Archive for February, 2015

Myers Mar. 8 Auction Stars Chinese Antiques from 19th C. Trove, Art from Fabled 1892 Borghese Sale

Myers Mar. 8 Auction Stars Chinese Antiques from 19th C. Trove, Art from Fabled 1892 Borghese Sale

. February 27, 2015

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (LAPRS) – Imagine the grandeur of an auction held onsite at Palazzo Borghese, home to the noble and Vatican-connected Borghese clan. Take it a step further and pretend the auction offerings include actual artworks and other family treasures from the stately Roman palace and library. Just such a thing happened in 1892, […]

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A SPRING ESTATES AUCTION PACKED WITH OVER 1,000 PREMIER LOTS IN MANY CATEGORIES WILL BE SOLD MARCH 21-22 AT AHLERS & OGLETREE IN ATLANTA

A SPRING ESTATES AUCTION PACKED WITH OVER 1,000 PREMIER LOTS IN MANY CATEGORIES WILL BE SOLD MARCH 21-22 AT AHLERS & OGLETREE IN ATLANTA

. February 27, 2015

Along with antiques and collectibles, a prime 24-acre parcel of riverfront land will also be sold. ATLANTA, Ga. – Ahlers & Ogletree Auction Gallery will usher in the spring with a two-day estates auction on March 21st and 22nd that’s filled with more than 1,000 premier lots ranging from Asian objects to original works of […]

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Regal Sarcophagus will Hold Court in Ancient Resource’s March 8 Fine Ancient Artifacts Auction

Regal Sarcophagus will Hold Court in Ancient Resource’s March 8 Fine Ancient Artifacts Auction

. February 27, 2015

MONTROSE, Calif. – Among antiquities connoisseurs, there are two non-negotiables when considering a new acquisition: authenticity and the assurance that a dealer will stand behind their merchandise. It was those two principles that served as the foundation for Gabriel Vandervort’s Ancient Resource auction house. A former writer and producer of ancient-history documentaries for History Channel, […]

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UNRESTORED COPY OF BATMAN #1 (DC COMICS, SPRING 1940) BRINGS $237,300 AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS, FEB. 15; BATMAN #2, GRADED 9.2, FETCHES $39,550

UNRESTORED COPY OF BATMAN #1 (DC COMICS, SPRING 1940) BRINGS $237,300 AT PHILIP WEISS AUCTIONS, FEB. 15; BATMAN #2, GRADED 9.2, FETCHES $39,550

. February 26, 2015

The copy of Batman #1 was a record for its 7.5 grade; the auction was held in Lynbrook, N.Y. LYNBROOK, N.Y. – An unrestored copy of Batman #1 (DC Comics, spring 1940), graded 7.5 out of 10 for condition and considered one of the most desirable of all comic books, soared to $237,300 at a […]

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HUNDREDS OF ANTIQUE AND COLLECTIBLE ITEMS FROM THE LIVING ESTATE OF MR. & MRS. FRANK HUDSON OF BIRMINGHAM, ALA., WILL BE SOLD MARCH 6th-7th

HUNDREDS OF ANTIQUE AND COLLECTIBLE ITEMS FROM THE LIVING ESTATE OF MR. & MRS. FRANK HUDSON OF BIRMINGHAM, ALA., WILL BE SOLD MARCH 6th-7th

. February 25, 2015

The auction will be conducted by Stevens Auction Company, at their gallery in Aberdeen, Miss. ABERDEEN, Miss. – The living estate of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Hudson of Birmingham, Ala. – a couple that was renowned nationwide for having operated as Hudson’s Antiques & Auctions for over 33 in the building next to their mansion-style […]

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MORE THAN 900 LOTS OF NATIVE AMERICAN AND WESTERN ARTIFACTS, ART & RELATED COLLECTIBLES WILL BE SOLD AT BIG SPRING PHOENIX, MARCH 7th-8th

MORE THAN 900 LOTS OF NATIVE AMERICAN AND WESTERN ARTIFACTS, ART & RELATED COLLECTIBLES WILL BE SOLD AT BIG SPRING PHOENIX, MARCH 7th-8th

. February 24, 2015

The auction will be held by Allard Auctions at the Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites in Mesa, Arizona. MESA, Ariz. – A large, beautiful and prehistoric Anasazi pottery jar and a circa 1900 Sioux dentalium and tradecloth dress are expected top lots at this year’s Big Spring Phoenix auction, an annual event held by Allard […]

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Major sale of arms and armoury from single collection to take place in late March

Major sale of arms and armoury from single collection to take place in late March

. February 23, 2015

A major auction of arms and armour hailing from a single, private collection that has up until now been housed at the Stratford Armouries Civil War Museum is set to take place on Saturday, 28th March 2015. The on-site auction marks a change of direction for the museum which, located on the former WWII RAF […]

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