Titanic Auction Preview

1010 WINS reporter Stan Brooks views items from the RMS Titanic on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview 1010 WINS reporter Stan Brooks views items from the RMS Titanic on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Jewelry from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview Jewelry from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Two cups from the RMS Titanic are on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview Two cups from the RMS Titanic are on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Items from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit:  DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview Items from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Table ware from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview Table ware from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
A pocket watch from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview A pocket watch from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
A vest from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview A vest from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
A pair of binoculars from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview A pair of binoculars from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
A gauge from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview A gauge from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
A second class ticket and a pair of glasses from the RMS Titanic are on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview A second class ticket and a pair of glasses from the RMS Titanic are on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
A silver certificate from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview A silver certificate from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
A lamp from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview A lamp from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
A cup from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.  (credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview A cup from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
A scale model of the RMS Titanic on display at the Titanic Auction preview at the Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum on January 5, 2012 (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview A scale model of the RMS Titanic on display at the Titanic Auction preview at the Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum on January 5, 2012 (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
A plate from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.  (credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview A plate from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
A second class ticket from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.  (credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview A second class ticket from the RMS Titanic is on display during a news conference by Guernsey's Auction House January 5, 2012 aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum. (credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)
A view of an artifact recovered from the wreck site of the RMS Titanic on display at the Titanic Auction preview at the Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum on January 5, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview A view of an artifact recovered from the wreck site of the RMS Titanic on display at the Titanic Auction preview at the Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum on January 5, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
A view of an artifact recovered from the wreck site of the RMS Titanic on display at the Titanic Auction preview at the Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum on January 5, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview A view of an artifact recovered from the wreck site of the RMS Titanic on display at the Titanic Auction preview at the Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum on January 5, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
A view of an artifact recovered from the wreck site of the RMS Titanic on display at the Titanic Auction preview at the Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum on January 5, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview A view of an artifact recovered from the wreck site of the RMS Titanic on display at the Titanic Auction preview at the Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum on January 5, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
A view of an artifact recovered from the wreck site of the RMS Titanic on display at the Titanic Auction preview at the Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum on January 5, 2012. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
Titanic Auction Preview A view of an artifact recovered from the wreck site of the RMS Titanic on display at the Titanic Auction preview at the Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum on January 5, 2012. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)
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