Everyone start unscrewing your Antique Stove Finials!

Everyone start unscrewing your Antique Stove Finials!

PostBy: dcrane On: Wed Jun 26, 2013 7:30 pm

Hold onto your hats folks... the Finial is what they want...
http://www.ebay.com/itm/Antique-Victorian-Ornate-Glass-Crystals-Wood-Coal-Parlor-Stove-TROPHY-TOP-FINIAL-/181161478479?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item2a2e10c94f
This link is broken, either the page no longer exists or there is some other issue like a typo.

biddings up to $1,000.00 so far :eek2:
dcrane
 
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Crane 404

Re: Everyone start unscrewing your Antique Stove Finials!

PostBy: McGiever On: Wed Jun 26, 2013 9:11 pm

Chinese knockoffs will be available next week for $29.99 :roll:
McGiever
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: AXEMAN-ANDERSON 130 "1959"
Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: HARMAN MAGNUM
Hand Fed Coal Stove: RADIANT HOME AIR BLAST
Baseburners & Antiques: OUR GLENWOOD 111 BASEBURNER "1908"
Coal Size/Type: PEA / ANTHRACITE, NUT-STOVE / ANTHRACITE
Other Heating: Ground Source Heat Pump
Stove/Furnace Make: Hydro Heat /Mega Tek

Re: Everyone start unscrewing your Antique Stove Finials!

PostBy: franco b On: Wed Jun 26, 2013 11:20 pm

22 bids. My guess it is to complete some very spectacular stove, but 22 of them?
franco b
 
Hand Fed Coal Stove: V ermont Castings 2310, Franco Belge 262
Baseburners & Antiques: Glenwood Modern Oak 114
Coal Size/Type: nut and pea


Re: Everyone start unscrewing your Antique Stove Finials!

PostBy: SMITTY On: Wed Jun 26, 2013 11:40 pm

Probably made by 2 people. :lol:
SMITTY
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Patriot Coal - custom built by Jim Dorsey
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Harman Mark III (not currently in use)
Coal Size/Type: Rice / Blaschak anthracite
Other Heating: Oil fired Burnham boiler

Re: Everyone start unscrewing your Antique Stove Finials!

PostBy: dcrane On: Thu Jun 27, 2013 5:10 am

SMITTY wrote:Probably made by 2 people. :lol:


Haaaaa haaaa, I think Smitty's on to something (how many people could possibly have the stove that needs "that" finial :lol:), you would think those chunks of glass were real emeralds & rubies the way they are bidding that shyt up :lol: I got some glass chunks I can glue to my Glenwood :P
dcrane
 
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Crane 404

Re: Everyone start unscrewing your Antique Stove Finials!

PostBy: Freddy On: Thu Jun 27, 2013 5:55 am

franco b wrote:but 22 of them?


If you click on "bids" you can see how many different people bid....only two bid much over $100, but at the last second a third person jumped in and sniped it. So, three people were willing to pay $1,000. I'd say four, but I'm not one!
Freddy
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Axeman Anderson 130 (pea)
Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: Reading piece o' junk in the barn (rice)
Coal Size/Type: Pea size, Superior, deep mined

Re: Everyone start unscrewing your Antique Stove Finials!

PostBy: Flyer5 On: Thu Jun 27, 2013 6:30 am

I won it. :D Now what do I do with it? :( Awe crap what was I thinking? :mad:

Isn't that how most auctions end up.
Flyer5
 
Stoker Coal Boiler: Leisure Line WL110
Hot Air Coal Stoker Stove: Leisure Line Pioneer

Re: Everyone start unscrewing your Antique Stove Finials!

PostBy: dcrane On: Thu Jun 27, 2013 6:56 am

Freddy wrote:
franco b wrote:but 22 of them?


If you click on "bids" you can see how many different people bid....only two bid much over $100, but at the last second a third person jumped in and sniped it. So, three people were willing to pay $1,000. I'd say four, but I'm not one!


Wow...learn something new everyday GG (pro ebay user Freddy!).
I just cant believe this thing went for over a grand :shock: am I missing something here??? is it a signed Tiffany or was this the Finial on Abe Lincolns coal stove? :wtf:
dcrane
 
Hand Fed Coal Stove: Crane 404