1948, 1949, 1950, 1952 Bowman Collection (317)

Sold For: $2,040

Auction Year: 2017 spring

Lot: 1121

Item Year: 1948

Category: Postwar Baseball Cards (1948-present)

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Collection of 315 different (plus two duplicates) Bowman baseball cards, dating from 1948, 1949, 1950, and 1952, highlighted by twenty-nine Hall of Famers. The collection consists of the following: 1) 1948 Bowman (33 different cards): Condition is 36% Ex to Ex-Mt (including one better), 52% Vg to Vg-Ex, and 12% lesser (including one trimmed). Keys: #1 Elliott RC (Vg), 2 Blackwell (Vg), 4 Mize (HOF, Gd), 5 Feller (HOF, Ex), 7 Reiser SP (Vg), 14 Reynolds RC (SGC VG/EX 50), 19 Henrich (Ex+), Gordon (HOF, PSA EX-MT 6), 30 Lockman SP (Vg-Ex), 38 Schoendienst (HOF, Vg), 40 Marion RC (Ex-Mt), and 47 Thomson RC (EX 60). 2) 1949 Bowman (93 cards, including 91 different): Condition is 12% Ex to Ex-Mt, 53% Vg to Vg-Ex, and 35% lesser. Keys: #23 Doerr (HOF, Vg+), 24 Musial (HOF, trimmed, otherwise Fr), 85 Mize (HOF, Vg-Ex), 175 Appling (HOF, Vg), and 210 Gordon (HOF, Gd). 3) 1950 Bowman (109 different cards): Condition is 59% Ex to Ex-Mt (including some Nr/Mt), 31% Vg to Vg-Ex, and 10% lesser. Keys: #11 Rizzuto (HOF, Pr), 19 Spahn (HOF, Vg), 37 Appling (HOF, Ex+), 39 Doby (HOF, Fr), 40 Lemon (HOF, Ex), 43 Doerr (HOF, Vg-Ex), 71 Schoendienst (HOF, Fr), 84 Ashburn (HOF, Pr-Fr due to paper loss on top border), 94 Boudreau (HOF, Gd+), 98 Williams (HOF, Vg), 129 Gordon (HOF, Vg+), 139 Mize (HOF, 25/75 L/R, otherwise Ex-Mt), 220 Durocher (HOF, Ex), and 229 Frisch (HOF, Ex). 4) 1952 Bowman (82 different cards): Condition is 39% Ex to Ex-Mt, 47% Vg to Vg-Ex, and 14% lesser. Keys: #1 Berra (HOF, Vg+), 52 Rizzuto (HOF, Ex-Mt), 80 Hodges (Vg+), 116 Snider (HOF, Ex), 162 Irvin (HOF, Nr/Mt), 44 Campanella (HOF, Vg-Ex), and 30 Schoendienst (HOF, pencil on front, otherwise Vg). Total: 317 cards. Reserve $300. Estimate $500+.


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