(11) 1948-1964 Japanese Hall of Fame/Menko Collection with Sadaharu Oh 
Lot Number 902
 
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Journey into the untapped world of Japanese baseball cards with the offered collection of (11) 1948-1964 Hall of Famer/Menko cards. This group is heralded by incredibly difficult offerings from Sadaharu Oh, Michio Nishizawa and Kauro Betto. Included baseball players are 1948 JDM2 Kaoru Betto (EX-MT, die cut in airplane shape), 1948 JRM17 Tetsuharu Kawakami (“The God of Batting,” VG), 1948 JRM-UNC Michio Nishizawa (EX-MT) and 1964 Morinaga Top Star Sadaharu Oh (SGC 80). A quartet of (4) 1950s JDM-UNC sumo wrestlers (mostly EX) are also present. This collection is completed by three books including An Introduction to Japanese Baseball Cards by Fitts (2001, 24 pages), Japanese Baseball Card Checklist and Price Guide by Engel (1999, 4th edition, 232 pages) and Japanese Baseball Superstars by Fitts/Engel (2001, 124 pages). This assortment is perfect for those who want to explore the interesting world of Japanese baseball cards. 
 
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