From Kaws and Justin Bieber to scammed antiques collector, Hong Kong spring auctions highlights

//From Kaws and Justin Bieber to scammed antiques collector, Hong Kong spring auctions highlights

From Kaws and Justin Bieber to scammed antiques collector, Hong Kong spring auctions highlights

A well-known Hong Kong antiques collector who lost an eye-watering HK$580 million (US$74 million) to a gold scam between 2016 and 2018 has raised around HK$220 million from two sales of his world-famous Chinese ceramics collection this past week.In January, the 85-year-old Ko Shih-k’o emerged as one of seven victims of fraudsters who stole a total of HK$620 million under the cloak of a fictitious commodities investment scheme.Ko, who also spells his name in English as Kot See-for, is owner of…

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