Aspire Auctions, Inc., offers a selection of Black Americana and Slave Items in our February online auction. The items range from novelty humidors and boot scrapers to documents such as a Bill of Sale for a slave from 1857 and West African wooden teaching tablets. We are also offering a fine collection of rare books such as Africa by John Ogilby printed in 1670 and One Hundred Years of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church; or, The Centennial of African Methodism.
Aspire Auctions’ February online auction catalogue will be posted for viewing on January 27th at www.aspireauctions.com Bidding opens this Friday February 3rd and lots close the following week, February 10th. It's a timed auction, so you can bid anytime from anywhere, up until the timer runs out for the lot. Lots close in 1 minute intervals, over a two day period. There are over 800 lots, ranging from fine paintings, sculpture, Asian, sterling, fine watches & jewelry, pottery & glass, books, antique weapons, furniture and carpets.