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New member, or old, previous, or current forger - makes no difference to me.
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Do something to stop it, whether the forgers are Greek, Lebanese or Mongolian - instead of bleating like a petulant 5 year old. :roll:
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This item is already at $630 with 2 days to go from riz_878

Possibly shill bidding going on - get those reports in, folks.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/373645845827

Nassar 5 shillings.jpg


How to turn a £19 CV into £7500 with a £5 rubber printing set ... shameful.

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This forger riz_878 does not realise that clear 1901 cancel on the 5/- above was from the Federal MP Presentation sets in 1901 at Federation (a genuine set from stock below) -- they were NEVER overprinted OS of course - that overprint occurred in one tiny run in 1891. :roll: :roll: :roll:

South Australia 1886 set 5 to 1 pound CTO from MP Specimen set
South Australia 1886 set 5 to 1 pound CTO from MP Specimen set

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Sell it for $10 one day (probably to yourself) as a reproduction and list it for $460 another day as genuine.

stamptre_548 made this sale on 11/7/21: WA 1854 1d Black, 1860 4d Blue & 1860 6d Bronze Imperf REPRODUCTION Stamps

https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/234072182770


234072182770 Western Australia 6d swan repro sale
234072182770 Western Australia 6d swan repro sale

Looking at the current offerings of stamptre_548 you find this listed for $460 Buy it Now : Western Australia 1857 6d Black Bronze Imperf Swan with 4 Large Margins, RARE!!!

https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/234077473019


234077473019 Western Australia 6d swan repro as genuine
234077473019 Western Australia 6d swan repro as genuine
He either did the repro himself or they are both reproductions.
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Well spotted - 100% identical.

1d and 4d look like out of focus photocopies!

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Well spotted traralgon. I have sent details of the two listings to the shill bidding team. Very careless of him to use the same ID for both sales!

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I believe that Stamptre_548 was once also using the eBay ID: a_l_77.

a_l_77 sold a Western Australia 1857 6d Grey Bronze Imperf Swan back in May of this year for $90, which looks to be the same stamp now being offered by stamptre_548.

https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/224443306978


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Lolks - well spotted - it prices that ebay forgers a_l_77 and Stamptre_548 are one and the same and it also proves a_l_77 was shill bidding this stamp back in April.

EVERYTHING sold so far by a_l_77 is FORGED -

https://www.ebay.com/sch/a_l_77/m.html?_nkw&_armrs=1&_ipg&_f ... 6732.m1684
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windsor_60_6 sold this forged recently to some schmuck.

South Australia 1868 2d Orange Roulette O/P A.G. Departmental

eBay item: https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/393334936891


393334936891 Forged South Australia Departmental AG
393334936891 Forged South Australia Departmental AG

393334936891 Forged South Australia Departmental AG
393334936891 Forged South Australia Departmental AG

It was purchased by now abandoned account of the fraudster nealworthooo as part of item 324232507658. That account may have been linked to other NARU accounts.


393334936891 Forged South Australia Departmental AG original
393334936891 Forged South Australia Departmental AG original

Hopefully this may be enough to get him nuked permanently for this ID.
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Lolks - well spotted - it prices that ebay forgers a_l_77 and Stamptre_548 are one and the same and it also proves a_l_77 was shill bidding this stamp back in April.

EVERYTHING sold so far by a_l_77 is FORGED -

https://www.ebay.com/sch/a_l_77/m.html?_nkw&_armrs=1&_ipg&_f ... 6732.m1684
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Sure is! This account is dormant with feedback set to private after the 5 negs.

a_l_77 sold this SOUTH AUSTRALIA 8d on 9d brown SURCHARGE with OS missing S recently.

eBay item: https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/224438515922


224438515922 South Australia Forged OS 8d
224438515922 South Australia Forged OS 8d


224438515922 South Australia Forged OS 8d
224438515922 South Australia Forged OS 8d

He purchased it as the fraudster starcollectables as part of item: 324176147393


224438515922 South Australia Forged OS 8d original
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I've sent details and 6 photos of these re-sold items to my contact in the CEO's office today, but it often takes her a couple of weeks to reply ; so the more individual reports which members can send to their own contacts in Ebay, the better.

Frankly, their continuing failure to join the dots and see the bigger picture is getting rather disheartening. Can't someone just go round and bash him? (Apologies if that isn't a current or cool Aussie term - it's being used right now by the Neighbours scriptwriters, so it was probably current around 1988...).

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Still more rubbish being churned out by riz_878

https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/373653396883

and with 1 bid already on a short 3 day selling cycle


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I will have a look for the one above but I can shed some light on this one listed by riz_878

QUEENSLAND Half Penny on 1d Orange-Brown Surcharge

https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/373651548335

373651548335 Queensland forged surcharge
373651548335 Queensland forged surcharge

Does it look like this one purchased by ocean-5002 as item: 154437167054


eBay item 154437167054 later forged
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If that is not enough try this one.

riz_878 and other identities of the Sydney forger like to list bulk lots with appalling images with a supposed rarity hidden away in the lot. This time a S missing from an OS overprint.

South Australia Collection of 21 x used stamps

https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/373653398113


373653398113 South Australia with forged O for OS
373653398113 South Australia with forged O for OS

373653398113 South Australia with forged O for OS
373653398113 South Australia with forged O for OS
The stamp below was purchased by starcollectables as item: 324176147393


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He's had that one doing the rounds for a couple of months now, as single items and also as a mixed lot.

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I have alerted the Trust & Safety team about the two added overprints ; and also the vendor of the 25 cents one penny orange, which Nassar resold for a final bid of AU$48.

If they don't get their act together and ban all his IDs after receiving all this recent proof, with before-and-after photos, I will send an e-mail to Ebay's head of stamps in the US. He wrote to me a couple of years ago offering to give me some kind of role in monitoring fraudulent stamp sales ; that came to nought, but I still have his direct e-mail address. He needs to know how long this has been going on, and how little his delegated teams have done to stop it.

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Apart from cheating trusting collectors out of their money, this fakery is blatant disrespect of the stamps. It is ruining good stamps by vandalising them (and there are instances that are rarities before being tampered with, such as an item once owned by Tony Presgrave).

Compare this activity with buying an artwork and adding a signature and an extra portrait of someone famous among the existing figures. The original is vandalised and effectively ruined...

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Do these SA departmentals look legit? If not, I'll post up who is selling them. I don't want to get people's eBay ID associated with this thread if their stuff is OK.

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Both are hopeless imitations. The P.S. is the wrong font altogether and the 2d with P is almost certainly the wrong printing of the stamp, the date appears to be something in the 1880s which would make the stamp the Crown over SA close setting watermark.

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I received another helpful reply from an Ebay dealer who sold items to Nassar's ID premiumequ-88. Here are photos of the items he bought ; please watch out for adulterated versions on sale :

Nassar purchase item 184911670724.jpg
item 184911670724

Nassar purchase 174700482243.jpg
Item 174700482243

The previous seller of the one penny orange has also agreed to report the later overprint sale to Ebay.

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Do these SA departmentals look legit? If not, I'll post up who is selling them. I don't want to get people's eBay ID associated with this thread if their stuff is OK.

That dodgy 6d Departmental was previously sold by antiquesunlimited111_1 and the 2d P Departmental was in that lot. I wonder what staza_9323 did with the probably forged Specimen.

It seems that staza_9323 was duped by our forger.

https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/384271283043

traralgon3844 wrote:
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antiquesunlimited111_1 has recently sold another forged South Australia Departmental.

Item: 303520901901

https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/303520901901

SOUTH AUSTRALIA Group of 13 Government officials Ovpt's They were probably described thus, so the eBay bargain hunters would spot the departmentals and bid like the mad men they are. Seeing the Specimen had two tears in it, our buyer paid $90 too much.

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I have sent him a message with a link to this thread. I await his response.
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That was quick, the seller staza_9323 has ended the 6d PS departmental already.
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This item on sale by ID riz_878 is already at $460 and climbing. Get those reports in, folks ...


https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/373653396883?hash=item56ff7a5d93:g:BekAAOSw5Blg9AQe

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I guess staza_9323 bought that fishy mixed lot. Those are definitely the same stamps. I didn't want to assume, since he's not one of those sellers where everything is bad.

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Shock Horror!!!!, more forgery being peddled to the unsuspecting on eBay
On the 12th of May windsor_60_6 sold this New Zealand 1913 3d Brown O/P Auckland Exhibition used

https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/393305082679



393305082679 New Zealand Forged overprint on 3d KGV
393305082679 New Zealand Forged overprint on 3d KGV

393305082679 New Zealand Forged overprint on 3d KGV
393305082679 New Zealand Forged overprint on 3d KGV

Of course the overprint was forged.


352210997881 New Zealand KGV 3d original
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Not convinced, then try this one sold by windsor_60_6

New Zealand 1913 3d Brown O/P Auckland Exhibition used

https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/393335507611


393335507611 New Zealand forged overprint KGV 3d
393335507611 New Zealand forged overprint KGV 3d


393335507611 New Zealand forged overprint KGV 3d
393335507611 New Zealand forged overprint KGV 3d

When he got his grubby scum sucking mits on the stamp it was without the exhibition postmark.


393335507611 New Zealand forged overprint KGV 3d original
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I'm pleased to report that a detailed complaint which I sent today to Ebay's collectibles Category Manager in the US produced an almost instant & courteous response from him. He copied his reply to Ebay UK's Category Manager for stamps, who also immediately replied to me saying he will try to help on this.

As well as the forger's current known IDs, and a few composite photos of recent before-and-after listings, I also attached a report with all the 100+ archived IDs and summary of past scams ; plus a link to this thread, with a warning that it does contain some rather outspoken criticisms of Ebay!

Whether this will result in any actual action, we shall see ; but at least the two main players now have an idea of the scale of this problem.

Thanks again to traralgon, whose detailed cross-referencing and record-keeping of past purchases/sales has enabled these before-and-after comparisons. They will be far better evidence than merely asserting to Ebay that Nassar's items are "obvious forgeries".

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sl_143_44 has his feedback set to private and appears inactive at the moment but is not NARU.

He can join the band with the forged AUCKLAND EXHIBITION stamps.

NZ small group of 3 AUCKLAND EXHIBITION stamps used

https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/224481713639 sold toa bunny on 4 June, 2021.


224481713639 forged New Zealand Aukland Exhibition overprints
224481713639 forged New Zealand Aukland Exhibition overprints

224481713639 forged New Zealand Aukland Exhibition overprints
224481713639 forged New Zealand Aukland Exhibition overprints

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224481713639 forged New Zealand Aukland Exhibition overprints original 1

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It looks like there may be another Forger account not yet identified. Seller ID riz_878 just received two different positive feedbacks from a buyer with a FB score of only 11, one saying "As always superb items" - which doesn't ring true when the account only has 9 sales and this buyer has never left any feedback before. Looks like yet more shill purchases & false feedbacks.

Seller ID stamptre_548 is back in action with more of the dodgy postmarks on piece :

Nassar piece 1.jpg
Item # 294285751088

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Item # 294285742539

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Here is a 'right' one.

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Advance notice - the item below was bought by Nassar yesterday using ID stamptre_548 from a respected seller who later provided details. Presumably one or more of them will re-appear in an adulterated form soon :


Nassar purchase 21 july.png


We now have the false buyer name and (duplicated) address for this ID stamptre_548 :

NAJIL AZAR, using PO Box 4, Revesby North, NSW 2212.

That's the same PO Box as he used for banned ID ocean-5002, false buyer name Jeff Brook.

This piece of the puzzle should help the Ebay head honchos to investigate.

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Here are two more recent purchases by Nassar to watch out for, bought using ID stamptre_548 :

Nassar purchase 284354629841.jpg
Item # 284354629841 - perhaps likely to re-emerge with fresh "half-penny" overprints, as mentioned in the note in Gibbons after SG 471.

Nassar purchase 284354635092.jpg
Item # 284354635092 - not sure what he could do with these, unless he's going to stain the one penny to appear claret, a fake of SG 371a ... ?

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blue-within-blue wrote:
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Item # 284354635092 - not sure what he could do with these, unless he's going to stain the one penny to appear claret, a fake of SG 371a ... ?

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This is what he does with the Christchurch issues. Forges cancels.


traralgon3844 wrote:
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rayahelou-0 currently has a set of the New Zealand 1906 Christchurch Exhibition stamps supposedly used on piece and cancelled at the exhibition. It is listed thus:

New Zealand 1906 Christchurch Exhibition set on piece, SUPERB

Item: 113059031946

https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/113059031946
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The cancels are obviously forged. This is how rayahelou-0 came into possession of the stamps. They weren't on piece and they weren't cancelled.
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Thanks to our diligent philatelic detectives!

Even though we are being warned about upcoming forgeries, unfortunately we are witnessing good stamps being vandalised by the forger... How sad!

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riz_878 ... Another eBay faker bites the dust! Perhaps for those two false feedbacks which I reported to Ebay yesterday.

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21 Jul 2021 02:42

This item on sale by ID riz_878 is already at $460 and climbing. Get those reports in, folks ...


https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/373653396883?hash=item56ff7a5d93:g:BekAAOSw5Blg9AQe


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Very well done Rob -- this and other fakes will not enter the collector market, it seems now that forger riz_878 is banned forever.

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Here are 3 more recent Nassar purchases using ID windsor_60_6. Please watch out for adulterated re-sales :

Nassar purchase 133817928556.jpg
Item # 133817928556

Nassar purchase 144114101803.jpg
Item # 144114101803

Nassar purchase 194239990874.jpg
Item # 194239990874

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I just belatedly noticed that Nassar used the same shill ID, designated " t***- " with a feedback score now of 13, to put three false feedbacks onto his account stamptre_548.

I assume that Ebay banned ID riz_848 because of those same false feedbacks ; if so, they should be able to do the same on stamptre_548.

I've sent a report to the shill bidding team, also pointing out the duplication of addresses between ID stamptre_548 and the previously banned ID ocean-5002, and between IDs starcollectables and windsor_60_6 .

With a bit of luck, and a helpful Ebay minion, Nassar may have a very bad day soon.

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More probable shill bidding at stamptre_548.

Tonight 25 Jul, 2021 at 20:03:02 AEST stamptre_548 SOLD this item for the princely sum of $3.25 : Victoria 1859 1/ Blue with Variety and Misplaced Bottom Perforation

Oddly enough it was listed for sale by stamptre_548 with a buy it now price of $10 some 9 minutes later.

Methinks he didn't like the $3.25 it made on a shill bid.

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234089804256 Victoria 1 Shilling relist immediately
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234089804256 Victoria 1 Shilling relist immediately new item 234103683541
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Our fiend in Sydney has a new alias, surprise, surprise, not !!! :evil: evinty0

https://www.ebay.com.au/sch/m.html?item=184961755471&hash=it ... y0&_sop=10

same modus operandi

private listings

forged overprints, forged perfins, forged everything,

here's just one that I've picked up on


https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/184961755471?hash=item2b1094694f:g:~VAAAOSwui5g-~aF

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Well spotted.

evinty0 hasn't sold anything yet, so we have a chance to nuke him quickly before he peddles too many of his forgeries on that safe place to buy eBay.

One of his 3 listings is this one: 1891 2/6 Mauve overprinted OS South Australia

eBay item: 184961740644

https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/184961740644

184961740644 Forged South Australia OS
184961740644 Forged South Australia OS

184961740644 Forged South Australia OS
184961740644 Forged South Australia OS


It most certainly has had a forged OS overprint applied in the last couple of months.


184961740644 Forged South Australia OS original 373179310272
184961740644 Forged South Australia OS original 373179310272

He has had it since May.

It was purchased by ocean-5002


184961740644 Forged South Australia OS original 373179310272
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Fleurieu55 wrote:
26 Jul 2021 16:19
Our fiend in Sydney has a new alias, surprise, surprise, not !!! :evil: evinty0

https://www.ebay.com.au/sch/m.html?item=184961755471&hash=it ... y0&_sop=10

same modus operandi

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forged overprints, forged perfins, forged everything,

here's just one that I've picked up on


https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/184961755471?hash=item2b1094694f:g:~VAAAOSwui5g-~aF

Images are needed..




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Well spotted. I have sent details of the before & after South Australia listings, and this new ID, direct to Ebay's trust & safety team. Also to the head honchos, as proof of how easy it apparently is for Nassar to open unlimited new accounts even when 100+ have previously been blocked.

I suspect that may come as a bit of a shock to those at high management level who are normally shielded by layers of minions and rarely get contacted about problems.

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Yes great work all round catching this ebay forger spiv evinty0 red-handed.

Remind eBay please this 2/6d stamp is 1891 SG 085 cat £6,500 if genuine - so this is major fraud he is trying for here, passing this off as genuine in a desperation 3 or 4 day auction

South Australia is not in their wheelhouse, so they may not be aware it is a meg dollar item being offered as GENUINE, and not marked FORGED as the ebay rules insist on.

THEY are a knowing party to Fraud if they allow this to be sold as a rare stamp for $1000s. :!: :!: :!:

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Although the stamp listings for new ID evinty0 only show the location as NSW, his other listing of a computer shows the location as Padstow. On Google maps that seems to be bang in the middle of all the other forger locations that we have from other IDs - Riverwood, Panania, Revesby, etc. - and almost on top of his known home address.

https://www.ebay.com.au/itm/184961307779?hash=item2b108d9483:g:wlYAAOSwDNpg-4qW

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Oh My God!!!!

This "Fiend" is a total moron.

The O and the S look like they are sloping towards each other & the 2/6 has the totally wrong perf gauge and style as well. Heck it totally looks like something out of a rubber stamp kit. Also these are not known commercially used AFAIK and I have only seen then with unframed Adelaide cancels if memory serves me correct.

And yet again, what is even more staggering is the utter stupidity of the ebay wallies who keep bidding on these abominations.

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This fake is already bid to over $400 with 5 bidders. If any other those are non-shill bids, someone is going to get seriously defrauded. I've reported it to the contacts I have, including trust & safety and the Head of Stamps ; but if anyone else has contacts within Ebay.com.au , please report urgently. Here is a side-by-side comparison photo which you can copy and use.

Nassar item 184961740644 before & after.jpg


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The gang that couldn't overprint straight.

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Less than an hour to go and Ebay still haven't taken this 2/6d mauve listing down, now bid to over $700 - very frustrating. I sent the side-by-side photo to them yesterday, and sent another message just now marked "very urgent", but the minion wheels turn so slowly that the listing is unlikely to be cancelled in time.

The only option I can think of is to make a large killer bid just before the end and ignore the "pay now" messages", to give Ebay a couple more days to get their act together. If a few other forum members could also do that, it should add to Nassar's confusion.

Thanks to another helpful seller, here is one of Nassar's recent purchases using ID stamptre_548 ; the paperwork confirms false buyer name Nabil Azar at PO Box 4, Revesby North, NSW 2212. Please watch out for altered versions on sale soon :

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AU$2716.60 for the 2/6 OS. Was that one of you guys messing with him?

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