News about Stone Hardware
Glenstone unveils monumental Richard Serra sculpture, June 23
POTOMAC, Md. – Glenstone Museum will unveil Richard Serra’s 2017 sculpture Four Rounds: Equal Weight, Unequal Measure in a new building opening to the public on June 23.
Milestone June 17-18 Firearms Auction follows trail from Civil War to modern conflicts
WILLOUGHBY, Ohio – Milestone Auctions, one of the country’s fastest-growing auction houses, will “present arms” on June 17-18, with a 1,450-lot sale chock-full of rare military, police, Old West, Civil War, NFA and other collectible and historical weapons. Bid absentee or live online through LiveAuctioneers.
Popeye And Olive Oyl Tank rolls to world-record $105K at Milestone toy auction
WILLOUGHBY, Ohio – Popeye toys haven’t seen an appreciable downturn in the collector marketplace at any point in the past 25 years. In keeping with that trend, vintage toys depicting the punchy sailor were “strong to the finich” at Milestone Auctions’ April 9 Antique Toy Spectacular, which grossed $650,000. Powering its way to the top […]
Strong Museum’s Chinese stone carvings find favor at Hindman
CHICAGO – Property from The Strong National Museum of Play’s collection, offered on March 28 at Hindman, realized more than $821,600. Extraordinary prices were achieved for Chinese amber fish carvings, bronzes, porcelain figures and Japanese inro.