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AGNEW & BROWN TARGET BALL FROM THE 1870s HITS THE MARK FOR $29,120, A NEW AUCTION RECORD, AT SALE OF PART 2, THE PETER FROBOUCK COLLECTION

AGNEW & BROWN TARGET BALL FROM THE 1870s HITS THE MARK FOR $29,120, A NEW AUCTION RECORD, AT SALE OF PART 2, THE PETER FROBOUCK COLLECTION

. July 29, 2010 . 0 Comments

The auction was conducted online from July 15-22 by American Bottle Auctions of Sacramento (SACRAMENTO, Calif.) – An Agnew & Brown 3-inch target ball from the 1870s, showing an embossed pigeon on the reverse side and quite possibly the only picture target ball ever made in glass, soared to $29,120 – a new world record […]

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Game of War for Bonhams Chess Playing Cards and Games Auction

Game of War for Bonhams Chess Playing Cards and Games Auction

. July 26, 2010 . 0 Comments

Bonhams announces the sale of an extremely rare game, ‘The Game of War’ to be sold on the 13th October 2010 in Knightsbridge in the Chess, Playing Cards and Games auction. Dating from 1890, this intricate 600 piece game is estimated to sell for £1,500-£2000, and was designed to train British army officers at a […]

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Dan Morphy July 27 Discovery Auction

Dan Morphy July 27 Discovery Auction

. July 21, 2010 . 0 Comments

Dan Morphy Auction popular new series of Discovery Auctions continues with a Tuesday, July 27, 2010 event starting at 10 a.m. Eastern Time and featuring 605 assorted lots. The inventory encompasses many categories of antique and vintage items, including 20 mechanical and still banks and a wide array of toys. A beautiful selection of jewelry […]

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Sotheby’s to Hold Auction of Property from Chatsworth House

Sotheby’s to Hold Auction of Property from Chatsworth House

. July 15, 2010 . 0 Comments

Sotheby’s will hold a once-in-a-lifetime sale at the most magnificent of all England’s stately homes – Chatsworth, in Derbyshire. Chatsworth: The Attic Sale – a three-day auction – will have in it all the ingredients of the quintessential attic sale: an Aladdin’s cave of items at all price levels (estimates range from £20 to £200,000), […]

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GUN WITH A SCOTTISH TWIST AMONG HIGHLIGHTS OF AUCTION  AT GLENEAGLES IN AUGUST

GUN WITH A SCOTTISH TWIST AMONG HIGHLIGHTS OF AUCTION AT GLENEAGLES IN AUGUST

. July 13, 2010 . 0 Comments

A GUN BUILT for Scottish Politician, the Rt. Hon Richard Haldane, who was noted for forming the Territorial Army in 1907 is among the highlights of Gavin Gardiner’s annual auction of Fine Modern and Vintage Sporting Guns, which will be held in association with Sotheby’s. The sale will take place on the evening of Monday, […]

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