An archive of items owned by Thomas Edison, including the keys to his New Jersey laboratory, and six 19th century lightbulbs realized $64,375 at the Dec. 3 auction presented by Heritage Auctions.
A 19th century oil painting by Worthington Whittredge, a pioneer of the Hudson River School style of painting is headed into auction, Jan. 14-16 through Ahlers & Ogletree.
A Committee of Vigilance of San Francisco certificate from 1856 and three 'witching balls', which are examples of Americana, will come to auction Dec. 17-18.
Artwork, including a unique self portrait, by abstract impressionist artist Sam Francis, is expected to vie for top lot during Michaan's Dec. 9 Fine Art, Furniture, Decorative Arts and Jewelry Auction.
A Superman #1 DC comic book, circa 1939, and legendary Underground Comix selections contributed to the nearly $10 million realized sales posted during Heritage Auctions' Comics & Comic Art Auction, held Nov. 17-19, 2016.
A drill used by Commander Dave Scott on the surface of the moon, during the Apollo 15 mission, is among the lots in RR Auctions Dec. 7 sale.
A pair of vintage palace chargers of unequaled size, will headline the cloisonné offerings in Woody Auction's Dec. 3 eclectic auction.
Grey Flannel Auctions' current sale, which closes Dec. 7, features hundreds of game-used memorabilia from a cross-section of sports legends, including Christy Mathewson's championship ring from 1910.
An 18-karat yellow gold shell-form link bracelet by Cartier is one of hundreds of antique, retro, costume and designer jewelry set to sell Dec. 6 through John Moran Auctioneers.
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.