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finews.asia

«Liquid Sunlight» Hits Auction
finews.asia
British auction house Bonhams has been tasked with auctioning the whisky on Wednesday in Edinburgh, and is expecting to fetch a record price of up to £900,000, or $1.2 million. This was reported recently by ... Martin Green, whisky expert at Bonhams ...

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 18:19:09 GMT

The Edinburgh Reporter

The story of the most valuable bottle of whisky in the world
The Edinburgh Reporter
A third bottle of whisky is about to be sold by Bonhams at their sale on 3 October which may break the record price set earlier this year by their Hong Kong auction house. The first was sold in Hong Kong in May this year for £814,081 ... We wondered ...

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Mon, 07 May 2018 23:49:39 GMT

ArtfixDaily

In the Manner Of -- a new art auction house offering just attributions -- will hold its first online sale May 17th
ArtfixDaily
In the Manner Of positions itself as a specialty art auction house that's a welcome alternative to what it views as impersonal treatment and jaded opinions found in larger auction venues. “We understand that high quality artworks aren't limited to ...

Fri, 29 Jun 2018 13:36:11 GMT

Linn's Stamp News

Identifying 4¢ blue Columbian errors
Linn's Stamp News
Unless a collector has handled many examples of Scott 233, or has a reference example of 233a, or a high-quality color photo, it is purely a guess as to whether the stamp in hand is a 233a. Given the values involved, it is simply too easy to diagnose a ...

Wed, 25 May 2016 23:19:29 GMT

BBC News

Stamp collecting: The mistakes worth millions
BBC News
While growing up in a village in Singapore, Richard Tan and his brothers used to rummage through their neighbours' rubbish bins looking for discarded letters. They wanted the foreign stamps on the envelopes, which to them provided a small window on a ...

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Sun, 11 Feb 2018 03:17:26 GMT

Daily Beast

The Precious Jewels Hidden in Flea Markets and Garage Sales
Daily Beast
However, it takes a certain amount of hands-on experience and a trained eye to find quality worthy of Antiques Roadshow at your next garage sale. Our first story of a fortuitous find comes from Bonham's auction house in 2017. A woman in Ohio paid $8 ...

Sat, 10 Jan 2015 19:04:31 GMT

CNBC

How—and whether—to invest in rare stamps and coins
CNBC
"Owning something that is financially valuable, emotionally pleasing and culturally significant has been practiced by the wealthy for generations," said Keith Heddle, managing director with Stanley Gibbons, a renowned U.K.-based rare-stamp auction ...

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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:56:57 GMT

Washington Post

Rare stamp sold for record $9.5 million. Last owner was crazed killer.
Washington Post
The auction house Sotheby's said the “British Guiana One-Cent Black on Magenta” went to a phone bidder who chose not to be publicly identified. ... The postmaster was unhappy with the quality of the stamps and concerned they might be counterfeited.
This tiny piece of paper sold for $9.5 millionCNNMoney
The Twisty Tale Of The World's Most Expensive StampNPR

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Wed, 16 May 2018 17:48:00 GMT

The New Yorker

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Wedding Cake Breaks with Centuries of Royal Tradition
The New Yorker
... eight hundred dollars), and one from the wedding of the boys' parents, Prince Charles and Diana (eight to twelve hundred dollars), sold with a paper doily and an envelope, addressed to its original recipients and marked with Queen Elizabeth's royal ...