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1923 Willards Chocolates Babe Ruth baseball card brings $23,600 in Miller & Miller auction, Jan. 21

1923 Willards Chocolates Babe Ruth baseball card brings $23,600 in Miller & Miller auction, Jan. 21

The online-only Advertising & Historic Objects auction featured 376 lots in a wide array of categories. The Babe Ruth card was the auction’s top lot. Also, a Vickers VC-10 cutaway model jet plane realized $18,880. NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A 1923 Willards Chocolates Babe Ruth baseball card was a hit for $23,600 and a […]

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Paintings by Canadian folk artist Maud Lewis will headline Miller & Miller’s Feb. 11 online sale

Paintings by Canadian folk artist Maud Lewis will headline Miller & Miller’s Feb. 11 online sale

Also from Lewis is a watercolor and pen on paper harbor scene, folded in quarters into a card, with a handwritten letter. The 293-lot Canadiana & Folk Art auction begins at 9 am Eastern. NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – Six original oil on board paintings by renowned Canadian folk artist Maud Lewis (1903-1970) are expected […]

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Letters signed by Washington, Hancock and Thomas Paine will headline University Archives’ February 1st online auction

Letters signed by Washington, Hancock and Thomas Paine will headline University Archives’ February 1st online auction

The Rare Manuscripts, Books & Sports Memorabilia auction features historical material from many collecting categories. All 460 lots are up for viewing and bidding now, on the UA website. WILTON, Conn. – Letters boldly signed by early American historical giants George Washington, John Hancock and Thomas Paine, plus a 1963 Christmas card signed by both […]

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Cutaway model of a 1962 Vickers VC-10 BOAC jet plane will headline Miller & Miller’s Jan. 21 auction

Cutaway model of a 1962 Vickers VC-10 BOAC jet plane will headline Miller & Miller’s Jan. 21 auction

The online-only auction, with a start time of 9 am Eastern, is loaded with 376 lots in a wide array of collecting categories. The Vickers VC-10 should find a landing spot for $6,000-$9,000 (Canadian). NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A cutaway model of a 1962 Vickers VC-10 BOAC (later renamed British Air) jet plane, one […]

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Part 2 of the Andy Yanchus collection of rare, vintage comic books and comic art will be sold Jan. 1

Part 2 of the Andy Yanchus collection of rare, vintage comic books and comic art will be sold Jan. 1

A series of further auctions will also be conducted throughout the year, featuring more of Mr. Yanchus’s models, toys and more. Part 2 will be Bruneau & Co.’s largest comic auction to date. CRANSTON, R.I. – Part 2 of the Andy Yanchus collection – 564 lots of rare and vintage comics and comic art gathered […]

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California Gold Rush sunken treasure artifacts auction sets records on December 3rd in Reno, Nevada

California Gold Rush sunken treasure artifacts auction sets records on December 3rd in Reno, Nevada

The recovered jewelry, mid-1800s clothing, glassware, and other items were retrieved from the legendary “Ship of Gold,” the S.S. Central America that sank during a voyage to New York in 1857. (Reno, Nevada) December 8, 2022 – An auction of 270 never-before-offered historic California Gold Rush sunken treasure artifacts attracted nearly $1 million in sales […]

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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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