About us: Ocean Star Auction is a New York base professional auction house. We dedicate in presenting high quality Asian artworks and antiques including: porcelain, jade, bronze and other metalwork, paintings, calligraphy, jewelry. We are pleased and excited with the positive response from the collecting community and look forward seeing you at our Gallery or upcoming auction. Our professional staff team expertize in various domain of artware, particularly in chinaware, porcelain, and other Chinese art and crafts. Relevant services such as artwork authentication, evaluation, appraisal, storage, art gallery design, and property management are also provided. We welcome consultation and discussion in-person, online or by hotline.
To consign or sell your valued items, please forward images and other information to firstname.lastname@example.org, visit us at our gallery at 4220 Kissena Blvd, A16, Flushing, NY 11355 or contact us at 617-583-3246.
Ocean Star Auction, INC.
Flushing, NY 11355
Auction House will help arrange shipment, at buyer's expense. No property will be released until payment in full is made on the items. We pack and ship all items in a professional way. Please Allow 2-6 Weeks for Shipping
Terms & Conditions
Ocean Star Auction, INC. Terms & Conditions
1. All bidders and buyers shall present satisfying documentation prior to the approval of this auction.
2. This auction contains items with “no reserve” or “reserve” pricing, as indicated in each item description. An item with “no reserve” means there is no minimum price set, so the item is guaranteed to sell regardless of what the winning bid price is. An item containing a “reserve” means that there is a minimum price that the bidding must reach to sell.
3. All property is sold “as is” and neither Ocean Star Auction, INC. (OSA) nor the listing agent makes any warranties or representation or any kind or nature with respect to the property, and in no event shall they be responsible for the correctness, nor deemed to have made any representation or warranty, or description, genuineness, authorship, attribution, provenance, period, culture, source, origin, or condition of the property and no statement made at the sale, or in the bill of sale, or invoice, or in the catalog, or elsewhere shall be deemed such a warranty of representation or an assumption of liability. Prospective buyers are urged to inspect those lots in which they have an interest.
4. OSA will contact the winning bidders with shipping information after the auction. Buyer pays shipping cost, as well as any applicable taxes, duties or fees for items originating from outside of the buyer’s home country. For buyer’s outside of the Continental United States, the OSA team will provide an introduction to global parcel or white glove shipping partners upon request.
5. Except as provided in paragraph 1 above, the highest bidder as determined by OSA shall be the purchaser. In the case of a disputed bid, the auctioneer shall have sole discretion in determining the purchaser and may also, at his or her election, withdraw the lot or reoffer the lot for sale. The auctioneer shall have sole discretion to refuse any bid or acknowledge any bidder.
6. All merchandise purchased is payable directly to OSA, and must be paid for upon receipt of the invoice. Invoices are sent the day after the auction. All merchandise must be removed from OSA within fourteen business days of the auction, and in no event shall OSA have any liability for any damage to property left on its premises for more than fourteen business days after the sale. If any property left on its premises has not been removed within fourteen business days from the date of sale, at the option of OSA (a) the merchandise may be transferred to and stored at a bonded warehouse and the purchaser agrees to pay all transfer and storage expenses, and/or (b) OSA may place the merchandise in a subsequent auction, without reserve, to be sold to the highest bidder, and after deducting the standard commission and any additional charges that may apply, remit the proceeds to the purchaser.
7. Acceptable forms of payment are cash, VISA, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, or wire transfers, payable in the U.S. dollars. Invoice must be paid in full. OSA reserves the right to hold merchandise purchased until the funds have cleared.
8. If the purchaser breached any of its obligations under these Condition of Sale, including its obligation to pay in full the purchase price of all items for which it was the highest successful bidder, OSA may exercise all of its rights and remedies under the law including, without limitation, (a) canceling the sale and applying any payments made by the purchaser to the damages caused by the purchaser’s breach, and/or (b) offering at public auction, without reserve, any lot or item for which the purchaser has breached any of its obligations, including its obligation to pay in full the purchased price, holding the purchaser liable for any deficiency plus all costs of sale.
9. OSA may, in its discretion and at purchaser’s request, package and arrange for delivery as directed by the purchaser. In such event, purchaser agrees that (a) all such packaging, handling and delivery is at the sole risk of the purchaser and that OSA shall have no liability for any loss or damage to such items, and (b) purchaser shall pay in advance, all packaging expenses, including labor, materials, carrier’s fees and all insurance charges. Please arrange seventy-two hours in advance for collection and delivery. OSA shall not be responsible for obtaining any permits or licenses on behalf of purchaser and no sale shall be cancelled or refunded for lack of purchaser’s noncompliance with permitting and licensing issues. OSA WILL NOT CANCEL SALE DUE TO SHIPPING.
10. A premium equal to 25% of the final bid price will be applied to each lot sold, to be paid by the buyer as part of the purchase price.
11. Bidding on any item indicates your acceptance of these terms and all other terms printed within, posted, and announced at the time of sale.
12. All sales are final and no refunds will be granted.
13. When you win an item, we will send you an invoice for it. If you have a credit card on file with Bidsquare, it will be charged the balance on the invoice 72 hours after the invoice is sent.
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