Found 432 articles matching Worth Points category.
  • May 23 2014
  • 23 May 2014

Norman Rockwell’s Iconic ‘The Rookie’ Hits a Home Run at Auction

NEW YORK – Norman Rockwell’s iconic baseball painting “The Rookie (Red Sox Locker Room)” sold for $22,565,000 May 22 to lead Christie’s May sale of […]

  • May 21 2014
  • 21 May 2014

Huge Menagerie of Steiff Stuffed Animals to Highlight Julia’s Toy, Doll and Adverts Sale

FAIRFIELD, Maine – A menagerie of 125 Steiff stuffed animals from the collection of Chuck and the late Cathy Steffes—any of which could easily be […]

  • May 16 2014
  • 16 May 2014

Casino Magnate Steve Wynn Buys 7-Foot Stainless Steel Popeye Statue for $28 Million

Well, blow me down. Steve Wynn, the American business and casino magnate, bought a 7-foot-tall stainless steel statue of the iconic cartoon character Popeye—a creation […]

  • May 16 2014
  • 16 May 2014

Casino Magnate Steve Wynn Buys 7-Foot Stainless Steel Popeye Statue for $28 Million

Well, blow me down. Steve Wynn, the American business and casino magnate, bought a 7-foot-tall stainless steel statue of the iconic cartoon character Popeye—a creation […]

  • May 15 2014
  • 15 May 2014

Self-Taught Sam Doyle’s Painting of his Grandmother Soars to $204,000 at Folk Art Sale

BUFORD, Ga. – When Sam Doyle sat down with a few cans of house paint and a piece of rusted tin roofing, he could have […]

  • May 13 2014
  • 13 May 2014

Globetrotting Geologist’s Jaw-Dropping Estate Sale to Draw Serious Collectors

Having run estate sales for 20 years, Rachel Fitch knew immediately that this one was going to be different. A retired geologist who had worked […]

  • May 1 2014
  • 1 May 2014

28-Carat Kashmir Sapphire sets Price-Per-Carat Record at Sotheby’s Auction

NEW YORK – An exceptional, Kashmir sapphire and diamond ring sold for $5,093,000 on April 29 at Sotheby’s, setting a new world auction record price […]

  • May 1 2014
  • 1 May 2014

Great Finds: Rare Babe Ruth Poster Found in Wall of Demolished House

If you have an old house in Minnesota, start tearing down those walls… they seem to have very valuable items used as insulation up there. […]

  • Apr 30 2014
  • 30 Apr 2014

Great Finds: A Doorstop in England turns out to be Carved Chinese Pot Worth £150K

Quick, go check your doorstops. A woman in Hertfordshire, England, is happy she decided to see what that old, carved-wood Chinese pot was worth. You […]

  • Apr 22 2014
  • 22 Apr 2014

‘Thrift Hunters’ Star to Speak to Congress about Internet Sales Tax Issues

Jason T. Smith began his little store on eBay with hopes that he could eventually earn enough money selling things he found at thrift shops […]