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Rare Ferrari fetches $38m at auction

The amount paid for the 1962 250 GTO Berlinetta, one of only 39 ever built, beat the previous price set last year for a Mercedes-Benz racer Asia homepage

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Oscar awarded for 1942 film fetches $79,200 at auction

NEW YORK (Reuters) – An Oscar for color art direction awarded for the 1942 film “My Gal Sal” sold for $ 79,200 at auction in Rhode Island late on Monday, more than double its high pre-sale estimate. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Oldest Superman cover design fetches $286,800 at auction

A cover design for what may be the oldest comic book cover featuring Superman sold for more than a quarter of a million dollars earlier today. Action Comics No. 15, which shows Superman holding up a submarine from the depths … Continue reading

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Springsteen’s handwritten ‘Born to Run’ draft fetches $197,000

(Reuters) – Rocker Bruce Springsteen’s 1974 handwritten draft of his hit song “Born to Run” has sold for $ 197,000, auctioneers Sotheby’s said on Thursday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Rare 1938 Superman comic book found in U.S. wall fetches $175,000

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A rare 75-year-old comic book featuring the debut of Superman found in a Minnesota home’s wall fetched $ 175,000 at auction, comic book seller Comicconnect.com said on Wednesday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Vietnamese painting first valued at USD75 fetches record USD390,000 – VietNamNet Bridge

Vietnamese painting first valued at USD75 fetches record USD390,000VietNamNet BridgeVietNamNet Bridge – A painting that was initially valued at just 50 pounds ($ 75) sold for HK$ 3.03 million ($ 390,000) in a weekend auction by Christie's International in Hong … Continue reading

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Vietnamese Painting First Valued at $75 Fetches Record $390000 – Businessweek

Vietnamese Painting First Valued at $ 75 Fetches Record $ 390000BusinessweekA painting that was initially valued at just 50 pounds ($ 75) sold for HK$ 3.03 million ($ 390,000) in a weekend auction by Christie's International in Hong Kong, setting … Continue reading

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Rare “Harry Potter” first edition fetches record auction price

(Reuters) – A unique first edition of “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” annotated by author J.K. Rowling has sold for a record 150,000 pounds ($ 227,421) at a London charity auction, Sotheby’s said on Tuesday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Rare “Harry Potter” first edition fetches record auction price

(Reuters) – A unique first edition of “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” annotated by author J.K. Rowling has sold for a record 150,000 pounds ($ 227,421) at a London charity auction, Sotheby’s said on Tuesday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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“Star Trek” phaser fetches $231,000 at U.S. auction

Captain Kirk’s “Star Trek” phaser gun from the second pilot of the wildly popular 1960s television series sold for a hefty $ 231,000 on Saturday in Los Angeles, Julien’s Auctions said. Reuters: Entertainment News

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