Rare Jamaican Jewish marriage contract to be sold at auction

Jewish marriage contract from 1884 for couple married in Kingston, Jamaica will be auctioned as part of a sale of 'Important Judaica'.Marcy Oster - JTA, 12/18/2018, 5:46 PM

Frank Sinatra's kippa sells for nearly $10,000

Specially-made Jewish head-covering embroidered with Frank Sinatra's name and which belonged to late singer sells for $9,375.Andrew Silow-Carroll, JTA, 12/11/2018, 7:18 AM

Einstein's 'God Letter' sold at auction

Handwritten letter by Albert Einstein on religion, his Jewish identity and his search for meaning in life sold for nearly $3 million.Ben Ariel, 12/6/2018, 4:06 AM

Marilyn Monroe's siddur up for auction

The actress underwent Reform conversion prior to her marriage to Jewish-American writer Arthur Miller.JTA, 10/16/2018, 10:17 AM

Unopened letter sent to Anne Frank’s home fetches $11,000

Auction house sells unopened letter to Otto Frank in 1942 for $11,000, does not disclose new owner's name.JTA, 9/22/2018, 11:42 PM

Handwritten letter from Freud goes up for auction

Los Angeles auction house places rare letter detailing Freud’s Jewish background up for auction.JTA, 8/29/2018, 11:05 AM

Watch owned by Jewish Titanic victim sold to collector

Titanic victim’s Hebrew-letter watch sells for $57,000.JTA, 8/27/2018, 8:16 AM

Titanic victim’s Hebrew letter watch being auctioned

Pocket watch featuring Hebrew letters, image of Moses holding Ten Commandments, goes up for auction.JTA, 8/25/2018, 10:29 PM

Unopened letter sent to Anne Frank’s father in 1942 to be sold

Unopened letter discovered among deceased stamp collector's belongings to be auctioned off.JTA, 8/18/2018, 9:33 PM

Einstein letter on rise of Nazis sold at auction

Letter written by Albert Einstein on the day he renounced his German citizenship sold at auction house in Los Angeles.JTA, 7/4/2018, 11:43 PM

Einstein letters being auctioned

Letter written by famed physician on the day he renounced his German citizenship one of five being sold at auction in LA.Ben Ariel, 6/27/2018, 5:38 AM

Eleanor Roosevelt letter defending Israel up for auction

1957 letter written by former first lady in which she defends Israel’s actions in Suez Crisis up for auction. Bidding starts at $22,500.JTA, 5/30/2018, 9:07 PM

German composer's anti-Semitic letter sold for $42,000

Anti-Semitic letter written by German composer Richard Wagner sold at auction house in Israel.Ben Ariel, 4/26/2018, 4:13 AM

Einstein's violin sold at New York auction

Violin once owned by legendary physicist sold for $516,500 at Bonhams auction house.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/13/2018, 3:45 AM

Einstein letter sold for $100,000 at Jerusalem auction

Letter penned by legendary physicist discussing one of his groundbreaking theories sells in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2018, 4:05 AM

Haredi yeshiva secretary: Israel is the beginning of redemption

Letter from Ponevezh Yeshiva secretary calling Israel's independence 'beginning of Israel's rebirth declaration in its land' up for sale.Mordechai Sones, 1/1/2018, 5:27 PM

Nazi-Zionist cooperation medal offered at auction

Items from Holocaust period to be sold at special auction on eve of Tenth of Tevet fast.Mordechai Sones, 12/26/2017, 7:34 PM

Einstein letters sell at Jerusalem auction

Letters written by Albert Einstein about God, Israel and physics fetch nearly $210,000 at a Jerusalem auction.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/21/2017, 3:44 AM

Tiroche Auction House - Revolutionizing how Israeli art is sold.

Amitai Hazan tells of the auction house that is revolutionizing trade in Israeli and Jewish art.Mordechai Sones, 5/9/2017, 1:53 PM

Hitler's phone sold for $243,000

Nazi leader's personal telephone sold at auction in Maryland for $243,000.Ben Ariel, 2/20/2017, 3:44 AM

Autographed Larry King suspenders to be auctioned

A pair of suspenders signed by Larry King will be auctioned off to benefit the American Jewish Historical Society.JTA, 11/30/2016, 5:11 AM

Baseball signed by World War II spy sells for over $17,000

One of only two baseballs known to be signed by Moe Berg, a former major league catcher who served as a U.S. spy, sells for $17,029.JTA, 11/15/2016, 6:19 AM

Kneeling Hitler statue sold for whopping $17.2 million

A controversial statue of Hitler on his knees was auctioned by Christie's in New York on Sunday for $17.2 million.Shoshana Miskin, 5/9/2016, 12:20 PM

Anne Frank's copy of 'Grimm's Fairy Tales' sells for $50,000

Boston museum acquires Anne Frank's personal copy of "Grimm's Fairy Tales" for $50,000 at auction.JTA, 5/9/2016, 3:04 AM

Revealed: Einstein blamed US for not stopping Nazis

US government of 1942 controlled by 'fascist financiers,' Einstein fumes in a never-before-seen letter.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/8/2016, 12:52 PM

Hitler's copy of 'Mein Kampf' sold for $20,655

A copy of Hitler's book owned by the Nazi leader himself sold in an auction in United States.Arutz Sheva North America, 3/18/2016, 11:02 PM

500-year-old Talmud sells for $9.3 million

Sothebys auction sees rare Babylonian Talmud sold at global record price for Judaica, after being held at Westminster Abbey for centuries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2015, 7:21 AM

Auction of iconic Israeli flag cancelled

Flag from the SS Exodus, which tried to bring Holocaust survivors to British-mandate Palestine, bought by public institution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2015, 6:50 PM

Watch: Jerusalem Auction House Sells Rare Jewish Items

The Jerusalem of Gold auctions center will hold an auction on Monday featuring unique antiques with a Jewish theme.Eliran Aharon, 7/24/2015, 10:01 PM

Nazi-Looted Painting Sold at Auction for $2.92 Million

A Nazi-looted painting that was hidden for decades sold at Sotheby's for more than three times than estimated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2015, 4:12 AM

Adolf Hitler's Artwork Goes Up for Auction

Nazi leader's watercolors and drawing are expected to sell for between $1,120 and $50,700 in German auction to be held later this month.Cynthia Blank, 6/11/2015, 11:19 AM

Nazi Surrender Telegram to Go Up for Auction

Rare find expected to garner between $20,000-$30,000 in New York auction.Tova Dvorin, 4/28/2015, 12:02 PM

Jewish Art Collectors' Haul Up for Auction at $50M

Sonnabend collection includes some of the 20th Century's finest artists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2015, 8:30 PM

Hermann Goering's Suit to Be Auctioned in the UK

Nazi leader's suit found to be an original - after auction house owner notices sweat stains.Tova Dvorin, 4/6/2015, 7:16 PM

Herzl's Personal Dedication Sold for $67,000

Theoodor Herzl wrote: 'He who has no idea what he is willing to die for, is not worthy of living.'Arutz Sheva staff, 5/19/2014, 1:56 PM

Napoleon: A Modern-Day 'Messiah'?

Auction find reveals that the dictator drove to give full rights to French Jewry, fashion himself as the savior of Jewish life there.Tova Dvorin, 2/26/2014, 6:09 PM

Rare Manuscript Offers Unique Look at Hassidism's Beginnings

Only existing copy of pakshevil (wall poster) from mid-late 1800s publicizing ban by Vilna Gaon will be on auction in late January.Ari Yashar, 1/2/2014, 6:09 PM

Rare Book of Psalms Sells for Record $14.16 Million

The world's most valuable printed book was auctioned Tuesday. Printed 1640, it is thought to be first book printed in what is now the US.Ari Yashar, 11/27/2013, 1:44 PM

Schindler's Rare Blueprints Sold for $63,426

Blueprints for an expansion of Oskar Schindler's Poland factory were sold at an online auction, along with other documents.Elad Benari, 8/16/2013, 5:44 AM

Rare Schindler Documents Up for Online Auction

Rare documents that fill in some major gaps in the story of Holocaust hero Oskar Schindler have gone up for auction online.Elad Benari, 8/8/2013, 5:17 AM

Dreyfus Prison Letter Sells for $492,000 at Paris Auction

A letter by Jewish French army captain Alfred Dreyfus sells for $492,000 at Paris auction. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/29/2013, 7:49 PM

Grandson of Alfred Dreyfus Asks Not to Auction Off His Letter

A grandson of Alfred Dreyfus urges a private collector not to allow a letter penned by his grandfather to be auctioned off in Paris.Elad Benari, 5/28/2013, 6:12 AM

Letter by Alfred Dreyfus to Be Sold at Auction

Letter by Jewish French army officer falsely accused of treason, whose trial led Herzl to search for a Jewish state, to be sold at auction.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/17/2013, 8:25 PM

Heirs Demand Nazi-Looted Painting Include History in Exhibit

Heirs of German Jew claim auction painting was looted by Nazis, insist that exhibit at Museum of Modern Art explain its history.Rachel Hirshfeld , 10/16/2012, 3:04 PM

Anne Frank Archive Set to Sell for $30,000 at NY Auction

An archive of documents and artifacts relating to Anne Frank will be auctioned off on Nov. 5 at the New York Doyle auction house. Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/17/2012, 3:45 AM