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The Federation of Historical Bottle Collectors annual convention will be held July 28-31 in Reno, Nev

The Federation of Historical Bottle Collectors annual convention will be held July 28-31 in Reno, Nev

This year’s event will be held at the Grand Sierra Resort. The public is invited to attend, for a modest admission price. FOHBC membership is not required but it is encouraged. Many events are planned, and two important exhibits will be on display. RENO, Nevada – Antique bottle and glass enthusiasts will want to mark […]

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Crescent City’s Summer Estates Auction, July 15-16, will be held online and live in New Orleans, La

Crescent City’s Summer Estates Auction, July 15-16, will be held online and live in New Orleans, La

The auction will include French, English and American period furniture, original works of art by noted regional artists, porcelain, French clocks, bronzes, jewelry, couture and decorative items. NEW ORLEANS, La. – Crescent City’s two-day Important Summer Estates Auction slated for Friday and Saturday, July 15th and 16th, starting at 10 am Central time both days, […]

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Nye & Company’s next Chic and Antique Estate Treasures Auction will be held on Wednesday, July 20th

Nye & Company’s next Chic and Antique Estate Treasures Auction will be held on Wednesday, July 20th

The cleaning out of a packed house and yard led to the remarkable discovery of not one, but two William F. Mangels silhouette shooting gallery targets. BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – Nye & Company Auctioneers will kick off their hot summer Chic and Antique Estate Treasures Auction on Wednesday, July 20th, with designer and English furniture and […]

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Miller & Miller’s online-only Petroliana, Railroadiana & Advertising auction, June 18, grosses $628,674 (Canadian)

Miller & Miller’s online-only Petroliana, Railroadiana & Advertising auction, June 18, grosses $628,674 (Canadian)

The 299-lot, online auction was headlined by the Joe Byway lifetime collection of petroliana (gas station collectibles), railroadiana and advertising. NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A powder blue, fully restored 1959 Chevrolet Corvette convertible sped off for $82,600 and a Canadian Red Indian Aviation Motor Oil sign from the 1930s changed hands for for $47,200 […]

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Sunken treasure artifacts from the S.S. Central America (1857) will be displayed, then auctioned

Sunken treasure artifacts from the S.S. Central America (1857) will be displayed, then auctioned

Historic items from legendary “Ship of Gold,” the S.S. Central America that sank in 1857, going on public display and for sale at auction include an intact Wells Fargo treasure box lid, gold jewelry, jeans that may have been made by Levi Strauss, and a mysterious “Mona Lisa of the Deep” photograph. (Reno, Nevada) – […]

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Dazzling 9.22-carat diamond ring sells for $70,800 (Canadian) in Miller & Miller’s June 11th auction

Dazzling 9.22-carat diamond ring sells for $70,800 (Canadian) in Miller & Miller’s June 11th auction

The 191-lot, online-only auction, held on June 11th, featured fine wristwatches by Rolex, Omega, Patek Philippe, Audemars Piguet, Breguet, Piaget, IWC, Blancpain, Accutron. NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A dazzling platinum diamond ring featuring a 9.22-carat center stone and two baguette shoulder stones slipped onto a new finger for $70,800, and a circa 1991 Rolex […]

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The Asian art collection of Marvin Drucker, with French furnishings, will be sold online June 25th

The Asian art collection of Marvin Drucker, with French furnishings, will be sold online June 25th

The auction will feature bronzes, porcelains, carved hardstones, lacquer ware, cloisonné, snuff bottles, Wedgwood, Luster ware, Lalique glass, 18th century English porcelains and much more. BEACHWOOD, Ohio – On Saturday, June 25th, Neue Auctions will offer, online, the Asian art collection of the late Marvin Drucker, including French furnishings. The auction, beginning at 10 am […]

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Shannon’s online fine art auction, June 23rd, will feature paintings, drawings, prints and sculpture

Shannon’s online fine art auction, June 23rd, will feature paintings, drawings, prints and sculpture

The online-only sale will be live-streamed on shannons.com. Bidding will take place live online, ahead of the sale, via online absentee bids and with absentee bids left directly with Shannon’s in person or over the phone. MILFORD, Conn. – Shannon’s Summer Online Auction on Thursday, June 23rd at 2 pm Eastern time offers something for […]

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Hundreds of collectibles change hands at Holabird’s June Minerals Galore & Western Americana Auction

Hundreds of collectibles change hands at Holabird’s June Minerals Galore & Western Americana Auction

Hundreds of collectible lots came up for bid, at price points that appealed to seasoned collectors and novices alike, online and in the Reno, Nevada gallery. RENO, Nev. – A 288-pound iron-nickel meteorite found in China in 1958 and believed to have fallen to Earth in 1516 A.D. sold for $4,125 at a four-day Minerals […]

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Poster Auctions International’s Rare Posters Auction #87, 520 works, will be held Tuesday, July 12th

Poster Auctions International’s Rare Posters Auction #87, 520 works, will be held Tuesday, July 12th

The auction will be held online and live in the New York City gallery — rare and iconic images from a century of poster design. The collection includes Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Modern, and Contemporary lithographs, decorative panels, and maquettes. NEW YORK, N.Y. –– The 87th Rare Posters Auction from Poster Auctions International on Tuesday, […]

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Neue Auctions’ May Modern sale, May 28, featured printwork, paintings, pottery, sculpture, furniture

Neue Auctions’ May Modern sale, May 28, featured printwork, paintings, pottery, sculpture, furniture

The 262-lot, online-only modern auction featured a fine collection of modern works of printwork, original paintings, pottery, sculpture, and classic modern furniture by famous known designers. BEACHWOOD, Ohio – An abstract acrylic on canvas collage and enamel on aluminum work by African American artist Sam Gilliam (b. 1933) sold for $67,650 in an online-only May […]

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Property from the collections of Dino De Laurentiis and Mitzi Gaynor will be sold online, June 29th

Property from the collections of Dino De Laurentiis and Mitzi Gaynor will be sold online, June 29th

The De Laurentiis collection will feature Italian and European antiques, furnishings, fine art and decorative items. The Mitzi Gaynor collection will showcase fine art, antiques, books, silver, porcelain and glass, decorative arts and Louis Vuitton luggage. DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES, Calif. – On Wednesday, June 29th, Andrew Jones Auctions will present, online, property from two different […]

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