1920 W520 Strip Card Set and Checklist

‘It’s In The Details’

Title W520 Strip
Year 1920
Size 1 7/16″ x 2 3/8″
Images Color
Type Strip
Number in Set
20

W520 Strip Overview

W520 15 Rapp.jpg

The 1920 W520 strip card set includes 20 cards. Fronts include colored images as well as a card number and the player’s name. Backs of the cards are completely blank. Some of the cards have the player’s full name but others have only last names.

Even though the set is small, it has a few interesting characteristics. Several spelling errors exist and Hall of Famer Zack Wheat has two cards as does Mike Gonzales.

One of Wheat’s two issues shows him looking like he is about to throw a pitch despite the fact that he was an outfielder. Interestingly enough, it could even be a bit of an error. The pose is eerily similar to that of Harry Coveleski’s card (Harry was a pitcher).

Here are pictures of all of the cards in the set.

W520 Strip Checklist

  1. Dave Bancroft
  2. Christy Mathewson
  3. Larry Doye
  4. Jesse Barnes
  5. Art Fletcher
  6. Wilbur Cooper
  7. Mike Gonzales
  8. Zack Wheat (portrait)
  9. Tris Speaker
  10. Benny Kauff
  11. Zack Wheat (pitching)
  12. Phil Douglas
  13. Babe Ruth
  14. Harry Coveleski
  15. Goldie Rapp
  16. Pol Perritt
  17. Otto Miller
  18. George Kelly
  19. Mike Gonzales
  20. Les Nunamaker

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