Archive for April, 2010

Astronaut Scholarship Foundation’s (ASF) Online Auction of Astronaut Experiences & Memorabilia

Astronaut Scholarship Foundation’s (ASF) Online Auction of Astronaut Experiences & Memorabilia

. April 29, 2010

Hall of Fame Astronaut Buzz Aldrin may have hung up his dancing shoes but now he is putting himself on the auction block to raise money for college scholarships for top engineering and science students through the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation’s (ASF) online Auction of Astronaut Experiences & Memorabilia at www.astronautscholarship.org/auction. The auction, which opens tomorrow […]

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PROPERTY DOCUMENTS SIGNED BY ELVIS PRESLEY, PLUS STAR WARS COLLECTIBLES, LEAD THE WAY AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS, APR. 23-25

PROPERTY DOCUMENTS SIGNED BY ELVIS PRESLEY, PLUS STAR WARS COLLECTIBLES, LEAD THE WAY AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS, APR. 23-25

. April 29, 2010

(OCEANSIDE, N.Y.) – Several property documents signed by Elvis Presley – to include the original contract to purchase Graceland in 1957 – plus Star Wars collectibles combined to lead the charge at a huge three-day multi-estate sale held Apr. 23-25 by Philip Weiss Auctions. The sale was held in the firm’s spacious gallery facility, located […]

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Charles Miller Ltd Maritime & Scientific Models, Instruments & Art Sale Results

Charles Miller Ltd Maritime & Scientific Models, Instruments & Art Sale Results

. April 29, 2010

Auction held at 25 Blythe Road, London W14 on April 28, 2010 GRAND TOTAL: £414,300 LOTS OFFERED: 236 % SOLD: 91% LOT PRICE ESTIMATES BUYER 249 £57,600 £40,000/60,000 Private A monumental 1:48 scale dockyard model of the 1st class armoured cruiser H M S Leviathan, built by John Brown & Co. Ltd, Clydebank for the […]

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Bonhams Announces Dedicated Auction of Orientalist Art in Dubai

Bonhams Announces Dedicated Auction of Orientalist Art in Dubai

. April 29, 2010

Bonhams is proud to announce the largest ever dedicated sale of Orientalist Art in Dubai on May 13, 2010 which includes masterpieces from renowned European and American artists from the 19th and 20th Centuries. This exhibition and sale will showcase some of the most important examples in private hands. Highlights from the sale include artists […]

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Bonhams Appoints David Swig to US Motoring Department

Bonhams Appoints David Swig to US Motoring Department

. April 29, 2010

Bonhams is delighted to announce that David Swig has been welcomed to the US Motoring Department team, augmenting the already renowned expertise of one of the world’s oldest and most capable auction houses. David Swig, a San Francisco native, is a lifelong automobile enthusiast and a regular participant in historic car activities including circuit racing, […]

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