1951 Bowman Baseball Complete Set 4 - VG/EX

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This 1951 Bowman Complete Baseball Card Set contains all 324 cards and was the high water mark of the Bowman Gum Company.  This was the most cards that the Bowman Gum Co. would ever issue in a set.  By the following season, Jacob Bowman sold his company and Topps Gum Company issued their first major baseball card set.

The highlight of the 1951 Bowman Set are the rookie cards of #253 Mickey Mantle and #305 Willie Mays.  The high number series consists of cards #253 to #324.  The 1951 Bowman set also features the #1 Whitey Ford Rookie Card and the #165 Ted Williams, his last true Bowman card. 

Purchased separately the cards in this set have a break-up value of $25,488.40.

The High Dollar Cards in this set include:

  • 1951 Bowman #253 Mickey Mantle : 3 - VG
  • 1951 Bowman #305 Willie Mays : 5 - EX
  • 1951 Bowman #1 Whitey Ford : 2.5 - GD+
  • 1951 Bowman #165 Ted Williams : 4 - VG/EX
  • 1951 Bowman #2 Yogi Berra : 3 - VG
  • 1951 Bowman #26 Phil Rizzuto : 5 - EX
  • 1951 Bowman #232 Nellie Fox : 4 - VG/EX
  • 1951 Bowman #32 Duke Snider : 4 - VG/EX
  • 1951 Bowman #198 Monte Irvin : 5 - EX
  • 1951 Bowman #254 Jackie Jensen : 5 - EX
  • 1951 Bowman #260 Carl Erskine : 5 - EX
  • 1951 Bowman #306 Jimmy Piersall : 4 - VG/EX

Below is the set breakdown by grade:

Number of Cards in Set 324
Average Grade - Weighted by Value 3.92 - VG/EX
Average Grade - Unweighted 3.71 - VG+
Grade Breakdown
6 - EX/MT 1
5 - EX 60
PSA 5 - EX 3
BVG 4.5 - VG/EX+ 1
PSA 4.5 - VG/EX+ 1
4 - VG/EX 95
PSA 4 - VG/EX 7
3 - VG 149
PSA 3 - VG 2
BVG 2.5 - GD+ 1
PSA 2.5 - GD+ 1
2 - GOOD 3
Price If Purchased Separately $25,488.40

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Serial Number
Item #3641394
Grade
4 - VG/EX
Price
$23,500.00
$18,800.00 after 20% discount

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