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    Batman #49 (DC, 1948) Condition: Apparent FN 6.0. Super Joker cover goes uncredited in Overstreet, but The Grand Comics Database Project suggests a collaboration between Batman creator Bob Kane and Lew Schwartz. This issue finds the first appearances of both Mad Hatter and Vicki Vale. Wonderful cover colors on this prize copy. Moderate professional restoration including tear seals, color touch, cleaned and pressed, pieces added. Overstreet 2003 GD 2.0 value = $169; VG 4.0 value = $338; FN 6.0 value = $507.

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    November, 2003
    2nd Sunday
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    I have done a preliminary analysis and the total of the hammer prices was $67,550. With BP, the final figure was $80,722.25. That is against the total insurance value of $34,785 or 2.32 x ‘pre-auction estimate’. Incredible, really, so a big thanks.
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