Weekly Auctions of Exceptional Items
DoneSat, Feb 29, 2020 9:00 AM '
Phoenixville, PA, USA
Mid-Winter Leap Day Auction
Wiederseim Associates, Inc.TOP RATED
Selling over 600 Lots! Featuring: Asian Collection, Fine Paintings, Carpets, Period & Decorative Furniture, Taxidermy, Porcelain & Pottery, Mid-Century Modern, Silver, Bronzes, Folk Art and more To include: the Estate of Sinclair A. Ziesing, Bryn Mawr, PA, a Lafayette Hill, PA Collector, a Chester Springs, PA Gentleman and others
Preview: Wednesday, Thursday, Friday February 26 - 28th 11:00a - 5:00p
1041 W. Bridge Street
Phoenixville, PA 19460
Terms & Conditions
Terms & Conditions of Sale 1. Catalogue Descriptions Wiederseim Associates, Inc. has endeavored to accurately describe all items being sold, but all property is being sold 'As Is', 'Where Is?. No statement in a catalogue, invoice, bill of sale, or elsewhere by any representative or person in the employ of Wiederseim Associates, Inc. shall be deemed a warranty, representation, or assumption of liability with respect to age, condition, size, quality, variety, importance, provenance, material of manufacture, metal content or assay, stone identification, weight, or size measurement, or historical relevance of any of the items offered for sale. Any potential Bidders accept sole responsibility for contacting us to obtain condition reports on any offered lots and/or inspect said lots before bidding to determine the condition and if there are any repairs or restorations. If a lot description contains the phrase ?As Found? it indicates that there are general issues /difficulties. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. Wiederseim Associates Inc. will endeavor to provide additional information as a courtesy, but it is only an opinion and should not be regarded as a statement of fact. 2. Bidding The Auctioneer will attempt to follow bidding increments as precisely as possible, but retains the discretion to change increments and further reserves the right to reject any bid or raise in bid. As a service to our customers, Wiederseim Associates, Inc. offers internet bidding, both absentee and live, through online platforms (Please read # 9 and # 10). The Auctioneer is not liable for, nor has control of, online transmission speeds or bid increments placed by registered online users. Wiederseim Associates, Inc reserves the right to limit lots offered for auction online and is not liable for any errors or failure in execution of any bid in connection with this process. Certain lots may be subject to a reserve or minimum price as agreed upon by Wiederseim Associates, Inc and the Consignor which will be executed by the Auctioneer. Wiederseim Associates, Inc. reserves the right to withdraw any property prior to the Auction. Standard Bid Increments: Variations are at the discretion of the auctioneer. Different bid increments may apply to online only auctions. $0 - $500: by $25 $500 - $1,000: by $50 $1,000 - $2,500: by $100 $2500 - $5,000: by $250 $5000 - $10,000: by $500 $10,000 - $20,000: by $1,000 $20,000 & up: Auctioneer's discretion 3. Payment Terms We cannot confirm online platform winning bidder results until after the sale. If bidding online, please do not come to the sale to pay for & pick up items. All in-house winning bidder accounts are to be settled by the end of the day if removing items during sale. Payment shall be in cash, money order or cashier?s check. Personal and business checks will be accepted if good credit has already been established or a personal reference from individuals known to us or upon presentation of a ?letter of guarantee? from an officer of your bank. This letter must state an exact amount of funds guaranteed, expressly stating the funds are payable to Wiederseim Associates, Inc. on the specific day of the Auction. In any event, Wiederseim Associates, Inc reserves the right to hold all or some of the merchandise purchased until good payment is received and/or any check has cleared our bank and with all items to be shipped at the purchaser?s expense. If bidding online through Live Auctioneers or Invaluable/Auction Zip, you may pay with directly on your invoice with credit card and a 3% processing fee will be added to your total. If paying over the phone a 3.5% processing fee is added. A service charge of $40.00 will be charged for any returned check. Wiederseim Associates, Inc reserves the right to charge the invoice amount a 3% surcharge if bidders have not paid within 10 days of the auction date. 4. Disputes & Title to Goods In the event of a dispute, the Auctioneer will be the final judge as to which Bidder is successful. The Auctioneer may at his sole discretion, re-open the bidding on a particular item. Title shall pass on all items sold when the Auctioneer says ?SOLD?. The Purchaser assumes total and full responsibility for all goods at that time, and is responsible for payment for all items whether or not the Purchaser actually takes possession at that time. If any dispute arises after the conclusion of the Auction, the records of the Auctioneer and Clerk shall stand as conclusive. Any loss or damage by breakage, natural disaster, theft or any other cause is therefore the sole and entire responsibility of the Purchaser. 5. Buyer's Premium & Sales Tax Each individual Lot sold is subject to a 25% Buyer's Premium which will be added to the successful bid price of each Lot and is payable by the Purchaser as part of the total purchase price. A 6% State of Pennsylvania sales tax will be added to the total purchase price, unless purchased for resale or exempt from tax by other Pennsylvania law. All Bidders who qualify for exemption must file a Sales Tax exemption form with Wiederseim Associates, Inc. 6. Removal of Goods If bidding through an online platform, you may NOT pick up your items until the Monday after auction. We cannot confirm online winning bidder results until after the sale. Please do NOT come to the auction house to pick up items after the auction has ended. All property is to be removed from the premises at the risk and expense of the purchaser, subject to limitations stated at the time of sale. Any items left at the sale site are left there at the purchaser's risk. Additional storage fees will be charged for items left more than 14 days. The Auctioneer assumes no responsibility for abandoned items. 7. Shipping & Pick-Up Wiederseim Associates Location: 1041 West Bridge Street Phoenixville, PA 19460 (turn on Jefferson Street) The warehouse is open for the week following an auction from 9am-4pm. After that appointments are required. If items are not removed within two weeks of the conclusion of the auction, a fee of $5 per business day, per item, will be charged. Items not removed within 60 days of the auction date will be consigned to a future auction without additional notice to the purchaser and/or refund. Wiederseim Associates does not ship. We can help the winning bidder with arrangements to have purchases shipped. All contact, costs, and expenses are responsibility of the purchaser. The following companies are recommended by Wiederseim Associates, Inc. Recommended Shippers Once you have chosen & paid your shipper, please send an email to email@example.com giving consent to release your lot(s) to your chosen shipper. Mail & More Plus 484-437-5259 (please email for shipping quotes) firstname.lastname@example.org The Packaging Store 215-361-6940 email@example.com Vintage Transport 800-333-0056 firstname.lastname@example.org The UPS Store 610-917-8100 email@example.com Philadelphia Navis Pack & Ship Peter Michaelson Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (Please email shipping quote requests) Phone: (610) 534-0750 Thomas Robert Meyers Fine Transport (DOT ? 3018934, MC ? 33328) 315-228-8859 email@example.com (ships mostly to New England & Upstate NY) Local Furniture Transport: Harry Quinn Transport 484-678-1329 Josh Unruh 610-506-7881 Brandon Unruh 610-500-6639 firstname.lastname@example.org National Furniture Transport Pakmail International (covers entire East Coast) Stefan Gortat 843-795-7197 email@example.com Lou2you (Maine to New Orleans, fully insured) Warren Tyler 610-322-9818 firstname.lastname@example.org North Wind Transport (Furniture and large items; covers East & West) Wendy Buckus email@example.com 603-491-5199 Capitol City Moving (Local & Nationwide) 512-767-0275 CapitolCityMoving@gmail.com Steve Auger Inc. 540-835-3794 Steveauger52@gmail.com North South Art Transfer: Scott Cousins 978-491-9353 firstname.lastname@example.org RAS (located in Rayne, Iowa) Rodney Stansbury email@example.com 337-257-4854 Covers the East and as far West as Texas 8. Errors or Omissions Wiederseim Associates, Inc. is not responsible for any typographical or other error or omission in the catalogue or in any advertising connected to this sale. 9. Absentee & Phone Bidding As a service to our customers Wiederseim Associates, Inc. will execute absentee and phone bids if bidder has registered for the current sale through www.wiederseim.hibid.com & bids submitted or requested before 7:00 p.m. prior to the start of the auction. No absentee or phone bids will be accepted after that time. Phone bidding is only available on lots with a low estimate of $500.00 or more. Phone bidders must register through our website prior to submitting phone bid request. You may complete the phone bid request form at www.wiederseim.com from the ?buying? tab. The Auctioneer is not liable for any errors or failure in execution of any left bid or phone bid. 10. Online Bidding If bidding through an online platform, you may NOT pick up your items until the Monday after auction. We cannot confirm online winning bidder results until after the sale. Bidders may bid live from the privacy of their own computer, or leave an absentee bid through online platforms. Please visit the appropriate website to review the current sale options and deadlines for bidding. Also be sure to read the Terms and Conditions published on that site as terms & bidding deadlines may differ slightly than bidding directly with Wiederseim Associates, Inc. Online Bidding Platforms: Live Auctioneers www.liveauctioneers.com Invaluable/Auction Zip www.invaluable.com 11. Agreement to Terms of Sale By registering for a sale, and bidding on any item contained therein, all bidders agree to abide by and accept the Term of Sale, 25% buyer?s premium and PA 6% sales tax where applicable.
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