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November 29, 2014 - Filed under: Auctions — Harriet

The rare skeleton of a prehistoric creature named Monty has recently come under the hammer.

The woolly mammoth specimen measures (more…)

November 28, 2014 - Filed under: Auctions — Richard

A rare antique sculpture of Homer, the Greek poet, has recently been discovered in Ireland and is due to be sold at auction at Sotheby’s in London.

The marble bust was sculpted by (more…)

November 27, 2014 - Filed under: Antiques News — Harriet

A showcase of around 200 pieces of glass has been put on display at the Sharpsteen Museum in Calistoga, California.

The glass exhibit spans around (more…)

November 26, 2014 - Filed under: Antiques News — Mark

A rare printed edition of the Divine Comedy by Dante has been purchased by Hill Memorial Library’s Special Collections department in Baton Rouge.

The unique book was acquired from (more…)

November 25, 2014 - Filed under: Antiques News — David

Experts from Bonhams auction house spent a weekend at Winnipeg Art Gallery recently, appraising a variety of antiques and unusual items brought along by members of the public.

The appraisal was the first event of (more…)

November 24, 2014 - Filed under: Auctions — Mark

The very first Batmobile is due to be sold at a US auction later this year.

The officially licensed 1963 car will be (more…)

November 22, 2014 - Filed under: Antique Toys — Harriet

American train and antique toy enthusiasts will be queuing up at the New York Historical Society over the festive period for a unique exhibition.

Collectors, train fans, kids and parents are (more…)

November 21, 2014 - Filed under: Antiques News — Richard

An American lady who had attended a charity event at the Ambulance Building in Sparta, New Jersey, was surprised to discover that a ring she had inherited was worth $25,000 (£16,000).

The fundraising event was held by (more…)

November 20, 2014 - Filed under: Antiques News — David

A man in the US recently purchased an antique bureau, which surprisingly revealed a piece of family history.

Unknown to the purchaser, the piece of furniture had a newspaper article inside (more…)

November 19, 2014 - Filed under: Auctions — Mark

A medal lost during a trip to Brighton in 1938 has surfaced on eBay 76 years later.

The piece had been carried by (more…)

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