Lot #8034
1939-72 Topps, Bowman and Others Shoebox Collection of Hall of Famers and Superstars (350+)

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Estimate: $1500+

Description

Very nice collection of superstar cards and Hall of Famers from a childhood collection. When we first saw these cards, they were actually in a shoebox! The 1950s cards are heavy in Brooklyn Dodgers and New York Yankees. Only major stars within each year are individually graded, with the balance in similar condition. A total of 16 cards have been graded by PSA.

Graded Cards - 1955 Bowman: 2 cards with #22 Campanella (PSA 4), and 242 Banks RC (PSA EX 5).

1956 Topps: 3 cards with #15 Banks GB (PSA EX 5), 30 Robinson GB (PSA EX 5), and 101 Campanella (PSA VG-EX 4).

1957 Topps: 1 card, #10 Mays (PSA EX-MT 6).

1958 Topps: 2 cards with #5 Mays (PSA EX 5) and 30 Aaron (PSA EX 5).

1960 Topps: 1 card, #563 Mantle AS (PSA EX 5 MC).

1961 Topps: 3 cards with 344 Koufax (PSA NM 7 MC), 475 Mantle MVP (PSA VG-EX 4), and 576 Maris AS (PSA VG-EX 4).

1966 Topps: 2 cards with #50 Mantle (PSA EX-MT 6) and 598 Perry (PSA EX-MT 6).

1967 Topps: 1 card, #400 Clemente (PSA EX+ 5.5).

1968 Topps: 1 card, #110 Aaron (PSA NM-MT 8).

Ungraded Cards - 1939 Play Ball: 3 cards. 1941 Play Ball: 1 card, #49 Dahlgren (VG). Bowman - 1949: 1 card, #36 Reese (VG). 1950: 2 cards with 98 Williams (GD). 1951: 3 cards. 1952: 5 cards with #232 Fox RC (VG/EX), 252 Crosetti (VG), and 254 Jensen (GD/VG). 1954: 40 cards with 18 Fox (2, both VG). 1955: 49 cards with 10 Rizzuto (VG/EX), 59 Ford (VG), and 184 Mays (VG).

Topps - 1953: 2 cards with #81 Black (VG) and 254 Roe (GD). 1954: 1 card, #98 Black (VG/EX).

1956
: 23 cards (all are Gray Backs) with #10 Spahn (EX), 14 Boyer (EX), 107 Mathews (VG/EX), 113 Rizzuto (EX), 145 Hodges (EX/MT), 150 Snider (VG), 166 Dodgers (VG/EX), and 260 Reese (VG/EX).

1957: 18 cards with #12 Groat, 15 Roberts (EX), 80 Hodges (EX/MT), 90 Spahn (NM), 121 Boyer RC, 170 Snider (VG/EX), 212 Colavito RC (EX/MT), 3/4 CL Blony (marked), and 3/4 Bazooka (marked).

1958: 37 cards with #88 Snider (EX), 246 Yankees (EX), 310 Banks (VG), 314 Snider/Alston, 321 Klu/Williams (VG), 343 Cepeda RC (NM), 351 Fence Busters (VG/EX), 375 Reese (VG/EX), 418 Mantle/Aaron (EX), 436 Mays/Snider (VG/EX), 440 Mathews (VG/EX), and 487 Mantle AS (EX).

1959: 34 cards with #50 Musial (VG), 180 Berra (EX), 338 Anderson RC (NM), 430 Ford (VG/EX), 450 Mathews (NM), 457 Dodgers, and 543 Corsair Trio (VG).

1960: 33 cards with #7 Mays/Rigney, 10 Banks (VG), 28 Robinson (EX), 35 Ford (VG), 160 Mantle/Boyer (VG), 343 Koufax (VG), 493 Snider (VG/EX), 360 Banks AS (VG/EX), and 570 Drysdale AS (VG).

1961: 29 cards with #10 Robinson (EX/MT), 80 Killebrew (VG/EX), 160 Ford (VG/EX), 200 Spahn (EX), 228 Yankees (EX/MT), 287 Yaz (VG), 290 Musial (NM), 360 Robinson (NM), 430 Maz, 480 Campanella MVP, 482 Mays MVP (VG/EX), 485 Banks AS (VG), 577 Aaron AS (VG/EX), and 579 Mays AS (VG/EX).

1962: 35 cards with #5 Koufax (EX/MT), 53 Mantle/Maris (EX), 100 Spahn (EX), 150 Kaline (VG/EX), 300 Mays (EX), 310 Ford (VG/EX), 313 Maris IA (EX), 315 Ford IA, 317 Musial IA (EX/MT), 318 Mantle IA (EX/MT), 350 F. Robinson (EX/MT), 387 Brock RC (EX), 395 Mays AS (EX/MT), 500 Snider (VG/EX), and 544 McCovey (EX).

1964: 8 cards with #116 Oliva RC (VG/EX), 150 Mays (VG/EX), 210 Yaz (VG/EX), 380 Ford (EX), 429, and 550 Hubbs (VG/EX).

1965: 13 cards with #110 Santo, 120 F. Robinson (NM), 130 Kaline (EX), 155 Maris (VG/EX), 170 Aaron (VG/EX), 300 Koufax (VG), 385 Yaz (EX), 526 Hunter RC (VG/EX), and 540 Brock (EX/MT).

1966: 16 cards with #100 Koufax (EX/MT), 110 Banks (EX), 126 Palmer RC (VG/EX), 320 Gibson (EX), 420 Marichal, and 550 McCovey (EX).

1967: 18 cards with #140 Stargell (EX), 191 CL, 215 Banks (VG/EX), 250 Aaron (EX), 423 Mays/McCovey (EX/MT), 480 McCovey (EX/MT), 570 Wills (EX), 600 Robinson (VG), and 609 John (EX).

1968: 24 cards with #50 Mays (EX), 80 Carew (EX/MT), 220 Killebrew (EX), 250 Yaz (VG/EX), 385 Hunter, 500 F. Robinson (EX), and 520 Brock (NM).

1969: 23 cards with #50 Clemente (EX), 95 Bench (EX), 100 Aaron (EX), 400 Killebrew (EX/MT), 480 Seaver (EX), 485 Perry WL (EX/MT), 539 Ted Shows, 550 Robinson (EX), and 573 Palmer (EX/MT).

1970: 17 cards with #140 Jackson (VG/EX), 150 Killebrew (EX/MT), 300 Seaver (EX), 330 Brock (EX/MT), 462 Aaron AS (EX/MT), and 660 Bench (VG/EX).

1971: 8 cards with #20 Jackson (EX), 55 Carlton (EX), 160 Seaver (EX), 210 Carew (EX), 513 Ryan (EX/MT), 525 Banks (EX/MT+), and 640 F. Robinson (EX/MT).

1972: 3 cards with #49 Mays (NM) and 309 Clemente (NM).

Others - 1954 Red Heart: 7 cards with Gilliam (VG) and Spahn (GD). 1960 Fleer: 3 cards with #53 Foxx (GD/VG). 1963 Fleer: 4 cards with 32 Santo (VG), 41 Drysdale (VG), 45 Spahn (VG/EX) and 60 Boyer (EX).

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Sports
  • Dates: #567 - Ended November 21, 2019