Tag Archives: New England

Gavels 'n' Paddles – 19th century carved eagle, $1,989, Copake Auction

Gavels 'n' Paddles - 19th century carved eagle, $1,989, Copake Auction

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – 19th century carved eagle, $1,989, Copake Auction Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A 19th century carved and gilded pilot house eagle sold for $1,989 at an unreserved estate auction held Aug. 23 by Copake Auction in Copake, N.Y. Also, a Victorian carved multi door and drawer […]

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: 1776 U.S. silver dollar, $1.41 million, Heritage

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: 1776 U.S. silver dollar, $1.41 million, Heritage

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: 1776 U.S. silver dollar, $1.41 million, Heritage Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World A 1776 Continental silver dollar – the finest of only four silver Continental currency dollars known to exist from the birth of the American Republic – sold for $1.41 million at a sale of U.S. Colonial coins […]

Bookshelf: Maine – The Wilder Half of New England

Bookshelf: [amazon_link id=”0884483339″ target=”_blank” container=”” container_class=”” ]Maine –  The Wilder Half of New England[/amazon_link] – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – September 2012 By: William David Barry Publisher: Tilbury House Pages: 290 Price: Paperback $30 This is a concise, solid, and surprising overview of 500 years of Maine history, from first contact between Native Americans […]