Archive for June, 2014

SODAS, BITTERS, BACK BARS, MEDICINES, WHISKEY FIFTHS AND FLASKS AND ADVERTISING PIECES WILL ALL BE OFFERED BY AMERICAN BOTTLE AUCTIONS

SODAS, BITTERS, BACK BARS, MEDICINES, WHISKEY FIFTHS AND FLASKS AND ADVERTISING PIECES WILL ALL BE OFFERED BY AMERICAN BOTTLE AUCTIONS

. June 12, 2014

In all, nearly 200 lots will come up for bid in Auction #60, which starts July 11, ends July 20. SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Nearly 200 lots – many of them rare and highly collectible bottles, to include sodas, bitters, back bars, medicines, whiskey fifths and flasks, plus advertising items and other spirits and poisons – […]

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Haunting Nevinson works headline two sales at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions this summer

Haunting Nevinson works headline two sales at Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions this summer

. June 12, 2014

An early painting from Nevinson’s rare series of aerial battles, Bridge of the Thames, will appear at auction for the first time on Friday 27th June. A print of The Road from Arras to Bapaume, purchased by Captain Samuel Davenport Charles (1886-1962) in 1919 as an evocative memento of his service in Arras, will also […]

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500+ QUALITY LOTS FROM PROMINENT ESTATES AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS WILL BE SOLD IN TIM’S ONLINE-ONLY FATHER’S DAY EXRAVAGANZA AUCTION

500+ QUALITY LOTS FROM PROMINENT ESTATES AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS WILL BE SOLD IN TIM’S ONLINE-ONLY FATHER’S DAY EXRAVAGANZA AUCTION

. June 11, 2014

The event will be held on Father’s Day, June 15, as it has every year since Tim’s dad’s passing. BRISTOL, Conn. – More than 500 quality lots comprising thousands of items will be sold in an online-only Father’s Day Extravaganza Auction slated for Sunday, June 15th, starting promptly at 5 p.m., Eastern time. The auction […]

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MUSEUM-QUALITY THOMAS WEBB & SONS ENGLISH CAMEO ART GLASS VASE BRINGS $260,000 AT THE SALE OF PART 2 OF THE RIEGER COLLECTION, MAY 29

MUSEUM-QUALITY THOMAS WEBB & SONS ENGLISH CAMEO ART GLASS VASE BRINGS $260,000 AT THE SALE OF PART 2 OF THE RIEGER COLLECTION, MAY 29

. June 9, 2014

It was the most paid for a single item in the history of Woody Auction, based in Douglass, Kan. WICHITA, Kan. – A museum-quality, finely carved English cameo art glass vase by Thomas Webb, 9 ½ inches tall and boasting a figural rendering signed “G. Woodall 1887,” soared to $260,000 at Part 2 of the […]

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The Taste of Victory: Churchill’s Favourite Pol Roger

The Taste of Victory: Churchill’s Favourite Pol Roger

. June 9, 2014

Two magnums of Pol Roger Cuvee Sir Winston Churchill 1986, that pay homage to Sir Winston Churchill and his favourite champagne, will complement cases and single bottles of wine in Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions Fine Wine auction on Wednesday 18 June at their saleroom in London’s Mayfair. Sir Winston Churchill famously enjoyed life’s luxuries, “Winston […]

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