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February Auction Highlights

01 Feb

Rare 34 carat Fancy Light Yellow Diamond Ring, Historic Japanese Vase from the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair and the Second Installment of the Famous Spenger Maritime Collection to be presented at Clars Auction Gallery on February 17, 2019 Oakland, CA – On Sunday, February 17th, the world will be watching as Clars will host what […]

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Rare 34.28 carat Fancy Light Yellow Diamond

28 Jan

Rare 34.28-carat Fancy Light Yellow Diamond Ring from the Historic Spenger Collection to be Offered at Clars February 17th Sale Oakland, CA – On Sunday, February 17th, Clars Auction Gallery will present a very rare and extraordinary 34.28 carat fancy light yellow old mine cut diamond and platinum ring, VS2 (GIA), as part of their Fine […]

Monumental Japanese Meiji period cloisonné vase exhibited at the 1893 Worlds Columbian Exhibition, Chicago and 1894 Midwinter Exposition, San Francisco Provenance: Spenger’s Fish Grotto Collection, Berkeley, CA

All the News on the Spenger Auction

19 Jan

East Bay Times Spenger’s auction nets over $100,000 in first phase The 21st: NPR From Illinois Public Media – WILL Listen Here (Story begins at minute 41) Berkeleyside Spenger’s auctions unearth unusual, valuable items and loads of nostalgia for former Berkeley restaurant KRON4 The Bay Area’s Local News Station San Francisco Chronicle Spenger’s is closed, […]


Newly Discovered Monumental Japanese Cloisonne Vase from the 1893 Chicago World’s Fair Comes to Auction

07 Jan

Coming to Auction Sunday, February 17th Oakland, CA – For over 100 years, a monumental 8-foot Japanese cloisonné vase reigned as the centerpiece in the main dining room of Spenger’s Fresh Fish Grotto in Berkeley (CA), one of the San Francisco Bay Area’s oldest and most beloved restaurants. And, for over 100 years, no one was […]


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