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Championships Treasures at Heritage Auctions’ Platinum Night In NYC

Shoeless Joe Jackson, Muhammad Ali, And Babe Ruth Treasures Highlight Platinum Night In NYC, The Hobby's Premier Event

On Feb. 22, in New York, Heritage’s “Platinum Night” auction will sell key artifacts of each respective historic first championship to the most determined collector. In addition to Babe Ruth’s 1923 World Series championship pocket watch which could fetch $750,000, other collectibles are worth of mention. The boxing gloves Muhammad Ali was wearing as he […]

Helmut Newton’s SUMO by Taschen- The Largest Book of the 20th Century

Helmut Newton’s SUMO by Taschen: The Biggest and Most Expensive Book Of The 20th Century

In 1999 Benedikt Taschen published SUMO, a retrospective of iconic photographer Helmut Newton. SUMO was a titanic book in every respect: it broke records for weight, dimensions, and resale price. The book was tribute to one of the 20th century’s most influential, intriguing and controversial photographers. SUMO – a landmark book stood head and shoulders […]

Andy Warhol’s Mao Painting Fetched £7.6 Million at Sotheby’s Auction

Finding a Deal on Warhol’s Mao Paintings

Andy Warhol’s painting of Chinese communist leader Mao Tse-tung (Zedong) has fetched an impressive £7.6 million ($12,7 million) at Sotheby’s auction in London. The pop artist’s 1977 painting sold for more than 18 times the price paid last time it went to auction (£421,500). Samuel Valette, a Sotheby’s senior international specialist, purchased it for a […]

Gather Your Friends Around Cowboy Cauldron Portable Fire Pit and Grill

The Ranch Boss Cowboy Cauldron Is Your Next BBQ's Centerpiece

There is no better place to gather friends and family than around fire pit or grill. Or in this case around Cowboy Cauldron – portable fire pit and grill. Cowboy Cauldrons are designed to offer a range of uses, including: a Cauldron fire pit, a grill, and an architectural feature. A Cauldron is incredibly sturdy […]

Zaha Hadid’s Crystal Architecture Collection for Lalique

Zaha Hadid designs crystal vase collection for Lalique

Zaha Hadid has created a series of vases made from crystal for the french brand Lalique. Unveiled at Maison et Objet 2014, these striking new vases feature the same trademark forms and lines that define Hadid’s buildings. Called Crystal Architecture collection, the range comprises two vases: Manifesto, a curved and ridged vessel that plays with […]

Vetro Vero – Hand-blown and Lead-free Crystal in Venetian Colors

Hand-Blown Venetian-Inspired Goblets With 24k Gold Leaf Fit for Royalty

“There’s only one word for glass from Vetro Vero: intense. Exquisitely crafted, yes. But essentially, it’s intense: passionate, strong, focused,” said Regina Connell, Handful of Salt. Vetro Vero (True Glass, in Italian), is a glass studio dedicated to creating refined, hand-blown and lead-free crystal in Venetian colors. Josie Gluck and Michael Schunke is the Pennsylvania-based […]