Name February Americana Auction
Auctioneer Blackwell Auctions LLC
Date(s) 2/10/2018
Auction begins 12 noon 2/10/18
Preview Date/Time in house preview Friday 2/9/2018 2-6pm and 10am day of sale
Checkout Date/Time Checkout week after auction -- online winners will be invoiced the week following the auction.
Location 10900 US Highway 19 N Suite B
Clearwater, FL 33764
Buyer Premium No surcharge for credit/debit cards
Description
February Americana Auction Saturday February 10th at noon. Preview Friday 2/9 2-6pm and day of auction at 10AM until auction begins. Please join us for our February 10 Americana auction, consisting of more than 400 estate-fresh antiques, art, jewelry, silver and more, all with a focus on the American Experience from the 17th century to the present day. Online bidding available at Invaluable, AuctionZip, and Live Auctioneers. Not local? No problem -- we ship worldwide. Phone bids ($100 minimum) and absentee bids accepted for pre-registered bidders. This month's offerings include: - Paintings and sculpture by listed American artists, such as William S. Jennings, Ben Foster, Robert Lewis, Edward Loyal Field, Joseph Lindon Smith, Manuel Felguerez, Jesse Aaron, Paul Strisik, Frederick Haines, as well as two early paintings by contemporary artist DZine (Carlos Rolon). - Several dozen fine pieces of Native American silver and turquoise jewelry. - Tiffany & Co. sterling silver pieces. - U.S. postage stamps, and silver and gold U.S. coins. - Autographs of prominent Americans, such as Orville Wright, Ronald Reagan, Robert F. Kennedy, Charles Schulz, Dr. Seuss, Dwight Eisenhower, Andrew Johnson, Wernher von Braun, Norman Rockwell and others. Of special note is a collection of early American autographs pasted into the cover of an 1809 bound newspaper book. - Autographed sports memorabilia, many with PSA/DNA and JSA authentication (but all guaranteed), including a baseball signed by Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Rogers Hornsby, Joe DiMaggio and many others, Mickey Mantle signed items, Willie Mays, Muhammad Ali, and others. Also a circa 1965 Stan Musial personally owned and used coaching baseball bat. - Several sets of sterling silver. - American art pottery, including Rookwood, early Weller, Roseville. - Period folk art and primitives. - Rare Gillinder cameo glass vase, as well as other art glass. - Historic items, such as Civil War date letters, soldier photo, early Lincoln material, etc. - A hard hat personally used by Wernher von Braun during his tenure at Redstone Arsenal, as well as several lots of NASA-related memorabilia. - A fabulous Tiffany & Co. platinum amethyst, morganite and diamond brooch. - Three sets of rare rock crystal diamond display models. - Several vintage and antique American firearms. - Two Jaws movie clippings scrapbooks assembled by Martha's Vineyard actor, Alfred Wilde ("Bad Hat Harry"), as well as items personally owned by the actor. - Many antique American whale tooth scrimshaw and carved Inuit ivory items.
Auction Terms & Conditions Auction terms: * 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 tie 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, and Discover. *Personal checks are accepted -- shipping will be held until the check clears. *All international transactions over $500 must be completed via bank wire transfer. Invoices over $5,000 for USA buyers must be paid via cashiers check or bank wire transfer. For any large invoices, shipping may be held for additional credit card validation. *If partial payment (deposit/layaway) arrangements are made, additional time may be allowable on a case-by-case basis. In any case, however, items not paid for in full (including buyer premium, taxes and shipping, if applicable) within 30 days of auction's close will be considered abandoned. Any deposits collected will be forfeit. 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 items are noted, you may want to contact us for a quote prior to bidding to avoid surprises. * 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. *Each item paid for, but left at the gallery, 21 days after auction day will be subject to a storage fee amounting to $5/day per item or 2% of the hammer price, whichever is greater. After 60 days, the item(s) may be sold on behalf of the buyer at 50% commission, at the discretion of Blackwell Auctions. --------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------ Terms Of Use

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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, and Discover are accepted. Wire transfers are required for international transactions over $500. Invoices over $5,000 for USA buyers must be paid via cashiers check or bank wire transfer. 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 items are noted, you may want to contact us for a quote prior to bidding to avoid surprises. * 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. *Each item paid for, but left at the gallery, 21 days after auction day will be subject to a storage fee amounting to $5/day per item or 2% of the hammer price, whichever is greater. After 60 days, the item(s) may be sold on behalf of the buyer at 50% commission, at the discretion of Blackwell Auctions.