1965 Topps Baseball Near Set (592/598) 
Lot Number 808
 
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Presented is a tough 1965 Topps Baseball near set of (592/598) cards. This mostly mid- to high-grade “pennant style” edition is noted as one of the more difficult-to-complete sets of the 1960s and is packed with Hall of Fame talent and key rookies. The composite grade of this selection is approximately 25% (EX-MT or better), 40% (EX), 15% (VG-EX) and 20% (VG or lesser). Highlights include #16 Morgan RC (VG), #134 Mantle WS (EX), #160 Clemente (GD), #205 Spahn (EX-MT), #250 Mays (VG), #385 Yastrzemski (EX), #470 Berra (EX-MT), #477 Carlton RC (EX-MT), #500 Mathews (EX-MT), #510 Banks (EX/EX-MT), #526 Hunter RC (EX-MT), #540 Brock (EX-MT) and #581 Perez RC (EX-MT). The more difficult high numbers are impressive and sharper than the more common lower series. For a complete list of key cards and missing numbers, please visit our website.

#3 Mantle/Killebrew LL (GD), #5 Mantle/Killebrew/Brooks LL (VG), #16 Morgan RC (VG), #120 F. Robinson (VG), #130 Kaline (GD-VG), #134 Mantle WS (EX), #150 B. Robinson (EX), #155 Maris (GD-VG), #160 Clemente (GD), #205 Spahn (EX-MT), #250 Mays (VG), #282 Murakami RC (VG-EX), #320 Gibson (VG), #330 Ford (EX), #385 Yastrzemski (EX), #400 Killebrew (EX/EX-MT), #460 R. Allen (EX-MT), #461 Niekro (EX-MT), #470 Berra (EX-MT), #477 Carlton RC (EX-MT), #500 Mathews (EX-MT), #510 Banks (EX/EX-MT), #513 Yankees Team (EX), #519 Uecker (EX-MT), #526 Hunter RC (EX-MT), #533 McGraw RC (EX-MT), #540 Brock (EX-MT), #550 Stottlemyre (EX/EX-MT), #551 Mets Team (EX/EX-MT) and #581 Perez RC (EX-MT); Missing Numbers: 170 Aaron, 207 Rose, 236, 300 Koufax, 350 Mantle and 410. 
 
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