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Steve McQueen Collection Claims Top-Lot Honors in $1 million Entertainment Auction at Heritage Steve McQueen Collection Claims Top-Lot Honors in $1 million Entertainment Auction at Heritage(0)

The personally-owned collection of movie star Steve McQueen brought $280,618 across 30 lots in Heritage Auctions’ spring Entertainment & Music Memorabilia auction March 18 in Dallas. The $1 million sale offered private collections by Bruce Willis and Farah Fawcett, as well as a stellar collection of never-before-seen concert posters. Read More

Ruth Items, Steelers Jerseys Among Hot Lots in Lelands Auction Ruth Items, Steelers Jerseys Among Hot Lots in Lelands Auction(0)

If you’ve got quality Babe Ruth items in your auction, you’re sure to draw attention from advanced collectors and Lelands’ latest auction had a trio of top pieces that delivered some Ruthian bids.  A 1931 game model bat carrying a personalized signature from The Bambino sold for $166,796 when bidding wrapped up in the wee hours of Saturday morning.  See a highlighted recap of the Lelands.com auction at Sports Collectors Daily hereRead More

Infinite Auctions 2017 Winter Sports Auction Results and Consignment Deals Infinite Auctions 2017 Winter Sports Auction Results and Consignment Deals(0)

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1951 Bowman Mantle PSA 8 Nets Over $179,000 as Records Fall In Mile High Card Company March Auction 1951 Bowman Mantle PSA 8 Nets Over $179,000 as Records Fall In Mile High Card Company March Auction(0)

Mile High Card Company celebrated its 20th Anniversary with a March catalog auction that should set the pace for a bull market in 2017. Leading the way was an incredible 1951 Bowman #253 Mickey Mantle RC PSA 8 that sold for $179,094, a 1952 Topps #311 Mickey Mantle BVG 8 NM/MT that brought in $122,826 and a 1925-31 Walter Johnson Game-Used Louisville Slugger Bat PSA/DNA GU 8 that changed hands at a price of $93,326. Read More

Classic Auctions Winter 2017 Auction Recap and Highlights  Classic Auctions Winter 2017 Auction Recap and Highlights (0)

Classic Auctions just completed another hugely successful auction!! We are pleased to announce that bidding was exceptionally strong from start to finish during our 2017 Winter Auction offering, with a large number of important items receiving especially impressive sums, again emphasizing our status as the one and only industry leader for your important and cherished hockey memorabilia. Read More

World Records Smashed in Heritage Sports $12M Platinum Night Auction World Records Smashed in Heritage Sports $12M Platinum Night Auction(0)

Heritage Auctions’ Platinum Night reconfirmed its status as the hobby’s elite luxury brand this past weekend, recording twenty-eight $100,000+ results and setting numerous world records in the hobby’s first eight-figure event of 2017. Read More

$6.3 Million Sold at Heritage’s First 2017 Vintage Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction $6.3 Million Sold at Heritage’s First 2017 Vintage Comics & Comic Art Signature Auction(0)

Iconic and rare comic books and original art sold for $6,332,633 at Heritage Auctions Feb. 23-25, with the first appearance of Spider-Man and art by Frank Frazetta and Robert Crumb selling for $155,350 each.  “The auction exceeded our estimates by more than $1.2 million,” said Barry Sandoval, Director of Comics Operations at Heritage Auctions. “The market is red hot.” Read More

Heritage Auctions Undisputed Leader in Sales of Iconic Leroy Neiman Originals Heritage Auctions Undisputed Leader in Sales of Iconic Leroy Neiman Originals(0)

LeRoy Neiman artwork is worthy of a position of honor from the Baseball Hall of Fame, to prestigious magazine covers, to the finest of private collections. Since 2012 Heritage Auctions has consistently garnered some of the highest realized prices by any auction house for Neiman original artwork executing eleven of the seventeen Neiman sales in excess of $100,000. That trend should continue with the availability of the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Olympics Original Painting by LeRoy Neiman (est. $100,000+) and the 1974 Arnold Palmer Original Painting by Leroy Neiman (est. $100,000+) which will be offered as part of the Sports Platinum Auction Feb. 25-26 in Dallas, Texas. Read More

2017 Goldin Auctions Winter Auction Nets $2.75 Million In Sales 2017 Goldin Auctions Winter Auction Nets $2.75 Million In Sales(0)

A pair of trading cards and game worn jerseys from two of the most popular athletes of the century, Mickey Mantle and Michael Jordan sold for a combined $385,000 in the 2017 Goldin Auctions Winter Auction, which closed this weekend with the 1,300 lots generating more than $2.75 million in sales. Read More

SCP Auctions On-Line Auction of More Than 1,000 Lots Brings in $3.4 million SCP Auctions On-Line Auction of More Than 1,000 Lots Brings in $3.4 million(0)

SCP Auctions’ 2017 Winter Premier online auction closed early Sunday morning and the top selling lot was a 1938 “NEW YORK” uniform worn by the late, great Babe Ruth to promote the 1939-40 New York World’s Fair that sold for $227,854. The entire auction of 1,021 lots of coveted sports memorabilia, game-worn items and sought-after autographs brought in $3.4 million. Read More

E121 Ruth Cracks 6 Figures – Mantle, Gehrig Cards Shine at Memory Lane Inc Auction E121 Ruth Cracks 6 Figures – Mantle, Gehrig Cards Shine at Memory Lane Inc Auction(0)

Memory Lane’s Winter Classic Auction could have just as well been called the “Classic Hits” auction.  Names that typically rock the hobby dominated the charts, setting some records along the way. Read More

Omaha Beach D-Day Fag Signals $1.1 million Arms & Armor Sale at Heritage Auctions Omaha Beach D-Day Fag Signals $1.1 million Arms & Armor Sale at Heritage Auctions(0)

An Omaha Beach D-Day Flag that was flown on LCT Landing Craft emerged from Heritage Auctions’ $1.1 million Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria auction as the top lot in Dec. 11 in Dallas. The flag, with 48 stars and frayed edges, realized $45,000. It was one of a trio of flags that brought the three highest returns in the Dec. 11 auction. Read More

Cigar Store Indian, Malcolm S. Forbes Estate Political Buttons, Pace $1.7 Million Heritage Auctions Americana & Political Sale Cigar Store Indian, Malcolm S. Forbes Estate Political Buttons, Pace $1.7 Million Heritage Auctions Americana & Political Sale(0)

Frenzied bidding drove the return on a Hand-Carved American Tobacconist Cigar Store Indian to $150,000 to claim top-lot honors in Heritage Auctions’ Americana & Political Auction Dec. 3 in Dallas, Texas that realized a combined $1,783,252. Read More

Goldin Auctions Winter Auction Concludes Record-Setting Year Goldin Auctions Winter Auction Concludes Record-Setting Year(0)

To cap off a record-setting year in which Goldin Auctions sold more than $25 million in sports trading cards and collectibles and established numerous industry standards, the 2016 Goldin Auctions Holiday Auction closed on Saturday night with the 900-lots of sports, history and pop-culture memorabilia selling for more than $1.8 million at www.GoldinAuctions.com. Read More

Thomas Edison’s Lightbulbs, Keys to Menlo Park Laboratory Bring $64,375 at Heritage Auctions Thomas Edison’s Lightbulbs, Keys to Menlo Park Laboratory Bring $64,375 at Heritage Auctions(0)

An archive of Thomas Edison’s lightbulbs, court evidence and the keys to his famed Menlo Park, New Jersey, laboratory where he invented the phonograph, sold for a combined $64,375 at a Dec. 3 public auction of Historical Americana held by Heritage Auctions in Dallas. The archive included six, 19th century lightbulbs tied to a famous court case, which had descended in the family of Edison’s own attorney for more than 100 years. Read More

Million-Dollar Mickey Mantle RC Card and The Gary Carter Collection Bring Heritage Auctions November Auction Past $14 Million Million-Dollar Mickey Mantle RC Card and The Gary Carter Collection Bring Heritage Auctions November Auction Past $14 Million(0)

The last major catalog sale of 2016 has proven to be the richest of the calendar year, drawing $14,037,343 in winning bids (not counting post-auction sales, which have already surpassed $250,000 and remain ongoing through Dec. 4) and carrying the annual sales of Heritage Sports past the $56 million mark. High-grade trading card singles led the charge, with fourteen commanding winning bids in excess of $100,000, including a record $1,135,250 for a PSA NM-MT+ 8.5 example of the celebrated 1952 Topps Mickey Mantle. The card is the first $1 million auction sale of a post-World War II baseball card. Read More

Record Setting Prices Dominate Mile High Card Company November Auction Record Setting Prices Dominate Mile High Card Company November Auction(0)

Mile High Card Company bid farewell to 2016 in unprecedented fashion, shattering a multitude of records in their November auction. Led by a 1948 Bowman Stan Musial PSA 9 rookie card that brought in a new high of $45,289 and an incredibly scarce 1971-72 Bazooka Hockey Complete Panel Set that reached just short of $30,000, MHCC’s final catalog event of the year provided further confirmation of strong collector demand. Read More

World’s Earliest 10 Commandments Tablet Sold for $850,000 by Heritage Auctions World’s Earliest 10 Commandments Tablet Sold for $850,000 by Heritage Auctions(0)

The world’s earliest-known stone inscription of the 10 Commandments – one of the most important documents in history, and a “national treasure” of Israel  – sold for $850,000 Wednesday, Nov. 16 at a public auction of ancient Biblical archaeology artifacts by Heritage Auctions in Beverly Hills, California. The two-foot-square slab of white marble, which weighs almost 115 pounds, is chiseled with 20 lines of letters in Samaritan script, derived jointly from Hebrew and Aramaic. Read More

Vintage Cards Shine In Memory Lane’s I Own It Now Sale Vintage Cards Shine In Memory Lane’s I Own It Now Sale(0)

A 1933 Goudey Sport Kings Babe Ruth graded PSA 8 sold for $53,000 in Memory Lane’s recently concluded I Own It Now catalog sale. In all, 11 individual vintage sports cards sold for more than $10,000 each. Read More

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