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FOUND - Vintage Duck Call Fetches $8,800

March 25, 2018

SOLD - $30,100 for Snowboard Found in Storage Unit

ONLINE - A rare Burton snowboard found in a storage unit has fetched $30,100 on eBay. Seller says he bought the storage auction unit for clothes and furniture that looked interesting. Great Find!

Source: eBay - September 27, 2015


Copley Fine Art Auctions
SOLD - $210,000 for Antique Duck Decoy

PLYMOUTH, MASSACHUSETTS, USA - A circa 1900 Duck Decoy carved by A. Elmer Crowell (1862–1952) has sold for $210,000 at auction. The decoy was sold by Copley Fine Art Auctions.

Source: Antiques and the Arts - July 27, 2015


Art Daily
SOLD - $300,000 for World's Oldest Hockey Stick

GATINEAU, QUEBEC, CANADA - The world’s oldest known hockey stick (circa 1830s) has sold for $300,000. The hockey stick, known as the Moffatt stick was sold to The Canadian Museum of History.

Source: Art Daily - January 9, 2015


Antiques and the Arts
Rare Duck Decoy Sells for $767,000

NEW YORK, NY, USA - An antique Duck Decoy (circa 1900) has sold for $767,000, including the buyer’s premium. The decoy had a presale estimate of $350,000 - $500,000.

Source: Antiques and the Arts - January 28, 2014