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  • Aug 23 2009
  • 23 Aug 2009

Parker Brothers AA Pigeon Gun Sign Highlights Sporting & Firearms Auction

MATTHEWS, N.C. – A Parker Brothers AA Pigeon Gun wood and metal advertising sign, one of only two known, sold for a record $7,543 in […]

  • Aug 18 2009
  • 18 Aug 2009

Antiques Show Offers Treasures for Those Who Know How to Look

The headlines read: “Mid-Summer Blues Amidst a Depressed Marketplace!” I see it every day in the newspaper and on CNN, but someone forgot to tell […]

  • Aug 17 2009
  • 17 Aug 2009

Important 1734 Henry Popple Maps of Colonial North America to Sell Online

SEDONA, Ariz. – One of the most important maps of Colonial North America—Henry Popple’s “Map of the British Empire in North America,” published in 1734—will […]

  • Aug 10 2009
  • 10 Aug 2009

Auction Report: President Garfield Ambrotypes & Daguerreotypes Top Sale

OCEANSIDE, N.Y. – An historic archive comprising nine ambrotype and daguerreotype images of James A. Garfield—taken in the 1850s and the first known images of […]

  • Aug 4 2009
  • 4 Aug 2009

Exotic Ivory, Fine Art and a Great Big Rock Sell in West Palm Beach

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – A large ivory collection from a Miami doctor, the result of a 30-year collecting effort, provided the backbone of sales […]

  • Aug 4 2009
  • 4 Aug 2009

Fontaine’s Civil War Auction Grows by 300 Lots, Adds Second Day

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – What started out as a 500-lot, one-day auction of Civil War, Firearms & Militaria at Fontaine’s Auction Gallery—a sale that would have […]

  • Aug 4 2009
  • 4 Aug 2009

Rare J. Chein & Co. Toys Mark Single-Owner Collection Sale

CLEVELAND, Tenn. – A large single-owner collection comprising some 400 lots in an array of categories—to include Chein toys, Coca-Cola collectibles, framed art and lithograph […]

  • Jul 28 2009
  • 28 Jul 2009

Auction Report: 8.22 Carat Diamond Ring Hits $77,000 at Multi-Estate Sale

NORTHPORT, Ala. – Multiple bidders in the room battled for a magnificent, nearly flawless diamond and platinum ring, boasting VVS1 quality—with a 6-carat center stone […]

  • Jul 28 2009
  • 28 Jul 2009

1971 High Crop Diesel Tractor Soars to $64,000 at John Deere Collectibles Auction

LE MARS, Iowa – An extremely rare 1971 John Deere 2520 high crop diesel tractor with syncro-range transmission—one of fewer than 80 ever made—sold for […]

  • Jun 30 2009
  • 30 Jun 2009

Mitchell & Rammelsberg Bedroom Suite Highlights Katherine Creamer Estate Sale

ABERDEEN, Miss. – A stunning five-piece rosewood Victorian bedroom suite, signed Mitchell & Rammelsberg (circa 1860), soared to $51,700 at the living estate sale of […]