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Carstens Galleries to offer Ibero-American colonial religious art Sept. 27
BOCA RATON, Fla. – Carstens Galleries of Boca Raton Florida will present on Sept. 27 a splendid estate collection of Ibero-American Colonial religious art and icons. Absentee and Internet bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.
Rare American Colonial ‘protest’ teapot brews six-figure price in UK auction
MACKWORTH, DERBYSHIRE, ENGLAND (ACNI) – Looking more like a three-dimensional pop-art design Andy Warhol might have created, a circa-1765/1766 American creamware teapot protesting the Mother Country’s dreaded Stamp Act set off auction-room fireworks on April 15 at the Mackworth Hotel, Derbyshire. In a sale conducted by Hansons Auctioneers of Derby, England, the Colonial-era teapot brashly […]
Morphy’s July 12-14 Collectible Firearms & Militaria Auction traverses 4-century timeline
DENVER, Pa. – Morphy’s July 12-14 Collectible Firearms & Militaria Auction serves as a grand showcase for 1,471 lots of expertly vetted antique and vintage weapons and relics, many with noteworthy provenance. The top-notch selection follows a four-century timeline, starting with 17th-century weaponry and traversing history through European wars, the American colonial and Revolutionary War […]
Paul Revere family artifacts arouse interest in Boston-area auction
BOSTON (AP) – Artifacts once owned by Paul Revere’s family have been sold at auction for $20,000. The items were found in the attic of a home in Canton, Massachusetts, believed to have been owned by the family of the legendary Revolutionary War figure, The Boston Globe reports.