1948 Bowman

Number of Required Items : 48

Current Finest Possible Set Rating : 09.380

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Bowman's first try at baseball cards is similar in design to Play Ball's first attempt in 1939. Unfortunately, two of the era's biggest stars, DiMaggio and Williams did not appear; the first cards of future hall-of-famers Stan Musial, Yogi Berra, Warren Spahn and Ralph Kiner, however, make this a solid effort. To read an in-depth article, click here.

Current Finest
RankCollection% CompleteWeighted GPASet Rating
1 The Tull Collection 100.00% 9.24 09.24
2 Charles Merkel 100.00% 9.23 09.23
3 Marshall Fogel 100.00% 8.66 08.66
4 Don Louchios Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 8.62 08.62
5 Brian's 1948 Bowman Set Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 8.08 08.08
6 The Crandell Collection Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 8.03 08.03
7 Caught Looking Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 8.00 08.00
8 steve kesterson Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 7.94 07.94
9 Webster 100.00% 7.76 07.76
10 Ron Hobbs Family Collection Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00% 7.68 07.68
11 Jason Badovick 100.00% 7.58 07.58
12 bobsbbcards Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00% 7.44 07.44
13 Mets-71 91.67% 8.02 07.31
14 Gordo 1948 Bowman Baseball Set 100.00% 7.02 07.02
15 David Steven 100.00% 6.87 06.87
16 Rookie3333 100.00% 6.74 06.74
17 kelsey76 100.00% 6.71 06.71
18 The Intrieri Collection - 1948 Bowman Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 6.69 06.69
19 The Ramsey Collection Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00% 6.68 06.68
20 Da Patton Collection Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 6.23 06.23
21 Steve's Set Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 6.14 06.14
22 Josh's 1948 Bowman 100.00% 6.11 06.11
23 Savage's 48 Bowmans 100.00% 5.60 05.60
24 rosie's 48B's 100.00% 5.52 05.52
25 dabigfranky 93.75% 6.45 05.35
26 TRW 48 Bowmans Click to Contact Owner 93.75% 5.86 05.26
27 Babethegreat755 79.17% 7.00 05.23
28 drhamy 97.92% 5.29 04.98
29 Heritage Auctions - Spring 2014 72.92% 7.22 04.89
30 dthimesch Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 4.74 04.74
31 BBCards4U Click to Contact Owner 54.17% 8.10 04.67
32 The Shark Click to Contact Owner 45.83% 7.84 04.07
33 georgespsabeta Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 83.33% 5.76 03.75
34 B & T 60.42% 7.00 03.32
35 socal1234 Click to view Set Images 60.42% 5.82 03.32
36 1948 First Issue Click to view Set Images 68.75% 5.47 03.01
37 davefeidt 52.08% 6.85 02.91
38 Gronczewski 64.58% 3.73 02.88
39 tanggolf 56.25% 4.37 02.71
40 Hutch5831's 1948 Bowman Set Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 2.70 02.70
41 FAMILYFUNTOURS 85.42% 2.53 02.34
42 vkentw Click to Contact Owner 41.67% 8.00 02.13
43 Calero's Collections 41.67% 7.00 01.91
44 Jon Canfield's 1948 Bowman Set Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 35.42% 5.55 01.86
45 Hitzelberger Click to Contact Owner 37.50% 6.00 01.82
46 707 Sportscards - LTD - 1948 Bowman - Black & White & Square Click to Contact Owner 29.17% 5.83 01.70
47 Swi's 1948 Bowman Set Click to Contact Owner 27.08% 7.00 01.51
48 1969cubfan 14.58% 4.42 01.43
49 pops48s Click to Contact Owner 10.42% 6.17 01.37
50 gjacobs 37.50% 3.70 01.34
51 JSteveC19 Click to view Set Images 8.33% 6.79 01.25
52 1948 bowman 25.00% 5.03 01.15
53 wcsportscards Click to Contact Owner 31.25% 4.77 01.12
54 Joe's 48 Bowman Set Click to Contact Owner 25.00% 2.63 01.12
55 nendee 48 Bowman 20.83% 5.60 01.06
56 RCM Vintage Collection - 1948 Bowman Baseball Set 6.25% 7.00 01.06
57 derekrh Click to view Set Images 10.42% 5.20 01.05
58 Pacdac 33.33% 4.57 01.01
59 Johnnybee's Sweet Set 18.75% 4.85 01.01
60 Scalesse Collection Click to Contact Owner 22.92% 7.00 00.97
61 boberobinson Click to Contact Owner 20.83% 5.17 00.95
62 lrtsma Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 14.58% 2.72 00.91
63 Hammer 33.33% 4.18 00.87
64 Twan's 1948 Bowmans 12.50% 6.24 00.67
65 The Kid Click to Contact Owner 12.50% 6.28 00.64
66 combscb 48 bowmans 27.08% 3.08 00.60
67 Jeff'sFamilySets 6.25% 4.00 00.56
68 bigredmachine 22.92% 4.42 00.53
69 Bob's 1948 Bowman Baseball Set 16.67% 4.90 00.47
70 wentz Click to Contact Owner 10.42% 6.00 00.46
71 americanqualityair Click to Contact Owner 8.33% 5.00 00.41
72 Mattinglymint23 10.42% 5.25 00.27
72 Matt's 48 Bowmans 10.42% 7.00 00.27
74 Geo3 48 Bowman Baseball Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 8.33% 5.50 00.21
75 ctonniges 8.33% 5.90 00.19
76 jmusielski12 10.42% 4.50 00.17
77 Shirey Collection 2.08% 6.00 00.08
78 Pvballcards 2.08% 3.00 00.02