BIDDING - If You Cannot Watch The Auction Close In Real Time You Are Encouraged To Place Max Bids, The System Will Bid On Your Behalf Up To Your Max Bid.
Each lot has its own closing time; they are staggered to close 20 seconds apart. Bidding remains open on any lot until the lot has closed. Auction features a soft close which extends closing time by one (1) minute if bids are placed within last one (1) minute before lot closes.
Soldier Fish Red/white 3.5", Fishing Decoy by Kermit Sletten (1911-1959) Sletten Manufactory Company, Willmar, Minnesota, circa 1940s-1950s. This company began in 1946 and produced fish decoys of “Solid Aluminum Die Casting” with a slit cut in for a “sheet aluminum side fin’” marked “K. Sletten, Willmar, Minn. Pat. Pending.”
PACIFIC AUCTIONS AND APPRAISALS 360-755-6952
Pick up will be TBA by appointment only, please use our sign up form.
A link will be provided to winning bidders following the close of the auction.
CASH, DEBIT, CREDIT (AMEX, VISA, MASTERCARD, DISCOVER), WIRE.
Invoices will be emailed to winning bidders following the auction and will contain a link to schedule your pick up appointment. When scheduling your appointment you will be asked for your preferred payment method, if no selection is made, the credit card provided during auction registration will be automatically charged the next morning.
CREDIT CARD/DEBIT CARD SURCHARGE 0%
WIRE TRANSFER FEES WHERE APPLICABLE.
BUYERS PREMIUM OF 15%
AND APPLICABLE SALES TAX WILL BE ADDED TO EACH LOT WON.
AT AUCTIONEER'S DISCRETION; ANY INVOICES IN EXCESS OF $2000.00 MAY REQUIRE PAYMENT BY WIRE TRANSFER; A $500.00 DEPOSIT WILL BE APPLIED TO YOUR CREDIT CARD UNTIL PAYMENT IS RECEIVED.
AUCTION DATES/TIMES -
THURSDAY DECEMBER 2ND - THURSDAY DECEMBER 16TH 6PM PST.
Each lot has its own closing time; they are staggered to close one after the other. Bidding remains open on any lot until the lot has closed. Auction features a soft close which extends closing time by one (1) minute if bids are placed within last one (1) minute before lot closes.
PICK UP / CHECK OUT -
(BY APPOINTMENT ONLY) SATURDAY DECEMBER 18TH - SUNDAY DECEMBER 19TH
Winning bidders will receive an email following the auction with instructions for payment, pick up, and requesting shipping.
Shipments will be prepared in the order that requests are received. Estimated shipping dates are Dec 17th - 20th. We hope to have all packages mailed by Monday Dec 20th.
Express Shipping Options and Expedited Service available for an added fee. *
HANDLING IS $5
* EXPEDITED HANDLING FEE $10 + COST OF EXPRESS SHIPPING
+ COST OF MATERIALS
+ COST OF SHIPPING (including additional fees such as insurance)
+ APPLICABLE SALES TAX
APPLICABLE SHIPPING AND HANDLING CHARGES WILL BE APPLIED AND CHARGED TO THE CARD ON FILE ONCE BIDDER HAS REQUESTED SHIPPING.
ADDITION TO OR WITHDRAWAL FROM SALE:
PACIFIC AUCTIONS AND APPRAISALS reserves the right to withdraw from Auction any of the items listed or to sell at this Auction items not listed, and also reserves the right to group one or more lots into one or more selling lots or to subdivide into two or more selling lots. Whenever the best interest of the seller is served, the auctioneer reserves the right to sell all of the items listed, in bulk.
CONDITION OF ITEMS SOLD:
PACIFIC AUCTIONS AND APPRAISALS shall not be responsible for the correct description, authenticity, genuineness of, or defect in any lot, and makes no warranty in connection therewith. No allowance will be made or sale set aside on account of any incorrectness, error in cataloguing, or any imperfection not noted. No deduction will be allowed on damaged articles as all goods being exposed for public exhibition are sold "as-is" and without recourse, including shipped merchandise. By placing a bid, bidder signifies that they have examined the items to their satisfaction, or that they have chosen not to personally examine them.
PACIFIC AUCTIONS AND APPRAISALS has not conducted an appraisal on any of the items in this catalog;
the estimates stated herein are auction estimates and are not appraisals. We are not authenticators and have not authenticated any of the items in this catalog.
ADDITIONAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
Any additional terms or conditions of sale, added by PACIFIC AUCTIONS AND APPRAISALS, shall be announced prior to the Auction. Auctioneer and staff reserve the right to participate in this auction, including but not limited to; Floor Bids, Absentee Bids, Phone Bids.
The winning bidder is responsible for paying the Buyers Premium, which is a separate administrative service fee and payable to the auctioneer at the close of the lot.
Removal shall be at the expense, liability, and risk of the purchaser. Purchases can be removed only upon presentation of a paid bill. PACIFIC AUCTIONS AND APPRAISALS shall not be responsible for goods not removed within the time specified, and shall have the option of removing and storing at the expense and risk of the purchaser any article purchased. BIDDER MAY BE SUBJECT TO STORAGE, TRANSPORTATION, OR DISPOSAL FEES FOR ITEMS NOT PICKED UP OR RETRIEVED WITHIN SPECIFIED PICK UP TIME. SAID ITEMS WILL BE CONSIDERED ABANDONED PROPERTY AND MAY BE DISPOSED OF OR RESOLD AT A FUTURE AUCTION AT THE AUCTIONEERS DISCRETION. SAID ITEMS WILL BECOME THE PROPERTY OF THE AUCTIONEER.
PACIFIC AUCTIONS AND APPRAISALS shall not, in any event, be liable for non removal or for any other matter or thing, to any purchaser of any lot, other than for the return to the purchaser of the deposit or sum paid on said lot, should the purchaser be entitled to it.
No claims will be allowed after goods are removed from premises.
PERSONAL AND PROPERTY RISK:
Persons attending during exhibition, sale or removal of goods assume all risks of damage of or loss to person and property and specifically release the Auctioneer from liability therefore. Attendees prohibited from the operation, testing of power equipment. Neither PACIFIC AUCTIONS AND APPRAISALS nor principal shall be liable by the event of any dispute. PACIFIC AUCTIONS AND APPRAISALS may tape record and/or video tape any auction and buyer agrees to allow such tape recording and/or video tape to be submitted as evidence in a court of law. Buyer agrees to pay all reasonable fees incurred in enforcing these terms.
VEHICLES, TRAILERS, ATVs, MOTORCYCLES, SNOWMOBILES, VESSELS:
NO WARRANTIES are offered, expressed or implied on vehicles, trailers, ATVs, Motorcycles, Snowmobiles or vessels. All are sold AS-IS WHERE IS, buyer accepts the item AS-IS and buyer assumes ALL risks and/or liabilities. Buyer agrees to pay all associated expenses for acquiring, moving/removing, licensing, transfer of title, etc.
TITLE/OWNERSHIP OF GOODS
Title and/or Ownership does not transfer to the winning bidder until complete and full payment has been submitted and clears.
The Auctioneer is acting as agent only and is not responsible for acts of its principals.
Burlington, Washington 98233
(BY APPOINTMENT ONLY) SATURDAY DECEMBER 18TH - SUNDAY DECEMBER 19TH (YOU MUST SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT-LINK WILL BE PROVIDED)
1950’s KERMIT SLETTEN SPEARING DECOYS(28) - Kermit Sletten (1911-1959) Sletten Manufactory Company, Willmar, Minnesota, circa 1940s-1950s.
LURES; Paw Paw, Southbend, Creek Chub Bait. Co., Al Foss, True Temper, Heddon, L & S, Pflueger, 10,000 Lakes, Herter, Luhr Jensen, Dardevle, Eppinger, Mepps,
Pflueger hooks, Folk Art Sculpture, Store Display Cards
REELS; Pflueger Baitcasting Reels, Heddon-Winona Reels; including A RARE Antique Brass No. 30, Go-ite Reels; One NEW in the BOX!, Centaure Spinning Reel, Martin, Abbey & Imbrie, Winchester, Shakespeare.