1956 Topps - Basic

Number of Required Items: 120
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Current Finest Possible Set Rating: 10.916

Topps' first issue of current football players showed their ability to pick up where Bowman left off. This set includes some single prints to make completion a bit tough. The unnumbered checklist card to this set is not easy to find and is the key to this issue. To read an in-depth article, click here.

All-Time Finest
RankCollection% CompleteWeighted GPASet Rating
1 Scott L. Whittenburg Click to view Set Images 100.00%
Retired on 5/13/2011
Rank 1
Weighted GPA 9.014
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 9.014
9.67
09.67
2 David Hall 100.00%
Retired All-Time Finest
Rank 2
Weighted GPA 9.505
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 9.505
9.51
09.51
3 The Hawkeye Collection Click to view Set Images 100.00% 9.35 09.35
4 Museum of Sports History 100.00%
Retired on 4/6/2009
Rank 2
Weighted GPA 8.885
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 8.885
9.27
09.27
5 The Hammer Collection 100.00%
Retired on 7/25/2011
Rank 4
Weighted GPA 8.796
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 8.796
9.09
09.09
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Current Finest
RankCollection% CompleteWeighted GPASet Rating
1 The Hawkeye Collection Click to view Set Images 100.00% 9.35 09.35
2 Mims Collection Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00% 8.54 08.54
3 The Crandell Collection Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 8.26 08.26
4 mccordcf 100.00% 8.13 08.13
5 oldcardfan 100.00% 8.06 08.06
6 palacejester Click to Contact Owner 99.17% 8.20 07.99
7 GBP's 1956 Topps Collection 98.33% 8.04 07.90
8 Topknot44 '56 Topps Football Click to Contact Owner 98.33% 8.09 07.80
9 Third Strike Collection Click to view Set Images 100.00% 7.78 07.78
10 tritonefilms 100.00% 7.75 07.75
11 Padre's 56 Football Click to Contact Owner 97.50% 7.97 07.65
12 JMDVM Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 7.56 07.56
13 Biondi 1956 Topps Football Collection 100.00% 7.52 07.52
14 Reliving Yesteryear 56 100.00% 7.34 07.34
15 JT's 56 Topps FB Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 7.11 07.11
16 Hix Collection Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 7.09 07.09
17 sierrapadres 99.17% 7.08 07.03
18 kingbb71 100.00% 6.95 06.95
19 GoldenEagle Click to Contact Owner 86.67% 8.31 06.88
20 RedZebra16 Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 80.83% 7.91 06.52
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