Strange 'Tree of Knowledge' clock brings $340k

Strange 'Tree of Knowledge' clock brings $340k

This Vladimir Makovsky built clock was an unusual highlight at Patrizzi & Co's final 2009 auction
Unique Item of the week... The Downing Street sign

Unique Item of the week... The Downing Street sign

While UK politicians prepare for the fight for Number 10, the street's sign reaches auction
The Story of... the $35k Mummy's Head

The Story of... the $35k Mummy's Head

This mysterious, pristine head may have belonged to Egyptian royalty. Here's a closer look...
Unique item of the week... the stairs from the Eiffel Tower

Unique item of the week... the stairs from the Eiffel Tower

Sold for a remarkable �105,400, this piece of architectural history led a Paris-themed auction
Unique item of week... the $60k pair of Levis

Unique item of week... the $60k pair of Levis

The oldest pair of Levis ever sold were bought by a Japanese collector back in 2005
The Story of...

The Story of...

The most exclusive club in History
Unique item of the week... the Musical Harp Watch

Unique item of the week... the Musical Harp Watch

This unusual 1810 Swiss timepiece with pearls and diamonds sold for $86.5k at Christie's
The locket copy of the Inverted Jenny for sale

The locket copy of the Inverted Jenny for sale

A unique example of America's most famous stamp comes up for auction
Fragment of Roman Emperor statue found

Fragment of Roman Emperor statue found

Uncovered in Sussex, UK, 45 years ago, the piece is from a rare statue of Nero aged just 14
Wife suspected of Batman collector's death

Wife suspected of Batman collector's death

A millionaire whose collection included a $43k comic book has been found murdered in his hotel
The return of the House of Faberge

The return of the House of Faberge

The Russian jewellers famous for producing the Tsar's decorated eggs has relaunched as a luxury brand

£16k US Declaration of Independence found

A 19th century copy that a college almost binned is discovered and sold in an online auction

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