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Joseph Gancie Estate Collection

Extensive collection of American, European, Asian & other Medals; Military & Political Memorabilia; Firearms & Edged Weapons; Silver & Bronze Commemorative Medallions & Coins; Presidential & Numerous other Souvenirs; and more.

Auction to be held at
Alex Cooper Auction Gallery
908 York Road
Towson, MD 21204

Joseph Gancie managed the hotline to the Kremlin from the mid 1960's to 1980's.

Auction Highlights

American, British, French, German, Italian & other Medals Military & Civic Medals; Insignia; Headgear & other Uniform parts; Silver & Bronze Commemorative Medallions & Coins; Presidential Souvenirs including from Russian Summits and from President Nixon's trip to China in 1972; Political Campaign Memorabilia; Trench Art & Civil War Artifacts; Firearms & Edged Weapons; photography & snapshots of US Presidential Trips; White house, Air Force One & other Presidential Souvenirs.

Partial Terms of Sale

Payment: Alex Cooper Auctioneers accepts cash, certified checks, Visa or Mastercard as payment.  Personal checks are only accepted when accompanied with a Bank letter of guarantee, no exceptions. Contact Jackie@AlexCooper.com for wiring instructions. 

Items On View:  Thursday, January 24th, 10am to 8pm; Friday, January 25th, 10am to 4pm.  Doors open 9am day of auction.

How to Bid:  Alex Cooper Auctioneers auctions are sight sales.  You can bid in person or by agent, absentee bid, telephone, internet, Artfact Live. 

Buyer’s Premium: Note that an eighteen percent (18%) buyer's premium will be added to the purchase price. In addition a 3% Artfact Live, Invaluable Live, Auction Zip Live or Infinite Bidding fee will be charged for successful bidders using the respective online bidding system.

CONDITION OF ITEMS SOLD: ALEX COOPER AUCTIONEERS SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CORRECT DESCRIPTION, AUTHENTICITY, GENUINENESS OF, OR DEFECT IN ANY ITEM OR LOT AND MAKES NO WARRANTY IN CONNECTION THEREWITH.  NO ALLOWANCE WILL BE MADE OR SALE SET ASIDE ON ACCOUNT OF ANY INCORRECTNESS, ERROR IN CATALOGUING OR ANY IMPERFECTION NOT NOTED.  NO DEDUCTION WILL BE ALLOWED ON DAMAGED ARTICLES AS ALL ITEMS BEING EXPOSED FOR PUBLIC EXHIBITION ARE  AND ALL PROPERTY IS SOLD, "AS IS" WITH ALL FAULTS AND WITH NO GUARANTIES OR WARRANTIES OF ANY TYPE.   

Time of payment & removal of purchased lots: Immediate payment required. Internet bidders must contact Alex Cooper Auctioneers at 410-828-4838 within twenty four hours or the next business day to arrange payment.  Purchaser(s) immediate removal required.

Sales Tax: The hammer price and buyer's premium are treated as the total purchase price and, therefore, is subject to a 6% (six percent) Maryland State sales tax.

Contact Information: Telephone 410-828-4838 or 800-272-3145
Email antiques@alexcooper.com 

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PLEASE NOTE
The information contained herein was obtained from sources deemed reliable, but is offered for informational purposes only. The Auctioneer, the Sellers, and their respective agents and representatives do not make any representations or warranties with respect to the accuracy of the information contained herein. Prospective purchasers are urged to make their own inspection.