I never considered asking his foundation, Perhaps you're onto something there. I don't think I've been ripped off to be honest, as the guitar & custom case are worth almost what I paid if I were to buy them new &…"
"heres an idea
mj fox has his on foundation ,try contcting them directlty see if they can help .off a donation if u need to grease the wheels.
even explain ur sistution might have been ripped off and can they help. its always worth a…"
"Hey, thanks for that link, Christopher! NIce to know who to avoid.
I've pulled a couple of images of MJF's genuine signature from the internet & to my eye there is enough to convince me that it's genuine. That & the idea that…"
"Oh, my :( This is the sort of thing I was afraid of. You worded it yourself best - "I was just taken by this particular one" - I am sorry but I believe this is exactly what happened. This is one of the rare times I say…"
"I always consider the autograph before a piece of paper and that's the way it should be.
That being said, Rareandsigned is on Ebay's Banned COA list.
I have yet to see an authentic autograph with a COA from…"
"Hi Jim, :)
Rareandsigned are the people I asked & got a reply from Jason. I've just now searched for reviews & opinions of them & not hearing good things to be honest. I'm new to all this & not really what I'd call a…"
"Update: I sent some photos to an authentication agency & they've written back saying it seeems genuine to them & are happy to authenticate it. May try another to be sure, however, all looks good & lady luck seems to be on my side.…"
Care to elaborate on what leads you to think this? Any particular aspects that stand out for you? It seems to me, given MJF's condition, that this is perhaps a trickier one to give a definitive yes or no answer to than most autographs."
"I've spoken to him & he seems genuinely helpful & told me that his suspicions stem from the fact there were no authentification papers. I don't think he has been manipulative. He never bought the guitar, he won it, so I don't…"