Extensive archive of material relating to the 1976 hijacking of Air France flight 136 from Tel-Aviv, Israel to Paris, subsequently diverted to Entebbe, Uganda (est.  $10,000-$12,000).

Archive of material relating to the Israeli raid on Entebbe in 1976 will be auctioned April 10th

  • 2018-03-27
  • University Archives

WESTPORT, Conn. – An extensive archive of material pertaining to the 1976 hijacking of Air France flight 139 from Tel-Aviv, Israel to Paris – a news story so important it was the ...

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Peacock Vase Vase, ca.  1901; Produced by Tiffany and Co.  (United States); USA; mold-blown and iridized glass; H x W x D: 33.7 x 25 x 14 cm (13 1/4 x 9 13/16 x 5 1/2 in.); Gift of Stanley Siegel, from the Stanley Siegel Collection; 1975-32-11; Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum.

Cooper Hewitt to Present 'Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color' This Spring

  • 2018-03-26

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum in New York City presents this spring “Saturated: The Allure and Science of Color,” an exhibition on view May 11 through Jan. 13 that explores the ...

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The finest certified 1787 New York Brasher Doubloon – has been sold for more than $5 million in a private treaty transaction involving Heritage Auctions, Monaco Rare Coins and an anonymous West Coast collector.

Heritage Auctions Brokers Sale of 1787 Brasher Doubloon for Record $5+ Million

  • 2018-03-26

Private transaction is most valuable single item sold in company history The first gold coin struck in the United States – the finest certified 1787 New York Brasher Doubloon – has been ...

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Easily the top lot of the auction was the set of French fauteuils a la reine armchairs, circa 1755-1760, which sold for $225,000.

Gorgeous pair of French 18th century fauteuils a la reine armchairs sells for $225,000 at Nye & Company auction

  • 2018-03-26
  • Nye & Company

BLOOMFIELD, N.J. – A gorgeous pair of French 18th century Louis XV giltwood fauteuils à la reine sold for $225,000 at an Estate Treasures Auction held March 14th and 15th by Nye & ...

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