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.
NORTHPORT, Ala. – An exceedingly rare pierce-carved laminated rosewood bed, crafted by John Henry Belter (circa 1850s) and one of only two known, soared to $201,250 at a multi-estate sale held Feb. 21 by Hal Hunt Auctions.
Over the centuries, humankind has developed the prosperity to tease, torment, titillate and please its taste buds with all manner of edibles.
Important jewelry from major designers at Heritage Silver and Vertu Auction
People collect two kinds of perfume bottles – decorative and commercial.
Nearly 625 quality consignments will be sold in a quarterly cataloged auction slated for Saturday, March 21, by Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd.
In December I wrote about a typical English provincial auction house, the century-old and now third- and fourth-generation Hartleys Auctioneers and Valuers in Yorkshire. There can be no French equivalent, for three simple reasons.
More than 400 fresh-to-the-market lots, drawn from prominent area estates, will be sold at auction Saturday, March 7, by auctioneers Tom Perry and Jay Bradshaw of Tom’s Auctions & Appraisals, beginning at 9 a.m.
The March 31-April 4 Marburger Farm Antique Show invites America to jump-start the economy, starting in tiny Round Top, Texas. Hey, it has to start somewhere. Where better than springtime in Texas?
The Palm Beach Jewelry, Art & Antique Show, the largest show of its kind in the nation, is pleased to announce the 2009 lecture series programming at the 6th annual event, which takes place Presidents’ Day Weekend, Feb. 14-17, at the Palm Beach County Convention Center.