Antiques

SLOT MACHINE, WELLS FARGO STOCK CERTIFICATE AND $1,000 FEDERAL RESERVE BANK NOTE DO WELL IN HOLABIRD’S 5-DAY ‘SPOOKTACULAR’ AUCTION

SLOT MACHINE, WELLS FARGO STOCK CERTIFICATE AND $1,000 FEDERAL RESERVE BANK NOTE DO WELL IN HOLABIRD’S 5-DAY ‘SPOOKTACULAR’ AUCTION

RENO, Nev. – A rare Wells Fargo and Company stock certificate from 1870 sold for $2,875, a 1960s-era 25-cent Jennings slot machine from the famous Nevada Club Casino brought $2,625, and a $1,000 Federal Reserve note from 1934 realized $2,500 at Holabird Western Americana Collections’ 5-day “Spooktacular Sale” held Oct. 29-Nov. 2, online and live […]

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NYE & COMPANY’S ONLINE ESTATE TREASURES AUCTION OFFERS OBJECTS FOR FINE & DECORATIVE ARTS ENTHUSIASTS

NYE & COMPANY’S ONLINE ESTATE TREASURES AUCTION OFFERS OBJECTS FOR FINE & DECORATIVE ARTS ENTHUSIASTS

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – Nye & Company Auctioneers’ two day, online-only Estate Treasures auction on Wednesday and Thursday, December 2nd and 3rd, at 10 am Eastern time, will offer a variety of fine and decorative arts. Real time Internet bidding and absentee bidding will be provided by LiveAuctioneers.com, Invaluable.com, Bidsquare.com and the Nye & Company website: www.nyeandcompany.com. Telephone […]

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FRENCH ATMOS PERPETUAL TIME CLOCK MAKES CA$6,490 IN MILLER & MILLER’S CANADIANA AND HISTORIC OBJECTS AUCTION

FRENCH ATMOS PERPETUAL TIME CLOCK MAKES CA$6,490 IN MILLER & MILLER’S CANADIANA AND HISTORIC OBJECTS AUCTION

NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A French Atmos perpetual time clock from the 1940s chimed on time for $6,490, a Wettlaufer decorated child’s wagon made in Canada circa 1890 rolled away for $5,900 and a cased set of English dueling pistols from William Chance & Son (London, circa 1830-1860), hit the mark for $4,720 in […]

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BITTERS AND MIDWESTERN BOTTLES AND GLASS FROM TWO OUTSTANDING COLLECTIONS PROPEL GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS TO A BIG $354,600 PAYDAY

BITTERS AND MIDWESTERN BOTTLES AND GLASS FROM TWO OUTSTANDING COLLECTIONS PROPEL GLASS WORKS AUCTIONS TO A BIG $354,600 PAYDAY

EAST GREENVILLE, Pa. – An American Life Bitters bottle made in Ohio circa 1865-1875 sold for $42,000, a Constitution Bitters bottle made in New York circa 1865-1875 brought $23,000, a St. Drake’s Plantation Bitters bottle patented in New York in 1862 fetched $14,000, and a pattern globular bottle made by Zanesville Glass Works in Ohio, […]

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THE SCHENLEY ROOMS DINING FACILITIES IN THE EMPIRE STATE BUILDING, WILL HEADLINE BURCHARD GALLERIES AUCTION

THE SCHENLEY ROOMS DINING FACILITIES IN THE EMPIRE STATE BUILDING, WILL HEADLINE BURCHARD GALLERIES AUCTION

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – A pair of handsome, centuries-old chambers that served for a time as executive dining rooms for Schenley Imports Company, the former New York City-based liquor company in the Empire State Building, and then later exhibited at the St. Petersburg Museum in Florida, will be part of a massive, 600-lot auction slated […]

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