Archive for June, 2008

Kirk Kremer Collection Sold At Auction

Kirk Kremer Collection Sold At Auction

. June 1, 2008

The auction featured important Kremer family heirlooms, including a 1779 land indenture signed by Sarah Mickley, who has a close connection to United States history. During the Revolutionary War, when British troops overtook Philadelphia in 1777, Philadelphia’s Executive Council immediately ordered that eleven bells – the Liberty Bell (then called the State House Bell) along […]

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Pook & Pook June Auction

Pook & Pook June Auction

. June 1, 2008

The Pook & Pook, Inc., June 12 and 13, variety sale will include items from a Philadelphia Educational Institution and a Pennsylvania Historical Society. The 1,400 plus lots, to begin being sold at 10 a.m. both days, will showcase American period, formal and painted country furniture, fine porcelains, textiles, silver, pottery, firearms, collectibles and numerous […]

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Mastro Auctions To Offer Sports And Americana Collectibles

Mastro Auctions To Offer Sports And Americana Collectibles

. June 1, 2008

Since Mastro Auctions introduced its Classic Collector events a couple years ago, the sales have been a bonafide industry hit. Never has that fact been more obvious than when Mastro Auctions prepared for its June Classic Collector event. According to Doug Allen, COO and president of Mastro Auctions, consignments for the June sale were closed […]

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