8 Press Releases

Tag: Potter & Potter Auctions

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    Fine Books & Manuscripts

    The upcoming Fine Books & Manuscripts auction, offered by Potter & Potter Auctions, will include photographs, posters, and fine art in addition to written works. Among the books available in the sale are several early and rare editions of Ian Fleming’s novels, especially those from the James Bond series. Featured…

    Fine Books & Manuscripts
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    Gambling Memorabilia & Playing Cards

    The Gambling Memorabilia & Playing Cards Auction, offered annually by Potter & Potter Auctions, this year includes American lots that date back to the 18th century. There are also many bound books on the topics of cards, cons, poker, cheating, and more.  Among the featured lots is a deck representing…

    Potter Potter Gambling Memorabilia & Playing Cards
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    The Magic Collection of Jim Rawlins • III

    This third part of Jim Rawlins’ magic collection will be presented by Potter & Potter Auctions. Nearly 500 lots of vintage memorabilia are offered, including several works relating to Harry Houdini. Featured is a life-size bust of Houdini that was housed in Niagara Falls’ Houdini Museum of Magic. It is…

    The Magic Collection of Jim Rawlins • III
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    Winter Magic Auction

    The Winter Magic Auction, offered by Potter & Potter Auctions, is anchored by antique magic and allied arts books from the collection of Giovanni Pasqua (stage name “Roxy”). One available book is Le Livre Magique (1863), which is an example of a magician’s “blow book.” The contents of the book…

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    Circus, Slideshow & Oddities

    In the 19th century, an American soldier and bison hunter, William Frederick Cody—better known as Buffalo Bill—created a show based on his own life. According to the Legends of America’s website, Buffalo Bill’s wild west show was billed as one of the entertainment triumphs of the ages as it toured…

    Buffalo Bill Cody Cabinet Card Photograph.
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    Fine Books & Manuscripts

    From vintage tomes to illustration art, the upcoming Fine Books & Manuscripts sale presented by Potter & Potter Auctions includes a wide variety of printed works. Over 600 items are on offer, including books, posters, photographs, paintings, and more. The leading lot is noted equally for its physical characteristics and…

    Fine Books & Manuscripts
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    Coin-Op & Advertising

    Antiques tend to carry a particular charm, the faded sparkle of years gone by. Vintage coin-ops and old advertising have that special sheen, the remnants of prior excitement and creativity. Potter & Potter Auctions will offer their upcoming Coin-Op & Advertising sale as a massive collection ranging from gambling and…

    Coin-Op & Advertising
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    Summer Magic Auction

    The Summer Magic Auction by Potter & Potter Auctions is a delightfully diverse collection of magic ephemera, antiques, and other collectible items. For magicians and their acts, there is a three-color window card produced for Houdini’s final tour, among the many posters and promotional materials. Harry Houdini was a Hungarian-born,…

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