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Time for an Aston Martin

My favorite James Bond, Sean Connery (Lot 91, this photo is expected to sell upwards of $470)

You all know that I love a vintage car. 156 more words


James Bond Aston Martin lights up Goodwood sale

One of the all-time greatest James Bond cars goes under the hammer on 13 July at Bonhams’ Goodwood Festival of Speed Sale.

The 1965 Aston Martin DB5 was driven by James Bond (in this case Pierce Brosnan) in the 1995 movie… 198 more words


BOOM! That Amazing Australian "Fireworks" Opal Commanded $162,500 at Bonhams

Update: The Australian black-bodied “fireworks” opal sold for $162,500.

What you see: An exceptional black opal with a “fireworks” pattern, found at Lightning Ridge in New South Wales, Australia. 868 more words


Prices rocket for classic bikes

In its day, the Clymer Münch Mammoth (above) was possibly the fastest machine on two wheels. A hulking beast, it used a car engine and has a growling engine note to match. 422 more words


World records at Bonham's Egypt's Awakening Sale

Fille à l’imprimé by Mahmoud Said (1897-1964), the father of Egyptian modernism, set a new world record at auction for a portrait by the artist at Bonhams Egypt’s Awakening sale in London on the 18th of April this year. 183 more words


No One Can Do What British Potter George Owen Did. No One. A Covered Vase He Made in 1913 Could Sell for $21,000 at Bonhams

What you see: A Royal Worcester reticulated vase and cover, made by George Owen in 1913 and standing just over five inches tall. Bonhams estimates it at £10,000 to £15,000, or $14,000 to $21,000. 1,563 more words