1933 Big League Chewing Gum Baseball Cards
Buy from many sellers and get your cards all in one shipment.
1933 big league chewing gum baseball cards. In 1933 goudey produced a 239 card set also called big league chewing gum. The cards were sold in packs wrapped with bubble gum. Goudeys 1933 big league gum set initiated a golden age for collectibles. Baseball card babe ruth graded by gma gem mt 10 1933 goudey big league chewing gum new york yankees 149 reprint0a 0a 1933 goudey 144 babe ruth sgc 2 looks ex.
The 1933 goudey set is a large series 240 cards loaded with historically significant cards. More than seventy years later the set still stands as a benchmark to which all subsequent gum card issues are compared. Rookie cards autographs and more. A majority of the cards within the 1933 goudey baseball set are adorned with a small thin banner along the bottom border of the card.
Shop comcs extensive selection of 1933 goudey big league chewing gum r319 baseball cards. The set was also one of the first to be issued with chewing gum. The cards most recognizable feature is their 2 38 by 2 78 size much bigger than their predecessors considerably narrower dimensions as well as colorful artistic illustrations that set a modern standard in terms of eye appeal. The 1933 goudey set is a classic design featuring color drawings of each player and an inscription of his name and a small logo in the corner.
Goudey 1933 baseball card values. The goudey gum company of boston fresh off its successful launch of indian gum made the decision to produce a 240 card baseball series. These cards were issued with bubble gum in baseball packs and were known to be the first baseball gum cards. In 1933 goudey produced a 240 card set also called big league chewing gum.
The set is considered one of the big three classic baseball card sets along with the t206 and 1952 topps sets. 1933 goudey baseball cards featured a timeless design that many companies imitated over the years. Big league chewing gum is the ad tagline found on most of the cards.