Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    MARVEL GUM UNOPENED BOX 1978. In the scarcer horizontal format is presented a full, sealed box from Topps’ 1978 release, "Marvel" comics. Still tightly wrapped in its color cellophane foil, it remains virtually fault. The box measures 5 1/2" x 3 5/8" x 1 3/8", and conceals 36 units of bubblegum (no saccharin!), each wrapped by a fold-out Marvel comic episode. This is the original 34 different production, not to be confused with the disappointing sequel of 1979. To be fully critical, a minor ding is evident in the upper left corner, probably incurred in shipment, and we therefore conservatively assess this weighty little box as NM.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    View shipping information

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2003
    9th Tuesday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 8
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 516
    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2018 October 25 Manuscripts - Dallas.

    Learn about consigning with us

    This was my first time dealing with an auction house, and I am 100% completely impressed with Heritage. There is not an aspect of this process that I have a critique for.
    Darryl S.,
    Stuart, FL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 May 11 Space Exploration Signature Auction - Dallas
    2018 May 11 Space Exploration Signature Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED SO FAR $1,136,520