HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. – More than 800 lots of fresh-to-the-market merchandise, in a broad array of categories, will be sold at a two-day historic Hillsborough auction the weekend of June 13-14 by Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
NORTHPORT, Ala. – A monumental Sheraton-style dining room suite – comprising a 10-foot Regency table, a set of ten Maitland Smith dining chairs and a massive breakfront – sold for $11,550 at a multi-estate sale held May 3 by Hal Hunt Auctions.
ROUND TOP, Texas – “Marburger Farm has done it again,” said jubilant dealer Larry Arnold of Castlerock, Colo. “And this was our best Marburger ever.”
CINCINNATI – A historically significant Tiffany ewer (estimate $300,000-$400,000) that was presented to Abraham Lincoln on the event of his first inauguration in 1861 will be offered at Cowan’s Spring Fine and Decorative Art Auction on June 6, 2009.
NEW YORK – Christie’s New York’s Spring 20th Century Decorative Art & Design sale takes place June 2 and will provide an array of exciting and appealing works from all the major movements of the 20th century, exemplifying the most creative and captivating designs that spanned the century.
ELMIRA, N.Y. – Picture a restaurant in the same location for more than 100 years, since 1894 to be exact, and run all that time by one family.
ELGIN, Ill. – Bunte Auction needs no bail-out, because they are doing just fine. The auction of Feb. 28-March 1 demonstrated that they are doing well in spite of economic concerns.
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WINNETKA, Ill. — Antique lovers who were around Winnetka, Ill., March 6-8, were offered a great opportunity: two major antique shows, a few blocks apart, and on the same days!
HILLSBOROUGH, N.C.—A rare North Carolina surveyor's compass, made around the late 18th century by Guilford County artisan Camm Moore (1755-1845), soared to $28,750 at a quarterly cataloged auction held March 21 by Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.