1959 Topps - Basic

Number of
Required Items
572
Current Finest
Possible Set Rating
10.839

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

Rank Set Name % Complete GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating User
1 Hacnac 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 100.00% 9.41 10.45 10.45
2 Donald E. Spence - The Lone Star Collection 2012 2013 100.00% 9.16 R 9.91 9.91
3 131313 100.00% 9.17 R 9.83 9.83
4 Don Johnson Collection 100.00% 9.14 R 9.79 9.79
5 SMN's 59's 2008 2009 2010 2011 2014 100.00% 9.12 R 9.72 9.72

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Current Finest

Rank Set Name % Complete GPA Weighted GPA with Top
Pop Bonuses
Set Rating User
1 Hacnac 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 100.00% 9.41 10.45 10.45
2 Don Johnson Collection Basic Set II 100.00% 9.02 9.50 9.50
3 Nomad's So Fine-PSA 9'S 100.00% 8.91 9.29 9.29
4 Brian's Excellent 1959 Topps Baseball Set - Basic 100.00% 8.71 9.00 9.00
5 letsplaytwo UPDATED 99.83% 8.59 8.81 8.80
6 tomsbaseballcards 100.00% 8.55 8.76 8.76
7 Ken W's 1959 set 100.00% 8.38 8.48 8.48
8 Allen Family Collection 100.00% 8.37 8.47 8.47
9 Nellie's 1959 100.00% 8.35 8.42 8.42
10 juaneppy UPDATED 100.00% 8.18 8.19 8.19
11 GJU-TWO 100.00% 8.12 8.15 8.15
12 PCH Topps 1 100.00% 8.12 8.14 8.14
13 jbcofc UPDATED 100.00% 8.10 8.13 8.13
14 DLA 1959 Topps 100.00% 8.09 8.12 8.12
15 Sppot Baseball Sets 100.00% 8.07 8.10 8.10
16 Ceff 100.00% 8.05 8.07 8.07
17 Buford Buzzard 100.00% 8.04 8.05 8.05
17 rsj 100.00% 8.04 8.05 8.05
19 Mark's 1959 100.00% 8.03 8.03 8.03
20 Staley's Favorites ! 100.00% 8.02 8.02 8.02

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