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Old 10-30-2007
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Margaritaville - Flamingo Casino chips

Just got some chips from Harrah's Flamingo Casino in Las Vegas. They are limited edition chips that were released on October 19. There are 3000 of the $5 denomination and 1000 of the $25 denomination.

One side of each:
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The other sides:
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I wish my photos were better but you can get a good look if you simply check out the auctions for these chips on eBay.

If you want to see what looks like the proofs for the artwork, Gene Trimble posted links over on the ChipBoard on the day they were released:

The $5:
Flamingo Jimmy Buffett Margaritaville $5 Chip

The $25:

Re: Flamingo Jimmy Buffett Margaritaville $25 Chip

I'm getting a total of six chips. That way, if I decide to frame them I can show all four sides and have one of each to play around with.

Best regards,

Neil
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Re: Margaritaville - Flamingo Casino chips

I see this got moved. Sorry if I posted in the wrong place but I really wasn't trying to announce the release - just wanted to put the pictures in the gallery .

Neil
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Re: Margaritaville - Flamingo Casino chips

These look great and your photos are very good, as well! Love that $25 chip!
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Re: Margaritaville - Flamingo Casino chips

How can I get my hands on a couple of these, without going to vegas.
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Re: Margaritaville - Flamingo Casino chips

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How can I get my hands on a couple of these, without going to vegas.


I'm going to Vegas Sunday...I'm gonnna pick up a few anyway for someone else....so let me know how many you want...and if my money holds out, I'll grab them for you...
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pm sent pryan67
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These look great and your photos are very good, as well! Love that $25 chip!
Ditto. That $25 chip looks SO great! Very cool design!
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Re: Margaritaville - Flamingo Casino chips

I read somewhere, perhaps on the ChipBoard, that they were limiting people to a maximum of 5 chips at the cage (but you could get around that by sending somebody else up to buy them).
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Re: Margaritaville - Flamingo Casino chips

I would love a $25.
I have a $5 but didnt know there was a $25
See if you can pick 1 up 4 me
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Re: Margaritaville - Flamingo Casino chips

I picked up the $5.00 as soon as it came out, great looking chip!!!
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