Presidential & First Lady Memorabilia
News about Presidential & First Lady Memorabilia
RR Auction serving up White House china Feb. 13
BOSTON – RR Auction is revisiting the renowned collection of the late Raleigh DeGeer Amyx, a well-known historian, author and recognized collector of rare relics and White House porcelain. This presidential memorabilia auction from RR Auction will conclude Feb. 13. The fully illustrated auction catalog is available on LiveAuctioneers.
Oskar Schindler’s wristwatch, compass on RR Auction list March 6
BOSTON – A remarkable collection of Oskar Schindler’s personal possessions will be auctioned by Boston-based RR Auction on March 6. Absentee and Internet live bidding is available through LiveAuctioneers.
US political history on parade at Heritage Auctions Feb. 24
DALLAS – The only inaugural button referring to George Washington as the “Father of His Country” (perhaps the earliest instance of the use of the phrase) will open for bidding at $20,000 when Heritage Auctions presents Part II of the David and Janice Frent Collection of Political & Presidential Memorabilia Feb. 24. The auction offers […]
John F. Kennedy painting sells for $162,500 at Heritage Auctions
DALLAS – A rare painting completed in 1955 by President John F. Kennedy and auctioned by Kennedy family heirs sold for $162,500 in Heritage Auctions’ Dec. 2 Americana & Political Auction. The auction realized $1,162,777 on period presidential memorabilia ranging from pinbacks to White House china. Absentee bidding was available through LiveAuctioneers.