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July 5, 2016

The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (PHMC) is inviting the public to an auction of items removed from its collection including a 1909 Zimmerman touring car and a stage coach.  The auction is being conducted by Cordier Auctions & Appraisals, 1500 Paxton Street, Harrisburg on July 9 at 10 am. 

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Cordier’s Spring Auction to Feature Ivory Collection, Sterling Silver, and Designer Jewelry

May 2, 2016

Cordier’s Spring 2016 Antique and Fine Art Auction in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania will feature a single-owner pre-ban ivory collection, an array of sterling silver and a stunning selection of jewelry including cufflinks. The auction will be held at Cordier’s auction house in Harrisburg on May 21 and 22.


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Collectible Firearms Bring Home the Bidders at Cordier’s March 20 Auction

April 8, 2016

Cordier’s March 20 Firearms and Militaria Auction featured a fine assortment of Pennsylvania long rifles including one from Perry County that sold for $1,200.  Other highlights at the Harrisburg auction house included Colt revolvers, sporting rifles, and militaria. Prices quoted are hammer prices.

Bidding started with an array of antique handguns, notably a Colt 1860 Army revolver, built in 1862, which brought $1,600.  In modern handguns, the highlights included a Colt Python revolver in .357 magnum, which sold for $2,100.

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Cordier to Offer Magnificent Harrisburg Estate at Auction

March 31, 2016

Cordier Auctions in Harrisburg will present fine furnishings, decorative, and fine art from a magnificent Harrisburg estate. The online auction will run from April 1st through April 9th. Featured lots include a Steinway grand piano, a 19th century Amaranth Brunswick-Balke-Collender pool table and paintings and prints by artists including Peter Max.

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Tiffany Lamp Enlightens Cordier’s Winter Auction

March 15, 2016

Cordier Auctions’ first catalog auction in 2016 offered an illuminating array of treasures including the top lot, a Tiffany Studios Grapevine Lamp with Lily Pad Base that sold for $24,000, a 4.78 carat ruby and diamond ring at $13,000, and a Mughal jade hilted Khanjar dagger that was hammered down at $12,000, among other lots. The February 20-21 sale was held in Harrisburg, PA.  Prices quoted are hammer prices.

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Cordier Auctions Hosts Business After Hours with Record Number of Attendees

March 11, 2016

On Thursday, February 18 Cordier Auctions hosted the monthly Business After Hours event in conjunction with the Harrisburg Regional Chamber & CREDC.  A record number of 137 individuals attended the event, which was held at Cordier’s auction house in Harrisburg.  The event featured a special sneak preview of Cordier’s Winter Antique and Fine Art Auction.

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Cordier Lines up Colts, Winchesters, and Pennsylvania Long Rifles for Spring Firearms and Militaria Auction

March 10, 2016

Cordier’s Spring Firearms and Militaria Auction on March 20 will offer a selection of Colts and Winchesters as well as more than a dozen Pennsylvania Long rifles.  Other items coming to the block will include collectibles from the Civil War through the World War II.  The sale will be held at Cordier’s auction house at 1500 Paxton Street, Harrisburg.

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Private Preview of Winter Antique and Fine Art Auction

February 18, 2016
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Cordier’s Winter Auction to Feature Tiffany Lamp and a Collection of Ethnographic and Modern Art

February 2, 2016

Cordier’s February 20 and 21 Antique and Fine Art Auction in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania is to feature a rare Tiffany Grapevine table lamp with Lily Pad base (estimate $8,000-12,000), the Saul and Florence Putterman collection of modern and ethnographic art, and fine furnishings and art from a King’s Point, New York estate.


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Colts and Winchesters Fire Up Bidders at Cordier’s December 6 Firearms and Militaria Auction

January 20, 2016

Cordier’s December 6, 2015 Firearms and Militaria Auction in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania featured an exciting array of high quality handguns and long guns as well as edged weapons.  Colts and Winchesters continue to deliver, including a Colt Combat Cobra revolver in .357 magnum ($3,400) and a Winchester model 1895 rifle .35 W.C.F. ($3,100). Prices quoted are hammer prices.


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