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Tag: Queen Victoria

  • Auction Result

    Classic Shaker sewing table stitches up a big win at Morphy's $3.2M Fine & Decorative Arts Auction

    Circa-1840 Shaker dropleaf sewing table composed of butternut, cherry, pine and possibly basswood. Probably from the Shaker community of Hancock, Massachusetts; attributed to family elder David Terry. Attracted 69 bids and sold for $98,400 against an estimate of $5,000-$10,000. DENVER, PA.- The spotlight may have been shining on a stellar array…

    Classic Shaker sewing table stitches up a big win at Morphys $3.2M Fine & Decorative Arts Auction
  • Auction Industry

    Andrew Jones Auctions will hold online-only DTLA Collections & Estates auctions on Tuesday, June 30 and Tuesday, July 14

    The auctions will feature market fresh furnishings, decorations and accessories, all enticingly priced. Start times both auction days are 11 am Pacific time. Andrew Jones Auctions’ DTLA Collections & Estates auctions on Tuesday, June 30th and Tuesday, July 14th will feature market fresh furnishings, decorations and accessories, all enticingly priced. Eager bidders will find…

    Andrew Jones Auctions will hold online-only DTLA Collections & Estates auctions on Tuesday, June 30 and Tuesday, July 14
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    Coins

    Following the death of his father in 975 AD, a 13-year-old boy named Edward became the king of England. He ruled for three years before he was assassinated by supporters of his half-brother. A 10th-century coin found on the Isle of Wight is highlighted in the upcoming Coins event, offered…

    The Antony Scammell Collection of British Coins
  • Auction Result

    Impressive gold medal fetches £37,200 in Dix Noonan Webb's first online/live sale

    Designed by W. Wyon, the substantial medal which weighed 2oz and measured 54mm in diameter, depicted a coroneted head of Queen Victoria, and on the other side Minerva standing left, holding wreath and map. It was awarded to Johnston in 1871 ‘For distinguished services in the promotion of Physical Geography’…

    Dix Noonan Webb to utilise all of their online capabilities to host an increased number of auctions
  • Galleries

    Five for Friday: Gratz Gallery & Conservation Studio

    Auction Daily:  Your gallery specializes in American Impressionism as well as fine art with ties to Pennsylvania. This includes Pennsylvania Impressionists, the Philadelphia Ten, and painters from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Please tell our readers how your interest in these categories came about, and what makes these…

    Five for Friday Gratz Gallery & Conservation Studio
  • Auction Industry

    Early Coastal Scene By Landmark Australian Painter Comes To Auction At Ewbank's

    Haughton Forrest (Australian, 1826-1925). Cowes, Schooner and other ships in a Bay against a mountainous landscape. Signed H. Forrest, Cowes, 18??. 44 cm x 75 cm. Estimate £1000-1500 at Ewbank’s Auctions on March 19. LONDON.- When the six colonies of pre-Federation Australia chose the images for their first ever set of…

    Haughton Forrest (Australian, 1826-1925). Cowes,
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    Important Watches and American Icons

    Christie's presents a collection of timepieces in their upcoming Important Watches and American Icons auction. Luxury Patek Phillipe watches are often collected for their controlled movements and quality. An available watch that has been chosen by royals such as Queen Victoria and Prince Albert will be particularly featured. It is…

    Important Watches and American Icons
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    Estate Chinese Antiques & Jewelry

    Eddie’s Auction is delighted to put forth a well-selected range of Chinese jewelry and more in the forthcoming Estate Chinese Antiques & Jewelry Auction. The bright, double-strand coral necklace is the highlight of the auction. Other jewelry pieces include necklaces, rings, and pendants However, dominating the auction are Chinese porcelain…

    Estate Chinese Antiques & Jewelry