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    1956 Topps Baseball High Grade Complete Set (340). The 1956 Topps issue is similar in design to the previous year's product, making use of both a portrait and an "action" picture on the card fronts. A total of 54 cards have been graded by SGC. Highlights include: Graded Cards - SGC 96 MINT 9: 1 card, #87; SGC 92 NM/MT+ 8.5: 7 cards w/#'s 17, 86, 114, 157, 179, 308 and 328; SGC 88 NM/MT 8: 23 cards w/#'s 13 Face, 16, 42 Amoros, 54, 91, 115 Jensen, 127, 132, 138, 147, 167, 182, 193, 204, 209, 218, 224, 249, 279, 291, 293, 320 and 334; SGC 86 NM+ 7.5: 2 cards w/#'s 8 Alston and 85; SGC 84 NM 7: 8 cards w/#'s 33 Clemente, 72, 120 Ashburn, 130 Mays, 140 Score, 145 Hodges, 181 Martin and 188; SGC 80 EX/NM 6: 3 cards w/#'s 30 Robinson, 79 Koufax and 113 Rizzuto; SGC 70 EX+ 5.5: 3 cards w/#'s 10 Spahn, 31 Aaron and 101 Campanella; SGC 60 EX 5: 2 cards w/#'s 118 Fox and 251 Yankees; SGC 50 VG/EX 4: 5 cards w/#'s 110 Berra, 135 Mantle, 166 Dodgers, 176 Kellner and 213 Tigers. Ungraded - include #'s 1 Harridge (EX), 5 Williams (VG/EX), 15 Banks (EX), 20 Kaline (EX/MT), 25 Kluszewski (EX/MT), 61 Skowron (EX), 107 Mathews (EX), 109 Slaughter (NM), 150 Snider (EX), 164 Killebrew (EX), 180 Roberts (EX), 187 Wynn (EX), 194 Irvin (NM), 200 Feller (EX), 208 Howard (EX), 226 Giants Team (EX), 240 Ford (VG), 260 Reese (EX), 292 Aparicio (EX), 307 Wilhelm (EX/MT), 332 Larsen (EX). Grades 38% NM to NM/MT, 62% EX to EX/MT (mainly due to centering and not the corners with a few lesser). SMR value exceeds $4,500.

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    Auction Dates
    April, 2011
    21st-22nd Thursday-Friday
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