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Hotel Lutetia Taking Goods to Auction in Paris

The Lutetia, one of the most iconic hotels on the Rive Gauche of Paris, is selling part of its collection of furniture, art and wine at auction.

David Aaron Carpenter

Stradivarius viola could sell for $45 million

A rare Stradivarius viola valued at $45 million could become the most expensive musical instrument ever sold when it is auctioned later this year.

Meiyintang Chenghua Chicken Cup

Small Chinese cup sells for $36 million

This “chicken cup” sold for HK$281 million ($36.05 million) at a Sotheby’s auction today, setting a world record for Chinese porcelain.

Pink Star diamond

Sotheby’s forced to take back huge pink diamond

Sotheby’s says an enormous diamond known as “The Pink Star” is back in its possession after the buyer couldn’t pay for the jewel and defaulted.

Harley Davidson Dyna Super Glide

Pope’s Harley sells for $284000

A Harley-Davidson motorbike that briefly belonged to Pope Francis was sold to a mystery European buyer for 210,000 euros.

Macallan M decanter

The Macallan M becomes world’s most expensive whisky

The Macallan ‘M’ achieves a New World Record price at US $628,000 at Sotheby’s Hong Kong.

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