LEGO Black Seas Barracuda set

Black Seas Barracuda

The Black Seas Barracuda (10040-1) is a LEGO Pirates set that was released in October 2002 and retired in December 2003 with a shelf life of 1 year and 3 months .

This LEGO set has 906 pieces and had a RRP of $89.99 (£- / -€) which equates to a price per piece of 0.10c (0.00p / 0.00€) . Since it retired it has grown in value by 1,736.3% and now has a value of $1,652.50 based on average sale price over the last 6 months.

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This set contains 8 minifigures with a combined value of $92.01. None of the minifigures in this set are exclusive, meaning they all appear in other LEGO sets.

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Value breakdown

The current value of Black Seas Barracuda is $1,652.50

The 8 minifigures in this set make up 6% of the total set value.

The Captain Red Beard - Brown Epaulettes, Pirate Hat with Skull and Crossbones minfigure is the most valuable minifigure in this set who alone contributes 1% of the sets value .

Set pieces

The Black Seas Barracuda has 906 pieces and is ranked 820 on the list of biggest LEGO sets ever made.

The most common colour in this set is Black

The most common part in this set is Plate, Round 1 x 1

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Set details

Name: Black Seas Barracuda

Theme: Pirates

Set number: 10040-1

Status: Retired

Retired for: 20 years, 6 months

Pieces: 906

Minifigures: 8

Released: October 2002

Retired: December 2003

Shelf life: 1 year, 3 months

US Flag $89.99
GB Flag £-
EU Flag -€
US Flag 0.099c
GB Flag -
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Set value

Confidence: Low

Current value: $1,652.50

Increase from RRP: 1,736.3%

Yearly ROI: 84.7%

Where to buy

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Most expensive:
Captain Red Beard - Brown Epaulettes, Pirate Hat with Skull and Crossbones
Least expensive:
Pirate Blue / White Stripes Shirt, Blue Legs, Red Bandana
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820th biggest LEGO set ever made
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4th biggest LEGO Pirates set
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82nd most valuable LEGO set
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8th most valuable LEGO Pirates set

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