Archive for May, 2008

RARE AND ANTIQUE CLOCKS FOR AUCTION BY FONTAINE’S AUCTION GALLERY

RARE AND ANTIQUE CLOCKS FOR AUCTION BY FONTAINE’S AUCTION GALLERY

. May 30, 2008

(Pittsfield, Mass.) – Over 500 antique collectible clocks – many of them exceedingly rare and museum-quality – will be sold on Saturday, June 14, starting at 10 a.m., by Fontaine’s Auction Gallery. A catalog is available by phone request, at (413) 448-8922, or through e-mail request, at info@fontaineauction.com. Images may be viewed on the firm’s […]

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GreatBritishAntiques.com Online Antiques Auction Website

. May 29, 2008

The site was launched to give buyers & sellers of antiques, collectables & fine art an alternative platform to high priced & overpopulated auction sites like eBay. The website was developed to be clutter free, Specifically for buyers & sellers of Antiques, Collectables & Fine Art. It’s easy to list your items and it’s free..! […]

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AntiqueTrader.com Antiques and Collectibles Marketplace Relaunched

. May 28, 2008

AntiqueTrader.com, the online companion for Antique Trader, America’s Antiques & Collectibles Marketplace, was recently relaunched with a wide range of new content and features. “We are thrilled to offer antique enthusiasts a one-stop shop online,” said Antique Trader associate publisher Scott Tappa. “In addition to offering everything web users expect in a modern website — […]

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Claire Lyons Appointed J. Paul Getty Museum Curator for Antiquities

. May 27, 2008

LOS ANGELES – The J. Paul Getty Museum has announced the appointment of Claire Lyons to the position of Curator in the Department of Antiquities. Currently, Dr. Lyons is Senior Collections Curator, History of Archaeology and Ancient Art at the Getty Research Institute (GRI). She will transition to the Getty Museum on June 2nd and […]

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CIVIL WAR ITEMS LEAD THE CHARGE AT MAY 1-3 ANTIQUES, COINS & ART AUCTION HELD BY RICHARD D. HATCH & ASSOCIATES IN FLAT ROCK, N.C

CIVIL WAR ITEMS LEAD THE CHARGE AT MAY 1-3 ANTIQUES, COINS & ART AUCTION HELD BY RICHARD D. HATCH & ASSOCIATES IN FLAT ROCK, N.C

. May 26, 2008

(Flat Rock, N.C.) – A pair of scarce Confederate Civil War buttons soared to $8,000, and an image of Georgia Confederate Sgt. Nathaniel Gardner hammered for $7,000 at a three-day Antiques, Coins and Art Auction held May 1-3 by Richard D. Hatch & Associates. They were the top two lots in a sale that featured […]

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