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Motown Legend’s Bass Sets World Record in $1.2 million Entertainment & Music Event at Heritage Auctions Motown Legend’s Bass Sets World Record in $1.2 million Entertainment & Music Event at Heritage Auctions(0)

A bass owned and played by James Jamerson, the 2000 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee who Base Player magazine named the “Greatest Bass Player” of all time, set a world record for the most valuable bass ever offered at auction in Heritage Auctions’ June 17-18 Entertainment & Music Memorabilia Event in Beverly Hills. Read More

Classic Auctions Spring 2017 Auction Recap, Results & Highlights  Classic Auctions Spring 2017 Auction Recap, Results & Highlights (0)

Classic Auctions is pleased to announce another hugely successful auction, with especially strong bids from start to finish during our 2017 Spring 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.  Final prices realized fetched over $1.2 Million.  Read More

1948 Bowman Baseball Near Full Box Tops $521,000 in Mile High Card Company June 2017 Auction 1948 Bowman Baseball Near Full Box Tops $521,000 in Mile High Card Company June 2017 Auction(0)

After weeks of speculation, the question, “What’s it worth?” has finally been answered. After back and forth bidding by several suitors that went well into the night, the 1948 Bowman Baseball Near Full Box closed the show with a winning bid of $521,180, leading an incredible collection of unopened material being hailed as one of the greatest finds of the 21st Century from the latest Mile High Card Company auction.  Read More

Battle-Scarred D-Day Flag Tops $1 Million Arms & Armor Sale at Heritage Auctions Battle-Scarred D-Day Flag Tops $1 Million Arms & Armor Sale at Heritage Auctions(0)

Heritage Auctions’ June 11 Arms & Armor, Civil War & Militaria Auction in Dallas sold $1 million with Lieutenant William L. Willhoit’s D-Day Battle-Scarred Flag taking top lot honors at $55,000. The exceedingly rare Operation Overlord and Neptune “Situation Map” owned and used by Gen. Omar Bradley made its auction debut and hammered for $43,750. The auction was 93 percent sold by lot. Read More

Michael Jordan’s 1984 Olympic Converse Shoes Set New World Record Price Michael Jordan’s 1984 Olympic Converse Shoes Set New World Record Price(0)

The online bidding in SCP Auctions’ 2017 Spring Premier auction ended early Sunday morning and a new auction world record was set. Lot #464 – Michael Jordan’s game worn and dual signed Converse shoes from the 1984 Olympics’ gold-medal-winning-game against Spain – closed at $190,373 to shatter the previous auction record of $104,765 for game-worn shoes. The prior mark was set in 2013 for a pair of Nike Air Jordan XII shoes Jordan wore in Game 5 of the ‘97 NBA Finals. Read More

Record Prices Realized & Consignments Wanted at MEARS Online Auctions Record Prices Realized & Consignments Wanted at MEARS Online Auctions(0)

Aggressive bidders continued to support our satisfied consignors as record prices were set in the MEARS May auction. Recently consigned from the UCLA team assistant, a 1966-1967 Lew Alcindor UCLA jersey sold for an industry record of $104,281, surpassing the previous mark of $95,600 for his 1969 Milwaukee Bucks rookie jersey. Read More

2017 Goldin Auctions Spring Auction Sets New Record With $3.5 Million In Sales 2017 Goldin Auctions Spring Auction Sets New Record With $3.5 Million In Sales(0)

The 2017 Goldin Auctions Spring Premium Live and Online Auction was a record-setting event as it featured the most bids, most unique bidders and winners in a single Goldin Auctions event. In all, the auction generated $3.5 million in sales from the 70 live lots which closed on May 20 and 2,000+ online lots which closed in June 3. Read More

Fritz the Cat Original Art Leads Record-Shattering $8.3 million Comics Auction at Heritage Fritz the Cat Original Art Leads Record-Shattering $8.3 million Comics Auction at Heritage(0)

Robert Crumb’s 1969 Fritz The Cat Cover Art set a world record May 18 for the most valuable piece of American comic art when it crossed the block for $717,000 in Heritage Auctions’Comics & Comic Art Auction in New York. The headlining lot in the firm’s inaugural Platinum Night session, the classic Underground Comix art was also the most valuable lot in the $8.3 million auction May 18-20. Read More

1856 Campaign Flag Sells for $275,000 at Heritage Auctions, Shattering World Record 1856 Campaign Flag Sells for $275,000 at Heritage Auctions, Shattering World Record(0)

A stunning, 1856 campaign flag for President James Buchanan set a world record at Heritage Auctions May 13 when it sold for $275,000, shattering the previous record for a campaign flag sold at auction, set by Heritage in 2009. The flag was the centerpiece of a $1.9 million Americana & Political sale that focused on memorabilia from the nation’s Founding Fathers and other historic figures. Read More

Babe Ruth Rookie Card Brings $552,000 to Lead $9.4 Million Sports Collectibles Auction for Heritage Babe Ruth Rookie Card Brings $552,000 to Lead $9.4 Million Sports Collectibles Auction for Heritage(0)

Babe Ruth continued to prove he was the king on and off the field as his 1916 M101-5 Blank Back (Sporting News) Babe Ruth Rookie #151 PSA NM 7 baseball card sold for $552,000 to lead Heritage Auctions Sports Collectibles Auction which concluded Saturday night after extended bidding. The May 11-13 thee-day auction saw collectibles from the most historic names in sports sell for impressive values as the total price realized for the auction reached nearly $10 million. Read More

Jimi Hendrix’s Iconic ‘Monterey Strat’ May Bring $750,000 at Heritage Entertainment Auctions Jimi Hendrix’s Iconic ‘Monterey Strat’ May Bring $750,000 at Heritage Entertainment Auctions(0)

The crowd estimates for the Monterey Pop Festival in 1967 exceeded 200,000, as people came from all over the country to see and hear Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Janis Joplin and the Grateful Dead. Additionally, they were also treated, many for the first time to Hall of Fame soul singer Otis Redding. It was a historic event when you look at the scale of the show, the names on the bill and the fact that it highlighted the Summer of Love at its apex. Read More

Steiner Auctions 2017 Spring Fever Auction Sets Multiple Sales Records Steiner Auctions 2017 Spring Fever Auction Sets Multiple Sales Records(0)

Steiner Auctions Spring Fever Auction concluded on May 7th after a very busy night of extended bidding. Many records were set on this evening proving that Steiner Auctions is in fact the place to sell your high end memorabilia. The auction highlights include a record price paid for a Mickey Mantle Career Ring at $16,954.80. Other Highlights include a record sale price for a Signed Lou Gehrig 8 x 10 Photo at $36,716.40, a Mid-Grade Babe Ruth Signed baseball which went for $20,205.60, a Signed Mickey Mantle Baseball with the Inscription “To Joe, Great Shot …” closed out with a final number of $12,756.00. Read More

Jackie Robinson 70th Anniversary Auction Raises $125,000 for Jackie Robinson Foundation Jackie Robinson 70th Anniversary Auction Raises $125,000 for Jackie Robinson Foundation(0)

To celebrate the 70th anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s Major League debut, Goldin Auctions the official auction house of the Jackie Robinson Foundation, (“JRF”) announced today that by the time the final bid was placed this weekend, the Goldin Auctions 70th Anniversary Jackie Robinson Auction raised more than $125,000 for the Jackie Robinson Foundation. The funds will be used to help complete the Jackie Robinson Museum in New York City. Read More

Important Alamo Document Brings $137,500 in Heritage Auctions Texana Sale Important Alamo Document Brings $137,500 in Heritage Auctions Texana Sale(0)

A historically important document signed by William Barret Travis, securing black walnut wood to help build a garrison just days before the Alamo was attacked by Mexican forces, sold for $137,500 in Heritage Auctions’ Texana & Western Americana auction March 24 in Dallas. Read More

2017 Goldin Auctions Great American Trading Card Auction Results 2017 Goldin Auctions Great American Trading Card Auction Results(0)

The market for rare high-grade vintage trading cards is still vibrant as collectors demonstrated on Saturday night in the final day of bidding in the 2017 Goldin Auctions Great American Trading Card Auction. Two of the headline items, a 1916 M101 Blank Back #151 Babe Ruth Rookie card and a 1952 Topps #261 Willie Mays PSA MINT 9 card sold for a combined $539,000, while a trio of basketball items — including rookie cards of LeBron James and Lew Alcinder, plus an unopened wax box of 1986-87 Fleer — sold for a combined $180,688. Read More

Fans Bid $788,000 for Relics From Knott’s Berry Farm Archives at Heritage Auctions Fans Bid $788,000 for Relics From Knott’s Berry Farm Archives at Heritage Auctions(0)

Fans bid $788,892 for rare and important items celebrating the 75th anniversary of Knott’s Berry Farm’s Ghost Town attraction during a public auction of historic archives from America’s first theme park held by Heritage Auctions March 31 in Buena Park, California. The 228 lots were expected to bring $500,000 but when the gavel fell, they brought more than 50 percent over the pre-auction estimate. The auction included original paintings by well-known 20th century artists commissioned by park founder Walter Knott, theme park props, a 1919-20 Model T Ford, a 1940s fire engine, an 18th century covered wagon and even a locomotive. Read More

Invisible Man, Casablanca Headline Heritage Auctions Vintage Movie Posters Auction Invisible Man, Casablanca Headline Heritage Auctions Vintage Movie Posters Auction(0)

The classics never go out of style.  Such was the case at Heritage Auctions’ Vintage Movie Posters Auction March 25-26 in Dallas, when several posters sparked a frenzy of competitive bids, driving their ultimate sale prices well beyond their pre-auction estimates. Read More

Collectors Push Sandy Koufax Mint Rookie To Top of Heritage Auctions PSA Set Registry Auction Collectors Push Sandy Koufax Mint Rookie To Top of Heritage Auctions PSA Set Registry Auction(0)

The Topps Company redefined the trading card collecting hobby during the 1950s, and two of the most coveted sets from that era were heavily pursued by the most condition-conscious hobbyists at Heritage Auctions’ PSA Set Registry Auction in Dallas, which closed March 23. Read More

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

Auction Schedule

Featured Auctions:
(*) Clean Sweep Auctions: June 1 - June 28
(*) Kevin Savage: June 16 - June 28-29
(*) MeiGray Auctions: June 1 - June 28-29
(*) Heritage-Sports: June 1 - June 29
(*) NBA Auctions: June 15 - June 29
(*) Sterling Sports: June 15 - June 29
(*) Iconic Auctions: June 23 - June 30
(*) Lelands: May 23 - June 30
(*) MEARS Auctions: June 23 - July 1
(*) NHL Auctions: June 19 - July 1
(*) Heritage-Comics: June 14 - July 1-2
(*) Kevin Savage: June 25 - July 5-6
(*) PWCC Auctions: June 26 - July 5-6
(*) MeiGray Auctions: June 15 - July 6
(*) NBA Auctions: June 15 - July 6
(*) Sig Auctions: June 26 - July 6
(*) Sirius Sports Cards: June 24 - July 6
(*) Small Tradtions: June 20 - July 8
(*) PWCC Auctions: June 26 - July 9-13
(*) Kevin Savage: June 28 - July 10
(*) RR Auction: June 26 - July 12
(*) Kevin Savage: June 28 - July 12-13
(*) MeiGray Auctions: June 15 - July 12-13
(*) NBA Auctions: June 15 - July 13
(*) Paragon Auctions: June 23 - July 15
(*) PWCC Auctions: June 26 - July 16-20
RR Auction: July 13 - July 20
Sirius Sports Cards: July 8 - July 20
(*) PWCC Auctions: June 26 - July 23-24
Goldin Auctions - Live: July 3 - July 27
Iconic Auctions: July 14 - July 29
Pristine Auction: July 1 - July 30
Collect Auctions: July 17 - Aug. 3
Huggins & Scott: July 24 - Aug. 3
Sirius Sports Cards: July 22 - Aug. 3
Sterling Sports: July 20 - Aug. 3
SportsCardLink: July 12 - Aug. 4
Goldin Auctions: July 3 - Aug. 5
MEARS Auctions: July 28 - Aug. 5
RR Auction: July 21 - Aug. 9
Ha-Comics: July 21 - Aug. 10-11
2017 Full Auction Schedule

Daily/Weekly Auctions:
(*) Fanatic Auctions: Daily
(*) Greg Morris Cards: Daily
(*) NHL Auctions: Daily
(*) Pristine Auction: Daily
(*) Pristine Weekly: Every Tuesday
(*) Pristine Classic: Every Wednesday
(*) Fusco Auctions: Every Friday
(*) Heritage - Sports: Every Sunday
(*) Heritage - Comics: Every Sunday
(*) Heritage - Entertainment: Every Sunday
(*) Heritage - Historical: Every Sunday
(*) Just Collect: Every Sunday
(*) Steiner Sports: Every Sunday
(*) Lelands Internet: Weekly
2017 Full Auction Schedule

Consignment Deadlines:
Heritage-Sports - 6/28
Memory Lane Inc - 7/1
SportsCardLink - 7/5
RR Auctions - 7/7
Sirius Sports - 7/8
Sterling Sports - 7/10
MEARS Auctions - 7/20
Pristine Auction - 7/20
Sirius Sports - 7/20
RR Auctions - 7/21
Heritage-Historical - 7/24
Mile High Card Co - 7/30
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