1959 Topps - Basic

Number of Required Items: 572
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Current Finest Possible Set Rating: 10.700

This was the largest set of cards ever issued at the time, with 572 different players (or executives or multi-players or teams or injured players ad infinitum). The cards are 2½" by 3½" and feature a round-framed photo of the player along with a facsimile autograph. Beginning with card #507 the printing changes to black (instead of red and green) and the number is in a black box (instead of green). Collecting options include multi-player cards, team cards and "Rookie Stars." To read an in-depth article, click here.

All-Time Finest
RankCollection% CompleteGPA WeightedGPA with Top Pop BonusesSet Rating
1 Hacnac Click to Contact Owner 100.00%9.22 10.11 10.08
2 The Tull Collection 100.00%9.17 9.99 09.97
3 Donald E. Spence - The Lone Star Collection 100.00%9.16
Retired on 5/6/2016
Rank 3
Weighted GPA 9.947
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 9.918
9.95
09.92
4 SMN's 59's 100.00%9.12
Retired on 8/26/2014
Rank 1
Weighted GPA 9.116
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 9.116
9.83
09.83
5 Spark's 1959 Topps Set Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%8.97 9.52 09.52
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Current Finest
RankCollection% CompleteGPA WeightedGPA with Top Pop BonusesSet Rating
1 Hacnac Click to Contact Owner 100.00%9.22 10.11 10.08
2 The Tull Collection 100.00%9.17 9.99 09.97
3 Spark's 1959 Topps Set Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%8.97 9.52 09.52
4 Don Johnson Collection Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%8.92 9.43 09.42
5 Brian's Excellent 1959 Topps Baseball Set - Basic Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.79 9.21 09.21
6 Fluffy717 Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%8.38 8.55 08.55
7 Allen Family Collection Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.36 8.50 08.50
8 chrisandfaith Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.33 8.43 08.43
9 Ken W's 1959 set Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.28 8.38 08.38
10 tomsbaseballcards Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.19 8.30 08.30
11 The cards your mom said she threw out 1959 Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.12 8.16 08.14
12 DLA 1959 Topps Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.09 8.13 08.13
13 PCH Topps 1 100.00%8.10 8.12 08.12
14 JAAG 13 100.00%8.05 8.07 08.07
15 Buford Buzzard Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%8.04 8.05 08.05
16 Perfect! Click to view Set Images 100.00%8.04 8.05 08.05
17 Mark's 1959 Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.03 8.03 08.03
18 Staley's Favorites ! 100.00%8.02 8.02 08.02
19 mccordcf 100.00%8.01 8.02 08.02
20 RST's 59's 100.00%8.00 8.00 08.00
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