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  • 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 […]

  • Jun 22 2009
  • 22 Jun 2009

Vintage Motorcycles, Petroliana Lots Highlight Don Fielder Estate Sale

CEDAR POINT, Ill. – The lifetime single-owner collection of Don Fiedler—comprising over 700 lots of vintage toy trucks, cast-iron and tin motorcycle toys, full-size antique […]

  • Jun 15 2009
  • 15 Jun 2009

E. Howard & Co. #61 Astronomical Clock Leads Fontaine Auctions

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – A rare and fine E. Howard & Co. #61 astronomical floor standing regulator clock sold for $161,000 at a sale of vintage […]

  • Jun 8 2009
  • 8 Jun 2009

Auction Report: Error Stamps Highlights Philip Weiss Auctions

OCEANSIDE, N.Y. – A block of six rare Canadian error stamps (Scott 387A), never hinged, from the corner of the sheet, sold for $50,850 at […]

  • May 4 2009
  • 4 May 2009

Auction Report: Heritage Has Original Dr Pepper Formula

When what is widely considered to be the original formula for Dr Pepper crosses the auction block at Heritage Auction Galleries on May 13 , […]