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Batman #497

Bane breaks Batman's back
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Fair Market Value

Last calculated 09/19/2019
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  • Grade
    FM Value
    Last Sale
    Recent
  • 9.8
    $42
    Last Sale Sep 2019
  • 9.6
    $38
    Last Sale Aug 2019
  • 9.4
    $26
    Last Sale Jul 2019
  • 9.2
    $26
    Last Sale Aug 2019
  • 9.0
    $22
    Last Sale Dec 2015
  • 8.5
    $20
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 8.0
    $18
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 7.5
    $16
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 7.0
    $16
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 6.5
    $14
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 6.0
    $12
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 5.5
    $12
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 5.0
    $10
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 4.5
    $10*
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 4.0
    $9*
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 3.5
    $8*
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 3.0
    $7*
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 2.5
    $6*
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 2.0
    $5*
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 1.8
    $4*
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 1.5
    $3*
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 1.0
    $2*
    No Sale History -
    -
  • 0.5
    $1*
    No Sale History -
    -

* Hypothetical value. No graded copies known to exist.

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  • Condition
    Date Sold
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Sep 16, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Sep 14, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Sep 10, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Sep 9, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Sep 4, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Sep 3, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Aug 30, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.6 (NM+)
    Aug 30, 2019
  • CGC Signature Series 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Aug 21, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Aug 14, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.2 (NM-)
    Aug 9, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Aug 7, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.6 (NM+)
    Aug 6, 2019
  • CGC Signature Series 9.6 (NM+)
    Aug 5, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jul 25, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jul 23, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jul 18, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jul 17, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jul 15, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jul 15, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jul 8, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jul 7, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.4 (NM)
    Jul 2, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jul 1, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jun 30, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jun 23, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jun 15, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jun 13, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jun 13, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jun 12, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jun 10, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jun 5, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.2 (NM-)
    Jun 5, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Jun 2, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    May 30, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    May 28, 2019
  • CGC Signature Series 9.6 (NM+)
    May 27, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    May 25, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    May 25, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    May 16, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.9 (MT)
    May 16, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    May 13, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    May 12, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.6 (NM+)
    May 9, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    May 6, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    May 5, 2019
  • CGC Signature Series 9.6 (NM+)
    Apr 29, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.8 (NM/MT)
    Apr 29, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.6 (NM+)
    Apr 26, 2019
  • CGC Universal 9.4 (NM)
    Apr 26, 2019

CGC® Census

Data provided courtesy of the CGC Census.
Grade Total Universal Top Qualified Top Signature Top Restored Top
10.0 2 2 0.1% 0 - 0 - 0 -
9.9 9 9 0.5% 0 - 0 - 0 -
9.8 1,706 1,571 69.9% 28 54.9% 105 61.4% 2 100.0%
9.6 430 383 86.8% 8 70.6% 39 84.2% 0 -
9.4 191 170 94.3% 4 78.4% 17 94.2% 0 -
9.2 75 63 97.1% 6 90.2% 6 97.7% 0 -
9.0 33 30 98.4% 1 92.2% 2 98.8% 0 -
8.5 13 11 98.9% 1 94.1% 1 99.4% 0 -
8.0 13 10 99.3% 2 98.0% 1 100.0% 0 -
7.5 8 8 99.7% 0 - 0 - 0 -
7.0 4 3 99.8% 1 100.0% 0 - 0 -
6.5 2 2 99.9% 0 - 0 - 0 -
6.0 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
5.5 1 1 100.0% 0 - 0 - 0 -
5.0 1 1 100.0% 0 - 0 - 0 -
4.5 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
4.0 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
3.5 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
3.0 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
2.5 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
2.0 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
1.8 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
1.5 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
1.0 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
0.5 0 0 - 0 - 0 - 0 -
Total 2,488 2,264   51   171   2  

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About

Key Issue
Bane breaks Batman's back
Publisher
DC Comics
Store Date
June 30, 1993
Cover Price
$1.25
Editing
Denny O'Neil, Jordan Gorfinkel
Script
Doug Moench
Pencils
Kelley Jones, Jim Aparo
Inks
Kelley Jones, Dick Giordano
Colors
Bob Le Rose, Adrienne Roy
Letters
Richard Starkings
Issue Notes
Multiple printings exist noted on cover.
GCIN
159619

2 Variants

3 Printings

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