Archive for April, 2008

Collection of Serial Number One Corvettes

Collection of Serial Number One Corvettes

. April 14, 2008

MECUM has announced the sale of three Serial Number One Corvettes at the upcoming Bloomington Gold High Performance Auction June 27-28 in St. Charles, Illinois. The collection includes a 1955, 1956 and 1957 Corvette. “This is the only collection of three sequential serial one Corvettes known to exist in the world“ says Dana Mecum. The […]

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Childhood’s Precious Metal For Sale At Bonhams

Childhood’s Precious Metal For Sale At Bonhams

. April 13, 2008

All that glisters is not gold. Tin can be more valuable – and – there has never been a better time to invest in tinplate toys. Bonhams’ next Sale of Toys on 14 May in Knightsbridge, London will provide investors and collectors with a golden opportunity to acquire some of these rare and valuable playthings […]

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Sotheby’s New York Sale of Magnificent Bordeaux and Burgundy From an Important Private Cellar Brings $6,134,035

Sotheby’s New York Sale of Magnificent Bordeaux and Burgundy From an Important Private Cellar Brings $6,134,035

. April 13, 2008

New York, NY – Sotheby’s sale of Magnificent Bordeaux and Burgundy from an Important Private Cellar, featuring the greatest collection of rare Domaine de la Romanée-Conti wines ever offered by Sotheby’s, sold for $6,134,035 (est. $3.7/5.5 million*) making it the auction house’s third highest value single-owner wine sale worldwide. The sale attracted the interest of […]

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Hollywood Poster Auction Surpasses $250,000

Hollywood Poster Auction Surpasses $250,000

. April 13, 2008

The sixth semi-annual Hollywood Poster Auction was held March 15 at the Marriott Hotel O’Hare Airport Chicago, Illinois, with sales surpassing a quarter of a million dollars! The seventh semi-annual auction will be September 27 at the same hotel. Partners Morris Everett, Jr. (The Last Moving Picture Company); John Ours, Jr. (Paragon); and Cory Glaberson […]

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Arrowhead Bluffs Museum Winchester Gun Collection To Sell At Auction

Arrowhead Bluffs Museum Winchester Gun Collection To Sell At Auction

. April 12, 2008

Auction includes historic and antique firearms. The entire Winchester collection of the Arrowhead Bluffs Museum will be sold at unreserved public auction April 18-19, 2008, at Kull & Supica Firearms Auction in Topeka Kansas. Over 1,000 antique, collectable & sporting firearms will sell Friday and Saturday in the 1,500 lot auction. The Wabasha, MN, based […]

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