Some of the world's rarest and most expensive whiskies went on sale on Friday (Feb 7) in an online auction of a private collection amassed by a late US soft drink bottling tycoon.
Auction Market around the world - P209. Rare wine bottles belonging to the 17th century are set to fetch £20,000 at auction after being unearthed by a builder in a digger
A hoard of gold-encrusted 17th century wine bottles are set to go to auction with a guide price of £20,000 after being dug up by accident at a building site.
Auction Market around the world - P208. Rare portrait of teenage Mozart sells for $4.4 million at auction
A Rare portrait of teenage Mozart sells for $4.4 million at auction
Auction Market Around the World - P204. A man bought a Rolex for $345 in 1974. Its current value knocked him off his feet
A man brought a Rolex watch he purchased in 1974 for $345.97 to an antiques show to find out its current value. His reaction: priceless.
(Worldkings) Auction Market around the world - P210. Napoleon's boots sold at Paris auction for €117,000
(Worldkings.org) - A pair of boots worn by Napoleon during his final exile on St. Helena sold in Paris on Friday for €117,000 ($128,000) - more than twice the initial estimate.
(Worldkings) Auction Market around the world - P209. Original Olympic Games Manifesto Brings in $8.8 Million, a World Record for Sports Memorabilia
(Worldkings.org) - The original Olympic Games Manifesto, written in 1892 by French aristocrat Pierre de Coubertin, fetched $8.8 million Wednesday at Sotheby’s New York, setting a new world record for any sports memorabilia, the auction house said.
(Worldkings) Auction Market Around the World - P208. Very First Marvel Comic Sells for Record $1.26 Million
(Worldkings.org) - One of the original copies of that comic has fetched a serious sum of cash. Dallas-based Heritage Auctions had a near-mint copy of Marvel Comics #1 up for auction Thursday and when all was said and done, the auction house sold the 9.4 copy for a whopping $1.26 million dollars.
(Worldkings.org) - NEW YORK'S fall auctions will highlight lesser known artists this week as the market searches for diversity amid an absence of works set to make astronomical amounts.
(Worldkings) Auction Market Around the World - P200. These famous Rolex watches could become 2 of the most expensive ever sold
(Worldkings.org) - These two vintage Rolex watches worn by Marlon Brando and Jack Nicklaus are hitting the auction block.
(Worldkings) Auction Market Around the World - P199. This $46,000 snow crab is the most expensive in the world
(Worldkings.org) - A single snow crab sold for $46,000 (or 5 million yen) at an auction in Tottori, Japan, CNN reports.