Author Topic: OK..... whats THIS? -- (a gold WE 500?)  (Read 1190 times)

Offline LoveOldPhones

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Re: OK..... whats THIS? -- (a gold WE 500?)
« Reply #15 on: February 12, 2017, 03:57:12 PM »
Here is another "dash 12" gold phone. Note that the box is marked "554 BR--12."

http://www.ebay.com/itm/NOS-WESTERN-ELECTRIC-554BR-GOLD-12-Wall-Telephone-1963-RARE-COLOR-in-Box/262835020953

WOW !  thats really something.  How do people come up with these things....  he's got some rare phones for sale.
when I go looking at estate sales.... i never find anything.... EVER  lol

that bronze 500 went cheap....  i think it was $134
good price if you are into that sort of thing.

Offline andre_janew

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Re: OK..... whats THIS? -- (a gold WE 500?)
« Reply #16 on: February 12, 2017, 06:06:39 PM »
Finding rare and unusual phones is often a case of pure dumb luck.  Sometimes it helps to know where to look. 

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Re: OK..... whats THIS? -- (a gold WE 500?)
« Reply #17 on: February 12, 2017, 10:19:09 PM »
Finding rare and unusual phones is often a case of pure dumb luck.  Sometimes it helps to know where to look. 

thats what I mean.... how do you know where to look ? 
i do realize that its just pure luck really....  but where do you look to increase your odds of success?