1958 Topps Complete Set (494)

Sold For: $3,259

Auction Year: 2012 spring

Lot: 659

Item Year: 1958

Category: Postwar Baseball Cards (1948-present)

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75% range in grade from Ex to Nr/Mt (averaging Ex-Mt), 25% range from Vg to Vg-Ex/Ex (includes a few slightly lesser). The classic 1958 Topps set features all the great stars of the era, in many cases more than once, as so many stars appear again on special multiplayer cards or in the All-Star series (#476-494). Nine cards have been graded and encapsulated by SGC (5 cards, all submitted by REA) and PSA (4 cards). Keys: #1 T. Williams (PSA EX-MT 6), 5 Mays (SGC EX+ 70), 25 Drysdale (Ex), 30 Aaron (SGC NM 84), 47 Maris RC (SGC EX+ 70), 52 Clemente (SGC EX 60), 70 Kaline (Ex), 71 Dodgers Team (checked, otherwise Vg), 88 Snider (PSA EX-MT 6), 150 Mantle (PSA EX-MT 6), 162 Hodges (Ex-Mt), 187 Koufax (SGC EX 60), 246 Yankees Team (PSA EX-MT 6), 270 Spahn (Ex-Mt), 271 Martin (Nr/Mt), 285 F. Robinson (Ex), 288 Killebrew (virtually no top border, otherwise Ex), 304 Kuenn/Kaline (Ex-Mt), 307 B. Robinson (Nr/Mt), 310 Banks (Ex), 314 Snider/Alston (Vg), 320 Ford (Vg-Ex), 321 Williams/Klu (Ex-Mt), 343 Cepeda RC (Vg/Vg-Ex), 351 Braves’ Fence Busters (Vg-Ex), 370 Berra (Ex), 375 Reese (Ex), 418 Mantle/Aaron (Ex/Ex-Mt), 436 Mays/Snider (Ex), 440 Mathews (Fr), 476 Musial AS (Vg), 482 Banks AS (Nr/Mt), 485 T. Williams AS (Ex), 486 Mays AS (Nr/Mt), 487 Mantle AS (Nr/Mt), and 488 Aaron AS (Ex-Mt). As can easily be seen, the condition highlights are numerous and include many key cards. This is a very consistent and extremely attractive complete set of this classic 1950s issue that is highlighted by so many Hall of Famers. Total: 494 cards. Reserve $500. Estimate $1,000/$2,000+. SOLD FOR $3,259

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