Clar's Auction Gallery's final sale of the firm's fiscal year topped $1.7M with artist Albert Bierstadt's American West oil painting "Passing Clouds Over Mountains" leading the way, commanding $102,850.
During James D. Julia's Nov. toy doll auction, a sale which saw windup toys, still banks, advertising and coin-op collections, and Steiff dolls draw much bidder interest, total sales topped $1.4M.
A seldom-seen complete collection of Coca-Cola calendars, including one dating back to 1896, may prompt bidding wars during Morphy Auction's Aug. 22-24 Coin-op & Advertising auction.
Stanton's Auctioneers brought music devices to the masses during its spring auction April 24-26, where an 80 year-old Mermod Freres cylinder music box took top lot honors.
A collection of 75 pinball machines soared to top sale amounts in a 1,300-lot February auction at Morphy Auctions, which grossed $1,032,000, and also included soda pop, tobacciana, chewing gum and other product advertising items.
More than 40 categories of antiques and collectibles will be represented during an auction with more than 2,200 lots during an auction April 4-6 through Showtime Auction Service.
Phillip Weiss Auctions is kicking off a new year in a new locale, and a jam-packed calendar of auctions, starting with a comics, comic art, sports memorabilia and animation auction Jan. 18.
Victorian Casino Antiques is kicking off the new year with a 1,200-lot auction Jan. 18-19 which includes vintage toys, fine art, retro petroliana memorabilia, and of course, coin-operated machines.
More than 1,000 toys, many of which were Japanese wind-up designs from the 1950s and 1960s, were sold during Victorian Casino Antiques' May antique toy auction.