THE AUCTION IS NOW CLOSED.
November 1 – December 6, 2019
♥ Isle au Haut Ferry Puffin Tour: Two tickets to visit the Atlantic Puffins and seabirds of Seal Island onboard the Otter. Visit puffins, razorbills, terns, great cormorants…see more. Current Bid: $150.00
♥ Hand- crafted Bronze Tankard, Distinctive solid bronze tankard with embossed nature scene, hand-crafted and then coal-fired by the metalworking artisans at Wendell August Forge….see more. Current Bid: $50.00
♥ Flying Goose Bookmarks Set of two BRAND-NEW gold-plated bookmarks, hand-crafted by Maine artisan Susan Pine for her Goose Pond line of Christmas ornaments, jewelry, and custom-designed metalwork. …see more. Current Bid: $10.00
♥ American Pride Collector Plate Vintage Danbury Mint porcelain plate, “America Stands Proud” by artist Rudi Reichart depicts a medley of inspiring patriotic images in vivid tones of red, white, and blue…see more. Current Bid: $10.00
♥ Lenox Bone China Dinner Plate: Vintage Lenox Special fine bone china, discontinued pattern in pristine condition. Black-rimmed, approx. 10.75” diameter, featuring a mated pair of canvasbacks on the wing…see more. Current Bid: $15.00
♥ Barlow Scrimshaw Belt Buckle: This distinctive large belt buckle by Barlow features a bull moose engraved in ivory-colored resin, a sustainable vegan alternative to traditional scrimshaw using animal teeth, tusks, or bones….see more. Current Bid: $22.00
♥ Native American Porcupine Quill Jewelry Set: Necklace and closed-loop pierced earring set in an eye-catching, hand-crafted design that incorporates ivory beads, polished wood, and porcupine quills…see more. Current Bid: $26.00
♥ Innu Caribou Feather Jewelry Set: This sterling silver necklace and French-wire earring set by Caribone Designs, located on the Innu First Nations reserve in far northeastern Québec, features delicate, feather-shaped ornaments that were hand-carved from caribou bone or antlers…see more. Current Bid: $20.00
♥ Native American Porcupine Quill Earrings: Hand-crafted French-wire earrings intersperse turquoise, white and black beads with porcupine quills to form a dramatic falling-water design…see more. Current Bid: $12.00
♥ Southwestern Native American Heishi Earrings: Delicate heishi birds and tiny amber beads swing gently from suspended columns on these elegant French wire earrings, hand-crafted in sterling silver…see more. Current Bid: $32.00
SPECIAL Offering – extraordinary Gillespie wooden canoe paddles.
♥ Gillespie Paddles, Standard Deluxe: Set of two BRAND-NEW wooden canoe paddles, “Standard Deluxe” model, hand-crafted in a mix of laminated native-species woods by Gillespie Paddles…see more. Current Bid: $0.00
♥ Gillespie Paddles, Power Surge Lightweight: BRAND-NEW wooden canoe paddle, “Power Surge” model, hand-crafted in laminated white pine, cedar, walnut and basswood with 3-ply elm edge reinforcement by Gillespie Paddles…see more. Current Bid: $0.00
♥ Gillespie Paddles, Flash Ultralight: BRAND-NEW wooden canoe paddle, “Flash” model, hand-crafted in laminated western red cedar with accents of white pine and tulip poplar, with 3-ply elm edge reinforcement by Gillespie Paddles…see more. Current Bid: $100.00
♥ Gillespie Paddles, State of Maine Souvenir: BRAND-NEW ornamental wooden paddle features a distinctive State of Maine blade shape. Both the blade and the shaft are hand-crafted in a mix of laminated native-species woods by Gillespie Paddles…see more. Current Bid: $100.00
♥ Gillespie Paddles, two-piece double-blade paddle: BRAND-NEW wooden double blade/kayak paddle, separates into two pieces with brass connector sleeves for custom-feathering and stowability. Hand-crafted in a mix of laminated native-species woods by Gillespie Paddles…see more.Current Bid: $175.00
SPECIAL instant win offers:
♥ All Day Birding Trip: All-day birding trip for up to four people, guided by Gordon Russell and Jim Zeman. This item is auctioned as one group trip to the first $150 bidder…see more. Current Bid: $150.00 – SOLD!
♥ Genealogy by Jim Zeman and Ellen Campbell. Three available. First three bidders at the reserve price of $135 are instant winners. No payment until satisfied…see more. Sold: 3 Remaining: 0 – SOLD OUT!
- Bids are submitted by e-mail, and will be acknowledged by return e-mail.
- Bids are accepted in the order by which they are received.
- Bids must meet or exceed the listed opening price. Additional bids must exceed previous bids by the increment amount listed.
- Bidding closes at noon, December 6.
- If there is a bidding contest on an item at the closing deadline, the auction moderator may keep the bidding open for a brief time in order to give the bidding parties fair opportunity to resolve the auction for that item.
- Winners will be notified by e-mail. Items may be picked up at the chapter’s Holiday Party at Fields Pond Audubon Center on December 6th, or via other arrangements as agreed. The chapter will deliver items where reasonably possible.