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#522801 - Sun Mar 23 2014 04:44 PM red indian lens looks fake
indiananationals Offline
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Registered: Sat Mar 09 2013
Loc: indiana
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Maybe I'm wrong just looks weird to me

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#522802 - Sun Mar 23 2014 05:03 PM Re: red indian lens looks fake [Re: indiananationals]
canadianoilguy Offline
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Registered: Thu Oct 09 2008
Loc: alberta
Even looks dated on the left side?
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#522803 - Sun Mar 23 2014 05:04 PM Re: red indian lens looks fake [Re: indiananationals]
DWSheffer Online   content
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Registered: Thu Sep 20 2007
Loc: Hillsdale, Michigan
Probably because it IS a repro, lol.....
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#522831 - Sun Mar 23 2014 06:45 PM Re: red indian lens looks fake [Re: indiananationals]
texacojoe Offline
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Registered: Thu May 15 2003
Loc: Alberta, Canada
Sent seller an ebay pm about writing on left of lens and the notches yesterday, have not received a reply... will not bid but I have not seen this lens before.

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#522833 - Sun Mar 23 2014 06:49 PM Re: red indian lens looks fake [Re: texacojoe]
Wes Hague Offline
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Registered: Wed Aug 08 2007
Loc: canada
Here is original


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Red Indian 3-pc. original globe.JPG


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#522848 - Sun Mar 23 2014 07:19 PM Re: red indian lens looks fake [Re: Wes Hague]
K W FRITH Offline
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Registered: Sun Oct 21 2007
Loc: Devils Lake, ND---USA
I had several old gassers give me a heads up on the ebay one, since I am looking for one and it was much appreciated, but it was pretty obvious that it was a reproduction.
The writing on the side and the picture of the back were dead giveaways!
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