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    1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle #253 SGC 50 VG/EX 4. When Mantle posed for the photo that would be used for his rookie card one wonders if he realized what an iconic portrait it would become. Though his early struggles almost convinced Mickey to hang up his bat at age twenty, his perseverance led to Hall of Fame immortality and turned this card from a mere "common" into the most valuable card in the popular set. Graded SGC 50 VG/EX 4. A solid representation with striking hues, a very clean white border with close to precise centering.

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