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Auction 312: WE Turquoise 1554 Wallphone - Ended 01-04-18
« on: December 29, 2017, 11:53:49 AM »
All forum members are welcome and encouraged to guess.There are no wrong guesses, just one lucky guess. No one knows the winning guess on any auction until it ends.

Date Listed:  28 Dec 2017
Auction Duration:  7 Days
List Price:  $14.99
Current Bidders:  3
Current Price:  $22.50
Watchers:  15

eBay Link:  http://www.ebay.com/itm/322965951851


GAP RULE:  At least $3 between guesses to prevent crowding.


Seller Listing Title:  "Vintage Turquoise Western Electric 1554 10-Button Touch Tone Wall Phone"
Condition:  "Used"
Condition Qualifier:  " - - - "

Listing Description:  "Vintage Turquoise Western Electric 1554 10-Button Touch Tone Wall Phone -- This is one of the less common colors for these phones. The phone is turquoise color, not aqua blue. Dated 10-66. Components have assorted dates. -- Phone dials out, rings, and receives calls. This phone was meant to be mounted on the wall and hardwired to the phone line. It would require a modular line cord added or to be hardwired to a phone jack to use. It does not have a modular phone jack to connect directly to a wall phone jack. -- Handset has some dents and wear from the hook, especially on the sides at the receiver end. Handset and housing plastic has discolored a bit. There are some small chips around the holder for the phone number card. Housing has scuffs and scratches. Plastic for dial buttons has discolored to a bit of a lighter color. Handset cord is dirty and stretched."


Another chance to move up or to get onto the CRPF Contest Standings List

Past Contest Phones:  http://www.classicrotaryphones.com/forum/index.php?topic=17437.msg180238#msg180238



Guess Deadline:  All guesses and a single allowed revised guess, if needed,
               MUST be submitted at least 24 hours BEFORE the auction ENDS
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S C O R E B O A R D      Players: 17 

$    68.00 - WEBellSystemChristian  ( 7 )
$    73,00 - Sigmaz  ( 15 )
$    79.00 - Jim S.  ( 4 )
$    99.00 - zapper  ( 6 )
$  115.00 - david@london  ( 14 )
$  120.00 - tallguy58  ( 13 )
$  125.00 - compubit  ( 8 )
$  130.00 - Pourme  ( 10 )
$  137.50 - TelePlay  ( 17 )
$  145.00 - wds  ( 11 )  -> WINNER - Final Selling Price $145.83
$  155.00 - Fabius  ( 2 )
$  162.00 - Russ Kirk  ( 12 )
$  175.00 - Sargeguy  ( 9 )
$  200.00 - 19and41  ( 16 )
$  205.00 - dlvh  ( 3 )
$  227.00 - skyrider  ( 1 )
$  250.00 - HarrySmith  ( 5 )


Early Morning Auction Status

12-28-17      Listed     $     14.99
12-29-17      2 bids     $     22.50   ( 2 bidders & 15 - #38 )
12-30-17      4 bids     $     42.00   ( 4 bidders & 23 - #21 )
12-31-17      4 bids     $     42.00   ( 4 bidders & 24 - #24 )
01-01-17      4 bids     $     42.00   ( 4 bidders & 26 - #19 )
01-02-17      4 bids     $     42.00   ( 4 bidders & 28 - #16 )
01-03-17      4 bids     $     42.00   ( 4 bidders & 30 - #15 )
01-04-17      4 bids     $     42.00   ( 4 bidders & 30 - #14 )
01-04-18    10 bidders, 13 bids  Ended at 5:01:52PM PST
« Last Edit: January 04, 2018, 08:05:16 PM by TelePlay »
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Re: Auction 312: WE Turquoise 1554 Wallphone - Ends 01-04-18
« Reply #1 on: December 29, 2017, 12:35:52 PM »
$227.00.  Thanks

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Re: Auction 312: WE Turquoise 1554 Wallphone - Ends 01-04-18
« Reply #2 on: December 29, 2017, 12:46:44 PM »
$155
Tom Vaughn
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Re: Auction 312: WE Turquoise 1554 Wallphone - Ends 01-04-18
« Reply #3 on: December 29, 2017, 01:37:59 PM »
$205

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Re: Auction 312: WE Turquoise 1554 Wallphone - Ends 01-04-18
« Reply #4 on: December 29, 2017, 04:43:06 PM »
$79.00
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Re: Auction 312: WE Turquoise 1554 Wallphone - Ends 01-04-18
« Reply #5 on: December 29, 2017, 05:00:47 PM »
$250.00
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Re: Auction 312: WE Turquoise 1554 Wallphone - Ends 01-04-18
« Reply #6 on: December 29, 2017, 07:19:14 PM »
$99.00
Zapper

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Re: Auction 312: WE Turquoise 1554 Wallphone - Ends 01-04-18
« Reply #7 on: December 29, 2017, 07:43:32 PM »
$68
Christian Petterson

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Re: Auction 312: WE Turquoise 1554 Wallphone - Ends 01-04-18
« Reply #8 on: December 29, 2017, 08:24:24 PM »
$125

Jim
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Re: Auction 312: WE Turquoise 1554 Wallphone - Ends 01-04-18
« Reply #9 on: January 01, 2018, 10:30:14 AM »
$175
Greg Sargeant
Providence, RI
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Re: Auction 312: WE Turquoise 1554 Wallphone - Ends 01-04-18
« Reply #10 on: January 01, 2018, 10:35:47 AM »
$130.00
Benny

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Re: Auction 312: WE Turquoise 1554 Wallphone - Ends 01-04-18
« Reply #11 on: January 01, 2018, 06:50:27 PM »
$145
Dave

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Re: Auction 312: WE Turquoise 1554 Wallphone - Ends 01-04-18
« Reply #12 on: January 02, 2018, 01:19:03 PM »
$162
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Re: Auction 312: WE Turquoise 1554 Wallphone - Ends 01-04-18
« Reply #13 on: January 02, 2018, 02:04:35 PM »
$120
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Re: Auction 312: WE Turquoise 1554 Wallphone - Ends 01-04-18
« Reply #14 on: January 03, 2018, 01:30:37 PM »
I'll go with $73