Auction News

Auction News – including auctions, charity events, online auctions, and related auction industry news from the Send2Press Newswire service.

‘The Gold Thinker,’ an Andy Warhol Original Painting, A Gold Marilyn Comparable Masterpiece, to Be Auctioned for Charity

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Nov. 2, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — “The Gold Thinker,” an Andy Warhol original painting, a Gold Marilyn comparable masterpiece, to be auctioned online with eBay for Charity November 7 – 17, 2016 at thegoldthinker.com, Michael P. Wilson, the painting’s owner, announced today. eBay For Charity will host the auction.

Auction at USS POSSCO Industries Offers Excess and Disused MRO Spares Opportunities

PITTSBURG, Calif., May 23, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — USS-POSCO Industries (UPI), a large, West Coast steel mill, has announced that it will be selling a variety of excess and disused MRO items through an upcoming onsite auction – and online auction conducted by IAAS Worldwide – on Saturday, June 11, beginning at 9 a.m. PDT. Auction Inspection will be held the day prior, Friday, June 10, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. onsite at 900 East 3rd Street, Pittsburg, California.

AUCTIONS THIS WEEK: 6 Luxury Homes In The San Francisco Bay Area Totaling Over $85 Million

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., April 18, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — This Sunday, April 24, is the deadline to participate in an extraordinary buying event for some of the finest San Francisco Bay Area real estate. Luxury home auction consultant Guy Masters, in cooperation with Olivia Hsu Decker, the legendary luxury home specialist and co-owner of Decker Bullock Sotheby’s International Realty present this unparalleled opportunity. Each non-distressed property represents the best of the Bay Area.

The California Lifestyle Auction: Over $85 Million of prominent San Francisco Bay Area homes to be offered at auction

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., March 17, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Luxury home auction consultant Guy Masters, in cooperation with Olivia Hsu Decker, the legendary luxury home specialist and co-owner of Decker Bullock Sotheby’s International Realty present this unparalleled opportunity to bid on six of the finest homes in Northern California. Each non-distressed property represents the best of the California lifestyle. Ms. Decker will be donating five percent of her fees to the successful bidders’ charity of choice.

Whiteflash Selected to Host Historic Esperanza Diamond

HOUSTON, Texas, Jan. 18, 2016 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Whiteflash announced today that they have been selected to host the historic Esperanza Diamond in Houston, Texas on its cross-country tour of American Gem Society (AGS) member stores. The one-of-a-kind diamond will be on display in the Whiteflash Houston jewelry store in Sugar Land Town Square February 3-7, 2016.

Teenage Walt Disney’s Scrapbook of Original Cartoon Drawings to Be Auctioned

LOS ANGELES, Calif., Nov. 3, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The only known existing scrapbook of original cartoons drawn by Walt Disney will be auctioned at Bonhams in New York City this month, Phil Sears Collectibles LLC announced today. Walt Disney was no more than 17 years old when he drew the 13 cartoon characters in the scrapbook. Two of the characters are rodents, drawn a full 10 years before he created his iconic Mickey Mouse.

First Time on Market in Almost 40 Years: Luxury Real Estate Property in Montecito, CA Offered Via Sealed Bid

MONTECITO, Calif., Oct. 9, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — It’s the luxury real estate opportunity of a lifetime. The Semair Farm Estate located in Montecito, Calif. is available for the first time in nearly 40 years and sealed bids are due by Nov. 18 via Sage Auctions LLC.

Auction at USS-POSCO Industries Offers Excess and Disused MRO Spares Opportunities in September Online Auction

PITTSBURG, Calif., Aug. 24, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — USS-POSCO Industries (UPI), a large West Coast steel mill, has announced that it will be selling a variety of excess and disused MRO items through a second upcoming online auction, according to IAAS Worldwide who is presenting the auction.

Historic WWII D-Day Flag to be Auctioned this June

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 3, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — An historic 48-star American D-Day flag – similar to one radio personality Glenn Beck paid $350,000 for in an auction last June – will be offered for auction this June 2015 by Grenadier Military Antiques Auctions (grenadierauctions.com). The auction coincides with the 70th anniversary of the end of WWII and the 71st anniversary of the D-Day landings.

Auction at USS-POSCO Industries Offers Excess and Disused MRO Spares Opportunities

PITTSBURG, Calif., May 8, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — USS-POSCO Industries (UPI), a large West Coast steel mill, has announced that it will be selling a variety of excess and disused MRO items through an upcoming online auction. According to IAAS Worldwide, presenting the auction, among the many items to be listed will be: bearings, cylinders, pumps, valves, gears, pipe and hose fittings, filters, motors, brakes, electrical parts, fittings, fuses, PCB’s, and instrumentation.

420+ Acres: The ‘Ponderosa’ of Florida, Russell Cattle Ranch to be auctioned Saturday, May 2

MIAMI, Fla., April 21, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The famous Russell Cattle Ranch, a 420+ acres working cattle ranch in Bonifay in north Florida just minutes from I-10, will be auctioned May 2 in a special ‘retirement auction,’ Auction Company of America announced today.

Auction at Osram Sylvania of York, Pennsylvania Offers Fabricating Equipment Opportunities

YORK, Pa., Feb. 18, 2015 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — IAAS Worldwide is pleased to announce the Onsite and Online auction late fabricating equipment for the lighting industry such as presses, assembly machines, strengtheners, ovens, grinders, forklifts and so much more.

Auction at Worthington Cylinders of Canada Corp. Offers Machining Opportunities

TILBURY, ONTARIO, Canada, May 19, 2014 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — IAAS Worldwide is pleased to announce the Onsite and Online auction of CNC equipment, automatics, machine shop and tool room equipment, and misc. material handling items.

Care Bears Donning Jay Z’s Apparel for Barneys New York Slated for eBay

NEW YORK, N.Y., Dec. 18, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Artist Daniel Edwards depicts Jay Z as a Care Bear pal with Funshine Bear on the rap mogul’s shoulder wearing Leather Boxing Shorts from the Barneys New York collection, accompanied by six designer ornaments to be auctioned on eBay, with a share of the proceeds going to an organization that supports the ACLU’s policies against racial profiling. The work will be unveiled online this week, announced Cory Allen Contemporary Art.

Segoma Imaging Technologies to Photograph De Beers Diamonds for Online Auctions

NEW YORK, N.Y., Aug. 28, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Segoma Imaging Technologies, the leader in 360-degree Diamond Display Technology, recently announced they would be photographing large stones for De Beers’ online auction website. This partnership marks another landmark for Segoma – they are already photographing Rio Tinto’s Argyle Pink Diamonds for their monthly tenders. The images, which are displayed on The Argyle Pink Website, flawlessly capture the exact color of these fancy diamonds.

Selling at Auction: Surplus Printing Equipment, Office Furniture and Misc. Machinery

ST. CLOUD, Minn., and YELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio, Jan. 24, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Printing companies, paper producers, companies looking for misc. equipment or to stock their offices with office furniture can now find all of this at an online auction offered by IAAS Worldwide. Surplus to the continuing operations of Creative Memories, and hosted at two locations (Yellow Springs, Ohio and St. Cloud, Minn.), this unbelievable auction will feature top quality merchandise.

Huge Lots of Pavestone Inventory to be Sold

HAGERSTOWN, Md., Jan. 9, 2013 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Home owners and contractors envisioning spring home improvement projects like building a beautiful patio, walkway, retaining wall or surrounding gardens and pools with pavers from IAAS could save a budget-minded builder thousands of dollars. Offered to the general public as well as special pricing for contractors, handyman companies and decorators, this purchase of surplus inventory by IAAS Worldwide – and now direct to you will be the icing on the cake.

Fundraising Auctioneer Wins International Award

HAMPTON, N.H., July 30, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Kathy Kingston was awarded the Chuck Cumberlin Memorial Sportsmanship Award at the 2012 International Auctioneer Championship (IAC) competition on Friday, July 20. This year’s contest took place at the 63rd International Auctioneers Conference and Show in Spokane, Washington.

Waverider Auctions announces June 23, 2012 as ‘Vintage Surfboard Appraisal Day’ for Charity

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., June 7, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Waverider Auctions is producing the ‘2012 U.S. Vintage Surf Charity Auction and Ocean Art Sale’ to be held on August 18, 2012 at the Hilton Hotel Waterfront Beach Resort in ‘Surf City USA’ Huntington Beach, Calif. Public is invited to have their vintage surfboard or surf memorabilia appraised, by Gary ‘Seahag’ Sahagen at June event.

Hilton Hotel Waterfront Beach Resort Chosen to Host The 2012 U.S. Vintage Surf Charity Auction and Ocean Art Sale

HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif., June 5, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — On Saturday August 18, 2012 Waverider Auctions will hold one of the largest main land surf charity auction events in history. Charities benefiting from a percentage of the auction fees will be: The International Surf Museum, The Surfrider’s Foundation, Wounded Warriors Project and CHOC Hospitals, according to Seth Schiller, producer of the event.

Multi-Million Dollar Inventory from Former Four Seasons Hotel to be Auctioned May 31 – June 2

TORONTO, Ontario, May 16, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — IAAS Worldwide announces that 32 floors of custom furnishings, lush textiles, elegant fixtures and thousands of luxury hotel assets from the legendary Four Seasons Hotel at Avenue Road and Yorkville are up for auction May 31 – June 2, 2012.

Supplier of High End Stone, Tile, Marble Products Auctions Surplus Stock to Public

HAUPPAUGE, N.Y., May 3, 2012 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — IAAS Worldwide announces that Innovative Stone, known globally for its commercial work and regionally with their Fabrication Division serving residential clients, will host an Open to the Public Auction Sale to clear out hundreds of items from surplus stock.

*CORRECTED* – Melbourne Florida Property – Commercial Land Auction November 29

MELBOURNE, Fla., Nov. 15, 2011 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Myers Jackson of United Country Certified Real Estate and Auction, in Cooperation with Bobbie Bockman, D.Basile Real Estate, LLC of Brevard County will offer 47+/- Acres of Melbourne Florida Property in Viera Boulevard Commerce Park at Live Auction On-Site, Tuesday, Nov. 29 at 11 a.m.

Bob Moog Foundation and Museum of Making Music Auction a Moog Synthesizer Signed by Jazz Greats Herbie Hancock and George Duke

ASHEVILLE, N.C. and CARLSBAD, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Bob Moog Foundation and the Museum of Making Music are delighted to announce the joint auction of a Moog Little Phatty Stage II(R) synthesizer signed by jazz fusion legends Herbie Hancock and George Duke. The auction, which benefits both organizations, will be hosted on the Bob Moog Foundation eBay portal from Sept. 8 to Sept. 18, 2011.

Prime Lewisville Property, Texas Commercial Land with Stemmons Freeway Frontage Selling at Multi-Parcel Auction May 26

AMARILLO, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Buyers have the opportunity of a lifetime to purchase a prime Dallas commercial property located in Lewisville, Texas during an upcoming multi-parcel auction Thursday, May 26, 2011. 17.355 +/- acres will be offered in five tracts or in any combination of tracts during the auction event, which will be conducted by United Country – Alliance Auction and Realty of Amarillo, Texas.

OASA Records to Auction Rare Live Rehearsal Tape Featuring Aretha Franklin and the Late Van McCoy

WASHINGTON, D.C. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — OASA Records announced this week its silent auction of a live and rare rehearsal tape, never heard before, featuring Aretha Franklin and the late Van McCoy singing a tune titled, ‘I Was Made for You, You Were Made for Me.’

West Auctions Announces Industrial Rack Manufacturing Bankruptcy Sale

LODI, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — West Auctions, a commercial and industrial auction company, announces the bankruptcy auction of Excel Storage Products to take place on January 19, 2011. Interested bidders may register to bid from now until 9:00 a.m. PST that same day.

Momentum Transport Moves 239 Cars for Private Collector – Vintage Cars Offered through Leake Auction

HOUSTON, Texas (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — G&G Vintage and Classic Cars commissions Momentum Transport to move 239 classic vehicles to the Leake Auto Auction for an unnamed private collector. The auction – presented in joint partnership by Leake Auto Auction of Tulsa and Coys of London – showcased an incredible collection of classic cars.

VIP Auction Package to Attend the 2009 Emmy Award Show and HBO After-Party to Benefit Starlight Children’s Foundation

LOS ANGELES, Calif. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Starlight Children’s Foundation is currently auctioning off a VIP package for two lucky individuals to walk the red carpet and see popular television celebrities up close at this year’s All-Star Emmy® Award Show. Anyone can bid on two tickets to the Emmy Award Show on Sunday, Sept. 20 at the Nokia Theater in the heart of the exciting downtown complex LA Live and know that all of the proceeds will benefit Starlight’s seriously ill children and their family members.

Recession Fouls Basketball Superstar – A Player’s Loss is Collectors’ Gain at West Auctions

SACRAMENTO, Calif., April 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — There are times when a team transcends the game and steps over the boundaries of the sports pages and into the consciousness of a nation. It could be argued that the Chicago Bulls during the mid 1990’s was such a team – so well known that even people who never opened an issue of Sports Illustrated could name the starting lineup.

Turning Idle Tools into Productive Capital

BOISE, Idaho, Sept. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Heavy Equipment Auctioneers announced today their large semi-annual trucks, tools and equipment auction for Southwest Idaho. AJ Armstrong, a partner in the firm stated, ‘We are excited to continue to offer an efficient marketplace to turn idle assets into productive capital. This live auction allows the hard working people that build and maintain our homes, businesses, roads and machines a way to both buy and sell the tools they need to get their important jobs accomplished.’

Real Estate Auction Could Yield a Bargain for Rare Diamond Head Oceanfront Land

HONOLULU, Hawaii, April 11 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — When real estate sales are slow, the bargain hunters come out, and their favorite place to look for great deals is at real estate auctions. But not every real estate auction is a foreclosure. Honolulu real estate brokerage firm Elite Pacific Properties is holding a combined live and online auction for a rare parcel of oceanfront land in a highly desirable section of the pricey Diamond Head neighborhood.

Baseball Mementoes Remain Strong in a Weak Economy

BRONX, N.Y., April 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Baseball memorabilia guru Brian Cataquet, who runs Tobeeecat Auctions, a well known online sports card and memorabilia company, has received hundreds of emails from baseball fan collectors who are a little wary about their sports investments, asking the same question. ‘Has the weak economy hurt the baseball card and memorabilia industry?’ To answer this question in one word, the answer is, No!

A Holy Ride – Infamous Car Selling Again On eBay

LONDON, U.K. – Mar. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The car that drew international attention and broke eBay records with over 10 million visitors to its auction page in May 2005, is now going to be put back on the auction block by GoldenPalace.com, the winners of the now famous collectible.

Simply Sapphires to Auction a Ceylon Sapphire Jewelry Suite to Benefit Doberman Rescue Unlimited

WAPPINGERS FALLS, N.Y. – Jan. 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Simply Sapphires will auction off a 18 kt gold and sapphire jewelry suite (necklace, bracelet and earrings) to benefit Doberman Rescue Unlimited (DRU), announced John Tolliver, President and CEO of Simply Sapphires LLC. The auction will be held on the eBay Auction website January 29 – February 7, 2007.

BidTurf Celebrates Launch of Online Auction Site

YORK, Pa. – Nov. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — BidTurf.com, providers of one of the newest online trading opportunities, today unveiled its person-to-person, full featured auction service. The online auction will serve as a trading platform for users to easily browse, buy or sell virtually anything online with no listing or final sales fees.

TomKat Skat Relisted on eBay – TomKitten’s ‘First Poop’ in Bronze is the ShaTizzle for Charity

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Sept. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Capla Kesting Gallery announced today that the Daniel Edwards sculpture of Suri Cruise’s first poop in bronze, which has been covered internationally in the press this week and was the most e-mailed photo on Yahoo! on Thursday, is now back on eBay. The auction will benefit the March of Dimes charity.

Internet Casino Acquires Seattle Super Dog – eBay’s Hottest Dog

ARLINGTON, WA – Feb. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — GoldenPalace.com, the internet casino known for its eccentric eBay purchases, has won an auction for a hot dog with a bid of $1800 US. GoldenPalace.com adds to its collection of eccentric items while benefiting cancer research.

Unique Internet Name Once Owned by Osama Bin Laden, Which Expired on 9-11-01, Now Promotes Peace Available for Auction

LOS ANGELES, CA – Jan. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — shrimpo LLC and Christopher Curry have made news previously when it announced that it had created a unique procedure to take control of the official Osama Bin Laden family website, (saudi-binladin-group.com), for which the domain registration expired simultaneously with the tragic events of September 11, 2001.

Former Internet Name Owned by Osama Bin Laden’s Family Offers Message of Hope for Mankind Through Charity

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Oct. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ‘Will the history books in 100 years tell of our use of technology to reach out to one another from the largest cities to the smallest villages across the globe? Will it tell of solutions to world hunger and environmental changes?’ asks technology firm shrimpo LLC.

Controversial Binladin Family Website Goes up for Charity Auction

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Oct. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — shrimpo LLC is announcing for auction the domain name: saudi-binladin-group.com and associated Binladin domain names, once owned by Osama Binladin’s family. These domain names, and their corresponding emails, were legally secured via a unique technology developed by Christopher Curry, Principal of shrimpo LLC, on September 11, 2001.

Limited-Edition IO2 Technology Heliodisplay, and Lunch With Inventor, for Winning eBay Bidder

PHOENIX, Ariz. – August 29 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — JK Venture Partners announced today that it has acquired the rights to sell on eBay some of the first IO2 Heliodisplays available on the market. The IO2 Heliodisplay is the patented display that projects a full-color image onto thin air. Individuals and businesses alike may bid to buy a Limited First Edition Heliodisplay M1, through eBay Auction number 5235836491.

Brokers of All Sorts Flock to eBay to Bid on (877) BROKERS Toll Free and Domain

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – August 16 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — The Holy Grail of toll free numbers for brokers – (877) BROKERS – is up for auction on eBay by seller Nader Anise. It is item # 7537987363. Experts believe this may be one of the highest selling toll free numbers ever auctioned on eBay. The domain name, www.1-877-brokers.com, is also included as part of the package.

Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon’s Battle-Stained Bandage Sold On eBay

PARIS, FRANCE – August 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Tying together the past and present, the authentic bandage that was used to treat the head injury of Prime Minister Ariel Sharon from the 1973 October War was sold on eBay to popular online casino GoldenPalace.com for $10,000. The seller claims to be the son of an army medic who changed Sharon’s bandage and kept the bloodstained one as a souvenir.

For Patients with Primary-Progressive MS, Diamonds Really are a Best Friend

FRESNO, Calif. – June 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Kaizer Diamonds International, Inc., an industry leader in quality wholesale diamonds and diamond jewelry, today announced that they are beginning another Mystery Auction on eBay (eBay user ID – kdi-inc) to benefit research into new treatments for Primary-Progressive MS. The hidden treasure chest, prepared by Kaizer Diamonds, is guaranteed to contain items worth at least $100,000. All mystery items will be accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity as well as an appraisal.

New Zealand Company Auctions off the Chance of Becoming ‘The 8th Wonder of the World’

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND – June 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Reprazent Clothing Company, a New Zealand innovator in interactive clothing concepts, is currently conducting an online auction which may well prove to be a world first. Internet auction site eBay is expected to field bids from around the globe, for the opportunity to become the first organization to be marketed around the world in this possibly revolutionary marketing campaign.

Kaizer Diamonds Announces Mystery Auction to Fund Multiple Sclerosis Research

FRESNO, Calif. — June 10 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Kaizer Diamonds International, Inc., an industry leader in quality wholesale diamonds and diamond jewelry, today announced that it will begin holding mystery auctions on eBay to benefit MS research. The hidden treasure chest, prepared by Kaizer Diamonds, is guaranteed to contain items worth at least $100,000.00.

Goldenpalace.com Auctions Off ‘Mystery Safe’ Worth $1 Million Dollars!

KNOXVILLE, TN – April 22 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — GOLDENPALACE.COM, the girl who sold the rights to change her name for life to Golden Palace Casino has another controversial auction on eBay! Formerly Terri of Knoxville, TN, Ms. GOLDENPALACE.COM is now auctioning an 1100 pound ‘Mystery Safe’ with contents reportedly valued at $1 Million Dollars, making it the highest valued Mystery Auction to date!