1957 Topps Football Complete Set (154) Including Bart Starr Rookie PSA NM 7

Sold For: $10,200

Auction Year: 2016 fall

Lot: 1888

Item Year: 1957

Category: Football/Basketball/Hockey/Boxing/Other Sports

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Presented is an incredibly attractive and high-grade complete 154-card set of 1957 Topps Football, highlighted by thirty-four Hall of Famers, including the rookie cards of Bart Starr, Johnny Unitas, and Paul Hornung. Condition is 18% Nr/Mt-Mt, 47% Nr/Mt, 17% Ex-Mt, and 18% Vg-Ex to Ex. We have submitted fourteen cards to be professionally graded and encapsulated by PSA. Keys: #3 McCormack (Ex-Mt), 5 Marchetti (Vg-Ex+), 6 Nomellini (Vg-Ex+), 10 Richter (Ex-Mt), 11 R. Brown (Ex-Mt), 15 Butler RC (NM-MT 8), 16 Johnson (35/65 L/R, otherwise Nr/Mt+), 18 St. Clair (Nr/Mt-Mt), 20 Creekmur (Nr/Mt-Mt), 22 Van Brocklin (Ex-Mt), 26 Matson (Nr/Mt), 28 Groza (35/65 T/B, otherwise Nr/Mt-Mt+), 30 Tittle (Nr/Mt-Mt), 31 Blanda (Nr/Mt), 32 Layne (NM-MT 8), 35 Tunnel (70/30 L/R, otherwise Nr/Mt-Mt), 46 Hirsch (30/70 T/B, otherwise Nr/Mt-Mt), 49 Bednarik (Nr/Mt-Mt), 65 Donovan (Ex-Mt), 68 Lary RC (Nr/Mt+), 71 Robustelli (Nr/Mt-Mt), 85 Lane RC (Nr/Mt), 88 Gifford (30/70 T/B, otherwise Nr/Mt-Mt), 92 Stautner (30/70 T/B, otherwise Nr/Mt+), 94 Berry RC (NM 7), 95 McElhenny (Nr/Mt+), 96 Jones (20/80 T/B, miscut back, otherwise Nr/Mt+), 106 Christiansen (Nr/Mt-Mt), 119 Starr RC (NM 7), 124 McDonald RC (Nr/Mt-Mt), 128 Moore (Nr/Mt), 129 Perry (85/15 T/B, otherwise Nr/Mt), 138 Starr RC (EX-MT 6), 147 Ford (MINT 9), and 151 Hornung RC (NM 7). Other Graded Cards: One NM-MT+ 8.5: #81. Five NM-MT 8: #25, 44, 51, 76, and 118. One NM 7: #121. This is a particularly crisp and clean complete set of this popular football issue, highlighted by extremely attractive examples of several key cards. The total SMR value in the assigned grades for just the fourteen graded cards is $4,357. Total: 132 cards. Reserve $1,500. Estimate $3,000++.


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