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1972 Topps Football Complete Set (351 cards) with 61 SGC-Graded Cards

Starting Bid - $500.00, Sold For - $2,666.25

Complete 351-card set of 1972 Topps football. This is an extraordinary high-grade complete set of 1972 Topps football cards. Of the 351 cards in the set, sixty-one (17%) have been professionally graded and encapsulated by SGC. Included are two MINT 96s, fifteen NM/MT+ 92s, fifteen NM/MT 88s, thirteen NM+ 86s, eight NM 84s, seven EX/NM 80s, and one EX+ 70. The SGC condition report is as follows: Two MINT 96: #293 and 333. Fifteen NM/MT+ 92: #100 Namath, 240 L. Little RC, 266, 268, 275 Yeprimian AP, 276, 277 Eller AP, 280 Lilly AP, 282, 285 Brown AP, 287 Houston AP, 298, 330 Russell, 338 Spurrier IA, and 339 F. Little IA. Fifteen NM/MT 88: #13 Riggins RC, 267 L. Little AP, 269 Blue AP, 272 Griese AP, 273, 274 F. Little AP, 278 Smith AP, 286, 301, 304, 307 Parrish, 309, 336, 343 Namath IA, and 345. Thirteen NM+ 86: #55 Manning RC, 65 Plunkett RC, 264 Sanders AP, 265 Yary AP, 271 Warfield AP, 281 Hendricks AP, 294 Checklist, 295, 296, 300 Page, 308, 324, and 346. Eight NM 84: #200 Staubach RC, 279 Page AP, 283 Lanier AP, 288, 291 Spurrier RC, 297, 349, and 351 Willard (last card in set). Seven EX/NM 80: #101 Greenwood RC, 270 O. Taylor AP, 284, 323, 334 C. Taylor, 340 Dawson IA, and 341 Butkus IA. One EX+ 70: #331 Morris. Ungraded keys: #93 Hendricks RC (Ex), 150 Bradshaw (Ex/Ex-Mt), 230 Greene (Nr/Mt), and 348 Blanda IA (Ex). The condition of the 290 cards which have not been encapsulated range from Ex-Mt to Nr/Mt-Mt (with a few slightly lesser), averaging Nr/Mt overall. This is an extraordinary high-grade complete set, including all the Hall of Famers and stars of the era. The equivalent SMR value for just the sixty graded cards (without taking into account the half-grades for which SMR value is not available, without including the one card graded EX+ 70, and without the 290 ungraded cards!) is $1,465. Total: 351 cards. Reserve $500. Estimate $1,000/$1,500+. SOLD FOR $2,666.25


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