Author Topic: Auction 365: AE 40 Red Monophone with Brass Trim - Ended 02-17-14  (Read 2129 times)

Offline TelePlay

  • Global Moderator
  • *****
  • Posts: 7327
    • . . . times keep changin'
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:  10 Feb 2019
Auction Duration:  7 Days
List Price:  $124.95
Current Bidders:  1
Current Price:  $124.95
Watchers:  25

eBay Link:  http://www.ebay.com/itm/372592162444


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


Seller Listing Title:  "RED RARE AE-40 MONOPHONE TELEPHONE"
Condition:  "Used"
Condition Qualifier:  "Beautiful example of an early AE-40 telephone."

Listing Description:  "RED RARE AE-40 MONOPHONE TELEPHONE -- Free from cracks with minor marks. -- Please see pictures as they are of the actual telephone you will receive. Thank you"


Last 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
.



S C O R E B O A R D   ( Starting with Contest 328, this contest's topic will be locked with 24 hours left to go )     Players: 19 

$    600.00 - Bob S  ( 19 ) -
$    875.00 - Duffy  ( 10 )  -> WINNER - Final Selling Price $781.98
$    920.00 - andre_janew  ( 8 )
$    925.00 - Roody  ( 4 )
$    995.00 - Key2871  (12 )
$ 1,029.00 - Scott  ( 15 ) -
$ 1,375.00 - tallguy58  ( 16 ) -
$ 1,177.00 - Dan/Panther  ( 5 )
$ 1,235.00 - stub  ( 2 )
$ 1,250.00 - tubaman  ( 18 ) -
$ 1,267.00 - Russ Kirk  ( 17 ) -
$ 1,357.00 - AE_Collector  ( 3 )
$ 1,495.00 - compubit  ( 13 )
$ 1,689.00 - 19and41  ( 7 )
$ 1,765.00 - SunriseEarth  ( 11 )
$ 1,895.00 - Pourme  ( 14 )
$ 1,900.00 - Russ Kirk  ( 9 )
$ 2,195.00 - HarrySmith  ( 1 )
$ 2,250.00 - Jim Stettler  ( 6 )


Early Morning Auction Status  (Key:   # Bidders & # Watchers - # Watched Rank with #1 as Most Watched  )

02-10-19       Listed     $   124.95
02-11-19       1 bids     $   124.95   ( 1 bidders & 26 - #15 )
02-12-19       5 bids     $   145.50   ( 2 bidders & 25 - #12 )
02-13-19       6 bids     $   148.00   ( 3 bidders & 31 - #11 )
02-14-19       8 bids     $   160.50   ( 4 bidders & 32 - #5 )
02-15-19     11 bids     $   282.77   ( 5 bidders & 34 - #5 )
02-16-19     11 bids     $   282.77   ( 5 bidders & 38 - #4 )
02-17-19     15 bids     $   405.00   ( 5 bidders & 41 - #4 )
02-17-19      8 bidders, 19 bids  Ended at 5:05:28 PM PST
« Last Edit: February 17, 2019, 08:42:52 PM by TelePlay »

Offline HarrySmith

  • ***
  • Posts: 6225
  • 1937 302
Re: Auction 365: AE 40 Red Monophone with Brass Trim - Ends 02-11-14
« Reply #1 on: February 05, 2019, 11:15:15 AM »
Very Pretty! $2195.00
Harry Smith
ATCA 4434
TCI

"There is no try,
there is only
do or do not"

Offline stub

  • **
  • Posts: 1601
  • AE Type 14 A
Re: Auction 365: AE 40 Red Monophone with Brass Trim - Ends 02-11-14
« Reply #2 on: February 05, 2019, 11:30:23 AM »
SWEET !!!!   $1235.   stub
Kenneth Stubblefield        
  CRPF
   TCI

Offline AE_Collector

  • Global Moderator
  • *****
  • Posts: 7527
  • AE 2 - AECo's 1st Self Contained Desk Phone 1925
Re: Auction 365: AE 40 Red Monophone with Brass Trim - Ends 02-11-14
« Reply #3 on: February 05, 2019, 11:48:55 AM »
That one is in nice condition! Canít see any signs of shrinking except.... why did they leave the Receiver capsule in the Receiver cap in that open handset picture? Because it doesnít want to come out.

$1357

Offline Roody

  • *
  • Posts: 85
Re: Auction 365: AE 40 Red Monophone with Brass Trim - Ends 02-11-14
« Reply #4 on: February 05, 2019, 11:58:32 AM »
$925

Offline HarrySmith

  • ***
  • Posts: 6225
  • 1937 302
Re: Auction 365: AE 40 Red Monophone with Brass Trim - Ends 02-11-14
« Reply #5 on: February 05, 2019, 01:01:16 PM »
That one is in nice condition! Can’t see any signs of shrinking except.... why did they leave the Receiver capsule in the Receiver cap in that open handset picture? Because it doesn’t want to come out.

$1357

Even the gasket appears to be in good condition, they normally fall apart first.
Harry Smith
ATCA 4434
TCI

"There is no try,
there is only
do or do not"

Offline Dan/Panther

  • Global Moderator
  • *****
  • Posts: 5756
  • Kaw-Liga, I will NEVER forget you. 8/4/98--9/20/10
Re: Auction 365: AE 40 Red Monophone with Brass Trim - Ends 02-11-14
« Reply #6 on: February 05, 2019, 01:30:46 PM »
$1177.00.

D/P

The More People I meet, The More I Love, and MISS My Dog.  Dan Robinson

Offline Jim Stettler

  • Global Moderator
  • *****
  • Posts: 4446
Re: Auction 365: AE 40 Red Monophone with Brass Trim - Ends 02-11-14
« Reply #7 on: February 05, 2019, 02:02:16 PM »
$2250.00
You live, You learn,
You die, you forget it all.

Offline 19and41

  • **
  • Posts: 2392
Re: Auction 365: AE 40 Red Monophone with Brass Trim - Ends 02-11-14
« Reply #8 on: February 05, 2019, 02:42:43 PM »
$1689.00  Please.
"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."
ó Arthur C. Clarke

Offline andre_janew

  • **
  • Posts: 1674
Re: Auction 365: AE 40 Red Monophone with Brass Trim - Ends 02-11-14
« Reply #9 on: February 05, 2019, 06:29:28 PM »
$920

Offline Russ Kirk

  • **
  • Posts: 1342
Re: Auction 365: AE 40 Red Monophone with Brass Trim - Ends 02-11-14
« Reply #10 on: February 05, 2019, 06:43:08 PM »
$1900
- Russ Kirk
ATCA & TCI

Offline Duffy

  • **
  • Posts: 2020
  • Duffy
Re: Auction 365: AE 40 Red Monophone with Brass Trim - Ends 02-11-14
« Reply #11 on: February 05, 2019, 06:58:29 PM »
$875.00

Offline SunriseEarth

  • *
  • Posts: 129
Re: Auction 365: AE 40 Red Monophone with Brass Trim - Ends 02-11-14
« Reply #12 on: February 05, 2019, 07:05:44 PM »
That's a beaut!

$1,765.00
Tony Stokes

Member, TCI

Offline Key2871

  • **
  • Posts: 1816
Re: Auction 365: AE 40 Red Monophone with Brass Trim - Ends 02-11-14
« Reply #13 on: February 05, 2019, 07:08:26 PM »
$995.00

Ken
KEN

Offline compubit

  • **
  • Posts: 805
Re: Auction 365: AE 40 Red Monophone with Brass Trim - Ends 02-11-14
« Reply #14 on: February 05, 2019, 09:17:35 PM »
$1495

Jim
A phone phanatic since I was less than 2 (thanks to Fisher Price); collector since a teenager; now able to afford to play!
Favorite Phone: Western Electric Trimline - it just feels right holding it up to my face!