Three daggers, believed to date to the 18th or 19th century, with provenance tied to a former prime minister of Iran, is coming before bidders during Don Presley's New Year's Auction.
A 42-inch tall sculpture of beryllium copper and brass, created by Harry Bertoia, led all lots, realizing $24,000, during Schwenke Auctioneers' Dec. 4 auction.
A pair of vintage palace chargers of unequaled size, will headline the cloisonné offerings in Woody Auction's Dec. 3 eclectic auction.
Shape, design and markings on the bottom are key indicators to the maker of a ceramic pitcher, explains Dr. Anthony Cavo, in his Ask the Experts column.
More than 100 lots of American art pottery, including pieces from the revered Stuart Collection, are set to see Dec. 4, at Turner Auctions + Appraisals.
An elegant Art Nouveau RStK Amphora portrait vase is among a wide variety of porcelain pieces featured in John Moran's Nov. 15 Decorative Arts auction.
Collectors eagerly pursue Santa Clara Pueblo pottery by Margaret Tafoya. In the latest Ten Things You Didn't Know column, Antoinette Rahn illustrates how truly amazing it is that pieces originally sold for $5 are now often commanding four or more figures.
A German Gebruder Bruder 80-keyless fairground organ is an expected mechanical music star of Great Gatsby's 1,600-lot auction, Oct. 14-16.
Items from an extensive cut glass collection will be represented in the 700 lots scheduled to cross the auction block Sept. 30-Oct. 1, through Stevens Auction Company.
Artemis Gallery will present a myriad of ancient antiquities and art, during a 400+ lot auction slated for Aug. 25. Among the lots expected to prompt a bidding battle is an ancient polychrome-painted clay Egyptian ushabti figure.