Tag Archives: Jerry Garcia

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Jerry Garcia ‘Wolf’ guitar, $1.9 million, Guernsey’s

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Jerry Garcia ‘Wolf’ guitar, $1.9 million, Guernsey’s

Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far by Ken Hall The guitar that Grateful Dead frontman Jerry Garcia called “Wolf” and which he played at numerous concerts around the world from 1973 until his death in 1995, sold for $1.9 million at a charity auction to benefit the Montgomery, Alabama-based Southern Poverty Law Center, […]

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Titanic survivor letter: $11,875, RR Auction

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Titanic survivor letter: $11,875, RR Auction

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Titanic survivor letter: $11,875, RR Auction Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A three-page letter handwritten by Titanic survivor Lady Duff-Gordon, dated May 27, 1912, penned on her personal stationery and signed “Lucy Duff Gordon,” sold for $11,875 at an auction held Jan. 22 by RR Auction, based […]

Ken's Korner: Thieves make off with Jerry Garcia’s…toilet?

Ken’s Korner: Thieves make off with Jerry Garcia’s…toilet? – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – June 2006 Police are unsure if it was taken by a diehard Deadhead or just someone looking to remodel a bathroom, but somebody has stolen a salmon-colored toilet that once belonged to Grateful Dead leader Jerry Garcia. The commode […]