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The PristineComics high grade Captain America Comics issues didn't even make half their asking prices on ebay.

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That Cap 12 went for a bargain price.

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Yaaaay, Superman 1 :golfclap:

Still king of the Superhero hill.

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4 minutes ago, sagii said:

Yaaaay, Superman 1 :golfclap:

Still king of the Superhero hill.

Indeed. Soars way higher than anyone else.

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23 minutes ago, Gotham Kid said:

The PristineComics high grade Captain America Comics issues didn't even make half their asking prices on ebay.

Final Prices please 

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Just now, Chicago Boy said:

Final Prices please 

10 9.4 48K

12 9.4 22.8K

13 9.4 50.4K

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it seems the world record of 9,753,740 in the new single session now....its gonna hit 11 million

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57 minutes ago, Gotham Kid said:

The PristineComics high grade Captain America Comics issues didn't even make half their asking prices on ebay.

Yeah, but their asking prices on ebay were asinine. Those copies probably won't even be the highest-graded copies if the Mile High copies are ever slabbed.

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38 minutes ago, jimbo_7071 said:

Yeah, but their asking prices on ebay were asinine. Those copies probably won't even be the highest-graded copies if the Mile High copies are ever slabbed.

Very true, but if JV's Mile High copies are 3P graded & slabbed there'll be a lot of HGC's losing bragging rights.  :cry:

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5 hours ago, sagii said:

...While not a player on anything today, i do have the day off and will be curious to see if the recently sold/reslabbed Church Planets hold/surpass/under perform their recent hammer prices from a few months ago,. 

was surprised how much they surpassed the hammer price from a few months ago

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The female auctioneer is worthless. Ive seen no evidence so far that she has any idea what “widget” she is schilling. 

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2 hours ago, Gotham Kid said:

The PristineComics high grade Captain America Comics issues didn't even make half their asking prices on ebay.

I saw that. I was in the hunt for the 13 but dropped out in the Live part. It hung around Ebay for 6 mos at $100k, and hammered at half of that.

its gotta be hard to figure out how to price such things. Turns out bragging rights for the highest grade on a classic cover is only 3 x Guide, not 6 x Guide

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39 minutes ago, goldenacase said:

was surprised how much they surpassed the hammer price from a few months ago

So was I. Not even a years time later.

Much like the Berk auction, maybe a case of too much to spread around the first go, then war chests get replenished and that second or third highest bidder snags it the next go round at a higher price 

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I wasn't chasing, but won two books nonetheless.  Looks like I may require a new chastity belt. hm

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..Nice to see Billy Wright books exploding. I was a lurker here when they came out first time around. Was the auction that put Centaurs on my radar (though i still wouldn't be even a casual collector of the publisher for another few years after). 

Were some nice books in that Pedigree.

Congrats if a Boardie picked up the Planet #1

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12 minutes ago, Cat-Man_America said:

I wasn't chasing, but won two books nonetheless.  Looks like I may require a new chastity belt. hm

What did you win?

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3 hours ago, GreatCaesarsGhost said:

I saw that. I was in the hunt for the 13 but dropped out in the Live part. It hung around Ebay for 6 mos at $100k, and hammered at half of that.

its gotta be hard to figure out how to price such things. Turns out bragging rights for the highest grade on a classic cover is only 3 x Guide, not 6 x Guide

Depends on the book and on whether buyers have reason to believe the book is only temporarily one of a kind.

 

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3 hours ago, MustEatBrains said:

My 2 wins.. I'm happy...

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I decided to boycott the auction because HA had hired Mark Wilson, but I was tempted by both of those.  Congratulations on two great pick-ups!

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