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1953 Bowman Color Complete Set of (160/160)

Lot Number 75

Quantity: Bid Starts: 09/15/2010 12:00:00 
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The Bowman Company of Philadelphia made a splash by issuing the first full-colored card in hobby history. This expensive series that was designed to keep up with the fledgling Topps nearly drove Bowman to bankruptcy. Presented is a gorgeous 1953 Bowman Color complete set of (160) cards. This mid-grade series has an approximate condition breakdown of 15% (EX-MT or better), 25% (EX), 25% (VG-EX) and 35% (VG or lesser) with nearly 25% displaying traces of reverse wax staining. Keys include #9 Rizzuto (EX), #10 Ashburn (VG-EX), #32 Musial (VG), #33 Reese (VG-EX), #44 Bauer/Berra/Mantle (VG), #46 Campanella (VG), #59 Mantle (VG), #80 Kiner (EX-MT), #92 Hodges (VG), #93 Rizzuto/Martin (VG-EX), #99 Spahn (EX-MT), #114 Feller (VG-EX), #117 Snider (VG), #118 B. Martin (VG-EX), #121 Berra (VG) and #153 Ford (EX). For a complete list of key cards, please visit our website.

#1 Da. Williams (VG), #9 Rizzuto (EX), #10 Ashburn (VG-EX), #18 N. Fox (EX), #32 Musial (VG), #33 Reese (VG-EX), #40 Doby (EX), #44 Bauer/Berra/Mantle (VG), #46 Campanella (VG), #51 Irvin (EX), #55 Durocher (VG-EX), #57 Boudreau (VG-EX), #59 Mantle (VG), #61 Kell (EX), #62 Kluszewski (VG), #65 Roberts (VG), #80 Kiner (EX-MT), #81 Slaughter (VG-EX), #92 Hodges (VG), #93 Rizzuto/Martin (VG-EX), #97 Mathews (FR), #99 Spahn (EX-MT), #101 Schoendienst (VG), #114 Feller (VG-EX), #117 Snider (VG), #118 B. Martin (VG-EX), #121 Berra (VG), #146 Wynn (EX), #153 Ford (EX), #160 Abrams (VG)

 
 
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