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    Famous Funnies #17 (Eastern Color, 1935) CGC VF 8.0 Off-white to white pages. This is by far the highest graded copy that we have seen and in fact, it appears to be the highest graded copy ever to come to public auction. It's only the second Christmas cover on a newsstand comic, and it's one of the first 50 comic books ever published. Don't miss this rare opportunity! Overstreet 2013 VF 8.0 value = $474. CGC census 5/14: 1 in 8.0, 1 higher.

    View the certification for CGC Certification ID 919246002 and purchase grader's notes if available.


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    15th-17th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 19
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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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.
    Mark A.,
    Stratford-Upon-Avon, UK
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