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Sotheby’s to Auction 16th Century Italian Table

Sotheby’s to Auction 16th Century Italian Table

. July 6, 2010 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s London will offer for sale a remarkable example of 16th-century craftsmanship – an Italian rosewood table, inlaid with ivory and finely engraved, on Tuesday 6th July 2010. In 1989 this same piece sold at auction for £6,000. More recent research by Sotheby’s specialists has revealed that in fact the table has a history and […]

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Confederate Battle Flag of Gen. Lloyd Tilghman brings $59,750 at Civil War Auction

Confederate Battle Flag of Gen. Lloyd Tilghman brings $59,750 at Civil War Auction

. July 5, 2010 . 0 Comments

Rare artifacts relating to famous Sons of the South proved both popular and valuable with the more than 780 bidders who competed for almost 900 lots in Heritage Auctions’$1.16 million June 25 Signature® Arms & Militaria Including Civil War auction, with the Presentation Flag of Confederate Brigadier General Lloyd Tilghman, along with the Inscribed Sword […]

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Palazzo Costaguti Bureau Cabinets for Bonhams Fine Continental Furniture, Sculpture and Works of Art Auction

Palazzo Costaguti Bureau Cabinets for Bonhams Fine Continental Furniture, Sculpture and Works of Art Auction

. June 29, 2010

A pair of rare North Italian 18th century bureau-cabinets from Palazzo Costaguti on Piazza Mattei in Rome are to be sold as part of the Fine Continental Furniture, Sculpture and Works of Art sale on 7 July 2010. These fine examples of bureau-cabinets have been veneered in burr walnut and highlighted with parcel-gilt carved elements. […]

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POWELL & STUTENROTH “FAVORITE BITTERS” BOTTLE, ONE OF ONLY A FEW KNOWN, SOARS TO 64,960 AT AMERICAN BOTTLE AUCTIONS’ 50th EVER SALE

POWELL & STUTENROTH “FAVORITE BITTERS” BOTTLE, ONE OF ONLY A FEW KNOWN, SOARS TO 64,960 AT AMERICAN BOTTLE AUCTIONS’ 50th EVER SALE

. June 28, 2010

(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) – A Powell & Stutenroth “Favorite Bitters” bottle, one of only a few known and graded 9.7 out of 10 for condition, soared to $64,960 at the 50th Internet and catalog ever held by American Bottle Auctions (AmericanBottle.com). The bottle was the top lot of the more than 300 rare and vintage bottles […]

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Imperial Porcelain Vases for Sotheby’s Treasures Auction

Imperial Porcelain Vases for Sotheby’s Treasures Auction

. June 26, 2010

Sotheby’s London have announced that a pair of Magnificent Pair of Imperial Porcelain Vases, Period of Nicholas I (1825-1855), St Petersburg, will headline Sotheby’s Treasures: Aristocratic Heirlooms Sale in London on Tuesday, July 6, 2010. The auction – the first ever sale of its type at Sotheby’s – will bring together some 21 lots, the […]

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