1951 Bowman Mickey Mantle Rookie Card
Item 4 1951 bowman mickey mantle new york yankees 253 baseball card.
1951 bowman mickey mantle rookie card. There simply are not enough to these mantle. The final segment of 1951 bowman holds a worthy group of stars minor stars and managers but two depictions in particular have ensured its revered status. Lets take a look at the psa population report to see how many of each are out there. As actual rookie seasons gowell thats another story.
1951 bowman mickey mantle new york yankees 253 baseball card. As of this writing psa has graded a total of about 1600 1951 bowman mantle rookie cards compared to over 1200 1952 topps. The card possesses near. They dont come up for sale very often in that grade anyways.
As rookie cards go there are few finer more desirable or valuable than mickey mantles 1951 bowman 253. The rookie cards of young new york stars mickey mantle and willie mays. The true rookie card not nearly as pricey as the 52 topps though. Mickey mantle is quite simply the most widely collected figure in the hobby.
The highest psa graded 1951 bowman mickey mantle rookie card has become the second most expensive sports card ever sold. He was the hero of choice during the 1950s and 1960s inheriting centerfield from another yankee legend joe dimaggio. This is the only recognized rookie card of the mick. In the case of a virtually perfect gem mint 1951 bowman 253 you would see it sell for more than a 1 million.
Tustin california based memory lane inc. 1951 bowman 253 mickey mantle value. Other issues like indentation marking scratching and staining can significantly reduce a cards value. The offered mickey mantle rookie card is as fresh and sharp as any example weve brokered in our long history boasting virtually nrmt to nm mt corners and card stock.