These Metallica tapes seem like bootlegs. I’m stunned they took so lengthy to promote.
This consignment problem coin from the USS ELLIOT is an effective instance of a diamond within the tough. There are various ship cash on the market however this one had a number of issues going for it. It’s from a Spruance-class destroyer, the “Spru-cans” being a well-loved platform by those that served on them. Although it was solely in fee from 1977 – 2003, ELLIOT led an lively profession and was concerned in some attention-grabbing small incidents. It was decommissioned shortly after the explosion of Navy curiosity in problem cash so not that many unique cash exist, and this early 1990’s, plain metallic model isn’t of a kind to be reproduced in China. It bought for $58 plus delivery.
Right here’s an instance of a fascinating actual picture postcard, depicting WWI-era US Military solders with their rifles on break on the taking pictures vary, a motley crew of doughboys principally smiling for the digicam. It bought for $25 and was $3 at a gun present.
This can be a quartz motion mantle clock fabricated from indeterminate plastic with a crackle end and a wierd design that I suppose some producer in China thought made it seem like an vintage. It’s the form of factor you see at Kirkland’s, and so forth. Out of a field of stuff given to me by a relative, it bought for $29 plus delivery with full disclosure of its lack of age. It was sadly the topic of some purchaser drama and a detrimental suggestions nevertheless it was all resolved in my favor and the detrimental eliminated as I mentioned on SL a short time again.
This piece of fabric applique artwork known as a mola. The mola is a product of the indigenous inhabitants of the San Blas Islands in Panama and has been a preferred vacationer merchandise for many years. Like a lot indigenous artwork, costs are all around the map. I had this up for fairly some time for a pair hundred to check the market as a result of its distinctive topic however there have been no bites. I lastly bought it at $44 plus delivery. It’s one thing I purchased whereas stationed in Panama within the early Eighties.