Clean Sweep Auction #235 – $5 Reserve Auction Ends June 29th 2016. Checking in at over 700 lots, this Clean Sweep Auction features a great selection of baseball cards (graded and ungraded). Bid, register and view the auction at www.cleansweepauctions.com. The auction concludes on March 2, 2016. This one has a good varied selection of collector cards. We are actively seeking out high quality material for our next major auction (we buy outright and offer strong cash advances for the right material).
The current auction is the always popular $5 reserve card auction. This auction is a solid one, with note to 354 lots of pre-war baseball cards. We begin in the 19th century, including three HOF cards. There are many mid-grade slabbed T206s, a strong run of mid to better grade T205 commons, including many PSA 5s, 5.5s and 6s. The auction continues with a huge selection of 1914 B18 Blankets, such a bargain priced issue in this market. Absolutely loaded, we have a Ty Cobb, a Shoeless Joe Jackson, many other HOFers and several very desirable brown infield variations.
We have a substantial lot with 46 1930 Zeenuts, several better late 1930s R lots, a terrific Wheaties Joe DiMaggio and a nice 1941 Play Ball Ted Williams among other cards.
We have a great selection of 1951-1953 Bowmans, with both single cards and quality group lots. Collectors of 1953 Topps will see a collector grade Mantle, Paige and two quality group lots. We also have collector grade examples of the key 1954 Bowman Mickey Mantle and Ted Williams cards.
There are two terrific 1955 Bowman group lots, one in terrific condition. We have most of the key cards from 1954 through 1959 Topps, including quality partial sets as well for nearly each year.
Our sale section has a world of new additions. We start with autographs, there is simply our largest selection ever of HOF and Deceased single signed baseballs, the fruits of several terrific collections we recently acquired. In particular, there are many HOF and other desirable inscription singles.
Autographs continue with strong offerings of various Perez Steele issues, yellow HOF plaques and many, many very uncommon signed 8x10s photos.
Pre-war baseball includes many new mid to higher grade 1934-6 Diamond Stars, including almost all of the high numbers, new 1933 Goudeys, 1941 Play Balls and many type cards. Oddball baseball has a terrific run of 1947-66 Exhibits with most of the scarce cards, new 1960s Bazooka singles and other assorted new additions.
Our Topps and Bowman inventory is significantly expanded. We have new runs of 1948-1950 Bowman, 1952 Bowman, many very nice 1953 and 1954 Topps cards, 1955 Bowmans and 1956-1959 Topps.
Our 1960s Topps inventory has a wide variety of new higher grade high numbers and star cards, all fresh to the hobby. We have a nice sale of complete sets at the end of the baseball section.
We have a greatly expanded offering of football, basketball, boxing and hockey cards. New additions include 1948-1952 Bowman football, additional 1960s and 1970s basketball stars and a Michael Jordan
Rookie Card. We have many new additions to our vintage boxing and hockey inventory that conclude the sale catalog.