2018 Topps Transcendent

Release Date: Friday, December 14, 2018

Configuration: 1 box per case.

Inside Each Box: Each box contains one (1) Base Card set, one (1) Sketch Reproduction set, one (1) Event Invitation, one (1) original sketch, and fifty (50) autograph cards.

Highlights:

Topps Transcendent Collection Baseball – a collecting experience for the ages – is back in 2018 with 83 limited edition boxes!

This year’s version is inspired by 1983 Topps Baseball, and will deliver an astounding number of premium collectibles.

• 1 Complete Set of 50 Transcendent Icons Base Cards

• 1 Complete Set of 83 Origins Sketch Reproductions

• 50 Transcendent Collection Autograph Cards
• At least TWO 1-of-1 autograph cards guaranteed!

• Every autograph will be sequentially numbered 25 or less!
• 1 1-of-1 Mike Trout Through the Years Autograph Card NEW!

• 1 1-of-1 Auto Patch or Cut Signature Relic Book Card NEW!
• 1 1-of-1 Transcendent Moments Sketch
• 1 1-of-1 Oversized Cut Signature Card
• 1 1-of-1 Autographed 1952 SuperFractor NEW!
• 1 VIP Event Invitation

Topps Transcendent Collection will unveil innovative fresh content and 1-of-1 autograph cards in 2018.

Each box will feature either an Auto Patch or Cut Signature Relic Book Card, and an Autographed 1952 SuperFractor.

1983 Autograph Patch Card NEW! Featured in the iconic 1983 design, each card will feature an autograph and a patch, in a gold framed. All cards are numbered 1-of-1!

Autographed 1952 SuperFractor NEW! 1-of-1 SuperFractor autographed cards in the 1952 Topps design.

1983 Cut Signature Relic Book Card NEW!

Featured in the iconic 1983 design, each card will feature
a cut signature and a jumbo relic piece. All cards are numbered 1-of-1!

Each box will feature either an Auto Patch or Cut Signature Relic Book Card, and an Autographed 1952 SuperFractor.

Topps Transcendent Collection will deliver 50 autograph cards of the company’s most notable signers.

All autographs will be sequentially numbered to 25 or less, and each box will deliver at least two unique 1-of-1 parallel autograph cards!

Transcendent Collection Autographs

Featuring all of the biggest retired, active and rookie MLB® names from the Topps Licensing portfolio. Each card will be hard-signed and encased in a metallic gold frame. Sequentially numbered to 25.

  • Emerald Parallel: Sequentially numbered to 15.
  • Purple Parallel:Sequentially numbered to 10.
  • Red Parallel: Numbered 1-of-1.
  • Platinum Parallel: Numbered 1-of-1.

Image Variation Autographs

All of the subjects from the Transcendent Collection Autographs will be given an image variation on a new design. Each card will be encased in a metallic gold frame and sequentially numbered to 25.

• Emerald Parallel: Sequentially numbered to 15.

• Purple Parallel: Sequentially numbered to 10.
• Red Parallel: Numbered 1-of-1.
• Platinum Parallel: Numbered 1-of-1.

Mike Trout Through the Years Autographs

Featuring Mike Trout on all Topps designs spanning from 1952-2018, along with famed insert card designs, and a hard-signed autograph.

Transcendent Origins Sketches

Featuring 83 different MLB® moments from top players’ early years, designed by a renowned sports artist. Numbered 1/1.

Collectors will again find a 1-of-1 Oversized Cut Signature in each box of Topps Transcendent Collection. Look for a dazzling array of collectible subjects:

Abbott and Costello – Entertainers

Albert Einstein – Physicist
Alfred Hitchcock – Film Director

Amelia Earhart – Aviator

Andrew Johnson – 17th President of the U.S.

B.B. King – Musician
Babe Didrikson Zaharias – Athlete
Babe Ruth – Outfielder

Barack Obama – 44th President of the U.S.

Bill Clinton – 42nd President of the U.S.

Buffalo Bill Cody – Showman
Calvin Coolidge – 30th President of the U.S. Charles Lindbergh – Aviator

Charlton Heston – Actor
Chester A. Arthur – 21st President of the U.S.

Chuck Berry – Musician
Cy Young – Pitcher
Dean Martin – Entertainer
Dwight D. Eisenhower – 34th President of the U.S. Elizabeth Taylor – Actress
Ernest Hemingway – Novelist
Evel Knievel – Stunt Performer
Franklin D. Roosevelt – 32nd President of the U.S.

George H.W. Bush – 41st President of the U.S.

George W. Bush – 43rd President of the U.S.

Gerald Ford – 38th President of the U.S.
Gil Hodges – 1st Baseman

Grover Cleveland – 22nd and 24th President of the U.S. Harry Houdini – Illusionist/Stunt Performer
Harry Truman – 33rd President of the U.S.
Herb Pennock – Pitcher

Herbert Hoover – 31st President of the U.S.

Honus Wagner – Shortstop
Hugh Hefner – Publisher
Humphrey Bogart – Actor

J. Edgar Hoover – FBI Director
Jack Dempsey – Professional Boxer
Jackie Robinson – 2nd Baseman
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis – First Lady of the U.S.

James Buchanan – 15th President of the U.S.

James Gandolfini – Actor
James Monroe – 5th President of the U.S.
Jim Brown – Football Player
Jim Henson – Puppeteer
Jim Thorpe – Outfielder
Jim Valvano – College Basketball Coach
Jimmie Foxx – 1st Baseman
Joe DiMaggio – Outfielder
Joey Ramone – Musician
John Belushi – Actor
John F. Kennedy – 35th President of the U.S.

Knute Rockne – Football Coach
Lauren Bacall – Actress
Leo Durocher – Manager
Lou Gehrig – 1st Baseman
Lyndon B. Johnson – 36th President of the U.S.

Martin Van Buren – 8th President of the U.S.

Maurice Richard – Hockey Player

Mel Ott – Outfielder
Millard Fillmore – 13th President of the U.S.

Mother Teresa – Nun/Missionary
Nap Lajoie – Second Baseman
Nelson Mandela – Political Leader
Orville Wright – Aviator
Roberto Clemente – Outfielder
Roger Maris – Outfielder
Rogers Hornsby – Second Baseman
Ronald Reagan – 40th President of the U.S.

Sadaharu Oh – Baseball Player/Manager
Sammy Davis Jr. – Entertainer
Satchel Paige – Pitcher
Spencer Tracy – Actor
Steve Irwin – Zookeeper
Ted Williams – Outfielder
Theodore Roosevelt – 26th President of the U.S.

Thomas Edison – Inventor
Thurman Munson – Catcher
Tom Petty – Musician
Tris Speaker – Outfielder
William Henry Harrison – 9th President of the U.S.

William McKinley – 25th President of the U.S.

William Howard Taft – 27th President of the U.S.

Woodrow Wilson – 28th President of the U.S.

Each box of 2018 Topps Transcendent Collection Baseball will guarantee a complete set of Transcendent Icons, styled after the 1983 Topps design. Each card features a stunning silver frame border. Sequentially numbered to 83.

2018 Topps Transcendent Collection Baseball is limited to a production run of 83 total cases and will arrive in the Fall / Winter of 2018.

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