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Treasury Of Vehicles of The Second World War Found at The Bottom of The Red Sea
Treasury Of Vehicles of The Second World War Found at The Bottom of The Red Sea
Two Banksy Originals Purchased For Just $60 Each Could Get $ 160,000 at Auction
……..Two Banksy Originals Purchased for Just $60 Each Could Get $ 160,000…………..
Ca 1740 A George II Gilt-Brass Mounted Design by William Kent Fetches $2.6 Million at Auction
………..Ca 1740 A George II Gilt-Brass Design by William Kent Fetches $2.6 Million……………..
Old 'Hand Drawing' $4.5 Million at Christie’s Auction
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………..Old ‘Hand Drawing’ $4.5 Million at Christie’s Auction……………………

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Phantom’ Movie Poster Fetches $203,000 at Heritage Sale
……………..Phantom’ Movie Poster Fetches $203,000 at Heritage Sale…………………….
Casablanca (Warner Brothers, 1942, Fetches $83,650 at Heritage's Auction
Casablanca (Warner Brothers, 1942, Fetches $83,650 at Heritage’s Auction
Dovedale Roman And Iron Age Coins Found After 2,000 Years
…….Dovedale Roman And Iron Age Coins Found After 2,000 Years…………………….
Dylan Thomas's Love Letters to Future Wife Auctioned, Could Get £15,000
……..Dylan Thomas’s Love Letters to Future Wife Auctioned, Could Get £15,000………………

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Singaporean Man Pays $2.7 Million To Dine With World's 3rd Richest Man Warren Buffet
Singaporean Man Pays $2.7 Million To Dine With World’s 3rd Richest Man Warren Buffet
The First Book Ever Printed In English (Circa 1473-4) Sells For $1.8 Million
………………The First Book Ever Printed In English (Circa 1473-4) Sells for $1.8 Million………………
Art Sales, New Records for Old Masters
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………………….Art Sales, New Records for Old Masters……………………….
Sotheby’s and Ebay Team up for New Global Auction Service to 145 Million Buyers Worldwide
Sotheby’s and Ebay Team up for New Global Auction Service to 145 Million Buyers Worldwide

Most Expensive Wines Sold on eBay April 2014

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1. Top Wine Sold for $64,999. on eBayAt the beginning of the month we search eBay completed sales under most major collectibles categories. We then post the Top 5 eBay completed auctions that sold for the highest price for each category. This listing was one of the Top 5 sales for this collectibles category under Wines. 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. Top Wine Sold for $64,999. on eBay

Name of Collectible: Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Romanee-Conti Grand Cru, Cote de Nuits, France
This item Sold for $64,99924. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: wine-liquidators
Description by seller: “1988 Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Romanee-Conti Grand Cru, Cote de Nuits, France. Equivalent of 8 bottles”.

Definitely a cool collectible capturing the number one spot for the highest sold Wine on eBay in the month of April 2014.

#2. Top Wine Sold for $1,625. on eBay

2. Top Wine Sold for $1,625. on eBay

Name of Collectible: C1820 Georgian Silver Sheffield Plate Wine Coolers Champagne Buckets
This item Sold for $1,625. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: joanies_house_of_treasures
Description by seller: “This week we are very excited to be listing an amazing collection of English Georgian, Victorian and Antique Sterling Silver, Silver Plate and Large Jewellry Estate Lots”.

Here’s our number two spot for a Wine that sold for the second highest price on eBay in the month of April 2014.

#3. Top Wine Sold for $1,125. on eBay

3. Top Wine Sold for $1,125. on eBay

Name of Collectible: 1970 Chateau Petrus, Pomerol, France-Robert Parker 99
This item Sold for $1,125. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: wine-liquidators
Description by seller: “1970 Chateau Petrus, Pomerol, France-Robert Parker 99 Points”.

Here’s our number three spot for a Wine that sold for the second highest price on eBay in the month of April 2014.

#4. Top Wine Sold for $475. on eBay

4. Top Wine Sold for $475. on eBay

Name of Collectible : Estate The Maiden 3 Btls In Tissue In Owc
This item Sold for $475. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: grandwineexchange
Description by seller: “Size of Bottles in this Lot:   750 ml     *     Number of Bottles in lot:   3  -  *  Bottle Fill Level: New Bottle, Into the Neck *   Bottle  Label Condition: New Bottle, Wrapped in Tissue“.

Here’s our number four spot for a Wine that sold for the fourth highest price on eBay in the month of April 2014.

#5. Top Wine Sold for $462. on eBay

5. Top Wine Sold for $462. on eBay

Name of Collectible: 1989 Chateau Lafite Rothschild Pauillac Bordeaux
This item Sold for $462. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: cultwines
Description by seller: “It’s a wine with a character of cloves and berries with hints plums. It shows loads of potpourri. Roses too. Full and so balanced. Tight and youthful. The winemaker at Lafite says that when he wants to show someone a perfect example of Pauillac this is the Lafite he pours“.

Here’s our number five spot for a Wine that sold for the 5th highest price on eBay in the month of April 2014.

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 Watches Sold on eBay April 2014

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1. Top Watch Sold for $31,211.07. on eBayAt the beginning of the month we search eBay completed sales under most major collectibles categories. We then post the Top 5 eBay completed auctions that sold for the highest price for each category. This listing was one of the Top 5 sales for this collectibles category under Watches. 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. Top Watch Sold for $31,211.07. on eBay

Name of Collectible: Vacheron Constantin Gerald Mercator Double Retrograde Platinum Watch
This item Sold for $31,211.07. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: wirelug
Description by seller: “Vacheron Constantin Gerald Mercator Double Retrograde Platinum Watch 43050. Brand: Vacheron Constantin”.

Definitely a cool collectible capturing the number one spot for the highest sold Watch on eBay in the month of April 2014.

#2. Top Watch Sold for $16,100. on eBay

2. Top Watch Sold for $16,100. on eBay

Name of Collectible: Vacheron Constantin Triple Calendar with Weeks 18K Gold Automatic Watch 47052
This item Sold for $16,100. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: wirelug
Description by seller: “Vacheron Constantin Triple Calendar with Weeks 18K Gold Automatic Watch 47052. Brand: Vacheron Constantin. Model Number: 47052. 18K White Gold”.

Here’s our number two spot for a Watch that sold for the second highest price on eBay in the month of April 2014.

#3. Top Watch Sold for $16,100. on eBay

3. Top Watch Sold for $16,100. on eBay

Name of Collectible: Mens Harry Winston 18k 18kt Gold Automatic Calendar Moonphase Dial
This item Sold for $16,100. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: beckertime
Description by seller: “Mens Harry Winston 18k 18kt Gold Automatic Bi-Retrograde Calendar Moonphase Dial”.

Here’s our number three spot for a Watch that sold for the second highest price on eBay in the month of April 2014.

#4. Top Watch Sold for $14,500. on eBay

4. Top Watch Sold for $14,500. on eBay

Name of Collectible : 1950′s Early Blancpain Fifty Fathoms
This item Sold for $14,500. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: alex200373
Description by seller: “Very rare 100% authentic. Early blancpain fifty fathoms 1950′s. Rotomatic incabloc. Steel, automatic. No reserve, only auction. Case: original blancpain 3 pieces s. Steel rayville s.a. swiss signed, serial: 114x, original duster cover, very good condtion“.

Here’s our number four spot for a Watch that sold for the fourth highest price on eBay in the month of April 2014.

#5. Top Watch Sold for $14,000. on eBay

5. Top Watch Sold for $14,000. on eBay

Name of Collectible: Panerai Luminor Marina 1950 3 Days PAM00393 Wrist Watch for Men
This item Sold for $14,000. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: kristinescotto
Description by seller: “Panerai Luminor Marina 1950 3 Days PAM00393 Wrist Watch for Men. Brand new, Limited Edition # 25/500, worn once, flawless piece, new unworn leather strap“.

Here’s our number five spot for a Watch that sold for the 5th highest price on eBay in the month of April 2014.

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 Vases Sold on eBay April 2014

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1. Top Vase Sold for $18,609. on eBay At the beginning of the month we search eBay completed sales under most major collectibles categories. We then post the Top 5 eBay completed auctions that sold for the highest price for each category. This listing was one of the Top 5 sales for this collectibles category under Vases. 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. Top Vase Sold for $18,609. on eBay

Name of Collectible: Ca 1700 Chinese B&W Kangxi Yenyen Vase
This item Sold for $18,609. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: welcomeallfriends
Description by seller: “Wonderful cobalt blue decorated Chinese blue and white Yenyen vase. Beautiful painted decoration of continuos scene of figures in a riverlandscape with mountains”.

Definitely a cool collectible capturing the number one spot for the highest sold Vase on eBay in the month of April 2014

#2. Top Vase Sold for $6,100. on eBay

2. Top Vase Sold for $6,100. on eBay

Name of Collectible: Powder Blue Gilt Decorated Vase, 19th Ct. Marked: Daoguang (1821-1850)
This item Sold for $6,100. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: welcomeallfriends
Description by seller: “Beautiful painted decoration of dragons and phoenix. 19th century. Marked Daoguang: 1821-1850”.

Here’s our number two spot for a Vase that sold for the second highest price on eBay in the month of April 2014.

#3. Top Vase Sold for $5,631.95. on eBay

3. Top Vase Sold for $5,631.95. on eBay

Name of Collectible: Pair Antique Chinese Qing Kangxi Wucai Famille Verte Porcelain 6 Side Vases
This item Sold for $5,631.95. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: egmont_hoorn
Description by seller: “Rare Pair Antique Chinese Qing Kangxi Wucai Famille Verte Porcelain 6 Side Vases. Large pair of unusual six sided porcelain vases in famille verte decoration. Each side of each vase with different scene going from landscape to seasonal flower garden to collections of precious objects. Unglazed base. Quite an achievement to make these hexagional shapes!  Date c1700, Kangxi period”.

Here’s our number three spot for a Vase that sold for the second highest price on eBay in the month of OctoApril 20142013.

#4. Top Vase Sold for $5,031. on eBay

4. Top Vase Sold for $5,031. on eBay

Name of Collectible : Signed George Ohr Biloxi Miss Double Handled Glazed Vase
This item Sold for $5,031. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: decodaysgoneby
Description by seller: “A wonderful and highly stylized American Art Pottery Vase – signed G E Ohr – Biloxi Miss. … Stands 26cm x 16cm (approx 10 1.4″ x 6 1/4″) Wonderful free form shape – double handled – unusual glaze of a mixture of greens – reddish oranges and gun metal … First let me say that I deal in Art Deco – mostly 1925 – 1939 and this is the very first piece of American Art Pottery which I have come across – purchased here in Europe“.

Here’s our number four spot for a Vase that sold for the fourth highest price on eBay in the month of April 2014.

#5. Top Vase Sold for $3,937. on eBay

. Top Vase Sold for $3,937. on eBay

Name of Collectible: Pair Of Chinese Nanking Craquel Ware Verte Vase
This item Sold for $3,937. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: welcomeallfriends
Description by seller: “Nice pair of extremely large Chinese verte Nanking. Craquel ware vases.
Painted with warriors and horses. 19th century! Marked. Size: height 59.3 and 59.8 cm. Condition:  perfect
“.

Here’s our number five spot for a Vase that sold for the 5th highest price on eBay in the month of April 2014.

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 Type Writer Sold on eBay April 2014

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1. Top Type Writer Sold for $1,250. on eBay At the beginning of the month we search eBay completed sales under most major collectibles categories. We then post the Top 5 eBay completed auctions that sold for the highest price for each category. This listing was one of the Top 5 sales for this collectibles category under Type Writer. 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. Top Type Writer Sold for $1,250. on eBay

Name of Collectible: 1960′s Iconic Olivetti Valentine Typewriter
This item Sold for $1,250. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: elmo_elmers
Description by seller: “The typewriter is in Perfect working condition and is in very good condition (like new, no scratches or any other damage, not often used)”.

Definitely a cool collectible capturing the number one spot for the highest sold Type Writer on eBay in the month of April 2014.

#2. Top Type Writer Sold for $950. on eBay

2. Top Type Writer Sold for $950. on eBay

Name of Collectible: Yu Ess Index Typewriter
This item Sold for $950. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: dolly20
Description by seller: “Antique rare Yu Ess index typewriter, in very good condition.
The typewriter seems complete, a couple very light chips to the finish, ribbon is dry
”.

Here’s our number two spot for a Type Writer that sold for the second highest price on eBay in the month of April 2014.

#3. Top Type Writer Sold for $811.50. on eBay

3. Top Type Writer Sold for $811.50. on eBay

Name of Collectible: 1908-1914 Helios Typewriter Glass Keys Schreibmachine
This item Sold for $811.50. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: inf.div.121
Description by seller: “Found in very old farm in Kurland. Looks like it appeared there during WWI. All seems to work, but slow, not as it need to do, might be because of dust inside. I’m not an expert in typewriters, but for sure it need some work to be done. Need some cleaning and may be some small repairs”.

Here’s our number three spot for a Type Writer that sold for the second highest price on eBay in the month of April 2014.

#4. Top Type Writer Sold for $595. on eBay

4. Top Type Writer Sold for $595. on eBay

Name of Collectible : 1949 Typewriter Smith-Corona Sterling
This item Sold for $595. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: writertypes
Description by seller: “1949 Smith-Corona Sterling, with serviceable case“.

Here’s our number four spot for a Type Writer that sold for the fourth highest price on eBay in the month of April 2014.

#5. Top Type Writer Sold for $521.11. on eBay

5. Top Type Writer Sold for $521.11. on eBay

Name of Collectible: Working Royal Quiet De Luxe Powder Blue Manual Portable Typewriter Special Type
This item Sold for $521.11. (Click Image to View Auction).
eBay seller: schreibstang
Description by seller: “This beautiful Royal typewriter in the less common pastel blue color is in excellent optical and working condition. It was carefully disassembled to be cleaned and oiled and a new ribbon has been installed“.

Here’s our number five spot for a Type Writer that sold for the 5th highest price on eBay in the month of April 2014.

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.