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Re: Interesting eBay Auctions
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Guess not as it looks as if it sold. The old supply and demand theory kicks in here. Might be wrong but i think last one sold for £350 as i recall so whilst it was a fair bit more i am not suprised it sold. It seems at the moment prices are dipping but real rare items still going up.

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Going going gone
anyone go for it?

Posted on: 2014/10/19 8:18


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mmm
I think you wouldn't even get these prices at the moment. The market has definitely taken a slump for all bar very rare items
I'd say £3-4,000 for a 1st
and £1,500 -£2000 for a 2nd

Part jackets are an interesting debate though. What do you do with them?
Have them restored at a high price or try and put in a protective cover no matter what the state?

I guess its a personal preference and over the years I have done both. With good jacket restoration running at £750 + for significant work the former is not cheap for sure.

Posted on: 2014/10/4 6:54


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Yep its flying for sure. The seller had a reserve on it initially and I suggested to him that would put some bidders off so if brave take a gamble and remove. He did this and it looks to be paying off.

The tatics of bidding have no doubt been talked though before but I sometimes I think a high bid to 'blow others out of water' sometimes works. This definitely works at auctions where I have won items with a high starting bid which stuns other bidders.

Of course you are left wondering if you could have got cheaper ?!?!?

Wonder what this will finish at ? It wouldn't surprise me if it doesn't get any more bids, you know how crazy ebay is!

Posted on: 2014/10/4 0:18


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eBay Item #131312397468

This wasn't on for long! Haven't we seen it before somewhere?

Posted on: 2014/10/3 0:08



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