July, 2013

Bonhams to auction Montana Dueling Dinosaurs on November 19

Bonhams to auction Montana Dueling Dinosaurs on November 19

Bonhams will auction the “Montana Dueling Dinosaurs” on November 19, with an estimate of $7,000,000-9,000,000. The two virtually complete dinosaur skeletons, a carnivore and a herbivore, were found fossilized together in Hell Creek, Montana in 2006. Dubbed the “Dueling Dinos,” the specimens are preserved in a sensational pre-historic death match between predator and prey. The […]

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Skinner Americana Auction Adds Online-only Section to the Traditional August Event

Skinner Americana Auction Adds Online-only Section to the Traditional August Event

Skinner, Inc. will host an auction of American Furniture and Decorative Arts on August 11th at its Marlborough gallery. Skinner’s “August Americana” sale continues to be a highlight of the summer auction calendar, and this year Skinner is pleased to introduce a 9-day, online-only component to this annual event. From August 5th through August 13th […]

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1541 English Great Bible Realizes $9,500 in Cordier’s Spring Auction

1541 English Great Bible Realizes $9,500 in Cordier’s Spring Auction

A 1541 English Great Bible sold for $9,500 while an 18th century verge watch with chatelaine realized $7,500 in Cordier Auctions’ Spring Two Day Antique & Fine Art Auction on May 18 and 19. Other highlights of the sale included an enameled and jeweled padlock watch at $5,500, a 1.97 carat diamond solitaire at $8,500 […]

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Wayne Gretzky Stick For Heritage Auction

Wayne Gretzky Stick For Heritage Auction

The hockey stick that Wayne Gretzky used in 1974, at the tender age of 13, to score the 1,000th goal of his lifetime is expected to bring $20,000+ when it crosses the auction block in Chicago on Thursday, Aug. 1 as part of Heritage Auctions’ Platinum Night Sports event. A contemporary account in the April […]

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OVER 150 LOTS FROM THE ESTATE OF COUNT AND COUNTESS CLAES-ERIC DE LEWENHAUPT OF SWEDEN WILL HEADLINE ELITE DECORATIVE ARTS NEXT SALE

OVER 150 LOTS FROM THE ESTATE OF COUNT AND COUNTESS CLAES-ERIC DE LEWENHAUPT OF SWEDEN WILL HEADLINE ELITE DECORATIVE ARTS NEXT SALE

The Aug. 10 event will feature fine porcelain, silver, bronzes, estate jewelry, art glass and more. (BOYNTON BEACH, Fla.) – Around 150 lots from the estate of Count and Countess Claes-Eric de Lewenhaupt of Sweden will headline a multi-estate auction planned for Saturday, Aug. 10, at 1 p.m. (EDT), at the gallery of Elite Decorative […]

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