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Snapshot: Desert Rose Motel, Las Vegas Strip, 1995. A row of motels that existed since the 1950s were torn down in 1990s as the new era of the strip emerged ...
Dec 22, 2014
Source: Vintage Las Vegas
Holiday Classics: Shoppers flock to holiday collectibles (1997)WATE-TVKNOXVILLE (WATE) – There was a time, not so long ago, when shoppers would flock to a certain store in West Town Mall ...
Dec 22, 2014
Source: Google Collectibles
To say Grey Flannel's Dec. 18 auction was a nail bitter, is like saying Babe Ruth was simply a ball player. In both cases the truth is far more robust, ...
Dec 22, 2014
Source: Antique Trader
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Photo by author. This time of year, many of us are preoccupied with the holidays and all the joys and stresses they can generate. Responsibilities regarding immediate family, extended family, friends, ...
Dec 22, 2014
Source: Hemmings Daily
James Turrell will Create a Site-Specific Installation for Houghton Hall
Houghton Hall, a lavish English country house built by Great Britain's first Prime Minister, Sir Robert Walpole, announced that the American artist James Turrell will create a site-specific installation for ...
Dec 22, 2014
Source: News and Fine Arts
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Not much known about the Acorn Bitters… or How to Make Acorn Gruel22 December 2014I don't know about you but whenever I think about an acorn, I think about ole ...
Dec 22, 2014
Source: Peach Ridge Glass
Curbed NYPark Slope Renter Fills Her Lovely Home With Antiques, WhimsyCurbed NY"Antiquing is the worst thing you could do to a child," says Chelsea Baken, who grew up being dragged ...
Dec 22, 2014
Source: Google Antiques
If some things get better with age, Winchester College is just about perfect. Just ask bride Catalina Raisbeck (known as Cata), who discovered the medieval campus for the first time ...
Dec 22, 2014
Source: The Highboy Weekly
Football card collectors weren't looking for quirky keepsakes that adorn their fingers in 1966, but that is what Topps provided. Check out this overview of 1966 Topps Football Funny Rings. ...
Dec 22, 2014
Source: Sports Collectors Digest
Up and Coming: Mathieu Julian and Jin Angdoo of Amateurs
For all its perks — freedom, travel, never having to take off your pajamas — the freelance life has one perpetual drawback: the panic that starts to creep in whenever ...
Dec 22, 2014
Source: Sight Unseen
Thanksgiving celebrations at my house usually conclude by watching one of the more than three dozen film adaptations of Dickens' “A Christmas Carol” (we're not football fans). I find the ...
Dec 21, 2014
Source: Worthpoint
While children all across America are waiting for Santa to arrive in a couple of days, the nation's coin collectors have received a gift of sorts from the U.S. Mint.That ...
Dec 21, 2014
Source: Numismatic News
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1. Ads on WheelsAt one point in the history of Italian advertisement, huge cutouts in the shape of bottles and canned meat started appearing on car roofs; there were shoes ...
Dec 21, 2014
Source: Messy Nessy Chic
Admit it. You didn't think I'd have the nerve to wear the ugly horse print slouchy pants again. They're back along with my 80s sweatshirt estate sale find. The Thrift ...
Dec 21, 2014
Source: Thriftanista in the City
I have always asked my readers to contact me and let me know what they would like to read about. Several banks collectors did just that sothis month we will ...
Dec 21, 2014
Source: World Collectors Network
Serving up a holiday present that hits its viewership right in its sweet spot, “Antiques Roadshow” offers a special episode called “The Boomer Years” on Monday night. ...
Dec 20, 2014
Source: New York Times – Antiques
Even if you know nothing about history, art or the religion, it's likely you know the term Rubenesque, which conjures painted images that features full lines, brilliant colors and undulating ...
Dec 20, 2014
Source: 1stdibs Introspective
The Richmond Feedback BoothAt ROADSHOW's final stop in the 2013 Summer Tour, Richmond fans share their ups and downs from the day in the Feedback Booth! ANTIQUES ROADSHOW airs Mondays ...
Dec 20, 2014
Source: AntiqueRoadShow
Based in Los Angeles, LA Speedy is poised to go national. ...
Dec 19, 2014
Source: Flea Market Zone
In 2012, the state would have had an additional $1.78 billion in revenue if it had been able to collect everything owed on online and catalog sales, including a use ...
Dec 18, 2014
Source: New York Times – News About Collectors
Collection Pack Plus are issued with every set of stamps (5 times a year) Collection Pack Plus contains single stamps with tabs, souvenir sheets plus First Day Covers which have been ...
Dec 17, 2014
Source: World Stamp News
HONG KONG, China – More than 370 lots of rare and highly collectible Chinese and Asian banknotes, coins and scripophily (stock and bond certificates) will be sold at public auction ...
Dec 17, 2014
Source: Antique and Auction News
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By Lisa HixAfter excusing herself from the dinner table, the 13-year-old girl begins to shout, her excited voice ringing through her family's Mid-Century Modern home, “I got it! I got ...
Dec 12, 2014
Source: Collectors Weekly
or What is it to be an artist? ...
Dec 11, 2014
Source: The Magazine Antiques
Retro Cracker Party Appetizers: When Cream Cheese Was WelcomedCrackers....I'm thinking about the holidays in the 1950s when my dad would decorate crackers and serve as appetizers. I can picture him ...
Dec 09, 2014
Source: C. Diane Zweig
It's always exciting when we add a new arrival from a Roseville Pottery pattern and we've recently added several pieces of Roseville in different patterns on our New Arrivals page. Roseville ...
Sep 17, 2014
Source: Art Pottery Blog

Shows and Events

March 5-8, 2015 - Pier 26, New York, New Yorkart on paper will launch this March on Manhattan's vibrant Tribeca waterfront. Our 70 exhibiting galleries will feature work by artists ...
Dec 22, 2014
Source: ArtfixDaily Calendar – Events in the Art World
January 11, 2015 - Philip Weiss Auctions, Lynbrook, New YorkOriginal artworks by noted, listed artists, and brilliant estate jewelry items (offered on behalf of the New York County Public Administrator), ...
Dec 22, 2014
Source: ArtfixDaily Calendar – Events in the Art World
2 Guns a minute sold at $1 million auctionErieTVNewsNEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Bidding was fast and furious this past weekend for hundreds of antique guns from the World Wars and ...
Dec 22, 2014
Source: Google Events Feed
Atlantic City Antiques Show Announces New Dates, LocationMaine Antique DigestThe 2015 Spring Atlantic City Antiques Show, produced by JMK Shows, will return to the Atlantic City Convention Center in Atlantic ...
Dec 21, 2014
Source: Google Events Feed

Upcoming Events

     
Event ImageEvent DatesDetail Link
Tue, Dec 23, 2014
7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Rice’s Sale and Country Market
New Hope Pennsylvania
Tue, Dec 23, 2014 - Wed, Dec 24, 2014
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Shipshewana Auction and Flea Market
Shipshewana Indiana
Wed, Dec 24, 2014 - Thu, Dec 25, 2014
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Shipshewana Auction and Flea Market
Shipshewana Indiana

Press Releases from the World of Collecting

(New York, NY – December 23, 2014) -- Did you know that the modern American museum was invented in Newark in 1909? The Newark Museum's vast and diverse collections will ...
Dec 22, 2014
Source: ArtfixDaily ArtWire – Press releases from the Art World
William Reaves Fine Art of Houston collaborates with the Art Museum of South Texas in Corpus Christi for the upcoming exhibition Bayou City Chic: Progressive Streams of Modern Art in ...
Dec 21, 2014
Source: ArtfixDaily ArtWire – Press releases from the Art World
Gallery Isabelle van den Eynde felt there was no need to staple a clever title onto this show of 11 artists, because Nice Drawings came about via a simple request ...
Dec 21, 2014
Source: ArtfixDaily ArtWire – Press releases from the Art World
 
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