15 Press Releases

Tag: Civil War

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    Artelisted to Offer Antique Photos in Upcoming Sale

    Stereoviews were antique photos that also served as an early iteration of 3D media. Popular in America between the 1860s and 1920s, stereoviews used two almost identical photos, taken a few inches from each other. When viewed through a lens, the photos would create the illusion of three dimensions. This…

    Antique Real Photo Stereoview American Civil War
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    Field & Range Firearms

    The upcoming  Field & Range Firearms sale, offered by Morphy Auctions, will include a large collection of antique guns. One lot of interest from the collection is an 1886 Winchester short rifle. The firearm has a 22-inch tapered round barrel with a full-length magazine tube. A Cia single-shot pistol also…

    COLT AND REMINGTON PISTOLS.
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    Antique American Stereoviews

    Stereoviews were considered among the first forms of 3D photography. Popular between 1860 and 1920, two nearly identical photos were taken with a stereoscopic camera and then developed, printed, and mounted next to each other. They were then looked at through a stereoscope, where the image could be seen in…

    Antique Real Photo Stereoview American Civil War
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    Old West Frontier & American Indian Sale w/ Luxury Jewelry

    A selection of fine art, jewelry, and collectibles can be found in the upcoming Old West Frontier & American Indian Sale. Included are firearms, collections of books, and other items of the American past. Leading this auction, offered by North American Auction Company, is a Merwin Hubert Frontier Army .44…

    Brand New 2.11 ct. Diamond 14K Stud Earrings
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    American Historical Ephemera & Photography, Including African Americana

    Cowan’s presents the American Historical Ephemera and Photography Auction, which includes 55 lots highlighting the African American experience. Over 175 pieces from the Civil War era and 60 items from early life in the American West will be offered as well. One of the featured lots is an archive of…

    Miscellaneous Officers, Enlisted Men, and Civilians, Lot of 24 CDVs, Incl. St. Louis Image Featuring Two Officers Posed Together
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    Multi Estate Liquidation Auction

    In Eastern Buddhism, Guanyin is recognized as the goddess of compassion and mercy. Despite attaining enlightenment, she is believed to have returned from the doors of heaven to help humankind find the right path. Guanyin's reverence can be found among the followers of Buddhism since the first century C.E., as…

    VINTAGE JAPANESE HAND CARVED RESIN FIGURINE STATUE
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    NHADA Dealers Relief Auction

    The blankets and rugs woven by the Navajo people of the Four Corners region of the United States are particularly known for their quality standards. Legend states that the ‘Spider-woman,’ a deity worshipped by the Navajo people, was the one who taught them how to weave. The Pueblo Indians, who…

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    Civil War, Shaving Mugs, Advertising, Clocks, Coin-Op, Etc

    This February, Weiss Auctions will offer items ranging from toys to antique guns in the upcoming Civil War, Shaving Mugs, Advertising, Clocks, and Coin-Op auction. One of the highlighted lots represents the French Louis XVI style of clocks from 1880. With a cupid pointing its arrow at the hour and…

    Occupational Shaving Mug,
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    Sporting & Adirondack Auction, Day 1

    The first day of the Sporting & Adirondack Auction, offered by Duane Merrill & Company, includes antique and modern firearms, Native American items, Northeastern taxidermy, Lake Champlain decoys, sporting art, gold coins, and more. Featured in this auction is a Winchester Repeating Arms rifle from 1886. This piece was engraved…

    West Coast Inuit Carved Wolf Mask
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    Civil War, Militaria, Arms & Armor Signature Auction

    Heritage Auctions' upcoming event brings to auction nearly 200 weapons, uniforms, and wartime photographs. Among the highlighted lots is a frock coat and hat worn by Corporal George Schmultz during the American Civil War. Schmultz fought for the Union in the 188th Regiment of the Pennslyvania Infantry. Heritage Auctions notes…

    Civil War, Militaria, Arms & Armor Signature Auction
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    Firearms, Militaria & Sporting

    The Firearms, Militaria & Sporting auction, offered by Pook & Pook, Inc., is a sale of antique firearms, swords, military hats, ephemera, and modern weapons. Among the firearms available in this collection is a Japanese Parker by Winchester, which is a contemporary double barrel, 12 gauge shotgun with a walnut…

    French model 1777 Maubeuge flintlock pistol
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    3rd Thursday Discovery Auction

    The 3rd Thursday Discovery Auction, offered by Witherell’s, features a large collection of concert memorabilia, including handbills from the Family Dog/Avalon Ballroom and “Bill Graham Presents in San Francisco.” Many of the handbills match with separately listed posters. Two signed album covers will also cross the auction block: Cheap Thrills…

    3rd Thursday Discovery Auction
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    American History

    From stereoscopic images of Yellowstone National Park to rare war letters from the Nez Perce, the American History: Timed auction presented by Cowan’s Auctions has something for every collector and history lover. Featured in the auction are 85 stereoviews of Yellowstone National Park. This includes pictures of Old Faithful Geyser,…

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    Fine & Decorative Arts, Furniture & Jewelry

    Fine & Decorative Arts, Furniture and Jewelry auction, offered by Dumouchelles, is the synonym of variety & distinctiveness. The collection includes Pewabic and Chinese pottery, 19th century to contemporary European and American fine art and over 45 listings of jewelry, and vintage furniture. Featuring 433 lots of items, William Buck…

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    Aviation, Easton, Atlases, 17th Century

    The upcoming literary auction Aviation, Easton, Atlases, 17th Century by National Book Auctions offers a selection of rare, antique, and decorative books.  With 167 lots that include authors’ signatures and first editions, each would be an important addition to any library.  Featured is a collection of volumes on early aviation…