An unusual "Writing Ball" model, from the late 19th century, is one of the items of antique and vintage technology headlining Auction Team Breker's May 21 sale.
A selection of 50 colored vintage lacy salts will come before bidders during the May 18, during the 17th annual spring auction of 18th and 19th century glass and lighting at Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates.
Heritage Auctions hosted a historic and magical auction April 5, during which the chair J.K. Rowling sat on while writing part of the "Harry Potter" series soared to $394,000 following a lively bidding battle.
A Gorham sterling silver loving cup, presented to a railroad official, is one of the expected highlights of Skinner's April 8 European Furniture & Decorative Arts auction.
Among the diverse selection of antiquities, ancient and ethnographic art coming to auction March 31, through Artemis Gallery, is a Roman glass pitcher possibly dating back to the 1st century BC. The pitcher has a presale estimate of $4,000 to $6,000.
The disbursement of a collection of 20,000 pieces of 19th and 20th century glass begins with the April 1-2 auction at Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc.
A 19th century oil depiction of the Madonna, attributed to Giovanni Carnovali, has an estimate of $4,000 to $5,000 heading into the March 26 auction at Antiques & Modern Auction Gallery.
Discovered buried in a $10 box of sheet music purchased at an estate sale decades ago, an early map of Texas was auctioned for $10,000 recently in Dallas.
A truly one-of-a-kind chair owned and used by the prolific author J.K. Rowling, is coming to auction April 6, as part of Heritage Auctions’ Rare Books auction.
Jewels by Van Cleef & Arpels, Harry Winston, Tiffany & Co. and Chopard, and uncommon Golconda-type diamonds, are among lots coming before bidders during Leslie Hindman Auctioneers April 3-4 auction.