Legends of Wax Museum Auction

by Apple Tree Auction Center

Saturday, May 19, 2012 11:00 AM EST

Online

Newark, OH, US|


89 Lots


ABRAHAM LINCOLN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 1: ABRAHAM LINCOLN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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19TH CENTURY PARIS BEAVER TOP HAT
Lot 1A: 19TH CENTURY PARIS BEAVER TOP HAT

Est: $100 - $300

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MARY TODD LINCOLN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 2: MARY TODD LINCOLN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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AFRICAN AMERICAN BUTLER WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 3: AFRICAN AMERICAN BUTLER WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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ULYSSES S. GRANT WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 4: ULYSSES S. GRANT WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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19TH CENTURY OIL ON CANVAS PORTRAIT OF MARY TODD LINCOLN UNSIGNED
Lot 5: 19TH CENTURY OIL ON CANVAS PORTRAIT OF MARY TODD LINCOLN UNSIGNED

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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DANIEL BOONE WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 6: DANIEL BOONE WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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DAVY CROCKETT WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 7: DAVY CROCKETT WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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1842 DOME TOP WOODEN TRUNK
Lot 8: 1842 DOME TOP WOODEN TRUNK

Est: $400 - $800

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B. COLVIN 1866 EARLY WALKING WHEEL
Lot 9: B. COLVIN 1866 EARLY WALKING WHEEL

Est: $300 - $500

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EARLY WALLPAPER COVERED HATBOX
Lot 10: EARLY WALLPAPER COVERED HATBOX

Est: $100 - $250

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WALT DISNEY WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 11: WALT DISNEY WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $8,000 - $20,000

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PRESIDENT DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER WAX FIGURE
Lot 12: PRESIDENT DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER WAX FIGURE

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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SCIENTIST CHARLES STEINMETZ WAX FIGURE
Lot 13: SCIENTIST CHARLES STEINMETZ WAX FIGURE

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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GENERAL GEORGE S. PATTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 14: GENERAL GEORGE S. PATTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 15: GEORGE WASHINGTON CARVER WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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ASTRONAUT NEIL ARMSTRONG WAX FIGURE
Lot 17: ASTRONAUT NEIL ARMSTRONG WAX FIGURE

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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SAMMY DAVIS JR. WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 18: SAMMY DAVIS JR. WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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DOLLY PARTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 19: DOLLY PARTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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ELVIS PRESLEY WAX FIGURE ELVIS PRESLEY
Lot 20: ELVIS PRESLEY WAX FIGURE ELVIS PRESLEY

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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JESUS AND THE WOMAN AT THE WELL WAX FIGURES
Lot 21: JESUS AND THE WOMAN AT THE WELL WAX FIGURES

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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PRESIDENT FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT WAX FIGURE
Lot 23: PRESIDENT FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT WAX FIGURE

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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FIRST LADY ELEANOR ROOSEVELT WAX FIGURE
Lot 24: FIRST LADY ELEANOR ROOSEVELT WAX FIGURE

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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GENERAL DOUGLAS McARTHUR WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 25: GENERAL DOUGLAS McARTHUR WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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GENERAL CHIANG KAI SHEK WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 26: GENERAL CHIANG KAI SHEK WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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WINSTON CHURCHILL WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 27: WINSTON CHURCHILL WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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CHAUFFEUR WAX FIGURE
Lot 28: CHAUFFEUR WAX FIGURE

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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1930 ROLLS ROYCE  20/25 LIMOUSINE
Lot 29: 1930 ROLLS ROYCE 20/25 LIMOUSINE

Est: $10,000 - $30,000

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RUDOLPH VALENTINO WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 32: RUDOLPH VALENTINO WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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PAIR CONCRETE EAGLE POST ADORNMENTS 23" TALL
Lot 35: PAIR CONCRETE EAGLE POST ADORNMENTS 23" TALL

Est: $200 - $400

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MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 37: MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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POPE PIUS BENEDICT XII WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 38: POPE PIUS BENEDICT XII WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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REVEREND BILLY GRAHAM WAX FIGURE
Lot 39: REVEREND BILLY GRAHAM WAX FIGURE

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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MARIAN ANDERSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 40: MARIAN ANDERSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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ROBERT KENNEDY WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 41: ROBERT KENNEDY WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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PRESIDENT THEODORE ROOSEVELT WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 42: PRESIDENT THEODORE ROOSEVELT WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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THOMAS A. EDISON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 43: THOMAS A. EDISON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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HENRY FORD WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 44: HENRY FORD WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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ANDREW JACKSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 46: ANDREW JACKSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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HENRY CLAY WAX FIGURE
Lot 47: HENRY CLAY WAX FIGURE

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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BOOKER T. WASHINGTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 48: BOOKER T. WASHINGTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 49: ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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MARK TWAIN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 50: MARK TWAIN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $5,000

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ELGIN NATIONAL DOUBLE WHEEL STORE COFFEE GRINDER
Lot 51: ELGIN NATIONAL DOUBLE WHEEL STORE COFFEE GRINDER

Est: $300 - $500

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F.T. WIGGINS FALMOUTH, KENTUCKY WOODEN RUM BARREL
Lot 52: F.T. WIGGINS FALMOUTH, KENTUCKY WOODEN RUM BARREL

Est: $200 - $400

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1950's PONY SADDLE BLACK LEATHER
Lot 54: 1950's PONY SADDLE BLACK LEATHER

Est: $200 - $400

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KELLOGG OAK WALL TELEPHONE
Lot 55: KELLOGG OAK WALL TELEPHONE

Est: $100 - $200

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ROOSTER AND CHICKENS
Lot 55A: ROOSTER AND CHICKENS

Est: $200 - $500

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HUDDART BALANCE SCALE WITH BRASS PAN
Lot 56: HUDDART BALANCE SCALE WITH BRASS PAN

Est: $100 - $200

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THE LAST SUPPER LARGE PAINTED OIL ON LOOSE CANVAS WALL HANGING
Lot 57A: THE LAST SUPPER LARGE PAINTED OIL ON LOOSE CANVAS WALL HANGING

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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THOMAS JEFFERSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 58: THOMAS JEFFERSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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JOHN ADAMS WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 59: JOHN ADAMS WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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JOHN HANCOCK WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 60: JOHN HANCOCK WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE 3 SIGNERS WAX FIGURES BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 60A: DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE 3 SIGNERS WAX FIGURES BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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BENJAMIN FRANKLIN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 61: BENJAMIN FRANKLIN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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GEORGE WASHINGTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 62: GEORGE WASHINGTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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MARTHA CUSTIS WASHINGTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 63: MARTHA CUSTIS WASHINGTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 65: GENERAL ROBERT E. LEE WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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JEFFERSON DAVIS WAX FIGURE
Lot 66: JEFFERSON DAVIS WAX FIGURE

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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"TRAVELER"  GENERAL LEE'S HORSE
Lot 67: "TRAVELER" GENERAL LEE'S HORSE

Est: $1,000 - $4,000

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CIVIL WAR ERA WOODEN HIGH WHEELED PULL CART
Lot 68: CIVIL WAR ERA WOODEN HIGH WHEELED PULL CART

Est: $1,000 - $3,000

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APACHE INDIAN CHIEF GERONIMO WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 69: APACHE INDIAN CHIEF GERONIMO WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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DR. RALPH BUNCHE WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 70: DR. RALPH BUNCHE WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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PRESIDENT WOODROW WILSON WAX FIGURE
Lot 71: PRESIDENT WOODROW WILSON WAX FIGURE

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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PRESIDENT HERBERT HOOVER WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 72: PRESIDENT HERBERT HOOVER WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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PRESIDENT HARRY S. TRUMAN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 73: PRESIDENT HARRY S. TRUMAN WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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PRESIDENT JOHN F. KENNEDY WAX FIGURE
Lot 74: PRESIDENT JOHN F. KENNEDY WAX FIGURE

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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FIRST LADY JACKIE KENNEDY WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 75: FIRST LADY JACKIE KENNEDY WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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PRESIDENT LYNDON B. JOHNSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 76: PRESIDENT LYNDON B. JOHNSON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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FIRST LADY LUCY BIRD JOHNSTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 77: FIRST LADY LUCY BIRD JOHNSTON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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PRESIDENT RICHARD M NIXON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 78: PRESIDENT RICHARD M NIXON WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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PRESIDENT JIMMY CARTER WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 79: PRESIDENT JIMMY CARTER WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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BABE RUTH WAX FIGURE
Lot 80: BABE RUTH WAX FIGURE

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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WILL ROGERS WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH
Lot 81: WILL ROGERS WAX FIGURE BY KATHERINE STUBERGH

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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EMILE PICAULT BRONZE "La SOURCE Du PACTOLE"
Lot 87: EMILE PICAULT BRONZE "La SOURCE Du PACTOLE"

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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FRENCH CLOCK Le DURE PARIS BRONZE FIGURAL MANTEL CLOCK
Lot 88: FRENCH CLOCK Le DURE PARIS BRONZE FIGURAL MANTEL CLOCK

Est: $2,000 - $20,000

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MID 19TH CENTURY  MAHOGANY SPIDER LEG CANDLE STAND
Lot 89: MID 19TH CENTURY MAHOGANY SPIDER LEG CANDLE STAND

Est: $250 - $5,000

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LARGE ANCIENT AMETHYST GEODE
Lot 90: LARGE ANCIENT AMETHYST GEODE

Est: $500 - $1,500

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Payment & Shipping

Accepted forms of payment: Discover, MasterCard, Money Order / Cashiers Check, Personal Check, Visa, Wire Transfer

Shipping: Shipping of small items will be handled in house. Any item that cannot be sent through USPS or similar carrier must be sent be by common carrier or specialty delivery services. You may contact these shippers for quotes on larger items. We will also provide the buyer with a list of alternative local shippers that have been used in the past if you would prefer. It is the buyer's responsibility to pay all fees associated with shipping and packing. Estimates for in house shipping: $9 for material and labor for 12 x12 x12 interior carton. All items will be double boxed. Actual shipping cost and insurance are not included in $9 handling cost. Adjustments will be made for smaller or larger shipments. Contact info@appletreeauction.com for additional shipping information. All property should be removed from our premises no later than 5:00 P.M. of the 14th business day following the end of the auction. Unless prior arrangements have been made with Apple Tree Auction, items not removed by the specified time will be charged storage and handling fees of $10.00 per item per day until removal. Please note that removal deadlines are strictly enforced.

Auction Details

Description: Legends of Wax Museum Auction

Notes: This historic auction includes 65 original works by Katherine Stubergh "The Legend of Wax" Katherine had unlimited access to celebrities and created one of a kind "One Off" documented in person castings from the actual faces of Albert Einstein, Jean Harlow, Charlie Chaplin, Walt Disney and Howard Hughes! Many other great historic figures and celebrities! This is an epic auction!! Don't Miss this opportunity!

Phone: 740-344-4282

Terms

Buyer's Premium

$1-49,999: 16.0%
$50,000+: 16.0%
From:To:Increment:
$0$99$5
$100$299$10
$300$749$25
$750$1,499$50
$1,500$2,999$100
$3,000$7,499$250
$7,500$14,999$500
$15,000$29,999$1,000
$30,000$74,999$2,500
$75,000+$5,000

CONTRACT: Your bid is a contract. Place a bid only if you're serious about buying the item. If you are the successful and winning bidder, you have entered into a legally binding contract to purchase the property bid on from the seller. You should contact the seller to resolve any questions before bidding. The successful bidder is the highest bidder acknowledged by the auctioneer. In the event of any dispute between bidders, or in the event of doubt on Apple Tree Auction's part as to the validity of any bid, the auctioneer will have the final discretion either to determine the successful bidder or to re-offer and resell the article in dispute. If any dispute arises after the sale, Apple Tree Auctions sale record is conclusive.

PAYMENT: For items bought through Artfact.com, it is the buyer's responsibility to contact Apple Tree Auction Center via telephone 740-344-4282 or email at info@appletreeauction.com to arrange payment. Apple Tree Auction will email an invoice to you within 3 days from the date of the sale. We accept cash, personal or company check with proper ID, cashiers check, traveler's check, money orders, wire transfers, Visa, MasterCard, or American Express. If you have not contacted Apple Tree Auction to arrange payment within 24 hours of time that invoice is sent, we will charge the credit card you used to register for the auction for the amount of your invoice. Failure to make payment arrangements within 7 days following the auction will result in a NPB being placed on your Artfact account. If paying by check, Apple Tree Auction reserves the right to hold the property until the check has cleared.

SHIPPING: Shipping of small items will be handled in house. Any item that cannot be sent through USPS or similar carrier must be sent be by common carrier or specialty delivery services. You may contact these shippers for quotes on larger items. We will also provide the buyer with a list of alternative local shippers that have been used in the past if you would prefer. It is the buyer's responsibility to pay all fees associated with shipping and packing. Estimates for in house shipping: $9 for material and labor for 12 x12 x12 interior carton. All items will be double boxed. Actual shipping cost and insurance are not included in $9 handling cost. Adjustments will be made for smaller or larger shipments. Contact info@appletreeauction.com for additional shipping information. All property should be removed from our premises no later than 5:00 P.M. of the 14th business day following the end of the auction. Unless prior arrangements have been made with Apple Tree Auction, items not removed by the specified time will be charged storage and handling fees of $10.00 per item per day until removal. Please note that removal deadlines are strictly enforced.

BUYER'S PREMIUM: There will be a buyer's premium of 13% added to the hammer price of each lot and it will be considered part of the total purchase price.

TAXES: All purchases will be subject to a 7% Ohio sales tax unless the purchaser possesses a valid tax-exempt number. Out of state internet bidders are not subject to Ohio sales tax.

CONDITION REPORTS: All items are sold "AS IS, WHERE IS" with all faults. There are no warranties or representations of merchantability, of fitness, nor of any other kind, express or implied. All items are available for your examination prior to bidding. Written and oral descriptions are our opinions and should in no way be construed as a guarantee of any kind as to authenticity, age, condition, materials or any other feature of items being sold. Apple Tree Auction attempts to catalog every lot correctly and will attempt to point out any defects but will not be responsible or liable for the correctness of the catalog or other descriptions of the lot. We recommend prospective bidders examine all items in which they have an interest. By placing a bid, either in person, by phone, absentee or via the Internet, you signify that you have examined the items as fully as you desire to or that you have chosen not to examine them. If you require absolute certainty in all areas of authenticity, and the results of your evaluation leave uncertainty in your mind, we recommend you have an expert examine the lot for you or do not bid on the item in question. If your item(s) are damaged in shipping, you will need to contact the shipper to file a claim. If your item(s) are being shipped and there is a condition problem upon receipt, you are expected to notify us immediately by phone at 740-344-4282. All sales are final!