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Popeye & Olive Oyl Tank Linemar Battery Operated With Box

Popeye & Olive Oyl Tank creates record at auction

The Holy Grail of Popeye toys according to Milestone Auctions (Willoughby, Ohio) is the battery operated Popeye & Olive Oyl Tank made by Linemar and one came up at their April auction. The battery-powered tank was made by the Japanese firm of Linemar, the post-Second World War subsidiary to Louis […]

historic blue Manchester City No 16 jersey worn by Sergio Agüero REVERSE

Historic blue Manchester City No.16 shirt worn by Sergio Agüero to be sold

The iconic No 16 football shirt worn by Sergio Agüero when scoring the winning goal against Queen’s Park Rangers in the 4th minute of extra-time at the Etihad Stadium on the 13th May 2012 is to be sold at Graham Budd Auctioneers on the 24th/25th May in their 30 Years […]

Sweep cleans up at auction

Sweep cleans up at auction

Sooty and his pals have been a huge favourite on screen and on stage since the late 1950’s. Recently some memorabilia came up as a lot at Ewbank’s Entertainment Memorabilia auction on November the 18th. The collection was part of the estate of the late Peter Jago who passed away […]

Modern Horror Comes to Auction – Michael Myers, Freddy Krueger and Jason Vorhees

Modern Horror Comes to Auction – Michael Myers, Freddy Krueger and Jason Vorhees

The Prop Store Entertainment Memorabilia Live Auction from the 9th-11th November includes over 1,000 lots of highly desirable movie props and collectables including items relating to three of modern horrors most notable villians Michael Myers, Freddy Krueger and Jason Vorhees. Lot 153 Halloween: Resurrection (2002) – Michael Myers’ (Brad Loree) […]

Happy Day’s The Fonz Jacket and Motorbike lead Bonham’s TCM Hollywood Cool auction

Happy Day’s The Fonz Jacket and Motorbike lead Bonham’s TCM Hollywood Cool auction

Bonham’s TCM Hollywood Cool auction to be held at their Los Angeles auction rooms on the 8th December includes two iconic lots from the classic Happy Days series – a complete Fonzie outfit and the Arthur “Fonz” Fonzarelli’s Triumph Motorbike From Happy Days. HENRY WINKLER: A COMPLETE “FONZIE” OUTFIT FROM […]

Some of Colin Melbourne pieces for sale at Potteries Auctions

Collection of Colin Melbourne Beswick Pieces at Potteries Auctions

The Potteries Auctions May auction includes a good collection of Beswick pieces by designer Colin Melbourne. This great collection includes 12 pieces such as the Clown on Horse (small version Model No 1470), Seated Cat (black and cream Model No 1412), the Slinking Fox (black and brown colourways Model No […]

Brian Jones Les Paul Gibson Gold Top Guitar and Case sells for $704,000 at Julien’s Auctions

Brian Jones Les Paul Gibson Gold Top Guitar and Case sells for $704,000 at Julien’s Auctions

A Les Paul Gibson Gold Top Guitar and Case sells for $704,000 (£542,080) at Julien’s Auctions Property From Bill Wyman And His Rolling Stones Archive auction. This guitar and vintage case were used by Brian Jones in The Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus, taped December 1968. The guitar was gifted […]

An Exceptional Tlingit Rattle (US$ 150,000 - 200,000 / £ 110,000 - 150,000)

Exceptional Tlingit Rattle headlines Bonhams Native American Art auction

Bonhams Native American Art auction on the 31st August includes several historic artifacts from the Pacific Northwest Coast, dating from the early to mid-19th century, some of which are coming to market for the first time. The lots include an exceptional Tlingit Rattle carved in the form of an oystercatcher […]

Elvis 1942 Martin D-18 guitar sells for $1.2 million

Elvis 1942 Martin D-18 guitar sells for $1.2 million

Elvis Presley’s most important guitar ever to come to auction sold for $1,200,000 when it sold on 1st August at GottaHaveRockAndRoll.com. The historic 1942 Martin D-18 guitar, Serial Number 80221, which Elvis Presley owned between 1954 and 1956, is often referred to as his “Sun Sessions” guitar. Elvis used this […]

Never Seen Before Beatles Magical Mystery Tour Photographs

Never Seen Before Beatles Magical Mystery Tour Photographs

Unique Auctions 2019 New Years Day sale includes 15 pictures including John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr & George Harrison, and an autographed letter by three of The Beatles. The collection includes 15 never seen before photographs taken in 1967 by a Lincoln gentleman working in Cornwall at the time of […]