January, 2010

Barrett-Jackson Weathers Powerful Storm and Continues Auction

Barrett-Jackson Weathers Powerful Storm and Continues Auction

The 39th Annual Barrett-Jackson Collector Car Auction is underway in Scottsdale through Jan. 24, 2010 at WestWorld. As a record-breaking storm rumbled through Arizona on Thursday, Barrett-Jackson company officials, employees and volunteers joined forces to ensure the safety of all auction participants, spectators, and the more than 1,200 collector cars in town for the event. […]

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China Auto Logistics Is Broadcasting on Its Website the Russo and Steele 10th Anniversary Collector Car Auction in Scottsdale

China Auto Logistics Is Broadcasting on Its Website the Russo and Steele 10th Anniversary Collector Car Auction in Scottsdale

China Auto Logistics Inc. (“CALI”) (NASDAQ: CALI), one of China’s leading developers of websites for buyers and sellers of imported and domestic automobiles, a top seller in China of imported luxury cars, and a leading provider of auto-related services, announced that beginning today through January 24, it is providing a one-day delayed taped broadcast on […]

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Russo and Steele Collector Automobile Auction Re-opens

Russo and Steele Collector Automobile Auction Re-opens

Russo and Steele Collector Automobile Auctions will open to the public on Sunday, Jan. 24 at 8 a.m. to resume its collector car auction following the severe storm that hit Scottsdale on Thursday night causing the company’s “Decade of Distinction Celebration” to close. During a breakfast briefing for consignors on Saturday morning, Drew Alcazar, co-owner […]

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Medal Hurled into Crowds by José Mourinho for Bonhams Auction

Medal Hurled into Crowds by José Mourinho for Bonhams Auction

Bonhams is delighted to announce that it is offering the second medal thrown into the crowds by José Mourinho at the 2005-6 Premier League final as part of its sale of Sporting and Golf Memorabilia at Chester on 24th February 2010. The Portuguese former Chelsea manager was presented with the second medal minutes after he […]

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Sotheby’s Sets a Record for American Silver at Auction

Sotheby’s Sets a Record for American Silver at Auction

A new auction record for American silver was set this afternoon at Sotheby’s when a Silver Punch Bowl by Cornelius Kierstede, made in New York between 1700 and 1710, sold for an astonishing $5,906,500. With a pre-sale estimate of $400/800,000 auctioneer David Redden opened the bidding at $275,000 and almost instantly a bid of $500,000 […]

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Allegheny Power Completes Fourth Auction for Post-2010 Electricity Supply in Pennsylvania

Allegheny Power Completes Fourth Auction for Post-2010 Electricity Supply in Pennsylvania

Allegheny Power, the electricity delivery unit of Allegheny Energy, Inc. (NYSE: AYE), announced today that the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission approved the results of Allegheny’s fourth auction to purchase power for its customers for 2011 and beyond. Generation rate caps in Pennsylvania expire on December 31, 2010. Allegheny now has contracts for 67 percent of […]

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CHALMERS CATAWBA WINE BITTERS BOTTLE, GRADED 9.8 AND ONE OF THE TOP FIVE WESTERN BITTERS KNOWN, SOARS TO $19,600 AT SALE HELD BY AMERICAN BOTTLE

CHALMERS CATAWBA WINE BITTERS BOTTLE, GRADED 9.8 AND ONE OF THE TOP FIVE WESTERN BITTERS KNOWN, SOARS TO $19,600 AT SALE HELD BY AMERICAN BOTTLE

(SACRAMENTO, Calif.) – A Chalmers Catawba wine bitters bottle graded 9.8 for condition and considered one of the top five western bitters known, sold for $ 19,600 in an Internet and catalog auction that ended Jan. 18 by American Bottle Auctions (www.AmericanBottle.com). The bottle was the top lot in a sale that saw around 325 […]

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Selections from the Peter Tillou Collections for Auction at Christie’s

Selections from the Peter Tillou Collections for Auction at Christie’s

Over the course of his 50-year career, antiques dealer Peter Tillou has helped to build some of the finest private collections of art and antiques in the U.S. Admired for his deep passion and relentless pursuit of knowledge about the items he sells, Mr. Tillou is a sought-after expert on an array of collecting categories, […]

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Hawaii Home Owned and Designed By Cher Auctioned for $8.72 Million

Hawaii Home Owned and Designed By Cher Auctioned for $8.72 Million

Concierge Auctions (www.conciergeauctions.com), the leading luxury real estate auction company, today announced the sale of Cher’s home in the exclusive Hualalai Resort in Hawaii to a buyer from Arizona for $8.72 million. The January 18 auction included the successful sale of five properties in Kona, Hawaii, for a total of more than $19.4 million. In […]

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