Fathom Volume 2 #8B Wizard World Los Angeles Convention Variant CGC 9.8 Signature Series comic book from Aspen Comics, which was signed by Michael Turner, the late great creator of Fathom, cover artist and founder of Aspen Comics.
It has been professionally graded by CGC, the largest independent comic grading company in the world, and slabbed in a sealed protective case.
The grade is guaranteed to be high investment grade 9.8 (NEAR MINT/MINT) and this is a yellow label CGC Signature Series, which means that an authorised CGC representative witnessed the signing and this also acts as a Certificate Of Authenticity.
As soon as the comic is signed, it is removed by a CGC authorised party and submitted straight to CGC for grading and encapsulation, guaranteeing the authenticity of the signature.
You can check the validity of this item and the signature by entering the 10 digit number on the label at the CGC web-site at www.cgccomics.com
There are no cracks or scratches on the case. Any glare is just the scanner on the CGC case, which can cause reflection and there are some scratch marks on the scanner glass not on the case.