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Lot # 596 (of 1389)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1962 Topps Complete Set (598) Plus 18 Variations

Starting Bid - $500, Sold For - $2,700

37% Ex-Mt (including some Nr/Mt), 54% Vg-Ex to Ex, 7% Vg, and 2% color added. The 1962 Topps set has a well-deserved reputation for being the era's most condition-sensitive issue. This is a very pleasing mid-grade complete set of this classic (which, as can easily be seen by the condition composite, includes many high-grade cards as well), with all the great stars of the era. Also included are eighteen variations: ten "green tints" and variations for #129, 132, 139 (x2), 147, 174, 176, and 190. Consigned from an old-time collection! We have selected six cards to be graded and encapsulated by SGC. Keys: #1 Maris (EX+ 70), 5 Koufax (Vg-Ex+), 10 Clemente (EX/NM 80), 18 Manager's Dream (EX/NM+ 82), 25 Banks (Ex-Mt+), 30 Mathews (Vg-Ex+), 45 B. Robinson (Ex+), 50 Musial (Ex-Mt), 53 AL HR LDRS (Ex-Mt), 100 Spahn (Vg-Ex), 140 Gehrig/Ruth (Vg), 150 Kaline (Ex-Mt), 199 Perry RC (Ex), 200 Mantle (EX+ 70), 251 Yankees Team (Ex), 300 Mays (Vg), 310 Ford (Vg-Ex+), 313 Maris Blast (Ex-Mt), 318 Mantle Switch Hitter (Vg-Ex+), 320 Aaron (Vg), 340 Drysdale (Ex), 350 F. Robinson (Ex+), 360 Berra (Ex), 387 Brock RC (VG/EX+ 55), 394 Aaron AS (Gd/Vg), 395 Mays AS (Ex+), 401 Maris/Cepeda (Ex+), 425 Yastrzemski (Ex), 471 Mantle AS (EX/NM 80), 500 Snider (Ex), 530 Gibson (Ex), 544 McCovey (Ex), 575 Schoendienst (Vg-Ex), 592 Bouton RC (Ex), 594 Uecker RC (Nr/Mt), 596 Pepitone RC (Vg-Ex+), and 598 Hickman RC (Ex). Affordable mid-grade complete sets such as this are extremely popular and represent a tremendous collector value. The equivalent SMR value for just five of the six graded cards (not including the Brock and not including the 610 ungraded cards!) is $560. Total: 616 cards (complete set of 598 plus 18 variations). SOLD FOR $2,700


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