Archive for March, 2008

$4.1 MILLION WORTH OF HOLLYWOOD MEMORABILIA SOLD AT PROFILES IN HISTORY HOLLYWOOD AUCTION

$4.1 MILLION WORTH OF HOLLYWOOD MEMORABILIA SOLD AT PROFILES IN HISTORY HOLLYWOOD AUCTION

. March 30, 2008

Calabasas, CA – Profiles in History offered over 1100 iconic Hollywood items at a two day Hollywood memorabilia auction — March 27 & 28, 2008. TOP 30 AUCTION HIGHLIGHTS: $345,000.00 King Kong six-sheet movie poster. $126,500.00 Leaping Alien Warrior figure from Aliens. $115,000.00 “Ming the Merciless” cape from Flash Gordon. (Univ., 1936) $115,000.00 Hydraulic screen-used […]

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LiveAuctioneers.com top 5 lots for February

LiveAuctioneers.com top 5 lots for February

. March 29, 2008

New York – Results are drawn from LiveAuctioneers.com’s more than 675 affiliate auction houses across the globe. The company’s database is updated daily with new hammer prices, and represents one of the Web’s most up-to-date resources available. Gent’s Rolex Explorer II wristwatch Sold at Clars’ Fabulous February Auction, Feb. 2-3. The top Internet lot was […]

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Glass shimmers at Green Valley winter sale

Glass shimmers at Green Valley winter sale

. March 29, 2008

MT. CRAWFORD, Va. – Green Valley hosted its sixth annual winter auction of glass and lighting Jan. 25-27, selling more than 3,500 pieces in 1,804 lots over four sessions. The sale was conducted at the firm’s auction galleries in Mt. Crawford, Va., located in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley, and was also available on […]

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Fine jewelry at Bonhams, April 22

Fine jewelry at Bonhams, April 22

. March 29, 2008

New York – Collectors and admirers of vintage estate jewelry are looking forward to the April 22 auction of fine jewelry at Bonham’s, preceded by previews in Bonhams’ showrooms in Los Angeles and San Francisco before coming to New York City where the preview and simulcast sale will take place in the auctioneer’s new Manhattan […]

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Bibliophile Sale including Conjuring and Magic

Bibliophile Sale including Conjuring and Magic

. March 29, 2008

Bloomsbury’s Bibliophile sale with its distinctive orange cover (3rd April), is particularly noteworthy for its strong Conjuring section. Last year Bloomsbury had a whole sale dedicated to Magic books which attracted magicians from all over the country; the wires were humming with bids from the United States and Europe. Unrelated to conjuring, but no less […]

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