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OCEAN LINER MEMORABILIA FROM THE TITANIC, THE ANDREA DORIA AND THE SS NORMANDIE EARN TOP LOT HONORS AT WEISS AUCTIONS’ JUNE 22nd AUCTION

OCEAN LINER MEMORABILIA FROM THE TITANIC, THE ANDREA DORIA AND THE SS NORMANDIE EARN TOP LOT HONORS AT WEISS AUCTIONS’ JUNE 22nd AUCTION

. July 6, 2017

The auction was held at Weiss Auctions’ gallery in Lynbrook, New York and grossed $220,000. LYNBROOK, N.Y. – Ocean liner memorabilia took top lot honors at Weiss Auctions’ June 22nd sale, as a letter handwritten aboard the ill-fated RMS Titanic on April 13, 1912 sold for $22,600, an original life ring from the SS Andrea […]

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Rare four page Vellum Document, Privateers during the Napoleonic Wars to be Auctioned by Spink in London

Rare four page Vellum Document, Privateers during the Napoleonic Wars to be Auctioned by Spink in London

. July 1, 2017

Privateers during the Napoleonic Wars ‘Queenborough’: 1806 (12 June) Articles of Agreement between the Owners, Commander, Officers and Crew of this private ship of war. This four page vellum document is extremely rare, giving explicit details of the obligations of the owners and crew, together with a detailed breakdown of the distribution of the prize […]

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HOLABIRD WESTERN AMERICANA COLLECTIONS, LLC GEARS UP FOR A MAJOR THREE-DAY AUCTION EVENT, JULY 8th-9th-10th IN RENO, PACKED WITH 1,998 LOTS

HOLABIRD WESTERN AMERICANA COLLECTIONS, LLC GEARS UP FOR A MAJOR THREE-DAY AUCTION EVENT, JULY 8th-9th-10th IN RENO, PACKED WITH 1,998 LOTS

. July 1, 2017

The auction will be held online, via several bidding platforms, and in Holabird’s Reno gallery. RENO, Nev. – Fresh off a two-day, 400-lot antique bottle auction on June 16th and 17th that saw several records fall and grossed more than $120,000, Holabird Western Americana Collections, LLC will climb right back in the saddle with an […]

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Artemis to Auction Antiquities, Asian, Russian, Ethnographic, Spanish Colonial Art on June 28-29

Artemis to Auction Antiquities, Asian, Russian, Ethnographic, Spanish Colonial Art on June 28-29

. June 26, 2017

BOULDER, CO – It is only through the art and surviving relics of ancient cultures that history can be relived in the present. “We connect to civilizations of the past when we hold and admire pieces they created and revered so long ago,” said Teresa Dodge, executive director of Artemis Gallery. Teresa and her husband/business […]

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19th CENTURY WESTERN PUMPKINSEED PINT WHISKEY FLASK, PRODUCED FOR THE WALLA WALLA (WASH.) SALOON, FETCHES $4,840 AT HOLABIRD AUCTION

19th CENTURY WESTERN PUMPKINSEED PINT WHISKEY FLASK, PRODUCED FOR THE WALLA WALLA (WASH.) SALOON, FETCHES $4,840 AT HOLABIRD AUCTION

. June 24, 2017

The event was held June 16-17, as part of the 53rd annual Reno (Nev.) Bottle Show & Auction. RENO, Nev. – An 1800s H. T. Tobin Western pumpkinseed pint whiskey flask, produced for the Walla Walla Saloon when Washington was still a territory and not yet a state, sold for $4,840 at an auction held […]

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