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Rolling Antiquer’s Old Car Club

The Rolling Antiquer’s Old Car Club (RAOCC) will be celebrating its 50th Anniversary during the 2015 Memorial Day weekend. The 26th Muscle Car & Street Rod Show will be on Saturday, May 23rd, with the 50th Annual Antique Auto Show

Gavels ‘N Paddles: Remington Model 40 rifle, $26,400, Morphy Auctions

Gavels ‘N Paddles: Remington Model 40 rifle, $26,400, Morphy Auctions

Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World by Ken Hall A Remington Model 40 sniper rifle, of the type used by the US Marine Corps in Vietnam, in original unmodified condition, sold for $26,400 at a Firearms Auction held

Gavels ‘N Paddles: Mickey and Minnie display, $29,222, Hake’s Americana

Gavels ‘N Paddles: Mickey and Minnie display, $29,222, Hake's Americana

Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World by Ken Hall A Mickey and Minnie Mouse mechanical store display pair, made circa 1935 for Old King Cole, sold for $29,222 at an absentee and online auction (#214) held March 17

Hand Picking a Vintage Guitar Collection

Hand Picking a Vintage Guitar Collection

by Alan Greenwood Mankind has been strumming stringed instruments for more than 3,000 years. By the 1780s, after many evolutionary twists and turns (and dead ends) the guitar developed into the six-string Spanish-style instrument we recognize today. As the guitar

Heritage Auctions to auction Apollo 13 artifacts, May 22

Apollo 13 Lunar Module flown parts, Apollo 13 flown American flag among the offerings highlight DALLAS – In celebration and honor of the milestone Apollo 13 mission 45 years ago, Heritage Auctions will feature a variety of rare Apollo 13

National Association of Milk Bottle Collectors (NAMBC) to hold 35th Annual Convention

National Association of Milk Bottle Collectors (NAMBC) to hold 35th Annual Convention

The National Association of Milk Bottle Collectors (NAMBC) will hold its 35th Annual Convention at The Holiday Inn in Grantville (Hershey) PA at the junctions of Interstates 80 and 81 from May 28th to May 31, 2015. Throughout the convention

Gavels ‘N Paddles: Chinese wall pocket, $50,000, Ahlers & Ogletree

Gavels ‘N Paddles: Chinese wall pocket, $50,000, Ahlers & Ogletree

Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World by Ken Hall A late 19th or early 20th century Chinese porcelain urn form wall pocket, hand-painted and in a gilt and red stand, sold for $50,000 at a Spring Estates Auction

Gavels ‘N Paddles: Circa 1900 Sioux dress, $7,475, Allard Auctions

Gavels ‘N Paddles: Circa 1900 Sioux dress, $7,475, Allard Auctions

Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World by Ken Hall A circa 1900 Sioux dentalium (tooth shell) and tradecloth dress that was featured on an episode of Antiques Roadshow prior to auction, sold for $7,475 at Big Spring Phoneix,

Philip Weiss Auctions’ Discovery Sale on MAY 21

OVER 500 LOTS OF HIGH-END COLLECTIBLE ITEMS IN MANY CATEGORIES WILL BE SOLD LYNBROOK, N.Y.   Over 500 lots of high-end collectibles to include sports uniforms worn by Reggie Jackson, Michael Jordan and Thurman Munson, a collection of railroad passes

Billiards

Billiards

Collecting with Jeff by Jeff Figler Billiards I think that most people have felt they have been behind the “eight ball”. If they have never been so, then at least they have heard of that expression, or of “dealing with