'Exceptional specimen' comes armed with 3-metre-long tusks
A 709-carat diamond found in Sierra Leone is being shown off before it goes on auction in New York.
Rare Tintin work fetches 505,000 euros at auction.
The rare artwork was among several items by Belgian artist Hergé to go under the hammer
What other works of art have collectors paid millions of euros for?
Items once owned by Roll and Roll legends such as Elvis and Jimi Hendrix are going under the hammer this weekend.
Physicist's notes sell for hundreds of thousands of dollars at auction
A Titanic victim's letter to his mother, written the day before the sinking of the vessel, is expected to sell for thousands at an auction in the UK
The last Leonardo de Vinci painting in private hands is going to auction in New York in November
This transaction beats a world auction record
Christie’s brings to auction over 300 lots from the personal collection of Audrey Hepburn, one of the most beloved stars in the history of film and fashion
Film scripts, dresses and other treasures from late film legend Audrey Hepburn's attic in Switzerland are going up for sale in London.
600 iconic movie props memorabilia on sale in London including Indiana Jones' whip and Star Wars Y-wing
A bag said to have been used by US astronaut Neil Armstrong to bring the first samples of moon dust back to Earth has been sold to an anonymous bidder for 1.8 million US dollars.
Neil Armstrong's space bag expected to fetch millions at auction
€100 fleamarket find sells for €45,000
A never-before-seen at auction painting by Spanish artist Pablo Picasso sold for £34,885,000 / €39,570,000
The dance floor that lit up in red, blue and yellow in rhythm to the music
Um dos cinco exemplares da escultura de Auguste Rodin, "Andrómeda" foi vendida num leilão em Paris por mais de 3,6 milhões de euros
A painting by US artist Jean-Michel Basquiat has become the sixth most expensive canvas ever sold at auction.
A painting by American artist Jean-Michel Basquiat sold for more than $100 million becoming the sixth most expensive canvas ever sold at auction.