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The Beatles’ contract with Brian Epstein, the music shop owner who discovered the band, recently sold for $345,000 at Sotheby's. Signed by the Beatles on January 24, 1962, this document marked the launch of the Beatles' worldwide success.


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Two Royal Fabergé Tiaras Sold in Geneva

Christie's and Sotheby's each sold a royal wedding tiara made by Fabergé at their May auctions in Geneva for a combined total of $1.5 million: one belonging to Princess Alexandra of Hanover and the other to her sister-in-law, the German Crown Princess Cecilie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin.

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Marie Antoinette's Desk Goes Up For Sale

A mahogany desk commissioned by Marie Antoinette around 1780 will be auctioned at Christie's on July 4, alongside several pieces of royal furniture from the Rothschild family's collection. 

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A Century of Citroën

Aguttes is hosting an auction celebration in honor of the centennial of French car company Citroën at the Château de la Ferté Vidame in the Loire Valley from July 19-21.


Let the Games Begin

Grey Flannel Auctions' upcoming Summer Games sale on July 17th features over 1,000 lots, including game-worn jerseys, rare baseball cards, and one-of-a-kind memorabilia.