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Sunny Jim collection on eBay

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Post by Pokey » Fri Nov 30, 2018 3:42 pm

So who bought the Sunny Jim cans and display piece on ebay? The seller pulled the auction.

That is a sweat set of cans. Most of mine have the dog bone zips like these. These would have been some pretty good upgrades.
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Re: Sunny Jim collection on eBay

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Post by Carl S » Fri Nov 30, 2018 3:50 pm

Wow, I would have loved to get that lot. I wonder what it went for.

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Post by Pokey » Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:19 pm

The asking price was $4,600, I made an offer of a little less than half and was immediately rebuffed.
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Post by Soda Can Fan » Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:34 pm

Did anyone else notice that there was a duplicate auction for a set of these that ran for a few days from a different seller? This second seller had a zero feedback rating.

Awesome set and advertising piece though!

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Post by Pokey » Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:38 pm

There was a "resisting" that was supposed to happen, but that resisting was also cancelled.
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Post by Pokey » Fri Nov 30, 2018 4:40 pm

Here is the link to the original listing:

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Flat-Top-Soda- ... true&rt=nc
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Post by clark » Sat Dec 01, 2018 9:44 am

Ebay will tell you roughly how much a 'best offer' sold for, if you ask right. I searched completed soda items & sorted by price. Best offer sales will sort by the offer. This listing falls between a $2695 and $2495 listings.
https://www.ebay.com/b/Soda-Merchandise ... Complete=1

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Post by Leon » Sat Dec 01, 2018 9:47 am

Here it sez it sold for $4,200. Thats like $500 a can & $200-$250 for display sign. LEON.

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Post by Pokey » Sat Dec 01, 2018 5:20 pm

That is a helluva premium for those cans, even for as clean as those are. I have a couple of on-grade that i picked up for between $100-$200 each.
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Post by Leon » Sat Dec 01, 2018 9:21 pm

The Soda book prices them in $150-$300 range. Nowadays I'm not surprised to see a nice one or mint or close to mint get $500+. LEON.
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Post by Leon » Sat Dec 01, 2018 9:28 pm

The cans look pretty mint in the pic. Mint cans seem to get twice as much, some times 10 times as much as a nice clean grade 1 can. Plus they are dog bones tab intact air filled. Some would say double the price just because of that. LEON.

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Post by diamondcans » Tue Dec 04, 2018 11:56 pm

Same seller has more Sunny Jim cans listed: https://www.ebay.com/sch/m.html?_odkw=& ... n&_sacat=0

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Post by foreigncanman » Wed Dec 05, 2018 12:31 am

diamondcans wrote:
Tue Dec 04, 2018 11:56 pm
Same seller has more Sunny Jim cans listed: https://www.ebay.com/sch/m.html?_odkw=& ... n&_sacat=0
I think they are the same cans. Its very hard to tell but the discoloration on the seams seem to match but not positive as the initial photos were small. Tom

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Post by Leon » Wed Dec 05, 2018 7:26 pm

I don't think they are the same cans since the High Bidder on that other group of cans already left him positive feedback. LEON.
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Post by dtsoc » Thu Dec 06, 2018 7:35 pm

The original cans were sold. These are a second round - wonder if there are more????
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Post by Leon » Thu Dec 06, 2018 9:28 pm

maybe hundreds more :smt017
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