March, 2010

EXTREMELY RARE 1899 UMC FACTORY BULLET BOARD IN EXCELLENT CONDITION BRINGS $11,769 IN ONLINE SALE HELD BY SOLDUSA.COM

EXTREMELY RARE 1899 UMC FACTORY BULLET BOARD IN EXCELLENT CONDITION BRINGS $11,769 IN ONLINE SALE HELD BY SOLDUSA.COM

(MATTHEWS, N.C.) – An exceedingly rare 1899 United Metal Cartridge Company factory bullet board in excellent condition sold for $11,769 in an Internet and catalog auction that ended Mar. 20-21 by SoldUSA.com. It was the first of two variations and the rarer variety, better known as the “Elk Scene” board. It was also the top […]

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Queen Victoria Stockings Auctioned in Edinburgh

Queen Victoria Stockings Auctioned in Edinburgh

A pair of Queen Victoria’s black and white hand-stitched silk stockings have been sold at Lyon and Turnbull for almost £700, in Edinburgh. The hammer price was £690 as part of a fine antiques sale. Lyon and Turnbull said the sale of the underwear, attracted interest from “Victoriana” collectors worldwide. Specialist Lee Young said: “Examples […]

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Superman Comic Auctioned for $1.5 Million

Superman Comic Auctioned for $1.5 Million

A 1938 Superman comic has sold for $1.5 million in an online auction. The comic, which originally cost 10 cents, was sold by comic experts ComicConnect.com and went to an anonymous bidder. It is one of around only 100 copies of this issue, but was in very good condition. Stephen Fishler founder of ComicConnect explained […]

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Archives International to Auction Banknotes, Stocks, Bonds and Security Printing Ephemera

Archives International to Auction Banknotes, Stocks, Bonds and Security Printing Ephemera

Archives International Auctions and Dr.Robert Schwartz announce the auction of rare and historic worldwide banknotes, security printing ephemera, stocks and bonds from the American Bank Note Company archives to take place in Englewood, New Jersey April 15th and 16th, 2010. Dr.Robert Schwartz, President of Archives International Auctions, originated the well received American Bank Note Company […]

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