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Lot #15: 1949 Bowman #84 Roy Campanella Rookie Card – PSA MINT 9

Description

Graded MINT 9 by PSA. Hall of Famer, in his Rookie Card appearance. Among more than 1,150 copies recorded in PSA’s census reporting, just two examples have been placed at a higher tier. The offered depiction is the first card of three-time MVP and revered Brooklyn Dodgers catcher Roy Campanella. That fact, alone, is sufficient to generate understandable thrills among hobbyists who yearn for the presence of Campy's singular greatness within their holdings. Prized on the basis of its scarcity, and adored for its subject, the piece is one of its generation's undisputed "key" items. The card enjoys well-recognized primacy in collectors' minds as an item to be treasured in high grade. A truly splendid incarnation of a treasured collectible, in Mint condition.
Final Bid (Includes Buyers Premium):$14,400
Minimum Bid:$5,000
Number of Bids:12