Barn Finds: Live Auction

Date(s) - October 4, 2019
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Updike Farmstead
354 Quaker Road

A Sale of Deaccessioned Objects on Behalf of the Historical Society of Princeton


Oct 3 | 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Live Auction

Oct 4 | 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

*doors open at 4 pm*

Tag Sale

Oct 5 | 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Gustav Stickley | Child’s Rocking Chair

Following an exhaustive five-year-long review of its collection of more than 3,000 objects, the Historical Society of Princeton will be selling over 400 deaccessioned items in a Live Auction on October 4th, followed by a Tag Sale on October 5th. A public preview of property on offer will be held on October 3rd from 2pm – 7pm. Property to include fine and decorative arts, ceramics and pottery, antique and period furniture, and a splash of the unexpected. The Live Auction will be emceed by founder of Rago Auctions, David Rago.

Absentee bids will be accepted online through until the day of the sale.

This unique antique-buying experience is supported by Rago Auctions.

Click here to explore the catalog.

Consistent with established ethical guidelines, all proceeds generated by the sale will be restricted to the direct care of HSP’s important remaining collections.