1959 Topps Baseball Near Set (550/572) 
Lot Number 149
 
Quantity: Bid Starts: 10/01/2007 10:00:00 
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With a popular design and star-studded roster, the 1959 Topps baseball series closed out the fifties in grand fashion. The offered 1959 Topps baseball near set of (550/572) cards contains multiple depictions of legends such as Mantle, Mays and Aaron, along with early cards of Gibson and Maris. This mixed-grade selection has cards from both ends of the grading scale, with the majority being (VG-EX) with some better and others lesser. Despite instances of wax staining, creases and centering issues, this assembly has tremendous eye appeal. Key cards include #1 Frick (GD-VG), #10 Mantle (GD), #20 Snider (GD-VG), #150 Musial (GD-VG), #163 Koufax (EX), #180 Berra (EX/EX-MT), #202 Maris (EX-MT), #212 Aaron/Mathews (EX/EX-MT), #317 Ashburn/Mays (EX), #350 Banks (VG-EX), #380 Aaron (VG), #387 Drysdale (EX/EX-MT), #408 N. Fox/Aparicio (VG), #430 Ford (EX), #435 F. Robinson (EX/EX-MT), #439 B. Robinson (VG-EX), #461 Mantle HR (VG-EX), #467 Aaron HR (EX), #478 Clemente (EX), #510 Yankees Team (VG/VG-EX), #514 Gibson RC (EX/EX-MT), #515 Killebrew (GD), #528 Pirates Team (VG-EX), #550 Campanella (VG-EX), #559 Banks AS (GD-VG), #561 Aaron AS (GD-VG), #564 Mantle AS (FR) and #571 Spahn AS (EX). The more difficult high numbers from this attractive set also present as well as, if not better than, the lower series. For a complete list of key cards, please visit our website.

#1 Frick (GD-VG), #8 Phillies Team (PR), #10 Mantle (GD), #20 Snider (GD-VG), #40 Spahn (GD-VG), #150 Musial (GD-VG), #163 Koufax (EX), #180 Berra (EX/EX-MT), #202 Maris (EX-MT), #212 Aaron/Mathews (EX/EX-MT)#317 Ashburn/Mays (EX), #350 Banks (VG-EX), #360 Kaline (GD) #380 Aaron (VG), #387 Drysdale (EX/EX-MT), #408 N. Fox/Aparicio (VG), #430 Ford (EX), #435 F. Robinson (EX/EX-MT), #439 B. Robinson (VG-EX), #450 E. Mathews (GD), #461 Mantle HR (VG-EX), #464 Mays Catch (VG), #467 Aaron HR (EX), #478 Clemente (EX), #510 Yankees Team (VG/VG-EX), #514 Gibson RC (EX/EX-MT), #515 Killebrew (GD), #528 Pirates Team (VG-EX), #550 Campanella (VG-EX), #559 Banks AS (GD-VG), #561 Aaron AS (GD-VG), #564 Mantle AS (FR), #571 Spahn AS (EX), #572 Pierce AS (VG). 
 
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