Lot # 85: 1969 JGA 183 Perforated Trump Cards--Katsuya Nomura (HOF)

Category: Baseball Cards

Starting Bid: $40.00

Bids: 1 (Bid History)

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Item was in Auction "Auction 66 Ended 10/14/2023",
which ran from 9/27/2023 6:00 PM to
10/14/2023 11:00 PM

The JGA 183 set has received the designation R5 in Japanese Baseball Cards Checklist & Price Guide, Vintage Edition 3.0, which means that five or fewer examples of the card on offer here are known. The card is truly a rarity. It is speculated that the JGA 183 set was originally a furoku (bonus gift) included with an edition of an unknown Japanese children’s magazine.

Nomura ranks second all-time in Japan with 657 lifetime home runs. He also caught and incredible 3,017 games during his 27 year career, banging out over 2,900 hits. This Hall of Fame catcher and manager is featured here as a member of the Nankai Hawks. Blank back card.

Size: 1 3/16" x 1 1/2"

Condition: Vg with some glue on the blank back.

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