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frankbmd 04-26-2018 10:02 AM

Sharp Corners ---------------- Not
 
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Collectors who are obsessed with issues such as sharp corners and centering are missing out on wide variety of attractive and significant collectible items.

Let's see your round corners.

Vintage cards are subject to handling or were issued without sharp corners or both.

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Gamers understand round corners on these, which are designed to be handled.

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Provenance of vintage material when signed by prior owners can have acceptably soft corners.

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Imagine how difficult it would be to handle credit cards with sharp corners.

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Ticket collectors would have a difficult time finding this one with sharp corners.

https://www.collectorfocus.com/image...5/larsen-berra

And of course autographed ball collectors are indifferent to the issue of sharp corners.

https://www.collectorfocus.com/image...638/gehrig-lou

Even cheeseheads appreciate softer corners

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Sean 04-26-2018 10:43 AM

Frank, is that an original APBA set of Yankees from 1956? :eek:

Stampsfan 04-26-2018 11:01 AM

That last "cheesy" picture may not have sharp corners, but there may be a couple of additional, hidden points worth exploring.

Peter_Spaeth 04-26-2018 11:35 AM

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Peter_Spaeth 04-26-2018 11:41 AM

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I know it's not baseball but you didn't say where to draw the line, man

frankbmd 04-26-2018 11:56 AM

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Originally Posted by Peter_Spaeth (Post 1770848)
I know it's not baseball but you didn't say where to draw the line, man

Wichita 1968

Football works for me.:D

Exhibitman 04-26-2018 12:08 PM

No sharp corners here:

https://photos.imageevent.com/exhibi...Wagner%201.jpg

or here

https://photos.imageevent.com/exhibi...ize/Newmar.jpg

brianp-beme 04-26-2018 12:24 PM

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These E90-1 cards are lacking internal sharp corners as well.

Brian

Buythatcard 04-26-2018 12:26 PM

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Originally Posted by Sean (Post 1770832)
Frank, is that an original APBA set set of Yankees from 1956? :eek:

I was going to ask same question. I played that game as a kid. Spent countless hours.

buymycards 04-26-2018 12:53 PM

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