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Offline RAY

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« on: June 29, 2007, 07:54:57 PM »
someone's very busy knocking these out, and the seller has sold a few
cheers Ray

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Re: whitefriars drunken
« Reply #1 on: June 29, 2007, 09:40:25 PM »
Hi Ray, yes I've been aware of these on eBay for a while and it's interesting that the seller isn't claiming them to be WF anymore - I guess that confirms what everyone knew already, that they're modern 'repros' (being kind).  I wonder who's doing them?

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« Reply #2 on: June 30, 2007, 06:08:54 PM »
It is well worth looking in on the forums on and for more information on these apparently fake bricklayers.  They seem to be coming from the southwest, particularly Cornwall and are often being sold by the same seller who sell dodgy designer clothes.  I understand that while ebay don't seem to be doing anything about them there may be other investigations under way.

I started with Carnival glass, then other C20 irridescent, then Whitefriars ducks, then Dartington FT Daisies etc, then Whitefriars Tricorns...when will it end?

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