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  • Lewis Carroll letter fetches 11,825 pounds at auction

    Alberto / 30 days ago
    Lewis Carroll letter fetches 11,825 pounds at auction

    A handwritten letter penned by critically acclaimed author Lewis Carroll of “Alice in Wonderland” fame where Carroll candidly admits that he sometimes wished he would not have written any kind of books at all has reportedly been sold for 11, 825 pounds or $19, 500 at a recently conducted auction. Interestingly the British author wrote [...]

  • Lennon’s work of art to go under the hammer

    Alberto / 33 days ago
    Lennon’s work of art to go under the hammer

    A huge array of collections from John Lennon’s work which includes poems, prose along with his authentic drawings is all gearing up for the auction block. Renowned British auction house Sotheby’s’ announced the greatest collection of John Lennon’s autographed drawings and manuscripts would be under the hammer. All these works were produced by the great [...]

  • Einstein’s letter to US soldier on sale for $40,000

    Alberto / 39 days ago
    Einstein’s letter to US soldier on sale for $40,000

    An unpublished letter written by the world renowned scientist Albert Einstein in the year 1945 where he tries to explain to a group of American soldiers his theory that “space should be looked at as a four-dimensional continuum” was put up for sale for an exorbitant amount of $40,000. The one-page typed letter penned by [...]

  • Mein Kampf copies signed by Hitler sold for $65, 000

    Louine Hope / 45 days ago
    Mein Kampf copies signed by Hitler sold for $65, 000

    Two rare signed copies of Adolf Hitler’s Mein Kampf sold for nearly $64,850 in an auction in Los Angeles. The 1925 and 1926 editions of the book were bought by an anonymous American buyer. Eleven people bid for the signed books   According to the auctioneer, they were estimated to sell between $20,000 and $25,000. They [...]

  • Dylan guitar sale rocks Christie’s auction

    Ivan Andrews / 88 days ago
    Dylan guitar sale rocks Christie’s auction

    Fender Stratocaster which was used by Bob Dylan as he went electric at 1965 Newport Folk Festival was reportedly sold for over $1 million recently. This is the highest amount which any guitar could grab at an auction in recent history. However, the identity of the buyer who was not present at the auction was [...]

  • Best-selling author Barbara Taylor Bradford auctions jewellery collection for distant relatives

    Louine Hope / 110 days ago
    Best-selling author Barbara Taylor Bradford auctions jewellery collection for distant relatives

    Woman Of Substance author Barbara Taylor Bradford is selling her jewellery heirloom worth $2.5 million in an auction for her two distant women relatives. Born in Yorkshire, Barbara’s collection is comprised of around 40 pieces of jewellery such as necklaces, rings, bracelets, brooches and other items she got from her husband Bob as presents. This [...]

  • Bruce Lee’s yellow jumpsuit goes under the hammer

    Ivan Andrews / 113 days ago
    Bruce Lee’s yellow jumpsuit goes under the hammer

    This yellow jumpsuit is special in the sense that Bruce Lee wore this one for his last movie. A unique fact associated with this jumpsuit is that Bruce Lee designed it himself. It is almost 40 years after the death of this legendary star that the jumpsuit is all set to be auctioned. The auction [...]

  • Michael Jordan’s ‘Flu Game’ sneakers sell in an auction for $104, 000

    Louine Hope / 115 days ago
    Michael Jordan’s ‘Flu Game’ sneakers sell in an auction for $104, 000

    The famous “Flu Game” sneakers of Michael Jordan were sold in an auction for $104, 000, setting a record for the most expensive game-worn shoes sold at auction. The Nike Air Jordan XII shoes were worn by Jordan during the flu game of the NBA finals in 1997. Despite suffering from flu, Jordan still played [...]

  • Farrah Fawcett memorabilia fetch almost $200,000 in auction

    Louine Hope / 119 days ago
    Farrah Fawcett memorabilia fetch almost $200,000 in auction

    Farrah Fawcett’s shiny red swimwear and her 64 other personal stuff fetched nearly $200, 000 in a Dallas auction for a celebrity memorabilia. The swimsuit was worn by Farrah during a photoshoot for the 1995 issue of Esquire magazine. It was bought for $4, 062.50. Joining the list are her 1980 passport sold for $17, [...]

  • Princess Diana’s ‘fairytale’ dress that she wore to James Bond premiere sells for £100,000

    Louine Hope / 123 days ago
    Princess Diana’s ‘fairytale’ dress that she wore to James Bond premiere sells for £100,000

    Princess Diana’s gown that she wore during the James Bond premiere in London in 1987 was sold for £100,000 or over $160, 000. The ‘fairytale’ gold and white dress was designed by David and Elizabeth Emanuel who also designed the Princess’ wedding dress.  The ornate gown was magnificently decorated with sequins, crystals and pearl beads [...]

  • World’s Most Expensive Star Wars Memorabilia

    Louine Hope / 128 days ago
    World’s Most Expensive Star Wars Memorabilia

    Star Wars is one of the most iconic and sought after films in history. The franchise’s first movie was released in 1997, making it one of the most successful entertainment franchises of all time. The success comes with the clamour for the film’s memorabilia, novels and comics, toys and video games, among others. The Empire Strikes [...]

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