Pairs of Tiffany Silver Excels at Morphy Auctions

The term 'heavy metal' took on a whole new meaning at a recent Pennsylvania auction in which four pieces of circa-1882 Tiffany silver hammered nearly a quarter-million dollars. Offered consecutively, a pair of sterling candelabra sold for $111,600 against an estimate of $60,000-$80,000; followed by a pair of silver bowls that were bid to $134,000 … Continue reading Pairs of Tiffany Silver Excels at Morphy Auctions

Don’t Lose These Marbles! Antique Marbles Bring $70 Each

Marble enthusiasts traveled from as far away as Chicago and Indianapolis to attend Morphy's Auction in November that featured rare handmade, machine-made and transitional marbles from old-time, fresh to the market collections. Top prices were paid for rare sulphides – clear or colored-glass marbles with a suspended figure of an object, often an animal. A … Continue reading Don’t Lose These Marbles! Antique Marbles Bring $70 Each