SPECIAL COLLECTION AUCTION:
Estate Firearms, Badges, & Military
Online Bidding | All lots start at $1

Featuring a selection of antique and modern Estate firearms, badges, military, and sporting, from selected Delaware Valley Estates, Homes, and Collections.

Bidding is simple & convenient, from any computer, tablet*, or smart phone*. Need more info about online bidding?


AUCTION CLOSES:
FEBRUARY 3 at 11AM
Cascade close: 3 Lots/Minute

Bidding is open:

There will be no in-person preview for this auction. Please email to request any additional information and/or condition details.

BUYER’S PREMIUM: 18%

PAYMENT:  All successful bidders’ cards will be charged at the end of the auction for all auction merchandise. We are unable to accept cash or check payments for this auction.

FOR ALL MODERN FIREARMS REQUIRING REGISTRATION:

  • Transfers will be handled by Targetmaster
  • Pickup Location: Targetmaster, 255 Wilmington-West Chester Pike, Chadds Ford, PA 19317
  • Pickup Dates: Thursday and Friday, Feb. 4 and 5: 10AM – 7PM
  • All Firearms at Targetmaster must be picked up by February 10
  • Registration Fee: $35 per firearm. Paperwork fee, and all packing, shipping, and insurance costs are payable to Targetmaster.
  • Pickup Requirements: A paid Briggs Auction invoice and driver’s license with name and address matching the invoice.
  • Questions regarding modern firearms: contact Targetmaster. Web: Targetmaster.com  | Phone: 610.459.5400

FOR ALL OTHER MERCHANDISE PICKUP:
Saturdays: 9AM – 3PM, no appointment needed, with paid invoice only.
– Monday – Friday: by appointment only.
– View our Merchandise Pickup Procedure
– Pickup will be contactless, you must bring your own packing materials and help if needed with loading.

 

 

 

* We have an app!


The Estate Firearms, Badges, & Military Auction is an online only auction. All bidding will be conducted online; merchandise pickup will take place at either Targetmaster in Chadds Ford, PA or the Briggs Auction Showroom in Garnet Valley, PA.

By registering to bid and/or submitting any bid, you acknowledge and accept these terms and conditions.

We thank you for your interest and participation.

REGISTRATION

  • In order to bid in this auction, you must register on the Bid At Briggs* online bidding platform directly and may not register in person.
  • When you register for this auction, you agree to a $1 authorization on the credit card you have on file. This is a hold only, NOT a deposit or charge. This amount will not be held against the invoice total. Please make sure that your credit card information is current, and that the address on your bidder profile is the same address used for your credit card statement.
  • Bidders with registrations outside the U.S. agree that submitting their card approves a $1,000 authorization on the card. All authorizations are released within three days of the auction, but availability of funds may take up to 30 days, depending on your card’s terms.
  • If you have a PA tax exemption/resale number, please be sure to inform Briggs Auction before the auction closes, so we can confirm the PA sales tax has been removed from your invoice.

BIDDING and BID INCREMENTS

  • Mobile bidding is available with the Briggs Auction app from the Apple App Store for iPhone or iPad, and Google Play for Android devices.
  • All lots start at $1, then will proceed by the following bid increments:
    $1 – $10: Increment: $1
    $11 – $100: Increment: $5
    $101 – $200: Increment: $10
    $201 – $500: Increment: $25
    $501 – $1000: Increment: $50
    $1001 – $2000: Increment: $100
    $2001 – $5000: Increment: $200
    $5000 – +: Increment: $500

BUYER’S PREMIUM / SALES TAX

  • The Buyer’s Premium of 18% will be added to each successful bid
  • PA State Sales Tax (6%) will be applied to each sale, including the buyer’s premium, unless exempted by law. If exempt, you must present us with a valid tax exemption number, and complete our exemption form.
  • If you have a tax resale number, please be sure to inform Briggs Auction before the close of the auction so we can confirm the tax has been removed prior to your credit card being charged.

PAYMENT

  • Your credit card will be billed after the auction ends for all auction merchandise, and a receipt emailed to you.
  • All pickups require a paid receipt. We are unable to accept payment at the pickup.
  • All invoices must be paid in full within one week of the auction date.
  • See below for modern firearms transfer fees and details.

FOR ALL MODERN FIREARMS REQUIRING REGISTRATION:

  • Transfers will be handled by Targetmaster for FFL holders and PA and DE residents.
  • Firearms purchased by residents of other states are subject to the regulations of that state.
  • Pickup Location: Targetmaster, 255 Wilmington-West Chester Pike, Chadds Ford, PA 19317
  • Pickup Dates: Thursday and Friday, Feb. 4 and 5: 10AM – 7PM
  • All Firearms at Targetmaster must be picked up by February 10
  • Registration Fee: $35 per firearm. Paperwork fee, and all packing, shipping, and insurance costs are payable to Targetmaster.
  • Pickup Requirements: A paid Briggs Auction invoice and driver’s license with name and address matching the invoice.
  • Questions regarding modern firearms: contact Targetmaster. Web: Targetmaster.com  | Phone: 610.459.5400

MERCHANDISE PICKUP for For all other merchandise:

  • Pickup Location: Briggs Auction Showroom: 1347 Naamans Creek Road, Garnet Valley, PA 19060
  • Merchandise pickup times:
    – Saturdays: 9AM – 3PM, no appointment needed.
    – Monday – Friday: by appointment only.
  • Merchandise pickup remains contactless. Bidders are responsible for bringing their own labor and packing materials.
  • Masks must be worn at all times during pickup and Briggs Auction staff will maintain social distancing.
  • Bidders who pick up their purchased items in person are responsible for examining all items at the time of pickup and assuring themselves as to condition before removing any item from Briggs Auction, Inc. No item may be returned for condition issues once it has been removed from Briggs Auction, and no refund or merchandise credit will be offered for any item’s condition after it has been picked up and removed by the bidder.
  • All items must be removed from Briggs Auction, Inc. within 30 days of the auction.
  • Please call or email us if you have any questions about picking up your items, or view our Merchandise Pickup procedures.
  • Another option: see our website for our list of recommended shippers.

MERCHANDISE OFFERED

  • All items are sold AS IS, WITHOUT GUARANTEE. We urge you to request additional condition details and/or photos to help you with your bidding decisions and to bid according to your own expertise.
  • There will be no in person preview for this auction.
  • Lot announcements, listings, photographs, and catalog information are for descriptive purposes only. Items with power cords are not tested prior to the auction.
  • Any condition details listed are offered as courtesy to bidders, and are opinions only, not statements of fact, and do not imply any warranty concerning condition, or any assumption of liability. The absence of a condition report does not imply that the lot is perfect or free from wear, flaws, or characteristics of age. Briggs Auction, Inc. is not responsible for errors and/or omissions of condition.
  • All items are offered at absolute auction, with no reserves or minimums, unless otherwise specified.
  • By participating in Briggs Auction, Inc.’s auction, you are agreeing that the auction is occurring in Pennsylvania, merchandise is being struck off in Pennsylvania, contract of sale is being entered in Pennsylvania, and payments will be made in Pennsylvania.
  • Owner or Owner’s Agent may not bid on his/her own items.
  • All announcements made on the day of the auction supersede any other previously announced or published materials.

QUESTIONS/FOR MORE INFORMATION
Briggs Auction:
Email:
info@briggsauction.com
Phone: 610.566.3138

Targetmaster:
Phone: 610.459.5400

 

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