Dana Auctions, LLC will be conducting their first Live Auction on Saturday, August 28th in their new location 3490 US Rt 1N, Suite 11C in Princeton, NJ. Licensed Pennsylvania Auctioneer, Dana Balsamo, has specialized in antique quilts and textiles for over 20 years. When her retail business suffered with the onset of the pandemic, she used her long time expertise in textiles, and newly acquired qualification as an auctioneer to open her own auction company. During the pandemic, Dana has been holding auction sales online, specializing in antique and vintage textiles, with the occasional estate auction, benefit auction, and Pennsylvania property auction.


The auction on Saturday will be the first live auction event since moving into their auction studio on July 1st, 2021. The sale will be simulcasted on 2 online auction platforms including LiveAuctioneers and through the Dana Auctions website. The sale includes a large selection of vintage and antique ethnic textiles featuring a Pre-Columbian Feather rug or mat, and Condor textile, rugs from Peru, Morocco, and Iran, Ikats from Indonesia, and Hmong work. There is a large selection of vintage clothing for both men and women spanning the Victorian Era to the 1980s, and accessories: vintage hats, purses, gloves, handbags, shoe clips, buckles and more.


This sale will also include a vintage apron collection of over 200 aprons from a single collector and a small collection of theater costumes from the estate of of a NYC actor who participated in Gilbert & Sullivan Productions in an award winning NYC Theater. And of course, a selection of antique and vintage quilts from the 1860s to 1970s.


Preview is available on Friday, August 27, 12-5pm and Saturday 9am until sale and by Appointment. You are invited to join us for Wine & Cheese at our Grand Opening Preview Party, Friday August 27th, 6-8pm and reserve your seat for our sale the next day! Seating for the sale is limited.


In addition to the online catalog, Dana Auctions LLC will be holding a Discovery Sale with box lots of vintage fabrics, thread, sewing items, and linens, lace, and more! This part of the sale will start at 11am and will only accept live or absentee bids!


The online catalog is available https://danaauctions.bidspirit.com/#catalog~216~241 and https://www.liveauctioneers.com/catalog/214984_august-2021-antique-textile-sale/


Dana Auctions LLC is accepting quality consignments for their October 23rd sale now!     

Related Website:             https://www.DanaAuctions.com               

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