On Tuesday, June 25th Catawiki, open auction for collectors, a temporary pop-up store in the Kalverstraat in Amsterdam. In this store can be viewed to be auctioned in the new weekly Natural History auction. Dinosaurs and other rare fossils The centerpiece is a large pterosaur, a flying dinosaur, with a wingspan of 5 meters. It is the world’s only pterosaur currently for sale. It is expected that in addition to wealthy collectors from around the world go bidding. Museums The target price is 150,000 euros. In the pop-up store will also be other fossils including mosasaur, which lived 70 million years ago in the Netherlands, and a dinosaur. All objects shown to be auctioned in the first Natural History auction.
During a lively press conference will auctioneer and fossil expert Luc Hennion explain the dinosaurs and other fossils in the pop-up store.
What: Opening pop-up store Catawiki and presentation shown dinosaurs
When: Tuesday, June 25 at 11:00
Where: Kalverstraat 101, Amsterdam (just past the Spui, towards the Dam)
Auctioneer and fossielenkennier Luc Hennion is available for interviews. Present journalists received an interesting fossil gift.
To attend, the presentation is a registration required. This can by no later than Monday, June 24th to send Mark Borgman firstname.lastname@example.org via email
With 100,000 users and 1.5 million monthly visitors Catawiki is the world’s largest catalog and auction for collectors. Weekly keeps Catawiki online auctions of rare collectibles such as comic books, stamps, coins, wine, toys, books and art.
The site was launched in late 2008 with some sections. Since then added to the catalog 2 million collectors in over 70 categories. Collectors and dealers can also start your own shop on the Catawiki platform. There are more than 5 million collectibles offered by sellers from around the world.
In July 2010 the investors stepped Peak Capital and NOM (Northern Development) in Catawiki. In November 2010 Catawiki won the audience prize at the Accenture Innovation Awards. Catawiki is located in Assen, Netherlands.