Baldwin House Antiques will offer a tall-case clock, dated 1789, created by noted Philadelphia clockmaker John Heilig to honor George Washington's inauguration as the nation's first president.

One of America's 100 Most Important Clocks on Sale at Hunt Valley Antiques Show

  • Armacoast Antiques Show
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  • February 15, 2010

At this year's Hunt Valley Antiques Show, February 19-21 in Timonium, MD, one lucky shopper can go home owning a true piece of American history. An 18th century grandfather clock featured in the ...

Kinsale, Ireland

The Art and Magic of Ireland Calls to The Katonah Museum of Art

  • Katonah Museum of Art
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  • February 11, 2010

  From ancient castles to contemporary art museums Ireland is a land of mystical lore, majestic landscapes and magnificent art.  The Katonah Museum of Art (www.katonahmuseum.org) ...

Alexander Eblen to Host Presentation and to Provide Free Fine Jewelry and Timepieces Appraisals in Naples, Florida.

LESLIE HINDMAN AUCTIONEERS' FINE JEWELRY AND TIMEPIECES SPECIALIST COMING TO NAPLES IN FEBRUARY

  • Leslie Hindman Auctioneers
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  • February 5, 2010

Today Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, the leading fine art auction house in the Midwest, announced their Fine Jewelry and Timepieces Specialist, Alexander Eblen, is coming to Naples, February 15-17. ...

Lower Sepik River mask, 12", early 20th c.

San Francisco Tribal & Textile Arts Shows Brings World's Best Tribal Art Galleries to the City

  • February 4, 2010

The 24th Annual San Francisco Tribal & Textile Arts Show will be at the Fort Mason Center from February 12-14, 2009. Widely recognized by arts and museum professionals as the best Tribal Art ...

Chicago-based Leslie Hindman Auctioneers joins Florida's art, jewelry, and antiques market

LEADING FINE ART AUCTION HOUSE OPENING OFFICE IN NAPLES, FLORIDA

  • Leslie Hindman Auctioneers
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  • January 26, 2010

Today Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, the largest auction house in the Midwest, announced the opening of a new auction facility in Naples, Florida, located at 1300 Third Street South. The addition of a ...

This beautifully preserved, silicified coniferous log was cut and polished into a vertical cross-section pair.  Discovered in northwestern China, the pair of log sections stands an impressive 9 ft.  3 in.  tall.  Each section weighs in at approximately 4,000 lbs.  Sold for $109,800 inclusive of Buyer's Premium.

'Tis the Season to Sparkle - Colored Stones, Curiosities, Gold and Jewelry Shine During Holiday Auction of Natural History

  • Bonhams
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  • December 11, 2009

"There was competitive bidding for many lots, both on the telephones and in the salesroom for natural wonders of all sorts.  Colored stones, curiosities, gold nuggets and unique jewelry ...

A stunning Russian Agate Cameo with 18kt yellow gold, diamond and pearl frame and dramatic black and white enamel.

Gray’s auctions rare Russian Cameo, Dec 13, 1pm

  • Gray's Auctioneers
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  • December 10, 2009

Gray’s Auctioneers is pleased to announce its Holiday Auction, to be held Sunday, December 13th at 1 pm. The Holiday Auction marks Gray's 26th sale, and further proves Gray’s position as ...

Selling for $67,100, this brooch, circa 1968, by Donald Claflin for Tiffany & Co., depicts a Chinese dragon with pave diamonds and rubies for eyes.

EXTRAORDINARY TIMEPIECES, DIAMONDS AND VINTAGE JEWELRY REALIZE $1.22 MILLION

  • Leslie Hindman Auctioneers
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  • December 10, 2009

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers' winter sale of Fine Jewelry and Timepieces totaled $1,225,938, with 82% of lots sold. The sale's top lot, a platinum, 18 karat yellow gold, diamond and ruby dragon ...

An 18 karat yellow gold tourbillon by Breguet is expected to sell for $40,000 to $60,000

IMPRESSIVE TIMEPIECES, SIGNED VINTAGE JEWELRY AND COLORED GEMS HIGHLIGHT LESLIE HINDMAN AUCTIONEERS’ DECEMBER SALE

  • Leslie Hindman Auctioneers
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  • November 30, 2009

Leslie Hindman Auctioneers, the Midwest’s leading fine art auction house, will present to collectors and connoisseurs its annual winter sale of Fine Jewelry and Timepieces on December 6 and 7. More ...

A Roman marble torso of Venus Circa 2nd century A.D.  Estimate: $300,000-500,000

CHRISTIE’S TO OFFER EXQUISITE ANTIQUITIES AND ANCIENT JEWELRY THIS DECEMBER IN NEW YORK

  • Christies
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  • November 25, 2009

Christie’s is proud to present two sales of ancient art, Antiquities and Ancient Jewelry, on December 11 featuring over 350 lots showcasing the broad range of works from Predynastic Egypt through ...

The Winter Palace, an illuminated music box fabricated of Rock Crystal Quartz, Diamonds and Aquamarines, highlights the lapidary works of art section of the winter sale (est.  Estimate $250,000-300,000).

Merry & Bright Gold, Gemstones and Jewelry Shine at Holiday Natural History Auction at Bonhams & Butterfields

  • Bonhams
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  • November 25, 2009

International auctioneers Bonhams & Butterfields, will hold its annual holiday auction of Natural History on Sunday, December 6, 2009.  The sale will feature a diverse group of ...

Untitled XVI by Willem de Kooning (1904-1997), new exhibitor L&M Arts.

BIGGER AND BETTER THAN EVER BEFORE – TEFAF MAASTRICHT MARCH 12-21, 2010

  • Netherlands Board of Tourism & Conventions
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  • November 23, 2009

TEFAF Maastricht, the world’s most influential art and antiques fair, will have a record number of 260 exhibitors from 17 countries when the 23rd edition opens at the MECC (Maastricht Exhibition ...

Large kovsh Carl Fabergé, over-stamping workmaster’s mark Feodor Rückert, Moscow, 1899-1908 Silver-gilt, opaque and painted filigree enamel, cabochon amethysts, 29.8 x 38.3 x 24 cm © Khalili Collection, courtesy of Khalili Family Trust

KHALILI COLLECTION OF ENAMELS OF THE WORLD TO BE UNVEILED AT THE HERMITAGE MUSEUM, ST PETERSBURG

  • The State Hermitage Museum
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  • November 10, 2009

Enamels of the World 1700-2000 from the Khalili Collections, to be exhibited at the State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg, from 8 December 2009 to 14 March 2010, is the inaugural presentation of a ...

Estimated to sell for £25,000-35,000, this rare necklace comes from the Collection of Maharajah Ranjit Singh and Maharani Jindan Kaur (1817-63).

NECKLACE OWNED BY WIFE OF THE LAST SIKH RULER, THE LION OF THE PUNJAB, FOR SALE AT BONHAMS

  • Bonhams
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  • October 1, 2009

FROM THE FIGHTING INDIAN QUEEN WHO DEFIED BRITAIN. An important 19th Century emerald and seed-pearl Necklace from the Lahore Treasury, reputedly worn by Maharani Jindan Kaur wife of Ranjit ...

The Hope Diamond is displayed for the first time as a stand-alone gem, with no setting at all for exhibit at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History in Washington.

Hope Diamond Goes on Display for the First Time Out of Its Setting

  • National Museum of Natural History
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  • September 24, 2009

To mark its 50th anniversary at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History, the renowned Hope Diamond is displayed for the first time as a stand-alone gem, with no setting at all. ...