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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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ANCIENT RESOURCE AUCTIONS ONLINE FALL EXCEPTIONAL ANTIQUITIES SALE FEATURES ANTIQUITIES AND ETHNOGRAPHIC ART

ANCIENT RESOURCE AUCTIONS ONLINE FALL EXCEPTIONAL ANTIQUITIES SALE FEATURES ANTIQUITIES AND ETHNOGRAPHIC ART

MONTROSE, Calif. – A lovely Roman marble head of a woman from the Julio-Claudian Period (circa early 1st Century BC), a fantastic Roman marble funerary stele (standing slab of stone with hieroglyphic carving or sculptured design) from the 2nd or 3rd Century AD, and a beautiful circa 500-460 BC Greek black-figure lekythos (painted pottery vessel) […]

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MILITARY AMPUTATION KIT PAIR OF 1910-1920 RAILROAD SIGNAL LAMPS AND CRYSTALLINE GOLD SPECIMEN BRING HIGH DOLLARS AT HOLABIRD’S GREAT AMERICAN POW-WOW AUCTION

MILITARY AMPUTATION KIT PAIR OF 1910-1920 RAILROAD SIGNAL LAMPS AND CRYSTALLINE GOLD SPECIMEN BRING HIGH DOLLARS AT HOLABIRD’S GREAT AMERICAN POW-WOW AUCTION

RENO, Nev. – A Civil War-era military amputation kit sold for $5,000, a pair of circa 1910-1920 railroad signal lamps brought $5,375 and a choice, attractive crystalline gold specimen weighing 5.45 troy ounces hit $5,625 at a Great American Pow-Wow Auction held August 27th-August 31st by Holabird Western Americana Collections, online and live in the […]

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500 GALLERY IS SHOWCASING ALL 60 LOTS IN ITS TRIBAL ART AUCTION, WITH INDIVIDUAL YOUTUBE VIDEOS FOR EACH

500 GALLERY IS SHOWCASING ALL 60 LOTS IN ITS TRIBAL ART AUCTION, WITH INDIVIDUAL YOUTUBE VIDEOS FOR EACH

The firm uses a rotating pedestal for showcasing sculptures that are best seen in the round, but the inspiration for adding videos to their online catalogs came from a YouTube jewelry video. FRANKLIN, Mass. – Bruce Wood was surfing the Internet one day and found himself watching a video of sparkling earrings twirling around in […]

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12-CARAT DIAMOND AND PLATINUM RING MAKES $143,750 IN ANDREW JONES AUCTIONS INAUGURAL JEWELRY, WATCHES & TIMEPIECES SALE

12-CARAT DIAMOND AND PLATINUM RING MAKES $143,750 IN ANDREW JONES AUCTIONS INAUGURAL JEWELRY, WATCHES & TIMEPIECES SALE

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES, Calif. – A dazzling12.01-carat emerald cut diamond (K VVS1) and platinum ring slipped onto a new finger for $143,750 in Andrew Jones Auctions’ inaugural Fine Jewelry, Watches & Timepieces auction held September 16th. The online auction, a tidy affair with just over 100 lots, achieved a 96 percent sell-through and totaled more […]

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ITEMS CONSIGNED FROM THE GREAT-GRANDSON OF LEO TOLSTOY,FOR ESTATEOFMIND’S SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3rd TWO-SESSION AUCTION, ONLINE AND LIVE IN MIDDLETOWN, N.Y.

ITEMS CONSIGNED FROM THE GREAT-GRANDSON OF LEO TOLSTOY,FOR ESTATEOFMIND’S SATURDAY, OCTOBER 3rd TWO-SESSION AUCTION, ONLINE AND LIVE IN MIDDLETOWN, N.Y.

MIDDLETOWN, N.Y. – The personal World War II flight jacket of Count and Colonel Ilya A. Tolstoy, the grandson of the renowned Russian author and Count Leo (Lev) Tolstoy (War and Peace), plus other items from the estate of Ilya Tolstoy, is an expected top lot in a two-session auction scheduled for Saturday, October 3rd, […]

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ITEMS FROM THE ESTATE OF OIL TYCOON T. BOONE PICKENS, PLUS PIECES FROM THE R. L. THORNTON CHATEAU MANSION AND OTHER PROMINENT ESTATES FOR AUCTION

ITEMS FROM THE ESTATE OF OIL TYCOON T. BOONE PICKENS, PLUS PIECES FROM THE R. L. THORNTON CHATEAU MANSION AND OTHER PROMINENT ESTATES FOR AUCTION

DALLAS, Tex. – Outstanding items from the estate of the late Texas and Oklahoma oil tycoon T. Boone Pickens – plus exceptional pieces from the stately R.L. Thornton Chateau mansion just outside of Dallas and other prominent estates – will all be packed into a monster four-day Texas Billionaires auction planned for September 12th-15th by […]

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ANDREW JONES AUCTIONS ANNOUNCES ITS FIRST-EVER FINE JEWELRY, WATCHES & TIMEPIECES AUCTION

ANDREW JONES AUCTIONS ANNOUNCES ITS FIRST-EVER FINE JEWELRY, WATCHES & TIMEPIECES AUCTION

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Andrew Jones Auctions will present its first-ever Fine Jewelry, Watches & Timepieces Auction on Wednesday, September 16th, featuring more than one hundred lots from various private collections, highlighted by the collection of Mary and Lou Silver of Indian Wells, California. The Silver collection includes the sale’s expected top lot: a […]

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Christie’s to Auction The Collection of A. Jerrold Perenchio

Christie’s to Auction The Collection of A. Jerrold Perenchio

Christie’s is offering The Collection of A. Jerrold Perenchio in a two-part landmark online sale during September. A titan of the media industry and philanthropist, Mr. Perenchio assembled one of the most preeminent collections of Impressionist Art in America. Chairman and CEO of Univision and one of the most important benefactors of the Los Angeles […]

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