22 Oct 2019
Large Auction "Works of Art"
For collectors of rare, outstanding and unique objects from antiquity to Art Déco, all roads lead not to Rome, but to Hermann Historica, International Auctions. Following the move to new, spacious premises in Grasbrunn, the staff in the departments for works of art and antiquities have succeeded in gathering a plethora of exquisite pieces from all over the world for the large Autumn Auction. The 1,050 lots of the live auction will be sold on 13 and 14 November, while the 353 lots of the online auction are to come under the hammer on 21 November 2019.See more
21 Oct 2019
International Orders and Military Collectibles
Collectors can look forward to the large Autumn Auction at Hermann Historica, with almost 9000 objects, more than ever before, in the sales programme. In addition to the three catalogues dedicated to international orders and military history collectibles for the live and online auctions, the auction house's remaining areas of expertise fill an amazing further nine catalogues from antique arms and armour to works of art, antiquities and contemporary history. Our live auction takes place on 18 and 19 November, while our online auction is starting for the first time on Sunday, 24 November 2019.See more
17 Oct 2019
Well over 2000 lots in this autumn's large firearms auction!
Collectors can look forward to the large Autumn Auction at Hermann Historica, with almost 9000 objects, more than ever before, in the sales programme. In addition to the two firearms catalogues for the live and online auctions, the auction house's remaining areas of expertise fill an amazing 10 catalogues from antique arms and armour to military history and contemporary history. On the first two days, 11 and 12 November, a total of 1530 firearms are to come under the hammer in a classic live auction, while a further 842 weapons will be offered for sale in an online-only auction on 25 November.See more
15 Oct 2019
Antique Arms and Armour from all over the world
Collectors on the lookout for rare, outstanding and unique objects from antiquity to the modern era in the field of "Antique arms and armour from all over the world" are eagerly awaiting news of the wide range of objects offered by Hermann Historica. Despite the complex and time-consuming relocation to the new, spacious premises in Grasbrunn near Munich, the team of experts have managed to fill the twelve (!) catalogues for the large Autumn Auction – the live auction from 11 to 20 November and the subsequent online-only auction on 21, 24 and 25 November 2019 – with an incredible cornucopia of collectible objects from every corner of the globe.See more
15 May 2019
98,000 euros for the Schlüsselgerät 41 cipher machine
The announcement of the highlight of the 79th Auction, a Schlüsselgerät 41, immediately attracted enormous attention all over the world. The device is so rare that even the world's most prestigious science and technology museums consider themselves fortunate if they have a heavily corroded archaeological find in their collection. However, opening at 75,000 euros, lot number 4401 revealed an absolute showstopper, in immaculate condition and fully functional. Dubbed the "Hitler Mill" owing to its crank mechanism, only a handful of functional machines still exist.See more