•July 19, 2014. Stoneware & Redware Pottery.
★ 10th Anniversary Auction ★
July 19, 2014, 10am (Eastern time). (Doors open at 8am.)
An auction preview, during which you can view and handle every lot in the sale, will take place on the Friday before the sale (July 18), from 1-6pm.
You can also preview all of the items from 8-10 am on Saturday, before the auction.
We produce both a Print Catalog (regarded as one of the best the field has to offer, and a valued resource on American stoneware & redware), as well as a free Online Catalog (through which you can also conveniently leave absentee bids).
Our July 19, 2014 Tenth Anniversary Stoneware / Redware Auction Catalog is now available for Pre-Order. To order your copy and have it shipped to you as soon as it's back from the printer (early July), visit Our Store. (Alternatively, please give us a call at 410-472-2016 or mail a check for $35.60--includes Priority Mail shipping--to: Crocker Farm, 15900 York Rd, Sparks, MD 21152.) Please note that shipping is a flat rate, regardless of quantity.
The online version of our July 19 catalog is now available! Click here to browse all 500+ lots.
How to Bid
Besides live, in-person bidding at our gallery, we offer several different absentee bidding methods to make our auction as accessible as possible.
Directions to our Gallery
We are located at 15900 York Road, Sparks, Maryland, 21152.
Our gallery is conveniently located just a few minutes off of Interstate 83 in northern Baltimore County, Maryland, about twenty minutes north of Baltimore and thirty minutes south of York, Pennsylvania. We are situated less than an hour and a half outside of Washington, D.C., and less than two hours from Philadelphia.
We are also conveniently located to some of the area’s best hotels in nearby Hunt Valley, Maryland, less than ten minutes from our gallery. Both Hunt Valley and Shrewsbury, Pennsylvania, (about twenty minutes away) are great options if you are looking for overnight accommodations. Both towns also offer several good restaurant options.
NOW ACCEPTING CONSIGNMENTS
We are the world's leading auction of American stoneware and redware, and sold over $2,000,000 worth of American pottery in 2013.Our next sale, July 19, 2014, will mark our 10th Anniversary of Stoneware and Redware Auctions and we would like to invite you to consign to this special event. As a whole, the market for American utilitarian pottery is stronger than ever, as evidenced by our March 1st auction results (you can view March highlights here). Our auction last July shattered records for New York, Maryland, and Virginia pottery, as well as stoneware auctions as a whole and we are currently assembling another landmark sale for this July. If you have a great example of American stoneware or redware, our July 19 auction may be your best opportunity to sell it. As always, we offer free pre-auction evaluations of any stoneware or redware you are considering consigning. Please contact us for additional information. Take advantage of our proven track record, respected expertise, and the world's largest customer base for stoneware and redware!
Our commission is as low as 12.5% to the seller--one of the very lowest rates you will find in the entire country for the unsurpassed services we provide.
For more information on having us sell your pottery, please click here for consignment info.
The consignment deadline for our July 19, 2014 auction has passed; we are always accepting quality consignments, so please feel free to contact us if you would like us to discuss your pottery with you.