Auction Calendar

2018 Auction Schedule

JAN 26  JAN 27  FEB 16-17  MAR 22-24  APR 27-28  MAY 25-26  JUN 22-23

JUL 14  JUL 27-28  AUG 24-25  SEP 27-29  OCT 12-13  NOV 8-10  DEC 1

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Consignments

Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates is actively seeking fresh consignments for our monthly catalogued auctions, from single items to entire collections. We specialize in Americana of all types, especially Southern furniture, folk and decorative arts, quality American glass and lighting, 17th to 20th century ceramics, textiles and antique sewing accoutrements, plus all categories of fine art, valuable antiques and collectibles. Please contact Janice Hannah, our Consignment Manager for more information.


 

Two-Day Winter Auction of 18th - 20th Century Glass and Lighting

Day One: 18th & 19th Century Glass and Lighting

Friday, January 26, 2018, 9:30 am ET

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Featured the collections of David and Janet Anderson, Sargentville, ME; Fraser and Lynda Reid, Exeter, NH; Ernest and Dorothy Schatz, Osterville, MA; Lois Dambach Forbush and Bliss Forbush Jr., East Haven, CT, (most ex-collection of L. Earl and Leah Dambach, Pittsburgh, PA); plus others. A fine selection of 19th century American free-blown, pattern-molded, and pillar-molded wares; early American pressed glass including colored vases and candlesticks, cup plates, salts and other lacy, &c.; lighting from the whale oil to early kerosene periods; Pittsburgh and other early cut glass; 18th century English wine glasses; a varied selection of 18th & 19th century European glass including Bohemian; cologne bottles; other bottles and flasks; antique paperweights; cut overlay; children's toys; flint EAPG; &c. 

 

 
Day Two:19th & 20th Century Glass and Lighting

Saturday, January 27, 2018, 9:30 am ET

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Featured the collections of the Izzo family, Elkins Park, PA; Don Evans, Mt. Juliet, TN; Fraser and Lynda Reid, Exeter, NH; plus others. Highlighted by a fine collection of Durand art glass, many pieces published in Durand: The Man and His Glass by Edward Meschi; other good art glass including Tiffany, Steuben, Mt. Washington, Honesdale, Imperial, Loetz, Moser, &c.; collection of 350+ syrup pitchers; Victorian glass of all types including opalescent; extremely rare Honesdale and Stevens & Williams miniature lamps; cut glass including Dorflinger; studio glass including paperweights; EAPG; &c. 

 
 

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Two-Day Winter Variety Auction

Day One
Friday, February 16, 2018 at 1:00 pm ET
 
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Featured part one of the 65-year collection of Barbara Sisson, Charleston, WV comprising over 500 antique marbles, including many excellent swirl, onionskin,and sulphide examples, and American coins including gold pieces, over 2,000 silver dollars, large quantities of other silver coins, &c. Followed by the Col. Frederick Hornick, Hedgesville, WV collection of 300+ pieces of Blenko glass including rare vintage examples and modern limited edition pieces. 
 
 
Day Two
Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 9:30 am ET
 

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Featured the estate of Nicholas deBelleville Katzenbach, Princeton, NJ; the estate of John D. Ralston, Staunton, VA; the Dennis O’Neil estate, Pittsburgh, PA; the private collection of Millie and the late William Becker, Bridgewater, VA; the private collection of Gary and Dr. Joy Graham, Winchester, VA; property deaccessioned from a Virginia institution to benefit the collections and conservation funds; plus select additions from collectors in Virginia, North Carolina, Maryland, Pennsylvania, and New York.

Comprising country furniture and accessories; Victorian and stack bookcases; collection of 20th-century American illustration art; other artwork; country store and advertising including spool cabinets; music boxes; vintage railroad signage and memorabilia; early wrought iron; large selection of Civil War letters and other historical material, including a collection of clipped signatures; other signatures including Thomas Edison; good selection of early photographic images and Union cases; manuscript material including Rinker family of Shenandoah Co., VA; archival material including Sessford family of Washington, DC; collection of vintage post cards; a large selection of antique clocks; collection of opera glasses; ceramics including a collection of antique carpet balls, flow blue, art pottery, beer steins, &c.; large assortment of silver and jewelry; plus more. 

 

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Two-Day Single-Owner Auction: The 65-year collection of Barbara Sisson, Charleston, WV.

Day One
Friday, March 23, 2018 at 9:30 am ET
 

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Featured over 2,000 antique and modern paperweights including Baccarat, Clichy, St. Louis, Boston & Sandwich Glass Co., New England Glass Co., Kaziun,Ysart and other American studio artists, Millville/South Jersey, an extensive selection of Degenhart, St. Clair, Blenko, Pairpoint, English, Italian, advertising, &c.; historical/figural glass including World’s Fair and political; large collection of Degenhart figural glass in every color made, most purchased directly from Elizabeth Degenhart; plus more. 

NOTE: Special uncatalogued session on Thursday, March 22 beginning at 1:00 pm comprising the final installment of the Kleppinger estate collection featuring over 250 box lots of ruby-stained and other EAPG, plus tray lots of glass from the Sisson collection.
 
 
Day Two
Saturday, March 24, 2018 at 9:30 am ET
 
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Over 300 antique pocket watches of all types plus watch chains and accessories; 1,500+ antique/vintage hatpins and stickpins plus holders; huge collection of

vintage costume jewelry including Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Czech, Austrian, 100s of glass-bead necklaces, signed designer, mid-century, sterling silver, etc.; Victorian and fine jewelry including cameos, painted porcelain, bar pins, diamond and other rings, &c. There will be a selection of uncatalogued costume jewelry sold at the end of the auction. 

 


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Two-Day Antiques, Fine & Decorative Arts Auction

Day One

Friday, April 27, 2018 at 9:30 am ET

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Featured material from the collections of the late Wagner Thielens, New York, NY; the Izzo family, Elkins Park, PA; Arlene Rabin and John Whelden, New Tripoli, PA; Bob and Margie Skromme, Celina, OH; Mr. & Mrs. Larry Lipsky, Brooklyn, NY; Ellen O’Brien, Sarasota, FL; plus others. American art glass including Tiffany, Quezal, Durand, Steuben, Honesdale, the Rabin/Whelden collection of Imperial Free-Hand including pieces exhibited in 2004 at Wheaton Village, Dorflinger, Wave Crest, &c.; European art glass including French and English cameo, Loetz and other Bohemian, &c.; the Skromme lifetime collection of over 400 peg lamps of all types plus 1,000 antique brass candlesticks; fine cut glass; Lalique and Baccarat figures; studio glass; plus more. 
 
Auction Preview Dates/Times:
April 25*- 26 from 10:00 am to 6 pm ET
April 27 from 8 am ET until end of auction
*Monthly Appraisal Day: April 25 from 1 pm to 4 pm ET.
Consignment Deadline: CLOSED
 
 
Day Two
Saturday, April 28, 2018 at 9:30 am ET
 

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Featured property from the estates of Nicholas de Belleville Katzenbach, Princeton, NJ; John D. Ralston, Staunton, VA; C. L. “Louie” and Betty Van Fossen, Staunton, VA; the Izzo family, Elkins Park, PA; Ervin and Mary Ruddick, Washington, DC and Weyers Cave, VA; John Clarence and Nina Deal Fogg, Kennett Square, PA; William Wayt Gibbs, Staunton, VA; Spencer Kellogg Neale, Gordonsville, VA; and Mildred Schneider, North Platt, NE; property deaccessioned from the Reeves Collection, Washington and Lee University, to benefit the Acquisitions Fund; and Mildred Schneider, North Platt, NE; as well as material from the private collections of Gary and Dr. Joy Graham, Winchester, VA; Mildred Graves, West River, MD; Patricia and the late Robert “Bob” Costa, Deland, FL; Susan T. Duerson, Lynchburg, VA; Barbara Wright, Charlottesville, VA; Joe and Debra Wombwell, Lynchburg, VA; plus others. British and Continental furniture and accessories; paintings, prints, and statuary; Asian material of all types; fine silver and jewelry; 18th & 19th century ceramics; good collection of American art pottery; &c. 

Auction Preview Dates/Times:
April 25*- 26 from 10 am to 6 pm ET
April 27-28 from 8 am ET until end of auction
*Monthly Appraisal Day: April 25 from 1 pm to 4 pm ET.
Consignment Deadline: CLOSED
 

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Two-Day 18th & 19th Century Glass & Lighting Auction 

Day One
Friday, May 25, 2018 at 1:00 pm ET
 
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Featured a 40-year Pittsburgh area collection, part four of the Barbara Sisson collection, Charleston, WV, plus others. Early kerosene lighting including Sandwich Onion and cut overlay lamps, rare burners and set-ups, other good parts, &c.; free-blown and blown-molded wares; collection of early American and European cut glass including rare Pittsburgh pieces; collection of over 50 glass parade staffs, walking sticks, and canes; cut overlay and opaline glass; antique paperweights; 18th century English and other wine glasses; plus more.
 
Auction Preview Dates/Times:
May 23*-25 from 10 am to 6 pm ET
*Monthly Appraisal Day: May 23 from 1 pm to 4 pm ET.
Consignment Deadline: CLOSED
 
 
Day Two
Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 9:30 am ET
 

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Featured the Wagner Thielens estate collection of New York, NY including many pieces purchased from Abraham & May. An incredible collection of early colored pressed glass including over 50 vases, 30+ covered egg cups/pomades, many spooners/spill holders, other extremely rare EAPG, open salts, decanters, &c.; colored and colorless early lighting including whale oil and fluid lamps, and candlesticks; extremely rare covered lacy salts including opaque blue and opalescent examples; other pressed lacy; rare commercial and other cologne bottles; colorless flint EAPG; plus more. 

Auction Preview Dates/Times:
May 23*-25 from 10 am to 6 pm ET
May 26 from 8 am ET until end of auction
*Monthly Appraisal Day: May 23 from 1 pm to 4 pm ET.
Consignment Deadline: CLOSED
 

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34th Semi-Annual Americana & Fine Antiques Auction
Featuring Virginia and the South

Day One
Friday, June 22, 2018 at 1:00 pm ET
 
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Featuring the extensive library of the late Ivor Noel Hume (1927-2017), distinguished scholar, author, and former director of the Department of Archaeological Research at Colonial Williamsburg. With volumes ranging from the 17th to 21st centuries, this represents one of the finest archaeological research libraries in private hands.  
 
On Friday June 22, 2018 ceramics scholar, archaeologist, Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries (FSA), and editor of Ceramics in America, Robert Hunter will be presenting a tribute to Ivor Noel Hume at 12:30 pm preceding the sale of Ivor Noel Hume's personal research library at 1:00 pm.
 
Auction Preview Dates/Times:
June 20*-22 from 10 am to 6 pm ET
*Monthly Appraisal Day: June 20 from 1 pm to 4 pm ET
Consignment Deadline: CLOSED
 
 
Day Two
Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 9:30 am ET
 
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Featuring a special selection of over 50 antiquarian maps deaccessioned by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation with proceeds to benefit the Collections and Acquisitions Funds, many examples from the William C. Wooldridge collection, published in Mapping Virginia: From the Age of Exploration to the Civil War; property deaccessioned by the Tudor Place Foundation, Washington, DC, to benefit the Collections and Conservation Funds; property deaccessioned from the Reeves Collection, Washington and Lee University, to benefit the Acquisitions Fund; also featuring property from the estates of Mary Lou Collins, Alexandria, VA; Ervin & Mary Ruddick, Washington, DC and Weyers Cave, VA; C. L. “Louie” and Betty Van Fossen, Staunton, VA; John Clarence and Nina Deal Fogg, Kennett Square, PA; William Wayt Gibbs, Staunton, VA; Spencer Kellogg Neale, Gordonsville, VA; as well as material from the private collections of the Desapri family, Granville, OH; Susan T. Duerson, Lynchburg, VA; Barbara Wright, Charlottesville, VA; Joe 
and Debra Wombwell, Lynchburg, VA; plus others. Comprising our usual fine selection of rare Virginia & other Southern material; 18th & 19th century formal and country furniture; American fine & decorative arts; folk pottery; 19th century coin silver; Shenandoah Valley and other folk art; &c. We are accepting consignments for this auction until April 21, 2018. Watch for more details and preview photos. 
 
Auction Preview Dates/Times:
June 20*-22 from 10 am to 6 pm ET
June 23 from 8 am ET until end of auction
*Monthly Appraisal Day: June 20 from 1 pm to 4 pm ET
Consignment Deadline: CLOSED
 
 
 

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Annual Textiles & Sewing Auction

Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 9:30 am ET

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Including material from the collection of Ruth D. Hunter, Richmond, VA; the collection of the late Irene Sarnelle, Staunton, VA; deaccessions from the Virginia Quilt Museum Museum and the Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts (MESDA), to benefit the Collections and Acquisitions Funds; plus others.

Featuring quilts; coverlets; other bedcovers; samplers; antique and vintage clothing; antique lace and accessories; sewing tools and accessories; &c.

We are accepting consignments to this auction until June 8.

Auction Preview Dates/Times:
July 11*-13: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm ET
July 14: 8:00 am ET until end of auction
*Monthly Appraisal Day: July 11: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm ET
Consignment Deadline: June 8, 2018
 
 
 
 

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Summer 19th & 20th Century Glass & Lighting

Day One

Friday, July 27, 2018 at 9:30 am ET

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Featuring the outstanding kerosene lighting collection of the late Thomas R. Golden, Wilmington, DE. Comprising rare early kerosene lighting including four marriage lamps, marbrie loops, latticinos, cut overlays, and reed ovals; Victorian opalescent including examples with matching chimneys and finger lamps; rare figural stand and finger lamps; miniature lamps; large selection of hanging lamps including rare “End of Day” Bullseye shade library lamp; many good parts including shades, burners, and chimneys; plus more. The full, detailed catalogue will be available at jeffreysevans.com around July 17, 2018.

Note: Thursday, July 26, 2018 at 4:00 pm ET - Uncatalogued session featuring material from the Golden collection and the late Frank McWright including assorted stand, finger, and hanging lamps, a large selection of lamp parts of all types including burners, chimneys, shades, frames and other hanging parts, &c.

Auction Preview Dates/Times:
July 25*-26: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm ET
July 27: 8:00 am ET until end of auction 
*Monthly Appraisal Day: July 26: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm ET
Consignment Deadline: CLOSED
 
Day Two
Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 9:30 am ET
 
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Featuring the Greentown glass collection of Joyce Freed, Chester, VA; selections from the collection of Patricia and the late Robert “Bob” Costa, Deland, FL; a Bel Air, MD collection; a Raleigh, NC collection; plus others. The auction will also include a large selection of Victorian glass of all types including collections of syrups, cruets, glass baskets, and tumblers; Mt. Washington Burmese; other art glass; a collection of milk glass including a Boar’s Head covered dish; cut glass; plus more. The full, detailed catalogue will be available at jeffreysevans.com around July 17, 2018.
 
Auction Preview Dates/Times:
July 25*-26: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm ET
July 27-28: 8:00 am ET until end of auction 
*Monthly Appraisal Day: July 26: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm ET
Consignment Deadline: CLOSED

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Two-Day Summer Variety Auction

Day One: Special Single-Owner Sale
The 50-plus year collection of the late Joan M. Wentz, Germansville, PA
Friday, August 24, 2018 9:30 am ET
 
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Featuring American folk and decorative art, including weathervanes, portraits, powder horns, and rare toleware; Holiday decorations, including Christmas and Easter articles, ornaments, candy containers, and toys; lighting, including over 130 miniature lamps; glass, including examples by Daum Nancy, Galle, and Steuben, as well as barber bottles, early blown and pressed forms, and EAPG; early ceramics, including children’s articles, spatterware, Gaudy Dutch, Delft, transferware, majolica, and an excellent group of rare Rabbitware; stoneware and earthenware; textiles, including samplers, quilts, sewing tools, and accessories; plus more. The full, detailed catalogue will be available at jeffreysevans.com around August 15.
 
Auction Preview Dates/Times:
August 22*-23: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm ET
August 24-25: 8:00 am ET until end of auction
*Monthly Appraisal Day: August 22: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm ET
Consignment Deadline: June 23, 2018
 
 
Day Two
Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 9:30 am ET
 
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Featuring our usual wide selection of country furniture and accessories, folk art, toys, clocks, vintage and antique posters, country store and advertising, Civil War and other historical material, ceramics and glass, plus more. The full, detailed catalogue will be available at jeffreysevans.com around August 15.
 
Auction Preview Dates/Times:
August 22*-23: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm ET
August 24-25: 8:00 am ET until end of auction
*Monthly Appraisal Day: August 22: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm ET
Consignment Deadline: June 23, 2018

 


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Fall Auction of EAPG & other 19th Century Glass & Lighting

Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 10:00 am ET
Friday, September 28, 2018 at 1:00 pm ET
Saturday, September 29, 2018 at 9:30 am ET
 

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Featuring the collection of Carl F. and Jean L. Gortzig, Ithaca, NY, the collection of the late Jerry Winfrey, Smithville, TN, plus others. We are accepting select consignments for this auction until July 28. Watch for details and preview photos.

Auction Preview Dates/Times:
September 26-28*: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm ET
September 29: 8:00 am ET until end of auction
*Monthly Appraisal Day: September 26: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Consignment Deadline: July 28, 2018
 
 
 
 
 

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Fine & Decorative Arts Auction

Friday, October 12, 2018 TBD
Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 9:30 am ET
 
Details and preview photos forthcoming.
 
Auction Preview Dates/Times:
October 10*-11 : 10:00 am to 6:00 pm ET
October 12-13: 8:00 am ET until end of auction
*Monthly Appraisal Day: October 10: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm ET
Consignment Deadline: August 11, 2018
 

 


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Important Single-Owner Collection of 19th Century American Glass & Lighting: The collection of the late Alvina Breckel of Oley, PA and Winnetka, IL

This auction represents one of the finest collections to come to the market since the landmark William J. Elsholz auctions in 1986/87. We will produce a special printed catalogue for this sale. 

Day One

Thursday, November 8, 2018 at 1:00 pm ET

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Comprising the Breckel cup plate collection being the finest offered since the dispersal of the Elsholz collection. The Breckel's purchased some of the most iconic pieces at the Elsholz auctions including the legendary Lee/Rose No. 560 round Washington cup plate. The collection includes numerous unique examples including the Lee/Rose No. 64-X Parker White which they purchased at our auction of the Leon Powell collection in 2007. Mr. Powell had acquired it at the 1986 Elsholz auction. We will produce a special printed catalogue for this auction. The full, detailed catalogues will also be available at jeffreysevans.com around October 30.

Auction Preview Dates/Times:
November 7*: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm ET
November 8: 10:00 am ET until end of auction
*Monthly Appraisal Day: November 7: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm ET
Consignment Deadline: CLOSED
 
 
Day Two

Friday, November 9, 2018 at 9:30 am ET

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The lacy-period salts and children’s toys represent the finest collection sold since the Elsholz auctions. Salts include numerous unique examples including the Neal HL-4 Henry Clay in deep slate blue, ex-Elsholz collection. Children’s toys are highlighted by many of the great rarities from the Elsholz collection. Early lighting devices include twelve different cup-plate-base whale oil lamps, many ex-Elsholz. There are many extremely rare colored candlesticks and vases. And the list goes on and on. Watch for further details and preview photos. We will produce a special printed catalogue for this auction. The full, detailed catalogues will also be available at jeffreysevans.com around October 30.

Auction Preview Dates/Times:
November 7-8*: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm ET
November 9: 8:00 am ET until end of auction
*Monthly Appraisal Day: November 7: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm ET
Consignment Deadline: CLOSED
 
 

34th Semi-Annual Americana & Fine Antiques Auction
Featuring Virginia and the South

Friday, November 9 and Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 9:30 am ET

Preview photos forthcoming.

Featuring our usual fine selection of rare Virginia & other Southern material; 18th & 19th century formal and country furniture; American fine & decorative arts; folk pottery; 19th century coin silver; Shenandoah Valley and other folk art; &c. We are accepting consignments for this auction until September 8, 2018. Watch for more details and preview photos. The full, detailed catalogue will be available at jeffreysevans.com around October 31.

Auction Preview Dates/Times:
November 7-8*: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm ET
November 9-10: 8:00 am ET until end of auction
*Monthly Appraisal Day: November 7: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm ET
Consignment Deadline: September 8, 2018
 
 

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Special Winter Auction

Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 9:30 am ET

Details and preview photos forthcoming.

Auction Preview Dates/Times:
November 28*-30: 10:00 am to 6:00 pm ET
December 1: 8:00 am ET until end of auction
*Monthly Appraisal Day: November 28: 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm ET
Consignment Deadline: October 3,2018
 
 
 

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