Name November 21st Exceptional Estates Auction
Auctioneer Blackwell Auctions LLC
Type Live Webcast Auction
Date(s) 11/21/2020
12PM EDT -- no in-house bidding - stay safe and bid with us online, absentee or by phone
Preview Date/Time Gallery open for preview 10-5 Friday, November 20th
Checkout Date/Time Invoicing week after auction.
Location 10900 US Highway 19 N, Suite B
Clearwater, FL 33764
Buyer Premium 15% in house, 18% Bidsquare, 20% online
Description
Saturday, November 21st, 2020 12PM EDT -- no in-house bidding - stay safe and bid with us online, absentee or by phone Gallery open for preview 10-5 Friday, November 20th Fine art, jewelry, historical and other collectible items. Not one you’ll want to miss. This month's highlights include: -- Paintings, including originals by LOUIS ICART, Florida Highwayman HAROLD NEWTON, Nan Lurie, Irving Lehman, Emily Dillard, Emma Yarlekovic, Peter Max and others, as well as a collection of vintage original New York city view paintings -- Rare JOHN LENNON “The Beatles Years” lyrics serigraph portfolio, full suite -- Exceedingly rare HUMMEL figurines, including several International pieces and prototypes, from one of the most important private Hummel collections -- Massive collection of large and small Swarovski figurines, more than 500 pieces total -- Sterling and Dutch .833 silver dollhouse miniatures, including pieces by William B. Meyers -- Pocket watches and wrist watches, including a ladies ROLEX 18k with diamonds & emeralds -- Fine jewelry, including a pair of 1-carat (each) diamond solitaire earrings, and a wide selection of antique, vintage and contemporary jewelry -- Important Russian lacquer pieces, many published, including large boxes and a rare, miniature casket -- Exquisite Meiji and Edo period Japanese SATSUMA -- Last remaining pieces from the estate of Dan Komar, the “King of Swatch,” including Swatch Maxi watches and a stained glass window of Kiki Picasso’s most important watch dial -- Late 1700s and early 1800s books with fore edge paintings -- Baseball autographed by BABE RUTH, with PSA/DNA letter of authentication -- Fine 19C RUSSIAN ICON of Christ Pantokrator with silver and enamel cloisonne riza -- Huge selection of Asian art and carvings -- Inuit and Northwest Coast carvings and sculpture -- Vintage AMI Continental 2 jukebox -- Many more fine estate items PLEASE NOTE OUR TERMS REGARDING INVOICES, PAYMENTS AND SHIPPING. When you register to bid, you agree to our terms. Online bidding available through Bidsquare, Live Auctioneers, Invaluable, iCollector and HiBid. Phone and FaceTime previews available week of sale. Phone bids (greater of $100 or posted opening bid) and absentee bids accepted -- form is on our website. HiBid, phone and absentee bidders pay the lowest in-house buyer premium of 15%. Not local? No problem – we can ship some items worldwide and provide you with a list of shippers for the other items.
Auction Terms & Conditions Bidding: * 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. Tied online bids will be assigned a winner by the auctioneer. We do our best to rotate winning tie bids through our online bidding platforms. * We reserve the right to reject any bid at our sole discretion. * Our in-house buyer premium is 15% and applies to bids placed in person, absentee, by phone and on HiBid. Our online buyer premium is 18% on BidSquare and 20% on Live Auctioneers, Invaluable/AuctionZip and iCollector. *Absentee and phone bids are accepted for bidders who pre-register with us directly and provide payment information. The absentee bid form available on our website must be submitted by 5 PM the day prior to auction day. The minimum for phone bids is $100 or the starting bid, whichever is greater. * The Florida Department of Revenue does not accept out of state resale certificates. If the buyer takes delivery of the item in Florida, either in person or via mail, and does not have a valid FL resale certificate, applicable sales tax of 7% must be collected. Out of state dealers may produce a signed affidavit certifying that items are for resale, and then sales tax can be removed. * Blackwell Auctions is an FFL holder and will comply with all local, state and federal laws regarding the sale and delivery of firearms. Firearms manufactured prior to 1899 do not require shipment to an FFL. Firearms that do require shipment to an FFL are noted in our catalogs and will only be shipped to an FFL. Payments: *Invoices over $2,000 for USA buyers may require payment via cashiers check or bank wire transfer at our discretion. All international transactions over $500 must be completed via bank wire transfer. *Online bidders will be invoiced the week after the auction directly via email with payment instructions. Payment is expected within 7 days of the invoice being received. We do not have access to your payment info on online venues - we invoice directly. Invaluable/AuctionZip buyers who have not paid within 7 days may be charged through the venue. If a wire transfer is necessary, payment is expected within 7 days of invoicing, after which time an unpaid item dispute will be opened. Items will no longer be available one week after a dispute is opened. *Personal checks are accepted -- shipping will be held until the check clears. *Partial payment (deposit/layaway) arrangements may be allowable on a very limited 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: *For many small items, we provide in-house packing and shipping via UPS and USPS that is done with excellence and is competitively priced. Your invoice will include a shipping fee if we’re able to ship your item, and you are also welcome to contact local third-party shippers or make your own arrangements for pickup or shipping. *Some items must be shipped via 3rd party, freight or cargo services — you can contact them directly for quotes and to make arrangements. Items that require 3rd party shipping are noted in the catalog. *Purchases left at the gallery 60 days after the auction will be considered abandoned and will become the property of Blackwell Auctions, with no refund given. * Blackwell Auctions is an FFL holder and will comply with all local, state and federal laws regarding the sale and delivery of firearms. Firearms manufactured prior to 1899 do not require shipment to an FFL. Firearms that do require shipment to an FFL are noted in our catalogs and will only be shipped to an FFL. Resources for 3rd party/freight/cargo delivery: o UPS store 4567: store4567@theupsstore.com phone: (727)725-9985 o UPS store 5980/6886: auctionshipping@store6886.com phone: (727)592-5402 o ORBIT PROFESSIONAL PACKING CRATING (888) 247-8540 or 727-507-7447 lg@orbitppc.com www.orbitppc.com (U.S. & International) o CRATERS & FREIGHTERS (813) 889-9008 ( 877) 448-7447 Fax (813) 884-8393 Tampa@cratersandfreighters.com www.cratersandfreighters.com (U.S. & International) o TOP NOTCH TRANSPORT (US) (309)253-9700 info.topnotchtransport@gmail.com o CADOGAN TATE DESIGNER SERVICES miami@cadogantate.com (305)833-3700 (U.S. & International) o EXPERT MESSENGER sales@expertmessengers.com (866)343-8863 (within Florida) o We’ve had several buyers be pleased with this service -- https://www.uship.com/ --------------------------------------------- ------------------------------------------ Terms Of Use

Seller User Terms

Bidder User Terms
Your bid must adhere to the bid increment schedule.
Bid Amount Bid Increment
0.00 - 90.00 10.00 USD
90.01 - 475.00 25.00 USD
475.01 - 950.00 50.00 USD
950.01 - 2,400.00 100.00 USD
2,400.01 - 4,750.00 250.00 USD
4,750.01 - 9,500.00 500.00 USD
9,500.01 - 14,000.00 1,000.00 USD
14,000.01 - 47,500.00 2,500.00 USD
47,500.01 - 95,000.00 5,000.00 USD
95,000.01 - 9,999,999.99 10,000.00 USD
Currency USD
Buyer Premium 15% in house, 18% Bidsquare, 20% online
Payment Terms
*Invoices over $2,000 for USA buyers may require payment via cashiers check or bank wire transfer at our discretion. All international transactions over $500 must be completed via bank wire transfer. *Online bidders will be invoiced the week after the auction directly via email with payment instructions. Payment is expected within 7 days of the invoice being received. We do not have access to your payment info on online venues - we invoice directly. Invaluable/AuctionZip buyers who have not paid within 7 days may be charged through the venue. All other venues If a wire transfer is necessary, payment is expected within 7 days of invoicing, after which time an unpaid item dispute will be opened. Items will no longer be available one week after a dispute is opened. *Personal checks are accepted -- shipping will be held until the check clears. *Partial payment (deposit/layaway) arrangements may be allowable on a very limited 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: *For many small items, we provide in-house packing and shipping via UPS and USPS that is done with excellence and is competitively priced. Your invoice will include a shipping fee if we’re able to ship your item, and you are also welcome to contact local third-party shippers or make your own arrangements for pickup or shipping. *Some items must be shipped by your own arrangements — you will need to contact vendors directly for quotes and to make arrangements. Items that require 3rd party shipping are noted in the catalog. Please do not ask us to ship items that are marked as requiring your own arrangements. *Purchases left at the gallery 60 days after the auction will be considered abandoned and will become the property of Blackwell Auctions, with no refund given. * Blackwell Auctions is an FFL holder and will comply with all local, state and federal laws regarding the sale and delivery of firearms. Firearms manufactured prior to 1899 do not require shipment to an FFL. Firearms that do require shipment to an FFL are noted in our catalogs and will only be shipped to an FFL. Resources for 3rd party/freight/cargo delivery: You may use any vendor you wish. This list includes some of our suggested vendors. o UPS store 4567: store4567@theupsstore.com phone: (727)725-9985 o UPS store 5980/6886: auctionshipping@store6886.com phone: (727)592-5402 o ORBIT PROFESSIONAL PACKING CRATING (888) 247-8540 or 727-507-7447 lg@orbitppc.com www.orbitppc.com (U.S. & International) o CRATERS & FREIGHTERS (813) 889-9008 ( 877) 448-7447 Fax (813) 884-8393 Tampa@cratersandfreighters.com www.cratersandfreighters.com (U.S. & International) o TOP NOTCH TRANSPORT (US) (309)253-9700 info.topnotchtransport@gmail.com o CADOGAN TATE DESIGNER SERVICES miami@cadogantate.com (305)833-3700 (U.S. & International) o EXPERT MESSENGER sales@expertmessengers.com (866)343-8863 (within Florida) o We’ve had several buyers be pleased with this service -- https://www.uship.com/