Spawn #227 First Print CGC 9.8 graded comic book from Image Comics. The great cover features a Todd McFarlane homage to the original artwork on Amazing Spider-man #300, which featured the first full comics appearance of Venom..
It has been professionally graded by CGC, the largest independent comic grading company in the world, as 9.8 (NEAR MINT/MINT) and slabbed in a sealed protective case. The CGC grading process also assesses the comic for numerous types of restoration and found none.
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There are no cracks on the case. Any glare is just the scanner on the CGC case, which can cause reflection.