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May 18, 2017
Heart-shaped diamond sells for $13M, under auction estimate
A heart-shaped diamond billed as the largest of its kind to be auctioned off sold for less than the pre-sale estimate ...
May 17, 2017
Sotheby's sells pink, blue diamond earrings for about $51M
Sotheby's sold a pair of pear-shaped diamond earrings at a hammer price of about $51 million Tuesday, though the 14.
May 12, 2017
Handwritten Harry Potter prequel stolen in burglary
J.K. Rowling is urging Harry Potter fans not to buy a handwritten prequel to the boy wizard's adventures that was stolen ...
April 27, 2017
'Sgt. Pepper' sketch to be auctioned May 20 in New York
An old sketch up for auction May 20 at the Hard Rock Cafe in Manhattan is a crude, ink-on-paper drawing of the iconic "Sgt.
April 27, 2017
Auction of Soviet art triggers probe; art market on guard
The sale of nine Soviet-era masterpieces that fetched $3 million at a London auction in 2014 is causing uproar in Moscow's ...
April 04, 2017
Controversial tribal artifacts sale lures few bidders
An auction of precious tribal Kanak artifacts got a tepid response from bidders in Paris Tuesday, with buyers apparently ...
April 04, 2017
London plans vehicle emissions fee to fight air pollution
The mayor of London says drivers of the most polluting cars will have to pay a 12.50 pound ($15.55) charge to drive in the ...
March 26, 2017
Ooh la la! Cypriot renews Platini memorabilia record bid
A Cypriot fan of former soccer player and administrator Michel Platini renewed a bid Sunday to be entered in the Guinness ...
March 24, 2017
9-inch marble statue could sell for $3 million at auction
She's small but mighty — and she could be worth more than $3 million. Christie's announced Friday that a 9-inch-tall marble ...
March 20, 2017
Pink diamond worth millions shown in London ahead of auction
Sotheby's is displaying the startling "pink star" diamond in London before it's being auctioned in Hong Kong next month.
March 02, 2017
Klimt painting sells for $59M in bumper London auction week
An exuberant floral landscape by Gustav Klimt has sold at auction for almost 48 million pounds — the third-highest price ever ...
March 01, 2017
Old mold from penicillin discoverer auctioned for $14,617
How much is an old, dried out piece of mold worth? Apparently more than $14,600 if it was created by the doctor who ...
February 19, 2017
Telephone owned by Adolf Hitler sells for $243,000
A telephone owned by Adolf Hitler has sold at auction for $243,000. Andreas Kornfeld of Alexander Historical Auctions says ...
February 06, 2017
AP Exclusive: Unusual Magritte could hit $17.5M at auction
One of the largest paintings by Surrealist master Rene Magritte could set a record for the artist when it is goes up for sale ...
January 05, 2017
Harry 'constantly in trouble,' Princess Diana letter says
Letters sent by Britain's late Princess Diana — including one in which she described a young Prince Harry as being ...
November 29, 2016
Mahler manuscript sells for record $5.6 million in London
An auction house says the manuscript of Gustav Mahler's Second Symphony has sold for 4.5 million pounds ($5.6 million), ...