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subbuteo 1970s

Postby andy20066 » 05 Apr 2018, 18:41

I have been given an early 1970s Subbuteo set which contains 2 teams 2 balls 6 corner flags 2 damaged 2 nets 1 ref with 1 arm mat score book instructions and 2 more pieces of paper. so does anyone know how much one is worth please

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Re: subbuteo 1970s

Postby Gullseye » 05 Apr 2018, 18:54

Probably less than £20. Have a look on eBay there are plenty for sale.

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Postby andy20066 » 05 Apr 2018, 18:55

but they are all other the place and the box is in very good condition

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Re: subbuteo 1970s

Postby lionofludesch » 05 Apr 2018, 20:28

but they are all other the place and the box is in very good condition
The box may be the most valuable bit. :thumleft:

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Re: subbuteo 1970s

Postby andy20066 » 05 Apr 2018, 20:40

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the corners are a bit creased

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Re: subbuteo 1970s

Postby lionofludesch » 06 Apr 2018, 16:41

As Gully said, you'll be lucky to get £20 on eBay.

Look at the other Continental Club sets on offer and be honest with yourself in you comparison with their condition and that of your set.
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Re: subbuteo 1970s

Postby cityfan247 » 07 Apr 2018, 19:47

There's a lot about and as a result dont fetch good prices.

I have 3 or 4 sets which i have had on ebay a few times and taken to Renishaw several times and never sold.

There doesnt seem to be a big demand for box sets in general , even the larger floodlighting sets. I find it's really only the HW World Cup and of course the Munich sets that attract interest.

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Postby Heavyweight021 » 07 Apr 2018, 20:54

There's a lot about and as a result dont fetch good prices.

I have 3 or 4 sets which i have had on ebay a few times and taken to Renishaw several times and never sold.
Which is the reason why I've been selling groups of 40 x figures from these boxed sets for a couple of years now – and turf the green boxes into the bin :twisted:

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Postby andy20066 » 08 Apr 2018, 11:15

There's a lot about and as a result dont fetch good prices.

I have 3 or 4 sets which i have had on ebay a few times and taken to Renishaw several times and never sold.

There doesnt seem to be a big demand for box sets in general , even the larger floodlighting sets. I find it's really only the HW World Cup and of course the Munich sets that attract interest.
but my copy on ebay is for charity

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Re: subbuteo 1970s

Postby krama » 08 Apr 2018, 13:30

agree with the other replies. Not a rare item nowadays so don't expect a fortune.
makes no difference whether its for charity or not!!!
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Re: subbuteo 1970s

Postby Focus On » 09 Apr 2018, 06:46

But its for charity mate....

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Re: subbuteo 1970s

Postby lionofludesch » 09 Apr 2018, 10:02

but my copy on ebay is for charity
Good luck with that one.

Ebayers won't be bothered about that. If you are wanting a generous buyer you'll probably have more chance finding one at a charity dinner.
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Re: subbuteo 1970s

Postby lloydie1109 » 09 Apr 2018, 10:09

Age and charity, will not up the price, although it is over 40 years old, it is the most common item from that era, and they can be very hard to sell as all existing collectors have several, your best bet is Buy It Now on ebay at about £20, you will do well to get much more on auction right now

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Re: subbuteo 1970s

Postby Focus On » 09 Apr 2018, 17:41

Oddly in a thousand years time the set will prob be worth £12557746

i'd wait if i were you.....
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Re: subbuteo 1970s

Postby krama » 09 Apr 2018, 18:31

Oddly in a thousand years time the set will prob be worth £12557746

i'd wait if i were you.....
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