Enormous Qty. of Sports Memorabilia & Sports Clothing
Bidding Ends Wednesday October 28th, 2015 @ 5PM –
Auction conducted online at AMauctions.com
Items located at 31648 Curtis Chapel Road, Westover, MD
(Old Olsen’s Antiques Building)
Selling from the Estate of Robert L. Schweitzer of Newark, DE
1,500+ Brand New Hats, Thousands of Shirts, Polos, Fleeces, Jackets, Pullovers and Jerseys, Autographed Baseballs, Thousands of Baseball Cards, Bats, Bobble heads, Sports Collectibles and more!!
About the Collector: Dr. Bob Shweitzer was a lifelong devotee of sports. Bob served as Chair of the UD Athletic Department’s Professional Sports Counseling Panel and on the Athletic Department’s NCAA Compliance Committee. Dr. Schweitzer refereed lacrosse for over 30 years, as a member of the NCAA Men’s Lacrosse Official’s Association, and as chief assigner for the state of Delaware high school men’s lacrosse. He coached baseball and softball for his children’s teams, and was a dedicated supporter of University of Delaware athletics. As an avid sports collector he was best known for his dedication and support of the University of Delaware students and student athletes. He played an important role in recruiting athletes like Joe Flacco to the UD Sports Program. Bob’s association with sports went far beyond the college level and he attended hundreds of MLB games mostly with the Orioles and Phillies. Allen and Marshall is proud to be chosen as the auction company of choice to market and sell such a prolific collection.
Directions: (From Salisbury, MD) Travel south on US13 for 18 miles into Westover, MD. Turn left onto Arden Station Rd, then make an immediate right onto Curtis Chapel Road. Arrive at auction facility. (From Virginia and points south) Travel North on US 13 for 16 miles to Arden Station Rd. Turn right onto Arden Station Rd and right onto Curtis Chapel Rd. Arrive at auction. Signs Posted.
Online Bidding: This is an Online Only Auction held on the Allen & Marshall website. Early Pre-Bidding opened on Wednesday 10/14/15. You can bid at any time up until the closing time for each individual items which will start at 5 PM on Wed. October 28th. 3 lots will end every minute (1 Every 20 Seconds). With 877 lots the auction will last about 5 hours. This Auction will feature a soft closing. If someone bids in the last minute before an item closes the bidding on that item only will be extended for 1 minute. This will give you a chance to bid again. This process will continue until one person stops bidding or doesn’t bid before the time runs out.
Cataloging Note: The Cataloging process is finished. We have uploaded the Text portion of Catalog to the Online Bidding Server. We are uploading the Photos at this time. There will be 2,800 +/- photos of the lots being sold!
Hats: More than 1,500 new hats many to be sold by the case full to include Officially Licensed products by brand names such as: New Era, Legacy Athletic Apparel, FlexFit, Starter, The Game, American Needle, Diamond Collectables and more!! Hats include all sporting organizations such as MLB, NFL, NHL, NCAA, and others. ALL LOCAL SPORTS TEAMS to include Orioles, Redskins, Wizards, Ravens, Phillies, Eagles, Sixers, Flyers, University of Delaware, University of MD, ect. Overall estimated retail value of hats is over $30,000.00. If you need a hat we got em!!
Jackets/Polos/Clothing: Officially Licensed New Jackets and Fleeces: by Starter, Reebok, Majestic and others. Most with original price tags. Most local teams to include: Orioles, Ravens, Phillies, and Eagles in various sizes. Large Qty of new sporting Polo shirts by Under Armour, Starter, Reebok and others. Many to include local teams as well as various NCAA schools and sporting teams. Nearly 1,000 “T” shirts, many to be sold by the box and case full to include all major sporting organizations and NCAA organizations.
Jerseys: Cal Ripken Majestic jersey, Officially Licensed Ravens Jerseys, several NHL Fantasy jerseys.
Autographed Baseballs/Bats: Several autographed baseballs by Brooks Robinson, Orlando Cepeda , Carl Yastrzemski, Harold Baines, Jay Bell, and more- many All-Star game balls, All-Star game hat autographed by Brooks Robinson, Large Qty of Baltimore Orioles autographed Baseball Cards by Nick Markakis, Brian Roberts, Chris Davis, Adam Jones, Matt Wieters and many others. Baseball bats to include many All Star Game issue bats, Phillies bats by Jim Thome and Pat Burrell.
Baseball Cards: Many large lots of 1950’s and early 1960’ baseball cards, hundreds of Vintage Baltimore Orioles Cards, many lots of unopened Card sets by Topps, Fleer, and Upper Deck. Many All-Star Game Issue Only unopened packs of cards, hundreds of unopened single packs of cards and much more!
Sports Collectibles/Bobble heads: Enormous Qty of Bobble heads to include: Cal Ripken, Derek Jeter, Nick Markakis, Melvin Mora, Miguel Tejada, Sammy Sosa, Brian Roberts and many others, Large Qty of NHL collectibles to include: Hockey pucks, miniature sticks, cards, lunch boxes, and more- several foam hands, Green Bay Cheese head, hundreds of posters and pennants and much much more! This sale is HUGE!!!
Special Interest: More than 30 pairs of brand new men’s tennis/running shoes by New Balance, Asics Gel and Rebook in sizes 9 ½ and 10. Travel bags, luggage, sports umbrellas, media guides, pillows, lunch boxes, framed posters and so much more!!
Terms Personal Property: Visa/MC/Amex/Discover or approved check. 15% Buyer Premium. All property is sold “As Is, Where Is”, and All Sales are Final. Property is open to thorough public inspection. It is the Bidder’s responsibility to determine condition, age genuineness, authenticity, value or any other determinative factor. Allen & Marshall Auctioneers and Appraisers, LLC may attempt to describe the merchandise in advertising, on the phone, on the internet and at the auction but makes no representations. In no event shall Allen & Marshall Auctioneers and Appraisers, LLC be held responsible for having made or implied any warranty of merchant-ability or fitness for a particular purpose. Bidder shall be the sole judge of value.
Pickup of Items: Pick-updates will be Friday October 30th from 4pm-6pm and Saturday October 31st from 9am-12noon.PLEASE NOTE THE LOCATION OF PICKUP IS IN WESTOVER, MD. If you need items shipped the shipping will be outsourced to a local UPS Pack & Ship Store in Salisbury, MD. Bidders requiring shipping will be responsible for Paying the shipper Directly. It should be understood that shipping can be very expensive. We recommend that if possible you pick your items up at the Auction Location.
Personal Property Previews: To be held Wednesday October 21st from 4pm-6pm and Saturday October 24th from 10am-12 noon.
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