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    Nazi-Era $49,000 in Gold Coins Found By Novice Archaeologist
    Nazi-Era $49,000 in Gold Coins Found By Novice Archaeologist……………
    $180,000 Expected for Treasures from Spanish Galleon Found off Florida Keys Set for Auction
    $180,000 Expected for Treasures from Spanish Galleon Found off Florida Keys
    $53,000 for Ring Found with Metal Detector
    $53,000 for Ring Found with Metal Detector………………………
    1934 Film "Stand Up and Cheer" Shirley Temple Dress Sells for $75,000
    1934 Film “Stand Up and Cheer” Shirley Temple Dress Sells for $75,000

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Top Treasures Recently Discovered

    Jul/23 $180,000 Expected for Treasures from Spanish Galleon Found off Florida Keys Set for Auction – News-Journal
    Jul/23 Nazi-Era $49,000 in Gold Coins Found By Novice Archaeologist - International Business Times
    Jul/23 $53,000 for Ring Found with Metal Detector – Art Daily
    Jul/22 Ten Amazing Inventions from Ancient Times – Ancient Origins
    Jul/22 Glass Shard Found at Japanese Shrine Matches Artifacts – Ancient Origins
    Jul/22 Sunken Treasure Spoon Expected $180,000 – News-Journal
    Jul/22 Largest Prehistoric Collection of Gold Objects Discovered in Germany – Ancient Origins
    Jul/21 Oldest Wooden Statue in the World: The 10,000-Year-Old Shigir Idol – Ancient Origins
    Jul/21 Legendary Metal of Atlantis, Or Just A Common Ore? – Ancient Origins
    Jul/21 Beautiful and Enigmatic Spirals of Golden Thread Uncovered – Ancient Origins
    Jul/20 Ancient Antikythera Shipwreck has More Secrets to Reveal – Ancient Origins
    Jul/20 3,000-Year-Old Vitrified Food Found in Jars in England – Ancient Origins
    Jul/19 Archaeologists in China unearth 2,400-year-old Polo Sticks and Balls – Ancient Origins
    Jul/19 Picasso in Kirkcaldy Man’s Attic Could be Worth Millions – Metro
    Jul/18 Bad Weather Reveals Stunning Relics from the Spanish Armada – Ancient Origins
    Jul/18 Archaeologists Piece Together Fragments From Anglo-Saxon Gold Hoard Revealing Stunning Relics – Ancient Origins
    Jul/17 Saxon Butter Churn Found In Staffordshire Sheds Light on Life in Mercian Kingdom – Ancient Origins
    Jul/17 Huge Chimney Discovered at Bacon’s Castle – Daily Press
    Jul/17 Name from Davidic Era Found Inscribed on 3,000-Year-Old Vessel – Ancient Origins
    Jul/04 Man Finds Thousands Of Pounds Worth Of Medieval Treasure In Friend’s Field – Wales Online

    Cars
    July/20 1930′s Aston Martin Race Car Fetches $4.6 Million – Blouiartinfo

    Diamonds
    July/21 Pigeon Blood Ruby Ring Sold for a Record $30 Million – Business Insider
    July/03 Rare Cartier Ring Sells for $4.1 Million at Auction – Christie’s Auction

    Guitars
    July/22 Grateful Dead Guitar Sells for $526,000 – Los Angeles Times

    Motorcycles
    July/23 Marlon Brando’s 1969 Harley Fetches $256,000 – Julien’s Live

    Records
    July/18 High Bid for Beatles Record, $12,000 on eBay – eBay

    Others Auctions

    Jul/23 1934 Film “Stand Up and Cheer” Shirley Temple Dress Sells for $75,000
    July/22 1953 Playboy Magazine Sells for $87,500 – Julien’s Live
    July/21 Ai Weiwei Zodiac Heads Sells for $5.4 Million -Los Angeles Times
    July/19 Montblanc John Lennon 18K Limited Edition 70 Skeleton Sold for $ 31,250 – Bonham’s
    July/18 1918 Picasso Postcard Fetches $188,000 at Auction – Yahoo
    July/02 Rare Pair of 1930′s Pens Sells for $305,000 at Bonhams – Bonham’s
    July/01 Artistic Vintage Donkey Desk Sells for $725,000 – Christie’s Auction

    Paintings
    July/22 Painting Stolen by the Nazis, Recovered and Sold for $ 2.9 Million – Yahoo
    July/21 1967 Francis Bacon Painting Sells for $19 Million – Blouiartinfo
    July/20 1902 Gustav Klimt Painting Sells for $39 Million – The New York Times
    July/19 Picasso in Kirkcaldy Man’s Attic Could be Worth Millions
    July/18 Monet Painting Fetches $17 Million at Christie’s London Auction – Bloomberg

    Watches
    July/04 Pocket Patek Philippe Watch Fetches $353,000 – Christie’s Auction

    Most Expensive Lunch Boxes Sold on eBay June 2015

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    Spacce Dinner Vinyl Lunch BoxAt the beginning of the month we search eBay completed sales under most major collectibles categories. We then post the Top 3 eBay completed auctions that sold for the highest price for each category. This listing was one of the Top 3 sales for this collectibles category under Lunch Box. We hope you enjoy looking at the information as much as we enjoy posting it. Please make sure you come back periodically, to see the Top collectibles that sold on eBay every month!.

    #1. Most Expensive Lunch Box Sold for $2,000. on eBay

    Name of Collectible: Spacce Dinner Vinyl Lunch Box
    This item Sold for $2,000. (Click Image to View Auction).
    eBay seller: dshe8827
    Description by seller: “This is a very rare Major Matt Mason Vinyl Lunchbox. With the original plate on the side. It is marker with 5064 Mattel.It is in almost mint condition has a little tear were you open and close”.

    Definitely a cool collectible capturing the number one spot for the highest sold Lunch Box on eBay in the month of June 2015.

    #2. Most Expensive Lunch Box Sold for $660. on eBay

    1963 Jetsons Dome Metal Lunch Box

    Name of Collectible: 1963 Jetsons Dome Metal Lunch Box
    This item Sold for $660. (Click Image to View Auction).
    eBay seller: bjd_bdi_fmbyuhrt2
    Description by seller: “1963 Hana Barbera Productions. Fine to very fine condition. Light rust on inside of box and on seam of thermos”.

    Here’s our number two spot for a Lunch Box that sold for the second highest price on eBay in the month of June 2015.

    #3. Most Expensive Lunch Box Sold for $579.99. on eBay

    Japanese Old Lacquer Ware Lunch Box Nobento With Fantastic Makie

    Name of Collectible: Japanese Old Lacquer Ware Lunch Box Nobento With Fantastic Makie
    This item Sold for $579.99. (Click Image to View Auction).
    eBay seller: katsuragi_japan
    Description by seller: “This is a lunch box for outdoors called NOBENTO of Japanese lacquer ware. Keep in all parts by an original.  This was made about 200 years ago. It is Japanese Edo period. This is old original. It is never imitation”.

    Here’s our number three spot for a Lunch Box that sold for the third highest price on eBay in the month of June 2015.

    This is definitely a very nice Collectible that brought a lot of attention and a great price. Is this your auction and prefer we remove your item? If so, send us an email here.

    Most Expensive Lunch Boxes Sold on eBay May 2015

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    1965 The Beatles Lunch BoxAt the beginning of the month we search eBay completed sales under most major collectibles categories. We then post the Top 3 eBay completed auctions that sold for the highest price for each category. This listing was one of the Top 3 sales for this collectibles category under Lunch Box. We hope you enjoy looking at the information as much as we enjoy posting it. Please make sure you come back periodically, to see the Top collectibles that sold on eBay every month!.

    #1. Most Expensive Lunch Box Sold for $725. on eBay

    Name of Collectible: 1965 The Beatles Lunch Box
    This item Sold for $725. (Click Image to View Auction).
    eBay seller: 24815todd
    Description by seller: “Here’s a awesome condition vintage rare 1965 Beatles lunchbox kit.Selling off some of my doubles.Check out all the photos.Paint on lunchbox and thermos is in beautiful shape”.

    Definitely a cool collectible capturing the number one spot for the highest sold Lunch Box on eBay in the month of May 2015.

    #2. Most Expensive Lunch Box Sold for $456.02. on eBay

    1955 Davy Crockett at The Alamo Lunch Box

    Name of Collectible: 1955 Davy Crockett at The Alamo Lunch Box
    This item Sold for $456.02. (Click Image to View Auction).
    eBay seller: pokerfrank
    Description by seller: “Fantastic condition for this rare 1955 lunchbox…super clean outside and inside…no thermos…dont miss this rare one”.

    Here’s our number two spot for a Lunch Box that sold for the second highest price on eBay in the month of May 2015.

    #3. Most Expensive Lunch Box Sold for $456. on eBay

    1959 Knight in Armor Lunch Box

    Name of Collectible: 1959 Knight in Armor Lunch Box
    This item Sold for $456. (Click Image to View Auction).
    eBay seller: s3394
    Description by seller: “1959 issue Knight in Armor Lunchbox -Very Rare. As photographed condition a little dinged up but still a good example”.

    Here’s our number three spot for a Lunch Box that sold for the third highest price on eBay in the month of May 2015.

    This is definitely a very nice Collectible that brought a lot of attention and a great price. Is this your auction and prefer we remove your item? If so, send us an email here.

    Most Expensive Lamps Sold on eBay June 2015

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    Angelo Lelli Stella Chandelier LampAt the beginning of the month we search eBay completed sales under most major collectibles categories. We then post the Top 3 eBay completed auctions that sold for the highest price for each category. This listing was one of the Top 3 sales for this collectibles category under Lamps. We hope you enjoy looking at the information as much as we enjoy posting it. Please make sure you come back periodically, to see the Top collectibles that sold on eBay every month!.

    #1. Most Expensive Lamp Sold for $40,000. on eBay

    Name of Collectible: Angelo Lelli Stella Chandelier Lamp
    This item Sold for $40,000. (Click Image to View Auction).
    eBay seller: wright20.com
    Description by seller: “This example was used in the interior of Pasticceria Galup in the ski village of Sestriere near Turin, Italy. Unlike most examples which are flush-mounted to the ceiling, this example was ordered with a drop stem”.

    Definitely a cool collectible capturing the number one spot for the highest sold Lamps on eBay in the month of June 2015.

    #2. Most Expensive Lamp Sold for $17,000. on eBay

    Carlo Mollino Suora Floor Lamp

    Name of Collectible: Carlo Mollino Suora Floor Lamp
    This item Sold for $17,000. (Click Image to View Auction).
    eBay seller: wright20.com
    Description by seller: “ Carlo Mollino Suora floor lamp. Galleria Colombari. Italy, 1947/1994. Brass, marble, parchment 45 w x 43 d x 70 h inches. Galleria Colombari produced a limited edition reissue of this design in 1994”.

    Here’s our number two spot for a Lamp that sold for the second highest price on eBay in the month of June 2015.

    #3. Most Expensive Lamp Sold for $15,000. on eBay

    Two-Arm Wall Light by Serge Mouille

    Name of Collectible: Two-Arm Wall Light by Serge Mouille
    This item Sold for $15,000. (Click Image to View Auction).
    eBay seller: sothebys
    Description by seller: “Overall in very good condition. The two shades with minor surface scratches consistent with age and gentle use. The black exteriors a few minor spots of white paint residue. The white painted interiors of the shades with some minor discoloration and surface dirt consistent with use”.

    Here’s our number three spot for a Lamp that sold for the third highest price on eBay in the month of June 2015.

    This is definitely a very nice Collectible that brought a lot of attention and a great price. Is this your auction and prefer we remove your item? If so, send us an email here.

    Most Expensive Knives Sold on eBay June 2015

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    Rose Of New York Antique Bowie Knife At the beginning of the month we search eBay completed sales under most major collectibles categories. We then post the Top 3 eBay completed auctions that sold for the highest price for each category. This listing was one of the Top 3 sales for this collectibles category under Knives. We hope you enjoy looking at the information as much as we enjoy posting it. Please make sure you come back periodically, to see the Top collectibles that sold on eBay every month!.

    #1. Most Expensive Knife Sold for $6,850. on eBay

    Name of Collectible: Rose Of New York Antique Bowie Knife
    This item Sold for $6,850. (Click Image to View Auction).
    eBay seller: stchrist
    Description by seller: “Here we have a very rare superb american bowie knife made by peter rose of new york, it has a fine hollowground spear point blade with a long extended swage ( 16.2cm) it is stamped on the ricasso” rose “( in a straight line ) and “new york “in a semi-circle underneath, the heavy cast one piece hilt has an integral oval crossguard and ferrel with skull crush coffin pomell it has fine grip scales inset and pinned with ten gold coloured domed rivets that sit in individual cups”.

    Definitely a cool collectible capturing the number one spot for the highest sold Knife on eBay in the month of June 2015.

    #2. Most Expensive Knife Sold for $6,800. on eBay

    Massive Unwin And Rodgers Horsehead Bowie Knife

    Name of Collectible: Massive Unwin And Rodgers Horsehead Bowie Knife
    This item Sold for $6,800. (Click Image to View Auction).
    eBay seller: stchrist
    Description by seller: “Here we have a  truly rare and spectacular bowie knife , the huge whittle tang clip back blade has a very fine worked back consisting of three groups of eleven notches and two wide swags, the ricasso is stamped ” unwin & rodgers” in an upward arc with ” royal cutlery sheffield” in three lines below , the solid german silver hilt outswept at the centre has a pressed nickel crossguard of spiral form and pressed nickel silver pommel in the form or a horsehead above a wheeled cannon which in tern has a banner man and anchor”.

    Here’s our number two spot for a Knife that sold for the second highest price on eBay in the month of June 2015.

    #3. Most Expensive Knife Sold for $5,150. on eBay

    Howard Clark Sword - L6 Bainite Super Katana with Koshirae

    Name of Collectible: Howard Clark Sword – L6 Bainite Super Katana with Koshirae
    This item Sold for $5,150. (Click Image to View Auction).
    eBay seller: samuraisword
    Description by seller: “L6/bainite blades were first developed by the top American  smith, Howard Clark. L6 is considered the toughest commercially available sword  steel. Bainite is a structure of high-carbon steel that combines great strength  with excellent flexibility, wear resistance and shock absorption  characteristics. Put simply, an L6/bainite blade will outperform a traditionally  made Japanese blade and survive treatment that would damage or destroy the  traditional blade. Such blades are highly prized by martial artists, and many  have been used in competition by martial artists with great success and  efficiency”.

    Here’s our number three spot for a Knife that sold for the third highest price on eBay in the month of June 2015.

    This is definitely a very nice Collectible that brought a lot of attention and a great price. Is this your auction and prefer we remove your item? If so, send us an email here.