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Kodak Olympic Memorobelia>Watches

D F , Jun 02, 2012; 02:33 a.m.

Did anyone ever get Kodak Olympic watches in '92 and/or '96? $4.95 & 20 proofs-of-purchases from film boxes couldn't beat it. '92 was gold, '96 was black. Might they be "worth" anything today?

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Michael Chang , Jun 02, 2012; 03:14 a.m.

Not much from what's on that auction site. Might be worth keeping just for its novelty value.

David Haas , Jun 02, 2012; 08:56 a.m.

Problem with anything "Modern" - they could produce an unlimited number of them and then when the promotion ended, sell the remainder for pennies on the dollar to a liquidator.

Unless it is a limited, numbered edition, it isn't going to have value.

Dave

JDM von Weinberg , Jun 02, 2012; 09:40 a.m.

And it need not have value even if it is a limited, numbered edition, for that matter. Someone has to want it (demand), first.

ross b , Jun 02, 2012; 10:03 a.m.

I would want one on the cheap. I have a box I throw old junk in. All sorts of old things such as watches, coins and such. I would toss an old beater Leica in there if somebody gave it to me which they will eventually.

D F , Jun 02, 2012; 06:05 p.m.

But did anyone here at photo.net get any? Do they still have them? Just curious, not really concerned about value.

mark kittleson , Jun 03, 2012; 11:42 p.m.

Hi DF, I do have a '92 version...
Mark

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