What we do
- Estates Liquidated
- Single Item or Entire Estates
- Purchased or Consigned
- Fully Licensed and Bonded Auction Service
John S. Pappas
NH Lic. #4006 VT Lic. #2416 MA Lic. #2734
Joseph A. Savarese
John S. Pappas
Route 10, Box 96
West Swanzey, NH 03469
Phone: 603-352-2313 or 1-800-352-5251
Why Sell At Auctions
- Auctions can be used as an immediate source of income.
- Auctions can simplify the efforts, headache, and expenses of disposing of items privately.
- By proper advertising of items you create a competitive bidding situation and buyers must take a decision to either bid or lose the item as everything is sold to the highest bidder.
- Having been in business over 50+ years and being nationally recognized as a leader in antiques our extensive customer list is essential in aiding in our selling antiques.
- Auctions are often the best and most economical means of determining fair market value.
- Everything sells at auction-no need to worry about moving or storing items ever again.
What We Charge?
The Gallery at Knotty Pine actively seeks quality antiques for outright purchase or consignment for auction. We offer competitive commission schedules ranging from 0 - 40% as well as competitive finder's fees for leading us to the purchase or consignment of antiques. Because much of our business is derived as a direct result of referrals, we would like to have the opportunity to assist you, or someone you know, with the liquidation of an entire collection, an estate, or a single quality piece. Before making a final decision, give us a call and let us help you get the best prices for your antiques. The Gallery has one simple objective-to obtain the highest prices possible for your antiques. Consignments will be placed accordingly and settled within 30 days of the date of sale. If you are interested in consigning in the shop or for upcoming auctions or have questions about the liquidation of individual antiques or estates, please call for information and/or an appointment.
Items We Actively Look For
Our Objective To You
Our company offers two galleries at one location for all your auction needs. The Annex gallery is used on almost every Thursday of each month, February - December, offering General Antique Estate Furnishings and accessories. The Main Gallery is home to our Antique and Specialty auctions held once a month offering a wide selection of 18th and 19th Antique Furnishings & Accessories, Art Work, Ephemera and Toys Plus many other appropriate items of the period.
The Gallery has one simple objective-to obtain the highest prices possible for your antiques. The Gallery and its agents will work hard to put together quality auctions, for both specialty and general lines. We will properly advertise your antiques to attract the serious collectors and dealers in order to attain our goal. Consignments will be placed accordingly and settled within 30 days of the date of sale.
The Gallery is open Mon - Fri. from 9:00am to 5:00 pm, closing only for the major holidays and Weekends by appointment only. If you are interested in consigning for upcoming auctions or have questions about the liquidation of individual antiques or estates please call 1-800-352-5251 for information or send us e-mail.
We offer a wide range of fee based Antique Appraisals for Attorneys, Banks, Trust Companies, Museums, Insurance Companies for individual, tax or court purposes. Our Gallery appraisers have over 200 years of combined experience. We offer some of the most competitive rates in the industry. Billing is based on time, at the current rate of $120.00 per hour.
We offer free verbal appraisals by chance in our Gallery Monday through Friday 9 AM-5 PM. Experts a frequently available to assist & answer questions. A call ahead of time is always recommended, as our experts are in and out on a regular basis. A scheduled Free Appraisal Day is every Thursday from 1 PM-4 PM. Several of our gallery appraisers are on hand to offer free verbal appraisals on a wide range of antiques (no jewelry please).
We offer some of the most competitve consignment rates in the industry. Commissions are based on a sliding scale. As the items value goes up, their commissions go down, rewarding those consignors & collectors for their better items when sold through our company. Before making a final decision, give us a call & let us assist you in the appraisal or sale of our antiques and/or collections.
Gallery Appraisers and Consultants
Joan Pappas - John Pappas - Richard Michelman - Joe Savarese - Paul Gorzocoski III
For further information please call 1-800-352-5251