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    1953 - 1956 Topps, Johnston Baseball Shoe Box Collection (450+). Offered is a shoe box collection of over 450 cards from the 1953 to 1956 Topps Baseball cards. A total of 14 cards have been graded by SGC. Includes: 1953 Johnston Cookies (1) – Mathews (FR/tape); 1953 Topps (3); 1954 Topps (405) - Graded – SGC EX 5: 2 cards, #'s 239 Skowron, 250 Williams; SGC VG 3: 3 cards, #'s 201 Kaline (3); SGC Good 2: 1 card, #201 Kaline; SGC Fair 1.5: 5 cards, #'s 128 Aaron, 201 Kaline, 250 Williams (3). Ungraded - #'s 17 Rizzuto (FR, tape), 32 Snider (FR, tape), 132 Lasorda (FR, tape), 239 Skowron (FR, tape). 1955 Bowman (7); 1955 Topps (16); 1956 Topps (30) - #'s 101 Campanella (3: all SGC EX 5), 120 Ashburn (2: both EX), 180 Roberts (EX/MT). Overall, grades 37% EX to EX/MT (few better), 27% VG to VG/EX, 36% PR to FR (do to tape marks/pencil). SMR value exceeds $2,100.00

    Guide Value or Estimate: $4,000 - up.

    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    July
    1st Thursday
    Auction Dates
    July
    22nd-24th Thursday-Saturday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    13 Days
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: N/A
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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