Greg Bussineau Sports Rarities "Summer 2012 Vintage Trading Cards and Memorabilia Auction" is now open for bidding. The auction features 539 lots of important rarities, finest known examples, legendary Hall-of-Famer cards, and complete sets. The closing date is Thursday, July 26th.

Highlights of the auction include:

Pre-War Baseball:

  • 1887 N28 Allen & Ginters Timothy Keefe PSA 7
  • 1887 N284 Gold Coin Charles Comiskey PSA 7 - Finest Graded Example
  • 1895 N300 Mayo Buck Ewing (Cleveland on Shirt) NM
  • 1895 N300 Mayo Cap Anson VG/EX
  • 1909 E95 Philadelphia Caramel Honus Wagner EX
  • 1910 E93 Standard Caramel Ty Cobb PSA 5
  • Possibly Unique T206 Color Variations of Walter Johnson, Christy Mathewson, Mordecai Brown, Clark Griffith, and Cy Young.
  • T206 Ty Cobb (Green Portrait) PSA 5
  • T206 Joe Tinker (Cubs over Chicago Uniform Variation) - One of Two Publicly Known Examples
  • T206 Scarce Ad Back Varieties: Including Bill Bradley (Brown Hindu), Jimmy Dygert (Broadleaf Cigarettes - 350 Subjects), Addie Joss (Piedmont - 350 - 460 Subjects - Factory No. 42), and others.
  • 1911 T201 Cobb/Crawford NM
  • 1911 T205 Gold Borders: Including Frank Chance PSA 8, Ty Cobb PSA 6, Addie Joss PSA 6, and Tris Speaker PSA 8.
  • 1912 T202 Ty Cobb Steals Third - Austin/Stovall PSA 7
  • 1915 Cracker Jacks - #65 Tris Speaker NM/MT and #88 Christy Mathewson NM/MT+.
  • 1932 US Caramel #11 Rogers Hornsby EX/NM
  • 1933 Goudey #92 Lou Gehrig PSA 8
  • 1933 Goudey #149 Babe Ruth PSA 6
  • 1933 Goudey Sport Kings #1 Ty Cobb PSA 6
  • 1933 Goudey Sport Kings #2 Babe Ruth PSA 6
  • 1934 Goudey #62 Hank Greenberg PSA 8
  • 1939 Play Ball #26 Joe DiMaggio PSA 8
  • 1940 Play Ball #27 Ted Williams PSA 8
  • 1941 Play Ball #71 Joe DiMaggio PSA 7

Post-War Baseball:

  • 1948 Bowman #18 Warren Spahn MINT
  • 1949 Bowman #226 Duke Snider PSA 8.5
  • 1951 Bowman #7 Gil Hodges PSA 9
  • 1952 Topps #37 Duke Snider NM/MT+
  • 1952 Topps #311 Mickey Mantle PSA 4
  • 1952 Topps #400 Bill Dickey PSA 8
  • Low Pop 1952 Topps: Including #173 Roy Smalley PSA 8, #180 Charley Maxwell PSA 8, #398 Hal Rice PSA 8, and #399 Jim Fridley PSA 8.
  • 1953 Topps #82 Mickey Mantle PSA 8.5
  • 1954 Bowman #65 Mickey Mantle PSA 8
  • 1954 Bowman #66 Ted Williams NM/MT+
  • 1954 Bowman Partial Set
  • 1954 Topps #94 Ernie Banks NM/MT
  • 1954 Topps #250 Ted Williams PSA 8
  • 1955 Topps Double Header #31/32 Ernie Banks PSA 9 - Finest Graded Example
  • 1955 Topps Double Header #69/70 Ted Williams NM/MT
  • 1956 Topps #130 Willie Mays PSA 9
  • 1957 Topps #1 Ted Williams PSA 9
  • 1958 Topps #351 Braves Fence Busters PSA 9
  • 1959 Topps #564 Mickey Mantle All Star PSA 9
  • 1960 Topps Complete Set - Partially Graded
  • 1961 Topps #300 Mickey Mantle PSA 9
  • 1962 Topps Complete Set - Partially PSA Graded
  • 1966 Topps #126 Jim Palmer PSA 9
  • 1966 Topps #500 Hank Aaron PSA 9
  • 1967 Topps #5 Whitey Ford PSA 10 - Finest Graded Example
  • 1971 Topps #100 Pete Rose MINT

Other Sports:

  • 1955 Bowman Football Complete PSA Graded Set - Weighted GPA 7.99
  • 1965 Topps Football #122 Joe Namath PSA 8
  • 1986 Fleer Basketball #57 Michael Jordan PSA 10
  • 1933 Goudey Sport Kings #8 Walter Hagen PSA 8
  • 1951 Parkhurst Hockey #66 Gordie Howe NM/MT

Non Sports:

  • Many different 1933-4 National Chicle Sky Birds, 1935 Mickey Mouse, 1949 Bowman Wild West, etc. - Including several finest PSA graded examples.

Full color catalogs are available free of charge, either by calling GBSR at (231) 922-8037, or through its website at www.gregbussineau.com. Online registration can also be done at www.gregbussineau.com. Lots are available to be viewed in person at GBSR's Traverse City, Michigan office. Viewing is by appointment only and anyone interested should call (231) 922-8037.

GBSR's next auction will run from November 15th, 2012 to December 6th, 2012. Consignments to the sale are now being accepted. 0% sellers fees and substantial cash advances are available to early consignors. Anyone interested in having their items included in the auction should call Greg Bussineau at (231) 922-8037. Or, you can go to www.gregbussineau.com, and click on "To Sell."

Greg Bussineau Sports Rarities
PO Box 6047
Traverse City, MI 49696
Ph: (231) 922-8037 * Fax: (231) 922-9593
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