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Re: Place to sell luxury fountain pen ?

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I find it slightly odd that someone who bought pens worth this kind of money has no idea where to sell them????
Point of order: no pen is ''worth" that sort of money.
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Old 16.02.2017, 23:27
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Point of order: no pen is ''worth" that sort of money.
Exactly, it's the time of golden keyboards and solid diamond mice!
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Old 16.02.2017, 23:34
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Point of order: no pen is ''worth" that sort of money.
Beauty just like worth is in the eye of the beholder. Who are we to judge the worth of an item?
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Old 16.02.2017, 23:41
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Re: Place to sell luxury fountain pen ?

Ebay shows an average price of 1% of what you're looking to get:

http://www.ebay.com/bhp/cartier-pen

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Old 16.02.2017, 23:59
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Re: Place to sell luxury fountain pen ?

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Beauty just like worth is in the eye of the beholder. Who are we to judge the worth of an item?
That attitude would make the car threads incredibly dull.
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Old 17.02.2017, 00:44
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I find it slightly odd that someone who bought pens worth this kind of money has no idea where to sell them????
I find it odd that someone actually bought pens so expensive. Pens?

How much would a letter written by such miracle cost?
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Old 17.02.2017, 00:46
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I find it odd that someone actually bought pens so expensive. Pens?

How much would a letter written by such miracle cost?
I would be priceless.
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Old 17.02.2017, 00:48
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I find it odd that someone actually bought pens so expensive. Pens?

How much would a letter written by such miracle cost?
That would be true love

Maybe OP did not buy but inherit them, how do we know?
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Old 17.02.2017, 00:48
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Re: Place to sell luxury fountain pen ?

Is "pen" a code word for something? Ha!
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Old 17.02.2017, 00:54
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Re: Place to sell luxury fountain pen ?

I couldn't care less and I don't see why people who have nothing to contribute should comment on it. There are some wealthy people on this forum and especially in Switzerland. Just like watches and other "branded" daily items, there's a market for it. I own a rather expensive pen as well, but I received it as a gift from a company I worked for. Surely, it is nowhere near the ballpark figure of OP's writing tool but nevertheless, it feels and writes different than your generic Bic pen. So I don't see why someone cannot feel passionate about pens.
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Old 17.02.2017, 01:01
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Re: Place to sell luxury fountain pen ?

I once saw a $100k pen for sale in a retail shop. This extra special limited edition pen had been injection molded out of the finest polymers and petrochemicals, with a diamond embedded in the pen itself. No, you couldn't see it. But they swore that there was a diamond embedded in the plastic.

Do your pens have diamonds, OP?
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Old 17.02.2017, 01:03
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I couldn't care less and I don't see why people who have nothing to contribute should comment on it. There are some wealthy people on this forum and especially in Switzerland. Just like watches and other "branded" daily items, there's a market for it. I own a rather expensive pen as well, but I received it as a gift from a company I worked for. Surely, it is nowhere near the ballpark figure of OP's writing tool but nevertheless, it feels and writes different than your generic Bic pen. So I don't see why someone cannot feel passionate about pens.
Yep, pens are wonderful to write with - I only know the cheap ones thought.
As I guess I'm one of those who got "nothing to contribute" I will do as I'm told and shut up.
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Old 17.02.2017, 01:03
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I couldn't care less and I don't see why people who have nothing to contribute should comment on it. There are some wealthy people on this forum and especially in Switzerland. Just like watches and other "branded" daily items, there's a market for it. I own a rather expensive pen as well, but I received it as a gift from a company I worked for. Surely, it is nowhere near the ballpark figure of OP's writing tool but nevertheless, it feels and writes different than your generic Bic pen. So I don't see why someone cannot feel passionate about pens.
Do you sell something you are passionate about?
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Old 17.02.2017, 01:11
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Yep, pens are wonderful to write with - I only know the cheap ones thought.
As I guess I'm one of those who got "nothing to contribute" I will do as I'm told and shut up.
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Do you sell something you are passionate about?
If I'm in the trade, why not? For instance, I don't collect watches, but I happen to feel passionate about them. Hence, not too long ago, I got my hands on some rather dated watches and I'm inclined to selling them, as I have no use for 19th century pocket watches. I may keep 1 or 2 because of their intricate complications but I don't see a purpose for the remaining watches.
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Re: Place to sell luxury fountain pen ?

I'm planning to sell my pen made from mithril and unicorn hair. Anyone know a good place to sell them? it is very valuable as I got it as a gift from an elf.
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Re: Place to sell luxury fountain pen ?

Dear All !

I believe I owe you an apology.
I do understand now that this was not a proper place to ask such question, I was too naive.
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Old 17.02.2017, 11:47
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Dear All !

I believe I owe you an apology.
I do understand now that this was not a proper place to ask such question, I was too naive.
Some people are just having fun, proving (if in a slightly dyslexic manner) that the pen is not necessarily mightier than the words.
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Old 17.02.2017, 11:56
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Some people are just having fun.
http://www.penisland.net/
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Re: Place to sell luxury fountain pen ?

lol, great logo...
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Old 17.02.2017, 15:27
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lol, great logo...
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