Author Topic: Auction 324: LM Ericsson Tunnan Desk Telephone - Ended 03-29-18  (Read 509 times)

Offline TelePlay

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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:  22 Mar 2018
Auction Duration:  7 Days
List Price:  $0.99
Current Bidders:  13
Current Price:  $565.00
Watchers:  52
Contest Tip from:  Fabius

eBay Link:  http://www.ebay.com/itm/253512769991


GAP RULE:  At least $5 between guesses to prevent crowding.


Seller Listing Title:  "RARE LM Ericsson Tunnan Telefonfabriken Desk Telephone"
Condition:  "Used"
Condition Qualifier:  " - - - "

Listing Description:  "LM Ericsson Tunnan -- Up for sale is this beautiful LM Ericsson Tunnan. -- Very early phone that was made in late 1800īs with the serial number 22716. -- Very good condition!"


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: 11 

$  1,200.00 - Jim S.  ( 6 )
$  1,212.00 - skyrider  ( 1 )
$  1,500.00 - wds  ( 5 )
$  1,700.00 - compubit  ( 8 )
$  1,800.00 - tallguy58  ( 3 )
$  1,950.00 - HarrySmith  ( 4 )
$  2,020.20 - Russ Kirk  ( 7 )
$  2,100.00 - Sargeguy  ( 11 )
$  2,222.00 - Fabius  ( 2 )
$  2,500.00 - Pourme  ( 10 )
$  2,950.00 - tubaman  ( 9 )
$  3,200.00 - Jim S.  ( 12 )  -> WINNER - Final Selling Price $3,250.00


Early Morning Auction Status

03-22-18      Listed     $       0.99
03-23-18      3 bids     $     25.00   ( 3 )
03-24-18      5 bids     $   100.00   ( 5 )
03-25-18    14 bids     $   200.00   ( 9 )
03-26-18    20 bids     $   565.00   ( 13 bidders & 52 - #1 )
03-27-18    24 bids     $   660.00   ( 14 bidders & 61 - #1 )
03-28-18    37 bids     $   915.00   ( 17 bidders & 62 - #1 )
03-29-18    37 bids     $   915.00   ( 17 bidders & 71 - #1 )
03-29-18    21 bidders, 55 bids  Ended at 12:18:45PM PDT
« Last Edit: March 29, 2018, 05:09:55 PM by TelePlay »
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Re: Auction 324: LM Ericsson Tunnan Desk Telephone - Ends 03-29-18
« Reply #1 on: March 26, 2018, 10:39:03 AM »
$1212.00 Thanks

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Re: Auction 324: LM Ericsson Tunnan Desk Telephone - Ends 03-29-18
« Reply #2 on: March 26, 2018, 01:48:46 PM »
$2222
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Re: Auction 324: LM Ericsson Tunnan Desk Telephone - Ends 03-29-18
« Reply #3 on: March 26, 2018, 01:50:59 PM »
$1800
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Re: Auction 324: LM Ericsson Tunnan Desk Telephone - Ends 03-29-18
« Reply #4 on: March 26, 2018, 07:41:55 PM »
$1,950.00
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Re: Auction 324: LM Ericsson Tunnan Desk Telephone - Ends 03-29-18
« Reply #5 on: March 26, 2018, 08:15:43 PM »
$1500
Dave

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Re: Auction 324: LM Ericsson Tunnan Desk Telephone - Ends 03-29-18
« Reply #6 on: March 26, 2018, 08:20:46 PM »
Very cool. I have never seen a phone quite like it.  I am going for the low bid of $1,200.00.
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Re: Auction 324: LM Ericsson Tunnan Desk Telephone - Ends 03-29-18
« Reply #7 on: March 26, 2018, 08:44:41 PM »
$2020.20
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Re: Auction 324: LM Ericsson Tunnan Desk Telephone - Ends 03-29-18
« Reply #8 on: March 26, 2018, 10:51:27 PM »
$1700...

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Re: Auction 324: LM Ericsson Tunnan Desk Telephone - Ends 03-29-18
« Reply #9 on: March 27, 2018, 04:40:37 AM »
$2950

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Re: Auction 324: LM Ericsson Tunnan Desk Telephone - Ends 03-29-18
« Reply #10 on: March 27, 2018, 08:48:15 AM »
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$2,500.00
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Re: Auction 324: LM Ericsson Tunnan Desk Telephone - Ends 03-29-18
« Reply #11 on: March 27, 2018, 10:14:30 AM »
$2100
Greg Sargeant
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Re: Auction 324: LM Ericsson Tunnan Desk Telephone - Ends 03-29-18
« Reply #12 on: March 27, 2018, 08:17:06 PM »
Very cool. I have never seen a phone quite like it.  I am going for the low bid of $1,200.00.
Jim S.
I would like to change my guess to $3200.
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Re: Auction 324: LM Ericsson Tunnan Desk Telephone - Ended 03-29-18
« Reply #13 on: March 29, 2018, 05:12:22 PM »
Contest Winner:  Jim S.
Guessed Price:  $3,200.00
Total Wins: 9

Auction Winner: o***g ( 4 )
Winning Price:   $3,250.00
Bidders:  21
Bids:  55


Contest Standings:  http://www.classicrotaryphones.com/forum/index.php?topic=4198.msg51445#msg51445

CRPF Hall of Fame:   http://www.classicrotaryphones.com/forum/index.php?topic=138.msg976#msg976]


Thanks to all who played along in this contest.
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Re: Auction 324: LM Ericsson Tunnan Desk Telephone - Ended 03-29-18
« Reply #14 on: April 04, 2018, 02:06:34 PM »
Interesting - this phone just sold a second time for $3050
Dave