Upcoming Auctions

The American Sale

Saturday, February 9th at noon

Preview Friday, February 8th 2-6pm and day of auction at 10am until auction begins.

450 lots of antique, historic and collectible Americana. Fine art. Coins. Firearms. Books. Militaria. Historic autographs. Advertising. Sports items. And almost no brown furniture.

View the catalog and bid using the Bid Directly with Blackwell button below, or bid with Invaluable or Live Auctioneers using those buttons. 

Not local? No problem — we can ship many items worldwide. Phone bids ($100 minimum) and absentee bids accepted for pre-registered bidders.


This month’s highlights include:

– Hudson River painting of Lake George, attributed to John William Casilear
– Baseball signed by Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig and others, authenticated by JSA
– 1950 Ringling Brothers Circus side show photograph
– Several collectible firearms, including Civil War Sharps rifle, 1851 Colt Navy, M1 Garand and Carbine, Winchester lever action 1892, and more
– Coins, including lots of silver and gold coins, PCGS graded 1909-S VDB and MS61 1955 Doubled Die
– Sterling silver candelabra by Reed & Barton, Francis I pattern
– Early 1800s chapbooks, as well as other rare volumes from the 19th century
– 1840s American School portrait of two boys by New York painter
– Selection of vintage magic tricks, including F.G. Thayer’s Rapping Hand
– Never-before-published Elvis Presley photographs from 1956
– Native American jewelry and pottery pieces, as well as other items
– And much more. Really.

Save the Date for Future Auctions:

January 31st — Multi-Estate Discovery Auction

March 16th — Exceptional Estates 

April 13th — Exceptional Estates

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