Scott 120b Invert, $1.2 Million
Highest Price Paid
for a Single US Stamp
Incredible Titanic Archive
from Survivors John & Nelle Snyder
Sold for $100,570
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 $6,325
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
Sol White
"History of Colored Baseball"
Sold for $8,475
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 Comics from Three Important Collections. From the Western Massachusetts Collection Detective Comics, From an Original Owner Collection Superman Comics #2 - #11, Action Comics #18 - #39, Includes Action Comics 25 & 30 CBCS graded 9.4, Action 36 & 38 CBCS graded 9.0 with more being graded. Also New Find Batman #1 graded CBCS 7.5, and Batman #2 graded an incredible CBCS 9.2. We will also feature as always 1000’s of Golden, Silver and Modern Age Comics. Large Collections of Comics 1950's-80's Including Westerns, Funnies, Horror, and Much More including Various DC Titles, Marvel, Independents, Etc. Nice Selection of Big Little Books and Pulp Magazines. We are featuring 3 Comic Art Collections, two from comic strip artists directly with a great selection of 1920’s-60’s Strip Art including John Cullen Murphy "Prince Valiant", Chester Gould "Dick Tracy", Charles Schulz "Peanuts", and Much More. A Selection of Kinstler Comic Pages. Our Animation Section will feature approx 100 lots of Better animation including Disney Production Cels from Snow White, Pinnochio, Fabulous Alice in Wonderland Pan Set up on Production Background, Fresh to the Market Concept Peter Pan Piece by David Hall, Another Great selection of Lord of the Rings Animation Cels and Other Studios. Disney will feature a large selection of Disney Classics, Pin Sets and other material. Our Sports Sale will highlight Baseball and other Sports Cards incl. Complete 1950’s-70's Bowman and Topps sets, Collection of Early Baseball Tobacco Cards and Silks, Super Selection of Non Sport Cards, Signed Baseballs, Bats, Photos from a Lifetime Collection. Items Signed by Babe Ruth, and Other Hall of Fame pieces. See our website for updates as more material is pouring in daily. 

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  • Our March Toy Sale with Feature Part One of the Howard P. Gries Toy Collection. This Collector Purchased Great Items in Super Condition. Featuring Vintage Britains Sets with Many Scarcer Sets Included, High Grade Barclays, Manoils and Other Dimestores. Toys including Pressed Steel and Tin Vehicles, Matchbox, Tootsie and Dinky Toys Boxed, Elastolin, and Much More. Condition was the Key to this Collection. We Will Offer Another Installment of the Teddy Schapiro Collection Featuring Early Disney and Comic Character Toys. More Vintage European and Early American Trains. 1960’s-80’s Toys from a Hobby Store Collection. Toy Soldiers from Multiple Estates of Every Variety & Era. Dolls including Bisque, Composition and Others. Large Quantity of Automotive Toys including Cast Iron, Pressed Steel, Tin Litho and Plastic. We Will Also be Offering Toys on Behalf of the Nassau County Public Administrators Office from the Estate of Robert E. Lee. This Sale Will Have Approx. 700 Lots as Always Great Material With Lots of 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:

Feb 15th Sale:

Thurs 2/12 (10am-8pm)
Fri 2/13 (10am-8pm)
Sat 2/14 (10am-2pm)
Sun 2/15 (8:30am-Until Start of Sale)

    March 12th Sale:

Mon 3/9 (10am-5pm)
Tues 3/10 (10am-8pm)
Wed 3/11 (10am-8pm)
Thurs 3/12 (8:30am-9:45am)


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

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