Gavels 'n' Paddles: 1957 blue Buick Special, $8,610, Tim's, Inc. Auctions

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: 1957 blue Buick Special, $8,610, Tim’s, Inc. Auctions

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: 1957 blue Buick Special, $8,610, Tim’s, Inc. Auctions Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A turquoise blue 1957 Buick Special in showroom condition…

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Gold and turquoise necklace, $5,750, Allard Auctions, Inc.

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Gold and turquoise necklace, $5,750, Allard Auctions, Inc.

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Gold and turquoise necklace, $5,750, Allard Auctions, Inc. Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall An early 1970s 14kt gold necklace set with a…

Travels with Chad

Travels with Chad

Travels with Chad by Chad Smith The blue arrow on Google Maps, which is loaded on my phone, indicates that I’m moving toward my target, but certain things just don’t…

Gavels 'n' Paddles: “Machine Man” robot, $44,850, Philip Weiss

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: “Machine Man” robot, $44,850, Philip Weiss

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: “Machine Man” robot, $44,850, Philip Weiss Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall An original, battery-operated “Machine Man” toy robot, made in Japan in…

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Walter Palmer painting, $132,000, Shannon's

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Walter Palmer painting, $132,000, Shannon’s

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Walter Palmer painting, $132,000, Shannon’s Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A snowy landscape painting by Walter Launt Palmer (Am., 1854-1932), titled Winter…

Collectors Showcase: January 2015

Collectors Showcase: January 2015

Collectors Showcase: January 2015 Pleasant & Main Cafe & General Store in Housatonic, Massachusetts has guests looking at more than the food on their plates. Craig Baro, a transplanted New…

Funny how life works

Am I an antique, too?

Am I an antique, too? by Maxine Carter-Lome, Publisher Our oldest daughter is pursuing a Masters in Decorative Arts & Material Culture at Bard Graduate Center in New York City….

Larger & More Difficult Casino Items to Collect

Larger & More Difficult Casino Items to Collect

Larger & More Difficult Casino Items to Collect by Sheldon Smith If you remember the last time I wrote about casino collectibles, I said that I would address the larger…

Mechanical Spacebanks

Mechanical Spacebanks

Mechanical Spacebanks by Raymond Reines “I believe that this Nation should commit itself to achieve the goal before this decade is out of landing a man on the Moon and…

Journal of Antiques and Collectibles January 2015

Journal of Antiques and Collectibles January 2015

Journal of Antiques and Collectibles January 2015 Issue features “Lionel Standard Gauge: 1906-1940″ by Bruce Greenberg, “Neil Young: Sounding Board for Lionel”, “Mechanical Spacebanks” by Raymond Reines, and “Publishers Corner”…