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Switzer’s Auction Broadcasting Outstanding Firearms Auction on iCollector.com April 25th

The Live Auction Group is excited to announce their first auction in partnership with Switzer’s Auction and Appraisal Services. Their Spring Fever Auction with almost 900 lots of firearms and related material will be broadcast live on iCollector.com; one of the best marketplaces for firearms auctions today. Secure registration is simple using an email address, or a Facebook or Google plus account. All firearms bidders from the iCollector.com marketplace are invited to join in this exciting day of auctioneering.

Paul Switzer has been involved in the auctioneering industry for over 2 decades and is one of Canada’s most outstanding auctioneers. This auction will feature a selection of hunting, target, shooting, and collectible firearms. Also included will be an assortment of edged weapons, holsters, as well as Canadian and International militaria. Absentee bidding is available now up until auction day.

The auction starts off with several great pieces early in the sale. At Lot 64 there is a Remington Model 1911 R1 Commander semi-automatic handgun This handgun has a matte black finish, walnut double diamond grips, 3 dot fixed sights with a dovetailed front, and a hard case. In new condition, this handgun is an excellent example of what this auction has to offer. Photos and a full description, including serial number, is available on iCollector.com

Moving ahead to Lot 220, is a fine piece for those interested in Winchester models. Up for auction is a Winchester model RCMP Centennial musket lever action rifle. There is a tube fed magazine, 559mm barrel length, wood stock, and iron adjustable sights. The rifle has never been fired and is in its original box. This highly collectible firearm will sell to the highest bidder and is estimated to hammer for over $1000.

The action begins on April 25th 2015 at 9AM Eastern time, live from Bancroft, Ontario. A live audio feed will be part of the auction so bidders from any location can feel like they are right at the auction. Absentee bidding is available for those unable to attend on the 25th. With almost 900 lots to choose from, this will be an energetic and rewarding day at auction. Bidding online can be done on any PC, Mac, smartphone, or tablet. All bids are managed securely through industry leading software by The Live Auction Group.