07-05-2021, 10:47 AM
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Today I am offering three of the famous Rooney Finest brushes. There are two smaller Size 1 brushes and one medium Size 2 brush, all in excellent condition. Each as its own personality, but they share in common the characteristics found in all Finests: excellent backbone and flowthrough and soft, very white hair tips. They are wonders to use, and there have never been any other brushes quite like them. They are in their original boxes. No longer available retail, these beauties are difficult to find and very rarely offered for sale. 

First is a small 1/1 Faux Horn (22/40). Its handle has sharp lettering with almost no fading or wear. The knot is quite dense. $500 shipped CONUS. Withdrawn
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Second is a Stubby 1 Porcelain (22/42). The handle has slight print wear. Its knot is medium dense. This one is rare, one of only 12 of this model made. $500 shipped. Withdrawn
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Third is a medium Stubby 2 Porcelain (24/50). It has mild print wear. It has moderate density. This one also is very rare, one of only 18 ever made. $650 shipped. SOLD

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 07-05-2021, 01:27 PM
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  • MaxP
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  • Des Moines, Iowa
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And they ARE beautiful (Sorry.  I couldn't help but ogle and comment)

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 07-05-2021, 01:53 PM
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(07-05-2021, 01:27 PM)MaxP Wrote: And they ARE beautiful (Sorry.  I couldn't help but ogle and comment)

Indeed, and thanks for the comment. But they truly are made for using.

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 07-05-2021, 02:43 PM
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The Stubby 2 is gone first, as I expected.

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 07-05-2021, 05:01 PM
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  • TonyN
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  • Buford, GA US
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Beautiful John!

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 07-05-2021, 05:38 PM
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  • garyg
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  • Great Lakes
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Great brushes from a fine member .. I had a Rooney Finest 1/1 once that I flogged off for considerably less & have regretted since

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 07-06-2021, 11:18 AM
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Gorgeous brushes, John. GLWTS.

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 07-12-2021, 09:51 AM
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Thanks for the comments
Price decrease on the two remaining brushes.

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 07-18-2021, 10:57 AM
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Prices decreased again.

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 07-24-2021, 10:10 AM
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Price reduction once again.

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 08-01-2021, 09:21 AM
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Prices dropped.

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 08-04-2021, 11:51 AM
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Final price reductions. They will not go lower.

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 08-07-2021, 03:00 AM
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  • Mouser
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  • Forest City, Florida U.S.A.
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Gosh! My Holy Grails.
If I was still working I'd take them all without hesitation. 
Good luck John.

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