Category Archives: Topps Vintage

1955 Topps Baseball

1955 Topps Baseball (Main Set) # of cards: 206 Dimensions: 2 5/8″ by 3 3/4″ Collector score: ***** (5 Stars) For the 4th straight year Topps completely outclassed Bowman, and took a wide lead over Bowman in sales. Even though they outprinted Bowman by more than 2 to 1 in … Continue reading

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1954 Topps Baseball

1954 Topps Baseball # of cards: 250 Dimensions: 2 5/8″ by 3 3/4″ Collector score: **** (5 Stars) This truly remarkable set is the one that sunk Bowman. How could they compete with TWO photos on the front – a portrait and an action shot? Includes: Rookie Cards of Hank … Continue reading

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1953 Topps Baseball

1953 Topps # of cards: 274 Dimensions: 2 5/8″ by 3 3/4″ Collector score: **** (5 Stars) With their second effort, once more beautifully executed, Topps served notice that Bowman would have to take a back seat. The last card is numbered 280, but there are only 274 cards in … Continue reading

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1952 Topps Baseball

1952 Topps Baseball # of cards: 407 Dimensions: 2 5/8″ by 3 3/4″ Collector score: ***** (6 Stars) The most popular sports card set ever produced. It is nearly impossible to find cards in NM-MT condition, so most collectors are quite happy to find an EX or even a VG … Continue reading

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