Name Sept 30 2016 Online Only Railroadiana Auction
Auctioneer DIRK SOULIS AUCTIONS
Type Live Webcast Auction
Date(s) 9/9/2016 - 9/30/2016
Friday, September 30th, at 4:00 pm CDT
Preview Date/Time Preview and Inspection available: Thursday, September 29 from 12 noon to 5pm or any time by appointment at 529 West Lone Jack-Lees Summit Rd, Lone Jack MO
Checkout Date/Time The gallery will be open for payment and pick-up on Saturday, October 1 or weekdays between 10 and 4.
Location 529 W. Lone Jack-Lee's Summit Rd.
Lone Jack, MO 64070
Buyer Premium 13% buyer's premium (cash or check 10%)
Description
Featuring a very rare 'Drumhead' passenger train tail sign for THE MEMPHIAN, a Frisco night train that ran from St. Louis to Memphis circa 1920s through 1957. Complete with original housing and hangers. This may be the only surviving example from this train. There will be no physical auction, all bidding will take place online only. The auction is open for bidding Friday, September 16th through Friday, September 30th, at 4:00 pm CDT when each lot in the auction crosses the virtual Auction Block for a live Internet bidding competition. This final bidding competition begins at 4:00pm Central time. *Note, competition from live telephone bidders and other live Internet bidding platforms may display as "Floor Bidder" during the final bidding.
Thank you for registering for our auction. Here's what you need to know. For complete terms and conditions, please read the auction terms on the auction webpage before you bid: ONLINE-ONLY AUCTION! • There will be no live auction at any physical location. • All bidding will be done online only. • Each lot – every item being offered – will be listed in the Internet catalog with images. • The Bidopia software program will display the current bid amount for each lot. • Bidding will culminate on Friday, September 30, 4 pm Central time with the first lot and progressing lot by lot until each lot has been executed and sold to the highest bidder. *Note, competition from live telephone bidders and other live Internet bidding platforms may display as "Floor Bidder" during the final bidding.* • A 13% buyer’s premium will apply to all purchases. (A buyer’s premium is an additional percentage fee that is added to the actual winning bidder’s purchase price for lots won at auction.) • Preview and Inspection available: Thursday, September 29 from 12 noon to 5pm or any time by appointment at 529 West Lone Jack-Lees Summit Rd, Lone Jack MO. • All items are sold "as is" and "where is" with no guarantees or warranties expressed or implied. Any statements of condition or completeness are made as a courtesy opinion only. ALL BIDDERS ARE STRONGLY URGED TO ATTEND THE INSPECTIONS AND DETERMINE FACTORS OF CONDITION FOR THEMSELVES • Until the auction begins to close, the bidding software will notify bidders by email when they have been outbid. Bidders may also find out if they have been outbid by clicking the "Current Bids" button. • Winning bidders will be notified by email and will receive an invoice via email. Winning bidders are responsible for payment within a timely manner as outlined. • A 13% buyer's premium applies to all purchases. • This is an estate situation; no sales tax will be collected. • Delivery and affordable shipping is available.
Your bid must adhere to the bid increment schedule.
Bid Amount Bid Increment
0.00 - 50.00 5.00 USD
50.01 - 200.00 10.00 USD
200.01 - 1,000.00 25.00 USD
1,000.01 - 2,000.00 50.00 USD
2,000.01 - 3,000.00 100.00 USD
3,000.01 - 5,000.00 250.00 USD
5,000.01 - 10,000.00 500.00 USD
10,000.01 - 50,000.00 1,000.00 USD
50,000.01 - 100,000.00 5,000.00 USD
100,000.01 - 9,999,999.99 10,000.00 USD
Currency USD
Buyer Premium 13% buyer's premium (cash or check 10%)
Payment Terms
Payment may be made by Cash, Paypal, Visa, Master Card or Discover Credit Cards per auction terms, approved Check and or Check with Bank Letter of GUARANTEE. Dirk T. Soulis Antiques LLC, d.b.a. Dirk Soulis Auctions reserves the right to hold any merchandise until satisfactory payment has been made. This may include holding merchandise won at auction for up to 10 business days to allow any and all forms of checks to clear after deposit.
LOCAL PICK UP: The gallery will be open for payment and pick-up on Saturday, October 1 or weekdays between 10 and 4. Please call 816-697-3830 to let us know when you would like to pick up at our gallery. With notice, we can have your order ready and waiting. Our address is 529 West Lone Jack - Lee's Summit Road, Lone Jack, MO 64070. SHIPPING AND HANDLING: Handling and materials costs range $9 to $15 for most items, depending on size, weight and or fragility, plus the actual cost of postage or carrier fees and insurance. Items that require a wood crate or banding to a pallet for maximum safety will be charged at $16.00 per man hour calculated to the 1/4 hour for labor plus the cost of materials. Most crates fall into the $50 to $150 range. Items designated as over-sized by commercial carriers and those weighing more than 100 pounds are best shipped by 'blanket wrap' carriers. Large items, Furniture, International Shipments and items deemed excessively fragile by Dirk Soulis Auctions may require special handling by a third party shipper. In this instance, Dirk Soulis Auctions will coordinate with the buyer's chosen shipper and will endeavor to provide as much assistance as possible.