1962 Topps Baseball Cards

1962 Topps Roger Maris 1962 Topps Roger Maris Back

1962 Topps Baseball Cards

Set Info

Manufacturer: Topps
Year of Issue: 1962
Set Size: 598 Cards
Card Size: 2-1/2″ x 3-1/2”

Series

Series I: 1-109
Series II: 110-196
Series III: 197-283
Series IV: 284-370
Series V: 371-446
Series VI: 447-522
Series VII: 523-598 (scarce)

Set Description

With the notorious wood grain borders, the set produced by Topps in 1962 is known for showing wear and difficult to find in high grade. The 1962 Topps baseball card set features 598 cards and measure 2½” by 3½”. The subsets for the 1962 Topps baseball cards are the league leaders (51-60), the Babe Ruth series (135-144), World Series highlights (232-237), In Action shots (311-319), the All-Stars (466-475), and the Rookie Prospects (591-598).

1962 Topps Hank Aaron 1962 Topps Lou Brock
1962 Topps Mickey Mantle 1962 Topps Roberto Clemente
1962 Topps Willie Mays 1962 Topps Managers Dream
Price Guide (Complete Set)
  • VG – $1200
  • EX – $2100
  • NM – $4000
Key Rookies
  • 199 – Gaylord Perry
  • 387 – Lou Brock
Key Stars
  • 1 – Roger Maris
  • 5 – Sandy Koufax
  • 10 – Roberto Clemente
  • 18 – Managers’ Dream
  • 200 – Mickey Mantle
  • 300 – Willie Mays
  • 320 – Hank Aaron
Errors & Variations
  • Series II cards come in standard issue and a “green tint” version
Important Notes
  • Condition sensitive and susceptible to chipping
  • #1 Roger Maris is tough to find in high grade
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