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Old 07-14-2017, 10:57 AM
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Default 1952 Topps Variations - NNOF

I recently picked this '52 Topps NNOF variation. Just curious what others thought. I will chime in with my opinion at a later date.

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Old 07-14-2017, 11:05 AM
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Very neat item Zach. Is it rated A because of missing name or the auto ? Any signs of artificial removal ?

Is the deceased notification an old or new practice ?

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Old 07-14-2017, 11:10 AM
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I recently picked this '52 Topps NNOF variation. Just curious what others thought. I will chime in with my opinion at a later date.

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I don't recall ever seeing one before? Very cool, if real?

Here's mine for comparison.
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Old 07-14-2017, 11:33 AM
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Collectors in the 50s and 60s often used an eraser to get rid of the facsimile in hopes the player would sign there. If you look closely, that appears to be the case here, although it backfired when the player signed elsewhere.
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Old 07-14-2017, 11:47 AM
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As an aside, I got excited when I saw the red marks at the bottom until I realized it is just his jersey markings.
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Old 07-14-2017, 12:12 PM
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Maybe it's just my image, but there's still the faint remains of the letter 'n'
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Old 07-14-2017, 12:23 PM
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Maybe it's just my image, but there's still the faint remains of the letter 'n'
You're right John, and you can still see the remnants of the bottom of the "L" from the last name, where it was too close to the bottom border of the box and couldn't be erased easily.
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Looks removed to me
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Old 07-14-2017, 12:44 PM
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I just blew it up, and, for me anyways, it is very difficult to see what some of you are talking about?
Unfortunately, I couldn't save a blown up copy for you, but some of the marks on the border are in a different spot than what is on my card.

On my card, nowhere is a part of signature touching the border.

My eyes aren't the best so I am not disputing what others can see, only stating that I can't.
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Old 07-14-2017, 01:08 PM
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Ok Dale, I blew it up to different levels and snipped it so you can see what I'm seeing when it's magnified. It starts off with a regular card magnified to 200%. Then your card at 200%, then 300%, then 400%. You can clearly still set remnants of the "t" at the end of his name as well as other parts when compared to the regular example.
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