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Multiple new world records are set in Poster Auctions International’s Rare Posters Auction, Nov. 13

Multiple new world records are set in Poster Auctions International’s Rare Posters Auction, Nov. 13

Rare Posters Auction LXXXVIII saw sustained passion for rare and never-before-seen lithographs from the Art Nouveau and Art Deco eras, continuing PAI’s streak of $2 million auctions this year. New York, N.Y. – Poster Auctions International’s (PAI) third sale of the year, on November 13, finished at just over $2.2 million. Rare Posters Auction LXXXVIII […]

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Rolex Cosmograph Daytona wristwatch brings $54,870 (Canadian) in Miller & Miller’s Nov. 19th auction

Rolex Cosmograph Daytona wristwatch brings $54,870 (Canadian) in Miller & Miller’s Nov. 19th auction

The auction grossed $418,959 and featured a wonderful selection of 78 Swiss luxury timepieces from Rolex, Patek Philippe, Omega, Tag Heuer, Cartier, Hublot, Tiffany & Co., IWC and others. NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – Rolex ruled the roost in Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd.’s online-only Luxury Watches sale, as 14 of the top 20 finishing […]

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SJ Auctioneers’ online-only auction, December 11, has items that are perfect for holiday gift-giving

SJ Auctioneers’ online-only auction, December 11, has items that are perfect for holiday gift-giving

The auction is packed with 271 lots of rare jewelry, paperweights, glass art vases, scarce tin collectible toys and trains, stunning silverware, gorgeous natural gem trees, designer scarves. BROOKLYN, N.Y. – SJ Auctioneers will bid farewell to 2022 with an online-only auction that’s packed with 271 lots of rare jewelry, paperweights, glass art vases, scarce […]

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Rare antique bottles retrieved from the S.S. Central America will be auctioned Dec. 3 in Reno, Nev.

Rare antique bottles retrieved from the S.S. Central America will be auctioned Dec. 3 in Reno, Nev.

Included will be beer bottles, decanters, wine bottles, perfumes, pot lids, stoneware bottles and cruets. The auction will be held online and live at the Reno-Sparks Convention Center in Reno. (Reno, Nevada) November 24, 2022 – Rare antique bottles retrieved from the S.S. Central America – the legendary “Ship of Gold” that sank in a […]

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Items signed by Mao Zedong, Jefferson, Einstein, Custer will be auctioned online Dec. 14th by University Archives

Items signed by Mao Zedong, Jefferson, Einstein, Custer will be auctioned online Dec. 14th by University Archives

The 383-lot Rare Autographs, Manuscripts & Books auction contains material from multiple collecting categories. All lots are up for viewing now on multiple platforms and the UA website. WILTON, Conn. – A special presentation copy of the book Tenth Anniversary of the People’s Republic of China signed by Mao Zedong, an autograph letter signed by […]

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Woody Auction’s year-end antique auction, December 3rd, has over 400 quality lots in many categories

Woody Auction’s year-end antique auction, December 3rd, has over 400 quality lots in many categories

The auction promises to have something for everyone. The catalog is packed with a wide array of collecting categories. It’s a combination of numerous collections from around the world. DOUGLASS, Kan. – Woody Auction’s final antique sale of 2022, on Saturday, December 3rd, promises to have something for everyone, with a catalog brimming with more […]

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Items recovered from the 1857 sinking of the S.S. Central America will be auctioned Dec. 3 in Reno

Items recovered from the 1857 sinking of the S.S. Central America will be auctioned Dec. 3 in Reno

Holabird Western Americana Collections will offer a time capsule of Gold Rush life with important items recovered from the sinking of the legendary “Ship of Gold” (Reno, Nevada) November 15, 2022 – Decades after unique California Gold Rush sunken treasure artifacts were retrieved from the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean, the exquisite gold jewelry, vintage […]

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Complete Magic: The Gathering “Beta” card set from 1993 sells for $120,000 at Weiss Auctions, Oct. 19

Complete Magic: The Gathering “Beta” card set from 1993 sells for $120,000 at Weiss Auctions, Oct. 19

500+ lots came up for bid, to include Golden, Silver and Bronze Age comics, Peanuts comic strip art by Charles Schulz, cover art by Frank Frazetta, Wally Wood and Moldoff & Giella. LYNBROOK, N.Y. – A complete Magic: The Gathering “Beta” card set from 1993, just the second set for “MTG” with a print run […]

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Miller & Miller’s online Petroliana & Advertising auction, October 29th, grosses $534,215 (Canadian)

Miller & Miller’s online Petroliana & Advertising auction, October 29th, grosses $534,215 (Canadian)

A single-family owned 1966 Ford Ranger 250 Custom Cab “Camper Special” pick-up truck with Avion camper sold for $82,600, and a 2006 Harley Davidson Softail Deluxe black cherry motorcycle roared off for $16,520 . NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A single-family owned 1966 Ford Ranger 250 Custom Cab “Camper Special” pick-up truck with Avion camper […]

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Fine watches by famous makers will be in Miller & Miller’s online Luxury Watches auction, November 19

Fine watches by famous makers will be in Miller & Miller’s online Luxury Watches auction, November 19

The auction features a curated selection of 77 important Swiss luxury timepieces from Rolex, Patek Philippe, Omega, Tag Heuer, Cartier, Hublot, Tiffany & Co., IWC, and others. NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – Two rare and desirable men’s Swiss wristwatches – a Patek Philippe Ref. 5396G Annual Calendar and a Rolex Ref. 116515 Cosmograph Daytona – […]

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Trove of MacKenzie-Childs collectibles plus other fine items are in Auction Life’s Nov. 16th auction

Trove of MacKenzie-Childs collectibles plus other fine items are in Auction Life’s Nov. 16th auction

The auction, online and live with limited available seating, will also feature gorgeous art glass, crystal, fine art, handbags, jewelry, porcelain, sculptures and more – over 500 lots in all. WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Fans of MacKenzie-Childs – the manufacturer of ceramics and retailer of hand-painted imported furniture and home décor, founded in 1983 […]

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More than 2,000 lots of collectibles change hands at Holabird’s Western Frontiers Auction Oct. 13-16

More than 2,000 lots of collectibles change hands at Holabird’s Western Frontiers Auction Oct. 13-16

The four-day auction featured Native and general Americana, mining, Express, numismatics, art, bottles, stocks and more. It was headlined by Part 3 of the superb Gary Bracken collection. RENO, Nev. – An Ansel Adams signed and framed Yosemite photo from around 1959 sold for $38,750 at a four-day Western Frontiers auction held October 13th-16th by […]

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