THE 'bay...... seems high... is it high... seems so high to me.

Discussion in 'What's it Worth' started by John Burgess, Aug 11, 2020.

  1. John Burgess

    John Burgess Well-Known Member

    Hi! found this looking on the 'bay for henning nickels and stuff, bored.
    I'm no mathematician but shouldn't this be like, ohhhh I dunno, maybe $25-$35?

    Now top it off, the guy has pretty decent feedback.....
    Low and behold, I look and it says 1 sold Mar-09-19 for..... US $19.51??? is this guy expecting a huge run up on silver and just staying way ahead of the curve or something? LOL!
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  3. Mountain Man

    Mountain Man Well-Known Member

    This one should really be on Esty not eBay. At $1,116.60, it's a joke. I don't care what feed back the seller has, or the price of silver.
    Yes, I clicked on the link, which I normally don't do, but Hughes Net just renewed my download allotment. LOL
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  4. John Burgess

    John Burgess Well-Known Member

    It's, I think $1 face value total on the listing.
    "35% Silver - $1 War Nickels Circulated"

    Yeah, looks like an etsy deal of the day to me also!
  5. Chris B

    Chris B Supporter! Supporter

    I have actually purchased from them in the past. Does seem extremely high....I don't care what silver is at.
  6. Nolan Workman

    Nolan Workman Well-Known Member

    Coinflation has war nickel silver melt at about $1.40. My collection represents about 1.9 troy oz. of silver; the chemicals to refine them would cost more than the value of the silver. war nickels.jpg
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  7. GH#75

    GH#75 Well-Known Member

    Probably a typo.
  8. Beefer518

    Beefer518 Well-Known Member

    He's probably out of them, and this is a place holder until he gets more in. Common practice.
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  9. atcarroll

    atcarroll Well-Known Member

    Does it cost less to do it like that than to take down the listing and then relist when they're back in stock?
  10. Beefer518

    Beefer518 Well-Known Member

    I think it's just easier. You just have to do a quick listing edit.
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  11. Beardigger

    Beardigger Well-Known Member

    Interesting that he has 4 available and 1 sold. But the 1 sold shows a price of $19.51
  12. ddddd

    ddddd Member

    Either a typo or what Beefer said with a place holder is my guess.
    I've bought from that seller on eBay before and the prices were reasonable.
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