ROCKINGHAM, N.C., March 31, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- It was announced today that The Sam Bass Collection will be offered at Public Auction on Wednesday, May 3, 2017.
Mr. Sam Bass is the first Officially Licensed artist of NASCAR and has amassed a huge collection of Original Sam Bass Artwork, Custom Gibson Guitars, Amplifiers, and Stock Car memorabilia over his illustrious 30+year career, which will be offered to the public for the first time.
The firm of Iron Horse Auction Company, Inc., has been ordered by, The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of North Carolina, Winston-Salem Division, Case 16-51021, to conduct this historic auction event.
Offered in this auction are more than 250 Pieces of Original Sam Bass Artwork with Certificates of Authenticity. Also available are 85 Custom Guitars - many designed by Mr. Bass - including one used as a prop for the film "Talladega Nights". Custom Guitars autographed by The Rolling Stones, B.B. King, and ZZ Top, guitar amplifiers of many vintages will be offered. Stock Car hoods and vehicle pieces autographed by Dale Earnhardt Sr., Dale Earnhardt Jr., Jeff Gordon and Jimmie Johnson are also available for bidding.
Tom McInnis of Iron Horse states: "This auction represents the history of NASCAR through the eyes of one the world's greatest artists. I strongly suggest those with interest in NASCAR to participate in this important event."
Chris J Crawford of Iron Horse states: "The Sam Bass Collection represents the great history of NASCAR and the colorful personalities of its drivers in beautiful fine artworks and custom guitars. There will never be another opportunity for collectors to purchase this much Sam Bass original artwork available in one place at one time."
The auction will be held Live at 10 AM on Wednesday May 3, 2017 at the Cabarrus Arena in Concord, North Carolina. Simulcast-internet bidding will also be available with online pre-bidding beginning April 25.
For complete information call 800.997.2248 or go to ironhorseauction.com
For interviews or information contact:
Tom McInnis at 910.997.1555, [email protected]
Chris J Crawford at 919.935.1974, [email protected]
Iron Horse Auction Company, Inc.
174 Airport Road, Rockingham, NC 28379
SOURCE Iron Horse Auction Company, Inc.