If you are unable
to attend the auction and bid in person, we offer an absentee bidding
service. We will competitively bid for you up to your maximum bid
you specify, making it possible for you to get an item for less
than your maximum bid, but guaranteeing you can't pay more than
the price you specify. Please submit your bids as early as
possible to provide staff adequate time for bid entry. In the event
of tied absentee bids, the earliest submitted bid wins. There is
a $1.00 service charge added for each lot purchased with a successful absentee
bid. (No charge if bidding is unsuccessful.)
*It is your responsibility
to call us within two days following the auction to find out if
your bids were successful and to arrange for prompt payment and
Please note: Luther
Auctions assumes no responsibility for failure to execute bids for
Absentee bid via
ONLINE: Visit www.lutherauctions.com
and browse for the correct catalog and item(s) you want to bid on.
Click the 'Register to Bid' button and follow the onscreen prompts
to complete online registration. Then click the 'Absentee Bid' button
and complete the bid submission online.
Absentee bid AT
PREVIEW: Bid forms are available for you to complete at
the front desk. Please have a valid photo ID available.
Absentee bid via
PHONE: Call (651) 770-6175. We will need the following information:
Name, Address, Phone Number, Credit Card Number (including full
number, expiration date, CVV/CVC code, and billing address). For
each bid, please provide the lot#, description, and max bid price.
Absentee bid via
EMAIL: Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
We will need the following information: Name, Address & Phone
Number. For each bid, please provide the lot#, description, and
max bid price. *Please call us to verify we received your email,
and to provide your Credit Card Number (including full number, expiration
date, CVV/CVC code, and billing address).
the following nominal bid increments:
*All increments are at
auctioneers discretion and are subject to change at any time.
Thank you for your interest
in Luther Auctions! Please take the time to carefully look over
all items of interest to you during designated Preview Times. If
you are unable to attend Auction Preview, you are welcome to call
and ask for a condition report on a given item.
This auction is contracted
and managed by Luther Auctions. By participating in the auction
you are agreeing to and bound by the auction specific terms and
conditions listed below.
Terms & Conditions
A 15% COMMISSION WILL BE CHARGED TO THE BUYER ON ALL SALES
All purchases are subject
to state and local taxes where and when applicable. The purpose
of this catalog is only for the identification of merchandise. It
is our intention to give an accurate description to the best of
our knowledge and note any defects we may be aware of. However,
the auctioneer makes no guarantee or warranty, expressed or implied,
as to the accuracy of the information given on any merchandise found
in the catalog.
All items: Everything
is sold AS IS, WHERE IS. We do not guarantee the value, condition,
or authenticity of any item. It is the sole responsibility of you,
the buyer, to judge the value, condition, and authenticity of merchandise
and bid accordingly. We disclaim responsibility for any opinions
expressed by the auctioneer or others as to the value of any item.
Please use the preview times to inspect all items prior to bidding
on them. All sales are final.
do not guarantee authenticity of any signature.
is guaranteed to be as cataloged except as follows: Colored stones
are not guaranteed. Measurements are approximate and are guaranteed
to be within 20%. Any stone grading and conditions are not guaranteed.
All weights are for the entire piece including all stones and workings.
All watches are sold as/is. Luther Auctions does not guarantee any
information in outside appraisals. Items marked as tested
gold are not marked but have been tested for gold content.
If an item must be returned because it is not as cataloged (i.e.
gold content, diamond, etc) Luther Auctions must be notified within
5 business days of the auction date. After that, all sales are final.
No return can be made on any piece that has been altered.
Ivory: Items marked
with *MN Resident Purchase Only indicate the lot contains
ivory and may only be sold to a Minnesota resident. Please see auctioneer
for further details.
marked with *FFL Transfer Required indicate the lot
contains a firearm that must be legally transferred to the buyer
by our Federal Firearms Dealer. An additional fee may be applied.
Please see auctioneer for further details.
marked with an (R) are being sold subject to a reserve. The reserve
will not exceed the low end of the printed auction estimate.
will be a $1.00 Service Charge added to each successful absentee
Payment: We accept
the following payment types: Cash, Check (we reserve the right to
hold merchandise until check clears), Major Credit Card, or Wire
Transfer. You will need to pay sales tax unless you have a resale
tax exemption number (You will need to complete a Minnesota ST3
Certificate of Exemption Form. Blank forms are available at the
front desk or can be found online at http://www.revenue.state.mn.us/Forms_and_Instructions/st3.pdf
or you are shipping the goods out of the state.
All items must be removed from the premises during designated Pickup
Times: Auction night until 20 minutes post auction completion, Tuesday
9am to 6pm, & Wednesday 9am to 5pm. If you are unable to pick
up during these times, please make arrangements with the auctioneer.
Auctions DOES NOT provide packing and shipping services. We recommend
The UPS Store #3798 to assist you in packing and shipping of 'small
packages'. Shipping Requirements: 1) The UPS Store ships via UPS.
2) We require that the shipping address match the registered billing
address of the credit card used for payment. If buyer needs item
shipped to an alternate address, then payment must be made by wire
transfer. 3) All shipments must be fully insured/ declared at their
full purchase price. 4) Recipient must have a working phone number
and email. 5) Recipient is responsible for any/all packing costs,
shipping costs, duties, taxes, fees, etc. 6) International shipments
are a case by case basis and must be pre-approved by Luther Auctions
and The UPS Store. International payments must be made via wire
transfer. 7) Shipping of larger items and furniture will need to
be arranged by the buyer with another third party shipper. 8) We
require a signed authorization form indicating your name, sale date,
lot number and choice of carrier, before releasing your item to
a third party. Please call (651) 770-6175 for more information.
The UPS Store #3798
1161 Wayzata Blvd E
Wayzata, MN 55391
are always seeking quality consignments. Consignments for auction
are taken by appointment. Please give Tracy a call to setup a time
that works best for you. (651) 770-6175.
appreciate your business! If you have any questions or comments,
please bring them to the auctioneer or any staff member. Thank you!