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Offline glasstrufflehunter

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1800, eh?
« on: October 17, 2008, 08:15:23 AM »
I do wonder where these folks are finding their expert info. This one prolly got theirs from the same person who told them it was a pontil weight.
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Re: 1800, eh?
« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2008, 07:29:52 PM »
Well, you can always send him a best offer, and he hasnt set an autodecline level so it can be as low as you like :)


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Re: 1800, eh?
« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2008, 09:16:35 PM »
He says he dug it out of an 1800s dump site. I wonder if he has the Brooklyn Bridge for sale too.
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Re: 1800, eh?
« Reply #3 on: October 17, 2008, 09:20:03 PM »
And yet another set of Paul Ysart's tools  ;D
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Re: 1800, eh?
« Reply #4 on: October 18, 2008, 09:22:43 AM »
I don't know how these guys can get their facts so wrong. Anybody who knows anything about these things would know straight away that it is a rare sunflower paperweight by van Gogh! :)
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« Reply #5 on: October 18, 2008, 09:43:14 AM »
Actually, the colours give the game away... they are clearly the regimental colours for the LXIVth Octavius Legion, perhaps this was unearthed in excavations at Pompeii - which would explain its superb condition.
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