1952 Bowman Football (Large) Starter Set of (82) Different 
Lot Number 503
 
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Undoubtedly the most popular of all the football issues released by Philadelphia’s Bowman Gum Company is the 1952 Large edition. These colorful cards are hallmarked by astounding player selection, difficult shortprints, a perfect melding of professional and college football, and incredible vibrant colors. Offered is a group of (82) different gridiron greats from this famed series. This selection has a median grade of (VG) with many better and only a few lesser. Additionally, the higher series presents a bit nicer than the low series and mostly grades in the (VG-EX) range. Highlights include #1 Van Brocklin SP (GD), #2 O. Graham (VG), #3 D. Walker (VG), #10 Bednarik SP (VG-EX), #14 P. Brown (VG), #17 Tittle (PSA 4) #19 Connor SP (VG-EX), #21 Howton RC (GD-VG), #23 Marchetti RC (GD), #78 Layne (VG), #85 Robustelli RC (VG), #93 Benners, #105 Groza (VG), #108 H. Johnston RC SP (VG-EX), #129 Christiansen RC (EX/EX-MT), #137 Waterfield (EX), #140 Lary RC (EX/EX-MT) and #142 Landry (PSA 5). This group contains some cards lesser and others better than the assigned aggregate. For a complete list of key cards, please visit our website.

#1 Van Brocklin SP (GD), #2 O. Graham (VG), #3 D. Walker (VG), #4 Owen RC CO (VG), #8 Modzelewski (VG), #9 Spencer SP (VG), #10 Bednarik SP (VG-EX), #12 Trippi (VG), #13 Fears (VG), #14 P. Brown (VG), #15 Hart (GD-VG), #18 Justice SP (GD), #19 Connor SP (VG-EX), #21 Howton RC (GD-VG), #23 Marchetti RC (GD), #25 Younger (VG), #57 Millner RC CO (GD-VG), #64 Hartley SP (VG), #78 Layne (VG), #85 Robustelli RC (VG), #91 Heath SP (VG), #92 Pihos (VG), #104 B. Young (VG-EX), #105 Groza (VG), #108 H. Johnston RC SP (VG-EX), #129 Christiansen RC (EX/EX-MT), #137 Waterfield (EX) and #140 Lary RC (EX/EX-MT) 
 
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