1959 Topps Baseball Near Set (566/572) 
Lot Number 162
 
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Formidably closing out the Fifties, presented is a 1959 Topps Baseball Near Set of (566/572). This assembled near set is in off- to mid-grade with the majority of Hall of Famers, stars, and rookies included. Highlighted are #10 Mantle (GD-VG), #20 Snider (VG-EX), #150 Musial (VG-EX), #202 Maris (VG-EX), #212 Aaron/Mathews (GD-VG), #338 Anderson RC (EX/EX-MT), #350 Banks (VG-EX), #380 Aaron (GD-VG), #387 Drysdale (EX), #430 Ford (EX), #461 Mantle HR (GD-VG), #464 Mays Catch (VG-EX), #514 Gibson RC (FR), #515 Killebrew (GD), #543 Corsair Trio/Clemente (VG-EX), #550 Campanella (VG-EX), #561 Aaron AS (GD-VG), #563 Mays AS (VG) and #571 Spahn AS (VG-EX). The approximate breakdown of this collection is 10% (EX and higher) 40% (VG-EX), 20% (VG) and 30% (Lesser grades). The scarcer high numbers are congruent with the above median grades. These cards present very well with minimal staining, though some of the checklists have marks, minor writing and other defects. For a complete listing of key 1959 Topps cards not listed in this catalog, please visit our website.

Key 1959 Topps cards not listed in the catalog: #1 Ford Frick (GD-VG), #8 Phillies Team (EX-MT), #40 Spahn (VG), #408 N. Fox/Aparicio (VG), #435 F. Robinson (GD), #439 B. Robinson (VG), #450 E. Mathews (GD-VG), #467 Aaron HR (FR), #478 Clemente (PR), #509 Cash RC (VG-EX), #510 Yankees Team (VG), #528 Pirates Team (VG), #559 Banks AS (GD), #562 Kaline AS (VG) and #572 Pierce AS (GD-VG).
The missing cards from this set are: Missing only six cards: #50 Mays, #163 Koufax, #180 Berra, #300, #317 Ashburn/Mays, #360 Kaline and #564 Mantle AS. 
 
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