Auction Items for the 50th Anniversary Gala

  • Miniature Panther Statue with a painting by David Hodges entitled “Mountains of Montana"

    • Estimated Value: $1,350.00          Starting Bid: $900.00
     

  • A Miniature Panther Statue

    • Estimated Value: $1,000.00          Starting Bid: $750.00
     

  • An overnight stay at Keswick Hall at Monticello with breakfast and dinner for two at Fossett’s Restaurant in Keswick, VA

    • Estimated Value: $793.00          Starting Bid: $500.00

  • Marilyn Horne Private Collection Jewelry

    • Italian Coral, Gold and Diamond Set - Includes Italian Coral necklace, bracelet, earrings and ring with 18K Gold and diamond accents 

      • Estimated Value: $1,300.00 Starting Bid: $500.00
       

    • South West natural Turquoise and Sterling Bead Necklace - Necklace is made of natural polished turquoise stone with sterling beads and clasp accents. Length is 34 inches long 

      • Estimated Value: $300.00 Starting Bid: $100.00
       

    • Faux Ruby Cabochon pin and earrings, worn on stage by Ms. Marilyn Horne - Faux Ruby Cabochon pin and earrings by Italian designer, Ralph Polcini, who emigrated to the US from Italy and founded the Polcini Company in New York City in 1911

      • Estimated Value: $175.00 Starting Bid: $150.00
       

    • Liquid Silver Necklace with Silver Bear Pendant Inlaid 

      • Estimated Value: $600.00   Starting Bid: $300.00
       
     

  • Two night stay and four rounds of golf at the Omni Bedford Springs Resort in Bedford, PA

    • Estimated Value: $1,200.00          Starting Bid: $800.00
     

  • Tickets to the Pitt vs. Notre Dame game on November 9, 2013, $150.00 gift certificate to the Ruth’s Chris Steak House, and a two night hotel stay in The Fairmont Pittsburgh hotel on Market Street on November 8th and 9th.

    • Estimated Value: $950.00          Starting Bid: $750.00
     

  • Cleveland Cavaliers Basketball Game – Game Date: TBD 2013-2014 Season – Founder’s Suite that includes 12 tickets and 4 parking passes. Game selection is based on availability, some exclusions apply. Food and Beverages are not included. Package is located at The Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio..

    • Estimated Value: $5,000.00          Starting Bid: $1,700.00
     
  • Lake Erie Monsters Hockey Game – Game Date: TBD – Founder’s Suite that includes 12 tickets and 4 parking passes. Game selection is based on availability, some exclusions apply. Food and Beverages are not included. Package is located at The Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio..

    • Estimated Value: $1,000.00          Starting Bid: $350.00
     

  • Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus Built to Amaze Show – Saturday, October 26, 2013. Founder’s Suite that includes 12 tickets and 4 parking passes. Food and Drink are not included. Package is located at The Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland, Ohio.

    • Estimated Value: $1,000.00          Starting Bid: $350.00
     

  • Celebrate the 140th Anniversary of Straub Brewery with a special tour package – Exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of Straub Brewery Operations with Straub Brewery Brewmaster Vince Assetta and a private tasting at the Eternal Tap for the winner and 8 friends along with a case of beer and Pitt-Bradford glasses.

    • Estimated Value:          Starting Bid: $150.00
     

  • Pastel framed and matted painting by former faculty member, Dr. Patricia S. Bianco

    • Estimated Value: $350.00         Starting Bid: $250.00
      

  • Tie One On! Kinzua Fly Fishing School on May 3-4, 2014 – Join fly fishing experts Steve Skvarka and Carl Zandi for a two-day Kinzua Fly Fishing School that is held a Pitt-Bradford. You will learn the basics of fly fishing including proper equipment, casting, stream reading and entomology. The package includes all meals and housing and expert instruction.

    • Estimated Value: $300.00          Starting Bid: $150.00
     

  • Artistic Hollow Vessel made by local award winning woodturner, Jack Northrup from Kane, PA

    • Estimated Value: $130.00          Starting Bid: $100.00