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Lot # 1260 (of 1336)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1969 to 1973 Topps Test Issue Wax Wrappers (3) Including "Crazy TV" and "The Rookies"

Starting Bid - $200, Sold For - $240

Presented is a fascinating collection of wax wrappers from three different Topps nonsport test issues dating from the late 1960s and early 1970s. Each wrapper features a colorful illustration for the set pasted on top of thin wax paper. Two of the wrappers also have the Topps copyright and ingredient information sticker pasted along the left edge. 1) 1969 Topps "Crazy TV": 5-7/8 x 5-1/4 inches. The set name is printed against a bright yellow background, with a sample card (Bazanza) illustrated underneath. No copyright or ingredient information. Normal fold lines. Excellent. 2) 1971 Topps "Bobby Sherman": 6 x 5-1/8 inches. An image of Bobby Sherman is set against a bold blue background, with the set name underneath in black and yellow lettering. Copyright and ingredient information pasted on the left. Normal fold lines, with light areas of discoloration. Very Good to Excellent. 3) 1973 Topps "The Rookies": 6-1/4 x 5-1/8 inches. Images of three policemen are set against a red background, with the set name in yellow block letters underneath. Copyright and ingredient information pasted on the left. Normal fold lines, with light areas of discoloration. Very Good to Excellent. This is a very attractive trio of rarely seen Topps test-issue wax wrappers, all of which would make outstanding additions to even the most advanced nonsport collection. Total: 3 wax wrappers.  Reserve $200. Estimate (open). SOLD FOR $240


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