1959 Topps #40C Warren Spahn Braves HOF Born 1921 Variation

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  • Item Category: Sports
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: May 24, 2014
  • Channel: Auction House

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My father kept me busy from dawn to dusk when I was a kid. When I wasn't pitching hay, hauling corn or running a tractor, I was heaving a baseball into his mitt behind the barn... If all the parents in the country followed his rule, juvenile delinquency would be cut in half in a year's time. Bob Feller.

THIS CARD IS GUARANTEED AUTHENTIC.

This is a 1959 Topps Baseball Card #40C Warren Spahn

Condition

VG-EX

Issues leading to my condition rating are:

Surface, edge and corner wear and a short back crease.

I always try to disclose major flaws, but may miss a minor one now and again. Please see the scan and judge for yourself, note the centering and ask for additional scans if you would like a closer look. I usually do not comment on the card back or centering unless there is a very serious issue. I am glad to provide back scans upon request.

Grading Discussion

My grading is consistent with my interpretation of descriptions found in the Beckett price guides. If you are one who sends cards to be graded by "experts", I encourage you to request e-mailed scans to satisfy yourself as to the grade. I cannot guarantee that grading companies with high tech instruments will match my grades in all instances. If you don't agree with the grade
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