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Post by spudski » 23 May 2017, 07:51

...somebody is going to be...you couldn't make it up.

If you've ever owned SSG Lilac bases, you'll know the difference between Santiagos and SSG.

Hope no one on here has been fooled into it.

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Post by Paulhilton » 23 May 2017, 08:04

Ha funny that, I have just ordered some lilac Santiago bases so I could see the difference between them and the original SSG bases, there appears to be a sudden flurry of lilac teams on e-bay with these "rare" lilac bases appearing.

This collecting is a minefield- Though as you say definitely a clue in the sellers name!

Paul

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Post by spudski » 23 May 2017, 08:11

Paulhilton wrote:
23 May 2017, 08:04
Ha funny that, I have just ordered some lilac Santiago bases so I could see the difference between them and the original SSG bases, there appears to be a sudden flurry of lilac teams on e-bay with these "rare" lilac bases appearing.

This collecting is a minefield- Though as you say definitely a clue in the sellers name!

Paul
That's good thinking.

I was with Mark Parker on the weekend who owns Santiago. We together looked at his Old gold bases and compared them with original SSG ones. Near...but still enough difference to notice. The original SSG ones are darker with an almost green tinge.

The Santiago lilac bases are more translucent and lighter than original SSG. Also all uniform...which early lilac bases tend to have a little bit of warping or transgression in the shape.

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Post by lloydie1109 » 23 May 2017, 08:23

NO way are they SSG bases, you see that some of the discs to not fit into the bases.
A lot of Italian collectors go loopy for Lilac/purple bases so maybe they are the ones bidding

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Post by skell » 23 May 2017, 10:07

I hope these are ok boys otherwise Skell has been dicked over too !!
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Post by spudski » 23 May 2017, 10:13

They are perfect Skell. Right colour and depth and slight warping.

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Post by lloydie1109 » 23 May 2017, 10:36

skell wrote:
23 May 2017, 10:07
I hope these are ok boys otherwise Skell has been dicked over too !!
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Totally real SSG mark, dont let some so and so wind you up!!!!!!!!!!!

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Post by skell » 23 May 2017, 10:46

lloydie1109 wrote:
23 May 2017, 10:36
skell wrote:
23 May 2017, 10:07
I hope these are ok boys otherwise Skell has been dicked over too !!
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Totally real SSG mark, dont let some so and so wind you up!!!!!!!!!!!
Done me like a kipper Mr Lloyd lol... how's the 78?

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Post by lloydie1109 » 23 May 2017, 11:25

Love it thank you very much, gone with the other PAFC teams

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Post by Focus On » 23 May 2017, 11:26

55 on lilac, worth 10cc's of anyones day
Bored to FLICK

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