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La Tour d’Argent’s Big Wine Auction

The Tour d’Argent restaurant in Paris is to sell 18,000 bottles of wine and spirits in an auction which is expected to raise about a million euros.

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Royal Report: Probably World’s Priciest Mag Ever

A special edition of the Czech magazine “Royal Report” has been released with gold letters on the cover and diamonds on the alphabet R. The luxury magazine will be put up for auction and is expected to fetch more than 4 million Czech crowns ($228,936). The price includes the special edition, a yearly subscription, a [...]

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For New Year’s, rent a whole hotel

Want to spend New Year’s Eve at The Curtis? This year, it’ll cost you a minimum of $51,000. But at least you can bring along 600 of your nearest and dearest party people to share in the experience. The Curtis Hotel, a boutique with a mid-century modern theme and 330 rooms, has started an auction [...]

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Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano China

Chinese artist Lu Hao signed a very cool edition of the Ferrari 599 GTB Fiorano model: 599 GTB Fiorano China Limited Edition. This specially- designed supercar will be auctioned the 3rd of November at a special Gala Auction Event hosted by Ferrari in Beijing.

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Rare Chinese stamp sells for record $332,000

A single Chinese stamp has sold for $332,000 at Zurich Asia’s “Stamps and Postal History” autumn auction in Hong Kong Friday. The 1897 Qing dynasty stamp was bought by a Beijing collector and set a new world record for a single Chinese stamp. It is an extremely rare 1897 small one-dollar overprint on a three-cent [...]

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Rarely seen Rembrandt to be auctioned

A Rembrandt masterpiece is expected to fetch up to £25 million ($41 million) when it goes under the hammer at Christie’s on December 8, 2009. The painting could break the record price for a Rembrandt, which currently stands at £19,800,000 paid for Portrait Of A Lady Aged 62, in December 2003. The painting, titled “Portrait [...]

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