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1951 Bowman Near-Set (280/324) with 51 PSA-Graded Cards

Starting Bid - $400, Sold For - $2,280

18% Ex (including some Ex-Mt), 65% Vg to Vg-Ex, and 17% lesser. Presented is a partial set of 1951 Bowman consisting of 280 different cards (out of 324 in the set), highlighted by numerous Hall of Famers and stars, including Ted Williams and the rookie cards of Whitey Ford and Nellie Fox. Fifty-one cards are professionally graded and encapsulated by PSA. Keys: #1 Ford RC (VG-EX 4), 2 Berra (VG-EX 4), 10 Schoendienst (Vg), 26 Rizzuto (FR 1.5), 30 Feller (EX 5), 46 Kell (Gd), 50 Mize (Vg), 53 Lemon (EX-MT 6), 58 Slaughter (Vg), 62 Boudreau (Gd), 78 Wynn (Vg), 80 Reese (EX-MT 6), 134 Spahn (PR 1), 143 Kluszewski (Vg), 151 Doby (EX 5), 165 Williams (VG 3), 181 Stengel (Pr), 198 Irvin RC (Fr), 218 Lopat (Vg-Ex), 219 Woodling RC (VG-EX 4), 232 Fox RC (VG-EX 4), 254 Jensen RC (Pr), 260 Erskine RC (Vg-Ex), 275 Harris (VG-EX 4), 290 Dickey (VG 3), 295 Lopez (Pr), 323 Adcock RC (Vg), and 324 Pramesa RC (Vg). Additional PSA-graded cards: EX-MT+ 6.5 (1 card): #15. EX-MT 6 (7 cards): #6, 104, 149, 204, 208, 228, and 308. EX+ 5.5 (1 card): #274. EX 5 (11 cards): #56, 90, 225, 234, 237, 238, 273, 276, 293, 313, and 314. VG-EX+ 4.5 (1 card): #150. VG-EX 4 (10 cards): #83, 99, 127, 148, 152, 183, 203, 224, 245, and 311. VG+ 3.5 (2 cards): #310 and 316. VG 3 (3 cards): #52, 74, and 147. GOOD+ 2.5 (1 card): #100. GOOD 2 (1 card): #81. Missing only forty-four cards for completion as follows: #3 Roberts, 7 Hodges, 13, 14, 25, 27, 31 Campanella, 32 Snider, 109, 110, 118, 186 Ashburn, 187, 190, 193, 194, 196, 199, 201, 213, 233 Durocher, 253 Mantle RC, 256, 262, 263, 271, 282 Frisch, 284, 285, 288, 291, 292, 294, 296, 298, 299, 302, 305 Mays RC, 306 Piersall RC, 307, 309, 317, 320, and 321. A very consistent near set of this classic early 1950s Bowman issue, which provides a tremendous foundation for the assembly of an outstanding complete set. Total: 280 cards.  Reserve $400. Estimate $1,000++. SOLD FOR $2,280


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