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Batman #16

First appearance of Alfred Pennyworth; Origin of Alfred Pennyworth
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FMV & Sale History

Fair Market Value (FMV) calculated 11/26/2019
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  • Condition
    Date Sold
  • CGC Universal 1.0 (FR)
    Aug 25, 2019
  • CGC Universal 3.5 (VG-)
    May 28, 2019
  • CGC Universal 1.0 (FR)
    Apr 30, 2019
  • CGC Universal 1.0 (FR)
    Apr 14, 2019
  • CBCS Certified - Blue 1.5 (FR/GD)
    Mar 12, 2019
  • CGC Restored 4.5 (VG+)
    Feb 14, 2019
  • CGC Restored 4.0 (VG)
    Feb 13, 2019
  • CGC Universal 3.0 (GD/VG)
    Oct 14, 2018
  • CGC Universal 7.0 (FN/VF)
    Aug 28, 2018
  • CGC Universal 3.0 (GD/VG)
    Aug 6, 2018
  • CGC Universal 1.8 (GD-)
    Aug 6, 2018
  • CGC Universal 2.5 (GD+)
    Jul 26, 2018
  • CGC Universal 5.0 (VG/FN)
    Jul 12, 2018
  • CBCS Certified - Blue (Restored) 7.0 (FN/VF)
    Jun 15, 2018
  • CGC Universal 6.5 (FN+)
    May 22, 2018
  • CGC Universal 1.8 (GD-)
    Apr 23, 2018
  • CGC Universal 5.0 (VG/FN)
    Apr 12, 2018
  • CGC Universal 1.0 (FR)
    Mar 30, 2018
  • CBCS Certified - Blue 0.5 (PR)
    Mar 27, 2018
  • CGC Universal 1.0 (FR)
    Jan 26, 2018
  • CGC Universal 7.5 (VF-)
    Nov 28, 2017
  • CGC Universal 0.5 (PR)
    Sep 27, 2017
  • CGC Qualified 7.0 (FN/VF)
    Jun 23, 2017
  • CBCS Certified - Blue 1.5 (FR/GD)
    May 21, 2017
  • CGC Universal 4.0 (VG)
    May 1, 2017
  • CGC Restored 4.5 (VG+)
    Dec 14, 2016
  • CGC Restored 7.0 (FN/VF)
    Dec 13, 2016
  • CBCS Certified - Blue (Restored) 3.0 (GD/VG)
    Nov 20, 2016
  • CGC Universal 6.5 (FN+)
    Nov 17, 2016
  • CGC Restored 4.5 (VG+)
    Aug 29, 2016
  • CBCS Certified - Blue 8.0 (VF)
    Aug 4, 2016
  • CBCS Certified - Blue 1.8 (GD-)
    Jul 4, 2016
  • CGC Universal 1.0 (FR)
    Jun 10, 2016
  • CGC Universal 6.0 (FN)
    May 14, 2016
  • CGC Universal 4.5 (VG+)
    Apr 13, 2016
  • CBCS Certified - Blue 1.8 (GD-)
    Mar 28, 2016
  • CGC Universal 2.0 (GD)
    Oct 24, 2015
  • CGC Universal 7.0 (FN/VF)
    Oct 11, 2015
  • CGC Restored 5.5 (FN-)
    Sep 14, 2015
  • CGC Universal 5.5 (FN-)
    Aug 29, 2015
  • CGC Universal 7.5 (VF-)
    Aug 27, 2015
  • CBCS Certified - Blue 1.0 (FR)
    Jun 2, 2015
  • CGC Universal 6.0 (FN)
    Dec 30, 2014
  • CBCS Certified - Blue (Restored) 6.5 (FN+)
    Dec 2, 2014
  • CGC Universal 5.0 (VG/FN)
    Dec 2, 2014
  • CGC Universal 2.5 (GD+)
    Nov 30, 2014
  • CGC Universal 6.0 (FN)
    Nov 27, 2014
  • CGC Universal 6.0 (FN)
    Nov 22, 2014
  • CGC Universal 4.0 (VG)
    Nov 22, 2014
  • CGC Restored 6.0 (FN)
    Nov 13, 2014
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Grade
No Data Available

CGC® Census

Data provided courtesy of the CGC Census.
Grade Total Universal Top Qualified Top Signature Top Restored Top
10.0 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
9.9 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
9.8 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
9.6 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
9.4 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
9.2 1 1 0.7% 0 - 0 - 0 -
9.0 3 3 2.9% 0 - 0 - 0 -
8.5 2 2 4.3% 0 - 0 - 0 -
8.0 3 2 5.7% 0 - 0 - 1 2.2%
7.5 6 5 9.3% 0 - 0 - 1 4.4%
7.0 16 12 17.9% 1 25.0% 0 - 3 11.1%
6.5 15 10 25.0% 1 50.0% 0 - 4 20.0%
6.0 16 10 32.1% 0 - 1 50.0% 5 31.1%
5.5 8 5 35.7% 0 - 0 - 3 37.8%
5.0 12 10 42.9% 0 - 0 - 2 42.2%
4.5 17 11 50.7% 0 - 0 - 6 55.6%
4.0 22 13 60.0% 2 100.0% 0 - 7 71.1%
3.5 11 9 66.4% 0 - 0 - 2 75.6%
3.0 12 9 72.9% 0 - 1 100.0% 2 80.0%
2.5 9 7 77.9% 0 - 0 - 2 84.4%
2.0 11 10 85.0% 0 - 0 - 1 86.7%
1.8 4 4 87.9% 0 - 0 - 0 -
1.5 5 2 89.3% 0 - 0 - 3 93.3%
1.0 8 7 94.3% 0 - 0 - 1 95.6%
0.5 10 8 100.0% 0 - 0 - 2 100.0%
Total 191 140   4   2   45  

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About

Key Issue
First appearance of Alfred Pennyworth; Origin of Alfred Pennyworth
Publisher
DC Comics
Store Date
April 10, 1943
Cover Price
$0.10
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Script
Don Cameron, Henry Boltinoff, Paul Fung, Ruth Lyons Kaufman, Eric Carter
Pencils
Jerry Robinson, Bob Kane, Henry Boltinoff, Paul Fung, Jack Burnley, George Papp
Inks
Jerry Robinson, George Roussos, Henry Boltinoff, Paul Fung, Jack Burnley, Ray Burnley, George Papp
Letters
typeset, George Roussos, Henry Boltinoff, Paul Fung?, Betty Bentley ?, Ira Schnapp ?, Betty Bentley
Issue Notes
Revised art credits by Craig Delich (Nov. 2005). Credit previously assigned to Fred Ray? This cover is a reverse scene from Batman #9 done by Jack Burnley.
GCIN
109533

Additional Issues

  • 1942 120 Sales 9.8 FMV $135,000
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $1,650
    • 8.0 $4,100
    • 9.2 $37,000
  • 1942 128 Sales 9.8 FMV $360,000
    Classic Joker Cover by Ray/Robinson; Third Joker cover; Joker appearance; Penguin appearance
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $8,250
    • 8.0 $21,000
    • 9.2 $76,000
  • 1942 113 Sales 9.8 FMV $17,000
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $1,000
    • 8.0 $3,100
    • 9.2 $8,000
  • 1942 130 Sales 9.8 FMV $130,000
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $1,400
    • 8.0 $3,900
    • 9.2 $9,250
  • 1943 142 Sales 9.8 FMV $68,000
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $1,200
    • 8.0 $3,600
    • 9.2 $11,500
  • 1943 103 Sales 9.8 FMV $36,000
    Catwoman gets new costume
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $1,450
    • 8.0 $4,100
    • 9.2 $13,000
  • 1943 94 Sales 9.8 FMV $76,000
    First appearance of Alfred Pennyworth; Origin of Alfred Pennyworth
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $4,500
    • 8.0 $15,500
    • 9.2 $34,000
  • 1943 115 Sales 9.8 FMV $140,000
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $1,100
    • 8.0 $3,000
    • 9.2 $8,000
  • 1943 121 Sales 9.8 FMV $62,000
    Cover art with Hitler, Hirohito, and Mussolini
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $2,250
    • 8.0 $6,500
    • 9.2 $21,000
  • 1943 125 Sales 9.8 FMV $86,000
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $900
    • 8.0 $1,800
    • 9.2 $5,750
  • 1944 126 Sales 9.8 FMV $74,000
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $1,300
    • 8.0 $3,000
    • 9.2 $15,000
  • 1944 93 Sales 9.8 FMV $13,000
    • FMVs
    • 6.0 $550
    • 8.0 $1,150
    • 9.2 $3,100