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A First Timer’s Guide To Auctions

Going to auction for the first time can be daunting, especially with all the jargon floating about. Here’s a quick guide to some of the most frequently used auction terms, whether you’re looking for an art auction or antique auction, the below tips can help you understand things a little bit better: Auctioneer – The man or woman doing the selling. They are typically equipped with a hammer (more on that with a minute) and speak incredibly quickly. Their aim is to hike the price of the items on sale up by encouraging the bidders in the room to bid,…