Of the more than 1,200 lots brought to auction during Ahlers & Ogletrees' first auction of 2016, an untitled watercolor by Chughtai took top honors.
Looking ahead to upcoming auctions and shows, the Antique Trader featured auction and collectibles ads from around the country.
A nearly 'larger than life' weathervane, in the shape of a fireman, may finish at more than $125,000 during James D. Julia's Fine Art, Asian & Antiques auction, Feb. 3-5.
Clars Auction Gallery's Fine Art, Decorative, Jewelry and Asian Art sale, Jan. 16-17, features more than 200 lots of antique photographs and prints from esteemed private collections including the Art Institute of Chicago.
An 1894 Barber dime that was the centerpiece of Heritage Auctions’ Platinum Night event at the Florida United Numismatists (FUN) Convention sold for $1.99M.
Morphy Auctions brought forth an extensive collection of fishing tackle of varying types, more than 550 lots in all, in the firm's first antique fishing lures and tackle auction. Taking top lot honors was a Moonlight Dreadnought bait and box by Paw Paw, which sold for $29,280.
There are a wide variety of antique auction and show events rolling out the first couple of months of 2016, setting the pace for a busy and exciting year.
A Green Seal note, circa 1934, poised in the entryway to Binion's Horseshoe Casino in Las Vegas, is expected to command more than $125K, during the Heritage Auctions' sale Jan. 6-12, held during the Florida United Numismatists Show.
An 18th century engraved powder horn owned by Alexander Hamilton, which is one of the most fascinating finds related to Hamilton, since the discovery of his dueling pistols, is coming to auction Jan. 11 through Sterling Associates.
Two uniquely different paintings commanded top lot status during two separate auctions, presented by Cordier Auction in November.