Estate of Esther Gross

Planck's Auction Company


Date(s) 2/21/2024 - 3/7/2024

Auction Thursday March 7th - first lot closes at 7 pm

Past Auction
Online-Only Auction
Shipping Available
Bidding Notice:

Preview Tuesday March 5th from 2-6pm. Pickup is Saturday March 9th from 9-5pm. No alternative pickup dates without prior approval.

Auction Notice:

A Skidloader will be on site for Pickup. Shipping only available on select lots. Local trucking available for farm equipment, please make prior trucking arrangements before bidding.

Auction Information
Name Estate of Esther Gross
Type Online-Only Auction
Date(s) 2/21/2024 - 3/7/2024
Auction Date/Time Info
Auction Thursday March 7th - first lot closes at 7 pm
Preview Date/Time Preview Tuesday March 5th from 2-6pm
Checkout Date/Time Pick-up Saturday March 9th from 9-5pm
Buyer Premium 10% Buyers premium
Estate Sale for Esther M Gross On Site: 8054 Mapleville Rd Boonsboro MD Online Bidding only Auction closes March 7th starting @ 7PM Preview Tuesday March 5th 4-6 pm Ms. Esther was the second generation at this property. She was an adamant dairy farmer and a very talented painter. Her love for Nature, Cattle, and the land was always portrayed through her art work and gorgeous paintings. Her personal property is up for auction with full proceeds to benefit the Boonsboro Ambulance Service and Boonsboro Fire Company. -- Ford 1920 loader tractor, optional cab, spare bucket, and implements to include a 2 row plow, discs, brush hog, and spin spreader. Very nice horse drawn 2 row John Deere Corn Planter, Steel Wheel wagon frame, belt driven Buck saw, fuel tank and other small farm equipment. Milkeeper 200 gallon Self contained milk tank, various milk Cans, older dairy equipment & supplies. Large Chicken brooder, crates, and water/feeders. Small Cadet Wood Chipper, push mowers, garden tiller, long handled tools. -- Housewares, Cast iron skillets, Pyrex, fire king, small appliances, Televisions, Printers, sewing & embroidery machines. Furniture includes a nice Curio display cabinet, Cedar Chests, Drop leaf tables, Antique Secretary desk, dressers, and shelving. Plenty of books to choose from! Hardback & soft cover novels, most in Prestine condition stored in totes. -- Vintage Tin Winding Toys, Heartland Horses, porcelain dolls, Campbell Soup Dolls, & romance comics. Local Boonsboro History pieces, Boonsboro High School yearbooks, advertising pieces, old Farm advertisements & papers. The most Gorgeous of quilts with intricate detailing. All hand knotted and hand sewn. Most were well preserved in cedar blanket chests. Very nice selection of Jewelry - Gold necklaces, rings, earrings. Sterling silver pieces and some costume jewelry. -- Last but not Least, the end of a legacy of Esther’s beautiful paintings. Most notable are the many dairy Cattle scenes, but also nature portraits, birds, bald eagles, flowers, and more. This was definitely a fun one for us to Catalog! Multiple generations in the same home led to so many unique and exciting finds. Don’t miss out on your chance at taking home a piece of history while supporting the local rescue companies.
Auction Terms & Conditions: All items are sold AS IS, Where is. Items are described as accurate as possible but customer preview is strongly advised. All descriptions are believed accurate but not warranted. By placing a bid, customer acknowledges that they have examined the item to their satisfaction, or that they have chosen not to personally examine the lot. All lots are subject to pay state sales tax. All purchases are also subject to a buyer's premium in the amount of ten percent of the purchase price. The buyer's premium is in effect to cover Auction company's credit card processing fees. Only valid credit cards are accepted. A one dollar hold will be placed on card at time of registration for auction. This hold is to validate the card and will be removed at the close of the auction. It is the buyer's sole responsibility to remove purchased lots during the designated Pick-Up times. Failure to remove purchased items before the 6pm cut off will result in a forfeit of purchases. If you can not make the pickup window, you must contact the auction company with alternative arrangements BEFORE 6PM ON THE PICK UP DAY. Please bring boxes for loose items & help for removal of furniture. Shipping is available at the buyer's expense. All shipping orders will inquire a $5 Handling Fee. Failure to pay shipping costs withing 7 days of auction close will result in forfeit of purchases. SHIPPING WILL BE PROVIDED BY THE UPS STORE or BY THE AUCTION COMPANY. We can ship small items USPS if preferred but WE DO NOT HAVE ANY CONTROL OVER SHIPPING TIMES! There have been major delays with our shippers in the past and we have no control over the items once they leave our shop! We reserve the right to remove, suspend, and/or reopen the auction in the event of a system failure. Lots will begin closing 7 pm est. Lots will close using a soft closure method. This mean if a bid is placed within the last 2 minutes of closing, the bidding will be automatically extended for a two minute time period.
Your bid must adhere to the bid increment schedule.
Bid Amount Bid Increment
0.00 - 19.00 1.00 USD
19.01 - 49.00 1.00 USD
49.01 - 95.00 1.00 USD
95.01 - 975.00 2.00 USD
975.01 - 9,750.00 5.00 USD
9,750.01 - 97,500.00 10.00 USD
97,500.01 - 9,999,999.99 10,000.00 USD
Currency USD
Buyer Premium 10% Buyers premium
Payment Terms
Payment is credit card only. Credit Cards will be validated at time of registration. A one dollar hold will be placed on cards at time of registration and will be removed after auction closes. A ten percent buyers premium will be added to purchases as well as Maryland sales tax.
PICK UP SATURDAY MARCH 9TH FROM 9-5 LOCATION: 8054 Mapleville Rd, Boonsboro MD 21713 Please bring boxes and please bring your own help for loading large items. A skidloader will be on site for loading the farm equipment. No alternative Pick-up days are available unless prior arrangments have been made with the auction Company. Thanks! SHIPPING CUSTOMERS: All items will be packed and a shipping qoute will be emailed. Large / bulky orders will be sent to the UPS Store for shipment.
Notice: Financing terms available may vary depending on applicant and/or guarantor credit profile(s) and additional approval conditions. Assets aged 10-15 years or more may require increased finance charges. Financing approval may require pledge of collateral as security. Applicant credit profile including FICO is used for credit review. Commercial financing provided or arranged by Express Tech-Financing, LLC pursuant to California Finance Lender License #60DBO54873. Consumer financing arranged by Express Tech-Financing, LLC pursuant to California Finance Lender License #60DBO54873 and state licenses listed at the this link. Consumer financing not available for consumers residing in Alaska, Louisiana, Nevada, Ohio, Vermont, Hawaii, or Wisconsin. Additional state restrictions may apply. Equal opportunity lender.