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1952 Bowman Large
Set Registry   Football - Company Sets 1952 Bowman Large
Number of Required Items: 144
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Current Finest Possible Set Rating: 10.118

Often compared to 1952 Topps Baseball by football card enthusiasts, this set possesses all of the elements that make up a classic sportscard issue: beauty, rarity, notoriety, and high demand. Centering is the key to this set, as it almost seems to be the norm to find these cards with poor framing. Also, like their 1948 issue, the single prints of this issue have been the proverbial thorn in the side of many a collector, and often make up the most prized cards in the set in PSA 8 condition. Among them: Norm Van Brocklin (card # 1), #27 Miller, #36 Hancock, #45 Van Buren, #72 Schweder and most notorious of all, #144 Lansford. Finally, the rookie cards of Frank Gifford and Ollie Matson top off this winner of a set. To read an in-depth article, click here. To read a second article click here.

All-Time Finest
RankCollection% CompleteGPA WeightedGPA with Top Pop BonusesSet Rating
1 Paul Kaufman 100.00%8.11
Retired All-Time Finest
Rank 1
Weighted GPA 8.591
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 8.591
8.59
08.59
2 Short Print Nightmare Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.13 8.49 08.49
3 palacejester Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.08 8.48 08.48
4 The Crandell Collection Click to Contact Owner 100.00%7.90 8.18 08.18
5 Mile High Card Company 100.00%7.72
Retired on 11/7/2008
Rank 4
Weighted GPA 7.717
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 7.717
7.98
07.98
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Current Finest
RankCollection% CompleteGPA WeightedGPA with Top Pop BonusesSet Rating
1 Short Print Nightmare Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.13 8.49 08.49
2 palacejester Click to Contact Owner 100.00%8.08 8.48 08.48
3 The Crandell Collection Click to Contact Owner 100.00%7.90 8.18 08.18
4 Topknot44 '52 Bowman LG Football Click to Contact Owner 98.61%7.49 7.69 07.45
5 Fabfranks 1952 Bowman Large Football Click to Contact Owner 100.00%7.29 7.39 07.39
6 Oliver Barry's Bowman Large Click to Contact Owner 100.00%7.01 7.06 07.06
7 JMDVM Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%6.91 6.93 06.93
8 JRM 1952 Bowman Large Click to Contact Owner 100.00%6.83 6.83 06.83
9 Cardscanner Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%6.66 6.66 06.66
10 Ross Greene Click to Contact Owner 97.92%6.91 6.92 06.62
11 JT's 52 Bowman Large Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%6.45 6.47 06.47
12 skittles Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00%6.36 6.38 06.38
13 Ross Greene #2 Click to Contact Owner 100.00%5.71 5.71 05.71
14 AlanS Click to Contact Owner 81.25%5.76 5.76 05.27
15 mattyyy2002 96.53%5.16 5.16 04.77
16 drumlock Click to Contact Owner 85.42%6.16 6.18 04.49
17 1969cubfan 56.94%5.78 5.78 04.05
18 Doug's Bowman Large cards Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 81.25%5.70 5.70 04.01
19 Greenemonster 3 Click to Contact Owner 81.25%4.74 4.74 03.99
20 jayandbutton Click to Contact Owner 77.78%5.32 5.33 03.77
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