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Comic Character Collectibles: In the Time of COVID-19: Pop Culture Thriving?

This Swedish one-sheet for Casablanca nearly tripled its estimate when it sold for $55,000 at Heritage. ­Image courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

by J.C. Vaughn In recent discussions, a handful of auction houses and high-end comic book insiders confessed that in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic they really didn’t know how the market was going to go. Within a couple of weeks, though, it became clear that at least some of the people staying home […]

How Are These Famous People Related?

How Are These Famous People Related?

How Are These Famous People Related? by Mike McLeod What do Napoleon Bonaparte and Charlie Chaplin have in common? How about Marilyn Monroe, Winston Churchill, John Lennon, and the Rolling Stones? Think about it for a moment. What could all these famous people from history, the movies, and music have in common? They weren’t born […]

Ken’s Korner: Churchill’s WWII car is sold on eBay

Ken’s Korner: Churchill’s WWII car is sold on eBay

Ken’s Korner: Churchill’s WWII car is sold on eBay News & Views From the World of Antiques & Collectibles By Ken Hall The vintage German-made Daimler DB 18 Drophead Coupe used by British Prime Minister Winston Churchill from 1944-1949 – from the tail end of World War II to the years immediately following – has […]