"Thanks, John for the information regarding provenance on the signed Sgt. Pepper. I was unaware of this and will need to obtain that catalogue.
It's often hard to explain auction results...auction behavior isn't always 'rational'…"
"Hi , I feel that you may like to know the history on your signed Sgt Pepper , this item was originally sold by Sotheby's in April 1988 London , the album sold on the block £900 .... John Entwistle of the Who sold…"
"Good work Steve. I had a feeling "Kelsey" was full of it. Just the fact that he lied about Roger authenticating that piece of junk guitar was enough to kick him off. Plus he mentioned that RR was involved in shill bidding which was…"
"Exact sale price was:
2300 pounds (highest bid) + 18% (commission if you bid direct from auction house)
x 1.28 (pound to dollar conversion) = $3474 plus shipping
(VAT is refunded when shipping to another country)"
"Andy I have no doubt you "won" this guitar at a charity auction -- but watch this expose on "Inside Edition" where they expose one of the fraudulent companies that supply legitimate charities with fake memorabilia. They make…"
"I posted a link to this same LP on the Beatles Forum here. Also reported the listing to ebay the first day it was offered -- but they let the auction run. Maybe it was a shill bid that "won" it -- we'll see if it turns up again…"
"Wow - that sounds sophisticated. I'll have to see if I can find something similar. I also have quite a library of books (mostly just for reference but some collectables) and sometimes the dust that collects on them is just incredible."
"Thanks, APCE! I keep the dust pretty well under control, using a machine made by AlenCorp to remove it from the air, which I can move from room to room...seems to help a lot (an indicator changes color on the machine when dust under control). I…"
"That looks really great Trazom1 - very classy presentation and a very good solution to a potentially tricky problem.
I don't know what your place is like for dust but I would just be careful that the lovely cloth covering doesn't get…"