Name JANUARY EXCEPTIONAL ESTATES AUCTION
Auctioneer Blackwell Auctions LLC
Date(s) 1/14/2017
Saturday 1/14/17 begins at noon EST
Preview Date/Time Preview Fri 1/13 2-6pm and Sat 1/14 10am until auction begins at noon
Checkout Date/Time Items must be paid for within 7 days of invoicing.
Location 10900 US Highway 19 N Suite B
Clearwater, FL 33764
Buyer Premium No surcharge for credit/debit cards
Description
Hands-down, our most exciting auction to date. You should look over each one of the 400 items in this sale! With an emphasis on 20th century history and design, this sale features some investment-quality items you've probably never seen at auction ever before ... A gold pocket watch presented by President Teddy Roosevelt. An exceedingly rare and important sterling silver Arts & Crafts bowl by Clemens Friedell. Midcentury furniture and lighting by Milo Baughman, Peter Hvidt, Moller, Silkeborg, Russell Wright and Arredoluce. Paintings by listed artists. Two Rolexes and several other vintage wristwatches. An imperial Russian silver and enamel triptych icon. Two exquisite Maitland-Smith tessellated tables. An 1877 Indian head penny AND a 1909-s VDB cent. An original Marilyn Monroe movie poster. A hardhat personally owned by NASA rocket scientist Dr. Wernher von Braun, as well as a rare invitation and ticket to the launch of Apollo 11. A Ping A1 Redwood City golf putter. Furniture from the home of Tampa mob boss Santo Trafficante. A rare piece of Southern coin silver. A collection of Chinese Han, Sung, Ming and Tang pottery items. Signed sports memorabilia, including Mickey Mantle, Ray Nitschke and others. Colt pistols, a Luger, a Civil War rifle and a Revolutionary War musket. 400 lots in all.
* All items sold "AS IS, WHERE IS" with all faults. * All descriptions believed accurate but not warranteed. * Bidder inspection is encouraged. * By placing a bid, bidder signifies that they have examined the items to their satisfaction, or that they have chosen not to personally examine them. * In the event of tied bids between an online bidder and a floor bidder, the tie will go to the floor bidder. * We reserve the right to reject any bid at our sole discretion. * Applicable taxes will be collected. Payments: *Absentee and phone bids are accepted for bidders who pre-register and provide payment information. *Online bidders will be invoiced the week after the auction. Payment is expected within 7 days of invoicing, after which time an unpaid item dispute will be opened. Items will no longer be available 2 weeks after a dispute is opened. *Your invoice will include a link for you to make your own secure payment with a credit card. We accept Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover. *Personal checks are accepted -- shipping wll be held until the check clears. *Due to rampant credit card fraud, all international transactions over $500 must be completed via bank wire transfer. For any large invoices, shipping may be held for additional credit card validation. Shipping: *Where possible, we provide in-house packing and shipping via UPS and USPS that is done with excellence and is competitively priced. We do not make a profit on shipping. Your invoice will include shipping unless otherwise noted, and you are also welcome to contact local third-party shippers or make your own arrangements for pickup or shipping. *The cost of packing some items and shipping via UPS or USPS may be significant due to labor, materials and dimensional weight -- where these item are noted, please contact us for a quote prior to bidding. * Some items are noted which must be shipped via freight or cargo services -- we will provide you with a list of vendors to make your own arrangements.
Currency USD
Buyer Premium No surcharge for credit/debit cards
Payment Terms
Buyer's premium is 15% with no additional fee for credit card payments. Mastercard, Visa, American Express and Discover are accepted. Wire transfers are required for international transactions over $500. Personal checks are accepted - shipping will be held until the check clears.
Shipping: *Where possible, we provide in-house packing and shipping via UPS and USPS that is done with excellence and is competitively priced. We do not make a profit on shipping. Your invoice will include shipping unless otherwise noted, and you are also welcome to contact local third-party shippers or make your own arrangements for pickup or shipping. *The cost of packing some items and shipping via UPS or USPS may be significant due to labor, materials and dimensional weight -- where these item are noted, please contact us for a quote prior to bidding. * Some items are noted which must be shipped via freight or cargo services -- we will provide you with a list of vendors to make your own arrangements.