Auction organizer Mike Overby said: "The shirt that sold in Reno is considered to be one of the most important Native American artifacts to ever come to auction. It had been expected to bring from $800,000 to $1.2 million at auction. Anything associated with Chief Joseph is highly...

A few months ago it was revealed that Joanna Lumley was putting some of her most famousAbsolutely Fabulous pieces up for auction to raise money for The Prince's Trust. And now we can reveal that her selection of clothes fetched a very impressive £15,010 at Kerry Taylor Auctions. "It was huge...

A bluefin tuna, prized by sushi aficionados as a high-end treat, sold on Wednesday for a record price of nearly $400,000 in the year's first auction at Tokyo's Tsukiji fish market. With the ringing of bells well before dawn, an auctioneer launched into a rapid chant as rubber-boot wearing men...

Bob Dylan's handwritten lyrics to his groundbreaking "The Times They Are a-Changin'" sold at auction for $422,500. The lyrics to the song were bought by collector Adam Sender. As a bonus, Dylan's lyrics for "North Country Blues" are the back of the document. The $420,000+ figure was far in...

In an auction tent that had seen a few cars pulled for not reaching their reserves, the BMW i8 Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance edition set a world record at the Gooding & Company Auction, selling for $825,000, more than four times its pre-auction estimate. After a brief introduction of the...

Michter's was never an inexpensive whiskey – but I was not prepared for the price of their latest creation – the limited-edition Celebration Sour Mash Whiskey – which is selling for up to $4,000 a bottle. Only 273 bottles of the Celebration Sour Mash have been produced. The whiskey is a...

Dinner with Leo on his yacht, which sold for a tidy $280,000, was just one of the many items auctioned. A Jeff Koons sculpture was the top selling item, going for $13 million. Dicaprio also donated a Banksy portrait, which sold for $1 million. The event was opened by Charli XCX, and closed...

The 1993 Toyota Supra stunt car driven by the late Paul Walker in the original "The Fast and the Furious" back in 2001 has been sold at auction for $185,000. The auto was one of several MkIV Supras built specifically for the film by Eddie Paul from The Shark Shop in El Segundo, California....

Need proof? A George Harrison stage played Maton Mastersound MS500 electric guitar has sold at auction for a tidy $485,000. The Maton was loaned to Harrison by Barratt's Music Store when his regular guitar was in for repair in 1963. He played it in concert at Margate (July 8-13), in Liverpool...

Christopher Turner Dec 1, 2011 The dress worn by the late Amy Winehouse on the front of her chart-topping 2006 "Back To Black" album has sold at auction. The printed chiffon dress, by Thailand-based designer Disaya Sorakraikitikul, was sold by London's Kerry Taylor Auctions on Tuesday...

 

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