October 2009 Auction
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 10/7/2009
Up for auction is just the second example of Roberto Clemente's celebrated 1958 Topps issue to attain the highly coveted grade of NM/MT+ 8.5 from PSA. Nearly 1,000 examples have been reviewed by the Newport Beach grading authority, and no GEMS have surfaced, with only 13 superior examples on record in the MINT 9 class. The offered example has been recently graded and boasts near perfect centering with an incredibly well-registered image against an exceptionally vibrant candy yellow backdrop.
1958 Topps #52 Bob Clemente PSA 8.5 NM/MT+
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