Artfact Live! Presents December Sales from Quinn's Auction Galleries Bid online exclusively through Artfact Live! on over 900 lots of fine jewelry, books, maps, and antiques on December 2, 3 and 5, 2009.
News-Antique.com - Nov 24,2009 - On December 2, 3 and 5, 2009, Quinn's Auction Galleries, located in Falls Church, VA, will host its December Sales live online with Artfact Live!. In these marvelous sales, Quinn's Auction Galleries will offer more than 900 lots of fine jewelry, books, maps, and antiques.
The top estimated lot for the December 5 Fine And Decorative Arts Sale is a Tiffany Studios Renaissance Revival Bronze Base Table Lamp, requiring a minimum bid of $4,000 and expected to sell between $8,000-$12,000.
Among the notable lots in the December 2 Fine Jewelry sale, which benefits the Arlington Community Foundation, is a Men's Universal Geneve 14KT yellow gold wrist watch with a minimum bid of $1,250. The December 3 sale focuses on Fine & Rare Books with Maps & Atlases and includes an engraved wall map "Europe, Describing all the Changes of Territory...," Lon: William Faden, 1816, hand-colored outline. The minimum bid on this map is $2,500 and it is expected to sell between $5,000 and $8,000.
If you can’t join the live auction action in Falls Church, VA, on December 2, 3 and 5, visit Artfact.com to login or register free to bid live online at this exceptional auction. To research similar fine jewelry, book and decorative arts auctions and view over 55 million auction price results, including previous results from Quinn's Auction Galleries, visit http://www.artfact.com and search the industry’s leading past prices database.
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