IF THE DESCRIPTION OF A LOW-PRICED ITEM HAS ONE OR MORE OF THESE TERMS, THEN YOU HAVE FOUND A BARGAIN!SPOTTING BETTER ITEMS TIP
Look for these abbreviations or phrases:
EC - Exceptionally Colorful
FA - Fresh Appearance
HCT - Hand-Colored / -Tinted [and, therefore, unique]
Near mint - like new, near-perfect condition
PIB - Pertinent Information on Back
Rare - no other Internet offer when we checked
UD - Unusually Detailed
USM - Unusual Subject Matter