The offered lot contains (129) signed baseball cards including a slew of Hall of Famers and various vintage Topps and Bowman issues. The lot features a Mantle Signature Series porcelain card box set of three with two examples signed by Mantle (both “9”). Additional highlights of vintage Topps/Bowman signed cards include Killebrew (1965), Koufax (1961, “8”) and Rizzuto (1955 B) with modern signed cards including Aaron, Mays, McGwire and Ripken. Signatures average (“8-9”) and are accompanied by an auction LOA from James Spence Authentications. Please visit our website for a more detailed list of signed cards in this lot.
Additional signed vintage (pre-1980) cards include Briggs (1966 T), Brock (1978 T), Callison (1969 T), Ennis (1951 B), Friend (1961 T), Gibson (1969 T), Goliat (1951 B), Hamner (d.1993, 1951 B), Jenkins (1969 T), Keller (d.1990, 1950 B), Larsen (1955 B), Lopat (1951 B), Lopata (1957 T), Mahaffey (1960 T), Mathews (1963 T), Money (1970 T), Raffensberger (1951 B), B. Robinson (1973 T), C. Simmons (1955 B), Short (1970 T), Slaughter (d.2002, 1955 B), Thomson (1955 B), Throneberry (1960 T), Vander Meer (d.1997, 1951 B) and Wilhelm (1968 T).
Signed modern cards (1980-present) includes Allen, Appling, Ashburn, Backman, Bench, Berra, Boggs, Bowa, Buskey, Brett (1984 Star panel), Brett, Bystrom, Canseco, Carew, Carlton (1984 Star panel), Carman, (2) G. Carter, C. Davis, Daulton, E. Davis, Feller, Jo. Franco, Gladden, Gooden, Gubicza, Gwynn (1832 Topps), R. Henderson, Horton, Irvin, Johnstone, Kiner, Lonborg, (2) Mazzilli, Mccovey, McGee, Mize, Moyer, Murray, Mussina, Parrish, Pendleton, Raines, Rawley, (2) Ruffin, (2) F. Robinson, Rolen, Rose, J. Samuel, Schilling, Seaver, (2) Sheffield, Oz. Smith, Snider, Snyder, Stargell, Tartabull, Wynn, Yastrzemski and several others.