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Posted On: October 21, 2019 by Backes Auctioneers in: Auctions

Each month Backes Auctioneers offer a wide variety of amazing items. From restaurant equipment to farming supplies, there is an auction that appeals to almost everyone. However, have you ever wondered what kind of unique options have been sold for millions of dollars? Or which items are highly sought after? Today we are going dive into the world of auctions and the items that make people bid! High Priced Bids You may or not be surprised at some of the high-ticket items that have been auctioned off in recent years. From silver dollars to carpets, check out these multimillion-dollar auction prizes! In 2013, the most expensive work by a living artist was auctioned off at Christie’s in New York. Balloon Dog by Jeff Koons fetched an impressive $58.4 million. Sotheby’s sold a carpet dating back to the 17th century for over $33 million. Owned by industrialist William Clark, the carpet wasn’t magic but it did stand the test of time. Thought to be the first coin

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