Blackie Authenticated and Graded MWMT-MQ. Perhaps one of Ty’s most famous rare releases, Blackie was released in 1994. Making 1st generation blackie very unknown to most, not knowing its extremely limited and coveted in the beanie world. It is estimated that only a small number of pieces remain in mint condition, with most held in private collections. Those featuring 1st generation tags are even more so rare with estimates of under 15 surviving examples. This piece has been authenticated by renowned Ty expert Becky Estenssoro of True Blue Beans and rated with her highest grade of MWMT-MQ. Hang tag: 1st generation. Tush tag: 1st generation. The item “Authenticated 1st Gen Blackie MWMT MQ Ty Beanie Baby Rare” is in sale since Thursday, September 22, 2016. This item is in the category “Toys & Hobbies\Beanbag Plush\Ty\Beanie Babies-Original\Retired”. The seller is “the-ty-supply” and is located in Middletown, Delaware. This item can be shipped to United States, to Canada, to United Kingdom, DK, RO, SK, BG, CZ, FI, HU, LV, LT, MT, EE, to Australia, GR, PT, CY, SI, to Japan, to China, SE, KR, ID, ZA, TH, to Belgium, to France, to Hong Kong, to Ireland, to Netherlands, PL, to Spain, to Italy, to Germany, to Austria, IL, to Mexico, to New Zealand, SG, to Switzerland, NO, SA, UA, AE, QA, KW, BH, HR, MY, BR, CO, PA, JM, to Taiwan, RU, CL, CR, DO, TT, GT, SV, HN.