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Morphy Auctions is the discriminating collector’s #1 choice when it comes to buying or selling antiques and fine art. Our east and west coast locations makes our galleries easily accessible to potential auction bidders and consignors. Keep up to date with the latest news and information for Morphy auctions, discover divisional news, and share individual posts.

Toy & Doll

Morphy’s Feb. 1-3 auction features huge selection of rare toys, banks, marbles and ultimate in Topps sports card gum packs

January 19, 2023

Unopened 1952 Topps baseball brick of eight factory-sealed 5-cent wax packs containing five cards each leads sports category with a $400,000-$800,000 estimate   DENVER, Pa. – If you’re a Star Wars fan, you’ve undoubtedly heard about Morphy’s February 1 auction of “The Morphy Find,” an incredibly rare trove of 1970s/’80s action figures discovered in their […]

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Fine & Decorative Arts

Morphy’s concludes stellar year with $1.9M Fine & Decorative Arts auction

January 9, 2023

Superior-quality Tiffany Studios Nasturtium lamp leads stellar lineup, selling for $123,000   DENVER, Pa. – Morphy Auctions set the stage for a beautiful Christmas season with its $1.9 million Fine & Decorative Arts Auction held December 19-20 at the company’s spacious Pennsylvania gallery. Collectors, tastemakers and holiday shoppers vied for superior jewels and watches, paintings, […]

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Morphy’s Dec. 13-15 Collectible Firearms & Militaria auction reviews American history with rarities from pre-Revolutionary War era through modern day

December 5, 2022

Date of Release: November 28, 2022   Morphy’s Dec. 13-15 Collectible Firearms & Militaria auction reviews American history with rarities from pre-Revolutionary War era through modern day   Featured: 1796 George Washington letter, rare-pattern 1760 British light infantry flintlock carbine, Bowie knives of utmost quality, circa 1800-1820s Northeastern-style pipe tomahawk   DENVER, Pa. – Year […]

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Morphy’s Nov. 15-16 Firearms & Militaria auction

November 10, 2022

Date of Release: Nov. 8, 2022   Morphy’s Nov. 15-16 Firearms & Militaria auction features ultimate in ATF Registry weapons, Model 1853 Sharps carbine from John Brown’s arsenal, pair of circa-1978 Ivo Fabbri shotguns   Special Highlight: Impeccably documented gold-embellished Smith & Wesson .44 Magnum custom ordered by Elvis Presley, decorated by legendary Las Vegas […]

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Rare and fresh-to-market gambling, music and vending machines at forefront of Morphy’s Nov. 3-5 Coin-Op & Antique Advertising Auction

October 27, 2022

Featured: Superlative circa-1904 Caille Bros. 5-cent Roulette floor model slot machine with seven coin-slots, estimated at $200K-$300K   DENVER, Pa. – Once found at saloons, hotel lobbies and oceanfront boardwalks all across America, antique coin-op machines are quaint reminders of an era when radio, television and video games were still mysteries of the future. For […]

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