Tag Archives: Heritage Auctions

Ken’s Korner: Rare 1913 nickel could fetch $5M

Ken’s Korner: Rare 1913 nickel could fetch $5M

Ken’s Korner: Rare 1913 nickel could fetch $5M News and Views from the World of Antiquing and Collecting By Ken Hall A rare 1913 Liberty Head nickel – one of only five known to exist – is expected to sell for more than $2 million and possibly as much as $5 million at an auction […]

Historic 1792 half disme, $1.41 million, Heritage

Historic 1792 half disme, $1.41 million, Heritage

Historic 1792 half disme, $1.41 million, Heritage Gavels n Paddles Recent Auction Results from Near and Far By Ken Hall An historic 1792 half disme (the colonial spelling for “dime”) sold for $1.41 million at the U.S. Coin Florida United Numismatists (FUN) Signature Auction held January6-14 in Orlando, Florida, by Heritage Auctions, based in Dallas, […]

1933 King Kong poster, $388,375, Heritage Auction

1933 King Kong poster, $388,375, Heritage Auction

1933 King Kong poster, $388,375, Heritage Auction Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A near-perfect 1933 Style B three-sheet movie poster for the RKO classic film King Kong sold for $388,375 at a Vintage Movie Poster Signature Auction held Nov. 29 by Heritage Auctions in Dallas, Tex. Also, […]

Top 5 Historical lots sold in 2012 by Heritage range from the dawn of the Universe to the dawn of America

Top 5 Historical lots sold in 2012 by Heritage range from the dawn of the Universe to the dawn of America The last year was an important one for history collectors at Heritage Auctions. Here’s a peek at the top five Historical lots sold in 2012, which range from the dawn of Universe to the […]

Les Paul Sunburst, $194,500, Heritage

Les Paul Sunburst, $194,500, Heritage Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A 1959 Gibson Les Paul Standard Sunburst left-handed solid body electric guitar, one of only two made that year, sold for $194,500 at a Vintage Guitars & Musical Instruments Signature Auction held Oct. 27 by Heritage Auctions […]

Large moon rock, $330,000, Heritage

Large moon rock, $330,000, Heritage Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far The fourth largest piece of the Moon ever made available to the public sold for $330,000 at a Natural History Signature Meteorite Auction held Oct. 14 at the Fletcher Sinclair Mansion in New York City by Heritage Auctions, based in […]

Ken's Korner: Lunar meteorite to be auctioned

Ken's Korner: Lunar meteorite to be auctioned

Ken’s Korner: Lunar meteorite to be auctioned Ken’s Korner New and Views from the World of Antiquing and Collecting by Ken Hall A four-pound, slab-shaped chunk of the moon that crashed to Earth as a meteorite and was found in Libya in 1998 was set to cross the block this fall at Heritage Auctions in […]