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    1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle #253 PSA Authentic (Altered). A pinnacle of any '50s card collection. The universally admired and sought after rookie card of New York Yankees legend Mickey Mantle. The movies couldn't have scripted a better story, the country boy from Oklahoma, straining his neck in wonderment at the skyscrapers of New York, only to take the city and the baseball world by storm. Encapsulated PSA Authentic (Altered). This is a 100% real example of one of the preeminent cards in the hobby has had white painted on all four borders, the black key-line as well as his nameplate have color added. One or two corners appear to have been partially built up to an apparent excellent-plus level to match others.

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    November, 2013
    7th-9th Thursday-Saturday
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