While any Mantle card from his playing days is highly desirable, the 1965 Topps Mickey Mantle consistently ranks among collectors as one of his best of the 1960s.
The imagery of The Mick following through on his swing and staring off into the distance in his Yankee pinstripes gives the card fantastic eye appeal.
Combined with the pink border and the calm mood of the practice session occurring in the background, the card almost has a calm and easygoing vibe to it.
But, we all know that Mantle was anything but calm at the plate as he was capable of blasting towering home run shots seemingly with ease.
In this guide, we’ll look at what makes it so unique, how much it’s worth, and how to best go about buying and selling one.
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