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1989 Swell Football Complete Set Signed by 97 of the 100 Possible Players!

Starting Bid - $500, Sold For - $840

Near-complete set of 1989 Swell "Football Greats" cards featuring ninety-seven signed examples. This collection is comprised of 147 of the 150 cards in the set. Of those 150 cards, only 100 could have possibly been signed by the respective player. This collection includes ninety-seven of those 100 possibly signed cards!. Missing only Sid Luckman, Terry Bradshaw, and O.J. Simpson for completion (those are also the three cards missing from the set). All of the ninety-seven cards have been signed on the front, in a variety of inks, with the signatures ranging from "8" to "10," averaging "9/10." Cards remain in Near Mint condition overall. The ninety-seven signed examples in this collection are as follows: Grange, Hein, Hutson, Graham, Van Buren, Dudley, Wood, Shell, Baugh, Blount, Hunt, Tittle, Robustelli, J. Brown, Pihos, McElhenny, Fears, Stautner, J. Perry, Nomellini, Wojciechowicz, Trippi, Motley, Hirsch, Donovan, P. Brown, Bednarik, Turner, McAfee, Gregg, Gifford, Taylor, Flaherty, Moore, Lavelli, Connor, R. Brown, Lane, Groza, Canadeo, Schmidt, J. Parker, Berry, C. Parker, Matson, Marchetti, L. Wilson, Nitschke, Ewbank, Alworth, Willis, Starr, Sayers, Adderly, Unitas, Mix, Lary, Badgro, Otto, Lilly, D. Jones, Atkins, Ringo, W. Davis, Blanda, Bell, Olsen, Musso, Huff, Warfield, Mitchell, Jurgensen, Gillman, Weinmeister, Taylor, McCormack, W. Brown, Namath, Gatski, Lanier, Houston, Hornung, Staubach, Dawson, Csonka, Walker, Tarkenton, Maynard, Langer, Johnson, Greene, Ham, Ditka, Page, Biletnikoff, Upshaw, and Butkus. Total: 147 cards (97 signed). LOA from James Spence/JSA.

  Reserve $500. Estimate (open). SOLD FOR $840

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