Post Card Auction

CANBERRA PICTURE POSTCARD COLLECTORS

POSTAL BID SALE CLOSING DATE 30 JUNE 2018

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CONDITIONS OF SALE

1.     All bids must be received prior to 6 pm on the closing date, at the Post Office Bod or by email. Any bids received after this time will be ignored.

2.     Lower bids than the Reserve are not accepted.

3.     Bidders must adhere to the following increments:

For levels up to $10.00 – $0.50

Over $10.00 up to $20.00 – $1.00

Over $20 up to $50.00 – $2.00

Over $50.00- $5.00

Bids outside these increments will be reduced to the increment below.

4. Winning bids will be reduced to the next increment above the second highest bidder or in the absence of other bids, at the reserve.In the event of equal bids for any lot, the bid posted first will be the winner.

5. Accounts must be settled within seven days of receipt of purchased lots.

6. The vendor is liable for all lots described and graded, and to whom any dispute should be referred.  Therefore, should a dispute arise, deductions must not be taken from account nor should any lots be returned to the auctioneer.

7. Allow two weeks after closing for processing.  No reply means your bid was unsuccessful.

8. For lots less than one hundred dollars ordinary post will be used.  Insurance will be added if over one hundred dollars unless instructed otherwise.

9. The CPPC will endeavour to ensure that all aspects of the auction procedure are thorough.  However, the Society will not be liable for any errors or omissions in executing vendors or purchasers instructions or for any late or non-receipt of material or bids.


STANDARD ABBREVIATIONS

udb: undivided back

BW:  black & white

col:   colour

RP:  real photograph

publ:  publisher

WOF:  written on front

WOB:  written on back

PU:   postally used

PUSR:  postally used, stamp removed

PMK:  postmark interest

DESCRIPTION OF CONDITION

M :           mint, perfect condition

VG :         very good

G :           minor wear or minor quality defects

F :           corner wear or creasing

P:            poor quality, creases, damage, but collectable

R:            rubbish, space-filler