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Rare Winston Churchill Salute the Great Coalition Medal at Unique Auctions

Rare Winston Churchill Salute the Great Coalition Medal at Unique Auctions

A rare Winston Churchill Salute the Great Coalition Medal 1940-1945 dedicated to Paul Emrys-Evans. These bronze medals were awarded to members of the war coalition by Sir Winston Churchill is one of nearly 850 lots of Antiques, Fine Art and Collectibles being  sold as part of Unique Auctions (UK) Annual […]

Dorothy Wizard of Oz Test Dress

Dorothy Wizard of Oz Test Dress

The Bonham’s TCM Presents … There’s No Place Like Hollywood auction on November 24th in New York is creating a lot of exciting buzz here at WCN. Another one of the star items is a Dorothy “test” dress and pinafore from The Wizard of Oz. We have featured a number articles on […]

Cowardly Lion Costume Purrs its way to auction

Cowardly Lion Costume Purrs its way to auction

It is 75 years since the Wizard of Oz started to wow the generations and the film and merchandise to continue to attract collectors old and new. For collectors the Bonham’s TCM Presents … There’s No Place Like Hollywood auction on November 24th in New York has some of the […]

Iconic “As Time Goes By” Piano from Casablanca

Iconic “As Time Goes By” Piano from Casablanca

Bonham’s TCM Presents … There’s No Place Like Hollywood auction on November 24th in New York is going to be the entertainment memorabilia event of the year. The sale includes many headline items but one the highlights for us is the Piano from Casablanca on which Sam Plays “As Time Goes By”. […]

The Who Memorabilia inc Keith Moon’s Drum Kit To Go Under The Hammer At Bonhams

The Who Memorabilia inc Keith Moon’s Drum Kit To Go Under The Hammer At Bonhams

An important piece of rock and roll history is to be offered at Bonhams this December. One of Keith Moon’s earliest drum kits, a 1964 Ludwig Super Classic, carries an estimate of £15,000-20,000 and is a highlight of the forthcoming Entertainment Memorabilia Sale to be held on December 10th in […]

Apple-1 computer reaches Megabucks

Apple-1 computer reaches Megabucks

The recent History of Science auction at Bonhams on the 22nd October featured one of rarest and most important items from the early computer age. The Apple-1 is widely acknowledged as the herald of the personal computer revolution, being the first pre-assembled personal computer ever sold. This example is one of 50 […]

Rare Hans Christian Andersen Headlines Summer Book Sale

Rare Hans Christian Andersen Headlines Summer Book Sale

The Rare First Collected Edition of Hans Christian Andersen’s Fairy Tales headline Bloomsbury Auction’s Bloomsbury Auctions’ London two day Summer Book Sale will appeal to all collecting interests. Day one features a rare first collected edition of Hans Christian Andersen’s ‘Fairy Tales’ and an impressive collection of important Incunabula, including […]

Rare Elvis Artifacts at Graceland Auction

Rare Elvis Artifacts at Graceland Auction

The  first-ever “Auction at Graceland” will highlight a number rare Elvis Presley artifacts. The  sale is to be held on Thursday, August 14, 2014 at 8 pm Eastern / 7 pm Central and includes 72 lots featuring artifacts authenticated by the new Graceland Authenticated. Elvis Presley Auction at Graceland Highlights Among the items […]

Rare Lithographic L N E R 1931 Railway Poster

Rare Lithographic L N E R 1931 Railway Poster

A rare and unusual L N E R 1931 lithographic poster will be of great interest to railway collectors around the world. The poster is beng presented for sale by Unique Auctions of Lincoln, at their 26th and 27th July Antique & Collectors sale. The  lithographic poster dates from 1931 and was designed […]

Thomas, Hope & Sankey The Beatles Jigsaw, 1964 vintage, artwork attributed to Walter Howarth. Est £80-£120

A Puzzling Element to Vectis Sale

The Vectis TV and Film Related and Specialist Diecast sale to be held on 25th June features a number of Jigsaws with iconic imagery, from The Beatles and the Monkees, to Steptoe and Son, Thunderbirds, Batman James Bond and the Avengers and New Avengers. For more information visit Vectis.co.uk