1968 & 1972 Topps Baseball Starter Sets with Ryan RC 
Lot Number 878
 
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Here is a pair of starter sets from the 1968 and 1972 Topps Baseball editions. These colorful sets are highlighted by an impressive cast of Cooperstown residents and exhibit a lovely aesthetic appeal. The majority of cards in these sets fall in the (EX/EX-MT) range with some better and others lesser. Additionally, the more difficult high numbers present as well or even better than the lower series. Included are 1968 Topps: (485 different, 106 high numbers) #45 Seaver (NM), #80 Carew (EX-MT), #150 Clemente (VG-EX), #177 Ryan RC (NM oc), #230 Rose (GD), #374 Clemente AS (EX), #500 F. Robinson (VG-EX); 1972 Topps: (460 cards, 92 high numbers) #79 Fisk/Cooper RC (GD-VG), #752 Morgan TRD (EX/EX-MT) and #754 F. Robinson TRD (EX/EX-MT). With most of the scarce high numbers present, this offering presents a great opportunity to complete these challenging sets. For a complete list of key cards including approximate composite breakdowns of these sets, please visit our website.

1968 Topps: (485 different, 106 high numbers) #1 Clemente/Alou LL (VG-EX), #3 Clemente/Alou LL (EX), #45 Seaver (NM), #80 Carew (EX-MT), #150 Clemente (VG-EX), #177 Ryan RC (NM oc), #230 Rose (GD), #374 Clemente AS (EX), #500 F. Robinson (VG-EX); Composite Breakdown 20% (EX-MT or better), 30% (EX), 30% (VG-EX) and 20% (VG or lesser); 1972 Topps: (460 cards, 92 high numbers) #79 Fisk/Cooper RC (GD-VG), #668 Rangers Ream (VG), #751 Carlton TRD (trimmed), #752 Morgan TRD (EX/EX-MT), #754 F. Robinson TRD (EX/EX-MT), #761 Cey/Oglivie RC (EX). Composite breakdown 25% (EX-MT or better), 45% (EX), 15% (VG-EX) and 15% (VG or lesser). 
 
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