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1953 Bowman Color Autographed Set (150 of 160)

Starting Bid - $1,500.00, Sold For - $7,540.00

1953 Bowman near-complete set includes 150 of the 160 cards in the set, all autographed. Missing only ten cards #2, 5, 37, 59 Mantle, 86, 113, 133, 140, 156, and 158 (one HOF and nine commons) for completion. The 1953 Bowman set has always been one of the most popular card issues of the era. The complete set in autographed form is an extraordinary accomplishment. All 150 cards have been signed and the signatures range in grade from "6" to "10," averaging an "8": 57% are signed in ballpoint pen and 43% in Sharpie marker or felt-tip pen. Keys: # 1 D. Williams (Vg), 8 Rosen (Vg-Ex), 9 Rizzuto (Ex), 10 Ashburn (Vg), 12 Erskine (Vg), 18 Fox (80/20 T/B, otherwise Vg-Ex/Ex), 21 Garagiola (back damage, otherwise Vg-Ex), 32 Musial (Vg-Ex/Ex), 33 Reese (slight trim, otherwise Ex-Mt), 36 Minoso (Ex), 44 Bauer/Berra/Mantle (Vg), 46 Campanella (70/30 L/R, otherwise Ex), 51 Irvin (Ex), 55 Durocher (possible slight trim otherwise Ex), 57 Boudreau (Ex), 61 Kell (Vg-Ex/Ex), 62 Kluszewski (70/30 L/R, otherwise Vg-Ex), 65 Roberts (Vg-Ex/Ex), 78 Furillo (Ex), 80 Kiner (70/30 T/B, otherwise Ex), 81 Slaughter (70/30 T/B otherwise Ex), 92 Hodges (slight miscut, otherwise Ex), 93 Rizzuto/Martin (30/70 L/R, otherwise Ex), 97 Mathews (Gd-Vg), 99 Spahn (Ex), 101 Schoendienst (Ex), 114 Feller (Vg), 117 Snider (Vg), 118 Martin (slight miscut, otherwise Vg), 121 Berra (Vg), 146 Wynn (Ex), 153 Ford (Vg). The balance of the cards range in grade from Vg to Ex-Mt, averaging Vg-Ex overall. Total 150 cards. LOAs from Mike Gutierrez/GAI and James Spence & Steve Grad/PSA DNA.Reserve $1,500. Estimate $3,000/$5,000. SOLD FOR $7,540.00


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