1961 TOPPS BASEBALL COMPLETE SET OF 587 CARDS. FEATURED IN THIS SET ARE 86 HALL OF FAMERS AND 65 ROOKIE CARDS INCLUDING SANTO, WILLIAMS & MARICHAL.
12 CARDS HAVE BEEN GRADED BY PSA. #475 MANTLE MVP PSA 6. 1961 Topps is a 587-card set released in seven series.
61 Topps was the first set to include the now ubiquitous All-Rookie Team trophy icon, as well as a League Leaders subset. This was also the first Topps set to include checklists. With the relocation of the original Washington Senators to Bloomington, Minnesota, and the American League's expansion to Los Angeles and Washington D.
Angels and Minnesota Twins made their Topps debuts. Players on the Twins, Angels and Senators are, at least in the early series, depicted in tightly-cropped photos that conceal their old team's uniforms. The Angels and (expansion) Senators do not appear at all until Series Two. Series Seven (cards #523-#589) is believed to be the scarcest "high number" series Topps would release. Prominent rookie cards include Billy Williams, Juan Marichal, and Ron Santo.
OVERALL SET CONDITION RANGE: EX TO NEAR MINT OR BETTER WITH A FEW EXCEPTIONS. MARICHAL ROOKIE IS VERY CLEAN AND SHARP. MANTLE HAS SHARP CORNERS ALTHOUGH THERE IS A VERTICAL PRINTING LINE ON FRONT. MAYS ALL-STAR CARD MIGHT GRADE A VERY GOOD. MAYS, CLEMENTE & ALL-STARS OF MANTLE & SPAHN LOOK LIKE THEY'RE DESTINED FOR VERY HIGH GRADES.THERE ARE SOME OTHER PEICES THAT SHOULD BRING HOME SOME VERY HIGH GRADES IF SUBMITTED. Check out my other items.
The item "1961 TOPPS BASEBALL COMPLETE (587) HIGH GRADE SET SHARP CORNERS- 12 PSA GRADED" is in sale since Thursday, December 10, 2020. This item is in the category "Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop\Sports Trading Cards\Trading Card Singles". The seller is "aasportscards" and is located in West Chester, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.