March 30, 2017: Sports & Americana Auction
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This is a really nice array of 1956 Topps Baseball, with a significant group of HOFers, presented here in an overall condition a bit better than this issue is typically found in mature collections. An imposing lineup of Hall of Famers is featured in the mix, including Clemente, Koufax, Banks, Jackie Robinson, Feller and Berra; overall the grouping breaks down to 86 percent better than Very Good to Excellent, with only 14 percent below. The breakdown: Ex-Mt (11): No. 15 Banks, 16, 23 o/c, 24, 36 o/c, 53, 54 o/c, 88, 174, 209 and 256; Excellent (38): No. 1 Harridge, 2 Giles, 7, 14, 21, 27, 37 o/c, 40, 46, 50, 57 o/c, 59 o/c, 66, 68, 71 o/c, 74 o/c, 78, 82 o/c, 86 o/c, 87, 93, 94 o/c, 96 o/c, 97, 137, 157 o/c, 160, 191 o/c, 210, 231 m/c, 264 o/c, 265 o/c, 270, 296, 318, 327, 331 and 336; Very Good to Excellent (50): No. 8 Alston, 9, 12, 13, 19, 22, 25, 33 Clemente, 34, 42, 43 o/c, 44, 45, 47, 56, 60 (2), 62, 63, 64, 70, 73, 75 o/c, 78, 79 Koufax o/c, 80 o/c, 83, 84, 92, 99 o/c, 104, 123 o/c, 129, 144, 156, 161 o/c, 168, 170 o/c, 180 Roberts, 200 Feller o/c, 208, 210, 273 o/c, 285, 305, 319, 321 o/c, 330 o/c, 333 and 339 o/c; Very Good (12): No. 3, 4, 18, 32, 102, 118 Fox, 145 Hodges, 190, 204, 310, 323 and 332 Larsen; Good (3): No. 30 Jackie Robinson, 81 and 109 Slaughter m/c; and Fair (2): No. 110 Berra and 178.
1956 Topps Baseball Partial Set With Clemente, Koufax, Robinson, Banks, 10 HOFers (115)1956 Topps Baseball Partial Set With Clemente, Koufax, Robinson, Banks, 10 HOFers (115)
1956 Topps Baseball Partial Set With Clemente, Koufax, Robinson, Banks, 10 HOFers (115)
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Minimum Bid: $125
Final prices include buyers premium.: $584
Number Bids: 14
Auction closed on Thursday, March 30, 2017.

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