Archive for October, 2007

MISSING SECTION OF WORLDS MOST FAMOUS METEORITE TO BE OFFERED AT BONHAMS AUCTION IN NEW YORK OCT. 28

MISSING SECTION OF WORLDS MOST FAMOUS METEORITE TO BE OFFERED AT BONHAMS AUCTION IN NEW YORK OCT. 28

. October 6, 2007

The Absent End Piece of 15.5-Ton Willamette Meteorite at NY’s American Museum of Natural History Highlights First Ever Meteorite Auction On Sunday, Oct. 28 in New York, the conspicuously missing end piece of the Willamette Meteorite—the most famous meteorite in the world and a showpiece of the American Museum of Natural History in New York—will […]

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Auctions International Inc. Signs First American Car Dealer Through AutoBidLive Subsidiary

Auctions International Inc. Signs First American Car Dealer Through AutoBidLive Subsidiary

. October 6, 2007

Auctions International Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AUCI), a technology company that owns and markets proprietary software to enable real time online auctions of virtually any product or commodity for use by the wholesale market, announced that it has signed its first American car dealership through its subsidiary AutoBidLive. The dealership is Midgette Auto Sales out of Harbinger, […]

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ANCIENT JEWELLERY HOLDS NEW INTEREST AT BONHAMS AS GOLD PRICE HITS 28 YEAR HIGH

ANCIENT JEWELLERY HOLDS NEW INTEREST AT BONHAMS AS GOLD PRICE HITS 28 YEAR HIGH

. October 5, 2007

With gold at a 28-year high – $755 an ounce this week – Bonhams Antiquities Sale on October 26 in New Bond Street takes on added interest as the sale features an array of stunning ancient gold jewellery. The value and fascination that gold holds is an ancient one, almost as old as the history […]

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IMAGE OF A FORMER SHAH OF IRAN PAINTED WHILE VISITING QUEEN VICTORIA FOR SALE AT BONHAMS

IMAGE OF A FORMER SHAH OF IRAN PAINTED WHILE VISITING QUEEN VICTORIA FOR SALE AT BONHAMS

. October 5, 2007

PAINTING OF JEWEL-ENCRUSTED MONARCH WHICH ADORNED BRITISH BANK Bonhams next sale of Indian and Islamic Art on 25th October includes a fascinating portrait of His Imperial Majesty Nasr al-Din Shah Qajar, the Persian Shah from 1848 to 1896 – painted during a State visit to England in 1889. Ironically, it was this association with Great […]

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BONHAMS SALE EXCEEDS EXPECTATIONS AT BEAULIEU

BONHAMS SALE EXCEEDS EXPECTATIONS AT BEAULIEU

. October 5, 2007

set of results at the annual Beaulieu Autojumble sale. The most successful auction ever to be held at the Autojumble marked the tenth year that the Bonhams’ team has held sales at Beaulieu. The sale realised £1.6-million with an impressive 93% sold by value. The top two cars, both archetypal VSCC examples, sold for double […]

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