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The Avengers #1 Don/Maggie Thompson Collection pedigree (Marvel, 1963) CGC NM 9.4 Off-white to white pages....

2013 November 21 - 23 Comics Signature Auction - Beverly Hills #7084

 
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Auction Ended On: Nov 21, 2013
Item Activity: 19 Internet/mail/phone bidders
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Location: Heritage Auctions - Beverly Hills
9478 West Olympic Blvd., 1st Floor
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The Avengers #1 Don/Maggie Thompson Collection pedigree (Marvel, 1963) CGC NM 9.4 Off-white to white pages. High-grade copies of this Marvel Age biggie continue to bring considerably more than Overstreet values, and there just aren't many out there nicer than this. Recently a VF 8.0 copy has brought 25% over Guide, a VF/NM 9.0 copy 40% more; and a NM- 9.2 copy over 100% more! The last one we offered in this NM 9.4 grade went for $95,600. The issue's got the origin and first appearance of the Avengers (Thor, Iron Man, Hulk, Ant-Man, and Wasp), plus appearances by the Fantastic Four, Loki, and the Teen Brigade. The Jack Kirby cover doesn't hurt, and it looks absolutely stunning on this wonderful copy. Overstreet 2013 NM- 9.2 value = $28,000. CGC census 11/13: 11 in 9.4, 3 higher. From the Don and Maggie Thompson Collection.

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