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1951 Topps Ringside Boxing Partial Set (65/96) Including Rocky Marciano
Starting Bid - $200, Sold For - $533
Presented is a partial set of 1951 Topps Ringside boxing cards, consisting of sixty-five different cards (out of ninety-six in a complete set), highlighted by Rocky Marciano's rookie card, one of the most popular and recognizable boxing cards from any era. While the cards in this set span multiple grades, almost all are bright and crisp. Nine cards grade Ex-Mt, twenty-four grade Ex, nineteen grade Vg to Vg-Ex, and thirteen grade lesser. Keys: #11 Baer (Ex-Mt), 32 Marciano (Ex+), 43 Robinson (Pr), and 88 Louis (Fr). This is an attractive, mixed-grade partial set of Topps' first attempt at boxing cards. Missing the following thirty-one cards for completion: #1, 36, 48, 49, 51, 54, 57, 60-63, 66-70, 73, 74, 76-79, 81, 85, 86, 90, and 92-96. The 1951 Topps Ringside Boxing set has always been extremely popular with collectors due to its exceptional artwork and the inclusion of boxing greats from all eras. Total: 65 cards. Reserve $200. Estimate (open). SOLD FOR $533
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