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Patek Philippe Reference 3940 perpetual calendar men’s watch, which sold for CA$50,150

Patek Philippe earns top-lot status at Miller & Miller sale

Patek Philippe Reference 3940 perpetual calendar men’s watch, which sold for CA$50,150

Patek Philippe Reference 3940 perpetual calendar men’s watch, which sold for CA$50,150

NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A Patek Philippe Reference 3940 perpetual calendar men’s watch with 18K white gold case and clasp, one of the most iconic perpetual calendar wristwatches available today, sold for $50,150 in Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd.’s online-only Watches & Jewelry auction held June 12. It was the top lot in a sale that grossed $305,354. All prices quoted are in Canadian dollars.

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Winchester 1884 cartridge display board, which sold for CA$100,300 and top lot status

Bidders targeted cartridge boards at Miller & Miller sporting auction

Winchester 1884 cartridge display board, which sold for CA$100,300 and top lot status

Winchester 1884 cartridge display board, which sold for CA$100,300 and top lot status

NEW HAMBURG, Canada – Three 19th century American cartridge display boards – two from Winchester and one from Union Metallic Cartridge  – sold for a combined $241,900 in an online-only Canadiana & Sporting auction held June 5 by Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd. The sale grossed $496,219, including the buyer’s premium. All prices quoted are in Canadian dollars.

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June 12 watch & jewelry auction led by Patek Philippe, Rolex

Patek Philippe Reference 3940 perpetual calendar men’s watch, estimated at $35,000-$45,000

Patek Philippe Reference 3940 perpetual calendar men’s watch, estimated at CA$35,000-$45,000

NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A Patek Philippe Reference 3940 perpetual calendar men’s watch with 18K white gold case and clasp; a Rolex Reference 1680 red Submariner Date men’s watch from 1972 with stainless steel case and band; and a VS2 diamond solitaire ring with a 1.99-carat center stone and a 14K white gold band are a few expected highlights in Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd.’s online-only Watches & Jewelry auction slated for June 12. All estimates quoted are in Canadian dollars. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Black Cat Shoe Polish clock, estimated at CA$9,000-$12,000

Black cat clock could bring luck to Miller & Miller sale, June 19

Black Cat Shoe Polish clock, estimated at CA$9,000-$12,000

Black Cat Shoe Polish clock, estimated at CA$9,000-$12,000

NEW HAMBURG, Canada – An important Black Cat Shoe Polish clock (known to collectors simply as “The Black Cat Clock”); a circa-1938 porcelain sign for Orange Crush soda; and an early-20th-century Kuntz Brewery Bologna Girl lithographed tin beer tray are just a few of the expected highlights in Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd.’s June 19 online-only Advertising & Breweriana sale. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers. All estimates quoted are in Canadian dollars.

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F. P. Goold three-gallon jug with racehorse decoration, estimated at CA $8,000-$12,000

Miller & Miller presents fine collections of stoneware, bottles & tins, June 5

F. P. Goold three-gallon jug with racehorse decoration, estimated at CA $8,000-$12,000

F. P. Goold three-gallon jug with racehorse decoration, estimated at CA $8,000-$12,000

NEW HAMBURG, Canada – The lifetime collections of Don and Joyce Blyth – an astounding assemblage of stoneware, sporting advertising, decoys, powder tins, bottles in several categories, Canadiana, and more – will come up for bid in an online-only Canadiana & Sporting auction planned for June 5 by Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd., to begin at 9 am Eastern time. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Supertest Service Station double-sided porcelain hanging sign, which sold for CA $21,240

Vintage Canadian advertising signage earns top dollar at Miller & Miller

Supertest Service Station double-sided porcelain hanging sign, which sold for CA $21,240

Supertest Service Station double-sided porcelain hanging sign, which sold for CA $21,240

NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – Two Supertest Service Station double-sided porcelain hanging signs sold for a combined $41,300, and a Bennett 541 Supertest gas pump from the 1940s brought $20,060 in an online Petroliana & Advertising auction held May 15 by Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd. The auction achieved an overall total of $341,905. Every lot sold, 66% of the lots met or exceeded their estimates, and 31 percent of the lots surpassed their high estimates. All prices quoted are in Canadian dollars, and are inclusive of the buyer’s premium.

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Canadian 1930s Goodrich Tires Mountie porcelain sign, estimated at CA$16,000-$20,000

Mountie magic at Miller & Miller May 15 sale

Canadian 1930s Goodrich Tires Mountie porcelain sign, estimated at CA$16,000-$20,000

Canadian 1930s Goodrich Tires Mountie porcelain sign, estimated at CA$16,000-$20,000

NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – A Goodrich Tires Mountie porcelain sign from the 1930s, a pair of circular Supertest Service Station double-sided porcelain hanging signs, and a 1930s Good Year Tires double-sided porcelain flange sign – all Canadian in origin – are just a few of the headliners in Miller & Miller Auctions, Ltd.’s online-only Petroliana & Advertising auction, featuring the Bill McNevan collection, slated for May 15 at 9 am Eastern time. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.

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Clocks set the pace at Miller & Miller’s March 20 auction

French Paul O’Dobey monastery wire tower clock, 1899, CA$11,800. Image courtesy Miller & Miller

French Paul O’Dobey monastery wire tower clock, 1899, $11,800. Image courtesy Miller & Miller

NEW HAMBURG, Ontario, Canada – In Miller & Miller’s online-only Music Machines, Clocks & Canadiana auction, held March 20, four of the top five lots as clocks in a sale that grossed $418,065 Canadian ($331,625 US). All prices to follow are in Canadian dollars and include buyer’s premium. Online bidding was provided by LiveAuctioneersRead more