Auction

Francis Crick

Christie’s To Auction Off Crick’s Famous Letter About DNA

Christie’s in New York will soon be auctioning off scientist Dr. Francis Crick’s letter to his 12-year-old son, saying he and a colleague had discovered something ”very beautiful” in the structure of DNA.

03/23/2013

Rare Chinese 'Ding' Bowl (credit: Sotheby's)

Rare Chinese Bowl Bought For $3 At NY Tag Sale Sells For $2.2M

An upstate New York family was bowled over, after a tag sale purchase fir a mere $3 turned out to be worth $2.22 million.

03/20/2013

Alex Rodriguez (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Alex Rodriguez’s Only World Series Ring Going Up For Auction

Alex Rodriguez’s only World Series ring is up for auction, although Rodriguez himself is not the one who consigned it.

02/24/2013

Curt Schilling's Bloody Sock (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Curt Schilling’s ‘Bloody Sock’ To Be Sold Off; Expects At Least $100K

The bloody sock worn by Curt Schilling during the 2004 World Series is set to be sold off — a casualty of sorts of the high-profile collapse of the former Boston Red Sox pitcher’s video game company.

02/23/2013

Opera Auction

Glorious Props And Costumes Put Up For Auction By New York City Opera

Nothing says “over the top” quite like opera, and now some of the most glorious and sometimes strange sets, props and costumes from the New York City Opera can be yours for the right price.

01/23/2013

Hans Sachs Poster Auction

Poster Collection Once Seized By Nazis Placed Up For Auction In New York

An assortment of rare posters seized by the Nazis from a Jewish collector was up for auction in New York this weekend.

01/20/2013

This never-before-seen photo of a young Princess Diana is expected to auction for more than $1 million. (credit: Caren Archive)

Rare, Never-Before-Seen Photo Of Princess Diana Heads To Auction

The photo was taken while she was on vacation in Switzerland when she was 18 or 19. It shows her lying on a bed with a unidentified male friend who’s resting a book on her shoulder.

01/04/2013

George Strait

George Strait’s Next Auction For Front Row Seats, Meet & Greets Begins Friday!

Beginning this Friday, George Strait will be auctioning off two pairs of front row tickets, meet and greets for every stop on his ‘Cowboy Rides Away’ Tour to benefit The Jenifer Strait Foundation. Need a great stocking stuffer?

11/20/2012

Don Larsen, WFAN's Boomer & Carton with the prized jersey (credit: Al Dukes/WFAN)

Palladino: Uniform Sale Comes At Perfect Time For Don Larsen

For a guy whose name became synonymous with perfection, he never made a lot of dough. He’ll have a career salary year by the time the auction is done.

10/09/2012

Mayor Michael Bloomberg (file/credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bloomberg: Retired Locksmith Pulls Sale Of Firefighter’s Master Keys To City

Daniel Ferraris, 69, of Union City said the city fire marshal called him so he stopped selling the sets of five keys on Sunday.

10/01/2012

FDNY Patches (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Report: Former Locksmith Auctioning Off Master Keys To The City Used By FDNY

The set of five keys could control virtually every elevator in the city, along with stoplights, subway gates and some firehouse doors.

09/30/2012

Lincoln Navigator/Yonkers Car Store (credit: Yonkerscarstore.com)

Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano Auctions Off Cars, City-Owned Items On eBay

Bidding to help increase a town’s revenue? It’s true and it’s happening in Yonkers, N.Y.

07/25/2012

Nancy Jones, George Jones and Travis Tritt at Jones's 80th birthday party

George Jones Turns Down Offer On Tennessee Estate

During an auction this weekend, George Jones turned down a $660,000 offer for two parcels on his 78-acre Country Gold Estate in Tennessee.

07/09/2012

Acts Passed at a Congress of the United States of America (credit: Christie's)

NYC Auction Of George Washington Document Sets Record

George Washington’s personal annotated copy of the “Acts Passed at a Congress of the United States of America” from 1789, which includes the Constitution and a draft of the bill of rights, was sold at Christie’s.

06/22/2012

A surplus New York state-owned Toyota Highlander available for sale on eBay via NYSStore.com. (credit: eBay/NYSStore)

Surplus NY State Vehicles And Equipment For Sale Online At NYSStore.com

It’s now easier than ever to get your hands on some surplus government property. More than 450 vehicles are up for sale from 15 different agencies.

04/03/2012

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