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    1980 Topps Rickey Henderson #482 PSA Gem Mint 10. The greatest lead-off man in the game's long history, Rickey Henderson reigns supreme in career stolen bases, lead off home runs and runs scored. Henderson is the only American League player to steal 100 bases in a single season -- something he accomplished three times. As talented on the base paths as he was in the batter's box, he acquired a passionate following of fans, on both sides of love and hate. He reached the apex of his 12 season, stolen bases crown in 1982 when he swiped 130 bases. Offered here is one of the most important trading cards of the 1980's, Henderson's 1980 Topps rookie card #482.

    Graded PSA Gem Mint 10. With just over 23,000 PSA submissions, this is one of just twenty-five graded "Gem Mint" which is shockingly low for a forty-one year old card. The stark white borders, heavy gloss and waxy layer certainly contribute to this precariously low population. This is a rare opportunity to acquire a pristine rookie card of a first ballot Hall of Famer and one of Baseball's All-Time Greats.


    Guide Value or Estimate: $150,000 - up.

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    July
    1st Thursday
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    22nd-24th Thursday-Saturday
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