Top 10: Collectibles of February - 2014

$72m fetched by some of the best collectibles we tracked worldwide (Disclaimer)



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Toulouse-Lautrec Poster

A rare Toulouse-Lautrec poster titled 'Eldorado' has sold for $60,000, as part of a large vintage poster auction.

Top 25: Bay Art Items


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1960 Gibson Les Paul

A 1960 Gibson Les Paul guitar has sold for $137,000. It's estimated that only 1,700 of this model were made between 1958 and 1960.

Top 25: eBay Guitars


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1968 Honda CB750

An extremely rare 1969 Honda CB7550 (Prototype) motorcycle has sold for $148,100 on eBay. The bike is thought to be the lone (fully-intact) survivor from the four that were built.

Top 25: eBay Motorcycles


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1870 Jardinière

An 1870 Jardinière (flower receptacle) with a Ferdinand Barbedienne foundry mark has sold for $157,000 (£95,000).

Top 25: Decorative eBay Art


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Babe Ruth Baseball

A famous baseball signed by Babe Ruth with a promise to hit a home run for an ailing 11-year-old boy, has sold for $250,641.

Top 25: eBay Sports Memorabilia


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Old Carpet 'Fragment'

A rare 17th century Safavid carpet fragment from southern Persia has sold for $365,000.

Top 25: eBay Rugs


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Canadian Postage Stamp

A very rare 1868 Canadian Stamp has sold for $427,000 at auction. The sale set a new world record for a postage stamp from Canada.

Top 25: eBay Stamps


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Babe Ruth Pocket Watch

NEW YORK, NY, USA - An engraved pocket watch given to Babe Ruth after beating the New York Giants, in the 1923 World Series, has sold for $717,000 (£431,000).

Top 25: eBay Memorabilia


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1955 Jaguar Race-Car

This 1955 Jaguar (D-Type) race car sold for $5 million. The car was the seventh production D-type made.

Top 25: eBay Cars


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Francis Bacon Painting

A 1966 Francis Bacon painting (Portrait of George Dyer Talking) has sold for $70 million.

Top 25: Bay Art Items





*Price based on foreign (currency) exchange rate at time of sale.