Antiques

Henry Rifle for Cowan’s Fall Firearms and Militaria Auction

Henry Rifle for Cowan’s Fall Firearms and Militaria Auction

On October 27th, 2010, Cowan’s will host its Fall Antique and Modern Firearms auction. This 1663 lot sale features a great selection of firearms and firearms accessories from the 16th century through the 21st century, including a fantastic first model Henry rifle, a comprehensive collection of German Schuetzen rifles, and a 16th century Italian Milanese […]

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Ketterer Kunst to Auction Hugo Grotius Masterpiece

Ketterer Kunst to Auction Hugo Grotius Masterpiece

Hugo Grotius’ masterpiece “De iure belli ac pacis libri tres“ is of outmost rareness, as only one other copy of the first print from the first edition of the fundamental writing on modern law of nations is known of worldwide. The book will be called up with an estimate of EUR 50.000 in the auction […]

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Morphy’s to Present David & Marcia Hirsch Antique Advertising Collection at Auction

Morphy’s to Present David & Marcia Hirsch Antique Advertising Collection at Auction

In the field of graphic design, Chicagoan David Hirsch is known as the man with the golden eye. A founding partner of David Hirsch Design Group and later Hirsch O’Connor, he was the mastermind behind the artwork that branded a legion of commercial entities and products. And while it may be possible for many professionals […]

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Keller Collection of U.S. Colonials leads Heritage COINFEST Auction

Keller Collection of U.S. Colonials leads Heritage COINFEST Auction

Locked in a Pennsylvania vault for 43 years, one of the most comprehensive collections of colonial and early American coins ever to reach public auction, The W. Philip Keller Collection of U.S. Colonials, is the principle highlight of the upcoming Heritage Auctions Rare U.S. Coin auction, Oct. 28–31 in conjunction with COINFEST in Stamford, CT. […]

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Antarctic Expedition Items at Old Town Auctions

Antarctic Expedition Items at Old Town Auctions

Traditionally, Old Town Auctions conducts a bountiful auction of vintage toys and antique advertising during the week leading up to Thanksgiving. This year the menu for Old Town’s annual “feast” – to be held Nov. 19-21 – has expanded to accommodate several bonus courses. In addition to a vast selection of transportation toys, the Fall […]

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William and Mary Dresser for Central Mass Auction

William and Mary Dresser for Central Mass Auction

Central Mass Auctions will auction an important stained glass window from the Burroughs Newsboy Foundation along with a William and Mary dresser in their October 28, 2010 auction at 267 Providence St. Worcester, MA. The stained glass window is 7 1/2″ X 7 1/2″ and was from the Burroughs Newsboy Foundation in Boston, MA. Information […]

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GAVIN GARDINER SHOW’S  WHO’S BOSS

GAVIN GARDINER SHOW’S WHO’S BOSS

FINE SPORTING GUNS BY LONDON MAKERS HIGHLIGHT DECEMBER LONDON SALE A UNIQUE collection of over and under 12-bore Sporting Guns by premier London Gun Maker Boss & Co. will be sold by Gavin Gardiner (in association with Sotheby’s) in a sale of Fine Modern and Vintage Sporting Guns and Rifles on Wednesday, December 15, 2010 […]

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Noel Barrett to Auction Toys from the Tom Gray Collection

Noel Barrett to Auction Toys from the Tom Gray Collection

On November 19 & 20 Noel Barrett will auction will be one of the most important sales of 2010. It will feature toys from the Tom Gray Collection along with those of the Old Salem Toy Museum of Winston Salem, NC The museum’s holdings were primarily gifts from Tom and his mother Anne Pepper Gray […]

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Morphy Auctions Offers Doll Collection and Rare Baird Clocks

Morphy Auctions Offers Doll Collection and Rare Baird Clocks

Dan Morphy’s Auctions next sale is slated for Oct. 15-16 and will feature the extraordinary Cristol/Glickman family’s doll collection, the advertising clocks of longtime collectors Jerry and Millie Maltz, and part II of the Michael O’Hearn vintage toy collection. The 1,850-lot auction will appeal to those who seek “fresh-to-market antiques with deep provenance,” said Morphy’s […]

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