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1956 Topps Hall of Famers and Stars Collection (58) Including Mickey Mantle SGC EX/NM 80
Starting Bid - $400, Sold For - $3,000
Presented are fifty-eight cards from the classic 1956 Topps set, comprised entirely of Hall of Famers and stars, highlighted by a stunning example of #135 Mickey Mantle. We have submitted five cards to be graded by SGC. This lot consists of the following: Two #1 Harridge (HOF, 2/98 L/R, otherwise Nr/Mt and Gd), two 2 Giles (HOF, Ex and Vg-Ex+), 5 Williams (HOF, VG/EX 50), 8 Alston RC (HOF, Vg-Ex), 10 Spahn (HOF, Nr/Mt+), 15 Banks (HOF, Vg-Ex), two 20 Kaline (HOF, both Ex), 25 Kluszewski (Vg-Ex), 30 J. Robinson (HOF, Ex), 31 Aaron (HOF, VG/EX+ 55), two 33 Clemente (HOF, SGC Authentic and Vg+), 61 Skowron (miscut top edge, otherwise Ex), 63 Craig RC (Ex-Mt), 79 Koufax (HOF, Ex-Mt), 101 Campanella (HOF, Ex-Mt), 107 Mathews (HOF, Vg-Ex), 109 Slaughter (HOF, Vg-Ex), 110 Berra (HOF, Vg+), 113 Rizzuto (HOF, Ex), 118 Fox (HOF, Ex-Mt), 120 Ashburn (HOF, Nr/Mt), 125 Minoso (Nr/Mt), 130 Mays (HOF, Authentic), 135 Mantle (HOF, EX/NM 80), 145 Hodges (Ex), 150 Snider (HOF, Ex-Mt), 164 Killebrew (HOF, Vg-Ex), 165 Schoendienst (HOF, Ex+), 173 Podres (Ex), 180 Roberts (HOF, Ex+), three 181 Martin (Nr/Mt, Ex and Gd+), 187 Wynn (HOF, trim, otherwise Ex), 192 Burgess (Ex+), 194 Irvin (HOF, Ex), 195 Kell (HOF, Ex), two 200 Feller (HOF, Vg-Ex+ and Vg), 208 Howard (98/2 T/B, otherwise Nr/Mt), 225 McDougald (Ex), two 235 Newcombe (Nr/Mt and slight trim, otherwise Nr/Mt), 240 Ford (HOF, Vg+), four 251 Yankees (two Ex-Mt, Vg+ and Fr), 255 Lemon (HOF, Nr/Mt), 260 Reese (HOF, Ex), 280 Gilliam (10/90 T/B, otherwise Nr/Mt), 292 Aparicio RC (HOF, Ex), 307 Wilhelm (HOF, Ex+), and 332 Larsen (Nr/Mt+). This is a very attractive collection of cards with several notable highlights. The equivalent SMR value for just the graded Mantle card is $1,000. Total: 58 cards. Reserve $400. Estimate $1,000++. SOLD FOR $3,000
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