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Why buy with Ripley Auctions?

Whether an experienced auction buyer, or bidding for the first time, attending our live auctions is a unique experience that you won't find anywhere else. Along with offering a large variety of items ranging from furniture and artwork, to Italian glass and jewelry, we provide a comfortable and entertaining atmosphere at our live auctions.

Bidders can always count on excellent service from our experienced staff. Our images accurately represent the item as-is. Detailed images and descriptions portray condition and authenticity. We also help arrange for shipping, unlike many other auction houses.

Want a quick guide to bidding at an Antique Helper auction? Here is a guide to bidding online, absentee, in person or on the phone.

Need immediate help? Call us at 317-251-5635.

We use fully cataloged, live auctions and list our sales on Artfact Live! reaching millions of bidders and allowing real-time Internet bidding. However, if you are unable to attend our live auctions, we do offer several other convenient options for you to place your bids including telephone, absentee, and  


FAQ about Buying

How long after the auction ends should I expect my invoice?
We usually have the invoices prepared and sent out within 48-72 hours after the end of the auction. ...MORE

Who will be shipping my item after I win the auction?
There are two different categories that we use for our shipping procedure. If the item is a piece of...MORE

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December 13, 2013

Silver and Decorative Arts Highlights from December 14 Sale

The December 14 Art, Antiques and Jewelry Auction includes a large selection of silver and decorative arts, including a gorgeous Martele silver bowl and examples of Reed and Barton's popular "Diamond Pattern" flatware and hollowware. MORE