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The estate of Shirley Baskin, co-founder of Baskin Robbins, is part of Andrew Jones’ Feb. 22 auction

The estate of Shirley Baskin, co-founder of Baskin Robbins, is part of Andrew Jones’ Feb. 22 auction

The online-only auction offers a rich selection for discerning buyers – nearly 300 lots in all — antiques, design, modern and contemporary art, silver, books, clocks, carpets, porcelain, glass. DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Andrew Jones Auctions will offer a strong selection of antiques, design, modern and contemporary art, multiples, fine silver, rare books, clocks, […]

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Holabird’s Pikes’s Peak or Bust! auction, Jan. 19-22, honored the Great Colorado Gold Rush of 1859

Holabird’s Pikes’s Peak or Bust! auction, Jan. 19-22, honored the Great Colorado Gold Rush of 1859

The auction, online and live in the Reno gallery, featured collectibles in over a dozen categories, including bottles, railroadiana, Native Americana, mining, numismatics, art, stocks and militaria. RENO, Nev. – A ten-dollar 1902 red seal banknote from The Farmers & Merchants National Bank in Reno, Nevada sold for $12,500, a runaway slave broadside from 1862 […]

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1923 Willards Chocolates Babe Ruth baseball card brings $23,600 in Miller & Miller auction, Jan. 21

1923 Willards Chocolates Babe Ruth baseball card brings $23,600 in Miller & Miller auction, Jan. 21

The online-only Advertising & Historic Objects auction featured 376 lots in a wide array of categories. The Babe Ruth card was the auction’s top lot. Also, a Vickers VC-10 cutaway model jet plane realized $18,880. NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A 1923 Willards Chocolates Babe Ruth baseball card was a hit for $23,600 and a […]

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More Gold Rush artifacts from the S.S. Central America, which sank in 1857, will be auctioned March 4 in Reno

More Gold Rush artifacts from the S.S. Central America, which sank in 1857, will be auctioned March 4 in Reno

Holabird Western Americana Collections will conduct the final auction of historic items recovered from the 1857 sinking of the legendary “Ship of Gold,” the S.S. Central America, representing a time capsule of Gold Rush life. (Reno, Nevada) January 26, 2023 – The second and final auction of never-before-offered, historic California Gold Rush artifacts recovered from […]

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Paintings by Canadian folk artist Maud Lewis will headline Miller & Miller’s Feb. 11 online sale

Paintings by Canadian folk artist Maud Lewis will headline Miller & Miller’s Feb. 11 online sale

Also from Lewis is a watercolor and pen on paper harbor scene, folded in quarters into a card, with a handwritten letter. The 293-lot Canadiana & Folk Art auction begins at 9 am Eastern. NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – Six original oil on board paintings by renowned Canadian folk artist Maud Lewis (1903-1970) are expected […]

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Items from the collection of Hollywood sound editor Milton Burrow will be auctioned online, Jan. 29

Items from the collection of Hollywood sound editor Milton Burrow will be auctioned online, Jan. 29

Offered will be the artifacts of more than 40 years working in the film industry and over 60 years of friendships that extended beyond his work. Other items will also be featured. FULLERTON, Calif. – Items from the collection of award-winning Hollywood sound editor Milton Burrow, plus pieces from his sons who were also in […]

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Andrew Jones’ auction of the Jack and Ellen Phillips collection, Jan. 15-16, grosses $1.487 million

Andrew Jones’ auction of the Jack and Ellen Phillips collection, Jan. 15-16, grosses $1.487 million

The auction achieved over 1 ½ times the pre-sale estimate and was highlighted by two California Impressionist paintings – by Granville Redmond and Guy Rose; both works finished at $237,500. DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Bidders nationwide and around the world responded enthusiastically to the collection of Jack and Ellen Phillips of San Diego, California, […]

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Letters signed by Washington, Hancock and Thomas Paine will headline University Archives’ February 1st online auction

Letters signed by Washington, Hancock and Thomas Paine will headline University Archives’ February 1st online auction

The Rare Manuscripts, Books & Sports Memorabilia auction features historical material from many collecting categories. All 460 lots are up for viewing and bidding now, on the UA website. WILTON, Conn. – Letters boldly signed by early American historical giants George Washington, John Hancock and Thomas Paine, plus a 1963 Christmas card signed by both […]

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SJ Auctioneers’ online-only Winter Watch for Wanted Collectibles auction will be held Sunday, Jan. 29

SJ Auctioneers’ online-only Winter Watch for Wanted Collectibles auction will be held Sunday, Jan. 29

A 1930 Popeye the Pilot tin wind-up toy plane and a 1934 Popeye pocket watch in excellent working condition, both exceedingly rare and highly collectible, are just two of the 244 lots. BROOKLYN, N.Y. – SJ Auctioneers’ first major event of 2023 will be an online-only Winter Watch for Wanted Collectibles auction, slated for Sunday, […]

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Nye & Company will hold an online-only Chic and Antique Estate Treasures auction, January 25th-27th

Nye & Company will hold an online-only Chic and Antique Estate Treasures auction, January 25th-27th

The items are from several tri-state area collectors and estates, including selections from the Stanley Weiss collection and the folk art collection of Maggie Cohen, plus other consignors. BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – Nye & Company Auctioneers is gearing up for a three-day, online-only sales extravaganza Wednesday through Friday, January 25th-27th, featuring American furniture, folk art and […]

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Cutaway model of a 1962 Vickers VC-10 BOAC jet plane will headline Miller & Miller’s Jan. 21 auction

Cutaway model of a 1962 Vickers VC-10 BOAC jet plane will headline Miller & Miller’s Jan. 21 auction

The online-only auction, with a start time of 9 am Eastern, is loaded with 376 lots in a wide array of collecting categories. The Vickers VC-10 should find a landing spot for $6,000-$9,000 (Canadian). NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A cutaway model of a 1962 Vickers VC-10 BOAC (later renamed British Air) jet plane, one […]

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Paul Revere silver pitcher with provenance will headline Weiss Auctions’ Jan. 18-19 online auction

Paul Revere silver pitcher with provenance will headline Weiss Auctions’ Jan. 18-19 online auction

The online-only estate auction, beginning at 10 am Eastern time both days, also features original art by noted, listed artists, fine jewelry, porcelain, stoneware, cartoon and comic art, poster art. LYNBROOK, N.Y. – An original Paul Revere silver pitcher with impeccable provenance, a Carl F. Bucherer Manero chronoperpetual limited edition wristwatch, three Charles Schulz Peanuts […]

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