Registration/Bidding Options

Live Bidding

Live internet bidding

  • Go to our homepage at www.historyauctioneer.com
  • Existing customers can simply login to bid live online.
  • New bidders must first register and establish an account prior to bidding.
  • Please register at least 24 hours before the auction to confirm your registration and become familiar with our website.
  • A 23% buyer's premium and applicable state sales tax applies.

Live Phone Bidding

  • Bid live with an Alexander agent over the phone - just as if you were attending in person.
  • Agents will call you, keep you informed and place any bid you request on your behalf.
  • You may call us at 203-276-1570, email sales@alexautographs.com or send fax to 203-883-1483 to place your phone reservations.
  • Phone reservations for any number of lots will be accepted up to 24 hours prior to the auction.
  • A 23% buyer's premium and applicable state sales tax applies.

Live in Person

Live auctions are held at:

Alexander Historical Auctions
98 Bohemia Ave Floor 2
Chesapeake City, MD 21915

Phone 203-276-1570

Fax 203-883-1483

Email sales@alexautographs.com

  • Please have identification available.
  • New clients should be prepared to present a major credit card. We accept Cash, Visa, MasterCard and Discover.
  • A 23% buyer's premium and applicable state sales tax applies.

Absentee Bidding

Online Absentee Bidding

  • Go tour homepage www.historyauctioneer.com
  • Existing customers can simply login to place absentee bids.
  • New bidders must first register and establish an account prior to placing absentee bids.
  • Please register at least 24 hours before the auction to confirm your registration and become familiar with our website.
  • Absentee bids are accepted until the beginning of the live auction.
  • A 23% buyer's premium and applicable state sales tax applies.

Absentee Bidding via phone, email or fax

  • Bidders may submit absentee bids by calling us at 203-276-1570, sending an email to sales@alexautographs.com or sending a fax to 203-883-1483.
  • Please do not leave phone messages.
  • Bidders who use fax or email are encouraged to seek confirmation that their bids were received.
  • A 23% buyer's premium and applicable state sales tax applies.

Bidding Increments

Please note the correct bidding increments. Alexander Historical Auctions reserves the right to adjust bids to the proper increment if necessary.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                               
Bidding PriceCorrect Increment
$0 - $100 $10
$100 - $500$20
$500 - $1,000$50
$1,000 - $2,000$100
$2,000 - $5,000$250
$5,000 - $10,000$500
$10,000 - $20,000$1,000 (or at auctioneers discretion)
$20,000 - $50,000$2,500 (or at auctioneers discretion)
$50,000 - $100,000$5,000 (or at auctioneers discretion)
$100,000 - +$10,000 (or at auctioneers discretion)