Auction


Oldest Map to Use Word ‘America’ Up for Sale

Christie’s auction house said Tuesday it has discovered a previously unknown copy of a 510-year-old map dubbed “America’s birth certificate” because it gave the New World its name. Julian Wilson,…

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Trump Drawing of Empire State Building Sells for $16K

A sketch of the Empire State Building drawn by President Donald Trump has sold at auction for $16,000. Julien’s Auctions says the 12-inch-by-9-inch, black-marker depiction of the iconic New York…

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Hitler’s Personal Traveling Phone for Sale

A Maryland auction house is selling Adolf Hitler’s personal traveling telephone. Bill Panagopulos of Alexander Historical Auctions in Chesapeake City says occupying Russian officers gave the phone to Brig. Sir…

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Rare Glass Penny From World War II Sells for $70K

A rare experimental glass penny made during World War II has netted a pretty penny at auction — selling for $70,500. Heritage Auctions announced Friday that the penny was sold…

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Trump’s Boyhood Home Going Back on the Auction Block

President-elect Donald Trump’s boyhood home in in Jamaica Estates is going back on the auction block. Paramount Realty owner Misha Haghani says the property has “intangible value that goes beyond…

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