Hosted LIVE at the Royal Sonesta Boston on September 23rd, 2023, RR Auction’s annual Remarkable Rarities sale brings one hundred extraordinary autographs and artifacts to auction. Bid in person, by phone, or online in this premier annual event. Bid, view and register for the auction at rrauction.com. This is a live auction. The auction concludes on September 23, 2023.
The auction embodies the whole of modern human history: from the scientific breakthroughs of Enlightenment to the age of the atomic bomb; from the founding of the United States through the Civil War and the Civil Rights Movement; and from the Apollo moon landings to the Apple iPhone. Highlights include rare printings of Alexander Hamilton’s Federalist Papers and Thomas Jefferson’s Notes on the State of Virginia; a first edition of the Lincoln-Douglas Debates signed by Abraham Lincoln; Harry Houdini’s personally-owned escape act props; custom-engraved revolvers presented to J. Edgar Hoover; rare Albert Einstein autographs; and Apollo 17 moonwalker Gene Cernan’s flown EVA cuff checklist.
Every month we offer collectors more than 1,000 quality, fully guaranteed signed items, including photos, documents, letters, and books from a variety of categories—just as we have for more than 30 years.
Each autographed item is accompanied by a full 100% lifetime guarantee of authenticity. We proudly employ not only well-respected, in-house experts to examine every item sent to us, but coordinate with third-party authenticators in various fields including Civil War-era notables, classical and contemporary music, historical figures, sports figures and space explorers to confirm our opinions.
Every month, all items are beautifully presented in a full-color catalog, with many full-page displays and numerous benefiting from detailed research descriptions. When you are an RRAuction registered bidder, you will also have access to our company’s auction archives.
You may rest assured that every consignment—and every consignor—is treated with ultimate respect. As soon as you ship us your item, that piece is covered by our own insurance, so there’s no need for you to worry about any extra cost. We offer competitive rates and fast consignor pay-offs.
When you’re an RRAuction client, you can always buy and sell with the confidence…a confidence that 30 years of experience and customer satisfaction brings with it. Entrust your autographs to professionals who have built a reputation to deliver consistently remarkable results!
About RR Auction
Headquartered in Boston’s North End, RR Auction is a globally recognized and trusted source for rare documents, manuscripts, autographs, and historic artifacts. Since its inception in 1980, RR has achieved countless record-setting prices in over 425 successful sales, including Truman Capote’s hand-notated manuscript for Breakfast at Tiffany’s for over $300,000, President Kennedy’s 1963 convertible for $318,000, and a pair of Bonnie andClyde’s guns for over $500,000. Internationally known and frequently featured in all media outlets—with appearances on NBC’s Today Show, CBS This Morning, Fox News, the New York Times Sunday Magazine, and the London Times—RR Auction prides itself on selling authentic material, thoroughly examined by in-house experts and third-party authenticators, to uphold the guarantee of authenticity. With a stunning full-color print catalog and a massive online presence, RR Auction’s nearly four decades of business continue to grow, achieving record prices for clients around the world.