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Ocean Liners: Glamour, Speed, and Style

Ocean Liners: Glamour, Speed, Style

by Daniel Finamore and George Schwartz In July 1840, RMS Britannia departed Liverpool for the voyage that would initiate transatlantic steamship service on a regular schedule. On arrival in Boston, owner Samuel Cunard and the ship’s captain made a point

Heritage Platinum Night Auction Offers a Treasure Trove from Yankees Immortals

Bats and jerseys from Ruth, Gehrig, Mantle, DiMaggio anchor summer’s hottest sale DALLAS, Texas (July 24, 2017) – Everything is coming up pinstripes in the hobby’s most anticipated summer event, as Heritage Auctions presents elite artifacts from the best of

Gavels n Paddles

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Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Pair of whale oil lamps, $26,910, Jeffrey S. Evans

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Pair of whale oil lamps, $26,910, Jeffrey S. Evans

Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far by Ken Hall A pair of free-blown and pressed whale oil lamps, made around 1830 by the Boston & Sandwich Glass Co., sold for $26,910 at a sale of 18th and 19th

What’s Selling on eBay: June 2017

What’s Selling on eBay: June 2017

By Deborah Abernethy and Mike McLeod $355 (30 bids, 14 bidders): Victorian 6-Panel KPM Porcelain Lithophane Lampshade. Five of the six lithophane panels in this antique Victorian lampshade measures 4 7/8” wide by 5 ¾” tall and are signed KPM.

Comic Book Characters and Collectibles

Antique Show Directory

CGC 8.0 Amazing Fantasy # 15 Tops $260,000

CGC 8.0 Amazing Fantasy # 15 Tops $260,000

Comic Character Collectibles By J.C. Vaughn The approach of Spider-Man: Homecoming and the character’s presence in feature films since 2002’s hit Spider-Man hasn’t done anything to hurt the prices realized for rare, vintage, high grade comics featuring the wallcrawling superhero.

2017 Shows, Vintage Bazaars, Flea Markets

Journal of Antiques - 2017 Antique Show Directory

The most complete antique show directory available. A nationwide listing of over 400 leading antique & collectibles shows, flea markets, and vintage bazaars. Related posts: No related posts.

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The Secrets Of Cigarette Dispensers Revealed

The Secrets Of Cigarette Dispensers Revealed – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – June 2000 By Bill Towne Motivation to begin a collection can sometimes come when you least expect it. Twenty years ago I began collecting traveling cups and

Collector’s Showcase: November 2016

Collector's Showcase: November 2016

Calm, Cool, and Collected There is no doubt that information is flowing to us in greater amounts and from different directions than ever before. What to buy, where to go, who to see, what to listen to… it has been