Last Updated on 12/28/2004 by bidz
December 28, 2004
“EUGENE, Ore. (AP) – Turns out there’s quite a collector’s market for 100-year-old glass electric insulators.
One such item, purchased for peanuts at a garage sale, netted $10,313 on eBay recently. It’s not diamond-encrusted, it wasn’t owned by a celebrity and there’s no vision of the Virgin Mary involved here.”