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What’s your all-time best Skyview Flea Market score?

lt thomasI scored a nautical compass for $150, and sold it for $3,000.
Thomas Carlsen
Santa Cruz | eBay Business






lt christineI found an Agfa film box [with original photos] of Andy Warhol. About 20 photographs. I got that for $20, and I sold it, but can’t say for how much.
Christine Velgot
Santa Cruz | Real Estate






lt bruceFive years ago, I bought a diamond ring for $5. I sold it for $800.
Bruce Begley
Santa Cruz | Construction







lt daveJPGA 1906 wind-up toy that was made in Spain. I bought it for $250 and sold it on eBay for $8,900.
Dave Michaels
Capitola | Antique Seller






lt edProbably a $300 locker, and I eventually made about $10,000 off of it. It was full of antique vases and old jewelry and even a couple of dollars in the safe.
Ed Felder
Santa Cruz | Flea Market Seller

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Matthew is a California native and has lived in Santa Cruz for 34 years. A sculptor, photographer, avid biker and professional disc golfer, he has played tournaments in more than ten states and is the winner of the 2002 New Zealand Championships. 

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