Star Trek's Spock costume to fetch 70,000 pound at auction
Star Trek's Spock costume to fetch 70,000 pound at auction

 A costume worn by actor Leonard Nimoy in "Star Trek" is expected to fetch up to 70,000 pound when it goes up for auction in September.

Queen Victoria's 'big pants' fetch 12k pounds at auction
Queen Victoria's 'big pants' fetch 12k pounds at auction

A pair of Queen Victoria's underwear with a 45.5 inch waist have sold for a "record breaking" 12,000 pounds at an auction in the UK.

Nazi-looted painting from Munich fetches 1.55 million

A Nazi-looted painting that was hidden for decades has smashed expectations at a rare sale in London as investigators work painstakingly to identify the origins of hundreds of other works from the same haul.

Johnny Depp's 37-acre France abode for sale at USD 27M
Johnny Depp's 37-acre France abode for sale at USD 27M

Johnny Depp's France home near St. Tropez, which sprawls across 37 acres, is up for grabs at 27 million dollars.

Miley Cyrus auctions her Caitlyn Jenner artworks
Miley Cyrus auctions her Caitlyn Jenner artworks

Pop star Miley Cyrus has auctioned her Caitlyn Jenner artworks at the sixth annual Inspiration Gala New York.

Egyptian shroud in first-of-kind auction in Paris

A rare ancient Egyptian burial cloth more than 3,000 years old is to go under the hammer Thursday in Paris, an exceptional sale of an artifact usually found only in museum collections.

Frank Sinatra's address book sold at auction

 Legendary singer-actor Frank Sinatra's little black book has been sold at an auction for USD 8,960.

Steve McQueen's modified Porsche may fetch 1 mn pounds at auction

Steve McQueen's Porsche, which was customized to outrun police pursuits, is expected to fetch 1 million pounds at an auction.

First edition of JRR Tolkien's 'Hobbit' sold for 137K pounds

A first edition of JRR Tolkien's 1937 novel ' The Hobbit' has fetched 137,000 pounds at a Londonauction.

Crocodile-skin handbag sells for a record $222,912: Christie's
Crocodile-skin handbag sells for a record $222,912: Christie's

A fuchsia-coloured crocodile-skin Hermes bag has broken the record for the most expensive handbag sold at auction, selling for US$222,912 at a Christie`s auction in Hong Kong. 

Andhra govt eyes Rs 1000 cr from 2nd round of red sanders auction

Eyeing a revenue of Rs 1,000 crore, Andhra Pradesh Government will auction 3,500 tonnes of seized red sanders wood in the second phase on an electronic platform by inviting global tenders in June.

Marilyn Monroe's pics taken 'weeks before her death' to be auctioned soon
Marilyn Monroe's pics taken 'weeks before her death' to be auctioned soon

 Marilyn Monroe's rare pictures taken by her pal George Barris just three weeks before her death are about to get auctioned in London.

Wing Commander Jumbo Majumdar's medals to be soon brought to India: IAF

World War II veteran Wing Commander Karun Krishna `Jumbo` Majumdar`s Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC) and bar will soon return to India, an officer of the Indian Air Force (IAF), which has bought the medals from a Britain-based auction house, said on Monday.

Paul Walker's 'Fast and Furious' Supra auctioned off for USD 185K
Paul Walker's 'Fast and Furious' Supra auctioned off for USD 185K

 The Toyota Supra driven by late Hollywood actor Paul Walker in the hit series ' Fast and Furious' has fetched a massive 185,000 dollars at an auction in Indianapolis.

Sapphire sets record at Christie's, Spanish royal brooch stranded
Sapphire sets record at Christie's, Spanish royal brooch stranded

Rare coloured gems led by a record-setting sapphire found new owners at Christie`s on Wednesday, but a heavily publicised brooch from Spain`s royal family was left on the block.

Rare 'pigeon blood' ruby sells for record-breaking $30 mn

A rare "pigeon blood" ruby has fetched a record-breaking USD 30.33 million at an auction here while a rare pink diamond that may have originated from the famous Golconda mines in India has sold for USD 15.9 million.

Picasso sets $179 million auction record in New York
Picasso sets $179 million auction record in New York

A Picasso masterpiece and a Giacometti statue smashed world records Monday for the most expensive art sold at auction, fetching more than $179 million and $141 million respectively in New York.

Van Gogh painting fetches $66.3 mn at Sotheby's auction
Van Gogh painting fetches $66.3 mn at Sotheby's auction

Sotheby's has sold a Van Gogh painting for $66.3 million, the highest price paid for a work by the Dutch artist since 1998, Efe news agency reported.