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"I would like to personally thank every consignor and bidder who made December’s auction such a smashing success," said Vincent Zurzolo, COO of ComicConnect, "and of course, thank you to the current consignors and all the bidders who will be joining us for this auction. The collectibles market, across all categories, continues to heat up. We’ve put together an unbelievable array of comics, art, video games, memorabilia, posters, props, and pulps."
Bidding in Event Auction #45 starts Monday, March 22nd at 12 PM EDT.
“The Kentucky Collection was painstakingly curated by an old-school collector through years of diligent effort,” Zurzolo explained. “The consignor loves comics and he’s enjoyed owning them, but he felt now, with the market exploding, was the perfect time to let them go.” Highlights include CGC-certified copies of Batman #1 8.0, All Star #3 9.4, Archie #1 8.0, All Star #8 6.5 R, Daredevil #1 9.4, Action #7 7.0 R, All Flash #1 9.0, and over 1200 more Golden and Silver Age comics.
Comic book investment collectors will have opportunities aplenty with high-grade runs of Daredevil, Amazing Spider-Man, EC Comics, and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, including TMNT #1 CGC 9.6. Plus, Marvel and DC keys from the Silver to the Bronze Age, early Archies, Golden Age Caps, pre-Robin Detectives, New Book of Comics, New Fun Comics, early Superman, Whiz #1, Wonder Woman #1, Mask #1 & 2, Red Raven #1 CGC 4.5, and a tough comic in high grade, Tales to Astonish #44 9.4.
Notable last second additions: Amazing Spider-Man #1 CGC 6.0, Avengers #1 CGC 9.2, Fantastic Four #2 CGC 9.0, Strange Tales #110 CGC 9.2, and Tales to Astonish #27 CGC 8.5.
Original Art Auction lots are sure to draw attention with a new-to-market Dave Cockrum page from X-Men #94, the cover to Black Panther #8 by Kirby, Amazing Spider-Man #183 cover by Ross Andru, the cover to G.I. Joe #119 by Herb Trimpe, plus a Bronze and Copper splashes, pages, and covers. “Don’t miss the stunning cover to Detective Comics #1 by modern-day great, Tony Daniel,” Zurzolo added.
Video Games are leveling up with the highest-graded copy of M.U.S.C.L.E. WATA 9.6, Bubble Bobble 2 9.0, Super Mario Brothers 2 9.0, and scores more. CGC-certified Vintage Concert Posters from the acclaimed Ultrasounds Collection with featured pieces like the 1967 Doors ‘Pay Attention’, 1968 Iron Butterfly/Velvet Underground, and 1968 Pink Floyd are in the mix.
Movie/TV Props include the Joker’s teeth from “Suicide Squad,” and a rare-to-market 1950’s Paramount production sign. “Pulps are a very undervalued collectible and we’ve got a spicy selection for you including Dime Detective, Weird Tales, Secret Agent X, a variety of horror and gumshoe titles abound,” Zurzolo said. “I’m also buying pulps so please call!”
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