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Type Online-Only Auction
Price Realized 850.00 USD
Date Sold 2/5/2018

Lot # 1409
Group - Category Antiques & Collectibles - Textiles
Lead Baltimore suffrage movement banner
early 20th century; faded purple and green silk blend banner, reading in painted stencil "Men's League for Woman Suffrage, Baltimore City Votes for Men on the Question of Woman Suffrage," 67 in. H., 32 3/4 in. W. Provenance: Anna Cowgill Evans, Quaker, abolitionist and local supporter for the suffrage movement
Name Discovery Sale - Closes February 5, 2018
Auctioneer Alex Cooper Auctioneers
Type Online-Only Auction
Date(s) 1/24/2018 - 2/5/2018
Auction closing commences Monday, February 5th @ 7 pm Lots close every 6 seconds starting with lot 1000 @ 7 pm
Preview Date/Time 1/25-1/26 - Thursday and Friday, 10 am to 4 pm 1/29-2/2 - Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 11 am to 3 pm 2/5 - Monday, 11 am to 3 pm
Checkout Date/Time Tuesday, February 6th and Wednesday, February 7th, 10 am to 4 pm
Location 908 York Rd
Towson, MD 21204
Buyer Premium 23%
Auction Includes: Antique & Quality Reproduction Furniture; Porcelain, Glass, Lighting, Clocks, Silver-Platedware and Other Decorative Arts; Artwork; Rugs; and Collectibles
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99.01 - 499.00 25.00 USD
499.01 - 999.00 50.00 USD
999.01 - 1,999.00 100.00 USD
1,999.01 - 4,999.00 250.00 USD
4,999.01 - 9,999.00 500.00 USD
9,999.01 - 19,999.00 1,000.00 USD
19,999.01 - 49,999.00 2,500.00 USD
49,999.01 - 99,999.00 5,000.00 USD
99,999.01 - 1,000,000.00 10,000.00 USD
1,000,000.01 - 9,999,999.99 25,000.00 USD
Currency USD
Buyer Premium 23%
Payment Terms
Your credit card included when you registered on Bidopia/Hibid will be charged immediately following the close of the auction event. Alex Cooper Auctioneers accepts Visa or Mastercard as payment. Credit card payments are limited to a total invoice amount of $20,000. Refer to 'Terms' for all payment information.
SHIPPING OF PURCHASED PROPERTY IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE BUYER. Therefore it is the purchaser's responsibility to contact a shipper for shipping quotes and arrangement. You are welcome to contact any shipper of your choosing. For your convenience, the following shipping agents make regular trips to the Alex Cooper gallery: 1) Navis Pack & Ship Centers (all items), contact George Mackertich, (877) 737-8020, or (410) 737-8020 2) Postman Plus, 410-256-7447, (f)410-256-7080. 3) The UPS Store 410-821-0804 Fax 410-821-0811 Email - 4) The UPS Store 410-683-1303 Fax 410-683-1319 Email - 5) - Furniture delivery - Your furniture lot delivery will be bid on by multiple shippers through this website.