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Three rare turn-of-the-century motor vehicles combine for $120,950 (Canadian) in Miller & Miller auction

Three rare turn-of-the-century motor vehicles combine for $120,950 (Canadian) in Miller & Miller auction

The 407-lot Petroliana & Advertising auction featured petroliana (gas station items), advertising signs, general store, steam, railroad, music machines and bicycles. Overall, it grossed $553,951. NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – Three extremely rare, turn-of-the-century motor vehicles – a 1907 REO Model A 5-passenger touring car, an 1899 Stanley Stanhope No. 1 “Locomobile” and a prototype […]

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Full dinosaur skeleton and items pertaining to the Beatles, Elvis and JFK up for bid online Sept. 29

Full dinosaur skeleton and items pertaining to the Beatles, Elvis and JFK up for bid online Sept. 29

The auction, beginning at 10 am Eastern time, is jam-packed with wild and wonderful items, led by a complete dinosaur skeleton and an Elvis Presley early Sun Records master acetate. LYNBROOK, N.Y. – Charles Manson’s original booking form, with fingerprints, for the Tate-LaBianca murders in 1969, a full Psittacosaurus dinosaur skeleton plus other prehistoric items, […]

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Ahlers & Ogletree’s Fine Estates & Collections auction, held August 25th-27th, grosses $1.39 million

Ahlers & Ogletree’s Fine Estates & Collections auction, held August 25th-27th, grosses $1.39 million

The Fine Estates & Collections auction was packed with nearly 1,300 lots, from prominent local estates and collections. About 1,000 people registered to bid on several platforms. ATLANTA, Ga. – A vibrant and colorful four-panel oil on canvas painting by Nyoman Gunarsa (Indonesian, 1944-2017), titled Balinese Dancers, impressive at a combined 106 ¼ inches by […]

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Part 1 of the Andy Yanchus collection of plastic models, toys and more will be auctioned Sept. 17th

Part 1 of the Andy Yanchus collection of plastic models, toys and more will be auctioned Sept. 17th

Andy Yanchus is a highly regarded hobbyist and professional within the comic, model and toy world. His plastic model collection is one of the most comprehensive ever to come to market. CRANSTON, R.I. – Part 1 of the Andy Yanchus collection of plastic models, diecast toys, American models and vintage toys from the 1960s through […]

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Cottone Auctions’ online-only Fine Art & Antiques auction, over 200 lots, will be held September 23rd

Cottone Auctions’ online-only Fine Art & Antiques auction, over 200 lots, will be held September 23rd

The sale will be led by items from the estate of Howard D. Booher, Sr. of Atwater, Ohio; and the private Tiffany lamp collection of Rich and Pat Garthoeffner of Lititz, Pa. GENESEO, N.Y. – Cottone Auctions’ late summer Fine Art & Antiques auction, on Friday, September 23rd, will feature items from the estate of […]

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Elvis Presley master recording from 1954 at Sun Records will be sold by Weiss Auctions on Sept. 29th

Elvis Presley master recording from 1954 at Sun Records will be sold by Weiss Auctions on Sept. 29th

Also offered will be an early acetate recording of Blue Suede Shoes, plus a large photo of the ‘Million Dollar Quartet’ – Presley, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis – signed and inscribed by all four to Marion Keisker MacInnes. LYNBROOK, N.Y. – Rock ‘n’ roll history will hit the auction block on […]

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Three rare turn-of-the-century motor vehicles will headline Miller & Miller’s online auction Sept. 10th

Three rare turn-of-the-century motor vehicles will headline Miller & Miller’s online auction Sept. 10th

The 407-lot auction also features petroliana (gas station items), advertising signs, general store, steam, railroad, music machines and bicycles. Start time is 9 am Eastern time. NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – Three extremely rare, turn-of-the-century motor vehicles – a 1907 REO Model A 5-passenger touring car, an 1899 Stanley Stanhope No. 1 “Locomobile” and a […]

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SJ Auctioneers will hold an online-only Silver, Collectibles, Toys & Décor auction on September 11th

SJ Auctioneers will hold an online-only Silver, Collectibles, Toys & Décor auction on September 11th

The catalog is packed with jewelry, silverware and collectibles from artists, designers & silversmiths — 248 lots in all. Online bidding via LiveAuctioneers.com and BidSpirit.com. BROOKLYN, N.Y. – SJ Auctioneers will bid farewell to summer and greet early fall with a Silver, Collectibles, Toys & Décor auction on Sunday, September 11th, beginning at 4 pm […]

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Foo Fighters guitar for Wiltshire auction

Foo Fighters guitar for Wiltshire auction

A Gretsch White Falcon guitar used by Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl is expected to fetch £30k at Wiltshire auction. Grohl played the guitar in the 1997 video for Monkey Wrench. It was originally owned by the band’s rhythm guitarist Pat Smear and was used on their second album The Colour And The Shape. The […]

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Holabird’s massive Rush to the Rockies auction, Aug. 25th-28th, live and online, has over 2,000 lots

Holabird’s massive Rush to the Rockies auction, Aug. 25th-28th, live and online, has over 2,000 lots

The event will be held online and live at the gallery in Reno, Nevada. It’s packed with over 2,000 lots and will be headlined by Part 2 of the Gary Bracken collection plus other superb collections. RENO, Nev. – A four-day Rush to the Rockies auction packed with more than 2,000 lots of vintage and […]

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Gold Rush sunken treasure surfaces in Denver, will be exhibited at HardRock Summit 2022, Sept. 8-11

Gold Rush sunken treasure surfaces in Denver, will be exhibited at HardRock Summit 2022, Sept. 8-11

Historic items from the legendary “Ship of Gold,” the S.S. Central America that sank in 1857, include gold jewelry, a Wells Fargo treasure box lid, jeans that may have been made by Levi Strauss, vintage ornate bottles and a mysterious “Mona Lisa of the Deep” photograph. (Denver, Colorado) – After a century and a half […]

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Preston Opportunities’ Sept. 3rd-4th auction to feature jukeboxes, slot machines, arcade games, more

Preston Opportunities’ Sept. 3rd-4th auction to feature jukeboxes, slot machines, arcade games, more

The collector was a longtime friend of Preston Evans, the owner of Preston Opportunities. Per an agreement between the two made 30 years ago, Mr. Evans was able to acquire the collection. MACON, Ga. – No stranger to multi-day monster auctions, Preston Opportunities is having a doozie on Labor Day weekend – Saturday and Sunday, […]

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