1955 Bowman Baseball Cards

1955 Bowman Mickey Mantle 1955 Bowman Mickey Mantle Back

1955 Bowman Baseball Cards

Set Info

Manufacturer: Bowman

Year of Issue: 1955

Set Size: 220 Cards

Card Size: 2-1/2” x 3-3/4”

Series

High Series: 225-320

Set Description

This final set produced by Bowman in 1955-featured fronts with color photographs of players inside TV’s. The backs are numbered and have bios and stats on the player. High numbered cards 225-320 are scarcer.

1955 Bowman Yogi Berra 1955 Bowman Willie Mays
1955 Bowman Roy Campanella 1955 Bowman Hank Aaron
1955 Bowman Ernie Banks 1955 Bowman Al Kaline
Price Guide (Complete Set)
  • VG – $900
  • EX – $1500
  • NM – $3000
Key Rookies
  • 68 – Elston Howard
Key Stars
  • 179 – Hank Aaron
  • 184 – Willie Mays
  • 202 – Mickey Mantle
  • 242 – Ernie Banks
Errors & Variations
  • No significant errors or variations
Important Notes
  • Numbers 1-64 have a tan wood grain border
  • Numbers 65-320 have a dark wood grain border
  • These cards are commonly found with length variations due to the cutting techniques used.
  • Very condition sensitive due to the dark borders
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