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GunBroker.com® Hosts Charity Auction of Pink Rifle to Fight Breast Cancer

GunBroker.com® Hosts Charity Auction of Pink Rifle to Fight Breast Cancer

. December 15, 2008

GunBroker.com® (www.gunbroker.com) joined the fight against breast cancer, hosting a charity auction of an unusual pink rifle that raised $3,575. The pink AR-15 style DPMS Panther Lite rifle with 16-inch barrel was donated by DPMS Panther Arms. Its auction was viewed more than 23,000 times and attracted 34 bids. “This charity auction supports the fundraising […]

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Shannons Auctioneers Christmas Party Raises $10,000-plus for Ashley Cooper

Shannons Auctioneers Christmas Party Raises $10,000-plus for Ashley Cooper

. December 15, 2008

The annual Shannons Christmas Party with the Clubs raised more than $10,000 to support the family of Fujitsu V8 Supercar driver, Ashley Cooper, who died from brain injuries received from a high speed racing accident at the 2008 Clipsal 500 meeting in Adelaide. Encouraged by Master of Ceremonies Glenn Ridge and guest speaker and Shannons […]

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Cleveland Collection headline pre-Christmas movie poster action at Heritage

Cleveland Collection headline pre-Christmas movie poster action at Heritage

. December 15, 2008

Dwight Cleveland’s pursuit of the very finest movie posters of all time have led him on a journey that spans 20 different countries, six continents, has had him digging in abandoned theaters, the forgotten corners of dusty antique shops and amidst the chaos of flea markets. Cleveland’s journey is worthy of a movie in and […]

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Bloomsbury Modern Prints Auction Results

Bloomsbury Modern Prints Auction Results

. December 15, 2008

Bloomsbury Auctions held a two day Modern Prints sale on 4th and 5th December. The extremely rare Elongated Triangles by Bridget Riley (lot 128) was snapped up for £14400, comfortably over the lower estimate of £10000. Amongst the fresh-to-the-market William Greengrass and Artists of the Grosvenor School, two Sybil Andrews linocuts printed in colours (lots […]

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Bonhams Smashes World Record For 19th Century Furniture With £2 Million French Cabinet

Bonhams Smashes World Record For 19th Century Furniture With £2 Million French Cabinet

. December 13, 2008

A French “Japonisant” cabinet sold at Bonhams on 4 December 2008 for a staggering £2,036,000, making a new world record price for a piece of 19th Century furniture. The cabinet, which dates to 1895, quadrupled its pre-sale estimate when it was bought by an anonymous buyer on the telephone. Designed by Edouard Lièvre, the rosewood […]

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