John Pye Auctions are selling luxury goods, antiques and artworks seized by the police from Shedley Manor in Ashbourne, Derbyshire, and auctioned in a bankruptcy sale. Shedley Manor was home to Alan Yeomans, 61, now jailed for six and a half years. He disguised the property as a farm shed and...
VINELAND, N.J. – Family-owned Bertoia Auctions produced another big winner on April 27-28 as its 2018 Spring Signature Sale rang the register at $1.9 million. More than 1,000 lots of high-quality toys, banks, trains and Christmas antiques attracted an energetic crowd to Bertoia’s gallery. Hundreds of other bidders battled for favorites...
Gold nugget discovery deemed museum quality DALLAS – An enormous, 40-ounce gold nugget, nicknamed “Lightning Bolt” for its jolting, bright yellow glow and rarity beyond any diamond found on Earth, could take top lot honors in in Heritage Auctions’ Nature & Science Auction Aug. 18. The 11-inch gold nugget was discovered in Victoria, Australia, and...
A violin dating to 1880 with ties to the Dallas Symphony will cross the auction block during the Aug. 11-12 auction presented by Cordier Auctions.
Pook & Pook Inc. and Noel Barrett are bringing forth a variety of toys for their next collaborative auction, which is slated for Aug. 15.
Wax packs and an entire box of O-Pee-Chee wax cards, issued between 1979 and 1989, were among the featured lots to generate a bidding battle during Heritage Auctions' July 19-20 Sports Trading Card auction.
More than 250 items of scrimshaw, fine marine art, sailor's valentine, Chinese school art, and Capt. Cook's Voyages volume of books.
An antique and collectible doll collection, teddy bears, and figures, including examples by Steiff, Disney, and Lenci, will headline an online auction set for July 29 through Turner Auction + Appraisals.
A document dating to July 4, 1776 is historic for more than the date, but also that the document includes, for the first time in history, mention of the name of an African-American. The document will come to auction July 24.
A gold coin, which research shows was struck for and carried by President George Washington, will come to the auction block Aug. 16 through Heritage Auctions for only the third time in its history. The net proceeds from the sale of this coin will benefit charities.