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Comprehensive 1909 to 1989 Cincinnati Reds Card Collection (2,027) Including More Than 100 Hall of Famers

Starting Bid - $400, Sold For - $4,200

Comprehensive collection of 2,027 cards spanning the years 1909 to 1989 featuring exclusively Cincinnati Reds and highlighted by more than 100 Hall of Famers. This collection also contains numerous non-Hall of Fame stars and high numbers, including nine different scarce 1952 Topps high-series cards. This collection represents a remarkable collecting achievement that took many years to assemble, and it is relatively complete from the 1930s to 1980s.

This collection consists of the following: 1) 1909 E92 Croft's Cocoa (1 card): Seigle (miscut, otherwise Pr). 2) 1909-1911 T206 White Border (11 cards): Condition is Gd to Vg, with six lesser, including four trimmed. Keys: Griffith/batting (Vg), Huggins/hands at mouth (Pr), and Huggins/portrait (Vg). 3) 1911 T205 Gold Border (2 cards): Egan and Mclain (both Fr). 4) 1912 T202 Hassan Triple Folder (3 cards): Condition is Gd to Vg. 5) 1912 T207 Brown Background (4 cards): Bescher, Clarke, McLean, and Phelan (Red Cycle, Fr). Condition is Vg, with one miscut. 6) 1915 E145 Cracker Jack (1 card): #97 Benton (Gd/Vg). 7) 1922 E121 American Caramel Series of 120 (1 card): Neale (slight trim, otherwise Ex). 8) 1933 R319 Goudey (9 cards): Condition is Pr to Gd, with two Vg. Keys: #44 Bottomley (Fr) and 74 Rixey (Gd/Vg). 9) 1933 R333 DeLong Gum (1 card): #19 Hafey (Pr). 10) 1934 R320 Goudey (4 cards): Condition is two Vg and two lesser. Keys: #34 Hafey (Pr/Fr). 11) 1934-1936 R318 Batter-Up (4 cards): #16, 164, 172, and 178. Condition is two Vg and two lesser. 12) 1934-1936 R327 Diamond Stars (3 cards): #31 Cuyler (Pr/Fr), 36 Lombardi (Vg-Ex), and 46 (Fr). 13) 1935 R321 Goudey (2 cards): #1H Piet/Bottomley (Vg-Ex) and 8D (Vg). 14) 1936 R322 Goudey (1 card): Derringer (Gd/Vg). 15) 1938 R323 Goudey (1 card): #246 Lombardi (Pr). 16) 1939 R334 Play Ball (10 cards): Condition is Vg to Vg-Ex, with two lesser. 17) 1940 R335 Play Ball (10 cards): Condition is Ex, with four Vg. 18) 1941 R324 Goudey (1 card): #7 Ambler (red, miscut, Vg-Ex). 19) 1941 R336 Play Ball (4 cards): #3, 4, 5, and 56. Condition is two Vg-Ex and two Fr. 20) 1948 Bowman (4 cards): #2, 39, 44, and 45. Condition is Gd to Vg. 21) 1948 Leaf (4 cards): #38, 39, 42, and 53. Condition is Vg-Ex. 22) 1949 Bowman (12 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex to Ex, with six Fr to Gd. 23) 1950 Bowman (12 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex to Ex, with three Vg. 24) 1951 Bowman (20 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex, with six Fr to Vg. 25) 1951 Topps Blue Backs (2 cards): #44 and 47. Condition is Fr to Gd. 26) 1951 Topps Red Backs (2 cards): #34 and 39. Condition is Vg to Vg-Ex. 27) 1952 Bowman (15 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex to Ex, with three Vg. 28) 1952 Topps (28 cards): Condition is Vg to Vg-Ex, with seven lesser. Keys: #323 Church (Vg+), 328 Borkowski (Vg-Ex+), 344 Blackwell (Vg+), 347 Adcock (Vg+), 350 Abrams (Gd), 379 Rossi (Vg-Ex+), 391 Chapman (Gd), 405 Pellagrini (Vg+), and 406 Nuxhall (Fr). 29) 1953 Bowman Black & White (5 cards): Condition is Gd to Vg-Ex. 30) 1953 Bowman Color (9 cards): Condition is Vg to Vg-Ex, with three lesser. 31) 1953 Topps (22 cards): Condition is Vg to Vg-Ex, with four lesser. 32) 1954 Bowman (15 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex to Ex, with three Vg. 33) 1954 Red Heart (2 cards): Bell and McMillan (both Ex). 34) 1954 Topps (15 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex to Ex, with two Vg. 35) 1955 Bowman (17 cards): Condition is Vg to Ex, with three lesser. 36) 1955 Topps (12 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex to Ex, with four lesser. 37) 1956 Topps (22 cards): Condition is Vg to Ex, with six lesser. 38) 1957 Topps (27 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex to Ex, with six Gd to Vg. Keys: #35 Robinson RC (Ex). 39) 1958 Topps (35 cards): Condition is Vg to Ex. Keys: Two #285 Robinson (Vg-Ex+ and Vg), 386 Birdie's Young Sluggers (Vg-Ex+), and 484 Robinson AS (Vg-Ex+). 40) 1959 Topps (34 cards): Condition is Vg to Ex, with four lesser. Keys: #435 Robinson (Ex). 41) 1960 Topps (38 cards): Condition is Vg to Ex, with ten lesser. Keys: #352 Cincy Clouters (Ex) and two 490 Robinson (Ex and Fr). 42) 1961 Topps (31 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex to Ex-Mt, with nine lesser. Keys: #25 Heavy Artillery (Vg-Ex), two 360 Robinson (Ex and Gd), and 581 Robinson AS (Ex). 43) 1962 Topps (43 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex to Ex-Mt, with twelve lesser. Keys: #54 NL HR Ldrs (Ex-Mt), 350 Robinson (Ex+), and 396 Robinson AS (Vg-Ex+). 44) 1963 Fleer (3 cards): #33, 34, 35. Condition is Vg to Vg-Ex. 45) 1963 Topps (35 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex to Ex, with seven lesser. Keys: #1 NL Batting Ldrs (Ex), 3 NL HR Ldrs (Vg+), and 400 Robinson (Ex-Mt). 46) 1964 Topps (29 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex to Ex-Mt, with four lesser. Keys: #125 Rose (Fr/Gd) and 260 Robinson (Ex). 47) 1965 Topps (30 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex to Ex, with four lesser. Keys: #120 Robinson (Gd/Vg), 207 Rose (Vg-Ex+), and 581 Perez RC (Vg-Ex). 48) 1966 Topps (30 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex to Ex, with six lesser. Keys: #30 Rose (Pr) and 72 Perez (Ex-Mt). 49) 1967 Topps (30 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex to Ex, with five lesser. Keys: #430 Rose (Fr) and 476 Perez (Fr). 50) 1968 Topps (31 cards): Condition is Vg-Ex to Ex-Mt, with nine lesser. Keys: #130 Perez (Vg-Ex+), 247 Bench RC (Vg+), 230 Rose (miscut, otherwise Vg-Ex), and 480 Manager's Dream (Vg+). 51) 1969 Topps (31 cards): Condition is Ex to Ex-Mt, with five lesser. Keys: #95 Bench (Gd/Vg), 120 Rose (Vg), 295 Perez (Ex), 424 Rose AS (Vg+), and 430 Bench AS (Vg+). 52-62) Cards from 1970 to 1989; complete details available on our blog.

This is a significant collection of cards, featuring exclusively Cincinnati Reds, with numerous highlights. Total: 2,027 cards.

SOLD FOR $4,200


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