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Napa Valley Library Wine Auction Offers Collectors Six Decades of Excellence in Winemaking

Napa Valley Library Wine Auction Offers Collectors Six Decades of Excellence in Winemaking

Saint Helena, California, Feb. 1 (Korea Bizwire) — The Napa Valley Vintners has brought together a stunning collection of nearly 100 exclusive library wine lots for its inaugural Direct from the Cellar: Napa Valley Library Wine Auction. Taking place February 11-20, the auction showcases Napa Valley’s excellence in winemaking. “Wines from Napa Valley stand for [...]

Two Rare Buddhist Treasures Fail to Sell at High-profile Auction

Two Rare Buddhist Treasures Fail to Sell at High-profile Auction

SEOUL, May 27 (Korea Bizwire) — High-profile auctions of two ancient Buddhist treasures in Seoul on Wednesday failed to attract any bidders. The auctions of Gilt-bronze Standing Buddha and Gilt-bronze Standing Bodhisattva, both owned by Kansong Art Museum, were held at the K Auction headquarters in southern Seoul. Bidding began at 1.5 billion won (US$1.23 [...]

YouTube Live Broadcasting Used for ‘Untact’ Animal Auctions

YouTube Live Broadcasting Used for ‘Untact’ Animal Auctions

SEOUL, April 24 (Korea Bizwire) — A Korean-bred racing horse has been put up for auction through YouTube live broadcasting for the very first time. A landscape changed by the coronavirus outbreak, YouTube live broadcasting is being spotlighted as a new platform for ‘untact’ methods of exchanging animals. An auction for Korean-bred racing horses, held [...]