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What's Selling on eBay: August 2018

What's Selling on eBay: August 2018

by Deborah Abernethy and Mike McLeod $4,139.89 (23 bids, 9 bidders): Maxfield Parrish Antique Edison Mazda Electric Light Bulb Store Display Vintage. Offered for sale is a very rare and beautiful Edison Mazda store display from the 1920s. This display is in all original condition and features artwork by Maxfield Parrish who was commissioned to […]

What's Selling on eBay: April 2018

What's Selling on eBay: April 2018

by Deborah Abernethy and Mike McLeod $787.77 (50 bids, 12 bidders): Vintage 10-piece, Cold-painted, Miniature Austrian Bronze Pigs Orchestra Band. We were recently consigned a small selection of antique and vintage miniature Austrian bronzes from one man’s lifetime collection. Although I could find similar examples of  this Austrian Miniature Bronze Pig Band online, I couldn’t […]

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Louis Apol oil painting, $16,000, Richard D. Hatch

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Louis Apol oil painting, $16,000, Richard D. Hatch

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Louis Apol oil painting, $16,000, Richard D. Hatch Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World A 45 inch by 32 inch winter landscape original oil painting in a period gilt frame by Dutch artist Louis Franciscus Hendrik Apol (1850-1936) sold for $16,000 at an auction held May 23-24 by Richard D. […]

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Aetna Insurance Co. sign, $51,300, Showtime Auction

Gavels 'n' Paddles: Aetna Insurance Co. sign, $51,300, Showtime Auction

Gavels ‘n’ Paddles: Aetna Insurance Co. sign, $51,300, Showtime Auction Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall An Aetna Insurance Company reverse glass painted sign with mother of pearl inlay, 34 inches square and in excellent condition, sold for $51,300 at an auction held April 4-6 by Showtime Auction Services (based in […]