The Hindenburg: A Disaster and a Miracle
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The Hindenburg: A Disaster and a Miracle

The Hindenburg: A Disaster and a Miracle by Mike McLeod Seventy-seven years ago when the 803-foot Hindenburg crashed on May 6, 1937 at the Lakehurst Naval Air Station in Lakehurst,…

René Lalique - Enchanted by Glass at the Corning Museum of Glass
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René Lalique – Enchanted by Glass at the Corning Museum of Glass

René Lalique – Enchanted by Glass at the Corning Museum of Glass By Kelley Jo Elliott, Curator Glass is a wonderful substance. Everything makes it an incomparable plastic medium in…

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Apollo 15 hand controller, $610,063, RR Auction

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Apollo 15 hand controller, $610,063, RR Auction

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Apollo 15 hand controller, $610,063, RR Auction Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A hand controller used by Dave Scott during the Apollo…

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Diamond and platinum ring, $143,000, Clars Auction Gallery

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Diamond and platinum ring, $143,000, Clars Auction Gallery

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Diamond and platinum ring, $143,000, Clars Auction Gallery Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A stunning fancy brownish pink diamond, near colorless diamond…

Artist Shawn Martinbrough to Appear at Geppi’s Entertainment Museum

Artist Shawn Martinbrough to Appear at Geppi’s Entertainment Museum

Artist Shawn Martinbrough to Appear at Geppi’s Entertainment Museum By J.C. Vaughn As part of the widely lauded exhibit Milestones: African Americans in Comics, Pop Culture and Beyond, which runs…

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Carlisle & Finch train set, $46,020, Bertoia Auctions

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Carlisle & Finch train set, $46,020, Bertoia Auctions

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Carlisle & Finch train set, $46,020, Bertoia Auctions Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A circa 1904-1908 Carlisle & Finch No. 45 locomotive…

Gavels 'n' Paddles: British Guiana stamp, $9.48 million, Sotheby's

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: British Guiana stamp, $9.48 million, Sotheby’s

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: British Guiana stamp, $9.48 million, Sotheby’s Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall The British Guiana one-cent black on magenta, the world’s rarest stamp,…

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Norman Rockwell painting, $22.565 million, Christie's

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Norman Rockwell painting, $22.565 million, Christie’s

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Norman Rockwell painting, $22.565 million, Christie’s Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall An oil on canvas painting by the iconic American artist Norman…

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Set of five UAE banknotes, $16,520, Archives International

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Set of five UAE banknotes, $16,520, Archives International

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Set of five UAE banknotes, $16,520, Archives International Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A specimen set of five non-denominational banknotes from the…

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Queen Anne highboy, $32,500, Ahlers & Ogletree

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Queen Anne highboy, $32,500, Ahlers & Ogletree

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Queen Anne highboy, $32,500, Ahlers & Ogletree Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A mahogany carved and figured Queen Anne highboy, probably made…

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Men's Longines watch, $50,600, Cottone Auctions

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Men’s Longines watch, $50,600, Cottone Auctions

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Men’s Longines watch, $50,600, Cottone Auctions Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A rare and handsome men’s Longines wristwatch, purchased in the 1940s…

Collecting Petroliana

Collecting Petroliana

Collecting Petroliana By Dan Matthews It pays to advertise, so the old saying goes, but the real profits nowadays are in the signs that deliver the advertiser’s message, especially when…