Auctioneers Note: A&M Auctions is honored to have several elite collections in this year’s sale including many items from the Estate of Rusty Harvey of Odessa, DE.. We are proud to bring these collections and many other Estates and Consignors to continue our tradition of this Annual Eastern Shore Event. PLEASE VIEW OUR WEBSITE FOR A FULL CATALOG!!
Directions: Our Auction Facility is located in Parsonsburg on the Eastern Shore of Maryland Approx. 100 Miles north of Norfolk, VA, 55 Miles South of Dover, DE, 100 East of Washington, DC and 18 miles West of Ocean City, MD. At the intersection of Rt. 50 and the Rt. 13 Bypass merge onto Rt. 50 East towards Ocean City and follow for 3.9 miles to the intersection of Rt. 50 & Forest Grove Rd. Turn North (left) onto Forest Grove Rd. and follow for 0.5 miles to Old Ocean City Rd. Right onto Old O. C. Rd. and follow for 1.2 miles to Esham Rd. Left onto Esham Rd. and follow for 1.2 miles to burgundy/tan building on left. Signs Posted.
Online Bidding: This is an Online Only Auction held on the A&M Auctioneers website. Early Pre-Bidding is now open! You will be able bid at any time up until the closing time for each individual items which will start at 5 PM on Thursday Sept. 15th, 2022. 1 lot will end Approx. every 30 seconds. 120 lots will end per hour. 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 allows individuals a chance to bid again. This process will continue until one person stops bidding or doesn’t bid before the time runs out.
Firearms: Sig Sauer/Sigarms, Inc P229 Semi Auto Pistol in .357 Sig, Smith & Wesson Mdl 28-2 Highway Patrolman .357 Mar DA Revolver, Remington Arms Co. 870 Express Magnum 12 GA Shotgun w/2 BBL’s, Harrington & Richardson Arms Co Mdl 48 Single Shot .410 Shotgun, Mossberg 500A Pistol Grip 12 GA Pump Auction Shotgun (Must be 21 YOA to buy), Savage Arms Mdl 24D .22/20 GA Combo Rifle Shotgun, Ithaca Flues Mdl 16 GA Side by Side Shotgun, Phoenix Arms Raven .25 ACP Semi Auto Chrome plated Pistol (NOT ON MD HANDGUN ROSTER-NO MD BUYERS).
Eastern Shore Decoys: Pair of Red Breasted Mergansers by Ronald Justis Chincoteague, VA, Ronald Justis Red Head drake, Reggie Birch Chincoteague, VA black duck, Donald Briddell, Crisfield, MD Bufflehead hen signed and dated 1964, Pair of Ronald Justis Green Wing Teal decoys, Reggie Birch Chincoteague, VA Red Breasted Merganser with carved inscription, Pair of Reggie Birch Chincoteague, VA mergansers in Ira Hudson style, Pair of Ronald Justis buffleheads, Ira Hudson, Chincoteague, VA Black duck drake RARE original paint, Ronald Justis Pintail drake in preening pose, Miles Hancock, Chincoteague, VA hand chopped black duck decoy, Doug Jester, Chincoteague, VA Red head drake, Charlie Birch, Willis Wharf, VA black duck decoy, Miles Hancock, Chincoteague, VA black duck, Hornick Brothers Stoney Point Decoys Raymond Hornick 1976 Widgeon, Cork body Dorchester County Merganser decoy and much more as this is only a partial listing.
Upper Bay Decoys: Charlie Joiner Chestertown, MD signed 1952 carved Red Head drake, Madison Mitchell 1954 Widgeon Decoy, Madison Mitchell, Havre de Grace, MD 1973 Black Duck signed and dated, Pair of Will Heverin, Charlestown, MD Canvasbacks drake and hen, Pair of Wally Algard, Charlestown, MD Canvasbacks, John Glenn Rock, Hall, MD Redhead drake, Madison Mitchell Havre de Grace, MD 1975 Mallard drake, Charlie Joiner Chestertown, MD 1965 preening Canvasback drake decoy original paint signed and dated on underside, Pair of Captain Harry Jobes 1987 Ring Necks hen and drake original paint, Pair of Jim Holly, Havre de Grace, MD canvasback, several John Graham Chestertown, MD Canvasbacks, Paul Gibson Blue Bill Drake Decoy, Urie Family Rock Hall, Md full size Widgeon Drake original paint, signed Charlie Jobes high head Canvasback hen, Will Heverin Chestertown, MD Canvasback Drake stamped Holland Wrightson, Pair of Jim Pierce Havre de Grace, MD Green Wing Teal, Paul Gibson Havre de Grace, MD Teal Decoy, Madison Mitchell Canvasback drake, Dye Family Bluebill decoy, Full Size Upper Bay Canada Goose decoy, Charlie Joiner Chestertown, MD 1965 Canvasback hen, More than (2) dozen birds by carver Tommy Deagle including several matched pairs w/ stands & much more!
Decoys: Rusty Harvey, Odessa, DE full size carved standing Pheasant decoy, David Hawthorne Salisbury, MD Preening American Merganser Drake, Bill Heinemann Mallard Hen with wooden keel signed and dated on underside, Pair of John Kouchinsky, Georgetown, SC Goldeneyes hen and drake, J.S. Moffit carved Merganser drake with personalized message to Rusty Harvey from the Rusty Harvey Estate Collection, Pair of John Kouchinksy, Georgetown, SC Widgeon, Hand carved Merganser Drake decoys by J.S. Moffit signed and dated by carver, J.P White Wood Duck drake carved from Red Cedar on custom crafted Habitat base signed and dated, Pair of John Kouchinksy Georgetown, SC Gadwalls, New Jersey carved Brant decoy x-Mackey Collection , Wood Duck drake decoy signed Bill Slack, Pair of carved Ringnecks drake and hen each signed and dated Dan and Joanne Croakam, Captain John Smith Ocean City, MD Canvasback, Dipper Ortley New Jersey drake Blue Bill decoy, North Carolina Red Head Drake decoy, Art Birdsall Point Pleasant NJ 1996 Bufflehead hen decoy, J.P. White Red Cedar standing Great Blue Heron, Michael Gould hand carved Wood Duck hen, St. Lawrence River Region Redhead drake, Roy Maxwell Wading River, NU black duck decoy and more!
Miniatures/Shorebirds/ Factory Decoys: Pair of Ward Brothers, Crisfield, MD 1963 Best Grade Miniature Bluebills both excellent paint and condition, RARE Pair of R. Madison Mitchell 1955 miniature carved Mallards, Oliver Lawson miniature carved Merganser drake signed and dated on underside, Pair of Bob McGaw, Havre de Grace, MD miniature carved Mallards on stands, Bill Harris, Brigantine, NJ Plover circa 1920, Pair of Ken Harris Woodville, NY miniature carved Mallards, Pair of George Strunk miniature carved black ducks each signed on underside, Pair of Bill Cramner miniature Old Squaws hen and drake both signed and dated on underside 1984, Edward Itter Sr, Pasadena, MD 1980 Old Squaw drake, Ken Harris Woodville, NY miniature Redhead drake, Herb Daisey Jr. Chincoteague, VA standing heron, Bill Cramner miniature carved Mallard drake, John McAnney New Gretna, NJ Plover decoy c. 1900, Vintage Pratt Decoy Co. Canvasback hen and many more!
Wildfowl Art: Original Oil on board of Wood Cock signed DB Hawthorne, Signed R.S. DuPont original pencil sketch of hanging Grouse, Ned Mayne 1980 Delaware Duck stamp print personalized to Rusty Harvey, Redd Taylor Watercolor of Wood Ducks, Original drawing of Canvasback decoys and Canada Goose by Rusty Harvey, Framed print of Trout Fishing signed Peter Corbin, Framed folk art shadowbox collage, “From a Blind 1953” framed Richard Bishop print, Hand painted folk style painting on wood of cartoonish Turkey Hunting signed Reinbold, “Pete’s Dippers” framed print S/N Joe Seme, Framed Watercolor of ducks over marsh signed Crockett lower left, “Legends” by Jim Killen, If Old Birds Could Talk framed print by Peterson, “Lesser Scaup” framed print S/N Evans Younger, R.E. Belote Lewes, DE Wood Duck drake miniature, Framed Frank Benson etching signed lower left, Wood Ducks” framed lithograph by Robert Gooder, “Spring Fling Wood Ducks” by Scott Storm, “Autumn Refuge” by Geno Peoples “Wood Duck Shooting” framed Currier colored lithograph late 19th century and many more this is only a partial listing.
Primitives/Oyster Tins/Books/Special Interest: Rusty Harvey Odessa, DE 1991 hand carved trout on wooden plaque signed and dated by carver on reverse, Vintage Kerosene Gunning Lantern with reflector, antique Tin Snapping Turtle Mechanical Spitton, Pair of Ken Harris Woodville, NY Mallard font lamps drake and hen both signed on underside, Heavy Cast Iron Lawn Jockey on pedestal, Rusty Harvey’s wooden tool box and decoy carving tools, Rusty Harvey Decoys Odessa, DE hand crafted Wooden Decoy Advertising sign from the Estate of Rusty Harvey, Rusty Harvey’s Personal carving tool box with painted Pintail duck motif, A Book of Drawings by A.B. Frost Copyright 1904, Vintage Oyster Can Opener by Steel Tin Products Company Baltimore, MD, Rusty Harvey lead sink box decoy, (3) vintage oyster knives, .H. Harris Seafood Co. Chester, MD Bay Shore Oysters 1 gallon oyster tin, Signed Ward Brothers Decoy advertisement signed by both Lem and Steve Ward 1975, Honga Frozen crab cakes advertisement, Harrison and Jarboe Advertisement, copies of Waterfowl Concepts Book 1 by Keith Mueller, Wentworth’s Triangle Brand Oysters 1 gallon O.E. Wentworth & Co. Baltimore, MD oyster tin, Vintage “Rehoboth Boardwalk” metal sign, Black Swan Brand Chesapeake Bay Oysters 1 gallon oyster tin, Hickman and Sterling Crisfield Maryland 12oz tin, Crescent Brand Baltimore, MD 1 gallon oyster tin, Bivalve Oyster Packing Co. vintage 1 gallon oyster tin, Chesapeake Bay Oysters wooden sign, Patuxent Brand Oysters Warren Denton & Co. Broomes Island, MD 1 gallon tin, several Don Briddell Christmas ornaments, More than (2) dozen custom crafted Damascus Steel knives in sheaths & much more!
Terms Personal Property: Visa/MC/Amex/Discover or approved check. 18% Buyer Premium. 6% MD Sales Tax. 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 merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Bidder shall be the sole judge of value.
Pickup: Items should be picked up at the Auction Site on Friday Sept. 16th from 12 Noon – 6 PM or the following week Monday 6/19 – 6/23/22 from 9 AM – 5 PM by Appointment. Buyer is responsible for removing all items. Buyer is responsible for bringing any required manpower, tools, boxes, wrapping paper, blankets, wheel cart or dollies needed to remove your items from the property. Items not picked or shipping arrangements made by Friday April 1st, 2022 at 5 PM will be considered abandoned and will be disposed of at the discretion of the Auction Company.
Shipping: A&M Auctioneers and Appraiser’s does not ship items, however shipping is available through the UPS Pack & Ship Stores of Salisbury, MD/Delmar, DE or a shipper of buyer’s choice. We can transport items from our facility and deliver the item(s) to a shipper for you. You will pay the shipper directly for any and all costs associated with getting your items to you. Shipping has become very expensive. We have no control over the cost of shipping items or the timeframe to do so. Please bid accordingly.
Preview: Monday Sept. 12th from 5 PM – 7 PM or by appointment anytime during normal business hours. A Complete online Catalog will be available at AMaucitons.com.
Required Gun Paperwork: All modern firearms will be transferred through a licensed FFL dealer, who will be onsite, to process the required paperwork to transfer the firearms. A transfer fee will be collected by the FFL dealer. Our FFL can transfer Modern Rifles/Shotguns to Residents of MD, DE, VA, WV & PA. If you live out of Maryland and purchase a pistol or banned firearm the firearm(s) must be transferred to an FFL Dealer in your state to process the required paperwork. Please ensure that the firearm you wish to purchase is legal to own in your state. FFL dealers must bring an original signed copy of their FFL. MD Handgun purchasers must possess an HQL License. Maryland Regulated Firearm purchases are being completed online as or Jan. 1, 2017. If you are a MD Resident and do not have an HQL or meet one of the exemption criteria do not purchase a handgun.
If you are a MD Resident with an HQL and Purchase a Handgun please visit the MD State Police Website to fill out your paperwork. This paperwork can be filled out in advance of your purchase. You will be provided a Application #/Pin # to our FFL. This information is sent to you in an Email when you complete the online submission. Bring that Application #/Pin # to the Auction if you do it before the Auction. If you submit the info after the auction please forward the email to email@example.com or call jeff at 410-835-0384. We can attach the Handgun information to your online paperwork and submit it directly to the MD State Police for processing. Questions can be addressed to the FFL Dealer, A&M Auctioneers, LLC at 410-835-0384. Contact Auction Co or view website for complete details.
The 7 Day waiting period begins when we submit the information to MSP. We normally submit the paperwork daily the week following the auction as it arrives. You will receive an email from MSP letting you know that the paperwork has been completed and you can return here to the Auction Facility to finalize your paperwork. It’s normally 10-17 days after the Auction before you should expect the paperwork to be coming back from MSP.
Firearm Shipping: A&M Auctions will handle the shipping of Firearms & High Capacity Mags. Payment for the packing, materials, boxes, insurance, Signature Confirmation, handling & shipping of purchased lots is the sole responsibility of the buyer. Buyer is responsible for the actual cost of shipping. Shipping via US Postal Service Priority Mail or UPS. Shipping fees must be paid prior to the items being shipped. Shipping charges may be billed separately from the items won at auction. It may be 7-10 days time from the day that the invoice for items won is charged & the shipping charges are determined & charged. IT SHOULD BE UNDERSTOOD THAT SHIPPING CAN BE VERY EXPENSIVE. NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN IF YOU CHOSE NOT TO HAVE YOUR ITEMS SHIPPED. Shipping will not be available on some larger sized items. These items will be marked in the catalog. If you purchase an item marked with shipping not available the buyer will be responsible for hiring a moving/freight company and pay all associated costs. Those items will have been stored at the Auction location/ our Auction Facility at 8000 Esham Road, Parsonsburg, MD 21849.
Shipping for Non-Firearm Items: A & M Auctions will NOT handle the shipping of Non-Firearm items. All Non Firearm items that require shipping will be out sourced to the UPS Pack and Ship Store located in either Salisbury, MD/Delmar, DE. Payment for the packing, materials, boxes, insurance, Signature Confirmation, handling & shipping of purchased lots is the sole responsibility of the buyer. Buyer is responsible for the actual cost of shipping. Shipping fees must be paid prior to the items being shipped. Buyers will be notified or delivery to the UPS Store. You will be responsible for Paying the UPS Store directly. IT SHOULD BE UNDERSTOOD THAT THIS TYPE OF SHIPPING CAN BE VERY EXPENSIVE. NO REFUNDS WILL BE GIVEN IF YOU CHOSE NOT TO HAVE YOUR ITEMS SHIPPED.