1953 Topps

Number of Required Items : 274

Current Finest Possible Set Rating : 09.092

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A set with many avid fans, whether it be for the painted player pictures, or for the challenge of assembling this issue in high grade without any color border chipping. Despite having to compete with the Bowman masterpiece of that year, this Topps effort is solid, aided by some keys not included in their competitor's set: Jackie Robinson, Satchel Paige, and Willie Mays. To read an in-depth article, click here.

All-Time Finest
RankCollection% CompleteWeighted GPASet Rating
1 Charles Merkel 100.00% 8.97 08.97
2 Anthony Fioto 100.00%
Retired on 9/25/2009
Rank 2
Weighted GPA 8.658
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 8.658
8.66
08.66
3 The Tull Collection 100.00% 8.59 08.59
4 Donald E. Spence - The Lone Star Collection 100.00%
Retired on 10/1/2013
Rank 3
Weighted GPA 8.471
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 8.471
8.47
08.47
5 The Duke of Mint 1953 Topps Baseball Cards 100.00%
Retired on 3/27/2014
Rank 5
Weighted GPA 8.413
% Complete 100.00%
Set Rating 8.413
8.41
08.41
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Current Finest
RankCollection% CompleteWeighted GPASet Rating
1 Charles Merkel 100.00% 8.97 08.97
2 The Tull Collection 100.00% 8.59 08.59
3 Marshall Fogel Click to view Set Images 100.00% 8.29 08.29
4 pacifica Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 8.17 08.17
5 palacejester Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 8.02 08.02
6 JAAG 13 100.00% 8.02 08.02
7 Gary & Katie Hughes Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 8.01 08.01
8 The Crandell Collection Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 8.01 08.01
9 The 53 Kid Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00% 7.92 07.92
10 Kurt's 1953 Topps Click to Contact Owner 99.27% 7.87 07.76
11 The Stoneback Collection 96.35% 8.02 07.73
12 Ron Hobbs Family Collection Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 7.64 07.64
13 Jim"s 1953 Topps Set 100.00% 7.63 07.63
14 chrisandfaith 100.00% 7.56 07.56
15 Stan Lopata Fan Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00% 7.23 07.23
16 bobsbbcards Click to Contact OwnerClick to view Set Images 100.00% 7.14 07.14
17 Jimmy's '53 Topps Set Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 7.12 07.12
18 Mets-71 91.97% 8.03 07.05
19 ajg Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 7.00 07.00
19 BL's 1953 Topps set Click to Contact Owner 100.00% 7.00 07.00
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