For nearly seventy years now Topps has ruled the trading card industry, supplying the world with an unending supply of bubble gum and an incalculable array of cardboard collectibles. From the depths of storage not quite on the level of Fort Knox security, comes this Topps Vault lot of (19) multi-sport and non-sport original source material pieces, all accompanied by Topps COAs.
1962 Baseball Stamps proof 2-panel set with Joe Adcock/George Thomas, including one blue tint panel and one black and white panel, both in excellent condition
1967 Wacky Packages 17-1/2 x 21" die-cuts proof sheet: the obverse surface is clean and bright however, there is considerable creasing at top left and the bottom right edge is irregularly trimmed, and the reverse has scattered bits of paper residue. Considering the historic popularity of this series, this sheet stacks up as a great find.
1972 U.S. Presidents 2-card proof set of John Tyler, both housed in holders sealed with Topps Vault stickers; both present NM-MT details with one color card and one black and white card.
1973 Emergency Adam-12 cards #29 2-card proof set with obverse and reverse cards, both housed in holders sealed with Topps Vault stickers; obverse card present EX details, reverse card presents NM+ details.
1973 Wacky Packages 10 x 18-1/2" "Glutton Mustard" poster, very handsome with just slight corner wear
1973 You'll Die Laughing proof and finished card 2-card set housed in holders sealed with Topps vault stickers, both present NM-MT details
1974 Baseball Card proof strip with Bob Gallagher, Fred Scherman and Phil Niekro, presents NM-MT+ details
1976 Funny Ad Foldees 2-card proof set for card #22, both present NM-MT details
1977 Baseball Cloth Stickers 22x28 retail display box proof sheet: box graphics present as excellent, however, there is moderate wear on the top edge of the sheet including creases on the corners well away from any of the graphics. There is also a light indentation on the white field about a third of the way up from the bottom that is unobtrusive to display.
1977 Football Card 22x28 retail display box proof sheet: has minor traces of wear on the top edge but graphics are unmolested and overall this piece is very pleasing.
1978 Football Card Art for card #314 Lee Roy Selmon, presents NM+ details.
1982 Wacky Packages 20-1/4 x 23-1/4 album page proof sheet in excellent condition.
1952 Baseball Reprint Joe Adcock 2-card proof set with color card and black and white card, both present NM-MT+ details.