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    1962 Salada-Junket Baseball Coins Complete Set Plus Variations (240). From the John Esch collection. Inserted into packages of Salada Tea and Junket Pudding in 1962, these colorful plastic coins contain full-color paper inserts that depict the top baseball stars of the day. This offering includes the full set of 221 individual players, including 19 variations, for a total of 240 coins. Missing coins include: #'s 17A, 24B, 34B, 38A, 46B, 48A, 51B, 53B, 57B, 64B, 65B, 76B, 87B, 90B, 97A, 108A, 127A, 154B, 155B, 176A, 177A Banks. Highlights include: #'s 8 Ford (EX), 27 Yastrzemski (VG-EX), 33 Berra, (EX), 40 B. Robinson (VG-EX), 41 Mantle (VG), 67 Kaline (VG-EX), 109 Koufax (VG-EX), 149 Mays (EX), 180 Aaron (VG), 182 Bressoud (EX, "Broussard" error, clip back). Grades to 60% VG to VG-EX, 40% EX to EX-MT with some nicer.

    Guide Value or Estimate: $1,500 - up.

    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    October
    28th Thursday
    Auction Dates
    November
    18th-20th Thursday-Saturday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    7 Days
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