The US Carded Spinnerella on Ebay is the same Spinnerella MOC that was advertised on Etsy only a few weeks ago for $7500 (previously mentioned in this thread) the only difference being it has now been graded AFA 75Y - not a particularly high grade and a yellow bubble to boot.
1. Either the seller on Etsy is the same seller on Ebay and the only difference being they decided to get it graded or................................................ ...
2. This is more likely the case - It sold on Etsy to the seller on Ebay who has since got it graded and now wants to charge an absurd price just for a major profit.
So is it really worth more than double just because it has been authenticated? - My answer NO! $16,999 is pure greed, although a seller can ask what they like for an item - this is just pushing it too far.
Makes the $4500 Euro Spinny seem a bargain, which it hardly was.
I'm so glad I bought my Canadian MOC Spinny and Euro one when I did