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1956-57 Boston Celtics Team Issue Near Set (10/11) including Bill Russell RC & Original Envelope

Lot Number 1086

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The 1956-57 Boston Celtics won their first of 17 championships behind a strong squad that featured (7) Hall of Famers, most notably legends Cousy & Russell. This near set (10/11) of team photos comes from that season is missing only #6 Togo Palazzi for completion. Includes: #1 Cousy (VG), #2 Heinsohn (EX-MT), #3 Hemric (NM), #4 Luscutoff (VG), #5 Nichols (VG-EX), #7 Phillip (EX), #8 Ramsay (EX-MT), #9 Risen (NM), #10 Sharman (VG), #11 Russell RC (BGS VG-EX 4; small dent mark in holder). Also comes with original mailing envelope (VG). A very important addition to any basketball collection with a hard to find early Russell card and the first cards for a lot of these players before the 1957 Topps set.

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