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1952 Bowman Complete PSA-Graded Set (252)

Starting Bid - $2,500, Sold For - $9,000

Presented is an outstanding complete 252-card set of 1952 Bowman baseball, entirely graded and encapsulated by PSA (except for two cards). Extremely attractive mid- to high-grade set overall, with sixteen NM-MT 8s, seven NM+ 7.5s, 61 NM 7s, five EX-MT+ 6.5s, 80 EX-MT 6s, five EX+ 5.5, 48 EX 5s, 20 VG-EX 4s, eight cards graded lesser, and only two ungraded. The complete set ranks #23 on the PSA Set Registry with an overall GPA of 5.85. All cards have been submitted to PSA by our consignor at a great expense. PSA Grading Composite: NM-MT 8 (16 cards): #44 Campanella (HOF), 50, 52 Rizzuto (HOF), 53 Ashburn (HOF), 54, 56, 58, 96 (MC), 98 (MC), 102, 103, 146 Durocher (HOF), 173 (OC), 221, 232 Slaughter (HOF), and 241 (OC). NM+ 7.5 (7 cards): #10, 17, 104, 122, 134, 222, and 231. NM 7 (61 cards): #8 Reese (HOF), 12, 14, 20, 21 Fox (HOF), 26, 27 (OC), 33 McDougald, 39, 40, 43 Feller (HOF), 46, 48, 51, 57, 59, 60, 62, 68, 74, 78, 86, 87, 88, 89, 90, 99 (MC), 108, 109, 110, 114, 115 Doby (HOF), 119, 123, 130, 131, 137, 145, 148, 159, 161, 165, 166, 167, 164, 172 (OC), 174, 175, 177, 178, 180, 218 Mays (HOF), 219, 220, 235, 236, 237, 238, 239, 242, and 243. EX-MT+ 6.5 (5 cards): #105, 151, 171, 223, and 233. EX-MT 6 (80 cards): #1 Berra (HOF), 2, 3, 6, 9, 11 Kiner (HOF), 13, 16, 18, 19, 23 Lemon (HOF), 24, 25, 28, 29, 30 Schoendienst (HOF), 32, 34, 37, 38, 42, 45, 47, 49, 55, 63, 67, 69, 75 Kell (HOF), 80 Hodges, 70, 71, 73, 76, 82, 83, 84, 85, 91, 94, 97 (MC), 100, 106, 107, 111, 112, 128, 129, 133, 135, 136 (OC), 138, 139, 141, 149, 150, 152, 153, 155, 157, 158, 160, 168, 169, 170, 176, 179, 185, 186, 188, 190, 191 (MK), 192, 194, 195, 202, 203, 208, 240, and 250. EX+ 5.5 (5 cards): #4 Roberts (HOF), 64, 77, 116 Snider (HOF), and 127. EX 5 (48 cards): #5 Minoso, 7, 15, 22, 31, 35, 41, 61, 65, 66, 72, 81, 92, 95, 113, 117, 118, 120, 121, 124, 125, 132, 140, 142 Wynn (HOF), 143, 144, 162 Irvin (HOF), 182, 187, 189, 196 Musial (HOF), 214, 193, 199, 200, 205, 206, 209, 210, 212, 213, 216, 217 Stengel (HOF), 226, 227, 230, 245, and 247. VG-EX 4 (20 cards): #36, 79, 93, 126, 156 Spahn (HOF), 163, 183, 198, 204, 211, 224, 225, 228, 234, 244, 246, 248, 249, 251, and 252 Crosetti. VG+ 3.5 (1 card): #201. VG 3 (2 cards): #154 and 215. GOOD+ 2.5 (1 card): #147. GOOD 2 (2 cards): #184 and 207. FR 1.5 (1 card): #197. PR 1 (1 card): #101 Mantle (HOF). Ungraded (2 cards): #181 and 229. This is a very attractive and overall very consistent mid- to high-grade complete set of this classic Bowman issue. With a few strategic upgrades including Mantle, this entire could set could easily be upgraded to Excellent to Nr/Mt-Mt. The total SMR value in the assigned grades (factoring in the ten cards graded EX-MT+ and EX+ at the lower whole-grade level and not including the twenty-eight cards graded less than EX) is $10,508. Total: 252 cards.  Reserve $2,500. Estimate $5,000+++. SOLD FOR $9,000


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