All Insulators Crown Jewels of the Wire

Fundraiser Insulator Auction

February 4, 2024 - February 11, 2024


About Crown Jewels of the Wire:
For 50 years Crown Jewels of the Wire has been the leading publication for glass and porcelain insulator hobby news, history, articles with columns devoted to worldwide insulators, show reports, in-depth research articles, meeting announcements, photos and other insulator information. There is something for everyone who enjoys insulators!

Starting with the Spring 2019 edition, Crown Jewels has become a full-sized, 8.5” x 11”,  full color magazine that will be published quarterly.

About the auction: The point of this auction is to help raise funds for the production of All Insulators - Crown Jewels of the Wire Magazine and the development of future hobby-related projects. The auction will be online and only accept electronic payments.

The auction is more critical than ever to help offset the production costs, such as the increased postage and paper costs.

There are two different consignment options.

The first is a percentage model like traditional auctions but with a twist. You get to pick the consignment percentage! There is a minimum percentage of 15%. This lets you decide how much money goes to All Insulators - Crown Jewels of the Wire Magazine. The minimum item value of $25 (With the minimum consignment fee being $20 or the percentage you chose, whichever is larger)

The second option is the traditional “donation” of insulators (or another way to look at it, it is a 100% consignment percentage)—the minimum item value is $25.

For Buyers: A $15% Buyer's premium is added to the winning bid.

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