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FROM THE BRONZE AGE TO THE EARLY 20TH CENTURY: THOMAS DEL MAR LTD’S SALE OF ARMS & ARMOUR COVERS CENTURIES OF HISTORY

| November 11, 2015

Six ancient helmets and 10 suits of armour – all from Italy and Germany – a collection of a European Prince, an important collection of American Firearms plus a copper saucepan rescued from Sebastopol in 1855 are among the array of objects offered in Thomas Del Mar Ltd’s auction of Antique Arms, Armour and Militaria […]

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Kaminski Auctions November 8 Fine Asian Art And Antiques Sale

Kaminski Auctions November 8 Fine Asian Art And Antiques Sale

| November 3, 2015

Kaminski Auctions presents a selection of important Chinese jade, porcelain and textiles, as well as Islamic and Indian items on November 8th starting at 10:00 am. A Chinese finely carved Jadeite pendant with diamond encrusted filigree work and diamond baguettes, a total carat weight of 101.01 carats is the top valued lot of the sale […]

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Dr Timothy Bolton’s Inaugural Western Manuscripts & Miniatures Sale at Bloomsbury Auctions

Dr Timothy Bolton’s Inaugural Western Manuscripts & Miniatures Sale at Bloomsbury Auctions

| June 12, 2015

Dr Timothy Bolton’s Inaugural Western Manuscripts & Miniatures Sale at Bloomsbury Auctions illustrates the History of Writing and Illuminating Books LONDON, Dover Street – With Dr Timothy Bolton at the helm, the inaugural Western Manuscripts & Miniatures sale at Bloomsbury Auctions on Wednesday 8th July is a journey through the history of writing and illuminating […]

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Artemis Gallery’s May 21 auction to feature Asian, Classical & Pre-Columbian art and artifacts

Artemis Gallery’s May 21 auction to feature Asian, Classical & Pre-Columbian art and artifacts

| May 17, 2015

BOULDER, CO – Attention time travelers and antiquities collectors: No boarding pass is required for Artemis Gallery’s May 21 journey to past civilizations. All that’s required is an Internet connection and you’ll soon be browsing a fascinating auction catalog filled with more than 400 choice Classical, Near Eastern and Far Eastern antiquities; plus Pre-Columbian and […]

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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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Sleep Tight The £1,700 Folding Bed at Richard Winterton Auctioneers

Sleep Tight The £1,700 Folding Bed at Richard Winterton Auctioneers

| November 25, 2014

A rare folding single bed has just totalled £1,700 at auction in Lichfield. Lot 1546 is not however your average folding bed but a rare nineteenth century ‘Campaign’ bed. ‘Campaign’ furniture refers to articles of furniture made to break down or fold up to make it easier to move around on military campaigns, ie what […]

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18th Century Bilston Enamels Auction

18th Century Bilston Enamels Auction

| November 19, 2014

London – An exceptional private single owner collection of Bilston and other English enamels will be offered in Dreweatts & Bloomsbury Auctions sale of Fine Silver & Objects of Vertu on Thursday 27th November. The collection dates from mid-18th century during the most prolific period of enamel production in Bilston. David Rees, Director of Silver […]

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