In a Stunning Move, Morphy Auctions Merges with James D. Julia, Inc.

Morphy Auctions has Merged with James D. Julia to be International Leader in Multiple Collecting Categories

Extraordinary Firearms Auction | March 21-23, 2018

The Spectacular Collections of Ray Bentley Featuring the Finest and Rarest Deluxe Antique Winchesters in the World

Consign With Us – Spring Rare Lamps, Glass & Fine Jewelry Auction

Tiffany Studios Peony Chandelier ($40,000-60,000) – Sold for $48,400 on December 1, 2017

Consign With Us – Summer Fine Art, Asian & Antiques Auction

Fernando Botero (Colombian/American, 1932-), ” A Lawyer” ($125,000-175,000) | Sold for $150,750

Rare Firearms Division

World Record Prices

Rare Lamps, Glass & Fine Jewelry Division

Tiffany Studios Drop-Head Dragonfly Lamp | Sold for $515,475

Fine Art, Asian & Antiques Division

Martin J. Heade, Florida Pastoral | Sold for $359,000

Our Spring 2018 Extraordinary Firearms Auction takes place March 21-23 and is shaping up to be another outstanding event. This auction will feature the first session of The Spectacular Collections of Ray Bentley, featuring the finest and rarest deluxe antique Winchesters in the world! In addition, we’ll also have many rare and unique firearms from some of the finest gun makers throughout history, as well as edged weapons, Civil War items and over 100 Class 3 firearms and accessories. Check out our Online Catalog and place your bids today! Read more...
The Rare Lamps, Glass & Fine Jewelry Division is the leader in this genre throughout North America. This division specializes in rare and collectible lighting and glass as well as fine jewelry and silver, and the last two auctions have generated nearly $6 million in combined gross sales. The division is well known for its outstanding offerings of Tiffany, Handel, Pairpoint, Duffner and Kimberly lighting, Galle and Daum Nancy art glass, as well as numerous lesser-known makers of high quality lamp and glass products. It's offerings of fine jewelry and wearable arts are sought after worldwide. Read more...
This is James D. Julia’s most expansive division; focusing on Americana, Fine Art, Antiques, Victoriana and Asian items. This unit conducts two auctions per year and has an international reputation for excellence. With sales routinely grossing $3 million to $5 million per auction, this division has established numerous world and national records. The newly blended team of James D. Julia and Morphy Auctions provide an unbeatable combination of experience and expertise. This division handles complete estates and high value individual items in almost any antique collectible category. Read more...

Since it’s beginnings in the mid-1960s, James D. Julia Auctioneers has had a seamless track record of success and highlights-both within the company and as an auction industry leader. Take a look at the company’s history, record sales, and priorities to see why James D. Julia is the only place you should consider buying and selling at auction. In the mid 1960s Arthur Julia, James D. Julia’s father, starts a small country auction house which quickly becomes popular in central Maine. In 1974 James D. Julia graduates from college and purchases the business from his father. Jim continues in his father’s footsteps and expands and grows the business into a well-respected auction firm. Read More...