Scott 120b Invert, $1.2 Million
Highest Price Paid
for a Single US Stamp
Batman #1, CBCS 7.5
World's Record Price for 7.5 Grade
Sold for $237,300
19th Century Punch
Cigar Statue
Sold for $542,200
T206 Honus Wagner SGC 3
Sold for $791,000
Fr.465 Orig $1000 Face Proof Charter #290
National Bank Note, Fourth NB, New York 
Sold for $96,050
Goudey 1934 Complete Set
All PSA Graded 7
Sold for $34,500
Grover Cleveland Alexander
Single Signed Baseball
Sold for $13,225
 1952 Topps Complete Set
(38) Graded Cards, Original Owner
Sold for $37,950          
Boris Vallejo, Cover Painting
"Tales of the Zombie #4"
Sold for $8,100
Incredible Hulk #1
Sold for $11,100
Carl Barks, Prototype Statue
"Far Out Safari"
Sold for $13,800
Archie Comics #1
Sold for $9,487.50
1936 George Herriman
Krazy Ket Sunday Page
Sold for $16,385
Babe Ruth Signed
HOF Plaque
Sold for $62,150
Detective Comics #1,
Sold for $28,250
Monumental Bohemian
Art Glass Vase, 42"
Sold for $28,250
"I Want You" Poster
by James Montgomery Flagg
Sold for $4,294


Detective Comics #28,
Sold for $30,510

1954 Superman vs Robot Lunchbox
Sold for $11,865

Marx MIB Wagon Train Playset,
World’s Record Price of $15,255

T206 Ray Demmitt SGC 4
Sold for $7,627.50 

Detective Comics #2,
Sold for $19,210 

Willie Shoemaker
1967 Belmont Stakes Trophy
Sold for $15,255
Incredible Robert Crumb
Sketchbook & Greeting Cards
Sold for $16,950
 Richard Pettibone, "Marilyn"
Acrylic & Silkscreen on Canvas
Sold for $14,125
Snow White Publicity Cel
w/ Production Background
Sold for $32,770
Babe Ruth
Single Signed Baseball
Sold for $17,720
Buffalo Bill 
Rare 3 Sheet Poster, 1908
Sold for $13,560
Charles Schulz "Peanuts", 9/1/63
Sunday Page, Football Gag,
Sold for $64,975
Incredible Titanic Archive
from Survivors John & Nelle Snyder
Sold for $100,570
Tiffany Studios Leaded 
Glass Bronze Floor Lamp
Sold for $135,600
Rare Figural Pocket Watch
Trade Sign, circa 1880's
Sold for $4,520
John Romita, Orig Cover Art
Spiderman #43, Dec. 1966
Sold for $101,700
Rare Planters Mr. Peanut
Cast Iron Fence Sitter
Sold for $5,932.50
Roullet & DeCamps
Automaton “Dance Lesson”
Sold for $6,497.50

Angel Botello (1913-1986)

Oil on Masonite

Sold for $21,850

Francesco Vinea (1845-1902)

Oil on Canvas, Signed

Sold for $10,350

Paul De Longpre (1855-1911)

Watercolor on Paper, Signed

Sold for $29,900

Adolphe Itasse
Bronze Sculpture of Angels
Sold for $9,600
1972 Chess Set Used by
Bobby Fischer & Boris Spassky
Sold for $76,275
1890's Cigar Indian
"Chief Poke in the Nose"
Sold for $62,150
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Manuscript Page, Uncle Tom's Cabin
Sold for $76,275
Sheet of 80, Scott 1586
People's Republic of China
Sold for $135,600
Max Friedrich Rabes
Signed O/C, Masquerade Ball
Sold for $20,700
Buffalo Bill Poster, 1907
"I Am Coming"
Sold for $19,260
Disney "Little Toot"
Incredible Setup Signed, Hardie Gramatsky
Sold for $8,625





 Rare, "Nile Kinnick" Cut Signature
1939 Heisman Trophy Winner
Sold for $5,650

Punch Cigar Store Advertising
Figure by Wm. Demuth & Co.
Sold for $37,290

1966 Signed Beatles Painting
"Images of a Woman", One of a Kind 
Sold for $155,250

 Original Charles Schulz "Peanuts"
Sunday Page, dated 2/9/64
Sold for $24,860

About Philip Weiss Auctions

For 25 years, Philip Weiss Auctions has grown into one of the premier Collectibles and Estate Auction Houses. We treat our customers respectfully and treat all our consignors with prompt attention and timely payments. Our consignment terms are considered to be the most reasonable in the industry, and we never charge added fees or hidden costs to our consignors. We hold worlds records in almost every area in the collectibles field, yet we do not hesitate to handle moderate to lower end items as well.
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Upcoming Auctions (Highlights & Images)

  • This Sale will Feature Jewelry from the New York County Public Administrators Office, Estate Jewelry, Costume Jewelry, Watches, Etc. Fine Art including 2 Originals by Ron English, Important Collection of Hungarian Painting by Listed Artists including Pal Fried, Josef Egry, Zoltan Nagybanyai Nagy, Herman Lipot, Bihary Sandor, Bernat Aurel, Karoly Kernstock, Laszlo Mednyanszky, and more. Other Artwork by Charles White, J.A. Porter, Abram Tromka, Bernard Buffet, George Fox, Rogers Turner, Sidney Woods, Cornelis Dusart, Harold Knight, Original Kate Greenaway Watercolor, Jean De Botton, Boris Vassiloff, Eduard Wiiralt Etching, Antoine Bouvard Jr, Alexandre Evgenevich Yakolev, Aquatint after Pablo Picasso by Jacques Villon, Watercolor Illustration by Kate Greenaway, Collection of Icons, Inuit Art Sculptures, Gorham Sterling Silver Tea Set approx. 170 oz, Tiffany Adjustable Book Holder, Tiffany Studios Bookplate Design, Andreas Serrino Photo, Bronzes from Several Important Estates including Charles Henry Humphriss, Jim Rennert, and More. Royal Doultons, Hummels, Lladro's, Important Posters Expected in Including Mucha, Cheret, Lautrec, and More. Please Continue to Check Our Website for Updates and More Information. 
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  • Including Estate Collection of Japanese Stamps with Multiples of Higher End Souvenir Sheets, US and Foreign Collections, Better Single Issues and Covers, Gold and Silver Coins, Postcards, Nice Ccollection of Art Books, Better Americana, and Much More. Please Continue to Check Our Website for Updates and More Information. 
  • Discovery Sale Featuring High End Items and Collections in Various Areas of Interest. This Sale will Feature everal Important Baseball and Sports Items including Signed 1974 Reggie Jackson Oakland Athletic's Game Worn Uniform (Mears Letter of Opinion), 1997-98 Michael Jordan Chicago Bulls Game Worn Uniform (Mears Letter of Opinion), 1971 Thurman Munson New York Yankees Jersey (Professionally Restored to Original State with Letter from Original Owner), Michael Jordan Personal Collection Wilson Wedge Golf Club, and More. Collection of Coin Ops including Mutoscope Machine, Slot Machines, Horse Race Machine, Rare Lillianette Cigar Cutter, Huge Mammoth Tusk Elaborately Carved with Incredible Workmanship. Military & Historical Memorabilia including Part 2 of The Robert (Bob) Lee Collection Featuring 19th Century Weapons, Badges, Buttons, Etc. Single Owner Collection of Presidential and Political Autographs, Important Collection of 19th Century Railroad Passes Belonging to Brigham Young, Other Autograph Pieces including Beautiful Signed Walt Disney 8 x 10 Photo, World's Fair Items including 1964 Tin Sign, Large 1939 NYWF Flag, and More. Advertising including Part 3 of the John Panza Ice Cream Collection, Collection of Neon Signs, Scarce Buster Brown Shoes Advertising Bench, Wonderful Collection of Posters and Ephemera from the Famous NYC Bar and Restaurant "Bill’s Gay Nineties" Including Buffalo Bill Poster, Pair of Life Sized Carved Minstrels, 19th Century Boxing Related Posters and Photos. Ocean Liner Memorabilia and Travel Posters with Many Better Pieces. This Sale will Feature Other Important Collectables in Various Subjects. Please Follow Our Website for Updated Photos and Descriptions. 
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  • Great Toy Sale Loaded with Fresh to the Market Items Including Trains featuring a Collection of New in Box MTH, Rail King, and Williams Engines, Cars, Accessories, and More. High Grade Boxed Lionel Trains including Cars, Engines, Sets in Original Outfit Boxes, Accessories, Etc.Another Installment of Vintage European Trains Including Bing, Marklin, Hornby, Etc. Part One of a Huge Collection of Pressed Steel Toys including Boxed Structo, Boxed Buddy L, Boxed Nylint, Boxed Tonka, and More. Collection also includes Keystone, Turner, Steelcraft, and Much More. Incredible Collection of Aurora Slot Cars Consisting of Boxed Sets, Boxed Accessories, Many Slot Cars to be Sold Individually including AFX, T-Jets, Vibrators, and More. Diecast will be Featured including Matchbox, Dinky, Tootsietoy, and more. Toy Soldiers including Vintage Britains Sets, High Grade Barclays, Manoils, and other Dimestore Figures and Soldiers from Multiple Estates. This Sale Will Have Approx. 600 Lots of  Great Material with Many Interesting & Unusual Toys. Continue to Check Out Website for Updates and Photos.
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Coming in 2015...We are proud to announce the Estate of Robert E. Lee (former Nassau County resident), being sold on behalf of the Nassau County Public Administrator's Office. This estate will be offered in a series of sales and will include Civil War Guns, Swords, Military Images, Buttons, Badges & Pins. Collection of Die Cast Vintage Cars and other Toys, Books and Ephemera with a strong emphasis on Military including Unit Histories, Large Collection of 45 Records, Non Sport Cards and Much More. This collection was packed away for 50 years. Please watch for updates.
Viewing Dates and Times:

April 9th Sale:

Mon 4/6 (10am-5pm)
Tues 4/7 (10am-8pm)
Wed 4/8 (10am-8pm)
Thurs 4/9 (8:30am-9:45am)


April 30th Sale:

Mon 4/27 (10am-5pm)
Tues 4/28 (10am-8pm)
Wed 4/29 (10am-8pm)
Thurs 4/30 (8:30am-9:45am)

May 21st Sale:

Mon 5/18 (10am-5pm)
Tues 5/19 (10am-8pm)
Wed 5/20 (10am-8pm)
Thurs 5/21 (8:30am-9:45am

    June 25th Sale:

Mon 6/22 (10am-5pm)
Tues 6/23 (10am-8pm)
Wed 6/24 (10am-8pm)
Thurs 6/25 (8:30am-9:45am)


(Additional Viewing Dates & Times Are Available by Appointment, Please Contact Us)

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Bidding through our website ends 15 minutes before the actual auction begins. Therefore, having the high bid on our website does not guarantee you will be the winning bidder. Bidding on our website places you in the running and your bids will be executed once the auction begins live. If you would like to bid in live time, you may call and request a phone line (if available) during the auction, or visit or to bid live during the sale.

Please Note: When bidding on items that are framed, please consider the frame a bonus as we are auctioning the image itself, and will not be responsible for any damage to the frame or that may occur during shipping.