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Auction Location: 108 Paul Ave N, Cologne, MN 55322
Phone: 612-590-3748Lot Categories: Signage/Advertising (1)
02/15/2021 07:00 pm
Sheps Neon Bar Sign. Don't miss out on owning a RARE piece of Minnesota history!!! Rated #6 on the "Top 50 Coolest Vintage Signs in Minnesota". Check out this circa 1948 Neon bar sign that can be seen hanging at the Sheps Bar in Cologne, MN. The bar closed years ago, but due to the recent sale of the bar, the sign is being offered now, to the highest bidder!!! The sign can be seen at 108 Paul Ave N Cologne, MN 55322 The sign is approx. 11 feet tall by 5 feet wide(including the brackets) by 1 foot thick. Also, check out "Top 50 Coolest Vintage Signs in Minnesota" article where the Sheps sign appears at #6(see link below may have to copy and paste it)
IMPORTANT PLEASE READ: Winning bidder is responsible for removing the sign and we strongly suggest that you hire a sign company to properly remove the sign. The building has already been sold. If the winning bidder shows up without adequate help and proper equipment we will not allow you to take it down. If a sign company is not used the Bidder is also responsible for any damage to the building and will need to sign a waiver before removing the sign if they choose not to use a sign company. All electrical is to be caped off properly with wire nuts. Don't miss out on owning a RARE piece of Minnesota history!!!
Whiteford Auctions presents this Rare Sheps Neon Bar Sign. Own a part of history. #6 on the "Top 50 Coolest Vintage Signs in Minnesota". Check out this circa 1948 Neon bar sign that can be seen hanging at the Sheps Bar in Cologne, MN. The bar closed years ago, but due to the recent sale of the bar, the sign is being offered now, to the highest bidder!!! The sign can be seen anytime at 108 Paul Ave N Cologne, MN 55322, no appointment necessary.
Important Please Read: Pick up and removal is in Cologne, MN however payment will be taken in Maple Grove, MN 55311 unless you pay online(if your total invoice is under $5,000) We will contact the winning bidder when the auction ends to give further details.
|Bid Range||Minimum Increment|
|Hammer Price Tier||Buyer's Premium||Cap|
|$0.00 - $4,999.99||13.00%|
|$5,000.00 - infinity||10.00%||$1,000.00|
This auction is contracted and managed by: Whiteford Auction Services
Manager: Jeff Whiteford
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108 Paul Ave N
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