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Israeli court halts auction of tattoo kit said to have been used at Auschwitz

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An Israeli court suspended on Wednesday the auction of a partial tattoo kit billed as having been used on inmates at the Auschwitz death camp, following an outcry from Holocaust survivors. Obtained from a private col...

Scream machine: The Munsters’ Dragula race car up for auction

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A custom car designed by George Barris for "The Munsters" is heading to the auction block, but unfortunately not in time for Halloween. (Mecum Auctions) Dragula is a 1964 drag car built with a body ...

Super Mario Bros. 2 video game sells for $88K at auction

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An auction house recently revealed that a new-in-box copy of Super Mario Brothers 2 for the Nintendo Entertainment System sold for over $ 80,000. Nintendo Entertainment System with Controller and Game ...

Singer’s burned $3 million Bugatti listed at a discount price on auction site

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A $ 3 million Bugatti Chiron supercar has been listed in Key West, Florida, on the Copart car auction site at an estimated value of $ 345,000 — but there's a catch. The black-and-red coupe shows severe burn damage ...

‘Shoeless’ Joe Jackson signed baseball photo sells for record price at auction

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An autographed photo of baseball player "Shoeless Joe Jackson" has sold for a record $ 1.47 million at auction, according to auction house Christies. The 1911 photo is the only known photo in existence signed by th...

Winnie the Pooh’s ‘Poohsticks Bridge’ for sale at auction house

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The bridge made famous in the Winnie the Pooh books -- where the bear and his friends played "pooh sticks" -- is up for sale by the British auction house Summers Place. The bridge in Ashdown Forest in England was th...

Late Menards board member’s massive classic American car collection up for auction

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Larry Menard worked for his family's chain of home improvement stores for over half a decade and was a member of the board of directors when he died in 2019 at 74. (VanDerBrink Auctions) The vehicle...

Barn find 1993 Toyota Pickup with 84 miles up for auction

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The 1993 Toyota Pickup was found this summer in a barn where it had been parked shortly after it was purchased, the seller says. It currently wears the fitting vanity license plate: 1RARE93. (thodo_...

U.S. Army 1956 Chevy raises $1 million at auction for Honor Flight charity

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A 1956 Chevrolet 150 that was originally used as a U.S. Army Staff car at the Sioux Army Depot in Sidney, Neb., through 1964 was auctioned twice at Saturday's Barrett-Jackson event in Houston and raised $ 1 million ...

First edition copy of ‘Frankenstein’ sells for over $1 million at auction

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A first edition copy of the classic novel "Frankenstein" sold for $ 1.17 million at a recent auction in New York. Christie's, which hosted the auction, estimated the book would go for $ 200,000 to $ 300,000. But...

Rare US Constitution copy up for auction expected to fetch $15M

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Sotheby’s announced on Friday, which also happens to be Constitution Day, that a copy of the U.S. Constitution will be going up for auction in November.  The document is one of 11 surviving copies of the official fir...

A scratched-up piece of New York punk rock history — Johnny Ramone’s guitar — is up for auction

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The white paint is scratched off and worn away along the sides of Johnny Ramone's electric guitar, the one he used on stage for nearly 20 years to make some of punk rock's most distinctive chords with the legendary ...

A slice of Princess Diana’s wedding cake is going up for auction

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This may be the most expensive piece of cake you'll never eat. A slice of cake from Prince Charles and Princess Diana's 1981 wedding is up for auction. Weighing about 28 ounces, the slice comes from one of the 23 c...

Rare 2004 Ford Shelby Cobra Concept car valued at $2 million up for auction

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Several companies build replicas of the open-top sports car that stay true to the style of the original.  However, despite its enduring appeal, there’s never really been a new version of the Cobra. Well, except for o...

Bill Russell to auction most of his prized NBA memorabilia

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Bill Russell announced Thursday he is offering hundreds of items from his personal collection, including trophies, rings, basketballs, jerseys, letters, photos and other keepsakes. The items span his 13-year career a...

Gun that killed Wild West outlaw Billy the Kid goes to auction

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The gun used to kill the notorious Wild West outlaw Billy the Kid 140 years ago is going to public auction for the first time -- with an estimated selling price of $ 2-3 million. The Colt Single Action firearm belo...

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