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In a better world we would all be thronging the doors of the Newark Museum; in the best of worlds Ulysses Grant Dietz would be there to meet us, taking ...
Jan 19, 5012
Source: The Magazine Antiques
Skinner auctions to appraise jewelry, art, antiques free of charge at Coral ...MiamiHerald.comEver wonder what Granny's antique ring is worth? Or that painting your parents left you? Find out Thursday, ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: Google Antiques
Assassin's Creed Unity: Dead Kings DLC - Bicorn CollectiblesShacknewsIf you've yet to pick up the game, then you're missing out, because the new DLC, Dead Kings, has added even more ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: Google Collectibles
Allan Katz Debuts New Catalogue at the Winter Antiques Show
On Friday, January 23, 2015, Allan Katz, a collector and dealer of period American folk art and Americana, debuted a new catalogue at the opening of the prestigious Winter Antiques ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: News and Fine Arts
ATLANTA, Ga. – A Winter Estates Auction packed with more than 500 premier lots in a wide array of categories – some of them with connections to iconic luminaries ranging ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: Antique and Auction News
Flamingo. Las Vegas, 1979. This was the first hotel tower at the Flamingo, as seen from the corner of the Strip and Flamingo Rd. Photo by Ned Paynter. ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: Vintage Las Vegas
“Where are you from?” There's nothing that used to make me cringe more than that question. How could I answer something I did not even know myself? The possible answer ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: The Highboy Weekly
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Downtown Sturgis during Bike Week. The Harley-Davidson Motor Company and the city of Sturgis, South Dakota, revealed a mutual long-term agreement between the two last week, one that ensures Harley-Davidson will ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: Hemmings Daily
Exclusive: Mahatma Gandi Gave This Spinning Wheel As A GiftListen to one women's story about the significance of her antique spinning wheel given to her family by Mahatma Gandi. ANTIQUES ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: AntiqueRoadShow
This 1934 Dallas district $5,000 in PCGS Very Choice New 65PPQ brought $223,250.
A 1934 $5,000 Federal Reserve Note, Fr. 2221-K, took the banner price in Heritage Auctions' Currency Signature Auction Platinum Night sale, Jan. 7, in Orlando, Fla. Graded PCGS Very Choice ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: Numismatic News
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Five years ago, Berlin-based media artist Aram Bartholl launched a project called ‘Dead Drops‘. I know, I'm a little late in taking notice, but the trouble is, Adam's project is ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: Messy Nessy Chic
SJT Enterprises has announced their new line of decorative wood plaques in the shape of surfboards. SJT, a consumer products company that makes all their products in the USA, has ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: Flea Market Zone
What We Saw: In Finland
If you're a longtime reader of this site, you know that we are, above all, sunshine-seeking people who happen to be inextricably linked to New York and its fickle seasons. ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: Sight Unseen
The number of annual events is being squeezed by shifting tastes, online trading and buyers' limits, while the fairs are polarizing into the “best” and the “rest.” ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: New York Times – News About Collectors
When you find a dress that's part cape and part trench coat at the thrift store, you must buy it. That's what I told myself 3 years ago. Never wore ...
Jan 25, 2015
Source: Thriftanista in the City
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Tilley's Summum Bonum Bitters – West Haverstraw, N.Y.26 January 2015New York Central train station in Haverstraw, New YorkThe first thing I wondered here was why “Summum bonum” would be embossed ...
Jan 25, 2015
Source: Peach Ridge Glass
New York Painting and Sculpture: 1940-1970,” held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art during the autumn of 1969, was a once-in-a-lifetime exhibition. To accommodate 400 or so works of art ...
Jan 25, 2015
Source: 1stdibs Introspective
Vectis have an exciting week ahead with one of the best British Star Wars collections going under the hammer in their 28th January auction but only if they can overcome ...
Jan 23, 2015
Source: World Collectors Network
By Lisa HixThe dog Laika, the first living being to orbit the Earth, lives on in our memories. Her lethal Sputnik 2 mission, when she was an unwitting pioneer in ...
Jan 23, 2015
Source: Collectors Weekly
Panini America has big plans for the NFL Experience, including three special card sets — one devoted to the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks, one devoted to 16 of ...
Jan 23, 2015
Source: Sports Collectors Digest
AntiqueTrader.com features select half- and full-page ads from the print magazine, extending our promise to help our customers find new customers, and keep you in the loop about happenings in ...
Jan 23, 2015
Source: Antique Trader
The elk (Alces alces) has been crowned “king of the forest”. The elk is the largest species of deer in the world. Its size and its majestic grace and bearing ...
Jan 22, 2015
Source: World Stamp News
A camera used by the Trappist monk and writer Thomas Merton will appear in a centennial exhibition at Columbia University. ...
Jan 22, 2015
Source: New York Times – Antiques
Three bottles that were found while digging (left to right): an unembossed pontiled, 12-sided ink bottle in medium green, attributed to the Keene, N.H., Glass Works, circa 1840 (value $150); an aqua, pontiled, eight-sided Harrison's Columbian Ink bottle (value $150); and a rare sapphire blue eight-sided, pontiled Harrison's Columbian Ink bottle with lip repair (value $1,000 as is).
Many advanced collectors of early American glass bottles will tell you the category they first started collecting was ink bottles. Their diminutive size and alluring colors and shapes catch the ...
Jan 21, 2015
Source: Worthpoint

Shows and Events

February 13 - May 24, 2015 - Morgan Library & Museum, New York, New YorkThis exhibition marks the 10th anniversary of the Morgan Library & Museum's pivotal decision to collect ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: ArtfixDaily Calendar – Events in the Art World
February 24 - June 7, 2015 - Davis Museum, Wellesley, MassachusettsThis exhibition explores the rich holdings of artwork—some iconic and others lesser known —by Andy Warhol (1928–1987) in the collections ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: ArtfixDaily Calendar – Events in the Art World
A Dozen Dealers to Launch Weekly On-line Antiques ShowMaine Antique DigestTuesday at noon. That's the day and time a group of 12 dealers want antiques buyers to remember. Every Tuesday ...
Jan 25, 2015
Source: Google Events Feed
Florida Times-UnionPilot Club antiques show and sale delights collectors, helps charitiesFlorida Times-UnionAbout 1,500 people attended the three-day event featuring 21 antique dealers from as far away as Kentucky, Kansas, Virginia, ...
Jan 25, 2015
Source: Google Events Feed

Upcoming Events

     
Event ImageEvent DatesDetail Link
Tue, Jan 27, 2015
7:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Rice’s Sale and Country Market
New Hope Pennsylvania
Fri, Jan 30, 2015
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wright County Swapper’s Meet
South Haven Minnesota
stampsFri, Jan 30, 2015 - Sun, Feb 01, 2015
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Southeastern Stamp Expo

Press Releases from the World of Collecting

ATLANTA, Ga. – A Winter Estates Auction packed with more than 500 premier lots in a wide array of categories – some of them with connections to iconic luminaries ranging ...
Jan 27, 2015
Source: ArtfixDaily ArtWire – Press releases from the Art World
With record-breaking 2014 sales totaling $19.5 million for iGavel, company founder Lark Mason is casting a wider net by expanding operations to the historic German-settled town of New Braunfels, right ...
Jan 26, 2015
Source: ArtfixDaily ArtWire – Press releases from the Art World
CHARLOTTE, Mich. – A Mills Violano Virtuoso soared to $34,100 and a Cremona Orchestral “K” nickelodeon went for $33,000 at a fall auction of antique music machines and related items ...
Jan 25, 2015
Source: ArtfixDaily ArtWire – Press releases from the Art World