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    1953 Bowman Color Baseball Near Set (159/160). 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. This set is in solid middle grade condition. A total of 7 cards have been graded by GAI. The set is missing #121 Berra. Highlights include - #'s 1 Williams (VG), 9 Rizzuto (EX), 10 Ashburn (GD), 12 Erskine (VG), 14 Loes (EX), 18 Fox (EX), 21 Garagiola (EX/MT), 24 Jensen (EX), 27 Rashii (VG), 32 Musial (VG), 33 Reese (GAI EX+ 5.5), 36 Minoso (VG/EX), 40 Doby (EX), 44 Bauer/Berra/Mantle (GAI EX-MT 6), 46 Campanella (VG/EX), 51 Irvin (EX), 55 Durocher (GD/VG), 57 Burdette (EX), 59 Mantle (GAI EX 5), 61 Kell (VG), 62 Kluszewski (VG/EX), 63 McDougald (EX), 65 Roberts (VG/EX), 68 Reynolds (EX), 78 Furillo (EX/MT), 80 Kiner (EX), 81 Slaughter (EX/MT), 84 Bauer (VG), 92 Hodges (GAI EX 5), 93 Rizzuto/Martin (GAI EX 5), 97 Mathews (VG/EX), 99 Spahn (GAI NM 7), 101 Schoendienst (EX/MT), 114 Feller (VG/EX), 117 Snider (VG), 118 Martin (EX), 143 Lopez (EX), 146 Wynn (GAI EX 5), 153 Ford (VG/EX), 160 Abrams (GD/VG). Grades 63% EX to EX/MT (few better), 37% VG to VG/EX (few lesser). SMR value exceeds $2,300.00.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2011
    10th-11th Thursday-Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 17
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