1962 Topps Baseball Near Set (496/598) with (22) SGC Graded 
Lot Number 802
 
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Assembled is an impressive 1962 Topps Baseball near set of (496/598) cards that is further strengthened by (22) SGC graded examples. This set is hallmarked by fragile wood-grain borders. The approximate condition breakdown for this offering is 20% (NM or better), 25% (EX-MT), 20% (EX), 20% (VG-EX) and 15% (off-grade). The more difficult high series presents better than the common low numbers and averages (EX-MT) with some better and others lesser. There exists moderate centering and wax stain issues that is often associated with the set. Exhibited are #1 Maris (SGC 20), #10 Clemente (VG), #25 Banks (SGC 60), #50 Musial (GD), #53 Maris/Mantle/Killebrew HR LL (SGC 60), #199 Perry RC (SGC 60), #300 Mays (SGC 60), #313 Maris IA (SGC 60), #318 Mantle IA (SGC 40), #360 Berra (SGC 40), #385 Wynn (SGC 84), #387 Brock RC (SGC 40), #396 F. Robinson AS (SGC 84), #425 Yastrzemski (SGC 60), #471 Mantle AS (SGC 60), #475 Ford AS (SGC 84), #530 Gibson (SGC 60), #592 Bouton RC (NM), #594 Uecker RC (EX-MT) and #596 Pepitone RC (EX/EX-MT). For a complete list of key, graded and missing cards, please visit our website.

#1 Maris (SGC 20), #10 Clemente (VG), #25 Banks (SGC 60), #30 Mathews (SGC 50), #50 Musial (GD), #53 Maris/Mantle/Killebrew HR LL (SGC 60), #99 Powell RC (VG), #100 Spahn (VG-EX), #139 Ruth 60 HR (SGC 50), #150 Kaline (EX), #199 Perry RC (SGC 60), #218 Torre RC (VG), #300 Mays (SGC 60), #310 Ford (EX), #313 Maris IA (SGC 60), #318 Mantle IA (SGC 40), #340 Drysdale (VG), #350 F. Robinson (VG), #353 Mazeroski (SGC 70), #360 Berra (SGC 40), #385 Wynn (SGC 84), #387 Brock RC (SGC 40), #396 F. Robinson AS (SGC 84), #401 Maris/Cepeda (SGC 50), #425 Yastrzemski (SGC 60), #458 Buhl (SGC 84, Plain Cap), #461 Hubbs RC (EX-MT), #471 Mantle AS (SGC 60), #475 Ford AS (SGC 84), #478 Zimmer (SGC 80), #500 Snider (VG), #505 Marichal (SGC 50), #530 Gibson (SGC 60), #537 Indians Team (EX-MT), #545 Wilhelm (GD), #552 Cubs Team (VG-EX), #575 Schoendienst (EX-MT), #584 Twins Team (VG), #591 McDowell RC (EX-MT), #592 Bouton RC (NM), #593 Rookie Pitchers (NM), #594 Uecker RC (EX-MT), #595 Rookie Infielders (EX-MT), #596 Pepitone RC (EX/EX-MT), #597 Menke RC (EX-MT), #598 Hickman RC (VG-EX);
Missing Cards: #2, 3, 5, 8, 12, 13, 15, 17, 18, 20, 28, 40, 45, 48, 61, 71, 73, 77, 83, 84, 91, 93, 95, 97, 105, 107, 114, 121, 127, 137, 138, 140, 141, 145, 146, 149, 153, 158, 159, 162, 165, 167, 173, 178, 185, 198, 200, 203, 205, 207, 208, 210, 211, 213, 215, 217, 219, 222, 224, 227, 228, 230, 233, 235, 236, 241, 245, 251, 254, 255, 261, 265, 268, 273, 275, 278, 279, 281, 285, 286, 292, 299, 304, 312, 314, 315, 317, 319, 320, 322, 330, 332, 335, 351, 354-56, 366, 370, 394, 395, 544 
 
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