This upcoming auction is a perfect example. Bidding on a strand of hair from a famous celebrity or historical figure is a rare opportunity.
Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) November 16, 2011
Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc., will auction genuine strands of hair from Elvis Presley, John Lennon and George Washington at the next Phoenix auction on Saturday, November 19, 2011.
Authentic items to be auctioned include a one-eighth inch strand of hair from Elvis Presley, a one-half inch strand of hair from John Lennon, and a one-eighth inch strand of hair from the head of General George Washington.
Each strand of hair will be auctioned with a certificate of authenticity from Louis Mushro, a member in good standing of "The Manuscript Society." The items also include a letter from a Senior Specialist, Manuscripts and Americana from Christie's Auction House in New York stating "....I would accept without question any statement of fact made by Mr. Mushro in regard to the origin of an historical artifact. His certifications may be relied upon...."
The Elvis Presley and George Washington auction lots also include additional statements and affidavits regarding the origin and history of the hair strands.
“Auctions can be fascinating events because you never know what you may find,” said Deb Weidenhamer, CEO of Auction Systems. “This upcoming auction is a perfect example. Bidding on a strand of hair from a famous celebrity or historical figure is a rare opportunity.”
This auction will be held on Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 9:00 a.m. at Auction Systems located at 951 W. Watkins in Phoenix, AZ. All of the items listed in the auction may be previewed and inspected by interested bidders on Thursday, November 17, 2011 from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Friday, November 18, 2011 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., and Saturday, November 19, 2011 from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. one hour prior to auction.
Items will also be available for preview and online bidding beginning Saturday, October 12, 2011. Interested parties can visit Auction Systems’ Phoenix auction schedule, to preview and sign up for online bidding.
About Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc.
Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc. is the Southwest's most active auction and appraisal company. Auction Systems features live and live simulcast auctions and appraisals of stolen and confiscated Police and personal product including cars, tools, electronics, jewelry, sporting, coins and surplus, as well as auctions of commercial and heavy equipment, real estate, antiques, guns, estate and business liquidation and bankruptcy.
Based in Phoenix, Arizona and an INC. 500 company, Auction Systems is one of the fastest growing privately held companies within the United States. Additionally, Auction Systems is an ICIC INC. 100 company and is ranked as the #1 fastest growing woman-owned business and the fifteenth fastest growing business overall within the inner cities of the United States.
Auction Systems Auctioneers & Appraisers, Inc. can be found on the web at http://auctionANDappraise.com.