1952 Topps Andy Pafko

You might not think of Andy Pafko as a star, but the 1952 Topps Andy Pafko card is one of the most sought after cards in the hobby. It's true that he is not a household name but this card is a very important part of the set, and is very hard to find in nice condition. The 1952 Topps Andy Pafko card was the first card in the set, and thus was placed at the top of most kids piles of cards and then wrapped with one or multiple rubber bands. The top card took the brunt of the rubber band trauma and was usually severely damaged, but no one really cared about the condition of the cards in 1952. Add in the tough centering issues from the era and the printing flaws, and you get one of the hardest cards to find in mint condition.

The 1952 Topps Andy Pafko card is the only non-major star to make the list of the top baseball cards in the hobby by PSA. There has only been one PSA 10 gem mint card ever graded by PSA, and no PSA 9 examples have been discovered. Only a handful of 8's have surfaced, thus driving up demand for the card. The PSA 10 1952 Pafko card sold for over $83,000!

1952 TOPPS BASEBALL #1 ANDY PAFKO (BLACK BACK), BROOKLYN DODGERS, 071517
1952 TOPPS BASEBALL #1 ANDY PAFKO (BLACK BACK), BROOKLYN DODGERS, 071517
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1952 TOPPS BASEBALL #1 ANDY PAFKO (RED BACK), BROOKLYN DODGERS, 071617
1952 TOPPS BASEBALL #1 ANDY PAFKO (RED BACK), BROOKLYN DODGERS, 071617
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1952 Topps # 1 Andy Pafko RB PSA 2 Good
1952 Topps # 1 Andy Pafko RB PSA 2 Good
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Andy Pafko 1952 Topps #1 Brooklyn Dodgers Good Condition 5184
Andy Pafko 1952 Topps #1 Brooklyn Dodgers Good Condition 5184
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1952 Topps 1 Andy Pafko Red Back POOR #D102629
1952 Topps 1 Andy Pafko Red Back POOR #D102629
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1952 Topps 1A Andy Pafko Black Back Back POOR #D102628
1952 Topps 1A Andy Pafko Black Back Back POOR #D102628
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1952 Topps Andy Pafko #1 PSA - Altered
1952 Topps Andy Pafko #1 PSA - Altered
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1952 Topps Set Break # 1 - Andy Pafko LOW GRADE (Black)
1952 Topps Set Break # 1 - Andy Pafko LOW GRADE (Black)
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1952 Topps 1 BB Andy Pafko PSA 1 (6632)
1952 Topps 1 BB Andy Pafko PSA 1 (6632)
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1952 Topps 1 BB Andy Pafko PSA 2 (0522)
1952 Topps 1 BB Andy Pafko PSA 2 (0522)
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1952 TOPPS NO. 1 ANDY PAFKO  PSA 4 VGEX  CREASE FREE
1952 TOPPS NO. 1 ANDY PAFKO PSA 4 VGEX CREASE FREE
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1952 Topps #1 ANDY PAFKO ~ Brooklyn Dodgers ~ Black Back ~ PSA VG  3
1952 Topps #1 ANDY PAFKO ~ Brooklyn Dodgers ~ Black Back ~ PSA VG 3
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(3840) 1952 Topps 1 Andy Pafko Red Back Dodgers-PR
(3840) 1952 Topps 1 Andy Pafko Red Back Dodgers-PR
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1952 Topps #1 Andy Pafko Dodgers FAIR
1952 Topps #1 Andy Pafko Dodgers FAIR
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1952 Topps #1 Andy Pafko Dodgers FAIR
1952 Topps #1 Andy Pafko Dodgers FAIR
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