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All property offered and sold through Freeman's, ("Auctioneer", or "Broker", or the "Company") shall be offered and sold on the terms and conditions set forth in these Conditions of Sale. By participating in any sale, you acknowledge that you are bound by these terms and conditions.
All property offered and sold through Samuel T. Freeman & Co., ("Auctioneer", or "Broker", or the "Company") shall be offered and sold on the terms and conditions set forth in these Conditions of Sale. By participating in any sale, you acknowledge that you are bound by these terms and conditions.
Terms and Conditions
By submitting your bid, you agree that:
SR Antique and Art Gallery, LLC - Conditions of sales
All Goods Sold 'As Is'
All items that are sold at our auctions are sold 'as - is'. Neither The SR Antique and Art Gallery, LLC nor the consignor makes any representations or warranties of any kind concerning any items offered for sale. Neither the Auctioneer nor SR Antique and Art Gallery, LLC or its representatives is responsible for the accuracy of any printed or verbal communications and descriptions. No statement in the catalogue, made at the sale, or otherwise, shall be construed to be a representation, warranty or admission of liability. All measurements are approximate.
Preview is not provided, although it is possible by making a appointment by calling 703-796-0892 or email to [email protected]
We reserves the right to withdraw any property before the sale and shall have no liability whatsoever for such withdrawal.
All sales are final:
All sales are final. Since all sales are final, credit card charge backs are not allowed. By agreeing to these terms, you are also agreeing not to reverse any credit card charges. We do not accept returns. Any items returned without prior written authorization will be considered abandoned and will become the property of SR Antique and Art Gallery, LLC.
Full payment, including the buyer's premium must be received within ten (10) business days after the auction. The following forms of payment are acceptable: cash, bank check or credit card (VISA, MasterCard only), wire transfer. Payments must be made in full for all items bought in the auction before the items may be removed from our possession. We reserve the right to clear all payments before releasing your items.
Your credit card may also be charged after 4 days of sending an invoice through the auction system.
There is a $25 US dollar service fee for sending wire transfers. Bank information will be provided upon request.
Checks can be mailed to:
SR Antique and Art Gallery, LLC
25548 Heyer Sq
Chantilly, VA 20152
Credit card payments can be made by emailing the cardholder's name, card number, expiration date, security code and billing address to: [email protected]
A buyer's premium will be added to the hammer price of each lot sold. The buyer's premium is equal to 10% of the hammer price (an additional 5% is added by Invaluable for online bidding).
6% for all the buyers with Virginia mailing address.
We reserve the right to reject any bid for any reason. The highest bidder acknowledged by the Auctioneer at the time his hammer drops will be the buyer of the lot. The Auctioneer has the sole right to re-offer any lot and/or settle disputed bids. In the event that a dispute arises after the end of the sale, our sale record shall be conclusive.
The Auctioneer reserves the right to reject any opening bid (or advance from an accepted opening bid) that he believes, in his sole discretion, is not commensurate with the value of the lot or that does not meet the reserve, and withdraw that lot from sale.
Currently we do not take telephone bids, we will not be held responsible for any errors or failure to properly execute such bids. Bidders may submit absentee, internet bids until 12:00 pm Eastern Time the day before the auction. All bids placed at auction are per lot.
Condition reports and descriptions:
Written and oral descriptions are only our opinion and do not guarantee authenticity, age, condition, material, etc. SR Antique and Art Gallery is not responsible or liable for the correctness or completeness of the catalog descriptions, and we do not scientifically test woods, precious metals, ceramics or any other material for age, species etc. It is always in the best interest of prospective bidders to examine items of interest before the sale. Absence of a condition report does not imply that the item is without defect or damage. You are welcome to email to [email protected] or call 703-796-0892 for a condition report.
By signing up for this auction you are consenting to receive promotional material from
SR Antique and Art Gallery, including but not limited to, mailers and emails.
Any information listed in the auction description supersedes the terms in this agreement when noted.
Any announcements made at the time of the auction take precedence over any other communications, written or verbal.
Freeman's does not offer packing, shipping or freighting service. ALL shipping is the sole responsibility of the buyer. Upon completion of the transaction, please call or email a shipper of your choice; you may call one shipper to do the job but are also welcome to call several in order to get quotes (please make sure this is clear to those you are calling)
A buyer's premium will be added to your successful bid at the rate of 25% on the first 200,000, 20% between 200,001 and 3,000,000, and 12% thereafter. Be sure to factor in the buyer's premium when determining your maximum bid. Invaluable/eBay charges an additional 5% fee that will be added to your buyer's premium.
Unless exempted by law, from the payment thereof, the purchaser will be required to pay any and all applicable state and/or local sales taxes. Deliveries to be made outside the state where a sale is conducted may therefore be subject to a corresponding or compensating tax in another state.
Descriptions provided in both printed and on-line catalogue formats do not include condition reports. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Interested bidders are strongly encouraged to request a condition report on any lots upon which they intend to bid, prior to placing a bid. All transactions are governed by Freeman's Conditions of Sale. Samuel T. Freeman & Co. has made every effort to catalogue and describe accurately property to be sold. The Company, however, assumes no risk, liability or responsibility for the identification or authenticity or authorship, or weight, count, or measure of any property identified in its catalogue or lists of sale. This shall include, among others, the identity of the creator, the period, culture, source of origin, as the case may be, with which the creation of any property is identified in any publication.