Re: [meteorite-list] Auction, Bash and All

2012-12-03 Thread Linton Rohr
Anita, and all, As posted by Michael on August 3... This coming Tucson Meteorite Auction will be held in the Same location as the last several years on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 His entire announcement is pasted below. Haven't heard anything on the B-day Bash, but isn't it traditionally on

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions

2012-08-06 Thread Count Deiro
of endeavor. Count Deiro INCA 3536 -Original Message- From: Yinan Wang veom...@gmail.com Sent: Aug 4, 2012 11:08 PM To: Michael Farmer m...@meteoriteguy.com Cc: METEORITE LIST meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions I'm putting in my two cents

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions

2012-08-06 Thread Michael Farmer
11:08 PM To: Michael Farmer m...@meteoriteguy.com Cc: METEORITE LIST meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions I'm putting in my two cents on the pros of auctions; since I've been a consignor, buyer, and an employee in major auctions. Reasons

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions

2012-08-06 Thread Adam Hupe
Auction houses are like used car salesman..they prefer to do business with the uninformed and emotionally driven buyer. I know because I earned my living in both fields of endeavor. I couldn't agree more with this statement.  I think saving the buyer a potential 40% is a good thing.  Despite

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions

2012-08-06 Thread Adam Hupe
Dear Greg and List Members, The reality is: There may be about a dozen dealers that realize this type income.  It would be extremely difficult in this economy to manage any sort of meaningful income like you suggest year after year.  A $1,000,000.00 meteorite inventory can only be turned over

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions

2012-08-05 Thread Yinan Wang
Regards, Adam - Original Message - From: petersche...@rcn.com petersche...@rcn.com To: Adam Hupe raremeteori...@yahoo.com; Adam meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Cc: Sent: Saturday, August 4, 2012 7:08 AM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions Hi, I have sold stuff

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions

2012-08-04 Thread bill kies
long it will be before e--pay challenges us with this concept? Date: Fri, 3 Aug 2012 22:59:35 -0700 From: raremeteori...@yahoo.com To: meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions I found a good explanation on this website about buyers premiums

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions

2012-08-04 Thread Michael Blood
Hi Adam and all, The short answer is it is increasingly costly to manage an Auction - and sellers won't place items if the consignment fee Is too high. Personally, I believe a 20% buyers' premium is far Too high and I am determined to never go beyond 10%. However, If auctions (not just

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions 2

2012-08-04 Thread Michael Blood
Sorry Adam all, I read and respond to posts chronologically and hadn't seen This. 1) I was amazed that the Brits charge significantly less than most Of the US auctions and 2) That they compound the buyers' premium, calling the difference The VAT - very kinky. Michael On

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions

2012-08-04 Thread Adam Hupe
Hi Michael and List, I think that 25% is a reasonable commission to charge the seller and see no need whatsoever for a buyers premium.  The seller will still realize the same amount at the end of the day.  15% plus 10% still equals 25% of the selling price going to the party throwing the

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions

2012-08-04 Thread peterscherff
Hi, I have sold stuff at auctions where I received 100% of the hammer price. The auction houses only cut was the buyers premium. Peter __ Visit the Archives at http://www.meteoritecentral.com/mailing-list-archives.html Meteorite-list mailing list

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions

2012-08-04 Thread Adam Hupe
? Kind Regards, Adam   - Original Message - From: petersche...@rcn.com petersche...@rcn.com To: Adam Hupe raremeteori...@yahoo.com; Adam meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Cc: Sent: Saturday, August 4, 2012 7:08 AM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions Hi, I have sold stuff

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions

2012-08-04 Thread peterscherff
Hi, My guess is that it was a way to allow auction houses to better compete of consignments. I wouldn't be surprised if the final price of the item might be slightly higher for auctions where the buyer is charged a premium. Peter __ Visit the

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions

2012-08-04 Thread MexicoDoug
To: Adam meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Sent: Sat, Aug 4, 2012 9:53 am Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions Hi Michael and List, I think that 25% is a reasonable commission to charge the seller and see no need whatsoever for a buyers premium.  The seller will still realize the same

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions Answered

2012-08-04 Thread Darryl Pitt
Hi, Your disapproval of the protocols of a large, serious auction house fascinates. Given the depth of such feelings, I am surprised I received more than a half dozen emails from you the past three weeks in your desire to have the NWA 5000 main mass included in the upcoming Heritage

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions Answered

2012-08-04 Thread Adam Hupe
Algeria demonstrates a serious lack of understanding. Kindest Regards, Adam - Original Message - From: Darryl Pitt dar...@dof3.com To: Adam Hupe raremeteori...@yahoo.com Cc: Adam meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Sent: Saturday, August 4, 2012 11:46 AM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions

2012-08-04 Thread Michael Farmer
...@yahoo.com; Adam meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Cc: Sent: Saturday, August 4, 2012 7:08 AM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions Hi, I have sold stuff at auctions where I received 100% of the hammer price. The auction houses only cut was the buyers premium. Peter

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Questions

2012-08-03 Thread Adam Hupe
I found a good explanation on this website about buyers premiums at auctions: Here is a link that explains it: http://www.ganews.co.uk/premium.html Pretty interesting reading.  He helped me greatly to understand the concept although I do not agree with it. Take Care Adam - Original

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin

2012-03-25 Thread The Murrays
That show was the second one like in the last little while that I have seen where a meteorite came up for auction. The other show was one where they had experts there and they looked at the items people brought and gave an evaluation. Then based on the evaluation they would decide if it

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings ( PROVENANCE COA's )

2012-03-24 Thread Adam Hupe
:31 AM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings ( PROVENANCE COA's ) Hi Mike, Adam, and List, Interesting opinions. You guys touched on a major issue in the Meteorite Community, and there are parts of your statements I don't agree with. I would really like to share how I feel about the subject

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings ( PROVENANCE COA's )

2012-03-24 Thread mafer
To: meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com meteorite-list@meteoritecen tral.com Sent: Friday, March 23, 2012 11:31 AM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings ( PROVENANCE COA's ) Hi Mike, Adam, and List, Interesting opinions. You guys touched on a major issue in the Meteorite Community

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin

2012-03-23 Thread Adam Hupe
A lot of buyers judge the price of collectable items from eBay.  EBay is not known for fetching top dollar, especially on collectables.  A solid auction house will almost always fetch more than what would be realized on eBay.  The problem with many auction houses is that their commissions are

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin

2012-03-23 Thread Michael Gilmer
Hi Adam and List, Some good points there. About COA's - even if a COA comes from a trusted grading or certification firm, the value in the COA is not the COA itself, it is the name of the grading or certification service on it that is known to collectors of that particular type of collectible.

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin

2012-03-23 Thread Thunder Stone
Michael: I watch this show as I'm fascinated will all kinds of collectables, and this is an old episode which first aired about a year ago. The auction house is based in Atlanta GA. I agree that it was very high, but the is the nature of autions. Perhaps try one near and see what happens. Greg

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings ( PROVENANCE COA's )

2012-03-23 Thread John higgins
@meteoritecentral.com Sent: Friday, March 23, 2012 11:51 AM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 SikhoteAlin Hi Adam and List, Some good points there. About COA's - even if a COA comes from a trusted grading or certification firm, the value in the COA is not the COA itself

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings ( PROVENANCE COA's )

2012-03-23 Thread Michael Gilmer
: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 SikhoteAlin Hi Adam and List, Some good points there. About COA's - even if a COA comes from a trusted grading or certification firm, the value in the COA is not the COA itself, it is the name of the grading or certification service

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin

2012-03-23 Thread MexicoDoug
Mike G wrote: He opens it and brings out a Sikhote Alin shrapnel about the size of a grapefruit. I'd guess the piece would sell on the meteorite market or eBay for about $250-$300. The owner's desired price of $1000 seemed unrealistic to me. Mike, very entertaining! I think I will start

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin

2012-03-23 Thread Michael Gilmer
Hi Doug, Ok, perhaps a cueball or baseball would be a better analogy. The specimen was about fist-sized and easily fit in the palm of the hand. I've seen similar-sized Sikhote shrapnels regularly sell for far less than $1000, less yet $2000. I can't state whether or not any meteorite, even my

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin

2012-03-23 Thread MexicoDoug
: Michael Gilmer meteoritem...@gmail.com To: MexicoDoug mexicod...@aim.com Cc: meteorite-list meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Sent: Fri, Mar 23, 2012 4:01 pm Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin Hi Doug, Ok, perhaps a cueball or baseball would

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin

2012-03-23 Thread Michael Gilmer
- From: Michael Gilmer meteoritem...@gmail.com To: MexicoDoug mexicod...@aim.com Cc: meteorite-list meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Sent: Fri, Mar 23, 2012 4:01 pm Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin Hi Doug, Ok, perhaps a cueball or baseball would

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings ( PROVENANCE COA's )

2012-03-23 Thread Michael Gilmer
...@gmail.com To: John higgins geohigg...@yahoo.com Cc: meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Sent: Friday, March 23, 2012 3:25 PM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings ( PROVENANCE COA's ) Hi John and List, I was not knocking any dealer's reputation, just

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings ( PROVENANCE COA's )

2012-03-23 Thread John higgins
: Michael Gilmer meteoritem...@gmail.com To: John higgins geohigg...@yahoo.com Cc: meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Sent: Friday, March 23, 2012 5:00 PM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings ( PROVENANCE COA's ) Hi John, Some specimen cards or COA's

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin

2012-03-23 Thread Count Deiro
made a bad buy? I thought so. Regards, Count Deiro IMCA 3536 -Original Message- From: MexicoDoug mexicod...@aim.com Sent: Mar 23, 2012 12:43 PM To: meteoritem...@gmail.com, meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings ( PROVENANCE COA's )

2012-03-23 Thread Michael Gilmer
, 2012 5:00 PM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings ( PROVENANCE COA's ) Hi John, Some specimen cards or COA's would be easier to counterfeit than others. The best one I have seen, in regards to difficulty to duplicate, would be the cards issued by Martin Altmann and Stefan Ralew

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin

2012-03-23 Thread Thunder Stone
@meteoritecentral.com Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin Hi List, Most auctioneers and auction bidders wouldn't be able to tell a meteorite from a charcoal briquet. I think the rock in question sold cheap. The seller could have put $2,000 as the reserve and those

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin

2012-03-23 Thread Bob Falls
Regards, Bob Falls Colorado Springs, CO -Original Message- From: meteorite-list-boun...@meteoritecentral.com [mailto:meteorite-list-boun...@meteoritecentral.com] On Behalf Of Adam Hupe Sent: Friday, March 23, 2012 9:31 AM To: Adam Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin

2012-03-23 Thread Richard Montgomery
. Richard Montgomery - Original Message - From: Count Deiro countde...@earthlink.net To: MexicoDoug mexicod...@aim.com; meteoritem...@gmail.com; meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com; meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Sent: Friday, March 23, 2012 2:54 PM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin

2012-03-23 Thread Yinan Wang
, March 23, 2012 9:31 AM To: Adam Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Kings meteorite - $2000 Sikhote Alin A lot of buyers judge the price of collectable items from eBay. EBay is not known for fetching top dollar, especially on collectables. A solid auction house will almost always fetch

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction (ad))

2011-12-27 Thread Michael Blood
Hi All, There are now 74 (or is it 76?) lots up and the vast majority now Have their photos in. Current rate for consignment is 14%, however, since there is room for 25 more at this late date, I am offering a ONE TIME deal - the next 25 accepted lots by THURSDAY at midnight, will

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Catalog now Up

2011-12-15 Thread Michael Blood
The 2012 Tucson Auction Catalog is now UP and will continue to grow. People are submitting as I write. As of the moment there Are 60 specimens listed with 15 having Photos and the rest of The photos coming in between tomorrow to 10 days. (By the time all The photos for items currently

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction

2011-02-09 Thread Michael Blood
Hi all, Just got back late last night. I spent this afternoon reading how the auction had not gone as well as I had thought at the time. -- I would like to acknowledge it was an error mentioning an absentee bid had hit it's max, even if on a charity item and no such mention at all

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction

2011-02-09 Thread Martin Altmann
...@meteoritecentral.com [mailto:meteorite-list-boun...@meteoritecentral.com] Im Auftrag von Michael Blood Gesendet: Mittwoch, 9. Februar 2011 10:02 An: Meteorite List Betreff: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Hi all, Just got back late last night. I spent this afternoon reading how the auction

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction

2011-02-09 Thread Count Deiro
:02 AM To: Meteorite List meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Hi all, Just got back late last night. I spent this afternoon reading how the auction had not gone as well as I had thought at the time. -- I would like to acknowledge it was an error

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Policies

2011-02-06 Thread tracy latimer
I would hope not.  Floor bidders don't announce how high they are willing to go unless they make a bid for that amount and just don't increase it.  Telling all the bidders present how much absentee bidders are willing to pay gives those in attendance an unfair advantage, as they can decide

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Policies

2011-02-06 Thread michael cottingham
Hello, If I had been an absentee bidder, I would of been VERY angry as to how it went down. It is extremely unfair to absentee bidders to announce ...ok folks hear is the highest absentee bid, let's move pass it and get on with the auction for all those who are here. Best Wishes Michael

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Policies

2011-02-06 Thread Brian Cox
I agree with Tracy and Michael regarding announcing the absentee bids during the auction, that absentee bids should NEVER be announced. Falling Fusion asked it as a neutral question for anyone to answer pro or con, but those watching through the live stream and those in the room have all

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION POLICIES TECHNIQUES

2011-02-06 Thread Michael Gilmer
Hi Count and List, So I guess this means that when selling artwork, one should remove it from the mailing tube during bidding? Best regards, MikeG On 2/6/11, Count Deiro countde...@earthlink.net wrote: Dear List, I realize that this post is going to be painful and embarrassing for some to

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION POLICIES TECHNIQUES

2011-02-06 Thread Count Deiro
Goes without saying. That was sad. Count Deiro -Original Message- From: Michael Gilmer meteoritem...@gmail.com Sent: Feb 6, 2011 2:06 PM To: Count Deiro countde...@earthlink.net Cc: i...@imcamail.de, meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION POLICIES

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION POLICIES TECHNIQUES

2011-02-06 Thread Barrett Flowers
In defense of the auction, I was there in person...as I have been for many other auctions of all kinds. While I was not LOOKING for any improprieties, I did not notice any.with the possible exception of the artwork in the tube. All in all, we had a wonderful time at the auction, and didn't

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION POLICIES TECHNIQUES

2011-02-06 Thread Count Deiro
...@earthlink.net, i...@imcamail.de, meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Subject: RE: [meteorite-list] AUCTION POLICIES TECHNIQUES In defense of the auction, I was there in person...as I have been for many other auctions of all kinds. While I was not LOOKING for any improprieties, I did not notice any

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction UPDATE (ad)

2011-01-16 Thread Michael Blood
Greetings all, Most unfortunately, the ever engaging Anita Westlake of Georgia will not be able to attend the Tucson Show this year, so we lost her as a presenter at the pre-auction activities - as well as the pleasure of her Company throughout the show(: HOWEVER: John Blennert has

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Results

2010-02-13 Thread Michael Blood
Hi All, The auction results are up and can be seen through Feb. at: http://michaelbloodmeteorites.com/TucsonMetAuctionPRINT.html Best wishes, Michael __ Visit the Archives at http://www.meteoritecentral.com/mailing-list-archives.html

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction

2009-02-24 Thread Michael Blood
Hi Meteorite folks, For those that missed it - results of the Auction can be seen a few more days at: http://michaelbloodmeteorites.com/AuctionTucson09.html For sellers: Everyone has long since been PayPaled (for those that preferred that form of payment) or mailed A check. If

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Results now posted

2009-02-20 Thread Michael Blood
Hi all, Given that in the past people have enthusiastically Requested auction results be posted, they are now up (at: http://michaelbloodmeteorites.com/AuctionTucson09.html Again, auctions are NOT an indication of Market Value. They indicate the interests of the few people there

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Results? - any word

2008-06-12 Thread Roman
- From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; [EMAIL PROTECTED]; meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Sent: Wednesday, June 11, 2008 9:22 PM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Results? - any word In a message dated 6/11/2008 7:41:49 P.M. Central Daylight Time, [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Results? - any word

2008-06-11 Thread Ted Bunch
What you need to do is go to the Heritage web site, register, then you can gain access to the results. T. Bunch On 6/11/08 4:09 PM, Timothy Heitz [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hi List, Any word on the results of the Auction yet? Tim Heitz NEW WEB SITE Midwest Meteorites -

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Results? - any word

2008-06-11 Thread MeteorHntr
In a message dated 6/11/2008 7:41:49 P.M. Central Daylight Time, [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: What you need to do is go to the Heritage web site, register, then you can gain access to the results. T. Bunch Thanks. Interesting results. I would assume that if a lot is not listed in the

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction at Bonhams on April 30 in New York.

2008-04-17 Thread Dave Gheesling
@meteoritecentral.com Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction at Bonhams on April 30 in New York. I have bid on a number of items at the last Bonham auction, and everything went extremely well. I won 2 items with the opening bid, way below the maximum that I had bid online, and I won one other item while on the phone

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction at Bonhams on April 30 in New York.

2008-04-07 Thread mckinney trammell
avoid like plague! i did on of those absentee bids and they shilled me right up to the penny. further more, the shipping was EXTREME price AND... when i got the items (shark teeth) they were SHORT!!! theyb LIED about the length!!! i f you can't be there, you are setting yourself up for dissaster

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction at Bonhams on April 30 in New York.

2008-04-07 Thread Mark Grossman
[EMAIL PROTECTED]; Meteorite Mailing List meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Sent: Monday, April 07, 2008 10:11 AM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction at Bonhams on April 30 in New York. avoid like plague! i did on of those absentee bids and they shilled me right up to the penny. further more

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction at Bonhams on April 30 in New York.

2008-04-07 Thread Darryl Pitt
yikes. while i appreciate your frustration, a few tips: ---if at all possible, you do want to rely on shipping organized by an auction house. this is typically subcontracted to bonded art shippers (i.e., expensive shippers) or the buyer is provided a list of such bonded shippers from

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction at Bonhams on April 30 in New York.

2008-04-07 Thread Mike Jensen
Hi all I just emailed them about two photos that were incorrect (Ness County and Barwell). Both have been taken down. Hopefully they will put up the correct pictures soon. I also wish they would just use the correct approved names for the meteorites. Mike Mike Jensen Jensen Meteorites 16730 E

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction at Bonhams on April 30 in New York.

2008-04-07 Thread psh
: Mon, 7 Apr 2008 07:11:53 -0700 (PDT) Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction at Bonhams on April 30 in New York. avoid like plague! i did on of those absentee bids and they shilled me right up to the penny. further more, the shipping was EXTREME price AND... when i got the items (shark teeth

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction at Bonhams on April 30 in New York.

2008-04-05 Thread Don Rawlings
This may be just a wild guess, but maybe Bonhams has the auction listed on their website since it is less than a month away. --- Timothy Heitz [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Hello List, Does anyone know if any other meteorites are being offered? Tim Heitz Midwest Meteorite -

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Update (AD)

2008-01-26 Thread Michael L Blood
The long awaited Adam Hupe surprise ( Lot 8 AH 8) is now up.Stinkin' spectacular! Also, Mike Farmer is placing some exceptional additions which are going up even now - I expect to have them all up by later in the day. In addition, Steve Arnold is submitting what he describes as a

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Catalog all up (AD)

2008-01-26 Thread Michael L Blood
OK, I now have 93 items up, with photos and a Print Catalog as Well. Other than Steve's Brenham slice, this looks to be it until I Get to Tucson - and no entries then will make the catalog. Only 6 of the 93 items have ANY minimum. Getting there is easy, just take

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Update (AD Info)

2008-01-17 Thread Michael L Blood
Hi all List members, If you go to http://michaelbloodmeteorites.com/TucsonAuction08.html You will see I now have all the entries up to date. However, That is only 48 lots and the auction will be over quite quickly If no one else enters items soon. To that end - I am offering a 5

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction program (AD)

2008-01-13 Thread Michael L Blood
Thanks to those of you who Pointed out problems with my initial program post. Auction program is now progressed. I will be adding about 10 other items later tonight, if I have the energy, and will soon make the Print version available(Right now I think it takes you to the 2007 auction). I

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction ad

2008-01-12 Thread Michael L Blood
Hi All, Bad new is my Dreamweaver program suddenly went BLANK and I cannot Upload ANYTHING at this time - and who knows when. The good news is the first part of the Auction Catalog is (with much More stuff already in. but not posted) up in a very incomplete way - but At least

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction ad

2008-01-12 Thread Floyd Griff Griffith
Michael, Nice job on the auction website. That's a bunch of work. Best to you, Griff Parker, Colorado - Original Message - From: Michael L Blood [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Meteorite List meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Sent: Saturday, January 12, 2008 9:40 PM Subject: Re: [meteorite

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction update

2007-02-09 Thread Michael L Blood
1) I am pleased to announce that Moni Waiblinger-Seabridge will be checking people out early at my auction starting 2008. Those of you who are privileged to know Moni know she is a person of high character. She will also assist at the end to make final payments go twice as fast. 2) I have heard

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang

2007-02-08 Thread Matthias Bärmann
Hi Jim, list, I disagree. What concerns all important international auction houses the public posting of auction results is a matter of course. Auction prices are of course no indication of true market values: they a r e definitely a certain manifestation of market values themselves.

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang

2007-02-08 Thread Jim Strope
- From: Matthias Bärmann [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Jim Strope [EMAIL PROTECTED]; meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Sent: Thursday, February 08, 2007 10:39 AM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang Hi Jim, list, I disagree. What concerns all important international auction

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang

2007-02-08 Thread Matthias Bärmann
://www.catchafallingstar.com - Original Message - From: Matthias Bärmann [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Jim Strope [EMAIL PROTECTED]; meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Sent: Thursday, February 08, 2007 10:39 AM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang Hi Jim, list, I disagree. What concerns

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang

2007-02-08 Thread Moni Waiblinger-Seabridge
regards, Moni From: Jim Strope [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang Date: Thu, 8 Feb 2007 10:52:15 -0500 While I agree with you in principle for big professional auction houses, you need to attend an auction

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang

2007-02-08 Thread Jim Strope
- Original Message - From: Moni Waiblinger-Seabridge [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]; meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Sent: Thursday, February 08, 2007 11:31 AM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang Hi Jim and All, I also go to an auction and it is the same

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang

2007-02-08 Thread Moni Waiblinger-Seabridge
Hi once more, I don't agree with this position simply because isn't that why one goes to an auction? Too deal and get a deal. So if you display the prices it should not matter at all. Actually I would think, what a steal people got purchasing the meteorites for a low price and if I look for a

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang

2007-02-08 Thread Pete Pete
Auctions are where you would hope to get bargains, and not pay market value. Isn't Ebay an auction? Cheers, Pete From: Matthias Bärmann [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Jim Strope [EMAIL PROTECTED],meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang Date

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang

2007-02-08 Thread Greg Hupe
12:33 PM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang Auctions are where you would hope to get bargains, and not pay market value. Isn't Ebay an auction? Cheers, Pete From: Matthias Bärmann [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Jim Strope [EMAIL PROTECTED],meteorite-list

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang

2007-02-08 Thread Jim Strope
PROTECTED]; [EMAIL PROTECTED]; meteorite-list@meteoritecentral.com Sent: Thursday, February 08, 2007 12:33 PM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang Auctions are where you would hope to get bargains, and not pay market value. Isn't Ebay an auction? Cheers, Pete

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang

2007-02-08 Thread MARK BOSTICK
Jim wrote All this discussion has convinced me that perhaps I have been looking at the posting of auction hammer prices incorrectly. I now SUPPORT the posting of the prices. However, I do feel that they should be posted by the people actually running the auction as an OFFICIAL record of the

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang

2007-02-08 Thread Michael L Blood
Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang Hi Jim and All, I also go to an auction and it is the same as you describe. I think if you have to wait until all the auction is done, it is simply because there isn't enough staff. At the auction I attend, there is two

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS -MR. Blood and MR Lang

2007-02-08 Thread Jim Strope
Sent: Thursday, February 08, 2007 11:31 AM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION RESULTS - Blood and Lang Hi Jim and All, I also go to an auction and it is the same as you describe. I think if you have to wait until all the auction is done, it is simply because there isn't enough staff

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Catalog Complete

2007-01-27 Thread Michael L Blood
Greetings all, I completed the Tucson Meteorite Auction catalog today, adding the two final items: 109 Book - Meteorites: A Photographic Study of Surface Features:Part One Shapes - Signed by Ninninger No Minimum and: 110 Book - Meteorites: A Photographic Study of Surface Features:Part

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Photos up

2005-02-15 Thread Michael L Blood
Hi All, McCartneyTaylor was kind enough to send me a bunch of photos he took at the auction. You can view them at: http://www.michaelbloodmeteorites.com/AuctionOLCat.html Click each to enlarge. Best wishes, Michael -- You and I do not see things as they are. We see

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Photos up

2005-02-15 Thread Meteoryt.net
Hi All, McCartneyTaylor was kind enough to send me a bunch of photos he took at the auction. You can view them at: http://www.michaelbloodmeteorites.com/AuctionOLCat.html Hmm Maybe I'm little nervous, but I will be more happy to know at least if I sell anything on Your auctions or

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Photos up

2005-02-15 Thread Michael L Blood
Mr. CIMALA, Below is the post I sent you in private, yesterday. - Michael - Here are the results: MC-78 SOLD = $1,000- MC-79 SOLD = 130- MC80 SOLD = 170- MC-81 NO SALE MC-82 NO SALE I will be sending out all payments tomorrow. What is your address? If you want to sell

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Update

2005-01-28 Thread martinh
Message - From: DNAndrews [EMAIL PROTECTED] Date: Friday, January 28, 2005 1:11 am Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] Auction Update (AD) ) I am surprised I don't have a good many more. I will be leaving Monday, so, absentee bids will be accepted up to midnight Sunday, Jan. 30th

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction list for tonight. Many large items over $1000 up for one cent.

2004-09-14 Thread Zelimir Gabelica
Hi Mike, A question related to your E-bay offer just received (though I am not an E-bay buyer). You are listing Oum Rokba. I purchased that one sometimes in the past, from Blaine Reed (incidently with an accurate descriptive label). I thought the name was officially recognized and the

Re: [meteorite-list] Auction list for tonight. Many large items over $1000 up for one cent.

2004-09-14 Thread Michael Farmer
Hi everyone, I have loaded alot of meteorites on eBay one cent auctions. They all end tonight. Take a look, grab some end of summer deals for a real bargain. for example, here is a small piece of Bilanga Diogenite, right now less than $3.00 per gram!

Re: [meteorite-list] AUCTION ALERT: cat mountain on eBay for $.99 !!

2003-07-03 Thread tracy latimer
Well, that lasted a long time...:-P Oh, well. Tracy Latimer From: Robert Verish [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Meteorite-list Meteoritecentral [EMAIL PROTECTED] Subject: [meteorite-list] AUCTION ALERT: cat mountain on eBay for $.99 !! Date: Thu, 3 Jul 2003 18:06:50 -0700 (PDT) Auction Alert: Cat

Re: [meteorite-list] * AUCTION * Rocks from Space * AUCTION *

2002-04-02 Thread Michael Farmer
Michael Casper is anything but Normal . - Original Message - From: Matteo Chinellato [EMAIL PROTECTED] To: Michael Casper [EMAIL PROTECTED]; [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Tuesday, April 02, 2002 10:47 PM Subject: Re: [meteorite-list] * AUCTION * Rocks from Space * AUCTION * 4 TIMES