Janna Erickson, AuctionZip
AuctionZip Gets Super Bowl Fans In The Game With Sports Memorabilia Auctions
Five sports-related auctions to take place on or near Super Bowl XLVI, live around the country and at AuctionZip.com
BOSTON, January 30, 2012 – In the lead up to Super Bowl XLVI on February 5, AuctionZip Live! is hosting a number of sports memorabilia auctions that are sure to catch the eye of every collector and sports fan. The auctions will take place on site at various auction houses as well as live, online at Auctionzip.com. Previews and photos of items and advance bidding for these sales are available now on Auctionzip.com.
Freedom Auction Company, located in Bradenton, Fla., will host its Premiere Sports & Coin Auction on January 31 beginning at 6 p.m. Eastern. Thousands of cards, autographs, photographs and other sports collectibles will be for sale, as well as a number of rare coins.
Bruce Kodner’s Auction Gallery in Lake Worth, Fla. and Saco River Auction Company of Biddeford, ME will both host auctions on February 4th on AuctionZip Live! Saco River’s auction will begin at 9 p.m. Eastern and feature items from many different sports, including rare and new sports cards, photographs and antique boxing gloves. The auction is supplemented by a number of firearms, coins, and other collectibles. Bruce Kodner’s Pre-Super Bowl Extravaganza, beginning at 1 p.m. Eastern, will attract non-sports fans as well by offering 250 lots of glassware, figurines and other decorative artwork.
On January 5th, Super Bowl Sunday, Georgetown, Texas house Big Eagle Auction and Estate Services will hold a sports memorabilia and coin auction at 11 a.m. Central. Once a champion has been crowned and a few days have passed, another chance to win comes in the form of Warwick, RI’s Smith Auction Gallery’s Collectibles & Militaria Auction on February 9th at 6 p.m. Eastern, complete with sports memorabilia, artwork, jewelry, militaria and more.
Advance and live bidding for this auction is available through AuctionZip Live!, which offers live online bidding at auctions around the world. AuctionZip Live! bidders benefit from an enhanced, easy-to-use bidding console, the largest auction database and a powerful search engine that allows them to search for items by keyword, auction house or artist name. AuctionZip’s Secure Bid™ feature allows bidders to place a maximum advance bid, which remains sealed and invisible to the auctioneer, so they can participate in the auction even if they can’t attend online or in person.
AuctionZip is the world's largest directory of live auction listings and a trusted provider of online bidding software. Founded in 2003, AuctionZip lists more than 200,000 estate auctions form over 24,000 auctioneers in the U.S. and Canada each year. AuctionZip attracts more than 1.5 million visitors per month and over 1 billion page views per year. AuctionZip offers AuctionZip Live!, AuctionZip’s online bidding auction software. Bidders around the world can now watch and bid at webcast auctions as if the were there!