*This catalog is being offered on multiple internet auction platforms, as well as with traditional, live on-site bidding and absentee bids. Any high pre-auction absentee bid placed through any platform will be placed in competition with high bid(s) from all other bid sources.

Note: We are not accepting credit cards. Buyer's premium is 22%. California Sales tax will be added at 9% for all California sales. Signed documentation of current sales tax exemption can be faxed to (619) 749-2626, or emailed to admin@helmauction.com. Sales tax will not be adjusted without physical proof of a current resale license for the state of California.

In order to sign up to bid on any Helm Auction, Inc. OR Auction Company catalog, the bidder, who will be referred to as "Buyer" agrees to all stated terms and conditions.

At the fall of the auctioneer's hammer, the highest bidder shall be deemed to have purchased the offered lot and assumes full risk and responsibility for the article. Neither consignor nor Auction Company is thereafter responsible for loss or any damage to the article by fire, theft, or breakage. All items are sold on consignment and sell as-is, where-is with all faults and with no warranty of any type expressed or implied as to the merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose of any goods offered in this sale. All sales are made on an as-is, where-is with all faults basis. Neither Auction Company nor the consignor make any warranties or representations with respect to these items, and neither will be responsible for the correctness of description, genuineness, attribution, provenance, period, culture, age, source, origin, authenticity, or condition of any item sold. All statements, written and oral, are qualified statements of opinion only. Prospective buyers are, in all cases, responsible for determining the physical condition of lots. By placing a bid, either in person, by phone, absentee or via the Internet, you signify that you have examined the items as fully as you desire to or that you have chosen not to examine them. Merchandise returns will not be accepted for any reason. Highest bidder is deemed to be the buyer. If a dispute arises between two or more bidders, the auctioneer shall have sole and final decision to determine the successful bidder or to immediately re-offer and resell the article in dispute. Auction Company reserves the right to withdraw property before or during the sale, and has no liability whatsoever for the withdrawal of property. Auction Company reserves the right to reject any bid(s).

Your bid is a contract. If you are a successful bidder, you have entered into a legally binding contract to purchase any and all items won. It is suggested that you contact the seller to resolve any issues before bidding. All items sell as-is, where-is with all faults and with no warranty of any type expressed or implied as to the merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose of any goods offered in this sale. Buyer agrees that these terms as well as all other terms set forth below, can be amended or revised only in writing, signed by the auctioneer. Buyer also agrees that any oral representation made by the auctioneer shall not modify these ?as-is, where-is with all faults" terms. Buyer understands that any description given in the catalog or written on the item(s) is not guaranteed, and Buyer will rely entirely on their own inspection. All information and descriptions contained in advertising this sale are believed correct, but no responsibility is assumed by Auction Company, or consignor for any errors or omissions.
After auction completes, Auction Company will submit your invoice via email. Buyers will have 7-10 days to submit payment once invoice has been sent. Payments can be submitting via PayPal by clicking on the invoice, or sending funds to hhauction@cox.net. For large dollar amount payments over $1500.00, we may need to require a bank or wire transfer. This will be determined on an individual basis and your invoice will reflect these details.

The values given are estimates only. Items may sell for more or less. None of the items are new and all have some acceptable amount of wear. Please look at all pictures and read descriptions, items have some amount of acceptable wear, scratches, nicks, missing stitches, etc. Pictures in frames have not been examined outside the frame.

No bids can be withdrawn after the auction for any reason. Pre-sale bids submitted directly to Auction Company, not including bids on third-party platforms, will only be retracted provided the Buyer requests bid cancellation in writing no less than 1 hour before auction start time by emailing admin@helmauction.com. Buyer agrees to stated terms as well as all other terms set forth below, can be amended or revised only in writing, signed by the auctioneer or staff of Auction Company. Buyer also agrees that any oral representation made by the auctioneer shall not modify these "as-is, where-is with all faults" terms. Buyer understands that any description given in the catalog or written on the item(s) is not guaranteed, and Buyer will rely entirely on their own inspection. All information and descriptions contained in advertising this sale are believed correct, but no responsibility is assumed by Auction Company, or Consignor for any errors or omissions.

For expedited receipt of your auction goods, secured/cashier's checks will be accepted or direct transfer between banks. Payments sent by personal cheque will not ship until funds clear. Please notify Auction Company of any cheques sent via email, to admin@helmauction.com. All checks must be submitted and made payable to Helm Auction, Inc. 772 Jamacha Road, No. 303, El Cajon, California 92019. You can pay via PayPal by submitting payment to hhauction@cox.net via bank account or credit/debit card.