1949 Bowman - Master

Number of Required Items: 252
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Current Finest Possible Set Rating: 10.379

Bowman's sophomore effort was an improvement over its '48 set both in increased player selection and the addition of color. This set also featured a strong group of debut cards, including Robin Roberts, Jackie Robinson, Roy Campanella, Gil Hodges, Satchel Paige, Duke Snider, and Richie Ashburn - impressive! To read an in-depth article, click here.

Notes: This set is a work in progress. As new varieties are graded, they may be added to the set.

All-Time Finest
RankCollection% CompleteWeighted GPASet Rating
1 Charles M Merkel 100.00% 9.87 09.87
2 The Tull Collection 100.00% 9.84 09.84
3 Donald E. Spence - The Lone Star Collection 100.00%
Retired on 9/24/2013
Rank 1
Weighted GPA 8.944
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 8.944
9.82
09.82
4 Mets-71 98.41% 8.14 08.03
5 Marshall Fogel 96.43% 8.35 08.01
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Current Finest
RankCollection% CompleteWeighted GPASet Rating
1 Charles M Merkel 100.00% 9.87 09.87
2 The Tull Collection 100.00% 9.84 09.84
3 Mets-71 98.41% 8.14 08.03
4 Marshall Fogel 96.43% 8.35 08.01
5 bobsbbcards Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00% 7.81 07.81
6 Ron Hobbs Family Collection Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00% 7.78 07.78
7 Brian's 1949 Bowman Master Set Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 7.33 07.33
8 Greg Bussineau Sports Rarities' Summer 2015 Auction 100.00% 7.01 07.01
9 BBCards4U Click to Contact Owner 87.70% 8.31 06.40
10 gpease0878 96.83% 6.39 06.05
11 JSteveC19 Click to view Set Images 84.13% 7.20 05.78
12 Griffin's Click to Contact Owner 98.41% 5.40 05.11
13 Swi's 1949 Bowman Set Click to Contact Owner 68.65% 7.00 03.91
14 qualitycards 73.41% 5.84 03.35
15 Steven-n-Anthony Click to Contact Owner 54.76% 5.21 02.53
16 Peltz22 Collection Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 44.84% 6.96 02.34
17 neilhamms Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 39.68% 6.48 01.75
18 Babethegreat755 23.02% 6.56 01.70
19 Joseph J Lawlor Click to Contact Owner 31.75% 7.97 01.66
20 nycgreg Click to view Set Images 17.06% 6.80 01.12
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