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Christie's to auction historic Faberge tiara

Auction house Christie's is to sell a tiara by Faberge, jeweler to the Russian Tsars, made of aquamarines and diamonds and with a pre-sale estimate o...

Christie's to auction historic Faberge tiara

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The Star Piece From Christie's London Luxury Week Is An 1800 Tiara The star piece at the Christie’s London Luxury Week may well be this diamond tiara from around 1800...
18:40, 2019-06-10

PICS: Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters wears a tiara once again for her New York bachelorette party Former Miss South Africa Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters shared photos from her bachelorette party, ahead of her wedding to American sportsman Tim Tebow....
07:44, 2019-09-17

Kate Middleton wore a plastic tiara to a tea party with a 7-year-old girl with cancer Samir Hussein/WireImage/Getty Images Kate Middleton wore matching tiaras with a young hospital patient in Pakistan on Thursday. The Duke and Duchess ...
12:52, 2019-10-18

Why Meghan Markle hasn't worn a tiara since her wedding day, unlike Kate Middleton and the Queen Ben Stansall/ WPA Pool/ Getty Images, Victoria Jones/ WPA Pool/ Getty Images Meghan Markle became a real-life princess when she married Prince Harry ...
14:24, 2019-12-15

Kate Middleton Sparkles in Iconic Lover's Knot Tiara at Buckingham Palace Reception The iconic Lover's Knot tiara was a favorite of the late Princess Diana and now the Duchess of Cambridge is following in her footsteps. On Dec. 11, K...
23:28, 2019-12-11

Landmark Trust founders' Sotheby's auction: Sir John Smith and his widow Christian's collection of 197 treasured pieces to be sold at auction The couple who founded the Landmark Trust filled their homes with romantic treasures, including classic paintings, ceramics and silverware....
11:52, 2019-07-04

Carl Nold, Outgoing President Of Historic New England, Talks About The Future Of Historic Houses Historic New England is the oldest and largest regional heritage organization in the nation. Carl R. Nold, the sixth president in the organization’s ...
21:48, 2020-02-13

Selling a house or flat at auction: how do we auction off our house and how easy is this to do? We're struggling to sell our house despite reducing its price and now we're thinking of auctioning it. How do we do this and is it easy?...
09:56, 2019-07-29

The Very Last Saab Is Going Up For Auction If you’ve ever wanted to own a piece of automotive history, now’s your chance: the last ever Saab to leave the factory is going up for auction. This ...
15:44, 2019-10-07

Hitler's top hat up for auction in Germany Nazi memorabilia including Hitler's top hat and a cocktail dress worn by his companion Eva Braun is going under the hammer at a German auction house,...
18:52, 2019-11-20

Garfield Art Heads to Auction Some of the original artwork for the comic strip, originated by Jim Davis in 1978, is up for grabs starting Tuesday....
21:16, 2019-07-08

WWII D-Day memorabilia up for auction An iconic piece of World War II history, the bell from a craft that landed on the beaches of Omaha on D-Day, is set to go up for auction later this w...
17:28, 2019-05-15

Banksy MPs as chimpanzees painting up for auction Devolved Parliament was painted by the anonymous artist in 2009 and could fetch more than £1.5m....
13:37, 2019-09-16

Gun that likely killed Vincent van Gogh goes on auction Bidders, lend them your ear! The gun Vincent van Gogh is believed to have killed himself with will hit the auction block in Paris next week, accordin...
20:20, 2019-06-14

Comment Of The Day: Auction Action Edition Car fads come and go, and we like to think we have our finger on the button here at House Jalopnik. But sometimes these trends just pop up out of now...
02:44, 2019-12-24

Going, going, gone: Sotheby’s auction house sold for $3.7bn Patrick Drahi, a French-Israeli telecoms billionaire, takes 275-year-old company private Sotheby’s has agreed to a takeover by the billionaire art co...
00:36, 2019-06-18

Most expensive cars ever sold at auction Features 18 Nov, 2019 What is the world’s most expensive car ever sold at auction? We list the most valuable cars ever to go under the hammer...
18:04, 2019-11-18

Eva Braun’s used panties sold at auction There will be a Fuhrer over this one! A pair of Eva Braun’s pink panties, a stained nightgown and a piece of Nazi jewelry have been sold by a B...
18:48, 2019-09-19

Univision heads for auction with few suitors Univision is trying to sell itself again — and investors are bracing for yet another long, dragged-out telenovela. In the middle of last month, the S...
05:08, 2019-08-05

K-pop band BTS's microphones fetch $83,200 at auction Seven microphones used on tour by South Korean pop band BTS have sold for $83,200 at a pre-Grammy Awards auction for charity, more than eight times t...
02:04, 2020-01-25

World's most famous car to fetch up to $6m at auction A car dubbed the world's most famous will be up for auction later this year, it has been announced....
06:48, 2019-06-13

'Gone with the Wind' mansion up for auction with $1M opening bid "Take a good look my dear. It's an historic moment you can tell your grandchildren about."...
20:56, 2019-06-29

Banksy's chimpanzee parliament up for auction A painting by British street artist Banksy depicting the UK Parliament populated by chimpanzees is to go on show on Saturday before going under aucti...
17:44, 2019-09-28

The Last New Saab With Just Three Miles on the Clock Is Going Up for Auction Saab, as most of us know, is quite the busy zombie. It died, was retrieved from the great beyond by the confusingly named Chinese company National El...
22:32, 2019-06-07

Artifacts from 1986 Challenger disaster up for auction Artifacts from the 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger disaster are up for auction, including remains of the spacecraft that were given to the family of mi...
16:44, 2019-08-26

Cross made from Titanic wreckwood to go up for auction Auctioneer Andrew Aldridge described the artifact as “incredibly powerful and poignant,” noting that the cross was made from oak from the ill-fated l...
19:48, 2019-10-08

Gun allegedly used in Van Gogh's death sold at auction A gun dubbed "the most famous weapon in the history of art" went under the hammer at an auction in Paris. Some criticized the sale of the gun, saying...
17:36, 2019-06-19

Revolver likely used by Van Gogh sold at Paris auction PARIS (AP) — A revolver believed used by Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh to kill himself has sold for about $146,000 at an auction in Paris....
18:00, 2019-06-19

Vermont ski club where ‘Bachelor’ filmed goes up for auction A swanky ski club in Vermont where “Bachelor” contestants once canoodled is going up for a final auction next month. The Hermitage Club at Haystack S...
11:00, 2020-02-22

Banksy piece sells for record £9.8m at auction A Banksy piece depicting a House of Commons populated by chimpanzees has sold for a record £9.8m at auction in London....
00:04, 2019-10-04

'TinTin' artwork sells for $1.1 million at auction The rare drawing of TinTin and his trusty sidekick Snowy, signed by Hergé, is one of the oldest privately-held illustrations by the Belgian artist....
16:32, 2019-06-09

Keith Haring mural cut from UWS wall could go for $5M at auction A mural by urban artist Keith Haring that was cut from the wall of an Upper West Side community center is expected to fetch up to $5 million at aucti...
21:16, 2019-10-23

Baseball signed by Hall of Famers gets $236,389 at auction A baseball signed by 11 of Major League Baseball’s original Hall of Fame inductees in 1939 fetched $236,389 at the Lelands Spring Classic Aucti...
03:44, 2019-06-10

‘Stolen’ Banksy statue could get $1.3M at Sotheby’s auction A Banksy statue is up for auction and expected to sell for over $1 million — but the identity of its rightful owner is in question. The anonymous art...
22:44, 2019-11-18

Banksy truck expected to fetch more than £1m at auction A truck given a graffiti makeover by the artist Banksy is expected to fetch between £1m - £1.5m at auction....
11:32, 2019-08-31

5G auction in Germany raises €6.5 billion from four telcoms After hundreds of rounds of bidding over nearly three months, Germany raised more than expected from its 5G spectrum auction. Auction winners will ha...
03:40, 2019-06-13

Painting attributed to Caravaggio on display before auction PARIS (AP) — Visitors were given one last chance to admire a 400-year-old painting attributed to Italian master Caravaggio or raise questions about t...
15:28, 2019-06-14

How one couple added £1.6m value to a wreck bought at auction A young London couple snapped up an old Victorian house at auction without even viewing it, hacked out its seven bedsits and created their stunning f...
17:36, 2019-05-13

Whodunnit! The secret artists' auction – in pictures Pictures on a Postcard auctions anonymous signed works by big-name photographers from Larry Clark to Roger Ballen, Todd Hido and Karen Knorr. Here ar...
08:12, 2019-05-16

The Missing Link Between Volkswagen and Porsche Is Up for Auction We all know that the first Porsche, the 356, was built in 1948, and largely derived from Volkswagen Type I (you know, the Beetle) designs and compone...
22:32, 2019-05-16

Shipwreck's 350-Year-Old Bottles of Wine Are Up for Auction - Would You Take a Sip? Divers have uncovered many treasures and rare items from the seafloor. Some years ago, a team of divers recovered a collection of wine-bottles from a...
20:32, 2019-06-05

Hermès Birkin bag sells for £162,500 in London auction Birkin 35 sells for over double its estimate at Christie’s sale which fetched £3.4mA Hermès Birkin bag sold for £162,500 at Christie’s, in London, on...
17:12, 2019-06-12

Banksy painting showing MPs as chimps to go up for auction A Banksy painting that shows the House of Commons filled with chimpanzees is to go up for auction, where it is expected to fetch up to £2m....
16:36, 2019-09-16

‘Substantial’ lock of Beethoven’s hair goes up for auction LONDON — British auction house Sotheby’s plans to sell on Tuesday what it says is a “substantial” lock of Ludwig van Beethoven’s hair that the German...
17:32, 2019-06-11

FCC Chairman Pai wants a public auction of mid-band spectrum A bit more than a couple of weeks ago, we told you that a group of carriers sent an electronic letter to the FCC requesting that . Executives from U....
00:12, 2019-11-19

Car auctions: the complete guide to buying a car at auction Tips & advice 20 May, 2019 The murky world of car auctions explained, with top auction buyers tips to help you grab a great deal...
14:52, 2019-05-20

David Hockney's The Splash fetches £23.1m at auction The British artist's painting, depicting the moment after a diver hits the water, is sold at Sotheby's....
04:48, 2020-02-12

Keith Flint's possessions go to auction – in pictures Personal items from the home of the Prodigy’s late frontman are to be sold on Thursday. Among the collection are music awards, an archive of recordin...
12:28, 2019-11-06

Lempicka headlines impressionist auction in London Tamara de Lempicka's "Portrait de Marjorie Ferry" is expected to fetch up to 12 million pounds ($16 million) when it comes up for auction in London n...
19:48, 2020-01-30

John Lennon's sunglasses sell at auction for almost $200,000 London auctioneers Sotheby's described the spectacles as "the most iconic in rock and roll history." Other Beatles-related items have also been sold,...
01:16, 2019-12-14

Tupac's car rapper was shot dead in goes up for auction for £1.3m The legendary musician was a passenger in the BMW 750Li being driven by Death Row Records founder Suge Knight when he was gunned down in Las Vegas in...
13:16, 2020-01-09

India to auction fugitive billionaire's art collection Indian tax authorities are hoping for a windfall with the auction on Tuesday of rare oil paintings that were once part of fugitive billionaire jewele...
10:41, 2019-04-09

B.B. King's 'Lucille' guitar sells at auction for $280,000 A guitar that belonged to late blues legend B.B. King sold at an auction for $280,000 over the weekend, auction house officials said. ...
04:56, 2019-09-24

Police: Man found in trunk of car sent to auto auction MANHEIM, Pa. (AP) — Police say a man was found in the trunk of a car that arrived to be sold at a Pennsylvania auto auction. Northern Lancaster Count...
20:40, 2019-05-30

B.B. King’s legendary ‘Lucille’ guitar going up for auction Her name was “Lucille,” and in B.B. King’s hands she gave voice to the “King of the Blues.”...
15:00, 2019-07-24

“Honest” Watches Dominate the Auction Scene. What Are They? Fixing up a watch that’s damaged, discolored, or nicked up sounds smart. But it wouldn’t be honest....
21:44, 2019-05-30

The Mustang From "Bullitt" Sells For $3.74 Million At Auction The 390 cubic-inch 1968 Ford Mustang GT made famous by a very good car chase scene in Steve McQueen’s not very good detective film Bullitt was sold F...
02:16, 2020-01-11

Lewis Chessman Bought for £5 Sells at Auction for £735,000 In the early 1800s, an ancient treasure washed up on the Isle of Lewis in westernmost Scotland – 78 ornately-carved chess pieces made from walrus ivo...
20:16, 2019-07-02

Japanese grapes fetch record $11,000 at auction A bunch of 24 red grapes offered up for auction in Japan fetched a high bid of $11,000, making them the most expensive bunch of grapes on record....
20:28, 2019-07-10

Supercars of Obiang son on the block at Swiss auction A collection of luxury cars confiscated by Geneva authorities from a son of the president of Equatorial Guinea is estimated to fetch 18.5 million Swi...
19:52, 2019-09-27

Christie’s to Auction Items From the Collection of Lee Radziwill The auction will include fine and decorative art, books, costume jewelry, photography and memorabilia....
19:52, 2019-07-09

Christie’s goes forward with King Tut statue auction Christie’s is going forward with the auction of a 3,000-year-old stone sculpture of the famed boy pharaoh Tutankhamun despite protests from the Egypt...
18:08, 2019-07-04

Swiss auction off seized supercar collection Swiss authorities confiscated 25 luxury cars from the playboy son of Equatorial Guinea's president in 2016. They will be auctioned on Sunday to pay f...
09:44, 2019-09-29

Collectable sneakers on auction at Sotheby’s in New York True sneaker heads will get the opportunity to expand their collection as Sotheby’s in New York holds its first sneaker auction...
23:40, 2019-07-12

The diary of Britain’s most prolific executioner is up for auction An execution diary kept by Britain's most famous hangman is up at auction for $31,600. Albert Pierrepoint is responsible for the deaths of around 600...
23:04, 2019-05-23

UFO photos made famous by ‘X-Files’ up for auction A series of iconic purported UFO images, including some that were featured in the “The X-Files” TV show, are up for auction....
19:32, 2019-11-27

JFK handwritten speech announcing his run for president set to go up for auction A host of John F. Kennedy-related memorabilia, including the original speech where he announced his run for president, are slated to go up for auctio...
18:32, 2020-01-07

Most expensive cheese in history sells for over $16K at auction An artisan blue cheese sold for over $16,000 at an auction in Spain, shattering the Guinness world record for the most “expensive cheese in his...
22:32, 2019-06-21

'Lost' LS Lowry painting fetches £2.65m at auction The artwork, titled The Mill, Pendlebury, was lost to the art world for more than seven decades....
10:40, 2020-01-22

Bonnie and Clyde memorabilia fetches more than $180,000 at auction A watch and a shotgun were among the items connected to outlaws Clyde Barrow and Bonnie ParkerSeveral personal items related to 1930s Texas outlaw Cl...
02:48, 2019-09-22

Elvis Presley letters surface, up for auction in the UK A fascinating archive of letters chronicling the birth of Elvis Presley’s career with Sun Records is up for auction in the U.K. this weekend....
22:32, 2019-06-21

K-Pop's BTS scores another first as tour microphones head to auction They've conquered the world and released three best-selling albums in 2019. Now K-Pop band BTS is making its debut on the celebrity auction circuit....
14:24, 2019-12-27

The One-Of-A-Kind Chevy eCOPO Camaro Is Going Up For Auction The Chevy eCOPO Camaro was something of a surprise—no one was really expecting a fully electric drag racer to show up at the 2018 SEMA show. Just lik...
15:44, 2019-08-13

Auction Houses Face Slower Art Market Collectors are still chasing hard after middle-market pieces priced under $20 million, but market watchers said fewer appear willing to ante up for t...
03:12, 2019-07-31

Boris Becker trophies auction begins An auction of Boris Becker's trophies has resumed after the tennis star dropped a legal challenge to prevent it. The sale has been described as a "ra...
11:28, 2019-06-25

Spike Lee shells out for Knicks memorabilia at auction Writer-director Spike Lee added to his New York Knicks collection by purchasing 13 items associated with his favorite team in a recent auction...
18:40, 2019-10-02

A rare Nintendo PlayStation prototype is up for auction and can be yours for over $200,000 A few years ago, a photo of a Nintendo PlayStation prototype — arguably the rarest video game console in history — made its way online. I...
05:00, 2020-02-14

Paul Walker’s car collection brings in $2.3M at auction All proceeds from the auction will go into a trust for Walker's daughter, Meadow Rain Walker, 21....
20:04, 2020-01-20

Kurt Cobain cardigan sells at auction for $334,000 The olive-green button-up - complete with cigarette burn - has not been washed since Cobain wore it....
19:04, 2019-10-27

Alcoholics Anonymous’ ‘Big Book’ collection up for auction LOS ANGELES (AP) — A collection of 19 first-edition copies of the founding document of Alcoholics Anonymous, known to adherents as the “Big Boo...
21:52, 2019-06-25

Israel to auction prefab classrooms donated by EU to Palestinians Calls for Israeli authorities to rebuild West Bank structures confiscated by militaryIsrael’s defence ministry plans to hold an auction next week to ...
07:36, 2019-05-31

Einstein letter fails to sell at auction in Jerusalem A letter from 1950 reveals a discussion the renowned physicist Albert Einstein had with his assistant. Einstein's letter was supposed to go under the...
09:32, 2019-12-04

A laptop filled with the most dangerous malware in the world is up for auction People auction off rare and incredible works of art every day, but this is one of the most unique auctions we have ever seen. An artist by the name o...
20:32, 2019-05-27

400-year-old wine found in ancient shipwreck goes up for auction Wine lovers will soon have the opportunity to purchase 400-year-old bottles recovered from an actual shipwreck. Two bottles of Shipwreck Wine, believ...
19:52, 2019-06-05

Dress Diana wore as she danced with Travolta up for auction A midnight blue velvet gown that Princess Diana wore when she danced with John Travolta at a 1985 White House state dinner is up for auction on Monda...
15:20, 2019-12-09

NY teacher on leave after complaints of mock slave auction WATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — A fourth-grade teacher in a northern New York school district has been placed on administrative leave after being accused of h...
22:44, 2019-05-30

From posters to helmets, Star Wars collectibles up for auction From vintage posters to action figures, Star Wars collectibles are up for grabs in an online auction, days ahead of the release of the sci-fi saga's ...
18:20, 2019-12-06

An Anthony Bourdain Auction Will Include His Treasured Knife A year after the celebrity chef’s death, some of his things are going on sale to benefit his family and the Culinary Institute of America....
11:10, 2019-09-16

Jack Nicholson’s ‘The Shining’ ax nets more than $200K at auction The ax Jack Nicholson’s character in “The Shining” used to terrorize his family sold at auction in England for more than $200,000, ...
05:48, 2019-10-02

China to auction 10,000 tonnes of pork from state reserves Release of food staple comes amid soaring prices and African swine flu epidemicChina will auction 10,000 tonnes of pork from its state reserves as su...
14:36, 2019-09-18

Beloved BB King 'Lucille' guitar sells for $280,000 at auction Auction of items from blues guitarist’s estate fetches $1.3m, with prize item a prototype Gibson guitar that was stolen and later returnedOne of BB K...
12:53, 2019-09-24

Parmalat Founder's Art Collection Heads to Auction in Milan Van Goghs, a Monet and other paintings collected by disgraced Parmalat founder Calisto Tanzi will be auctioned in Milan in October....
14:32, 2019-09-18

UFO photos made famous by 'The X-Files' surface, up for auction A series of iconic purported UFO images, including some that featured in the “The X-Files” TV show, are up for auction...
21:24, 2019-11-26

Mario Buatta Auction Shatters Estimates for Chintz The Sotheby’s sale fetched $7.6 million, including $60,000 for some lettuce-shaped porcelain....
00:24, 2020-01-28

David Gilmour puts his guitars up for auction, raises $21.5M NEW YORK (AP) — An auction of David Gilmour’s guitars has raised a lot of “Money” — to combat climate change. Christie’s auct...
18:24, 2019-06-21

Formula One to hold auction for Australian bushfire relief Formula One, whose 2020 season starts in Melbourne on March 15, has announced an auction to help areas most affected by the Australian bushfires....
13:08, 2020-01-22

Harry Potter first edition bought for £1 sells at auction for £28,500 An original copy of the first Harry Potter book bought for £1 at a table-top sale has sold at auction for £28,500....
10:12, 2019-08-01

Carter Center fundraiser to auction off big ticket items LEESBURG, Va. (AP) — A guitar signed by the Rolling Stones, vacations to Hawaii, France and Martha’s Vineyard and signed photographs of five U....
19:28, 2019-06-25

24 of the most expensive celebrity memorabilia items sold at auction Steve Granitz/Getty Images/Kim Kardashian/ANGELA WEISS/AFP via Getty Images Fans of the world's biggest celebrity names will drop thousands — o...
15:56, 2020-01-08

Madonna's Like A Prayer demo released to thwart auction The song's co-writer publishes the recordings saying auction of Madonna's tapes is 'not cool at all'....
14:52, 2019-07-24

It's electrifying! Olivia Newton-John on her big Grease auction Those headturning trousers, a ‘pink ladies’ jacket, plus many more items from the actor’s 55-year career are going under the hammer. So why-yi-yi-yi ...
13:24, 2019-07-24

Google's auction picks 'winners' for Android search After a record EU fine, Google's controversial auction finds alternative search engines for users....
16:52, 2020-01-09

Offshore wind auction could raise millions for Queen Crown Estate holds rights to seabeds around British Isles for wind and wave powerThe Queen’s property managers will this week set out terms for the w...
09:00, 2019-07-17

Shakespeare's First Folio to be sold at auction in New York in April A rare 1623 book that brought together William Shakespeare's works for the first time will go up for auction in April, Christie's auction house annou...
19:16, 2020-01-10

Missing ancient chessman bought for just £5 sells for £735,000 at auction A 900-year-old Viking chess piece bought for a few pounds in the 1960s has now sold at auction for £735,000....
07:56, 2019-07-03

First-ever sneaker auction to feature dozens of rare shoes NEW YORK (AP) – True sneaker heads will get the opportunity to expand their collection as Sotheby’s in New York holds its first sneaker a...
01:28, 2019-07-14

Tutankhamen head set for London auction despite Egyptian protests A brown quartzite head of young king Tutankhamen was due to be auctioned in London with an estimate of more than $5 million on Thursday, in the face ...
17:36, 2019-07-04

Apollo 11 artifacts owned by Buzz Aldrin up for auction A number of Apollo 11 artifacts that were owned by Buzz Aldrin are up for auction at Sotheby’s later this month....
23:28, 2019-07-12

Bust of Tutankhamun sold at auction for £4.7m despite Egypt protests The ‘rare and beautiful’ 3,000-year-old sculpture goes under the hammer in defiance of claims it was stolen A brown quartzite head of young king Tuta...
01:44, 2019-07-05

The Incredible Reason These Pistols Could Fetch $1.5 Million At Auction A set of two pistols is expected to fetch anywhere between $1 - 1.5 million when they are auctioned later this month. The reason for their sky-high p...
15:52, 2019-07-05

Once Asking $1 Billion, America's Priciest Listing Is Scheduled for Auction Dubbed “The Mountain,” the 157-acre parcel in Beverly Hills has attracted big-name suitors like Tom Cruise and Jeff Bezos....
01:52, 2019-08-14

Design royalty is all atwitter about the Prince of Chintz auction Sotheby’s sells the contents of the homes and storage units of one of America’s best known designers....
12:24, 2020-01-23

Sotheby's to auction 'substantial' lock of Beethoven's hair British auction house Sotheby's plans to sell on Tuesday what it says is a "substantial" lock of Ludwig van Beethoven's hair that the German composer...
19:04, 2019-06-10

Stunning Monet unseen for 87 years could fetch $44M at auction One month after Claude Monet’s “Meules” sold for a whopping $110.7 million at Sotheby’s New York, a beautiful painting of wat...
21:16, 2019-06-11

Nazi Enigma encryption machine sells for $106,250 at auction The Enigma was used from 1934 until the end of World War II, but fewer than 250 are believed to still exist, auction house Heritage said....
22:44, 2019-12-14

Germany ends 5G frequency auction, raises $7.4 billion BERLIN (AP) — Germany’s auction of frequencies for a super-fast 5G network has ended after nearly three months, raising more money for the gove...
20:08, 2019-06-12

Christie’s to Auction Items from Peis’ Personal Collection The sales will include paintings and sculptures by Barnett Newman, Jean Dubuffet, Zao Wou-Ki and others who were friends to the couple....
11:04, 2019-08-27

Leonard Cohen love letters fetch $876,000 at auction Some letters the singer wrote to his muse sell for more than five times their pre-sale estimates....
13:20, 2019-06-14

Calgary elephant auction withdrawn, hunt still going ahead A Calgary group planning to auction off a two-week elephant hunting expedition has changed the nature of its sale....
02:28, 2020-01-25

Namibia forced by drought to auction 1,000 wild animals Southern African nation aiming to limit starvation and generate conservation fundsDrought-hit Namibia has authorised the sale of at least 1,000 wild ...
06:28, 2019-06-16

America's Priciest Listing Sells at Foreclosure Auction Once asking $1 billion, The Mountain in Beverly Hills sold to its lender for $100,000–far less than the $200 million said to be outstanding on the pr...
04:32, 2019-08-21

Sotheby’s Auction House to Be Taken Private in $3.7 Billion Sale Patrick Drahi’s acquisition of the auction house, which has struggled to turn a profit recently, will return it to private ownership after 31 years o...
17:12, 2019-06-17

Did Van Gogh shoot himself? Auction of pistol reignites debate. The auction of a pistol said to have been used by the painter Vincent van Gogh to shoot himself has reignited a debate about who actually pulled the ...
19:56, 2019-06-17

Forrest Gump trainers and Alien 'facehugger' up for auction Forrest Gump's trainers, a Jurassic Park T-Rex skull and a Batman batsuit are among several items of film memorabilia expected to fetch hundreds of t...
06:48, 2019-08-20

It's the one you want: Olivia Newton-John's 'Grease' costume up for auction Olivia Newton-John is putting the black leather jacket and tight pants that she wore in the final number of "Grease" up for auction to help raise mon...
15:12, 2019-06-19

Revolver believed used by Van Gogh sold at Paris auction PARIS (AP) — A revolver believed used by Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh to kill himself has sold for about $146,000 at an auction in Paris. An indivi...
15:48, 2019-06-19

Modern Olympics manifesto sold at auction for record $8m Pierre de Coubertin’s founding principles, written in 1892, breaks the record for sports memorabiliaThe original Olympic manifesto outlining the foun...
08:16, 2019-12-19

James Bond Aston Martin DB5 sold at auction for £5.2m Car was once owned by JCB billionaire and Tory party donor Lord Bamford An Aston Martin DB5 used to promote the James Bond film Thunderball has sold ...
19:16, 2019-08-16

FCC will auction 2.5GHz spectrum for 5G, remove education requirements As expected, the FCC has done away with educational requirements for fallow 2.5GHz spectrum that could more usefully be utilized for 5G networks.Read...
22:28, 2019-07-10

Auction to feature baseball signed by 11 original HOFers NEW YORK (AP) — A baseball signed by all 11 members of the inaugural induction class of the Baseball Hall of Fame headlines the Lelands Spring Classi...
23:04, 2019-05-09

Auction for ‘dream hunt’ with Donald Trump Jr. hits over $27K The hunting trip is being billed as the launch of something called the "Hunter Heritage Series" with luxury outfitter Coastal Alaska Adventures....
21:12, 2020-02-08

Marilyn Monroe’s lock of hair from 1959 up for auction Get it while it’s hot. A 60-year-old clipping of Marilyn Monroe’s hair is up for auction – along with a photo of the blonde bombshell. The “very well...
18:00, 2019-05-15

Rare photo of Billy the Kid expected to sell for $1M at auction The photo from 1877 — only the second confirmed image of the wanted gunslinger, who was also known as William H. Bonney — shows the 18-year-old seate...
20:24, 2019-11-20

Bill Wyman's Rolling Stones audition amp goes up for auction Former Rolling Stones bass guitarist Bill Wyman is selling off part of his vast archive of music memorabilia, including the 1962 amplifier that helpe...
19:00, 2020-02-13

Le Mans Triumph sells for record price at auction An ex-works Triumph TR2 from the 1955 Le Mans 24-Hour race sold for more than a quarter of a million pounds at the Classic Motor Show...
13:56, 2019-11-13

Nazi memorabilia sold at controversial auction in Germany Adolf Hitler's hat and Eva Braun's dress have gone under the hammer, prompting criticism from historians and Jewish leaders: Do sales of Nazi relics ...
08:48, 2019-11-21

Koon’s ‘Rabbit’ fetches record $91 million at NY auction NEW YORK (AP) — A stainless steel sculpture of a rabbit by Jeff Koons has set an auction record in New York, fetching over $91 million. The sale of K...
05:00, 2019-05-16

Botswana to auction elephant hunting licences after lifting ban Botswana will auction licences to hunt a total of 70 elephants in a bid to "end human-wildlife conflict"....
15:00, 2020-02-07

Phillips Auction House Hires Former Sotheby's Rainmaker Boutique auction house Phillips hires Sotheby’s alum David Norman to compete with larger rivals for market-moving sales....
18:52, 2019-04-29

Hitler memorabilia auction rakes in thousands despite protests Adolf Hitler’s top hat, a silver-cased copy of his political treatise “Mein Kampf” and a dress worn by his companion Eva Braun raked in hundreds of t...
15:52, 2019-11-21

Claude Monet haystack painting fetches $110.7M at NY auction NEW YORK (AP) — One of Claude Monet’s iconic paintings of haystacks has fetched a record $110.7 million at an auction in New York. Monet’...
03:28, 2019-05-15

19 of the most expensive celebrity memorabilia items ever sold at auction Bettmann/Getty Images Fans of the world's biggest celebrity names will drop thousands — or even millions — to get their hands on prized m...
18:40, 2019-10-28

First moon landing manual could fetch $9 million at auction The detailed manual used by U.S. astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to land on the moon in 1969 is going up for auction in July and could fetc...
18:28, 2019-05-01

Monet painting ‘Meules’ sells for more than $110M at auction A Claude Monet painting sold for $110.7 million at Sotheby’s auction house in Manhattan on Tuesday — the first time any impressionist painting has fe...
08:48, 2019-05-15

Naomi Campbell's Most Recent Vogue Cover Is Up For Auction The glamorous shot found its way to the block thanks to Yuka Yamaji, the co-director of photographs at Phillips, who spotted a promotional poster for...
08:08, 2019-05-15

Foreign buyers snap up Sicilian homes at €1 auction Houses sell for €1,000 to €25,000 in Sambuca strategy to entice new familiesThe Sicilian town that put its empty houses up for sale for €1 each to tr...
12:48, 2019-05-09

The Supreme Box Logo Heads to Christie’s Auction House Christie’s is auctioning off a large collection of the streetwear brand’s decks, apparel, and ephemera....
15:08, 2019-11-19

Up for Auction: Snapshots of Jackie Kennedy in India and Pakistan Photographs of the first lady and her sister, Lee Radziwill, are among the items up for sale next week at an auction at Christie’s....
18:24, 2019-10-10

Tanzania to offer 26 big game hunting blocks in new auction Tanzania plans to introduce a new auctioning system for big game hunting blocks next month, in a move aimed at enhancing transparency and curbing cor...
15:08, 2019-05-13

Brazil authorities raise environmental concerns around oil auction Seven exploratory oil blocks set to be auctioned by Brazil on Thursday are the subject of environmental litigation, authorities said on Wednesday, co...
22:28, 2019-10-09

Rare World War II 'escape kits' sold at auction A rare collection of "escape kits" from World War II POWs that included hidden maps, a pencil with a dagger inside and a shaving razor blade have bee...
20:16, 2019-11-18

Friends Props Are Going Up for Auction: This Is Your Chance to Own a Piece of TV History The time has come: You can be the envy of all your friends with these one-of-a-kind Friends props. Warner Bros. TV and Prop Store have joined forces ...
17:12, 2019-11-19

Babe Ruth’s 500th homer bat could go for $1 million at auction The bat Babe Ruth used to smack his 500th home run is expected to fetch upwards of $1 million when it goes up on the auction block — 75 years a...
17:52, 2019-10-17

In photos: Art for auction at Christie's 20th Century Week Christie's auction house gives a media preview of it's 20th Century Week offerings at Rockefeller Plaza on May 3, 2019, in New York City. Six auction...
09:24, 2019-05-04

Extremely rare 1885 $1 coin could be worth $2M at auction An extremely rare 1885 Trade Dollar is expected to sell for up to $2 million when it is auctioned next month....
17:00, 2020-02-12

Chinese Teapot Skyrockets From £1000 to £1 Million At Auction A small Chinese teapot that was found by chance has made some lucky person a millionaire. The 18th century teapot crafted in China has sold for a sta...
20:32, 2019-11-13

Claude Monet painting sells for record $110.7M at auction An iconic painting from Impressionist artist Claude Monet's "Haystacks" series has been sold for a record price at auction in New York. The former ow...
06:24, 2019-05-15

Einstein letter defending his Jewish heritage up for auction Shortly before the start of World War II, Albert Einstein, perhaps the world's most famous theoretical physicist, wrote a letter to a colleague detai...
15:20, 2019-04-22

Rare Patek Phillipe watch sells for $31M at auction A rare Patek Phillipe watch sold for more than $31 million at auction over the weekend, the highest price for a timepiece ever sold at an auction....
17:44, 2019-11-11

Kurt Cobain’s sweater from final photoshoot goes for US$75K at auction The garment was worn by Kurt Cobain during his final photoshoot — for Nirvana's third and final album, 'In Utero.'...
20:40, 2019-05-21

First Marvel Comics issue sells for $1.26M in Texas auction Everything is bigger in Texas -- and that includes a rare near-mint condition copy of the first-ever Marvel Comics comic book. ....
21:48, 2019-11-22

Actor Burt Reynolds' car, cowboy boots going up for auction One of Burt Reynolds' favorite cars is going up for auction in June along with some of his cowboy boots, hats, sports jackets and other items from hi...
17:44, 2019-04-12

At auction: Putin’s executive order to take Crimea from Ukraine Russian President Vladimir Putin’s controversial 2014 decree that cleared the way for the annexation of Crimea from Ukraine, which still draws intern...
18:12, 2019-11-07

This Obscure RENNTech Mercedes C38 Was A Really Sweet $1,000 Auction Find Alex Palmeri, a YouTuber with a penchant for buying neat old Mercedes-Benzes nobody wants, says he picked up a $1,000 C-Class that’s actually a rare ...
02:04, 2019-11-05

Mexico to auction off seized luxury goods to help poor MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador hasn’t just moved out of the luxurious president’s residence, he’s...
02:36, 2019-05-22

'You're too much in my heart': Leonard Cohen letters to muse set for auction Christie’s says letters to Marianne Ihlen document ‘one of the most captivating love affairs of its time as well as the transformation of a young man...
18:04, 2019-05-22

Snow crab sells for record $46G at auction in Japan The snow crab has "probably set a new world record" for price, according to local officials....
19:56, 2019-11-08

Rare dodo skeleton up for auction, could sell for $750G An incredibly rare skeleton of the extinct dodo bird is slated to go up for auction tomorrow and it could bring in big bucks, perhaps surpassing $750...
16:16, 2019-05-23

Monkey business? Banksy's primates in parliament up for auction A Banksy painting of primates sitting in Britain's parliament goes under the hammer next week and is expected to fetch up to $2.5 million....
16:24, 2019-09-27

Auction house Phillips reveals Billionaires Row headquarters New renderings show the auctioneer's future home in a 55,000-square-foot cube, parts of which will be open to the public....
01:36, 2019-10-30

World's most expensive watch sells for £24.2m in charity auction All proceeds from sale in Switzerland go to research into Duchenne muscular dystrophyA Patek Philippe watch has sold for a record 31m Swiss francs (£...
16:56, 2019-11-11

Brazil discounts climate impact in holding oil auction Brazil is overlooking potentially dire climate change consequences by moving ahead with its biggest auction ever of oil exploration blocs that could ...
13:36, 2019-11-06

Keith Haring Mural Cut Out of New York Stairwell Heads to Auction The move, by a church that housed the figures in its former youth center, prompts questions about who should benefit from a public work of art....
19:28, 2019-10-18

Porsche's Type 64 Didn't Sell Because Of A Weird Screwup At The Auction There were multiple press releases. There was a highly produced video. There was a Chris Harris Top Gear video. The hype generated for the auction of...
16:12, 2019-08-18

Bronte museum pays 780,000 euros at auction for miniature manuscript A miniature book written by the teenage Charlotte Bronte was bought at auction in Paris on Monday for 780,000 euros ($862,446.00) by a British museum...
15:16, 2019-11-18

Newton-John's skin-tight Grease trousers up for auction The skin-tight trousers and jacket worn by Olivia Newton-John in the finale of Grease are to go under the hammer....
21:00, 2019-06-19

One of Kurt Cobain's iconic sweaters is going up for auction, and it's expected to sell for more than $300,000 Frank Micelotta Archive/Getty Images The late Kurt Cobain and his band Nirvana filmed an episode of "MTV Unplugged" in New York City on November 18, ...
18:16, 2019-10-13

Tupac's love letter to Madonna goes up for auction following legal battle A letter between former lovers Tupac Shakur and Madonna could soon be yours. If you have thousands of dollars to spend, that is....
21:24, 2019-07-11

AT&T’s auction to sell four regional sports channels falls short AT&T’s auction to sell four regional sports networks appears to be faltering — the latest sign that the business of airing local sports is in trouble...
04:48, 2020-02-18

Babe Ruth road jersey sells at auction for $5.6 million NEW YORK (AP) — A Babe Ruth road jersey dating to 1928-30 has sold at auction for $5.6 million. Hunt Auctions, which handled Saturday’s sale, s...
23:04, 2019-06-15

Barack Obama’s High School Jersey Sells for $120,000 at Auction During his senior year at Punahou School in Honolulu, Hawaii, our forever President Barack Obama was a member of the 1979 Hawaii State Champion boys’...
20:00, 2019-08-20

Titanic survivor’s unusual light-up walking stick is up for auction An unusual walking stick that belonged to a Titanic survivor and a first-class passenger’s meal receipt from the doomed liner are up for auction late...
19:12, 2019-07-11

Elvis Presley’s stretch limo, Harley Davidson up for auction Kruse GWS Auctions said the items will be part of its Artifacts of Hollywood auction on Aug. 31....
17:16, 2019-07-10

Sam Curran’s £590,000 sale tops prices for England players at IPL auction • All-rounder poached by Chennai Super Kings for 2020 IPL• England captain Eoin Morgan back in league with KKRAll-rounder Sam Curran was the most exp...
14:16, 2019-12-19

Two melons sold at Japanese auction for $45G to first-time bidder: report Two melons were sold at an auction in the Japanese city of Yubari last month for a record-breaking $45,600 to a first-time bidder, according to repor...
14:32, 2019-06-19

From Givenchy To Versace, Elizabeth Taylor’s Iconic Wardrobe Go Up For Auction “[It's] one of the most important collections to come to auction in recent years,” says Darren Julien, president and CEO of Julien’s Auctions...
13:08, 2019-07-10

Rare props from ‘Star Wars,’ ‘Batman’ and other classics up for auction Calling all film geeks. Rare and iconic memorabilia from some of history’s most celebrated movies — including the sword Mel Gibson wielde...
00:12, 2019-08-21

Kurt Cobain’s ‘Unplugged’ sweater, guitar head to auction The olive green cardigan that Kurt Cobain wore during Nirvana’s MTV “Unplugged” performance and one of the late rocker’s custom guitars are headed to...
20:16, 2019-10-09

‘Rarest Beatles record in the world’ hits the auction block Lady Gaga was not the first superstar to rock raw meat. The Fab Four’s “Yesterday and Today” album, often referred to by musicologi...
16:48, 2019-05-09

Brazil's Bolsonaro suggests oil spill could be attempt to sabotage auction Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro questioned on Friday whether a far-reaching oil spill on the nation's northeastern shore may have been a criminal ...
17:00, 2019-10-18

'Weird' Bowie songs rejected from debut album up for auction A recording of David Bowie songs rejected from his debut album - including some showing his "full-on weird" side - is set to be sold at auction....
15:28, 2019-05-07

Einstein's jacket and Apollo 11 tapes: Inside the science auction Fancy bidding on a Christmas present steeped in science history? Find out what they'll set you back, and which present-day artefacts might be worth i...
15:04, 2019-12-27

A Menagerie of French Whimsy Takes Auction Prices ‘to the Next Level’ A Sotheby’s sale featuring the personal collection of the sculptors François-Xavier Lalanne and Claude Lalanne rakes in $53 million....
20:08, 2019-10-24

Britain's carbon permit auction calendar for 2020 published by ICE The calendar for British carbon permit auctions in 2020 under the EU's Emissions Trading System was released on Friday evening, exchange ICE's websit...
19:36, 2020-02-21

Mysterious Caravaggio painting valued at $170m snapped up before auction Italian specialists have doubts about ‘lost masterpiece’ but French expert insists canvas is Caravaggio’s Judith and HolofernesA painting described a...
21:36, 2019-06-25

John F. Kennedy paintings of Brooklyn waterfront hit the auction block John F. Kennedy was well known for his many passions and talents — but painting the Brooklyn waterfront wasn’t one of them. Yet in 1960, ...
20:44, 2020-01-11

Olivia Newton-John to auction off ‘Grease’ looks for cancer research "I feel like I’ve had my time with them," she told us. "I’m happy that it’s going to go to people that will enjoy it."...
17:56, 2019-07-09

Mystery Buyer Snaps Up Painting Attributed to Caravaggio Before Auction The auctioneers said the painting will go on show in “an important museum.” But who bought it and where it’s going are still unknown....
20:32, 2019-06-26

Madonna's Like A Prayer demos released to thwart unauthorised auction One of Madonna's long-time collaborators has posted previously unheard demos from the Like A Prayer album online, in an attempt to thwart an unauthor...
17:16, 2019-07-24

Crown backs down and ‘refines’ plans for offshore wind auction Tender process for seabed use made more transparent after warnings from energy firmsThe Queen’s property manager has bowed to criticism over its plan...
07:48, 2019-07-19

Rare Nike trainers break auction record after selling for £350,000 A pair of Nike running shoes have set a new world auction record for a pair of trainers after selling for over £350,000....
14:52, 2019-07-24

A NASA Intern Bought Apollo 11 Videotapes for $218. Now They’re Going to Auction for Millions Three reels of videotape from NASA’s Apollo 11 mission described as “the only surviving first-generation recordings of the historic moon ...
15:12, 2019-07-15

World's most expensive watch sells for a massive £24.2m in charity auction The Patek Philippe Grandmaster Chime beats the £13.5million that was splashed out in 2017 on a Rolex Daytona once owned by actor Paul Newman...
01:08, 2019-11-12

Nike running shoes sell for more than $400K at public auction The buyer was Canadian investor and car collector Miles Nadal, who had previously paid $850,000 for 99 other pairs of rare or limited collection snea...
03:24, 2019-07-24

Elizabeth Taylor's Oscars dress among her items heading to auction A gown worn to the 1974 Academy Awards and more than 1,200 other items from the life of late actress Elizabeth Taylor will be offered for sale at an ...
15:32, 2019-07-03

FINAL HOURS TICKING DOWN ON FIRST-EVER AUCTION OF CUBS SEASON TICKETS Wednesday, March 12, 2008 CHICAGO - It's down to the last 24 hours for the Chicago Cubs' first-ever auction of Wrigley Field season tickets at www.cu...
15:56, 2019-05-01

Embrace the active chaos of fantasy football auction drafts Getting your doctorate degree takes a while. Learning how to excel at a new job doesn’t happen overnight. A fine wine isn’t made in a day. Sometimes,...
20:52, 2019-08-02

El Chapo’s houses to hit the auction block in Mexico — tunnels included Mexico is auctioning off six houses once owned by jailed drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman — complete with reinforced metal ga...
20:36, 2019-11-04

Olivia Newton-John's Grease outfit fetches $405,700 at auction She wore the black leather jacket and skin-tight trousers as Sandy for the 1978 film's finale....
09:48, 2019-11-03

A bottle of whisky sold for $1.9 million, smashing auction records The Macallan Fine and Rare 60-Year-Old 1926 set the record for the most expensive bottle of wine or spirit to be auctioned....
17:32, 2019-10-25

'Star Wars' Darth Vader costume could go for $2 million at auction A man who made appearances as Darth Vader at film premieres and fan conventions will sell a costume created in 1979 by the "Star Wars" design team at...
03:48, 2019-04-28

An $11.7 million California beachfront mansion with an 11-car garage is going up for auction — see inside Concierge Auctions This beachfront Laguna Beach, California mansion last sold for $11.7 million and is now going up for auction with Concierge Auctio...
18:08, 2019-10-31

Peroni to auction helmet from Monza F3 crash to help fund return Alex Peroni will auction the helmet he wore in his terrifying Formula 3 crash during the Italian Grand Prix weekend to raise funds for his career...
13:44, 2019-11-11

F1 launches charity auction for Australia wild fire victims Formula 1 will auction off merchandise and a number of experience packages to raise money for those affected by the devastating wild fires in Austral...
09:16, 2020-01-22

Kurt Cobain's cigarette-burned cardigan sells at auction A cardigan worn by Kurt Cobain during Nirvana's Unplugged session has sold at auction for £260,000....
04:08, 2019-10-27

Nielsen open to selling itself in pieces as auction proves a bust An auction to sell Nielsen Holdings appears to be a bust — but the ratings giant has not given up and is now looking to sell itself in pieces, The Po...
01:52, 2019-07-31

Watch: Pig gets new home after New York state auction house escape Animal rescuers in New York state said a pig will soon have a new permanent home in Vermont after escaping from a livestock auction....
18:28, 2020-01-03

Disneyland 'Tiki' birds among vast theme park auction A Los Angeles gallery is preparing to auction more than 1,500 rare items from Disneyland and Walt Disney World, dating back to the theme park's found...
03:16, 2019-11-12

Christopher Reeve's 'Superman' cape sells for $193G at auction The iconic cape that the late Christopher Reeve wore in the 1978 movie "Superman" sold at auction on Monday for $193,750....
04:40, 2019-12-17

Paul Walker’s iconic car collection will hit auction block next year “Fast and the Furious” fans have a chance to own a vehicle from Paul Walker’s personal collection — years after the actor and car enthusiast’s ...
16:32, 2019-10-04

Leonard Cohen's 'So Long, Marianne' love letters up for auction A collection of love letters written by Canadian musician Leonard Cohen to the woman who inspired his song, "So Long, Marianne" is going up for aucti...
20:48, 2019-05-22

Controversial auction reignites Nazi memorabilia debate in Germany Adolf Hitler's hat and Eva Braun's dress have gone under the hammer, prompting criticim from historians and Jewish leaders: Do the sales of Nazi reli...
20:16, 2019-11-20

'Grease' jacket regifted to Olivia Newton-John after auction The buyer of Olivia Newton-John's famous leather "Grease" jacket has returned it to the singer and donated the $243,000 he spent to her cancer treatm...
02:36, 2019-12-11

Senators claim FCC’s 24GHz 5G auction could harm weather forecasts Two U.S. senators are accusing the FCC of rushing one of the key 5G millimeter wave auctions past objections from important prior users: meteorologis...
22:24, 2019-05-15

Kurt Cobain’s ‘Unplugged’ sweater, guitar, head to auction Kurt Cobain’s olive green cardigan that he wore during MTV’s ‘Unplugged’ and a custom guitar he played on tour head to auction...
14:12, 2019-10-09

Egypt demands Christie’s halt auction of King Tut statue CAIRO (AP) — Egypt is trying to halt an auction of a 3,000-year-old stone sculpture of the famed boy pharaoh Tutankhamun at Christie’s in Londo...
11:32, 2019-06-11

Stunning Monet unseen for 87 years eyes $44.6 million at auction One month after Claude Monet's "Meules" sold for a whopping $110.7 million at Sotheby's New York, a beautiful painting of waterlilies that's been in ...
14:44, 2019-06-11

Monet 'Haystacks' painting sells for record $110.7 million at auction One of the few paintings in Claude Monet's celebrated "Haystacks" series that still remains in private hands sold at auction on Tuesday for $110.7 mi...
05:20, 2019-05-15

Bull jumps 7-foot fence to escape auction in Ontario A bull jumped a 7-foot fence at a farm auction house in Ontario and managed to avoid being captured by authorities and members of the public....
19:04, 2019-08-30

King Tut statue sparks row as Egypt attempts to halt auction Egypt is attempting to halt the auction of a 3,000-year-old statue of King Tutankhamun at auction house Christie’s in London....
19:20, 2019-06-11

Holocaust survivor’s son asks judge to block auction of dad’s relic The son of a Holocaust survivor claims a struggling unaccredited Jewish museum is auctioning off a World War II artifact that he inherited from his l...
01:44, 2019-09-11

4 Ferrari and Porsche supercars seized by the IRS from a convicted fraudster are now going up for auction CWS Asset Management and Sales The US Treasury, IRS, and CWS Asset Management and Sales will auction off four sports cars that were owned by Scott Tu...
15:44, 2020-01-29

Hitler’s chilling plan for the invasion of Britain surfaces, up for auction An extremely rare original copy of Hitler’s sinister plan to invade Britain has surfaced and will be auctioned in the U.K. this weekend....
21:52, 2019-09-13

Banksy’s ‘Devolved Parliament’ Brings $12 Million at Auction. That’s Bananas. The artistic evolution revolution, with chimps in the role of members of the House of Commons, set an auction high for the artist....
22:28, 2019-10-03

Sprint skips auction of 5G airwaves expecting to merge with T-Mobile T-Mobile's 600MHz low-band spectrum travels great distances and penetrates structures with ease. But it doesn't deliver the kind of super-fast downlo...
01:44, 2020-02-04

Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Phoenix home up for auction This undated photo provided by Heritage Auctions in September 2019 shows a home in Phoenix designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright. The Norman Lykes...
22:08, 2019-09-20

Sales Take a Dive at Sotheby’s Post-Brexit London Auction The most high-profile works, a Pissarro and two Signacs, had been looted by the Nazis and recently returned to the heirs of the original owner....
12:00, 2020-02-05

Centuries old wine discovered in ancient ship-wreck going up for auction Wine lovers will soon have the opportunity to purchase 400-year-old wine recovered from an actual shipwreck....
23:36, 2019-06-04

The Prodigy star Keith Flint's piercing, bed and awards up for auction The late Prodigy star's nose piercing, specially-designed bed and awards will go under the hammer....
12:24, 2019-10-07

See all the supercars seized from the son of an African dictator that just sold at auction for $27 million Denis Balibouse/Reuters Supercars seized from the Vice President of Equatorial Guinea and son of the country's dictator recently went up for auction ...
22:28, 2019-10-02

Japan fashion magnate raises over $8 million at Sotheby's auction Japanese fashion tycoon Yusaku Maezawa sold art for more than $8 million at a Sotheby's auction in New York on Thursday night, providing funding to t...
09:48, 2019-05-17

Rare Jane Austen letter to sister to be sold at auction Kept in a private collection for more than a century, the 1813 letter to the author’s sister Cassandra details her thoughts on dentists, fashion and ...
17:40, 2019-10-07

Paris auction offers chance to step into Napoleon's shoes A pair of boots thought to belong to French Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte is expected to fetch up to 80,000 euros ($88,176) at a sale in Paris' Drouot a...
22:08, 2019-11-28

Frank Sinatra's golden toilets fetch thousands at auction Frank Sinatra's toilets were auctioned off on Sunday, and eager fans paid thousands to snag his gold-seated commodes from his executive suite at the ...
23:00, 2020-01-27

Swiss to auction 25 supercars seized from son of Equatorial Guinea dictator Luxury cars seized from vice president Teodorin Obiang Nguema are expected to fetch $18m at Geneva auctionA collection of luxury cars seized from Equ...
03:40, 2019-09-29

Kurt Cobain's green cardigan raises record $334,000 at auction Nirvana frontman wore the jumper on MTV Unplugged, months before his deathA cardigan worn by Kurt Cobain during Nirvana’s appearance on MTV Unplugged...
01:32, 2019-10-27

EVE Online Player Bids $40,000 In Charity Auction For Rare Ship “Internet spaceships are serious business,” is a phrase that is often tossed around in EVE Online player circles. It’s jokingly used to justify the e...
17:36, 2020-01-25

Hollywood legend Olivia de Havilland's Dior outfits up for auction A collection of 27 outfits worn by Hollywood legend Olivia de Havilland is going up for auction next month, some of which she wore on screen during ...
22:44, 2019-08-26

Leonard Cohen's love letters to Marianne fetch $876,000 at auction A collection of more than 50 love letters written by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen to the woman who inspired "So Long, Marianne" has sold ...
02:44, 2019-06-14

Sotheby’s pulls ‘stolen’ Banksy sculpture The Drinker from auction Last-minute move follows claim by artist Andy Link that he is rightful ownerA Banksy sculpture called The Drinker, a comic riff on Rodin’s The Thinke...
19:16, 2019-11-19

4 Ferrari and Porsche supercars were seized by the IRS from a convicted fraudster and now they're going up for auction CWS Asset Management and Sales The US Treasury, IRS, and CWS Asset Management and Sales will auction off four sports cars that were owned by Scott Tu...
23:24, 2020-01-28

Aston Martin built for James Bond heading to auction A 1965 Aston Martin DB5 outfitted with special gadgets for James Bond, such as tire slashers, machine guns and a bulletproof shield, will go up for a...
03:08, 2019-06-13

Teacher fired over ‘mock slave auction’ loses new Westchester gig A white teacher fired from a Westchester County private school for staging a “mock slave auction” has now been suspended by Mount Vernon ...
19:48, 2019-09-25

Kurt Cobain’s ‘MTV Unplugged’ sweater — never washed — heads to auction The iconic garment worn by the late Nirvana frontman has been listed on Julien's Auctions under the Icons and Idols: Rock 'n' Roll category....
19:36, 2019-10-10

Only 2% of global art auction spending is on work by women, study finds A new report finds women’s work still underrepresented in the art world, with only 11% of art purchased by institutions female-made A new study has f...
18:24, 2019-09-19

Rare Babe Ruth rookie card sells for $110,000 at auction Continuing to be a home run with collectors, a Babe Ruth rookie card sold for more than $110,000 at auction. The rare card features advertising for H...
19:20, 2019-11-25

Art, jewelry of Lee Radziwill, Jackie Kennedy’s sister, heading to auction The personal collection of Lee Radziwill — once a “style icon” and “muse” for Andy Warhol and Truman Capote — is up for grabs at Rockefeller Center, ...
21:28, 2019-10-11

Rare Steve Jobs autographed 'Toy Story' poster up for auction A rare "Toy Story" poster signed by Pixar and Apple co-founder Steve Jobs is slated to go up for auction this week and it could fetch a princely sum....
19:36, 2019-08-27

Guitar collection of Pink Floyd's David Gilmour to go to auction Christie's in New York plans to auction more than 120 guitars in the personal collection of Pink Floyd great David Gilmour later this month....
03:04, 2019-06-15

Frank Lloyd Wright’s stunning final house will go up for auction Just before the Guggenheim Museum opened in New York in 1959, Frank Lloyd Wright completed a residential design for Norman and Aimee Lykes in Phoenix...
19:08, 2019-09-25

This Auction Is A Chance To Own Anthony Bourdain's Chef's Knife Or Jacket Anthony Bourdain's personal collection goes up for auction on Wednesday. The lot of more than 200 possessions includes bookshelves, a pocket watch, a...
14:32, 2019-10-10

A Monet Sells for $110.7 Million, an Auction High for an Impressionist Work A work from Monet’s “Meules” (“Grainstacks”) series that sold at Sotheby’s in New York on Tuesday was the ninth-most-expensive painting ever sold at ...
04:40, 2019-05-15

Want an Anthony Bourdain keepsake? Now’s your chance with an auction of his possessions. The items range from the ordinary (bookshelves) to the extraordinary (a $4,000 chef's knife)....
18:32, 2019-10-09

God 'does not play dice with the universe,' Einstein writes in letter up for auction Letters from renowned physicist Albert Einstein have become hot properties for auction houses recently. Christie's has the latest batch, in which Ein...
16:28, 2019-06-12

Picasso, Leger paintings seen fetching millions at London auction Abstract paintings depicting the female form by Pablo Picasso and Fernand Leger are expected to fetch tens of millions of dollars at auction when the...
17:24, 2019-06-14

Historic Bank Buildings Get a Second Act New developments across the city are repurposing the opulent spaces where New Yorkers once deposited their savings....
11:32, 2019-04-19

Le Pen predicts 'historic' win for far right in EU elections France's far-right firebrand Marine Le Pen says populist parties could become the second-largest bloc in the European Parliament. Twelve nationalist ...
14:20, 2019-05-18

A Different Look at Historic Homes of the South Tours in places like Savannah, Ga., and Charleston, S.C., used to concentrate on the wealthy owners of houses, now they are bringing the enslaved peo...
11:32, 2019-06-26

Floodwaters damage historic sub (KJRH/NBC News) Repair estimates are in for a World War II submarine pushed from its resting spot at an Oklahoma war memorial when floodwaters hit in...
20:44, 2019-07-08

The most-endangered historic places in the US The National Trust for Historic Preservation has announced its 2019 list of the most-endangered historic places in America.     ...
14:24, 2019-05-30

Konta 'proud' after historic win "Jo Konta says she is proud of becoming the first British woman to reach the last 16 at Roland Garros since 1983 after her victory over Viktoria Kuzm...
23:04, 2019-05-31

The Menu as Historic Document The collector Henry Voigt discusses the latest finds for his collection, including items related to two American literary giants....
21:20, 2019-05-28

US spelling bee ends in historic tie Eight children from across the US have emerged as super spellers from a field of 562 at a national competition. Each winner will receive $50,000 afte...
10:00, 2019-05-31

These are the 11 most-endangered historic places in the US The National Trust's list aims to bring to light architectural and cultural heritage spots that are at risk of destruction or irreparable damage...
14:24, 2019-05-30

ECB keeps key interest rate at historic low The European Central Bank has left its benchmark refinancing rate on hold at a historic low of 0%....
14:04, 2019-10-24

Shane Warne's baggy green fetches $1m in auction for Australia's bushfire aid Milestone reached two minutes before auction endsLewis Hamilton donates A$500,000 (£262,000) to rescue servicesAustralian cricket great Shane Warne’s...
03:52, 2020-01-10

Dozens Of Supercars Seized From African Dictator's Son Sold For Millions At Auction The pick of the litter, for my money (I have no money), is a Koenigsegg One:1, which went for $4.6 million and which Koenigsegg was previously extrem...
21:04, 2019-09-29

Rare Mozart portrait flies above presale estimate at Paris auction A rare portrait of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart sold for 4 million euros on Wednesday at Christie's in Paris, rocketing past the auction house's presale e...
21:16, 2019-11-27

Extremely rare Chinese 'Dragon Dollar' could be worth $500G at auction An extremely rare Chinese ‘Dragon Dollar’ is expected to sell for up to $500,000 when it is auctioned later this month....
18:48, 2020-01-07

German tennis legend Boris Becker auction exceeds expectations An auction to settle part of Boris Becker's bankruptcy has raised more than a million British pounds. Trustees auctioning the items said they capital...
23:12, 2019-07-11

Sole to the highest bidder: Sotheby's to auction rare Nike sneakers Nike’s famous ‘Moon Shoe’ and limited-edition trainers produced by Kanye West, Air Jordan and Adidas will be soldSotheby’s in New York has announced ...
06:12, 2019-07-12

Long-lost Italian painting could fetch $6 million at French auction A long-lost painting by a 13th century Italian master discovered in the kitchen of an elderly French woman has been valued at up to six million euros...
18:32, 2019-09-24

Yves Saint Laurent jacket fetches record €382,000 at auction in Paris National Gallery of Victoria in Melbourne buys bright yellow and orange embroidered garment modelled on Vincent van Gogh’s SunflowersA richly embroid...
02:08, 2019-11-28

Nearly 3,000 Recalled Brand New BMWs And Minis Have Just Been Sitting In An Auction Yard For Over Four Years If, by chance, you may have wandered over to the ADESA salvage yard in Vancouver, British Columbia anytime over the last four years, you would have d...
00:24, 2019-09-21

‘Mona Lisa of Mustangs,’ Raced in ‘Bullitt,’ Sets Auction Record Steve McQueen’s hero car from a renowned Hollywood chase scene breaks expectations in a sale for $3.74 million....
20:56, 2020-01-12

Preview: Christie's unveils new auction lots for 20th Century Week Christie's auction house gives a media preview of its 20th Century Week offerings at New York City's Rockefeller Plaza on November 1, 2019....
08:12, 2019-11-02

Hollywood memorabilia auction features Christopher Reeve’s Superman cape It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s Superman’s cape – and it could be yours for as much as $200,000! Worn by the late Christopher Reeve in 1978’s “Superm...
18:12, 2019-11-26

'I had to be stitched into them': Olivia Newton-John's skintight Grease outfit goes to auction The actor is selling more than 500 items, including memorabilia from the hit film, to raise funds for her cancer treatment centreOlivia Newton-John’s...
11:40, 2019-10-29

Dress Diana wore as she danced with Travolta fails to sell at auction A midnight blue velvet gown that Princess Diana wore when she danced with John Travolta at a 1985 White House state dinner failed to sell at auction ...
19:48, 2019-12-09

Google opens auction for default Android search engine in Europe Google has opened up an auction process for alternative search engines to become the default providers on mobile devices in Europe.Read More...
12:52, 2019-08-02

Buyer returns Grease jacket to Olivia Newton-John after auction He gives the leather jacket back to Olivia Newton-John after buying it from her for $243,000....
13:32, 2019-12-11

Keith Haring, da Vinci art works stir up controversy in auction world Each fall, highly collectible artworks go up for sale at New York’s elite auction houses. But three pieces have people talking for all the wrong reas...
21:24, 2019-10-26

Rare 1838 half-dollar coin could be worth $500G at auction An extremely rare half-dollar coin from 1838, now valued at as much as $500,000, is set for auction this week....
19:00, 2019-11-13

U.S. Marshals Set To Auction 150-Car Collection Seized After Ponzi Scheme Guilty Plea Last December the FBI raided the home and business of DC Solar founder Jeff Carpoff in California’s Bay Area, seizing well in excess of a million dol...
05:42, 2019-10-23

IPL 2020 auction: Sam Curran and Eoin Morgan the big winners among England contingent Eoin Morgan and Sam Curran will earn in excess of half-a-million pounds at next year's Indian Premier League after they topped the English bids early...
15:40, 2019-12-19

Darth Vader helmet for sale at million dollar Hollywood auction The menacing black helmet worn by David Prowse in 1980 is predicted to sell for $500,000 at an auction in September. It's part of a Hollywood treasur...
19:28, 2019-08-29

U.S. Marshalls Set To Auction 150-Car Collection Seized After Ponzi Scheme Guilty Plea Last December the FBI raided the home and business of DC Solar founder Jeff Carpoff in California’s Bay Area, seizing well in excess of a million dol...
04:12, 2019-10-23

Porsche's Type 64 Didn't Sell Because Of A Weird Screwup At The Auction (Updated) There were multiple press releases. There was a highly produced video. There was a Chris Harris Top Gear video. The hype generated for the auction of...
17:32, 2019-08-18

Patek Philippe launches new women’s watch and exclusive auction piece Milan, the fashion capital of Italy, served as a fitting backdrop for the fall 2018 unveiling of Patek Philippe’s latest women’s watch collection, th...
18:04, 2019-10-16

Patek Philipp launches new women’s watch and exclusive auction piece Milan, the fashion capital of Italy, served as a fitting backdrop for the fall 2018 unveiling of Patek Philippe’s latest women’s watch collection, th...
15:56, 2019-10-16

Christmas tree bought for 6p in 1937 could fetch hundreds of pounds at auction An adorable 82-year-old artificial Christmas tree that was bought for the equivalent of 6p could sell for 2,500 times as much at auction....
12:44, 2019-12-18

Kurt Cobain's MTV Unplugged cardigan sold at auction... for £260k A cardigan worn by Kurt Cobain during Nirvana's famed appearance on MTV Unplugged has become the most expensive sweater sold at auction after fetchin...
10:32, 2019-10-27

Rare Darth Vader mask, Harry Potter glasses up for auction in LA A rare Darth Vader mask and helmet worn in one of the early "Star Wars" movies goes up for auction in Los Angeles later this month, along with a pair...
04:04, 2019-09-10

Vintage Marvel Comics book sells for record $1.26 million at auction A 1939 comic book that introduced Marvel characters for the first time sold for a record $1.26 million at auction, Dallas-based auctioneer Heritage A...
22:12, 2019-11-21

Elizabeth Taylor’s iconic Rolls-Royce expected to fetch $3.5M at auction We’re green with envy. The longest-lasting love of Elizabeth Taylor’s life — her legendary Rolls-Royce dubbed the “Green Goddess” —...
23:32, 2019-07-23

Nike shoes race to $437,500 world record auction price for sneakers A pair of 1972 running shoes, one of the first pairs made by Nike Inc , sold for $437,500 on Tuesday, shattering the record for a pair of sneakers at...
00:52, 2019-07-24

Doris Day auction to feature animal artifacts, Golden Globe awards Doris Day's four Golden Globe awards, her piano, and a collection of her gowns are among 800 items going up for auction next year, along with dozens ...
15:04, 2019-11-06

Britain launches first major auction for offshore wind leases in a decade Britain has launched its first major auction of offshore wind farm leases in a decade, offering sites with the combined potential to power more than ...
02:00, 2019-09-19

Dinosaurs, droids and holy hand-grenade up for grabs at film auction Jurassic Park dinosaur skulls, a Star Wars stormtrooper helmet and Monty Python's holy hand grenade are among movie memorabilia going under the hamme...
18:20, 2019-09-18

Prodigy star Keith Flint's nose ring among items up for auction A collection of personal items belonging to late Prodigy frontman Keith Flint will be sold at auction next month....
13:24, 2019-10-07

Dentures discovery: Centuries-old false teeth found in field, up for auction A grim-looking 200-year-old set of false teeth that were dug up in a U.K. field will be auctioned later this month....
19:08, 2019-11-12

Like a Prayer producer shares 3 demos in protest of Madonna memorabilia auction Thanks to Patrick Leonard, a producer and co-writer on Madonna’s Like a Prayer, three of that album’s demos have been released onto YouTube for the f...
03:08, 2019-07-25

Kurt Cobain’s iconic green sweater sellsfor $334G at auction The iconic olive green sweater that Kurt Cobain wore during Nirvana's MTV "Unplugged" performance in 1993 sold at auction over the weekend for $334,0...
05:44, 2019-10-28

Cimabue painting found in French kitchen sets auction record The painting was found hanging above a hotplate in an elderly woman's home in northern France....
19:04, 2019-10-27

Kurt Cobain’s unwashed ‘Unplugged’ cardigan sells for $334K in auction Talk about the great unwashed! Kurt Cobain’s grubby, cigarette-burned cardigan just sold for an eye-popping $334,000 — even though it has...
16:44, 2019-10-27

Rare Babe Ruth rookie card sells for $110G at auction Continuing to be a home run with collectors, a Babe Ruth rookie card sold for more than $110,000 at auction....
16:00, 2019-11-25

Iconic Marilyn Monroe outfits expected to fetch up to $80K on auction block The auction will feature some of Marilyn Monroe's most dazzling pieces from such films as 1953's “Gentlemen Prefer Blondes,” 1954's "River of No Retu...
20:24, 2019-08-22

Charlottesville: plaque marking slave auction site reported missing Police said it was unclear if plaque was stolen or taken ‘for protection’ while the city confirmed vandalism was found nearbyA plaque marking the sit...
18:24, 2020-02-07

South Africa lifts foot-and-mouth auction ban: farm minister South Africa has lifted a two-month ban on livestock auctions that halted trade in cattle, sheep and other animals following an outbreak of foot and ...
11:48, 2020-02-17

A Ridiculously Low-Mileage MG Metro 6R4 Rally Car Is Headed to Auction; Someone Buy This Ugly Thing The MG Metro 6R4—named after its six cylinders, rally purpose, and four-wheel drive—may be the ugliest Group B rally car ever, but it’s also incredib...
22:20, 2019-05-30

Westchester private school to undergo revamp after mock slave auction A Westchester private school where a teacher conducted a mock slave auction with students in March will undergo a series of racial reforms in an agre...
21:56, 2019-05-29

Extremely rare Enigma machine used by the Nazis during WWII surfaces, up for auction An Enigma machine that was used by the Nazis to encrypt secret messages during World War II is up for auction later this week....
23:36, 2019-05-28

Christie's Sets An Auction Record With Royal Indian Jewellery Sale The Maharajas & Mughal Magnificence sale of jewels and objects from the Al Thani Collection was a 12 hour marathon of treasures...
22:00, 2019-06-20

NASA intern paid $218 for Apollo 11 tapes — but they could fetch millions at auction A former NASA intern hopes to turn one small stash of videotapes into one giant payday when the only surviving original recording of Neil Armstrong s...
17:48, 2019-07-01

Trophy hunting event to auction 'dream hunt' with Donald Trump Jr Nevada convention to culminate with chance to hunt deer with ‘accomplished conservationist’ Trump Jr and sonA week-long “dream hunt” with the US pres...
12:32, 2020-02-04

Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour to auction off guitar collection for charity According to a classic Pink Floyd song, “Money, so they say, is the root of all evil today.” But the band’s legendary guitarist and...
20:40, 2019-06-15

'Lost' Caravaggio painting worth $170M bought before auction — but is it authentic? A previously unknown Caravaggio painting that was found just a few years ago was expected to fetch up to $170 million at auction this week — but it n...
18:00, 2019-06-27

First moon landing manual used by Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin is up for auction The detailed manual used by U.S. astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin to land on the moon in 1969 is going up for auction in July and could fetc...
17:08, 2019-05-03

The racehorse auction in Prince William's garden where millions change hands ‘It’s called the sport of kings for a reason,’ says head of Goffs, which runs the unusual sale before AscotOn one side of Jubilee Walk, a path that c...
15:40, 2019-06-21

Apple decision forces Intel to auction its smartphone modem patents Intel confirmed plans to exit the smartphone business a few months ago, but news about the auction of its smartphone modem assets emerged only today....
18:28, 2019-06-26

Female Artists With African Backgrounds Are Winners at Phillips Auction in London Paintings by Lynette Yiadom-Boakye and Marlene Dumas bring in double their estimates, as do others at Christie’s and Sotheby’s....
04:00, 2019-06-28

Sotheby's to auction rare videotape of Neil Armstrong's first steps on moon A one-time NASA intern who bought a truckload of videotapes to resell them may end up a millionaire next month when Sotheby's auctions what it says i...
14:44, 2019-06-28

Rare royal 30-carat Ana Maria pearl brooch set for auction in Geneva A gorgeous and very rare Ana Maria pearl brooch-watch is set for auction next week in Geneva....
16:28, 2019-05-08

Pistols made from a 4.5 billion-year-old meteorite could fetch $1.5 million at auction Two pistols made from a 4.5 billion-year-old meteorite could fetch $1.5 million when they are auctioned later this month....
14:24, 2019-07-04

How the auction of a Titanic survivor’s walking stick prompted a family feud A wealthy widow’s glow-in-the-dark walking cane that could fetch $500,000 when it goes under the hammer later this month is now at the center of a Ti...
03:00, 2019-07-07

'Blood antiquities' looted from war-torn Yemen bring in $1 million at auction At least 100 artifacts from Yemen have been successfully sold at auction for an estimated $1 million in the U.S., Europe and the United Arab Emirates...
21:56, 2019-06-06

Pistols made from 4.5 billion-year-old meteorite could fetch $1.5 million at auction Two pistols made from a 4.5 billion-year-old meteorite could fetch $1.5 million when they are auctioned later this month. Constructed from part of th...
20:28, 2019-07-04

'Wine styles' of the rich and famous on display at Napa Valley auction For wine lovers with money to spend, the Super Bowl of annual wine charity events -- where the wealthy mix it up with celebrity chefs and vintners to...
12:08, 2019-05-04

Only God Knows What Astronomical Price This Super Clean 1997 Toyota Supra Will Go For at Auction As the seasons come and go, so do the listings for super-clean, highly coveted fourth-generation Toyota Supras on Bring a Trailer—each a startling re...
18:08, 2019-05-06

Historic New Jersey oak tree dead at 600 A New Jersey tree with a history dating back to the area’s first English settlement has come crashing down. The Salem white oak stood proudly f...
16:32, 2019-06-07

The day has come for India to try for a historic Moon landing On Friday, India's Vikram lander will attempt to make a soft landing on the Moon's surface. This gallery highlights how that will happen. ...
16:00, 2019-09-06

When a Home Is Suddenly Called 'Historic' Historic designations are becoming controversial as third parties seek landmark status on a home, often against the homeowner’s wishes, as a way to b...
02:24, 2019-10-04

The Historic Growth of the Christmas Tree A few hundred years ago, who would have dreamed that the humble Christmas tree would one day be an immense global success? Certainly not Martin Luthe...
03:24, 2019-12-21

10 historic places that have been ruined and rebuilt The whole world watched in shock as Notre Dame burst into flames. But it’s not the only historic site that’s been ruined – and many...
15:04, 2019-05-02

Oscars could be a night of historic firsts Brad Pitt claimed his first acting Oscar in kicking off the 92nd Academy Awards, on a night that could make history on several fronts, depending on w...
03:28, 2020-02-10

A Canadian Island Where Hip Meets Historic Settled by British refugees from the American Revolution, Prince Edward County now shelters Toronto escapees in search of food, wine and weekends awa...
11:20, 2019-09-11

America's 11 most endangered historic places Tourists love to visit the National Mall Tidal Basin in Washington, DC, but few know that the National Park Service site is threatened by rising sea ...
12:16, 2019-05-31

Rediscovering Tokyo's historic waterways Hundreds of years ago, Tokyo -- then known as Edo -- flourished around canals, rivers and the sea. Today, the city is rediscovering its watery roots....
15:36, 2019-08-22

Taylor Swift's historic night Taylor Swift seemed to deliver a message at the top of her performance at the American Music Awards on Sunday....
06:04, 2019-11-25

Historic Ebony Photos Set to Be Auctioned Off for At Least $13,000,000 Photos from the Ebony magazine archives detailing some 70 years of African American life and history, including images of Emmett Till, Muhammad Ali, ...
04:32, 2019-06-06

Soothe your You’re The Worst grief by bidding on rando show props via this online auction You’re The Worst recently wrapped up its emotionally gripping five seasons with an immensely satisfying, time-jump-explaining finale. While the show’...
00:52, 2019-05-09

David Gilmour puts his guitars up for auction, raises $21.5M for a climate change charity An auction of David Gilmour’s guitars has raised a lot of “Money” — to combat climate change.      ...
18:04, 2019-06-22

Friends’ 25th-anniversary prop auction arrives just in time for your holiday shopping Friends’ 25th-anniversary year is rapidly drawing to a close, so who knows how many more of these thinkpieces/reunion rumors/fire sales we’ll see? No...
19:32, 2019-11-19

Iconic dress Princess Diana wore to dance with John Travolta up for auction Princess Diana's midnight blue Victor Edelstein velvet evening gown, which she famously wore while dancing with John Travolta, is heading to auction....
20:32, 2019-11-18

Barrett-Jackson auction in Arizona offers classics, rarities, affordable cars The Barrett-Jackson auction each year in Scottsdale attracts some 300,000 enthusiasts of classic and collectable cars....
02:52, 2020-01-23

Madonna loses appeal over auction of Tupac Shakur breakup letter, other items Madonna lost a court battle to keep a trove of intimate belongings including a pair of satin panties, a brush containing her hair and a breakup lette...
19:40, 2019-06-04

Rare Charlotte Bronte book coming home after museum's auction success The museum buys a rare book by 14-year-old Charlotte Bronte, eight years after narrowly missing out....
15:16, 2019-11-18

Elizabeth Taylor's iconic 'Green Goddess' Rolls Royce heads to auction Elizabeth Taylor's custom-made green Rolls Royce was put in display Tuesday at New York's Pierre Hotel weeks ahead of an auction to sell the iconic v...
02:20, 2019-07-24

Google’s rivals opt out of search engine auction, calling it ‘unethical’ and ‘anti-competitive’ Google rivals have called for intervention from EU regulators over Google's decision to open an auction process to become the default Android search ...
19:48, 2019-08-12

A Minnesota Farmer Spent His Life Collecting Cars And Now His Gigantic Fleet Is Up For Auction This weekend will be a wild time near the small town of Wheaton, Minnesota, because a roughly 200-car collection belonging to a farmer who passed awa...
21:28, 2019-08-08

Coalition's emissions reduction fund labelled 'a joke' after first post-election auction Government spends less than $1m for cut equivalent to only 0.01% of Australia’s annual greenhouse gas pollutionThe Morrison government’s main climate...
22:24, 2019-08-01

Olivia Newton-John's iconic leather jacket, pants from 'Grease' to go up for auction The leather jacket and pants Newton-John wore at the finale of "Grease" is estimated to fetch between $100,000 and $200,000....
12:52, 2019-06-21

A Claude Monet Haystack Painting Sold for a Record $110.7 Million at a New York Auction (NEW YORK) — One of Claude Monet’s iconic paintings of haystacks has fetched a record $110.7 million at an auction in New York. MonetR...
04:04, 2019-05-15

Babe Ruth's legendary baseball bat sold for one million dollars at auction The bat used by legendary baseball player Babe Ruth to hit his 500th home run has been sold at auction for more than one million US dollars....
22:48, 2019-12-15

Golden Vessel Used In Scythian Drug-Fueled Rituals Is Expected to Sell for $57K At Auction A remarkable tiny golden vessel is going on auction in London. The item comes from the nomadic Scythian culture, who once dominated the Eurasian Step...
00:24, 2019-05-28

John Lennon's round sunglasses to be sold at auction for eye raising amount of money A pair of John Lennon's trademark round sunglasses are going up for auction along with a parking ticket given to Beatles drummer Ringo Starr - items ...
17:36, 2019-11-30

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Auction strategies to buy the perfect team Want to land a tremendous roster in your auction? Dave Richard's time-tested tips will help you look like a savvy investor and money-saver....
17:44, 2019-08-27

Judge blocks auction of Jewish WWII relic as custody fight rages A judge on Wednesday blocked the auction of a Jewish World War II artifact estimated to be worth millions that a Holocaust-survivor’s son says ...
06:04, 2019-09-12

Rare Steve Jobs-autographed 'Toy Story' poster sells for big bucks at auction A rare "Toy Story" poster signed by Apple and Pixar co-founder Steve Jobs sold at auction this week for $31,250, setting a record for a poster signed...
15:52, 2019-08-30

How Clint Eastwood, Arnold Palmer and $820 Million Took Pebble Beach Off Auction Block Twenty years ago, a group including Clint Eastwood and Arnold Palmer banded together to secure the future of Pebble Beach, the site of this week’s U....
19:44, 2019-06-10

An auction for the 'world's fastest UPS truck' was canceled after UPS presented proof it still owns it and isn't selling Iron Horse Auction The "world's fastest UPS truck" was about to be auctioned off with the Iron Horse Auction Company based in Rockingham, North Carol...
20:52, 2019-12-06

Marlon Brando and Jack Nicklaus’s Rolex Watches Sell for Millions at Auction We went inside Phillips’s watch auction, where watches owned by legendary golfers and actors somehow weren’t the night’s biggest winners....
20:12, 2019-12-11

Pangu Plaza: Iconic Beijing skyscraper sells for £605 million in online auction An iconic Beijing skyscraper which was seized from a fugitive businessman has sold in an online auction for over £600 million....
14:32, 2019-08-22

Banksy Painting Depicting British Parliament as Chimps Hits Auction Block The painting known as “Devolved Parliament” showcases the enigmatic artist's satirical and cynical view of the British government as being run by a l...
22:48, 2019-09-27

25 luxury cars seized from an African dictator's son were sold for $27 million — here's what was on the auction block Associated Press Twenty-five luxury cars seized from Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue were sold by a Swiss auction house on Sunday. The cars belonging to...
18:04, 2019-09-30

Claude Monet haystack painting fetches record-breaking $110.7 million at auction One of Claude Monet's iconic paintings of haystacks fetched a record-breaking $110.7 million at an auction on Tuesday in New York....
16:08, 2019-05-15

Apollo 11 flag, flight plan page, roll of film used on the Moon up for auction An American flag that was flown into orbit during Apollo 11 is among a host of artifacts from the historic mission up for auction this week....
00:12, 2019-06-20

James Bond Aston Martin sells at auction for record-breaking £5.26 million An Aston Martin with retractable machine guns, tyre slashers and a revolving licence plate has sold for £5.26 million, making it the most expensive J...
18:44, 2019-08-17

Calgary elephant hunt auction sparks outrage from animal rights activists A protest is being organized ahead of an elephant hunt auction set to take place in northeast Calgary on Saturday....
01:08, 2020-01-24

'Nazi Porsche' valued at $20m fails to sell amid California auction confusion Type 64 car built in 1939 is not technically a Porsche but was still expected to fetch a high price at Sotheby’s Monterey saleA car designed by Ferdi...
23:36, 2019-08-18

Is This Your Picasso? Police Search for Owners of Stolen Artwork Recovered by Auction House A reputable auction house earlier this year informed the LAPD they had come across art they believed to be stolen, officials said....
23:24, 2019-09-05

An auction with a twist: Mona Lisa made of Rubik's Cubes goes on sale in Paris An image of the Mona Lisa made of 330 Rubik's Cubes is going on sale in Paris, just down the road from Leonardo da Vinci's original....
18:24, 2020-02-03

Miracle WWI silver cigarette case that stopped a bullet sells for thousands at auction The miracle silver cigarette case that stopped a bullet from killing a British soldier during World War I "sparked a bidding war" and sold at auction...
16:56, 2019-11-22

Some Of The Rare Porsches From The Ingram Collection Explosion Are Showing Up On Salvage Auction Sites Back in April of last year, one of the world’s best collections of vintage Porsches, the Ingram Collection, was severely damaged when a natural gas e...
21:16, 2020-01-24

Battle flag carried by black Union troops hits auction block DENVER, Pa. (AP) — A hand-painted flag carried into battle by a black Union regiment during the Civil War is going up for auction in Pennsylvania. Mo...
07:32, 2019-06-10

Pat Cummins smashes IPL auction record as Eoin Morgan and Sam Curran land big deals Australian fast bowler Pat Cummins became the most expensive overseas player in IPL history, after he was bought by the Kolkata Knight Riders for aro...
18:16, 2019-12-19

Olivia Newton-John’s iconic ‘Grease’ outfit sells for $405G at auction The skin-tight pants and black leather jacket Olivia Newton-John wore in 1978’s “Grease” have sold for $405,000 at auction — nearly twice what they w...
18:40, 2019-11-03

Ahead of auction, Olivia Newton-John recalls being stitched into 'Grease' costume Olivia Newton-John's black leather jacket and very tight pants from "Grease", complete with a broken zipper, go up for auction this week as the top i...
02:24, 2019-10-29

Lady Gaga's Golden Globe Gown, Found By Hotel Housekeeper, Up For Auction The gorgeous Valentino couture gown that pop-singer Lady Gaga wore at the 2019 Golden Globe Awards is going up for auction....
11:08, 2019-10-31

Long-lost painting found in French kitchen fetches record £24m at auction A long-lost painting found in the kitchen of an elderly French woman has sold for a record €24m (£20m) at auction....
20:00, 2019-10-27

Yogi Berra's baseball bat and a $17,500 typewriter: a visit to the auction of Philip Roth's estate The great American novelist died last year – and a huge stash of personal effects went on sale last week. J Oliver Conroy went alongAbout 10 years ag...
17:20, 2019-07-25

NASA accidentally sold original Moon landing tapes to an intern, and now they’re up for auction The 50th anniversary of NASA’s Apollo 11 Moon landing is right around the corner, and it’s a pretty big deal. As you might expect, NASA i...
00:08, 2019-07-02

Yogi Berra's baseball bat and a $17,500 typewriter: inside the auction of Philip Roth's estate The great American novelist died last year – and a huge stash of personal effects went on sale last week. J Oliver Conroy went alongAbout 10 years ag...
08:40, 2019-07-25

Apollo 11: Original Moon landing recordings bought for $217 in 1976 sold at auction for $1.82M A set of original videotape recordings of the Apollo 11 Moon landing that were bought for $217.77 at a government surplus auction by a former NASA in...
21:56, 2019-07-20

‘Holy Grail’ of Star Wars memorabilia expected to smash auction records A rare plastic figurine of the Star Wars character is expected to set a new world record as it hits the auction block in Pennsylvania, according to a...
22:12, 2019-10-24

Whoa, Boba Fett! The 'Holy Grail' of 'Star Wars' memorabilia is up for auction Is this 1979 Boba Fett action figure in your toy box? The 'Holy Grail' of 'Star Wars' merchandise could sell for more than $250,000 at auction.  ...
15:44, 2019-10-24

Late actor Paul Walker's vehicles garner $2.33 million at Arizona auction Twenty-one vehicles owned by the late actor Paul Walker, who starred in the popular "Fast and Furious" movie franchise, sold for a combined $2.33 mil...
04:28, 2020-01-19

Whoa, Boba Fett! The 'Holy Grail' of 'Stars Wars' memorabilia is up for auction Is this 1979 Boba Fett action figure in your toy box? The 'Holy Grail' of 'Star Wars' merchandise could sell for more than $250,000 at auction.  ...
23:12, 2019-10-23

The last known Nintendo PlayStation is going up for auction — here's the wild story behind the one-of-a-kind, doomed collaboration with Sony In the early 1990s, Nintendo partnered with Sony to develop a new CD-ROM console and attachment for the Super Nintendo system, resulting in a prototy...
20:56, 2020-01-06

Kurt Cobain's famous sweater, still unwashed, and other rare rock memorabilia go up for auction Rockers, get ready, you could own a piece of music history but only if you are willing and able to write a large check....
14:48, 2019-10-22