1960 Topps Baseball Cards

1960 Topps Willie Mays 1960 Topps Willie Mays Back

1960 Topps Baseball Cards

Set Info

Manufacturer: Topps
Year of Issue: 1960
Set Size: 572 Cards
Card Size: 2-1/2″ x 3-1/2”

Series

Series I: 1-110
Series II: 111-198
Series III: 199-286
Series IV: 287-374
Series V: 375-440
Series VI: 441-506
Series VII: 507-572 (scarce)

Set Description

The Topps Baseball Card Set from 1960 was a pleasant surprise. A split screen effect on a horizontal layout with a color head shot or top-half body pose on the right and a smaller, black and white action photo on the left. The 1960 Topps baseball card set includes 572 standard size cards, which measure 2½” by 3½”. The subsets for the 1960 Topps baseball cards are rookie stars (117-148), the managers series (212-227), the All-Star rookies (316-325), World Series highlights (385-391), the coaches series (455-470), and the All-Stars (553-572) . The high number series, which is more difficult to find, ranges from card number 507-572.

1960 Topps Carl Yastrzemski 1960 Topps Hank Aaron
1960 Topps Mickey Mantle 1960 Topps Willie McCovey
1960 Topps Roberto Clemente 1960 Topps Mickey Mantle AS
Price Guide (Complete Set)
  • VG – $900
  • EX – $1600
  • NM – $3000
Key Rookies
  • 148 – Carl Yastrzemski
  • 316 – Willie McCovey
Key Stars
  • 200 – Willie Mays
  • 300 – Hank Aaron
  • 326 – Roberto Clemente
  • 343 – Sandy Koufax
  • 350 – Mickey Mantle
  • 564 – Mickey Mantle AS
Errors & Variations
  • No significant errors
Important Notes
  • Besides 1968 and 1969, the 1960 Topps set is the most widely distributed and commonly found set in the 60s
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