News-Antique.com - Oct 19,2009 - On October 24, 2009, Bunte Auctions, located in Elgin, IL, will host its American Indian & Steiff Auction live online with Artfact Live!. In this exciting sale, Bunte Auctions will offer more than 200 lots of toys and collectibles. A Steiff Teddy is the top estimated lot, requiring a minimum bid of $1,000 and expected to sell between $2,000-$3,000.
If you canít join the live auction action in Elgin, IL, on October 24, visit Artfact.com to login or register free to bid live online at this exceptional auction. To research similar American Indian & Steiff auctions and view over 50 million auction price results, including previous results from Bunte Auctions, visit http://www.artfact.com and search the industryís leading past prices database.
Founded in 1989, Artfact is the largest global marketplace of fine and decorative arts, antiques, collectibles, and estate auctions. On January 1, 2009, Artfact launched Artfact Live! and Invaluable Live!, its proprietary live auction bidding platforms, enabling users to bid in real-time on auctions being held around the world by its prestigious auction house partners. Currently, over 1,000 fine auctioneers actively list their catalogues with Artfact.com and its U.K. sister site Invaluable.com, reaching the Artfact community of more than 10 million knowledgeable collectors and dealers worldwide. Artfact's industry leading database includes more than 50 million complete auction results totaling more than $190 billion in value, including information on more than 500,000 international artists. In 2006, Artfact acquired RFC Systems, the leading provider of enterprise software developed specifically for the fine art and antique auction house industry. RFC helps prestigious auction houses around the world manage their businesses by automating their day-to-day operations.