The Auctionata Guarantee

At Auctionata, trust is our highest priority. This is why we provide every single buyer with our Auctionata Guarantee for all items purchased through Auctionata. Every item in our auctions and online shop has been thoroughly examined and valued by our experts.

Please note that this website allows you to purchase goods from Auctionata AG or Auctionata, Inc. - a wholly owned US subsidiary of Auctionata AG. Both organizations operate with a different Limited Warranty. The Auctionata Guarantee below apply for all purchases of goods at auction or via the online shop in which Auctionata, Inc. acts as the seller. For all purchases of goods at auction or via the online shop in which Auctionata AG acts as the seller, this Auctionata Guarantee apply.

Aim of the Auctionata Guarantee

Auctionata warrants the authorship, period, culture or origin (collectively, “Authorship”) of Property offered for sale at auction and via the Online Shop for a period of 25 years from the date of the sale, as amended by oral or written notices and announcements we make, and subject to the exclusions and limitations set forth below:

We warrant the authorship only to the original buyer of record (i.e., the registered successful purchaser) of any Property, and the original buyer must have remained the owner of the Property without disposing of any interest in it to any third party.

Scope of the Auctionata Guarantee

You may bring a claim for breach of this warranty provided that you have notified us in writing within three months of receiving any information which causes you to question the authorship of the Property, specifying the sale in which the Property was sold and corresponding lot number and the reasons why the authorship of the Property is being questioned, and you return the Property in the same condition as it was at the time of its sale; and you are able to transfer good and marketable title in the Property, free and clear of all claims and encumbrances by third parties arising after the date you purchased the Property.


The information above is an excerpt from the Auctionata Limited Warranty found in our Conditions of Sale. You will find the full and legally binding Auctionata Limited Warranty here.