Tag Archives: Steve McQueen

The Wristwatch

Collecting with Jeff By Jeff Figler When I was in China a few years ago, there was a gentleman in my traveling group that owned a print shop in the Phoenix area. From an outside vendor he negotiated to buy 50 Rolex watches, one for each of his employees for about a dollar a piece. […]

Dorothy Wizard of Oz dress, $480,000, Julien's Auctions

Dorothy Wizard of Oz dress, $480,000, Julien’s Auctions Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall The blue gingham dress that Judy Garland wore when she portrayed Dorothy Gale in the 1939 movie The Wizard of Oz sold for $480,000 at an auction held Nov. 9-10 by Julien’s Auctions in […]