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    1953 Bowman Color Mickey Mantle #59 SGC 96 Mint 9. The first major bubble gum issue to make the transition to color photography, the 1953 Bowman Color issue is celebrated almost six decades later for its groundbreaking status and elegant, understated design. Presented is the key card in the set, a classic image featuring Yankees legend Mickey Mantle. Not just any example, this card exudes a stunning "pack fresh" aesthetic thanks to the close to perfect centering set off by four bright white borders, all connected by four razor sharp corners. Graded SGC 96 Mint 9. A lucky seven examples have charted so highly in the SGC rankings, none have rated any higher.

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    November, 2016
    17th-19th Thursday-Saturday
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