Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice
IMPORTANT: In-person floor bidding is temporarily suspended and our offices are closed, except for scheduled appointments. See details including all options for bidding remotely.

    Description

    Showcase #4 The Flash (DC, 1956) CGC FN/VF 7.0 Off-white to white pages. Considered by most to be the first Silver Age comic, this issue presents the origin and first appearance of the Silver Age Flash (Barry Allen), in his new haute couture skin-tight costume, a fashion trend that would sweep the entire superhero community! This issue also contains the first appearance of Iris West. Cover and art are by Carmine Infantino and Joe Kubert. Coincidentally, issue #4 is the #4 book on Overstreet's list of Top 50 Silver Age Comics. Overstreet 2019 FN 6.0 value = $27,800; VF 8.0 value = $62,500. CGC census 3/20: 8 in 7.0, 26 higher.

    Click here to view the certification and purchase grader’s notes if available


    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2020
    5th-8th Thursday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 21
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 808

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    20% of the successful bid (minimum $19) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2020 September 10 - 12 Comics Signature Auction - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    The auction was a success! Your guidance and expertise has been so helpful.
    Doug P.,
    North Hollywood, CA
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search