Rare posters seized by Nazis net $2.5M

Jan 24, 2013 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: WNDY-TV Indianapolis

A poster collection seized from a Jewish collector by the Nazis and only returned to his descendants in recent years has brought in approximately $2.5 million at a New York auction.

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I think a lot of Offbeat posters have been seized by Nazis but I wouldn't say it's 'rare' and I wouldn't give 2 cents for any of them.

Well, that's my 2 cents.

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Another "well post" from ferretface ....

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Glad the true owners were able to get back what was stolen .... many did not.
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Ferrerman wrote:
I think a lot of Offbeat posters have been seized by Nazis but I wouldn't say it's 'rare' and I wouldn't give 2 cents for any of them.
Well, that's my 2 cents.
You will come with us, Earthling. You shall be the new leader of our Idiotocracy.

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That took less than 5 minutes! LOL!

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Gotta give it to those Nazis; everything they touched turned to gold!

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Another "well post" from ferretface ....
whom we wish was a rare poster
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Jan 24, 2013
 
Think I saw a couple of Grateful Dead posters in there..

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