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    1953 Bowman Color Baseball Complete Set (160). The first set of contemporary Major League players to feature color photography, this set marks a major milestone in the history of collectible cardboard and remains one of the most popular issues of the post-war era. A total of eighteen cards have been graded by SGC with an aggregate SMR value of $2881. Graded cards - BSGC 84 NM 7: Q #80 Kiner, 81 Slaughter; SGC 80 EX-NM 6: #9 Rizzuto, 21 Garagiola; SGC 70 EX+ 5.5: #92 Hodges; SGC 60 EX 5: #18 Fox, 40 Doby, 114 Feller; SGC 50 VG-EX 4: #32 Musial, 44 Bauer/Berra/Mantle, 46 Campanella, 59 Mantle, 97 Mathews, 121 Berra, 153 Ford; SGC 40 VG 3: #33 Reese, 117 Snider, 118 Martin. Ungraded cards include #1 Williams (EX/MT), 36 Minoso (EX), 55 Durocher (EX), 62 Kluszewski (VG/EX), 65 Roberts (VG/EX), 84 Bauer (VG/EX), 99 Spahn (GD, red ink on right border of card), 146 Wynn (EX). Grades 71% EX to EX/MT, 29% VG to VG/EX.

    Guide Value or Estimate: $9,000 - $12,000.

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2007
    5th Saturday
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