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Lot # 1857 (of 1866)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1951 Bowman Football Partial Set (119/144)

Starting Bid - $200, Sold For - $593

Presented is a partial set consisting of 119 different cards (out of 144) from the 1951 Bowman football set, one of the most classic of the 1950s football issues. Many of the cards in the offered collection still display bold colors but have obviously been handled throughout the years. 45% grade Vg and 55% grade lesser (including five trimmed). Keys: #1 Humble RC (Fr), 2 Graham (Gd), 4 Van Brocklin RC (Gd), 10 Van Buren (Fr), 12 Bednarik (Gd), 13 Turner (Vg), 20 Landry RC (Pr), 21 Weinmeister RC (Gd/Vg), 25 Walker (Pr), 32 Tittle (Vg), 34 Baugh (Gd), 40 Waterfield (Vg), 42 G. Davis (Vg), 46 Pihos (Vg), 56 Conerly (Vg), 62 Creekmur RC (Vg), 68 Grgich (Vg), 73 Lavelli (Gd), 75 Groza (Fr), 76 Hirsch (Vg), 86 F. Davis (Gd/Vg), 91 Tunnell RC (Pr), 96 Stautner RC (Gd), 104 Bruce (Fr), 105 Perry (Fr), 109 Motley (Pr), and 130 Finks (Vg). Missing the following twenty-five cards for completion: #11 Wistert, 15 Lujack, 17, 27, 29, 53, 77, 84, 88, 89, 90, 93, 95, 100, 102 Layne, 103, 106, 111, 116, 117, 136, 137 Trippi, 140 Nomellini, 143, and 144 Dudley. Extremely consistent partial set from the early 1950s, loaded with many great stars and Hall of Famers of the era. Total: 119 cards. Reserve $200. Estimate (open). SOLD FOR $593


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