1954-00 Baltimore Orioles Team Sets Complete Run 
Lot Number 203
 
Quantity: Bid Starts: 03/17/2008 10:00:00 
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Description

Representing every Orioles squad form 1954 to 2000, the presented lot contains complete team sets with team cards (when applicable) from the previously mentioned years. With the sole missing cards being a 1957 Topps B. Robinson and 1967 Topps examples of B. Robinson and Belanger, the highlight of this lot are the condition of the cards from the 1950s and 1960s. The 1950s issues grade on average EX-MT or better, with approximately 10% grading NM-MT, while the 1960s issues are as nice with a crisp group of 1962 Topps. Besides a 1954 Bowman team-set, the lot is exclusively Topps, highlighted by (14) 1954 Bowman, (16) 1954 Topps, (14) 1955, (20) 1956, (23) 1957, (31) 1958 with #307 B. Robinson (EX-MT), (32) 1959 with #439 B. Robinson (NM oc), (36) 1960 with #28 B. Robinson (NM), (31) 1961 with #10 B. Robinson (NM) and (4) high numbers including #559 Gentile (NM) and #572 B. Robinson AS (NM-MT), (33) 1962 with #545 Wilhelm SP (EX-MT), (30) 1963 with #345 B. Robinson (EX-MT), (28) 1964 with #540 Aparicio (EX), (31) 1965, (29) 1966 with #126 Palmer RC (NM), #310 F. Robinson (EX-MT), #390 B. Robinson (EX), (31) 1967 with #475 Palmer (EX), (32) 1968 with #350 Bird Belters (EX-MT), (28) 1969, (41) 1970 and (30) 1970. The lot also contains (830+) 1972 through 2000 Topps Orioles complete team-sets, highlighted by 1978 OPC #154 Murray RC (NM) and 1982 Topps #21 Ripken RC (EX-MT) and an array of other Brooks and Frank Robinson, as well as more Murray and Ripken issues. Rounding out the lot are (280+) Orioles Minor League cards, mostly from the 1990s. A superlative Baltimore Orioles card collection that is as complete as anyone could hope for. Please visit our website for additional information on this lot.

It should be noted that this lot contains (3) 1966 Topps High Numbers including #533 (EX-MT), #562 (EX-MT) and #579 (NM) as well as (2) 1967 Topps High Numbers including #534 Bauer (EX) and #585 (EX-MT). The OPC Eddie Murray rookie card is a substitute for the Topps issue, both are not included. A perfect one purchase complete Orioles collection ideal for any Bird fan.  
 
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