An archive of contracts and paperwork associated with the 1869 Cincinnati Red Stockings ball club, largely considered the first professional baseball team, is featured in Heritage Auctions' Feb. 20 Platinum Sports Auction.
As the collection of antiquities amassed by the late Paul and Louise Bernheimer comes to auction, Jan. 28 through Artemis Galleries, one of the lots (a 12th-13th century Jun-Ware/Junyao bowl, is one of the most significant piece to come through the auction house.
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.
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.
Two uniquely different paintings commanded top lot status during two separate auctions, presented by Cordier Auction in November.
Works of art by esteemed artists Abdur Rahman Chughtai and Andy Warhol will headline a Jan. 2-3 auction offered by Ahlers & Ogletree.
A pair of exquisitely-decorated porcelain drum-form wig stands fetched $1,500 during a diverse auction, featuring more than 350 lots, presented by Schwenke Auctioneers.
An early 20th century oil painting of a seascape is heading into the Jan. 1 New Year's Day Auction at J. Levine Auction & Appraisal as the top contender of all fine art lots in the sale.
A mid-19th century oil painting, illustrating the technological developments of the day, lead all lots during the Louisiana Purchase Auction, with a final sale price of $177, 625.
Not one, but two bottles claimed top lot honors (each selling for $23,100) during the November auction presented by American Bottle Auctions.