News-Antique.com - Feb 09,2011 - This auction takes place online, live in real-time on February, 12th, 1pm ET. Absentee bids are also accepted.
To register go to: http://www.icollector.com/Pride-and-Prudence-with-Pleasure-to-boot-Over-1-Ton-of-Sterling-Silver-Items-Invest-in-Silver-fo_as19325
We all know that in tough economic times, the value of precious metals and antiques crafted from them, rises in value.
The “Pride, Prudence and Pleasure to Boot” auction should satisfy even the most voracious appetite for investors of this genre as it features over 1 solid ton of Sterling Silver collectibles.
Indeed the very first lot in the sale is a 45oz, .925 silver NFL limited edition football. It’s 11.5 inches long by 7.5 inches high.
There are 68 lots in the first session. A second session is slate for a few hours later in the day.
Many of the items are estimated to be valued at $10,000 or more, but in true auction spirit, minimum bids often start at $100.
Among other items featured in the first session are:
Set of 3 Fish Shaped Sterling Silver Hand Made Decorative Flower Pots - 53 Oz (1650 Grams) Approximate "Timeless Treasure" by Shakuntalam Silvercraft
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 5,000.00 - 10,000.00
Set of 6 Sterling Silver Hand Made Decorative Flower Pots - 29 Oz (900 Grams) Approximate "Timeless Treasure" by Shakuntalam Silvercraft.
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 3,000.00 - 5,000.00
Filigree Round Pot with Handles and stand shape Jewelry Box - Hand Made Sterling Silver Round shape Jewelry Box/ Utility Box - 48 Oz (1500 Grams) Appr
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 8,000.00 - 15,000.00
Jewelry Box - Hand Made Heavily Decorated Sterling Silver Jewelry Box/ Utility Box – 17.5 Oz (550 Grams) Approximate "Timeless Treasure" by Shakuntal
Start Price : 100.00 | Estimates : 3,000.00 - 6,000.00
The online auction is being held by Art Forever auctions of India, using the iCollector.com platform, multiple forms of payment will be accepted, including PayPal which offers a strong buyer protection policy.
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