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Antique Treasure HuntMason City Globe GazetteA vintage record player, Roy Rogers collectors items, old lunch boxes with Disney and Peanuts characters on them, fishing poles, comic books and antique Christmas decorations were just a few of the items being sold, along with furniture large and small ... ...continue reading
Tue, Sep 02, 2014
Source: Google Antiques Feed
Baseball's beginnings were front and center when an early 1870s collection of Boston Red Stockings memorabilia made headlines at an Antiques Roadshow event. Go behind the scenes on the memorabilia and the team itself. Read More ...continue reading
Tue, Sep 02, 2014
Source: SPORTS COLLECTORS DIGEST
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You should probably know that I'm a California virgin and so this was my first visit to the city of Angels. When you arrive in such an iconic city, it can be a little overwhelming to know where to start. So for any other California virgins out there, follow me ...continue reading
Tue, Sep 02, 2014
Source: MESSY NESSY CHIC
Stanford University's Anderson Collection Museum to Open this Month
On September 21, Stanford University will reveal the Anderson Collection, one of the most valuable gifts in its history. Assembled over the course of fifty years by Bay area collectors Harry W. and Mary Margaret Anderson along with their daughter… ...continue reading
Mon, Sep 01, 2014
Source: AFA News
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Sun, surf, sand, but you'll only bring the latter home from vacation, and we can imagine how much sand must have made its way inland from Ocean City, Maryland, transported in the cars parked outside the Satellite Hotel in this postcard photo from the early 1960s. We see that the ...continue reading
Mon, Sep 01, 2014
Source: HEMMINGS
Constructed in the same period as the Monte-Carlo Casino, the Hotel Alexandra was transformed into a military hospital during the First World War, like numerous other hotels in the region. Wounded allied soldiers were brought here. Source: Monaco Post ...continue reading
Mon, Sep 01, 2014
Source: WORLD STAMP NEWS
Farmington Valley Arts Center, Avon, CT Artist Boardwalk Tag Sale: September 20th, 2014If you missed the Artist Boardwalk Sale at The Farmington Valley Arts Center earlier this summer, you will get another chance to shop on September 20th, 2014, Visitors to this non-profit Art Center Fall Tag Sale,  will find ...continue reading
Mon, Sep 01, 2014
Source: C DIANE ZWEIG
SEPTEMBER | 2 0 1 4 Monday, 01 September 2014Nice labeled C.A. Richards Golden Sheaf Whiskey on ebay. Read More: Two examples of a C.A. Richards 99 Washington St. BostonHi Ferdinand, this is Nic Meyer from Bay City, Michigan. I dug this up today and thought you might be ...continue reading
Mon, Sep 01, 2014
Source: PEACH RIDGE GLASS
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This Hobby Has Changed by Jeff Wichmann Having been a collector of antique bottles since the 1970's, I have watched as the hobby has gone from a national past time to a whimper and back again. Like any hobby that involves assembling various objects for display or simply for the astute collector ...continue reading
Fri, Aug 29, 2014
Source: American Bottle Auctions
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By Richard GiedroycIt was a half century ago, in 1964, that the United States officially ended minting circulating silver coins. Granted, due to a compromise between President Lyndon B. Johnson and U.S. Congress some silver would be retained in the half dollar for a few more years, but the death ...continue reading
Fri, Aug 29, 2014
Source: NUMISMATIC NEWS
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It's no surprise that 1stdibs finds pop up all over Pinterest (if we're not in your feed, we forgive you — but now would be a good time to follow us). With over 300,000 items on our site, there's bound to be something of interest for even the most obscure ...continue reading
Thu, Aug 28, 2014
Source: 1st Dibs Blog
This Hongshan Culture jade ware piece with design of clouds carries a pre-sale estimate of $300,000-$400,000.
Despite heavy calcification and crystallization throughout, a Chinese Hongshan Culture jade ware piece a little more than a foot long and six inches wide is expected to bring a staggering $300,000 to $400,000 in the upcoming Fine Asian Carvings & Works of Art Auction, slated for Sept. 20 at Elite ...continue reading
Thu, Aug 28, 2014
Source: WORTHPOINT
By Lisa HixToday, travel by airplane can feel like a dreary slog. You have to get up too early and stand in long lines, subjected to other people's screaming babies and rowdy children. The security line requires an awkward juggling act of bags, coats, laptops, and shoes. Then, you get ...continue reading
Wed, Aug 27, 2014
Source: COLLECTORS WEEKLY
The Asia America Wholesale Show now in its 6th year has a new slogan for 2015: Change Direction Now Go South. ...continue reading
Wed, Aug 27, 2014
Source: FLEA MARKET ZONE
Flamingo Hotel, Las Vegas, 1953. After Bugsy was rubbed out in ‘48, Flamingo underwent the first of many redesigns. ...continue reading
Mon, Aug 25, 2014
Source: VINTAGE LAS VEGAS
The Rare First Collected Edition of Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales headline Bloomsbury Auction's Bloomsbury Auctions' London two day Summer Book Sale will appeal to all collecting interests. Day one features a rare first collected edition of Hans Christian Andersen's ‘Fairy Tales' and an impressive collection of important Incunabula, including ...continue reading
Wed, Aug 20, 2014
Source: World Collectors Network
The emergence of Native American floral beadwork, one of the rare benefits of contact with Euro-Americans, is displayed at the Autry National Center, where contemporary examples indicate the tradition's rich survival ...continue reading
Mon, Aug 11, 2014
Source: THE MAGAZINE ANTIQUES

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