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ITEMS SIGNED BY ALBERT EINSTEIN, GEORGE WASHINGTON, LOU GEHRIG AND OTHERS WILL BE OFFERED BY UNIVERSITY ARCHIVES

ITEMS SIGNED BY ALBERT EINSTEIN, GEORGE WASHINGTON, LOU GEHRIG AND OTHERS WILL BE OFFERED BY UNIVERSITY ARCHIVES

WILTON, Conn. – A typed letter written and signed by Albert Einstein to President Herbert Hoover in 1929, a one-page letter penned and signed by future President George Washington in 1783, and a charming photograph of baseball legend Lou Gehrig posing with a young boy, signed, with Babe Ruth in the background, are just a few […]

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1884 WINCHESTER CARTRIDGE DISPLAY BOARD RINGS UP $100,300 IN MILLER & MILLER’S ONLINE-ONLY CANADIANA & SPORTING AUCTION

1884 WINCHESTER CARTRIDGE DISPLAY BOARD RINGS UP $100,300 IN MILLER & MILLER’S ONLINE-ONLY CANADIANA & SPORTING AUCTION

NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – Three 19th century American cartridge display boards – two from Winchester (1887 and 1884) and one from Union Metallic Cartridge (1880s) – sold for a combined $241,900 in an online-only Canadiana & Sporting auction held June 5th by Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd. The sale grossed $496,219, including the buyer’s […]

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31st ANNUAL CODY OLD WEST AUCTION TO BE HELD IN SANTA FE, N.M., LIVE AND ONLINE WITH 384 LOTS

31st ANNUAL CODY OLD WEST AUCTION TO BE HELD IN SANTA FE, N.M., LIVE AND ONLINE WITH 384 LOTS

SANTA FE, N.M. –The roll-top desk and chair used by Pat Garrett while he was sheriff in Dona Ana, New Mexico, an Arizona Ranger Colt Frontier six-shooter, a circa 1863 Henry repeating rifle, J.B. Farr’s 14kt gold presentation sheriff’s badge and actor Clint Eastwood’s film-worn hat from the movie Joe Kidd are just a hint […]

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RARE POSTERS AUCTION #84 PRESENTS 500 RARE AND ICONIC WORKS

RARE POSTERS AUCTION #84 PRESENTS 500 RARE AND ICONIC WORKS

NEW YORK, N.Y. –– The 84th Rare Posters Auction from Poster Auctions International on Tuesday, July 20th features masterpieces and rarities from a century of poster design. The collection includes Art Nouveau, Art Deco, Modern, and Contemporary works suited to a variety of interests and styles. All 500 lots will be on view to the […]

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BRUNEAU & CO. AUCTIONEERS’ ESTATE FINE ART & ANTIQUE AUCTION FEATURES ITEMS FROM PROMINENT LOCAL ESTATES AND COLLECTIONS

BRUNEAU & CO. AUCTIONEERS’ ESTATE FINE ART & ANTIQUE AUCTION FEATURES ITEMS FROM PROMINENT LOCAL ESTATES AND COLLECTIONS

CRANSTON, R.I. – An online-only Estate Fine Art & Antique auction packed with over 300 quality lots, mostly pulled from prominent estates throughout New England, is planned for Thursday, June 17th, by Bruneau & Co. Auctioneers, which has been hosting successful Internet sales since the start of the pandemic but is looking forward to resuming […]

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MILLER & MILLER’S ADVERTISING & BREWERIANA AUCTION FEATURES BEER TRAYS AND SIGNS, RAILROADIANA, GENERAL STORE & MORE

MILLER & MILLER’S ADVERTISING & BREWERIANA AUCTION FEATURES BEER TRAYS AND SIGNS, RAILROADIANA, GENERAL STORE & MORE

NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – An important Black Cat Shoe Polish clock (known to collectors simply as “The Black Cat Clock”), a 4 foot by 8 foot circa 1938 porcelain sign for Orange Crush soda, and an early 20th century Kuntz Brewery “Bologna Girl” lithographed tin beer tray are just a few of the expected […]

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MILLER & MILLER’S WATCHES & JEWELRY AUCTION FEATURES EXAMPLES FROM PATEK PHILIPPE, ROLEX, TAG HEUER, OMEGA AND OTHERS

MILLER & MILLER’S WATCHES & JEWELRY AUCTION FEATURES EXAMPLES FROM PATEK PHILIPPE, ROLEX, TAG HEUER, OMEGA AND OTHERS

NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A Patek Philippe Reference 3940 perpetual calendar men’s watch with 18kt white gold case and clasp, a Rolex Reference 1680 red Submariner Date men’s watch from 1972 with stainless steel case and band, and a VS2 diamond solitaire ring with a 1.99-carat center stone and 14kt white gold band are […]

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1856 BOND CERTIFICATE TWICE SIGNED BY CORNELIUS VANDERBILT SELLS FOR $11,250 AT HOLABIRD WESTERN AMERICANA COLLECTIONS AUCTION

1856 BOND CERTIFICATE TWICE SIGNED BY CORNELIUS VANDERBILT SELLS FOR $11,250 AT HOLABIRD WESTERN AMERICANA COLLECTIONS AUCTION

RENO, Nev. – A California Gold Rush-era bond from 1856 signed by Cornelius Vanderbilt sold for $11,250, a photo of the execution hanging of outlaw Fleming “James” Parker taken in 1898 brought $9,062, and a gorgeous circa 1880-1920 Red Mesa Navajo rug in near-perfect condition rose to $5,000 at a huge, five-day Western Americana Signature […]

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Market Remains Strong as Hart Davis Hart May Wine Auction Brings in $5.9 Million

Market Remains Strong as Hart Davis Hart May Wine Auction Brings in $5.9 Million

Hart Davis Hart Wine Co., the #1 wine auction house in the U.S., continued its success in 2021 with a tremendous May auction that brought in a total of $5.9 million against pre-sale estimates of $3.4-5.2 million. These record results were due to the passionate bidding seen throughout the sale from bidders around the globe, […]

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