Latest Acquisitions

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A bit of an acquisition/loft discovery post this one (hopefully not against the rules)

Got hold of these this week...
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1979 TESB Crew T-Shirt
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1983 Temple Of Doom Crew T-Shirt
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1982 JDC (Joe Dunton Cameras) Revenge Of The Jedi Camera Crew T-Shirt

Went into the loft to pack them away and found this, a cardigan knitted by my grandmother in 1980.
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s1d0w wrote:A bit of an acquisition/loft discovery post this one (hopefully not against the rules)



Went into the loft to pack them away and found this, a cardigan knitted by my grandmother in 1980.

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Amazing T-Shirts but the cardigan as absolutely priceless :D

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The cardigan is by far and away the coolest thing I've seen in ages. Awesome.

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Awesome t shirt but that card!!!

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Awesome t shirt but that card!!!

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I can't argue with the others, the shirts are great (especially the Joe Dunton Cameras, never seen that before and a Revenge item as well!), but the cardigan is the business. Great find!
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I'm sure there's a bit of stretch in the cardi i'd defiantly wear that down the pub :) , nice t shirts
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We have reached PEAK CARDIGAN!!!
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Amazing cardi!!! Love the T-Shirts too 8)

Don't tend to go for ROTJ MOCs, but the Gammo Guard was one of my favourite ROTJ figures as a kid. This one came up for sale (ex shop stock) and I couldn't resist. Thanks Matt F 8)
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Loving the cardigan 8)

Nice tee shirts as well :D
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Cazza wrote:Amazing cardi!!! Love the T-Shirts too 8)

Don't tend to go for ROTJ MOCs, but the Gammo Guard was one of my favourite ROTJ figures as a kid. This one came up for sale (ex shop stock) and I couldn't resist. Thanks Matt F 8)
Good score on the moc Cazza

One of my favourite characters as a kid also, think it was because it was such a hefty figure and has a cool axe :D
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Great cardigan Simon. What a super memory to treasure

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I've not had much in the way of toy related acquisitions lately, but a couple of new autographs from our man Lando and Mr Fortuna.
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Also, a bit of a vintage prop related result at the local car boot the other weekend, a 70s Tupperware tub and lid. You might think that a strange one but the lids from these were used for the headrests in the two rear seats of the Falcon cockpit and also as a part to the Sandtrooper backpacks.
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That’s a great link TK - nice score. I’d never noticed the headrest parts of backpacks before

Nice Gammy too Andy, and what a Cardigan!
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I’ve been keeping a keen eye open for a mint 1977 First 12 Mail Away Figure Display Stand at a good price. No such luck so far. But my searches did throw up this Mint in original mailing box ESB DIsplay Arena Complete with instructions and catalogue, which is also a thing of beauty and happy to add to my collection.
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