A Visit to the Passau Glass Museum
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A Visit to the Passau Glass Museum

A Visit to the Passau Glass Museum By Chad Smith The Passau Glass Museum in Germany may not be listed in many travel brochures. In fact, Passau, a small university…

Starting a Collection on a Budget
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Starting a Collection on a Budget

Starting a Collection on a Budget By Amanda Sheriff Associate Editor, Gemstone Publishing Since the dawn of human beings, we have been collectors. Early in our timeline we collected food,…

Gavels 'n' Paddles - Marklin 3-pc. train set, $6,000, Pook & Pook

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Marklin 3-pc. train set, $6,000, Pook & Pook

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Marklin 3-pc. train set, $6,000, Pook & Pook Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A Marklin three-piece tin wind-up train set consisting…

Gavels 'n' Paddles - Qing Dynasty vase, $24.7 million, Skinner

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Qing Dynasty vase, $24.7 million, Skinner

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Qing Dynasty vase, $24.7 million, Skinner Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A monumental Fencai Chinese Imperial Qing Dynasty vase sold for…

Seemingly Unrelated to Record Prices, Cosplay Booms

Seemingly Unrelated to Record Prices, Cosplay Booms

Seemingly Unrelated to Record Prices, Cosplay Booms By J.C. Vaughn For those who report on the comic book and original comic art markets, and pop culture collectibles in general, it’s…

Gavels 'n' Paddles - Arts and Crafts chandelier, $26,910, Stair Auctioneers

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Arts and Crafts chandelier, $26,910, Stair Auctioneers

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Arts and Crafts chandelier, $26,910, Stair Auctioneers Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A W.A.S. Benson English Arts and Crafts copper and…

Gavels 'n' Paddles - Konrad Cramer oil, $9,000, Hudson Valley

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Konrad Cramer oil, $9,000, Hudson Valley

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Konrad Cramer oil, $9,000, Hudson Valley Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall An oil on panel surreal landscape painting by Konrad Cramer…

Gavels 'n' Paddles - Myochin School iron snake, $37,500, Rago Arts & Auction

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Myochin School iron snake, $37,500, Rago Arts & Auction

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Myochin School iron snake, $37,500, Rago Arts & Auction Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A Myochin School iron articulated snake sold…

Gavels 'n' Paddles - Nazi paratrooper rifle, $299,000, Rock Island

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Nazi paratrooper rifle, $299,000, Rock Island

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Nazi paratrooper rifle, $299,000, Rock Island Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A World War II fully automatic Class III Nazi Krieghoff…

Lladro Porcelain

Lladro Porcelain

Lladro Porcelain Collecting with Jeff By Jeff Figler Lladro porcelain is a big hit among collectors. The family-run Lladro Company is now headquartered in Tavernes Blanques, Spain which is commonly…

Gavels 'n' Paddles - Pair of Chinese porcelain vases, $1.205 million, Doyle New York

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Pair of Chinese porcelain vases, $1.205 million, Doyle New York

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Pair of Chinese porcelain vases, $1.205 million, Doyle New York Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A pair of 19th century Chinese…

Gavels 'n' Paddles - Brian Coole oil on board, $19,800, Kaminski Auctions

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Brian Coole oil on board, $19,800, Kaminski Auctions

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles – Brian Coole oil on board, $19,800, Kaminski Auctions Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall An original oil on board painting by the…