1954 Topps - Basic All-Time Finest

Number of
Required Items
250
Current Finest
Possible Set Rating
10.691

A superb effort whose success was insured by Bowman's comparatively weaker issue, with the defection of Ted Williams to Topps thrown in for good measure. As if this wasn't enough, Topps had the foresight - or luck - to issue the cards of then unknowns Hank Aaron, Ernie Banks, and Al Kaline. The two Williams cards that frame this issue are also highly prized. 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 Kriskepplersportsc... 100.00% 9.17 10.09 10.09
2 John Branca HOF 2008 2009 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020   100.00% 9.17 R 10.09 10.09
3 Donald E. Spence - The Lone Star Collection HOF 2010 100.00% 9.04 R 9.74 9.74
4 olemiss HOF 100.00% 9.03 9.70 9.70
5 NotAMavFanIngle 100.00% 8.80 9.25 9.25
6 The Ron Strahl Collection 2005 2006 100.00% 8.72 R 9.20 9.20
7 King of Cardboard UPDATED 100.00% 8.66 9.08 9.08
8 mgopin 100.00% 8.53 R 8.80 8.80
9 Allan King 100.00% 8.52 8.76 8.76
10 Fifties Fan 100.00% 8.38 R 8.52 8.52
11 Nellie's 1954 100.00% 8.28 8.41 8.41
12 Phil Minard's - 1954 Topps Set 100.00% 8.25 R 8.40 8.40
13 chrisandfaith 100.00% 8.23 8.31 8.31
14 The Peach Collection 100.00% 8.20 8.30 8.30
15 DJD`S 100.00% 8.20 R 8.26 8.26
16 The Duke of Mint - 1954 Topps 100.00% 8.15 R 8.23 8.23
17 pacifica 100.00% 8.17 8.23 8.23
18 Steve's 1954 Topps 100.00% 8.15 R 8.20 8.20
19 David Hall 100.00% 7.95 R 8.11 8.11
19 Paul Fleetwood 100.00% 8.07 R 8.11 8.11
21 1954 100.00% 8.06 R 8.11 8.11
22 Hacnac 100.00% 8.06 R 8.09 8.09
23 Herb Watson 100.00% 8.07 R 8.09 8.09
23 John Colin 100.00% 8.08 8.09 8.09
25 Bluezee123 100.00% 8.07 R 8.08 8.08
26 Mile High Card Company 100.00% 8.03 R 8.05 8.05
27 Joe Wilson 100.00% 8.03 R 8.05 8.05
28 palacejester 100.00% 8.04 R 8.04 8.04
29 Johnny's 54 Topps Set 100.00% 8.03 R 8.04 8.04
30 The Crandell Collection 100.00% 8.03 R 8.03 8.03
31 Sppot Baseball Sets 100.00% 8.02 8.02 8.02
32 The KC Jones Collection 100.00% 8.01 8.01 8.01
33 mccordcf 100.00% 8.01 8.01 8.01
34 stempel.1 100.00% 8.00 8.00 8.00
35 Brian's 1954 Topps Set 99.60% 8.04 R 8.06 7.99
36 dglickfield 100.00% 7.97 R 7.99 7.99
37 The Charlotte Collection 99.60% 8.00 8.00 7.98
38 Natetrook's 1954 Topps 100.00% 7.97 R 7.97 7.97
39 Crow's 54 100.00% 7.94 R 7.94 7.94
40 The cards your mom said she threw out 1954 100.00% 7.94 R 7.94 7.94
41 FOXRT 100.00% 7.87 7.87 7.87
42 sjphill59 100.00% 7.85 7.87 7.87
43 Jim's 1954 Topps set 100.00% 7.84 7.85 7.85
44 BL's 1954 Topps set 99.60% 8.00 8.00 7.83
45 1954 Topps tigertownsports 96.80% 8.00 R 8.00 7.81
46 burroughsbrett 100.00% 7.80 7.80 7.80
47 The Steve Soloway Collection 100.00% 7.72 R 7.75 7.75
48 Goldin Auctions - Winter 2021 Auction 100.00% 7.71 7.72 7.72
49 TPC Collection 99.20% 7.97 R 7.97 7.71
50 Starfire's 1954 Set 100.00% 7.69 7.69 7.69
51 Heritage Auctions - February 2019 98.80% 8.15 R 8.20 7.69
52 Wolverines '54 Set 100.00% 7.68 R 7.69 7.69
53 kendon262 100.00% 7.60 7.60 7.60
54 Wayne and Son's 1954 Topps 100.00% 7.58 R 7.59 7.59
55 1954Boyntoncollector 92.00% 7.93 R 7.94 7.46
56 bobsbbcards 100.00% 7.44 7.44 7.44
57 The Mei Hua Collection 98.80% 7.88 7.88 7.44
58 Nellie's 2nd 1954 UPDATED 100.00% 7.44 7.44 7.44
59 Spring 2008 REA 100.00% 7.42 R 7.42 7.42
60 mpear82 100.00% 7.36 7.38 7.38
61 TWK-54 100.00% 7.37 7.37 7.37
62 Ronald S. Crane 94.00% 7.81 R 7.82 7.35
63 Mike's 54 Topps 100.00% 7.29 R 7.30 7.30
64 Uncommon Cents and Cards 100.00% 7.30 R 7.30 7.30
65 Triple Play - Basic '54 Set 100.00% 7.23 R 7.23 7.23
66 The NHP Gladiator Collection 95.60% 8.02 R 8.02 7.19
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67 Ron Hobbs Family Collection 100.00% 7.18 R 7.18 7.18
68 tottlelomo 98.80% 7.74 7.74 7.18
69 RL 100.00% 7.14 R 7.14 7.14
70 Jeff's 54's 99.60% 7.33 7.33 7.13
71 Dave Cryer's 1954 Topps 100.00% 7.12 R 7.12 7.12
72 JT's 54 Topps Baseball 100.00% 7.11 7.11 7.11
73 dr. jay's ballcards 100.00% 7.08 7.10 7.10
74 Jimmy's Fabulous '54s 100.00% 7.09 R 7.09 7.09
75 Bob Emerick 100.00% 7.07 7.07 7.07
76 bruces 54 topps 100.00% 7.05 R 7.05 7.05
77 The Draxler Collection 100.00% 7.04 7.04 7.04
78 JMDVM 100.00% 7.03 R 7.03 7.03
79 FOXRT2 UPDATED 100.00% 7.02 R 7.02 7.02
80 Acowa 99.60% 7.03 R 7.03 7.01
81 The Ron Strahl Collection #2 100.00% 7.00 R 7.00 7.00
81 ajg 100.00% 7.00 7.00 7.00
81 GI's 54 Set - All Sevens 100.00% 7.00 7.00 7.00
84 Donald E. Spence - 1954 Topps Extra Set 100.00% 7.00 R 7.00 7.00
85 MACPSA 1954 Topps Baseball Set 100.00% 6.92 R 6.92 6.92
86 MasonMiller1954 99.20% 7.09 R 7.09 6.91
87 rosie's 54 T's UPDATED 100.00% 6.90 6.90 6.90
88 Moore's 54's Psa 8 97.20% 8.00 8.00 6.81
89 drbobtrefil 99.20% 7.10 R 7.10 6.76
90 My Favorite Collection 99.60% 6.72 R 6.72 6.70
91 farfar's 1954 topps 98.80% 7.05 7.05 6.69
92 Buckeye in Chicago (1954's) 99.20% 7.01 7.01 6.68
93 Rob's 1954 Set 96.40% 8.00 R 8.00 6.68
94 JEM1954 100.00% 6.64 R 6.64 6.64
95 Shoeless Joe's 1954 Topps 100.00% 6.60 R 6.60 6.60
96 Kent's cards 90.00% 7.73 R 7.73 6.58
97 Steve Borich 100.00% 6.55 R 6.55 6.55
98 The Nelson Collection 99.20% 6.52 6.52 6.44
99 High End 1954 Set! 100.00% 6.41 R 6.41 6.41
100 Wally's 1954 Topps Set 100.00% 6.37 6.37 6.37
101 1954 Topps - Bob Hall 100.00% 6.31 6.31 6.31
102 Third Strike Collection 98.00% 7.01 7.01 6.29
103 GotInk? 98.40% 6.89 6.89 6.25
104 Worrell's 1954 Topps Set 98.00% 7.10 7.10 6.25
105 KB's 1954 Topps Set 100.00% 6.19 R 6.19 6.19
106 Nellie's 3rd 1954 UPDATED 99.20% 6.24 6.24 6.19
107 For Sami & Savannah 100.00% 6.15 6.15 6.15
108 PatrickS1954Topps6+ 99.60% 6.29 R 6.29 6.15
109 Bernie Carlen 100.00% 6.14 R 6.14 6.14
110 tcampo_67 100.00% 6.13 6.13 6.13
111 Cecil B's 1954 Topps Baseball Set 100.00% 6.12 6.12 6.12
112 Moore's 54's PSA 7's 97.60% 7.00 7.00 6.07
113 JRM 1954 Topps BB 100.00% 6.06 R 6.06 6.06
114 Moore's 54's psa 6 100.00% 6.00 6.00 6.00
115 The Thomas Newman Collection 98.40% 6.53 6.53 5.99
116 Tornado1 100.00% 5.98 5.98 5.98
117 rock's 1954 set 99.60% 6.00 6.00 5.95
118 Wayne Peltz 1954 Topps PSA 7 Set 92.80% 7.00 7.00 5.94
119 dean 100.00% 5.91 R 5.91 5.91
120 April 2011 SCP Auctions Set 100.00% 5.84 R 5.84 5.84
121 Sppot Baseball Sets(1) 100.00% 5.78 5.78 5.78
122 MDC Collection 84.40% 7.52 7.52 5.78
123 noccolo 100.00% 5.73 5.73 5.73
124 Deadman"s 1954 Topps PSA Set 100.00% 5.72 5.72 5.72
125 tjrosin 74.00% 7.34 7.34 5.62
126 The Case 1954 Topps Collection 99.60% 5.74 5.74 5.58
127 Pvballcards 100.00% 5.57 R 5.57 5.57
127 HUMANICK 100.00% 5.57 R 5.57 5.57
129 Bagger72 100.00% 5.48 5.48 5.48
130 Pizza's 1954 Topps Baseball Set 100.00% 5.46 R 5.46 5.46
131 jlmorri 85.20% 6.23 6.23 5.44
132 The Knoll Collection 100.00% 5.41 R 5.41 5.41
133 Matt's 54 Topps 100.00% 5.38 5.38 5.38
134 RWilliam39 UPDATED 88.00% 6.79 6.79 5.38
135 Bill Davis- 1954 Topps Baseball Set 97.60% 5.59 5.59 5.35
136 Bob's 1954 Topps Baseball 93.20% 5.83 5.83 5.35
137 G & G Fittings 1954 Topps 78.40% 7.15 7.15 5.29
138 Fog City Auctions, LLC 100.00% 5.13 5.13 5.13
139 4'54 Four On The Floor 95.60% 5.32 R 5.32 5.13
140 Terry's 1954 Topps 100.00% 5.08 5.08 5.08
141 Tom's 1954 Topps Baseball 100.00% 5.02 5.02 5.02
142 Beerguy444 1954 Topps 100.00% 5.00 R 5.00 5.00
143 Golfmyrtle 54's 92.80% 5.68 R 5.68 4.91
144 ronzorn 90.40% 5.32 5.32 4.87
145 Nateis2 100.00% 4.77 4.77 4.77
146 Smitty's Topps 1954 Set 98.80% 4.77 4.77 4.52
147 Paul's Cards 60.80% 6.51 6.51 4.16
148 SPCRD 99.60% 4.13 4.13 4.11
149 Ed's 54's 88.40% 4.84 4.84 3.81
150 G5 71.20% 5.01 5.01 3.77
151 Howards 1954 Topps 73.60% 5.93 5.93 3.73
152 paulfd 98.00% 3.67 R 3.68 3.59
153 loganxn 84.00% 4.71 4.71 3.58
154 Pvballcards UPDATED 67.20% 5.52 5.52 3.49
155 scottntodd14 62.40% 5.08 5.08 3.46
156 smillz300 60.40% 5.00 5.00 3.37
157 Jimmy's 54 Set UPDATED 54.40% 6.20 6.20 3.17
158 Drlads Fine 1954 Topps Set UPDATED 52.00% 8.00 8.00 3.14
159 RER3 NM 7 46.00% 6.82 6.82 2.89
160 Gene's 1954 Topps 49.20% 6.63 6.63 2.82
161 JL's 1954 Topps Baseball 31.60% 7.67 7.68 2.71
162 Dennis the Menace 58.80% 5.71 5.71 2.70
163 Donnie22Baseball 44.80% 7.05 7.05 2.67
164 Jeffrey Lichtman 42.40% 7.15 7.15 2.65
165 Alepore944 44.80% 5.00 5.00 2.59
166 Staffoli1954 46.00% 5.35 5.35 2.59
167 Polish Topps 39.20% 7.89 7.89 2.58
168 Fulcrum's 54 UPDATED 52.80% 5.74 5.74 2.53
169 johnmkirchner 38.40% 6.06 6.06 2.48
170 Rsrhodessr 1954 43.20% 4.95 4.95 2.38
171 Lee's 1954 Topps Set 49.20% 5.00 5.00 2.34
172 The Family Collection 27.20% 7.02 7.08 2.32
173 PSA Rich's 1954 Topps Baseball 34.00% 8.01 8.01 2.25
174 SAF 1954 Topps Basic Set 28.80% 5.42 5.42 2.22
175 DKW 1954 Topps 36.40% 6.51 6.51 2.20
176 Gemint 34.00% 7.53 7.54 2.15
177 Worrell's 54 Part Deux 36.00% 6.84 6.84 2.07
178 Jegonda 41.60% 5.10 5.10 2.04
179 Big Shooter 7's...or so 33.20% 7.03 7.03 2.03
180 Dr. G’s 790 54 set 21.60% 8.00 8.00 2.02
181 The Terreri Collection 22.00% 5.41 5.41 1.95
182 Doug's 54 Topps 36.80% 4.68 4.68 1.90
183 Siren 35.60% 5.08 5.08 1.89
184 NM54TBB 36.80% 6.20 6.20 1.87
185 McGee Collection 28.40% 6.14 6.14 1.86
186 DRThomas 34.00% 5.08 5.08 1.84
187 Midsun54Topps 26.00% 8.03 8.03 1.84
188 BBCards4U2 UPDATED 23.20% 8.23 8.30 1.83
189 1954 Topps - Snowman 26.00% 6.69 6.69 1.83
190 hughandval97 29.60% 7.86 7.86 1.82
191 Krumwiede Family 1954 Topps Set 17.20% 5.74 5.74 1.80
192 RER3 EX 5 29.60% 5.05 5.05 1.71
193 Tim’s 54 Topps Basic Set 30.00% 5.14 5.14 1.62
194 Kevin Ailes 9.20% 6.00 6.00 1.61
195 Moonlight Graham 29.60% 4.88 4.88 1.53
196 bersbach UPDATED 18.80% 5.79 5.79 1.47
197 R Merten 28.80% 4.72 4.72 1.47
198 fedor73 38.40% 2.77 2.77 1.44
199 The Vintagetoppsguy Collection 23.60% 5.84 5.84 1.44
200 The Wildermuth Collection 15.20% 5.43 5.43 1.44
201 RER3 EX-MT 6 22.40% 5.85 5.85 1.43
202 rooneswent 25.60% 4.96 4.96 1.41
203 Barrefrank 14.00% 7.31 7.31 1.41
204 928s-4 40.00% 3.87 3.87 1.41
205 scottpt99 51.20% 2.63 2.63 1.40
206 HardEight2013 20.00% 6.55 6.55 1.38
207 Matthew's fun set 17.20% 4.44 4.44 1.38
208 RER3 VG-EX 4 21.60% 3.95 3.95 1.36
209 ddhhpscpsa 10.00% 5.87 5.87 1.31
210 ronboy 54 24.00% 5.81 5.81 1.26
211 Roy_Hobbs 26.40% 4.88 4.88 1.25
212 Mangus 1954 Topps Baseball 23.20% 5.76 5.76 1.13
213 Estes 20.40% 6.34 6.34 1.08
214 Mike D's 1954 Topps Baseball 23.60% 4.61 4.61 1.06
215 10rmdoka 10.40% 3.88 3.88 1.06
216 Jim's 1954 Topps Work in Progress 20.40% 6.95 6.95 1.04
217 gjacobs 23.60% 4.72 4.72 1.01
218 JD's 1954 Topps Baseball Set 17.20% 7.08 7.08 1.00
219 RJSokol's 1954 Topps Set 12.80% 6.93 6.93 1.00
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220 WIBadger70 14.40% 7.05 7.05 0.99
221 Aptoscollector 19.20% 5.71 5.71 0.95
222 JVH 1954 16.80% 3.58 3.58 0.95
223 50' fhores 17.60% 4.62 4.62 0.94
224 Secretariat 11.20% 3.26 3.26 0.92
225 Goldenblend4 16.00% 6.00 6.00 0.91
226 boberobinson 30.00% 3.24 3.24 0.90
227 MJB's 1954 Topps Set 6.40% 5.07 5.07 0.89
MJB
228 NBrizz 11.60% 5.60 5.60 0.85
229 Worm's 54 Set 12.40% 5.78 5.78 0.84
230 gantro 21.20% 4.16 4.16 0.78
231 Garrett's 54 Set 10.40% 4.69 4.69 0.74
232 Rooster's 1954 Topps 4.00% 6.92 6.92 0.74
233 CGG's 1954 Topps Set 12.00% 5.53 5.53 0.73
234 RCM Vintage Collection - 1954 Topps Baseball Set 2.40% 5.88 5.88 0.72
235 JAM TIME 13.20% 6.77 6.77 0.70
236 kraus.jack.g 10.40% 5.16 5.16 0.69
237 [email protected] 6.80% 7.14 7.14 0.69
238 Sunshine Collection 9.20% 6.76 6.76 0.65
239 The Intrieri Collection - 1954 Topps 12.40% 5.40 5.40 0.64
240 percypbird 11.20% 4.81 4.81 0.61
241 RER3 " Poor Man's Set " 10.00% 2.55 2.55 0.60
242 John Lee 4.80% 4.39 4.39 0.59
243 Nguyen 5.20% 4.19 4.19 0.58
244 rich0967 13.20% 4.54 4.54 0.48
245 Dream Set 8.80% 6.71 6.71 0.45
246 Peytonwho 2.80% 4.03 4.03 0.44
247 bubssutherland's 1954 Topps 8.40% 5.51 5.51 0.42
248 Big Shooter's PSA 9 set 5.60% 9.00 9.13 0.41
249 SJ 1954 Baseball 7.20% 6.04 6.04 0.41
250 *DUPLICATE SET- ALL CARDS AVAILABLE* 12.80% 3.24 3.24 0.39
251 chrishow7 6.40% 6.00 6.00 0.38
252 TylerPG1 5.20% 2.61 2.61 0.35
253 Maine 1954 Topps Collection 5.60% 6.59 6.59 0.33
254 pmsbcc 5.60% 7.24 7.24 0.32
255 1954 Poppers 3.60% 5.76 5.76 0.29
256 L891969 3.20% 3.20 3.20 0.27
257 ronzorn 6.80% 4.59 4.59 0.26
258 Geo3 1.20% 6.14 6.14 0.25
259 jbrownell 3.60% 6.76 6.76 0.24
260 mikefromct 1954 Topps Baseball 4.40% 6.26 6.26 0.22
261 Purdue9394 1.20% 4.34 4.34 0.20
262 Mike's collection - 1954 set 1.60% 3.64 3.64 0.19
263 anitom 0.40% 7.00 7.00 0.18
264 lroduner 5.20% 3.15 3.15 0.14
265 pokerplayer65 3.20% 5.08 5.08 0.13
266 Colvin Collection - 1954 Topps 2.40% 6.08 6.08 0.11
267 jonnyo 2.40% 5.96 5.96 0.11
268 jimivintage 1954 Topps Set 2.40% 5.54 5.54 0.10
269 nscards 2.40% 5.92 5.92 0.10
270 The Foster Collection 1.20% 6.24 6.24 0.10
271 yountfan74 1.20% 5.21 5.21 0.09
272 vandybill 1.20% 4.73 4.73 0.08
273 artwiggins 1.20% 6.50 6.50 0.07
274 jonbegos 0.80% 2.20 2.20 0.06
275 1954 Topps 0.80% 2.05 2.05 0.06
276 broncomet 0.80% 1.35 1.35 0.05
277 mgopin UPDATED 0.40% 9.00 9.00 0.03
278 freebaseballcards - about to give away one of these cards 0.40% 7.50 7.50 0.02
279 Carolina Collection 0.40% 5.00 5.00 0.01
280 Nellie's 4th 1954 set UPDATED 0.40% 4.00 4.00 0.01
281 alcorpuz 0.40% 3.00 3.00 0.01
282 jasongerman9 0.40% 2.00 2.00 0.01