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Tiki God

Joined: Oct 09, 2004
Posts: 1
Posted: 2004-10-09 7:19 pm   Permalink

Does anyone know what the cost of a 6 foot tall tiki god head carved of lava rock back in the 1950's would be?

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Tiki Socialite

Joined: Aug 01, 2004
Posts: 913
From: Shinola, California
Posted: 2004-10-09 9:16 pm   Permalink

Pacific Blue Traders in San Jose has 4' tall hand carved Ka's in Sand Stone or Black Lava for @ $600.00 (That's US '04 Dollars)

'50s money???

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chisel slinger
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Joined: Feb 23, 2004
Posts: 263
From: columbus,ohio
Posted: 2004-10-11 8:02 pm   Permalink

I'll give you $5.00 for it.thats over $600.00 in 50's money.

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Tiki Socialite

Joined: Apr 15, 2004
Posts: 361
From: Springfield, Ohio
Posted: 2004-10-12 5:00 pm   Permalink

I'll trade 2 TIKI LEILANI mugs for it. That's my final offer!

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Joined: Mar 25, 2002
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Posted: 2004-10-12 10:07 pm   Permalink

Exactly when in the 1950's?

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The Sperm Whale
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Joined: Aug 23, 2004
Posts: 1551
From: Lakewood California
Posted: 2004-10-12 11:53 pm   Permalink

My guess is 7 maybe 8, I'm gonna have to go with 7.

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Tiki Socialite

Joined: Jan 09, 2004
Posts: 10386
From: Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Posted: 2004-10-13 10:59 am   Permalink

Sure, Back then they were Giving them away just to get a market going, So FREE..

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