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Author Topic: Caithness Rapture Paperweight 41-75  (Read 663 times)

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Offline Le6886

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Caithness Rapture Paperweight 41-75
« on: June 14, 2016, 04:29:45 PM »
Any info on this gratefully received also value if any ? Thanks 😃

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Re: Caithness Rapture Paperweight 41-75
« Reply #1 on: June 14, 2016, 09:17:57 PM »
Hi.  This was a Limited Edition piece from1996.  The bad news is that Caithness made over 3 million paperweights, and that lots are on the market at present. So prices (which we do not really discuss on this Board) are quite depressed - often to a small fraction of the original issue price. Your best way to check current value would be to see if any have been on eBay recently, and whether they sold - and if so, at what price. In general terms, no more than 20% of issue price seems to be typical  - but there are exceptions.

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