Funny Craigslist post

Discussion in 'Coin Chat' started by Mainebill, Mar 7, 2019.

  1. Mainebill

    Mainebill Wild Bill

    1684A143-FFAA-4244-BBED-69DED0037585.png was scrolling through Craigslist as I often do for antiques and came across this listing too funny
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  3. paddyman98

    paddyman98 Let me burst your bubble! Supporter

    Oh there is is.. I was the person who dropped it at the night! :hilarious:
  4. TypeCoin971793

    TypeCoin971793 Just a random guy on the internet

    “It said 1926 wheat penny is worth $3000”

    Classic case of “the rightmost, most expensive column must be applicable to my coin.”
  5. -jeffB

    -jeffB Greshams LEO Supporter

    You sound like a LOW BALLER.

    Edit: At least you did until @Mainebill chimed in.
  6. Mainebill

    Mainebill Wild Bill

    Yeah not that beat up cleaned looking good that’s probably worth 5 cents
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  7. Mainebill

    Mainebill Wild Bill

    Funny the highest auction record I can find is $1020 for 67+ red
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  8. TheFinn

    TheFinn Well-Known Member

    Lowballer - aka "Onehung low".
  9. Legomaster1

    Legomaster1 Cointalk Patron

    I thought these charades were limited to Etsy, but, it turns out I was wrong.

    Interestingly, by logic, EVEN IF it was worth $3,000, wouldn't it be encapsulated, or in some kind of a holder?
  10. dwhiz

    dwhiz Collector Supporter

    Seeing this thread reminds me that I miss Uncle Henry's.
  11. -jeffB

    -jeffB Greshams LEO Supporter

    I'm sorry, you were looking for what again in an Etsy coin listing?
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  12. Mainebill

    Mainebill Wild Bill

    Uncle Henry’s is always useful. New one out on Thursday. I often pick up my copy for $2. Which gives you a free ad those outside of Maine New Hampshire and Massachusetts have no idea what we’re talking about. A few years ago I sold a wood stove to someone I knew well when he called from my ad in uncle Henry’s
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  13. Hommer

    Hommer Curator of Semi Precious Coinage

    It's a very clean example.
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  14. masterswimmer

    masterswimmer Well-Known Member

    Uncle Henry's is a lot more known than you think. You guys like to dicker. ;)
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  15. Mainebill

    Mainebill Wild Bill

    Yes well we’re good old New England yankees
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  16. mill rat41

    mill rat41 Member

    Well, it does have a mint mark.
  17. dwhiz

    dwhiz Collector Supporter

    Then there was that country station that had an on air flea market every Sunday.
    That was a fun show.
  18. Mainebill

    Mainebill Wild Bill

    I don’t remember that. Though I never really listened to country. Always been a rock and metal type
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