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1961 Topps Complete Set (587) with 56 PSA-Graded Cards

Starting Bid - $1,000, Sold For - $4,113

Grades 5% Nr/Mt-Mt, 60% range from Ex-Mt to Nr/Mt, 35% Ex (one card lesser). This is an extremely attractive, high-grade complete set of 1961 Topps baseball. Of the 587 cards in the set, fifty-six cards (10% of the set) have been professionally graded and encapsulated by PSA (unless otherwise noted), including the many key cards (including Maris, Mantle, Clemente, Mays, Aaron, and Koufax, among many others). The PSA grades are as follows: One MINT 9: #481 (OC). Sixteen NM-MT 8: #41 NL Batting LDRS, 307 Mantle WS, 406 Mantle HR, 411, 437, 490 Bunning, 494, 501, 536 (GAI NM-MT 8), 540 Jensen, 551, 555, 558, 574 Aparicio AS (GAI NM-MT 8), 580 Kaline AS (GAI NM-MT 8), and 584. Thirty-five NM 7: #2 Maris, 10 Robinson, 28, 35 Santo RC, 43 NL HR LDRS (Aaron), 44 AL HR LDRS (Mantle), 49 NL SO LDRS (Koufax), 89 Martin, 120 Mathews, 150 Mays, 200 Spahn (SGC NM+ 86), 228 Yankees Team, 265, 300 Mantle, 311, 388 Clemente, 400, 401 Ruth HR, 402, 415 Aaron (GAI NM 7), 417 Marichal RC, 425 Berra (SGC NM+ 86), 472 Berra MVP, 475 Mantle MVP, 480 Campanella MVP, 495 Howard, 516, 552, 557, 559 Gentile, 568 Skowron AS (SGC NM+ 86), 576 Maris AS (BVG NM 7), 577 Aaron AS, 578 Mantle AS, and 581 F. Robinson AS (SGC NM+ 86). Four EX-MT 6: #287 Yastrzemski (GAI EX-MT+ 6.5), 308, 538, and 541. Keys: #1 Groat (Ex-Mt), 80 Killebrew (Nr/Mt), 88 Ashburn (Ex), 141 B. Williams RC (Ex), 160 Ford (70/30 T/B, otherwise Nr/Mt), 207 Koufax/Podres (Ex), 211 Gibson (Nr/Mt), 260 Drysdale (Ex-Mt), 290 Musial (Nr/Mt), 344 Koufax (Nr/Mt), 350 Banks (Nr/Mt), 360 F. Robinson (30/70 L/R, otherwise Ex-Mt), 405 Gehrig Benched (Ex), 429 Kaline (Ex-Mt), 430 Mazeroski (Ex-Mt), 443 Snider (surface abrasions on back, otherwise Ex-Mt), 478 Maris MVP (Ex-Mt), 482 Mays (70/30 L/R, otherwise Ex-Mt), 484 Aaron MVP (Ex-Mt), 485 Banks MVP (30/70 T/B and print dots, otherwise Ex-Mt), 517 McCovey (Ex), 545 Wilhelm (Ex-Mt), 572 B. Robinson AS (Ex-Mt), 575 Banks AS (Ex), 579 Mays AS (Ex-Mt), 586 Ford AS (Ex), and 589 Spahn AS (Ex-Mt). Bright and crisp complete set of this classic 1960s issue. The equivalent SMR value for just the fifty-five graded cards (not including the one qualified card and the 531 ungraded cards) is $4,054. Total 587 cards. Reserve $1,000. Estimate $2,000/$4,000+. SOLD FOR $4,113


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