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Helmar "R319" Big League Brew Series 1 Collection (106) with over 75 Hof'ers including Ruth, Gehrig, Foxx, Mantle, Wagner, Mathewson, and Grove

Starting Bid - $1,000, Sold For - $2,700

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Collection of 106 "Big League Brew" cards issued by the Helmar Brewing Company. This issue, which is similar in style to "R319" Goudey cards, is one of Helmar's most popular sets and, in keeping with the company's tradition, includes not only Hall of Fame and non Hall of Fame players, but also Negro League stars, Japanese players, and even House of David team members. The set began production in 2010 and new additional cards are still being issued today! The collection is comprised of the following: 1 Benny Bengough, 4 Walter Johnson, 5 Roy Campanella, 17 Jim Bottomley, 20 Kaoru Betto, 21 Roger Bresnahan, 23 Lefty Grove, 25 William Hardin, 28 Babe Didrikson, 33 Lou Gehrig, 39 Dickie Kerr, 40 Chick Hafey, 41 Ernie Banks, 42 Joe Jackson, 46 France Chance, 48 Willie Mays, 52 Wilbert Robinson, 55 Turkey Stearns, 56 Jackie Robinson, 57 Mickey Cochrane, 58 Mickey Mantle, 59 Johnny Evers, 60 Hack Wilson, 65 Roberto Clemente, 67 Mack & Collins, 68 Waner Brothers, 69 Victor Starfinn, 70 John McGraw, 71 Cap Anson, 76 Tris Speaker, 80 Jimmy Foxx, 82 Vern Stephens, 84 Lou Boudreau, 85 Bill Carrigan, 86 Chance & Jennings, 87 Ted Williams, 88 Fatty Fothergill, 90 Hank Greenberg, 91 Gil Hodges, 92 Harry Heilmann, 94 Pop Lloyd, 95 Christy Mathewson, 97 Dean & Paige, 98 Gabby Street, 99 Steel Arm Taylor, 100 Cobb & Wagner, 101 Dixie Walker, 103 Frank Wickware, 104 Ted Williams, 105 Joe Tinker, 106 Ernie Lombardi, 107 Street & Johnson, 108 Moe Berg, 109 Lou Gehrig, 110 Bob Feller, 112 George Kelly, 114 Zach Wheat, 116 Dan Brouthers, 118 The Jungle Club, 119 Eppa Rixey, 120 Willie Mays, 121 Joe Wood, 123 Joe Jackson, 124 Spahn & Sain, 125 Hank Aaron, 126 Moe Berg, 127 Eddie Collins, 128 Jimmy Foxx, 130 Ray Chapman, 131 Carl Hubbell, 132 Edd Roush, 134 Robert Grove, 135 Bottomley & Hafey, 137 Mel Ott, 138 Rabbit Maranville, 139 Bobby Brown, 141 Gabby Hartnett, 143 Moe Berg, 144 Roy Campanella, 145 Masaichi Kaneda, 147 Josh Gibson, 148 Pee Wee Reese, 150 Roberto Clemente, 152 Dean Brothers, 154 Eddie Robinson, 155 Babe Ruth, 156 Hack Wilson, 157 Wm. Rogell, 158 Honus Wagner, 159 Frank Baker, 160 Mordecai Brown, 161 Ray Chapman, 162 Hal Chase, 163 Paul Dean, 164 Joe DiMaggio, 165 Rogers Hornsby, 167 Tony Lazzeri, 168 Mantle & Aaron, 169 Mantle & Berra, 170 Fred Merkle, 172 Herb Pennock, 174 Frank Robinson, 177 Christy Mathewson, and 178 Ross Youngs. As a point of reference, the average price total realized in sirraffles' past weekly eBay auctions for the 106 cards in this collection is in excess of $4,000. Like all of the Helmar issues, these cards were intentionally produced with a distressed look, with most having rounded corners and rubbed edges. Near Mint condition overall. Total: 106 cards.



SOLD FOR $2,700


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