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Posted: 22 Jun 04, 06:19 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Let's say that I have a rare Queen LP. I have read in Record Collector that it is worth 150€ and Ron's site (www.queenpicturehall.com) gives it the value of 200$. So what?

What shall I do to get that amount of money for it? If I sell it on Ebay, I won't get even half of its value. If I go to a record shop, I also won't get "enough" money for it. Is there some way to get 150€ for the LP (this is just an example, so don't ask which LP it is) or is it just a sum that someone invented?


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Posted: 22 Jun 04, 06:40 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Little chance. Depends on what exactly is it. For example I have a Queen live CD from the King Biscuit series (with the cue sheets) that is apparently worth 100 pounds but I don't think I'd sell it for more than 20 pounds.

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Posted: 22 Jun 04, 07:25 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

For example I have this Another World promo box that I bought for 60€. Queen Picture Hall gives it the value of 150$. I though doubt that I could make any profit by selling that item.



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Posted: 22 Jun 04, 08:45 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

The value of the AW promo box is something between those two values. 60 euros is a good price. I guess the real value is around 90 euros.

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Posted: 22 Jun 04, 09:21 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Something is only worth what someone is willing to pay for it..

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Posted: 22 Jun 04, 11:45 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Exactly what Erin said.

Those values may be nice for insurance agents, but you'll get the value that someone is willing to pay for it. If you hold out for the top price, you'll probably be holding onto it for awhile.


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Posted: 22 Jun 04, 15:40 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Whisperer, if you're selling the AW promobox I'd be interested... ;-)

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Posted: 22 Jun 04, 15:49 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Sorry, Pim. I'm not selling it, at least not now.

If I would, would you pay 150€ for it?


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Posted: 22 Jun 04, 20:59 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

am waiting on our expert 25billion dollar collection person to speak up..........

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Posted: 22 Jun 04, 22:04 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

One must consult one's insurance agent before entering such discussions.

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