"To me it looks like a preprinted variety that was common back then. That being said the way the Mantle looks I'd place it at 1951-3. If you look up on baseball refernce you can get Yankee rosters from those years to match the players on the ball"
"Hi Terrior, I hope all is well. Thanks again for all your guidance and observations. I came across this Mantle Autographed Fran with a COA from Star Authentic. Any advice would be greatly appreciated. Thanks again!"