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Apple-1 computer, $458,711, RR Auction

Apple-1 computer, $458,711, RR Auction

A fully functional Apple-1 computer, conceived by Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak as a bare circuit board to be sold ...
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Grahame Sydney painting, $64,350, Thomaston Place

Grahame Sydney painting, $64,350, Thomaston Place

An oil on linen painting by New Zealand contemporary artist Grahame Sydney (b. 1948), titled Cook House, Home Hills, sold ...
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Rooftops irregular plate by Sascha Brastoff, 10-1/2” longest side, $75-$100

What’s in a Name? Sascha, Marc, and Sometimes, Matthew

Story and photos by Donald-Brian Johnson In the world of mid-twentieth-century décor, it wasn't enough for a designer to be ...
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Pedro Correa do Lago

Great Collections: Assembling Only the Best: The Pedro Correa do Lago Autograph Collection

Assembling Only the Best: The Pedro Correa do Lago Autograph Collection From June 1 through September 16, 2018, what is ...
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The cover for Frank #1 from Nemesis Comics (1993), a short-lived imprint of family-friendly longtime comic book publisher Harvey Comics.

Comic Character Collectibles: Despite the Virus, Heritage Scores Impressive Total

Despite the Virus, Heritage Scores Impressive Total An eclectic mix of original art by some of the most influential artists ...
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Read Us Online For Now

Read Us Online For Now

Dear Readers, With so much change and uncertainty these past few months we are happy to finally be able to ...
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Signed Cartier bracelet

Antiques Peek: Signed Here

by Jessica Kosinski When you think of something that is signed, an ink signature might immediately come to mind. For ...
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Judy Garland arrangements, $30,599, Nate D. Sanders

Judy Garland arrangements, $30,599, Nate D. Sanders

Hundreds of orchestral arrangements owned by the late singer Judy Garland, including classics such as Over the Rainbow, Have Yourself ...
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1904 Fostoria Glass Company Catalog lamps and vases

The Fostoria Glass Company: Staying Flexible with Solid Glass

by Mary Sue Lyon, director, Fostoria Glass Society of America The Fostoria Glass Company began operations in Fostoria, Ohio in ...
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Note: because the original photo from 2008 was not printable now, it was replaced with this photo of the same lobby card from Heritage Auctions, HA.com.

What's Selling on eBay

by Deborah Abernethy and Mike McLeod It is with sadness that we announce that Deborah Abernethy passed away in February ...
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Acclaimed artist Todd McFarlane brings his creator-owned character Spawn together with Marvel’s top-selling Spider-Man, the character that propelled him to fame, on the golden anniversary edition of The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide.

Comic Character Collectibles: April 2020

Spider-Man Meets Spawn to Celebrate Overstreet’s 50th by J.C. Vaughn It has been mentioned more than once in this space ...
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Black Glass Salt & Pepper Shakers: Black/dark green McKee salt and pepper shakers with art deco styling. Sides of shakers are Roman Arch shaped. Sold on Etsy and seen elsewhere for $50 and up.

Black Glass: Beautiful & Functional

By Michalene Kosinski, Antiques and Collectibles Mall of New England All sorts of functional and attractive vintage kitchen and dining ...
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Mickey Mouse tin wind-up, $64,575, Morphy Auctions

Mickey Mouse tin wind-up, $64,575, Morphy Auctions

A lithographed tin wind-up five-finger Mickey Mouse toy made in Germany for the English market, 9 inches tall, dancing to ...
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Glass plate with the Libbey logo inscribed.

Great Collections: April 2020

The Glass City Museum: How Edward Drummond Libbey’s Glass Collection Started the Toledo Museum of Art Edward Drummond Libbey was ...
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To our readers

To our readers

With so much change and uncertainty these past few weeks we are happy to finally be able to publish an ...
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The Show Will Go On - Online!

The Show Will Go On – Online!

BRIMFIELD, MA - When Klia and Arthur Crisafulli of Northwood, NH, purchased Hertan’s Antique Shows and real estate in Brimfield, ...
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Medieval window series, Troyes Cathedral, France, 14th century.

Looking into the Colorful Past of Stained Glass Art

Looking into the Colorful Past of Stained Glass Art by Kary Pardy Stirring scenes, epiphanies of light, color and symbolism, ...
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Metal floral accent trim on handle highlights a pale blue basket. 10-1/2” w, $1,300-$1,500.

Here Come the Bride's Baskets

Story and photos by Donald-Brian Johnson Something Old … Something New Wait. Stop right there. If you’re on the hunt ...
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Sargent charcoal drawing, $22,800, Bruneau & Co.

Sargent charcoal drawing, $22,800, Bruneau & Co.

A figural charcoal on paper drawing by John Singer Sargent (Mass./U.K./Italian, 1856-1925) sold for $22,800 at a two-session auction held ...
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Blenko Glass Modernist “Opaque” Line large Yellow Bowl, No. 2904 made in 2004

The Allure of Glass is Back

by Peter Wade Something happened this past decade in the glass collecting marketplace that we may all have missed. It’s ...
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Tiffany Peony Border lamp, $151,250, Fontaine’s Auction

Tiffany Peony Border lamp, $151,250, Fontaine’s Auction

A Tiffany Studios Peony Border floor lamp, 77 inches tall, lit up the room for $151,250 at an auction held ...
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Casket with glass panels, fused, gilded, and molded nonlead glass; metal. Probably England, possibly James Cox, about 1760–1770.

In Sparkling Company

News from the Corning Museum of Glass on its 2020 Spring Exhibition Sourced from CMoG press releases on the exhibit ...
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Mobil Oil coin-op kids’ ride, $25,200, Michaan’s Auctions

Mobil Oil coin-op kids’ ride, $25,200, Michaan’s Auctions

A 1950s-era Mobil Oil coin-operated children’s Pegasus ride flew out of the room for $25,200 at a Gallery Auction held ...
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LeBron and Jordan card, $900,000, Goldin Auctions

LeBron and Jordan card, $900,000, Goldin Auctions

A 2003-2004 Upper Deck “Exquisite Collection” #JJ Lebron James/Michael Jordan Logoman card (#1/1), graded BGS NM-MT+ 8.5, sold for $900,000 ...
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Important Note to Readers & Subscribers

Important Note to Readers & Subscribers

Dear Reader, I would like to take this opportunity to share information about our plans for publishing a May issue ...
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