Timed Estate Collectibles & Memorabilia Auction

by Ripley Auctions
June 5, 2024 5:00 PM EDT
Timed Auction

370 Lots

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Ripley Auctions

Location: Indianapolis, IN, US

Phone: 317 251 5635

Payment

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Accepted Forms of Payment: ACH, American Express, Discover, MasterCard, Money Order / Cashiers Check, Personal Check, Visa, Wire Transfer

Shipping

SHIPPING: Large or fragile items will require a third party shipper. Items that require third party or local pickup are indicated within the lot description. If we cannot ship your item, email [email protected] for a list of recommended shippers. Buyer is responsible for obtaining quotes and arrangement of third party shipping.
Successful bidders will receive an invoice following the auction that will include payment details. Please check your spam/junk folder if you do not receive an invoice.
After payment is made, your order will go to our shipping department if it does not require third party. Buyers will not automatically receive a shipping invoice. You will be sent a separate invoice for shipping once your initial invoice is paid and your items are packed and ready to ship. We guarantee that we will provide the highest standards in packing and handling available, in a time frame that allows attention to every detail to protect the items you have purchased.
It will ask you to verify your address before paying by credit card.
PICKUP: Items are subject to storage fees if they are not removed from premises within 10 business days. If items require third party shipping, arrangements and removal must be completed within 15 business days.

Indianapolis 500 Memorabilia: Our auction features an impressive array of Indianapolis 500 memorabilia, including vintage Indy 500 tickets from 1929, 1930, and the 1950s, IMS pit badges, silver pit badge displays, signed racing helmets, Hulman glassware, and an extensive collection of NASCAR memorabilia. These items capture the rich history and excitement of one of the most iconic racing events in the world. Vintage Vehicles: Highlighting our vintage vehicle collection is the 1979 Dunstall/Suzuki GS1000 Competition Special motorcycle, a true gem for motorcycle enthusiasts. Additionally, we have a classic Schwinn Sting-Ray Orange Krate bicycle, a coveted piece for collectors of vintage bicycles. Autographed Sports Collectibles: Sports enthusiasts will find an extraordinary selection of autographed sports collectibles, including a Mickey Mantle autographed OAL Budy baseball, an Everlast boxing glove signed by Muhammad Ali, a Michael Jordan autograph, a C. W. Mundy portrait painting of George McGinnis, and a Charles Fazzino Giants Super Bowl XLVI 3D pop art print. These items are sure to be prized additions to any collection. Entertainment Memorabilia: Our entertainment memorabilia section features a diverse collection, including a John Mellencamp autographed guitar, a concert poster from The Doors, two psychedelic concert posters by Wes Wilson, Ron Campbell's art from The Beatles TV cartoon, a Herb Alpert gold record disc award from 1966, and the 1939 Cab Calloway Cat-ologue: Black Jazz Jive Dictionary. These pieces celebrate the rich history of music and entertainment. Signed, First Edition, and Rare Books: Book collectors will be delighted with our offering of signed, first edition, and rare books. Highlights include "The Philosophy of Andy Warhol" by Andy Warhol, a collection of three Rockwell Kent first edition books, signed Limited Edition Club (LEC) books, first edition books by Evelyn Waugh, a Christopher Isherwood first edition book published by Leonard and Virginia Woolf, signed books by musical artists B.B. King, Pearl Bailey, and Duke Ellington, a signed book collection by African American authors including Paul Lawrence Dunbar, Langston Hughes, and Bobby Seale, a signed first edition Black Panther book, and a collection of five Oscar Wilde books. Autographed Ephemera: Our collection of autographed ephemera includes a Buzz Aldrin signed and inscribed Apollo 11 photograph, autographed Old Hollywood celebrity photos, two Joyce Bryant photographs by Phillipe Halsman, a collection of silent film and early sound film actress signed photographs, a G. W. Carver signed landscape, a signed photograph of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, signed documents by Franklin D. Roosevelt and J. Edgar Hoover, an autograph book with signatures from Theodore Roosevelt and Grover Cleveland, and a collection of first day covers featuring James Montgomery Flagg, Rube Goldberg, Howard Chandler Christy, and Jane Addams. Movie Posters and Art: Movie poster and art collectors will appreciate our selection, including a Warner Bros. Looney Tunes on Parade architectural lighted display panel, Walt Disney animation cels and production drawings, Earth Island comic posters, Muncie Star illustrations by Donald E. McKee, Tom K. Ryan, and Charles Bacon Jackson, a 1919 "The Green Eyed Monster" movie poster, a 1926 "La Croisiere Noire" (Black Cruise) movie poster, a 1959 "The Jayhawkers" framed vintage movie poster, and a "Malcolm X" movie poster. Political and Historical Items: Our auction also features a significant collection of political and historical items. Highlights include Barack Obama campaign posters by Shepard Fairey and El Mac, a Robert Kennedy 1968 poster, WWI posters, Norman Rockwell prints, Albert Gilles’ copper bas relief wall plaque titled "Messieurs Les Jures," bronze medals, a 19th-century drawing of Emperor Franz Joseph I and Napoleon II, a collection of 19th-century documents including Civil War era papers, antique photographs featuring Henry Ward Beecher, Harriet Beecher Stowe, John L. Sullivan, the Rough Riders cavalry of 1898, President McKinley, and Walter Johnson, a collection of Civil War era photography and graphic printing plates, and a pair of Revolutionary War era powder horns. Join us at our Timed Estate Collectibles and Memorabilia Auction and secure these rare and valuable items.
Buyer's Premium
$0+: 30.0%
Bid Increments
From: To: Increments:
$0 $99 $10
$100 $199 $20
$200 $499 $25
$500 $999 $50
$1,000 $2,999 $100
$3,000 $4,999 $200
$5,000 $9,999 $500
$10,000 $29,999 $1,000
$30,000 + $2,500

Conditions of Sale

Credit Card Payments: You must provide a verified credit card for bidder registration. Ripley Auctions does not not have access to your credit card information when you register on line. Your card will NOT be automatically charged after the auction. Please call with questions prior to bidding. 317-251-5635

Payment Information: Payments are accepted by Cash, Check, Money Order, Visa, MasterCard, Discover, AMEX, ACH, and Bank Wire Transfer. Gold jewelry or purchases over $5,000 will require confirmed funds, such as ACH or Wire Bank Wire Transfer. The full purchase price plus all applicable taxes, processing fees, and storage fees are expected before removal or shipping of any of the items. Guaranteed payment may be required for removal of goods for new or out-of-town bidders.

Shipping Information: SHIPPING: Large or fragile items will require a third party shipper. Items that require third party or local pickup are indicated within the lot description. If we cannot ship your item, email [email protected] for a list of recommended shippers. Buyer is responsible for obtaining quotes and arrangement of third party shipping.
Successful bidders will receive an invoice following the auction that will include payment details. Please check your spam/junk folder if you do not receive an invoice.
After payment is made, your order will go to our shipping department if it does not require third party. Buyers will not automatically receive a shipping invoice. You will be sent a separate invoice for shipping once your initial invoice is paid and your items are packed and ready to ship. We guarantee that we will provide the highest standards in packing and handling available, in a time frame that allows attention to every detail to protect the items you have purchased.
It will ask you to verify your address before paying by credit card.
PICKUP: Items are subject to storage fees if they are not removed from premises within 10 business days. If items require third party shipping, arrangements and removal must be completed within 15 business days.

Condition Statement: Most items in our auction are estate consigned. All items should be considered "as-is". We make every effort to accurately describe each lot using complete descriptions and detailed photographs. You may email or call us with any questions prior to bidding. All sizes, weights and ages of lots are approximate. We encourage you to visit and inspect all lots during preview and/or carefully examine all additional images provided with onlne catalog and ask for more information, when needed. It is your responsibility to know what you are bidding on prior to placing any bids. Please note that any lot listed with "attributed" or "style" cannot be guaranteed to be the work of the noted artist or period. All sales are final.

Indiana Sales Tax

Indiana residents pay 7% sales tax on all purchases unless you have a retail sales certificate issued by the State of Indiana. We need the number on file at the time of payment to exempt your from sales tax. Items picked up from our gallery may be subject to IN sales tax. If you have any questions, contact us.