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Lot # 434 (of 873)   < Previous Lot | Next Lot >

1949 and 1955 Bowman Partial Sets (376 cards)

Starting Bid - $500.00, Sold For - $3,450.00

192 different 1949 Bowman baseball plus 184 different 1955 Bowman baseball, for a total of 376 cards: 1) 1949 Bowman partial set of 192 different (out of 240 cards in set). The 48 cards missing for completion (32 low #'s and 16 high #'s) include #50 Robinson, 60 Berra, 100 Hodges, 110 Wynn, 214 Ashburn, 223 Doby, and 238 Lemon. 63 of the 192 cards have been professionally graded and encapsulated by SCD Authentic as follows: Three EX+ 5.5: #'s 17, 225, and 239. Six EX 5: #'s 10, 40, 46 Roberts (RC), 166, 167, and 175 Appling. 32 VG-EX 4: #'s 2, 3, 12, 36 Reese, 37, 41, 52, 68, 75, 79, 85 Mize (no name), 96, 98 Rizzuto (name), 109 (script name), 117, 119, 144, 145, 146, 161, 162 Roe (RC), 180, 192, 203, 205, 207, 213, 216, 219, 222, 231, and 240 (last card). 16 VG 3: #'s 13, 53, 67, 72, 84 Campanella (RC), 90, 93, 99, 108, 118, 120, 155, 185, 208, 220, and 237. Six Good 2: #'s 24 Musial, 62, 63, 73, 116, and 154. The balance of the 192 card partial set (129 cards) grades 20% Ex, 70% range from Vg to Vg-Ex, 10% lesser grades. Highlights: #'s 27 Feller (Vg), 29 Kiner (Vg-Ex), 33 Spahn (Vg-Ex), 70 Furillo (RC, Ex), 111 Schoendienst (Vg), 224 Paige (Vg), and 226 Snider (RC, Vg). 2) The 1955 Bowman partial set is more than 50% complete with 184 of the 320 cards. 35% Ex-Mt, 55% range from Vg-Ex to Ex, 10% lesser grades. Highlighted by #179 Hank Aaron (Ex-Mt), #184 Mays (Ex to Ex-Mt), and 202 Mickey Mantle PSA EX-MT 6; additional key cards include: #'s 1 Wilhelm (Ex-Mt), 22 Campanella (Vg), 23 Kaline (Ex), 33 Fox (Vg-Ex), 37 Reese (Vg-Ex), 59 Ford (Ex-Mt), 60 Slaughter (Ex-Mt), 65 Zimmer (RC, Ex), 68 Howard (RC, Ex-Mt), and 171 Roberts (Ex). Total 376 cards. Reserve $500. Estimate $1,000/$2,000. SOLD FOR $3,450.00


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