Entries by Tom Hoepf

Mohawk Arms to muster 1,100-lot militaria auction June 30

BOUCKVILLE, N.Y. – The peaked caps and sleeve insignia of the German Third Reich diplomatic ambassador to Russia, the personal automobile standard and three other fender flags used by Kaiser Wilhelm II and a pair of British Georgian silver mounted flintlock pistols will all come up for bid Saturday, June 30, at Mohawk Arms Inc. […]

Classic cars get engines, hearts racing

NEW YORK – The pursuit of classic cars can be just as thrilling as actually getting behind the wheel of one of those bad boys and testing its speed and handling. Any car can get you from point A to point B, but certain classic cars—built aerodynamically for speed and incorporating innovative technology—just exude “cool” […]

Sitting Bull’s flintlock musket tops $162K

DALLAS – A flintlock musket that once belonged to Sitting Bull and Sioux arrows from the Battle of Little Bighorn led Heritage Auctions’ George Armstrong Custer and the Plains Indian Wars Featuring the Glenwood J. Swanson Collection Legends of the West Auction on June 9. The total from the event was $1.6 million, which exceeded […]