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Property from the Collection of Ringo Starr & Barbara Bach to be Auctioned by Julien's Auctions, December 4-5

Beverly Hills, California – (September 14, 2015) – Julien’s Auctions, the world’s premier entertainment auction house, is proud to announce the December 4th and 5th auction of Property from The Collection of Ringo Starr and Barbara Bach. The once-in-a-lifetime collection curated by Ringo and Barbara, features items from their London estate, Beverly Hills and Monaco […]

Morphy’s to auction art, antique clocks, mechanical music, jewelry and a trove of coins in Sept. 13 Fine & Decorative Art Auction

Featured: Large collection of cast-iron figural doorstops that includes many rarities DENVER, Pa. – Previews are always especially busy at any of Morphy’s Fine & Decorative Art auctions because of the broad variety of categories represented. By that token, the company’s sprawling Pennsylvania gallery should be buzzing with activity prior to their Sunday, September 13th […]

Morphy’s to auction early trains, horse-drawn toys and rare dolls from 60-year Paul and Katie Hedburn collection, Sept. 10-12

Second major toy collection in sale includes rare lunchboxes, many rated a perfect 10 DENVER, Pa. – Anyone assuming they’ve seen the last of the great early collections of toys, trains and dolls may have to readjust their thinking September 10-12 when Morphy’s auctions a long-held trove amassed by the late Katie and Paul Hedburn. […]

The Heat is on with Julia's August 4-Day Summer Fine Arts, Asian & Antiques Auction

Fairfield, ME ~ August 25-28, 2015. It’s the event that collectors and connoisseurs have waited all season for – James D. Julia’s annual August Fine Arts, Asian, & Antiques auction!  James D. Julia Auctioneers, led by President and long-time industry leader Jim Julia, has been in business for almost five decades.  This $6 million dollar […]

Willis Henry Two-Day Americana & Folk Art Auction Kicks of NH Antiques Week

August 1st & 2nd (Sat. & Sun.) at Noon Radisson Hotel, Manchester, NH Previews: Fri. 10-5pm & Sat. & Sun. 9:30-11:30am  Day I & Day II: Americana & Folk Art: Both sales contain many of the same type of antiques & collectibles including collections of  redware,  stoneware, woodenware, baskets, trade signs, quilts, samplers, rugs, whirligigs, […]

Perfume Bottle Auction sets New Record in Spartanburg

A new record was set at the International Perfume Bottle Association’s (IPBA) 27th annual convention April 30 to May 3, 2015 in Spartanburg, South Carolina. One of the convention highlights was a lively perfume bottle auction with celebrity, Nicholas Dawes, from Antiques Roadshow, as auctioneer. The IPBA hosts the longest running specialty auction of perfume […]

High-Grade Vintage Card Set to Highlight at Memory Lane’s Upcoming Summer Break Auction

Several top quality complete sets and near complete sets, including T205, E93, 1952 Topps and 1957 Topps will be parceled out to new homes as part of the largest auction the company has ever conducted.    TUSTIN, CA— Vintage card collectors looking to upgrade their sets will have a chance to do that—and then some– when […]

Mecum Auctions To Host Road Art Auction At Wisconsin Headquarters July 17-19

1,000 Items Including Signs, Memorabilia and More to be Offered Walworth, Wis. – Mecum Auctions will hold its inaugural Road Art Auction at the Mecum headquarters in Walworth, Wis., this July 17-19 featuring more than 1,000 items to be offered. The vast lineup includes a seemingly endless variety populated by several different themes throughout including automobile, […]

Space memorabilia brings $610,000 in Dallas auction

May 22, 2015 event at Heritage Auctions sees strong interest; Apollo Mission Robbins Medals, Apollo 13 material, all bring heightened interest; $50,000 realized for Apollo 11 Robbins Medal; Maurer prototype camera brings $10,625 DALLAS – An Apollo 11 Robbins Medal, originally from the collection of Mission Support Crew Member Jack Swigert, realized the hefty final price […]

Antique Clocks & Fine Antiques Highlight Fontaine's May 30 Auction

PITTSFIELD, Mass.  A one-of-a-kind Howard & Davis astronomical regulator clock and a rare Seth Thomas No. 20 standing regulator clock with Grande Sonnerie strike and repeat could both reach or surpass $100,000 at a cataloged antique auction scheduled for Saturday, May 30th, by Fontaine s Auction Gallery, at 1485 West Housatonic Street, starting at […]