[NEW YORK] Three moon rocks brought to Earth nearly half a century ago and the only known documented lunar samples in private hands, sold for US$855,000 in New York on Thursday, Sotheby's said...

 [KUALA LUMPUR] For sale: a piece of 1MDB history complete with Turkish bath, swimming pool and a helicopter landing pad.

[NEW YORK] When George Lucas conceived "Star Wars" in the early 1970s, he had to create an entirely different look for an entirely different galaxy. That included the costumes. The film...

RARE items from the personal collection of Barbara and Frank Sinatra are up for auction for the first time.

CHRISTIE'S beat out rival Sotheby's in a billion-dollar week for both auction houses, thanks in part to eight-figure sales by bold-faced artists...

[GENEVA] A pearl and diamond pendant owned by Marie Antoinette before she was beheaded during the French revolution sold for US$36 million at an auction on Wednesday, shattering its estimated sale...

MARIE Antoinette's diamonds and pearls, not seen in public for two centuries, have gone under the hammer in Geneva, in what has been billed as one of the most important royal jewellery auctions...

[GENEVA] An exceptionally rare 19-carat pink diamond fetched US$50 million at auction in Geneva Tuesday, Christie's said, setting a new per carat record for a stone of its kind...

NEW records for paintings by Rene Magritte and Oskar Kokoschka were the highlights of an otherwise uneven sale of impressionist and modern art by Sotheby's on Monday night in New York...

[GENEVA] An exceptionally rare 19-carat pink diamond goes under the hammer in Geneva Tuesday, when it could fetch US$50 million (S$69 million), setting a new record for a stone of its kind.