Archive for January, 2008

Historic Alcatraz Indian Flag to be Auctioned by PBA Galleries of San Francisco

Historic Alcatraz Indian Flag to be Auctioned by PBA Galleries of San Francisco

. January 2, 2008

On January 24th, 2008, nearly three decades after it flew over the Indian-occupied island of Alcatraz in San Francisco Bay, the flag that hung from the prison guard tower will once again be available for public viewing when sold at auction by PBA Galleries. Designed by Lulie Nall, a Penobscot Indian who was living in […]

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Bidz.com, Inc. Announces Repurchase of Shares

Bidz.com, Inc. Announces Repurchase of Shares

. January 2, 2008

Bidz.com (NASDAQ:BIDZ), a leading online auctioneer of jewelry, announced today that it has repurchased 100,000 shares of its common stock in the open market for a total purchase price of $886,000. The repurchased shares represent approximately 0.4% of the Company’s estimated 24.6 million outstanding shares as of December 31, 2007, and were repurchased at an […]

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Christies New York Sales Highlights for January 2008

Christies New York Sales Highlights for January 2008

. January 2, 2008

Open House – January 14 This sale offers a unique opportunity to acquire original Post-War and Contemporary works of art with estimates ranging from $1,000 to $60,000. Post-War masters such as Robert Rauschenberg, Jim Dine, Andy Warhol and Sam Francis will be featured alongside some of today’s hottest contemporary artists including Kara Walker, Glen Ligon, […]

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Bonhams & Butterfields 2007 Collector’s Motorcars and Motorcycles

Bonhams & Butterfields 2007 Collector’s Motorcars and Motorcycles

. January 1, 2008

Collector’s Motorcars logged a particularly successful sales year, smashing world records at every turn in 2007. The firm’s annual Brookline sale achieved a world auction record as a 1923 Rolls-Royce Springfield Silver Ghost Piccadilly Roadster brought $342,500, followed by thunderous applause at the Lars Andersen Auto Museum. “We had an amazing sale this year at […]

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