Knott's Berry Farm marked the 75th anniversary of its Ghost Town attraction in history-making style, by offering 200+ lots of memorabilia to bidders. The auction, presented by Heritage Auctions, realized $788,892 — 50% more than the total estimate.
An Encore Banjo machine is one of the coin ops, jukes, toys, signs and advertising, architecture, leaded glass set to cross the block Nov. 13-14 at Donley's.
Morphy Auctions is now a coast-to-coast operation, with the recent acquisition of Las Vegas-based Victorian Casino Antiques. The VCA name and brand will remain active, with the VCA team joining the Morphy Auctions family. The first Morphy-VCA collaborative auction is set for Sept. 19-21.
A cigar lighter, made in the shape of a figural Justice for the World's Fair of 1893, is one of the hundreds of lots pegged to sell at Fontaine's Auction Gallery, March 29.
A unique 1-cent fortune teller coin-op machine is among the 537 lots that may claim the top spot during Morphy Auctions' June 1 specialty sale.
A multimillion-dollar three-day dual auction extravaganza is planned Nov. 28-30, 2012, in Fairfield, Maine. The back-to-back cataloged auctions are filled with two full days of fine glass and lamps followed by toys, dolls, antique advertising, coin-op, music machines, salesman samples and more.
The semiannual Chicagoland Antique Advertising, Slot Machine and Juke Box Show has the reputation of bringing together national and international buyers and sellers