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ABACUS COSTUMES & PROPS

Over 500,000 Quality Costumes, Props & Weaponry Plus... Warehouse Racking, Forklifts and Support Equipment

Date:

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Time:

10:30am (PST)

Location

Bidding Venue

21020 Lassen Street
Chatsworth, CA 91311

Inspection:
Saturday April 9 & Monday April 11, 9am to 4pm

Checkout (Product):
Wednesday, April 13 - Saturday, April 16

Checkout (Equipment):
Monday, April 18 - Tuesday, April 19

FROM THE FOLLOWING PRODUCTIONS

Angels & Demons, The Matrix Trilogy, Alexander, Camelot, Hidalgo, The Patriot, Poseidon, The Last Samurai, The Other Boleyn Girl, Adventureland, Last Starfighte, Babylon V, Gangs of New York, Crusade, Domolition Man, Star Trek Enterprise, Star Trek 1st Generation, Star Trek Next Generation, Krull, Alien 3, Year One, Scooby Doo, Ella Enchanted, The Santa Clause, Mr. 3000, The Rookie, Game Plan, Remember the Titans, Greatest Game Ever Played, Miracle, Invincible, Hannah Montana Movie, Oceans 13, The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy, Sky High, V for Vendetta, Beerfest and Many Others...

FROM THE FOLLOWING GENRES

Renaissance, Medieval, Roman, Greek, Horror, Sci-Fi, Sports, Japanese, Biblical, Religious, Caveman, Persian, Babylon, 19th Century Arabia, 1920's America, Late 19th Century New York, Post Apocalyptic, Contemporary, Sports and More!

COSTUMES

Samurai Uniforms & Armor, Japanese Imperial Army Officers & Cadets, Kimonos, Tuxedos, Wedding Gowns, Mimi Dresses, Football & Baseball Uniforms, Cleats, Hats & Helmets, Leather, Chainmail & Plate Armor, Bloodied and Weathered Clothes, Redcoat, Continental Army and Civil War Uniforms, Space Suits, Religious Attire, Including Cardinals & Bishops Cassocks, Miters and Skull Caps; Marching Band Uniforms and Caps; Superhero Capes, Party Gowns & Designer Dresses and Much More...

PROPS & SET DECOR

Artwork, Body Limbs, Prop & Replica Period Weaponry - Swords, Daggers, Spears, Clubs, Mace, Rifles, Machine Guns, Shields & More , 8' Tall Beer Barrel (Beerfest), Spaceship Captain Seats, Period Flags and Banners - Medieval to Civil War, Marble 'like' statues (The Matrix Reloaded), Backdrops, Over 1,000 Pcs. of Breakaway Mugs, Plates and Glasses; Library Ladders from National Treasure 2, Torsos and full body mannequins, Police light bars, Saddles and tack from The Last Samurai, Carnival Mirror, Antique Furniture, Backdrops, set dressing and more...

FEATURED ITEMS

Armor with Helmet & Tunic from the production of Year One worn by Jack Black; Star Fleet Uniform from the production of Star Trek: Enterprise worn by Scott Bakula; Wild Hogs Leather Jacket from the Production of Wild Hogs worn by Tim Allen; King Arthur Breast plate and Armor from the Production of King Arthur worn by Clive Owen; Mr. Freeze Breast plate from the production of Batman & Robin staring Arnold Schwarzenegger; Mimi’s Dresses from The Drew Carey Show; Dress worn by Queen Latifah in Chicago; The cross of “Priest” Vallon (Liam Neeson); Assorted street weapons from Gangs of New York; Samurai Katana swords and scabbards from The Last Samurai; Axes from Sleepy Hollow; Vogon Head & Torso from Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy; Card Shufflers and Ashtrays from Oceans 13; Quality distressed formalwear and logo china from Poseidon.

WAREHOUSE & SUPPORT EQUIPMENT

Crown 25RRTT Electric Reach Forklift, 2,500lb Capacity, Upright S-14 Mod. 65000 Scissor Lift, Over (80) Sections 14' Tall Pallet Racking (8' & 12' Widths), including wire decking, Rolling Ladders, Carts, Garment Racks, Cabinets, Office Furniture, 24' Truck With Liftgate and more...

** IMPORTANT NOTE **

This is an auction of props used in the production of films. In many cases, items are not real, but rather prop replications (i.e. weapons). Also, references to an item's use in a production or by a celebrity does not guarantee that its use was actually shown in the final production. Auctioneer is conveying information provided by parties believed to be reliable, but cannot guarantee the accuracy of provided information. Buyers must perform their own due diligence and inspection.

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STEP 1 - REGISTER

Click the ‘Register to Bid” link above and complete the registration form - your bidder number will be emailed to you for use at this and future auctions. Please be certain to review the General Terms of Sale, along with any Sale Specific Terms before registering.

You must provide a credit card, which will be authorized for $300 to secure your bids; Please note that your card must have sufficient credit to be authorized for 25% of your purchases as you continue to bid. If you plan on spending more than $10,000 please contact the Auctioneer prior to the auction to ensure no bidding interruption.

STEP 2 – VIEW ITEMS

- Click on the ‘View Items & Bid’ link above to browse the auction catalog.
- Search by Keywords at the top of any bidding page.
- Click ‘refresh’ to see the current status of each item.
- Click on “Items Still Open for Bidding” to clear sold items from your screen and see only those items still available (this applies during the auction closings).

STEP 3 – BID

Two ways to Bid:
1. Enter an amount under “Your Bid” – This will reflect your current and final bid
2. Enter a maximum of what you are willing to pay under “Your Maximum” - The system will start your bid at the lowest available increment and bid for you.
Then scroll to the bottom of the page, enter your Bid Number and Password and click ‘Submit Bids’
(PLEASE NOTE: You will be asked to confirm your bids)
Important Bidding Notes:
- Items will close at a rate of 2-4 items every minute (varies by auction).
- An item’s closing time will extend by 3 minutes when bidding occurs within the final 3 minutes of its scheduled closing.
- If you submit a bid prior to the auction you will be notified if you are out bid.
- You may enter multiple bids on a page before clicking ‘Submit Bids’; however, changing pages will clear your bids.

STEP 4 - PAY

Credit Cards on file will be charged at the end of the Sale plus 15% buyers premium and Sales Tax unless you are purchasing for resale and have completed and returned a resale certificate before the conclusion of the auction. Balances in excess of $10,000 must be settled by cashiers’ check or wire transfer received by Tiger by the close of business on the day following the auction.

STEP 5 - PICKUP

You are responsible to remove your items during the posted checkout times. If you are purchasing from out of the area, you may send a 3rd party shipping company to remove your items. Bring your own crews, packing materials, material handling equipment, etc. for removal. Appointments are mandatory. Be sure to email your preferred pickup time within the posted schedule after you have won your last auction item.

The following highlights key sale terms and identifies sale specific terms. These, along with our General Terms of Sale, comprise the Complete Terms of Sale. Please review the following and download the General Terms of Sale here to confirm the responsibilities you are agreeing to upon participating in this sale.

TERMS AT-A-GLANCE

DEPOSITS: We will authorize your credit card for $300 as an Auction Registration deposit, and reserve the right to increase the deposit to equal 25% of your total high bids. This authorization will place a 3-7 day hold on these funds with your credit card company, but will not be charged unless purchases are made.

PAYMENT DEADLINE: All payments are due by 12 pm the day after the auction closes.

PAYMENT FORMS: Credit cards on file will be charged upon the completion of the sale. You may pay by cashiers check or wire transfer by (a) notifying Tiger prior to the close of auction, AND (b) submitting payment in time for Tiger to receive it no later than the close of business on the day following the auction.

PURCHASES OVER $10,000: Balances in excess of $10,000 must be settled by cashiers’ check or wire transfer received by Tiger no later than the close of business on the day following the auction.

BUYERS’ PREMIUM: A 15% Buyer’s Premium will be added to the price of each item.

SALES TAX: All Taxes are applied at the end of the auction unless a reseller has notified Tiger prior to the close of auction and qualifies for sales tax exemption. A buyer’s failure to qualify for exemption does not waive its obligations to complete its purchase per the terms of sale.

REMOVAL: All buyers are responsible to remove their items during the posted checkout times. To minimize wait time, all buyers are asked to schedule an appointment. They are also responsible to bring their own crews, packing materials, material handling equipment & etc. for removal. If a buyer is from out of state he/she needs to set up a 3rd party shipper to pickup on their behalf.

ALL SALES ARE FINAL: All items are sold “as-is, where-is” with no guarantees or representations. All Sales Are Final. Buyers are recommended to inspect items before they bid. Neither Tiger nor Abacus makes any representations that actual costumes were worn in the production of the named films. Some costumes are used by productions as backups. This is a going out of business liquidation.

Contact Information

Tiger Commercial & Industrial

340 N. Westlake Blvd.

Westlake Village CA 91362

 

Phone:
800-758-TIGER (8443)

Fax:
805-497-2211

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