Monthly Archives: October 2021

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Painting by Frank Sinatra, $38,400, Potter & Potter

A framed acrylic on canvas painting by Frank Sinatra, a floral-themed work signed “Sinatra/89” lower right, sold for $38,400 at a Disneyana & Pop Culture Sale held July 30th by Potter & Potter Auctions in Chicago.

Recent Auction Results from Near & Far By Ken Hall   A framed acrylic on canvas painting by Frank Sinatra, a floral-themed work signed “Sinatra/89” lower right, sold for $38,400 at a Disneyana & Pop Culture Sale held July 30th by Potter & Potter Auctions in Chicago. Also, a turn-of-the-century style Disneyland Park mailbox from […]

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: 1882 trade dollar, $16,800, Alderfer’s

An 1882 Proof 66 trade dollar sold for $16,800 at a Coins and Currency auction held July 28th by Alderfer Auction in Hatfield, PA

Recent Auction Results from Near & Far By Ken Hall   An 1882 Proof 66 trade dollar sold for $16,800 at a Coins and Currency auction held July 28th by Alderfer Auction in Hatfield, PA. Also, in three auctions held the week of July 19th, a Browning Citori superlight over/under grade 6 shotgun rang up […]

Canning the Harvest

1915 Kerr Self Sealing 1 Qt Mason Jar

by Jessica Kosinski Fall in New England is a beautiful time of year. It brings to mind images of crisp, cool air, hot apple cider, and leaves changing colors. Historically, it signaled the hard work of harvest time – when family members, friends, and neighbors gathered together to bring in the crops and celebrate their bounty. […]

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Signed Elvis photo, $19,445, RR Auction

A color, semi-gloss photograph of Elvis Presley, inscribed to Ed Sullivan, “To Mr. Ed Sullivan, My sincere thanks to a great guy, Thanks, Elvis Presley,” sold for $19,445 in an online auction held June 25-July 14 by RR Auction in Boston, MA

Recent Auction Results from Near & Far By Ken Hall   A color, semi-gloss photograph of Elvis Presley, inscribed to Ed Sullivan, “To Mr. Ed Sullivan, My sincere thanks to a great guy, Thanks, Elvis Presley,” sold for $19,445 in an online auction held June 25-July 14 by RR Auction in Boston, MA. It was […]