Sotheby's is a British founded, American multinational corporation headquartered in New York City. One of the world's largest brokers of fine and decorative art, jewelry, real estate, and collectibles, Sotheby's operation is divided into three segments: auction, finance, and dealer. The company’s services range from corporate art services to private sales. It is named after one of its cofounders, John Sotheby. [Wikipedia]
Trade styles include "Leigh and Sotheby," "Sotheby and Son," "Sotheby, S. Leigh & Co.," "Sotheby, S. Leigh & John Wilkinson," and "Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge."
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Past Auction Results
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Catalogue of the collection of coins of a clergyman in the country, consisting chiefly of English silver, and including a double penny, & penny of William I, II, ... English medals ... of Napoleon I; [also] some Greek & Roman coins, ... the property of a collector ... [03/11/1871]
1871 Mar 11
# of Lots: 194
Catalogue of a very choice collection of Greek coins, in excellent preservation, a large number of which are believed to be unique, or nearly so, also a small quantity of ancient jewellery, and some Greek glass, the property of Pericles Exereunetes, Esq., [pseudonym of C.L.W. Merlin] ... [03/16/1871]
1871 Mar 16
# of Lots: 457
Catalogue of a valuable & miscellaneous collection of Greek, Roman, Saxon, English, Scotch and foreign coins, in gold, silver, and copper, ... [as well as a] relic of Sir W[alter] Scott, containing a portion of the poet's hair, some curious antique watches, [etc., variously belonging to] a gentleman lately deceased, and others ... [08/18/1871]
1871 Aug 18
# of Lots: 723