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.
Selections of moderately valued firearms will come to auction March 14, during James D. Julia's Sporting & Collector Firearms session. Among the featured lots is one of the only known engraved antique Reid Knuckle Duster pistol.
At a recent sale presented by RR Auctions, the archives of late author Mario Puzo, who brought the story of the 'Godfather' to the public, was sold.
A quality copy of Amazing Heritage #15, with the first appearance of "Spider-Man", is expected to lead all of the more than 1,000 lots in Heritage Auctions' Feb. 18-20 auction.