1959 Topps Baseball and Football Near Sets with (2) Empty Display Boxes 
Lot Number 624
 
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Presented is a 1959 Topps Baseball near set (568/572) and an additional 1959 Topps Football near set of (165/176) cards. This gathering is bolstered by single 1959 Topps Baseball One-Cent and Five-Cent empty display boxes (both PR, with writing, no top flaps). The 1959 Topps Baseball near set has an approximate condition breakdown of 20% (EX-MT or better), 20% (EX), 15% (VG-EX), 25% (VG) and 20% (off-grade), while the 1959 Topps Football near set grades 10% (EX-MT or better), 30% (EX), 30% (VG-EX), 15% (VG) and 15% (off-grade). Highlights include 1959 Topps Baseball: (568/572 cards) with #10 Mantle (VG), #40 Spahn (VG), #50 Mays (VG), #150 Musial (EX), #163 Koufax (EX), #202 Maris (VG-EX), #338 S. Anderson RC (EX-MT), #350 Banks (VG-EX), #380 Aaron (VG-EX), #439 B. Robinson (EX-MT), #461 Mantle HR (EX-MT), #464 Mays Catch (EX-MT), #478 Clemente (VG-EX), #510 Yankees Team (NM), #514 Gibson RC (EX), #515 Killebrew (VG), #543 Corsair Trio/Clemente (EX-MT), #550 Campanella (VG-EX), #559 Banks AS (NM), #561 Aaron AS (EX/EX-MT), #563 Mays AS (EX-MT), #564 Mantle AS (EX); 1959 Topps Football: (165/176 cards) with #1 Unitas (GD), #10 J. Brown (EX-MT), #20 Gifford (GD), #23 Starr (FR), #40 Layne (VG-EX), #55 Berry (EX-MT), #82 Hornung (VG-EX), #130 Tittle (EX-MT), #140 B. Mitchell RC (EX-MT) and #155 J. Taylor RC (EX/EX-MT). For a complete list of key and missing cards, please visit our website.

1959 Topps Baseball Near Set: (568/572 cards) #1 Frick (EX-MT), #10 Mantle (VG), #20 Snider (VG), #40 Spahn (VG), #50 Mays (VG), #150 Musial (EX), #163 Koufax (EX), #202 Maris (VG-EX), #212 Aaron/Mathews (VG-EX), #317 Ashburn/Mays (VG-EX), #338 S. Anderson RC (EX-MT), #350 Banks (VG-EX), #360 Kaline (EX/EX-MT), #380 Aaron (VG-EX), #387 Drysdale (VG), #408 N. Fox/Aparicio (NM), #430 Ford (GD), #435 F. Robinson (EX/EX-MT), #439 B. Robinson (EX-MT), #450 Mathews (EX), #461 Mantle HR (EX-MT), #464 Mays Catch (EX-MT), #478 Clemente (VG-EX), #509 Cash RC (EX), #510 Yankees Team (NM), #514 Gibson RC (EX), #515 Killebrew (VG), #528 Pirates Team (EX), #543 Corsair Trio/Clemente (EX-MT), #550 Campanella (VG-EX), #559 Banks AS (NM), #561 Aaron AS (EX/EX-MT), #562 Kaline AS (VG-EX), #563 Mays AS (EX-MT), #564 Mantle AS (EX), #571 Spahn AS (EX), #572 Pierce AS (VG); 1959 Topps Baseball Missing Numbers: #122, 180 Berra, 465, 467 Aaron HR; 1959 Topps Football Near Set: (165/176 cards) with #1 Unitas (GD), #10 J. Brown (EX-MT), #20 Gifford (GD), #23 Starr (FR), #40 Layne (VG-EX), #51 Huff RC (EX), #55 Berry (EX-MT), #82 Hornung (VG-EX), #116 Kramer RC (VG), #130 Tittle (EX-MT), #132 Parker RC (VG), #140 B. Mitchell RC (EX-MT), #155 J. Taylor RC (EX/EX-MT); 1959 Topps Football Missing Numbers: #11, 19 Nomellini, 21, 36 Lipscomb RC, 37, 76, 98, 100 L. Moore, 103 Karras RC, 111, 133. 
 
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