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Lot # 1112 (of 1336)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1978 Topps Football Unopened Wax Box (36 Packs)

Starting Bid - $300, Sold For - $1,200

Complete original unopened wax box of 1978 Topps football. The box houses thirty-six packs with each pack containing ten cards, for a total of 360 cards. This box comes from a very old-time collection consigned to this auction and has been carefully saved by the owner since the year of issue. The 1978 Topps set features rookie cards of Hall of Famers Fred Dean, Tony Dorsett, and John Stallworth, as well as numerous other stars and Hall of Famers, including Walter Payton, Terry Bradshaw, and Roger Staubach. While it is impossible to provide guarantees with reference to grading of unopened material, there is, of course, the very real possibility that within this box are Mint cards of these stars, as well as many other top players of the day. This box comes shrink-wrapped by Baseball Card Exchange (owned by Steve Hart, the foremost expert on unopened material). The store display box is bright and bold with moderate shelf wear visible and loosening to front joints held together by vintage tape. Total: 36 packs.  Reserve $300. Estimate $500+. SOLD FOR $1,200

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