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Lot #:
14312
Final Bid:
SOLD
Auction #3 Round 2
Mar 31, 2020
# Bids:
35

Critically Important Investment Piece

**Auction #3, Round 2** Important and iconic in every way! When it comes to post-war investment pieces, the 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle is the undisputed king pin of blue chips. Year after year, the '52 Topps Mickey Mantle pushes the limits and sets the tone in which all others are measured. With Mickey's popularity and the fact that this card is among the market's most celebrated investment pieces, there's no reason to believe that the trend will stop any time soon. Offered here is an irreplaceable VGEX example which boasts an overall brilliant preservation. Showcasing aesthetically pleasing print, color and imagery. The fragile periphery is largely void of chipping with beautiful borders, thick gloss and a crystal clear illustration of a the legendary Yankee. A mild, typical centering shift and a ultra light wrinkle on the reverse keeps this card from grading higher. The '52 Topps Mantle sets off the final series of what has become the most iconic and significant trading card set from the modern bubble gum era, and is the poster child for Topps as a trading card brand. Easily among the most exciting cards in the market and one of our favorites. A fine-art equivalent piece which comes with PWCC's highest recommendation. Please see the video highlight for more details on this world-class piece. Enjoy! One of over 15,000 cards, lots and sets up for bid in our 3rd Auction of 2020. Click on the link above to view the other PWCC auction lots.

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