Treasurer's office to hold eBay auction

November 26, 2009 1:16:43 PM PST
The Illinois Treasurer's Office will hold an auction on eBay.It will sell about 60 items that have been recovered from abandoned safety deposit boxes at financial institutions The items include jewelry, watches and coins.

State law says if owners can't be located in a five-year period, the contents go to the state treasurer's office.

The items will be auctioned on eBay and can be located through the office web site at