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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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Milestone Auctions to Present Premier Firearms & Military Arms in 800-lot Sale June 24

Milestone Auctions to Present Premier Firearms & Military Arms in 800-lot Sale June 24

. June 19, 2017

WILLOUGHBY, OH – On June 24, 2017, Milestone Auctions of Willoughby (suburban Cleveland), Ohio will present its much-anticipated Premier Firearms & Militaria Auction, highlighted by an outstanding 40-year collection of guns, tomahawks and accoutrements of the Revolutionary War era. Over 800 lots will be offered at the Saturday event, with a timeline that tracks 200 […]

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