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What’s Selling on eBay: November 2017

What's Selling on eBay: November 2017

by Deborah Abernethy and Mike McLeod $1,125 (12 bidders, 18 bids): Victorian Austrian Solid Silver Baby’s Rattle/Whistle/Teether/Comforter. This antique Victorian baby’s silver rattle/whistle/teether measures 145mm (5.75 inches) long and weighs 62 grams. It is unmarked as far as I can

What’s Selling on eBay: September 2017

What's Selling on eBay: September 2017

by Deborah Abernethy and Mike McLeod The following two items were sold on the same day by the same owner who reported these are considered the Holy Grail of sprinkler heads, and they were found in scrap buckets at an

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Sapphire and diamond ring, $103,500, Cottone Auctions

Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far by Ken Hall A dazzling sapphire and diamond ladies’ vintage ring in a gold and platinum setting sold for $103,500 at a Fine Art & Antiques Auction held Sept. 23-24 by Cottone

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Rolex men’s wristwatch, $9,775, Jeffrey S. Evans

Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far by Ken Hall A Rolex Datejust Presidential gold and diamond men’s wristwatch sold for $9,775 at a Fine & Decorative Arts Auction held April 30 by Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates in

The Nutmeg Grater: A Kitchen Collectible, And So Much More

Story and Photos by J. E. Klopfer The well known antiques writer Mary Earl Gould was the first to introduce mechanical nutmeg graters to modern collectors, when her 1958 book Tin & Toleware featured her collection of six graters. In

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: California gold map, $39,000, PBA Galleries

Results of Recent Auctions From Near and Far by Ken Hall A map of the California gold region, published in Boston in 1848 and a precise tracing of the map of pioneer and land surveyor James Bidwell by Thomas Larquin,

Gavels ‘N Paddles: 1875 $20 gold coin, $38,940, Michaan’s

Gavels ‘N Paddles: 1875 $20 gold coin, $38,940, Michaan's

Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World by Ken Hall A U.S. 1875 $20 Liberty Head gold coin, graded MS64, sold for $38,940 at a sale of rare coins from the estate of Barbara Riggins held March 6 by

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Pair of Tiffany silver vases: $33,600, Nadeau’s Auction

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Pair of Tiffany silver vases: $33,600, Nadeau’s Auction Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall A rare and monumental pair of Tiffany & Company silver vases, 23 inches tall and Art Nouveau repousse, sold

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 #8 spider web turquoise stone sold for $5,750 at a

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Assembled jewelry set, $19,200, John Moran

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Assembled jewelry set, $19,200, John Moran

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Assembled jewelry set, $19,200, John Moran Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall An assembled set of amethyst and 18kt gold jewelry – a brooch by Jean Schlumberger and ear clips by David Webb