"Details" November 1993 Magazine Cover. Beckett Authentication Services was established in November of 2016 to provide an autograph authentication service that will be the most trusted and respected in this industry.
Led by the two top autograph authenticators in the world, Brian Sobrero and Steve Grad bring their years of autograph experience to form the newest member to the Beckett team. Grad most recently served as principal authenticator for a leading authentication company, building that company's authentication business during the past 15 years. Grad has authenticated many of the finest pieces in the sports collectible hobby, including the highest graded Babe Ruth single-signed baseball and the only known Joe Jackson signed photo. Since 2013, Grad has served as an autograph expert for Pawn Stars on The History Channel, and will continue to appear on the popular show representing Beckett Authentication Services. Sobrero's lifelong association with the autograph industry has helped him develop an unmatched library of exemplars.
PSA/DNA is a state-of-the-art autograph authentication service developed by Professional Sports Authenticator (PSA) of Newport Beach, California. Utilizing a specially synthesized DNA technology provided by DNA Technologies, Inc. PSA/DNA provides legitimacy to autographed collectibles and helps combat the problem of counterfeits. Professional Sports Authenticator (PSA) is the world's largest third-party grading and authentication service.Each signature submitted for autograph authentication is thoroughly examined by the foremost signature expert in the industry. Life long experience, a nationally recognized reputation, the largest exemplary file in the hobby and formal training in the field of Forensic Document Examination combine to offer the most reliable service to identify autograph legitimacy. The opinion of the authenticators at PSA/DNA are respected throughout the hobby and are the authority when it comes to deeming a signature authentic.
When you see PSA/DNA you can feel confident that you are receiving a genuine 100% Authentic signature. James Spence has the universal respect and approval of auctioneers, dealers, and collectors worldwide with his accurate authentication expertise.
A third generation autograph collector, his knowledge and exposure has its roots in over thirty years of hobby experience. Spence is a 1982 graduate from. With a double major in International Business and French. The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the United States Department of the Treasury (IRS) have depended on Spence as their sports authentication adviser and asked for his assistance during past investigations.
Spence has successfully completed certification in Forensic Document Examination. Dealers have also relied on his knowledge, experience and integrity for some of the highest valued, historically significant and rarest signed artifacts in existence. Countless collectors have sought the reassurance that their investments will retain marketability when the time is right to divest of their holdings.
It has long been the industry's choice to secure a James Spence Authentication Letter of Authenticity. The item "KURT COBAIN Nirvana Signed Magazine Cover JSA PSA/DNA Graded BECKETT BAS 10 Slab" is in sale since Tuesday, December 26, 2017.
This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Autographs-Original\Music\Rock & Pop\Other Orig Rock/Pop Autographs". The seller is "autographbay" and is located in Texas. This item can be shipped to United States.