What Sells On eBay: A number of 8-Monitor gamers, Toy corvette, Mustang ashtray, Advantix Movie, Used cassettes

Some nice gross sales there, Steven. After I noticed Midge eyeing the banana field, I knew what was coming subsequent.

Nonetheless working my means as much as the current, listed below are some gross sales from late November:

Someway I’ve run throughout not only one however two of those small Greek copy cash during the last yr. It depicts a coin from the city-state of Gela, Sicily, within the Macedonian Empire throughout and after the reign of Alexander the Nice. One aspect depicts the god Gelas, a bull with a person’s head. The opposite aspect depicts a charioteer commanding a biga chariot with two horses being topped by the god Nike flying above. I don’t know the place these cash got here from or what the attraction is however regardless of the phrase COPY in giant letters on the reverse (the “Y” is calmly struck so earlier than I discovered what these have been, with my first coin I used to be Googling “Greek coin marked COP”…) they appear to be in demand. This one was $1 on the flea market and bought for $13 plus transport inside every week.

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That is the primary guide of a two-volume set for the 1981-82 cruise of the USS AMERICA, a conventionally powered plane provider commissioned in 1965. She was scuttled off Cape Hatteras in 2005 after being utilized in exams, the most important warship ever sunk. This merchandise was one other testomony to the dangers of sniping the products of marginal eBay sellers. I paid $16 for each volumes of the set – situation “used” with just a few blurry photos and no different description – however when it arrived I discovered that Quantity II was too moldy to promote. I spent a couple of minutes cleansing up Quantity I to a minimum of acceptable and it bought pretty shortly for $45 plus transport with full disclosure. At the least I made cash however not within the ordinary 3 digit vary for plane provider cruise books I hoped for.

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This outdated brass vehicle bulb horn was present in my dad’s property; most likely a flea market discover for not an excessive amount of cash, figuring out him. Some research into the minutia of bulb horn values (the Indians have been reproducing these for a few years in numerous configurations) led to the belief that its double loop and screened bell put it a minimize above the same old. It bought for $140 plus $60 transport to Switzerland.

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This lot of 20 clad (copper sandwich) 1976 Kennedy Half {Dollars} bought for $22.89 with free transport. I bought them again within the ’70’s and ’80’s after they could possibly be picked out of my pocket change occasionally.

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I’ve just about nothing on this Nestler Slide Rule with case, getting it in a big $5 lot some time again. There’s a small however rabid (is it as a result of they’re engineers?) neighborhood of collectors and many sorts and sizes of slide guidelines. Extra rabbit holes to go down in researching an applicable worth. It bought for $33 plus transport.

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This classic, old fashioned Smith & Wesson model brown leather-based police revolver holster was $5 on the flea market. I discovered an outdated gun leather-based catalog on-line that cross referenced the stold me what fashions it was made for. It bought for $60 plus $23 transport to Sweden.

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