1971-79 Topps Baseball Complete and Near Set Run of (8) 
Lot Number 210
 
Quantity: Bid Started: 02/21/2007 10:00:00 
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Description

The assembled lot contains either a near set or a complete set from every regular Topps issue from 1971 to 1979. The 1974, 1976, 1977 and 1978 collections are each complete, while the 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975 and 1979 are missing a combined twenty-four cards. The sets from 1971 to 1975 have aggregate grades of VG-EX, the 1975 and 1979 series grade EX, with the remaining years being solid EX-MT or better. Highlights include 1971 Topps: #5 Munson (VG-EX), #20 Jackson (VG), #100 Rose (VG-EX), #341 Garvey RC (VG-EX), #400 Aaron (VG-EX), #513 Ryan (VG), #525 Banks (EX), #630 Clemente (EX); 1972 Topps: #309 Clemente (VG-EX), #751 Carlton TRD (VG-EX); 1973 Topps: #50 Clemente (VG-EX), #220 Ryan (VG-EX), #615 Schmidt RC (VG); 1974 Topps: #20 Ryan (EX-MT), #130 Jackson (EX-MT), #456 Winfield RC (EX-MT); 1975 Topps: #70 Schmidt (VG-EX), #223 Yount (VG-EX), #228 Brett RC (VG-EX), #500 Ryan (VG-EX); 1976 Topps: #19 Brett (EX-MT), #98 Eckersley RC (EX-MT), #240 Rose (EX-MT), #550 Aaron (EX-MT); 1977 Topps: #144 Sutter RC (NM), #473 Dawson RC (NM), #650 Ryan (NM); 1978 Topps: #36 Murray RC (EX-MT oc), #400 Ryan (EX-MT) and #707 Molitor/Trammell RC (EX-MT o/c) and 1979 Topps: #116 O. Smith RC (EX-MT). Please visit our website for a more detailed list of the contents of this lot.

This lot is highlighted by:

1971 Topps - #5 Thurman Munson (VG-EX), #20 Reggie Jackson (VG), #100 Pete Rose (VG-EX), #250 Johnny Bench (G), #341 Steve Garvey RC (VG-EX), #400 Hank Aaron (VG-EX), #513 Nolan Ryan (VG), #525 Ernie Banks (EX), #600 Willie Mays (VG), #630 Roberto Clemente (EX), #640 Frank Robinson (VG-EX) and #709 Don Baylor RC (VG-EX). Missing #687.

1972 Topps - #49 Willie Mays (VG), #79 Carlton Fisk RC (EX-MT oc), #299 Hank Aaron (VG-EX), #309 Roberto Clemente (VG-EX), #595 Nolan Ryan (VG), #686 Steve Garvey (VG), #751 Steve Carlton TRD (VG-EX), #752 Joe Morgan TRD (VG-EX) and #754 Frank Robinson TRD (VG-EX). Missing #695.

1973 Topps - #1 Ruth/Aaron/Mays (VG), #50 Roberto Clemente (VG-EX), 100 Hank Aaron (VG), #130 Pete Rose (VG), #220 Nolan Ryan (VG-EX), #305 Willie Mays (VG) and #615 Mike Schmidt RC (VG). Missing #110 & #265.

1974 Topps - #20 Nolan Ryan (EX-MT), #130 Reggie Jackson (EX-MT), #283 Mike Schmidt (EX), #300 Pete Rose (VG-EX) and #456 Dave Winfield RC (EX-MT).

1975 Topps - #70 Mike Schmidt (VG-EX), #223 Robin Yount (VG-EX), #228 George Brett RC (VG-EX), #320 Pete Rose (VG), #500 Nolan Ryan (VG-EX) and #616 Jim Rice RC (EX). Missing #97 & #475.

1976 Topps - #19 George Brett (EX-MT), #98 Dennis Eckesley RC (EX-MT), #240 Pete Rose (EX-MT) and #550 Hank Aaron (EX-MT).

1977 Topps - #144 Bruce Sutter RC (NM), #450 Pete Rose (EX-MT), #473 Andre Dawson RC (NM) and #650 Nolan Ryan (NM).

1978 Topps - #36 Eddie Murray RC (EX-MT oc), #400 Nolan Ryan (EX-MT) and #707 Molitor/Trammell RC (EX-MT oc).

1979 Topps - #116 Ozzie Smith RC (EX-MT). Missing #232-#240 and #591-599.  
 
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