According to the PSA database, the requested certification number is defined as the following:
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*The appearance of the hologram on the cert verification page indicates that the item in question was encapsulated, either via authentication/grading or our re-holder service, with the embedded PSA hologram on the label.
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Since 1991, PSA grading has been the accepted standard in the trading card industry.
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Verification of certification numbers does not eliminate the risk of buying counterfeit collectibles.
Though uncommon, forgers may counterfeit PSA & PSA/DNA documents using certification numbers derived from public sources.
As a general rule, PSA encourages the purchase of PSA & PSA/DNA certified items from Authorized Dealers.
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