Lot 101: 2 vintage working canvasback drake decoys

Lot 101: 2 vintage working canvasback drake decoys

Sold: $550

Horst Auctioneers

September 21, 2018 3:00 PM EST
Ephrata, PA, US

More About This Item


Item Overview

Description: ca. early-mid 20th century; both attributed to Susquehanna River region with V shaped bottom/body: unsigned canvas back drake with diamond formed wide, V shaped floater body in simple paint, flat surface on top of back, chamfer sloped upper body, nailed shaped lead keel and wire stapled ring tie, detail carved beak and painted eyes, [Provenance: ex-collection of A.H. Richardson & W. Reitz], 16 1/2"x 6 1/2"x 8"; low setting swimming canvas back drake with V shaped bottom and rounded back, painted eyes, pointed cap of head, head nailed to body and simple paint accent, with ink on bottom written to attribute work to Walt Endler, 1948, 15"x 7"x 7 1/2"

Condition Report: 1st- Neck crack repaired by plug & rubber stamp on base; 2nd- Weight & tie removed; Original stamp strike missing

Payment & Shipping

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Shipping: Buyer pays all shipping cost and all shipping is handled through the Ephrata UPS Store. PLEASE CONTACT THE EPHRATA UPS STORE AT (717) 733-1482 OR store3230@theupsstore.com FOR SHIPPING QUOTE PRIOR TO AUCTION. T. Glenn Horst and Son, Inc. will make arrangements to ship items with said shipping company, notify successful bidder of shipping costs and process payment for shipment. All other responsibilities involved with shipping are between the successful bidder and said shipping company. T. Glenn Horst and Son, Inc. will not be liable for any damage which occurs during the shipping process. All items must be paid for before they are shipped. All international customers are responsible for their own taxes and tariffs based upon the actual selling price. The declared value can not be of lesser value than purchase price. Once the items are purchased payment is made to Horst Auctioneers. The items will be transported to the UPS store for packing and transit.

Auction Details

Cataloged Antique Auction - Friday Session

By Horst Auctioneers

September 21, 2018, 3:00 PM EST

Ephrata, PA, US

Terms

Buyer's Premium

10.0%
From:To:Increment:
$0$99$5
$100$299$10
$300$999$25
$1,000$2,999$50
$3,000$4,999$100
$5,000$9,999$200
$10,000$49,999$500
$50,000+$1,000

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Buyer's Premium: A 10% service fee will be charged to all successful online bidders. This amount includes 5% paid to the auctioneer and 5% paid to the internet platform. Shipping charges per the Ephrata UPS Store will be added to purchase price. Additionally, a 3% credit card surcharge will be added to the total of all invoices, unless other payment is arranged prior to auction.

Taxes: All buyers will pay Pennsylvania sales tax of 6% unless a valid Tax Exemption Identification is on file or presented at time of purchase or items are being shipped out of state.

Shipping: Buyer pays all shipping cost and all shipping is handled through the Ephrata UPS Store. PLEASE CONTACT THE EPHRATA UPS STORE AT (717) 733-1482 OR store3230@theupsstore.com FOR SHIPPING QUOTE PRIOR TO AUCTION. T. Glenn Horst and Son, Inc. will make arrangements to ship items with said shipping company, notify successful bidder of shipping costs and process payment for shipment. All other responsibilities involved with shipping are between the successful bidder and said shipping company. T. Glenn Horst and Son, Inc. will not be liable for any damage which occurs during the shipping process. All items must be paid for before they are shipped. All international customers are responsible for their own taxes and tariffs based upon the actual selling price. The declared value can not be of lesser value than purchase price. Once the items are purchased payment is made to Horst Auctioneers. The items will be transported to the UPS store for packing and transit.

Condition: All items are sold "AS IS." The seller and auction company do no warrant the authenticity or condition of any items. Descriptive references contained in any document or used by any person in describing the items being sold are used for convenience only. ALL SALES ARE FINAL.