you are ready to sell, we will be ready to go to work for you. Here
is a summary of what you
can expect after you call:
will visit you and quickly appraise your collection and
give you an idea of what it should bring at auction. Any
questions you have will be addressed to help you understand
the process and make you comfortable that your objectives are
met. If you do not live in our local area, the above process
can be handled by mail and telephone.
you are interested in consigning, we will complete a consignment
agreement that indicates the auction date, your costs, and
any other terms we agree upon. You will sign the agreement
and will be given a copy of all the paperwork.
we will pick up your consignments at this visit. Rest
assured that we have insurance for all consignments of any
size. Also, consignments are kept in safe deposit
for extra security.
- We will
expertly photograph your coins, write excellent descriptions,
and build a quality catalog that our bidders know will accurately
represent the coins they will be bidding on.
have an extensive mailing list and will ensure that our
large customer base is made aware of the upcoming auction
a minimum of three times. For large sales, we also
advertise in national periodicals like Coin World and Numismatic
the day of the auction, we will ensure comfortable surroundings
for the bidders and we will have all of our systems in place
for a successful auction.
bidders will be registered with a unique number. Floor
given an auction catalogue and several hours opportunity for
personal inspection of the lots. Our auctions
are either audio or video recorded to ensure that if there are
any disputes, they
are addressed quickly.
- Once the gavel falls and the high bid is accepted, the auction
is over. Our trained clerks collect payments and they
are deposited into an escrow account.
An audit is conducted to confirm all the numbers, and
the net proceeds of the sale are distributed
to the seller within thirty days of the auction.