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    1955 Topps "Rails and Sails" SGC Graded Complete Set (200) - #1 on the SGC Set Registry! The Topps "Rails and Sails" set presents some of the most attractive trading cards ever made. The set's both contemporary and historical subjects are presented in glorious illustrations and in extremely accurate detail. Of the 200 full-color cards transportation enthusiasts can marvel at 130 locomotives, railroad cars and other train-related subjects plus 70 military and civilian sailing ships. With a popularity that equals the automobile related sets of the same era, "Rails and Sails" will forever be a landmark entry in vintage non-sports cards collection.

    With an 86.4 (NM+) GPA, this set ranks #1 on the SGC Set Registry. Not a single card is graded below the EX level. Over half of the set (54%) is graded NM-MT to GEM! Includes: SGC 98 Gem 10: 2 cards, #'s 67 and 135; SGC 96 Mint 9: 32 cards, #'s 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 14, 36, 39, 44, 49, 60, 62, 64, 70, 131, 133, 134, 139, 140, 147, 159, 160, 162, 164, 173, 175, 179, 181 and 192; SGC 92 NM/MT+ 8.5: 19 cards, #'s 2, 3, 24, 29, 30, 32, 58, 72, 89, 102, 108, 136, 143, 153, 180, 185, 187, 189 and 194; SGC 88 NM/MT 8: 55 cards, #'s 1, 7, 16, 20, 23, 27, 31, 33, 41, 43, 45, 48, 50, 52, 53, 66, 68, 71, 77, 78, 81, 83, 86, 87, 95, 99, 101, 103, 105, 107, 112, 115, 116, 117, 118, 124, 132, 137, 141, 142, 150, 154, 155, 156, 157, 161, 169, 174, 176, 177, 183, 184, 186, 188 and 190; SGC 86 NM+ 7.5: 8 cards, #'s 17, 18, 46, 100, 138, 151, 152 and 178; SGC 84 NM 7: 49 cards, #'s 13, 19, 21, 22, 25, 26, 28, 35, 37, 55, 56, 57, 61, 63, 65, 69, 73, 74, 76, 79, 80, 85, 88, 91, 92, 93, 94, 96, 98, 106, 109, 110, 113, 120, 122, 125, 128, 129, 130, 146, 158, 163, 165, 167, 171, 172, 182, 196 and 197; SGC 80 EX/NM 6: 24 cards, #'s 15, 38, 40, 42, 47, 54, 59, 82, 84, 90, 97, 111, 114, 119, 121, 126, 148, 149, 166, 168, 170, 191, 195 and 199; SGC 70 EX+ 5.5: 5 cards, #'s 34, 51, 104, 123 and 198; SGC 60 EX 5: 6 cards, #'s 75, 127, 144, 145, 193 and 200.


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