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Titanic connection: Waltham American Pocket watch Up for Auction

Carl Asplund’s watch has reached the Henry Aldridge and Son auctioneers in Devizes, Wiltshire, England and is anticipated to fetch £15,000-£20,000 ($30,000-$39,000). The watch was recovered from the body of Carl Asplund who sinked on...

Charles Dickens’s Works To Fetch $2 million

Rare collection of work by Charles Dickens will reach the Christie’s auction block in New York on 2 April and is expected to fetch $2 million. This includes an alliance copy of “Oliver Twist,” which...

Buddha statue sets record for Japanese art

A wooden sculpture of the supreme Buddha sold for more than 14.3 million dollars in New York on Tuesday, far exceeding pre-sale estimates and setting a new record for a work of Japanese art. The...

Scott Storch’s Yacht on eBay

Whenever a celebrity tries to sell something expensive on eBay there's always speculation as to motives, but here's a case where it's pretty obvious what the deal is: music producer Scott Storch is short...

Huge pear-shaped diamond could fetch $13 million

72.22-carat diamond, so large it could fill a tablespoon, is expected to bring up to $13 million when it goes on the auction block next month. Cut from an original rough diamond, the D-color, flawless...

Francis Bacon and Andy Warhol Art Set Contemporary Auction Record

According to auction giant Sotheby’s, pieces by Francis Bacon & Andy Warhol have been auctioned off for the staggering figure $190 million. Due to the large amount of cash the modern art pieces brought in,...

Triceratops skeleton up for Paris auction

A triceratops skeleton is expected to fetch 500,000 euros at an upcoming Christie's auction in Paris, where giant shark teeth and a sabre-toothed tiger skull are also up for bids. The skeleton of the three-horned...

The “Rolls-Royce” of rare stamps

A New York man paid a whopping $825,000 for one of the most prominently flawed stamps in U.S. history. The rare 1918 24-cent stamp shows an upside-down Curtis JN-4 biplane known as Jenny, a World...
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