Rare Revolutionary War Powder Horn will Headline University Archives' Online-Only Auction, Nov. 10th

  • 26 Oct 2021
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Wilton, CT, USA, October 27, 2021 -- A rare and historic Revolutionary War powder horn, an extensive archive of material pertaining to Playboy magazine’s Hugh Hefner, a document signed by John F. Kennedy as President and a legal summons signed by the legendary lawman Wyatt Earp will all be part of University Archives’ online auction on Wednesday, November 10th, at 10:30 am Eastern time. The Rare Autographs, Photographs & Books auction features exceptional historical material from multiple collecting categories. “Over thirty lots of the sale illustrate the fascinating and violent history of the Old West, with many pieces from the personal

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Works in Marble Lead The Way in Andrew Jones Auctions' Sale of Part 1 of The John Nelson Collection Held on October 24th

  • 26 Oct 2021
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Downtown Los Angeles, CA, USA, October 26, 2021 -- Works in marble achieved marvelous results in Andrew Jones Auctions’ October 24th auction of The John Nelson Collection, Part I, which more than doubled its presale estimate to realize $1.6 million. Leading the sale were two magnificent life-size Italian Carrara marble models of dogs, both from the19th century, that brought $62,500.All prices quoted in this report are inclusive of the buyer’s premium.An Italian marble torso of a youth, circa 18th/19th century, achieved $35,000, while a pair of Roman marble lion head reliefs made $23,750 against an estimate of $2,000-3,000. Asian items

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Complete article on thobes and national emirates dress

  • 25 Oct 2021
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The Middle East is a kaleidoscope and colorful realm for both men and women's Arabic attire. It has been and continues to be a complex reality where local traditions and Western culture collide for millennia. If the only images of Middle Eastern clothing that come to mind are white robes and black veils, you should keep reading.While the latter has had a significant impact on Arab countries, some traditional clothes can still be found. This essay will address some of the most popular myths regarding Arabs and their attire. Details regarding traditional clothes worn in several countries, ranging from Morocco to Oman, are provided in this page. This essay will show

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Neue Auctions' Online-Only Fine Art & Antiques Auction, Oct. 30th, is Packed with 334 Quality Lots

  • 23 Oct 2021
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An eerily evocative oil painting by the Japanese-American artist Kikuo Saito (1939-2016) and two colorful and vibrant outdoor renderings by Constantin Kluge (French, 1912-2003) are just a few of the expected headliners in Neue Auctions’ online-only Fine Art & Antiques auction scheduled for Saturday, October 30th, starting promptly at 10 am Eastern time.The Saito painting, titled Summer Ghost (1997) is impressive at 50 inches by 57 ¾ inches (sight, less frame), and is signed, titled and dated verso. Saito was an abstract painter with ties to the Color Field movement and Lyrical abstraction. His work infuses richly saturated colorscapes with

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Rare First Folio Fragment of Shakespeare's Henry IV from 1623 will Hit The Auction Block October 29

  • 22 Oct 2021
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An exceedingly rare First Folio single play “fragment” of William Shakespeare’s The First Part of Henry the Fourth, published in 1623, will be offered during Holabird Western Americana Collections’ Autumn Splendor Western Americana Auction, slated for October 28th-November 1st. The First Folio play will be offered on Day 2 – Friday, Oct. 29th - live and online. The auction is being held in the Holabird gallery located at 3555 Airway Drive in Reno. Online bidding will be via iCollector.com, LiveAuctioneers.com, Invaluable.com and Auctionzip.com.The full catalog can be viewed online now, at www.holabirdamericana.com. For those planning to attend the auction in person,

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