Certified and graded by the CGC.
GRADE: 9.8 NM/M
What is CGC?
"Certified Guaranty Company® (CGC®) revolutionized the comic book marketplace when it was founded in 2000 by providing clear, objective and impartial assessments of authenticity and grade. Today, CGC is the world's largest and most trusted third-party grading service for comics, magazines, concert posters and related collectibles with more than 5 million collectibles certified since 2000."
What this means for you is that you are getting an authentic item professionally graded for condition by a group of people that live and breathe collectibles every day, so you can rest assured knowing that your collectible item is legit!