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Old 09-28-2012, 10:30 AM   #84
JuniorJones
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Originally Posted by Moedred
It's amazing this emerged at all, with or without my recollection, since a Google / Bing / Yahoo search yields almost no mention of the parody outside the Raven.

I imagine larger collector will be aware of the issue and I guess for whatever reason choose not to share that information.

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Originally Posted by Moedred
I'll take your word that collectors are concealing items few have heard of. I suspect it's true with the Lost Treasures, but why sit on an item like this for decades? Just to feel special? Why not hype the rarity and drive up the value?

I guess I was being a bit facetious in what I was saying but there is certain mentality of some collectors that there is a kudos or commercial value in keeping this information to themselves.

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Originally Posted by Moedred
Just to feel special? Why not hype the rarity and drive up the value?

You'd think they would just want to share their passion but when money is involved it makes people do strange things.
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