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Mecum to Auction 1952 Allard J2

Mecum to Auction 1952 Allard J2

. March 2, 2009

The 1952 Cadillac Allard J2 Roadster raced by Carroll Shelby is on its way to the auction block at the 22nd annual Dana Mecum Original Spring Classic Auction taking place May 13-17, 2009, in Indianapolis, Ind. Featuring a 331 cubic-inch Cadillac V-8 engine and 3-speed manual transmission, the Allard J2 has a storied race history, […]

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HURST/VIPER BREAKS RECORD AT 2009 BARRETT-JACKSON AUCTION

HURST/VIPER BREAKS RECORD AT 2009 BARRETT-JACKSON AUCTION

. March 2, 2009

The Serial #1 50th Anniversary Hurst/Viper sold for a record-breaking $250,000 at the 2009 Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction in Scottsdale, Ariz. The highly-collectible Viper, built by the Woodhouse Auto Family and Hurst Performance Vehicle Group, sold for the highest price ever for any Hurst vehicle or Viper at a Barrett-Jackson auction. The Serial #01 Hurst/Viper […]

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Sotheby’s To Offer Newly Discovered Painting by Johann Zoffany

Sotheby’s To Offer Newly Discovered Painting by Johann Zoffany

. March 2, 2009

Sotheby’s London has announced the recent discovery of a rare and important oil painting by Johann Zoffany among the exquisite collection of furniture and Works of Art from Gianni Versace’s Lake Como Villa, which is to be offered for sale on Wednesday 18th March 2009. Portrait of Major George Maule, Acting Chief Engineer of Madras […]

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Chelsea Football Club Gift Clock at Bonhams

Chelsea Football Club Gift Clock at Bonhams

. March 1, 2009

A novelty clock reputed to be a gift to a groundsman at Chelsea Football Club in 1955, following the team’s success in the league championship is for sale at Bonhams on 10th March in Knightsbridge. A mid 20th century novelty clock in the form of a football with raised Arabic numerals sitting in a painted […]

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Constance Spry Items for Bonhams Auction

Constance Spry Items for Bonhams Auction

. March 1, 2009

Flower Designs For The Wedding Of Edward To Mrs. Simpson As Well As That Of The Queen Elizabeth II And Princess Anne Some 30 Items once owned by the society flower designer of choice, Constance Spry, whose creations added colour to royal weddings and state occasions, will be sold by Bonhams in Knightsbridge on March […]

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