News about Hoop Earrings
LSU hoops legend Pete Maravich’s letterman jacket sells for $117K
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) – Basketball great “Pistol” Pete Maravich’s college letterman jacket sold for nearly $117,000 at an auction during the weekend, more than 50 years after his record-setting career at Louisiana State University.
Bruneau readies its second Historic Arms & Militaria sale for Nov. 20
CRANSTON, R.I. – Bruneau & Co.’s fall Historic Arms & Militaria auction, planned for Saturday, November 20, features more than 500 items focusing on the French and Indian War, the American Revolution, the Civil War, World Wars I and II, as well as modern firearms. Absentee and Internet live bidding will be available through LiveAuctioneers.
In Memoriam: fashion designer, licensing pioneer Pierre Cardin, 98
PARIS (AP) — French fashion designer Pierre Cardin possessed a wildly inventive artistic sensibility tempered by a stiff dose of business sense. He had no problem acknowledging that he earned more from a pair of stockings than from a haute-couture gown with a six-figure price tag.
Pax Romana’s Nov. 8 & 15 auctions feature ancient art, jewellery, weaponry
LONDON – Pax Romana Auctions will host a no-reserve two-part online sale of antiquities, jewellery, ancient weaponry, Asian and classic art on successive Sundays, November 8 and 15. The first of the two auction sessions celebrates “Masterpieces of Ancient Asia,” while the second is titled “Ancient Jewellery, Weaponry and Classical Art.” Bidders are invited to […]