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    1981 Topps Joe Montana Rookie #216 SGC Gem Mint 10. Before a guy named Tom Brady came along, this was the guy most commonly listed at the top of the all-time greatest quarterback ratings. Here the four-time Super Bowl Champion continues his reign of dominance as one of just eleven rookie cards to achieve a Gem Mint 10 rating from the good folks at SGC. No specimen has been slabbed as "Pristine," so this is quite literally as good as it gets.

    Frankly, it's difficult to imagine a card that could possibly outshine this pack-fresh beauty, a true forty-year old virgin. Corners are razor-sharp, colors are bright, registration is applied with ultimate precision, and centering is a dream. As the most dominant athlete of his generation, Montana should really track much more closely with Michael Jordan when it comes to rookie card values, particularly when considering that those Fleer Jordans are about three times as common. Many investors think this is a card with plenty of room for growth.


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    15th Thursday
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