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Old 12-02-2019, 05:14 PM
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Default 1952 Wheaties (is this a fake?)

I purchased this low grade Ted Williams card on ebay. The printing under a loupe looks fine to my untrained eye. It appears there are some variances in the cardboard with some other cards I own, but the Williams card feels just a bit thinner than my others.

I read in the Standard Catalog that these cards were "extensively counterfeited circa 2002".

Is this a fake card?

Larry

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Old 12-03-2019, 05:28 AM
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Feels thin and looks different . Seems a little fishy to me.

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Old 12-03-2019, 03:14 PM
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Forum thread from about seven years ago that provides some possible info:http://www.net54baseball.com/showthr...=1952+Wheaties
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