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help with valuation

edited 30 November -1 at 12:00AM in The Money Savers Arms
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chrisxr2chrisxr2 Forumite
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edited 30 November -1 at 12:00AM in The Money Savers Arms
have just had deliverd the phantom of the opera swarovski gift set from sky movies, the set consists of a crystal movie camera, a drop heart pendant, a compact mirror, a diary,a jewellery box and some rose bath candles, what i need to know is, as this is of no use to me how much does it might be worth, as i am clueless. The camera is a crystal movie camera and the pendant is described as a drop rose pendant and i clear crystal, it is of little use to me so will probably go on ebay. Any ideas on value would be great, thanks peeps.


  • TaBunnyTaBunny Forumite
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    wow is this being sent out to all sky customers? Sorry not heard of this before so just wondered, can't be sure of value sorry if I'm no help.
  • NileNile Forumite, Board Guide
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    Hello chrisxr2

    If you can find out how many of these sets are being distributed, it will give you an idea of how collectable they will become.

    If there aren't thousands of them, why not put it away for safe keeping for a few years. I once met a guy who buys and sells these items and makes a good living from it.

    Some people will pay an absolute fortune to fill in the missing gaps in their collection of your set may gain in value in the coming years.
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