Bid Online For Several Exceptional Relics of the Past Proxibid (www.proxibid.com), the world’s largest real auction marketplace, will be the exclusive online bidding provider for Terry’s Furniture & Auction’s sale of a huge collection of fine arts, colle
News-Antique.com - Jul 14,2011 - Proxibid (www.proxibid.com), the world’s largest real auction marketplace, will be the exclusive online bidding provider for Terry’s Furniture & Auction’s sale of a huge collection of fine arts, collectible toys, military items and vastly historic photo albums. The live auction will commence Saturday, July 30 at 2.00 p.m. Eastern, with online webcasting beginning simultaneously. To pre-bid or to view the impressive online catalog,visit www.proxibid.com/terrysfurniture.
This multi-themed auction features everything from vintage toys and peddle cars to military items and black powder guns. An outstanding collection of rare World War II items, including nearly 125 rare photographs of combat scenes and much more, are just some of the historic finds available in this live auction webcast. In addition, a fine collection of antique and vintage costume jewelrywill be offered to the highest bidder in this auction.
While there are a number of highly unique and valuable items available in this auction, none compare to the 1939 Marine photo albums that will cross the block during this event. Due to their high historic value, these albums have been appraised at more than $100,000. Also exceedingly notable is the rare Nazi Ambassador Presentation dagger, which has a $10,000 value.
Other pieces under the spotlight include:
• Lot 41: Very rare 1939 China Marine photo album with more than 150 items, maps and photos;
• Lot 18: Rare 1939 Chevrolet tin litho advertising car for Roitan cigars. Complete andoriginal.
• Lot 21: 1955 Eliminator Pedal Car- Pristine condition- 36x18”;
• Lot 39: Very rare 19th Century Victorian Collignon Folding Steamer Chair Signed 1872: Marked by the company as well as the patent date of 1872. Chair is in very good condition considering most others are in many pieces and missing parts.
• Lot 93: Extremely rare 1861 18” Confederate D guard Bowie Fighting Knife: 14” blade, 2” wide.
Bidding online with Proxibid is easy. Simply create an account and register at www.proxibid.comand have the opportunity to pre-bid on your favorite items, or watch and bid during the live auction from the comfort of your own home. With the click of a button any of these sensational pieces of history could be yours.
“We are excited to be partnering with Proxibid for this important auction featuring many rare items of high historical value,” said Terry Allen, owner of Terry’s Furniture & Auction. “Bidders across the globe deserve the chance to participant in an auction of such significance.”
For more information about this auction or to register to bid, please visit www.proxibid.com/terrysfurniture.
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