Antiques and collectibles feature articles

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Collecting military patches

Collecting North American Indian artifacts

AT 6-24 MVC-014F.JPGSpeaking of Dolls: Once odd, now interesting – You’ve got to check this one out. What do you all think of the baby doll with the bee on its face? It makes me shudder every time I see it!

Ask Antique Trader: Renaissance Revival server great for storage

Useful antiques are still a good buy

Troops rally in Old Toy Soldier Auctions’ May 16 sale

Modernist posters realize record-setting sales at Swann Galleries’ May 21 auction

Impressive lifetime collections hit the block, June 27

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— Posted by Karen Knapstein


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Karen Knapstein

About Karen Knapstein

Karen Knapstein is the editor of Antique Trader magazine. A lifelong collector and student of antiques, she has written dozens of articles on vintage collectibles and their historical context. She lives in Wisconsin with her husband, Joseph, and daughter, Faye. She can be reached at