More than 350 antique toy vehicles, from the collection of seasoned toy collector and Antique Toy World contributor, Jack Herbert, will come to auction June 25, through Morphy Auctions.
Esteemed Hot Wheels historian and record-holding collector, Mike Zarnock, offers an updated list of the Holy Grail of Hot Wheels collecting: The Perfect 10.
In the latest Ten Things You Didn’t Know column, Print Editor Karen Knapstein shares entertaining facts about a man who helped spark global interest and fascination with the oddities of the world, believe it or not
An intricate Black Forest wood carving of a mother dog and her pups, by master Swiss carver Walter Mader will come to auction June 18, and may realize $12K.
Coverlets came into 'fashion' in the U.S. early 19th century, and at one point were more common than quilts in American homes. Check out the most recent Ten Things You Didn't Know column to learn more about jacquard coverlets.
One of the first Mickey Mouse dolls ever produced, including Walt Disney's signature, is one of the lots coming before bidders June 18 through Van Eaton Galleries.
Transcending race and culture, Transformers enjoy global appeal. Uber-collector Mark Bellomo shares the stories behind his toy obsessions, as well as some practical advice.
Touch connects us to objects in a personal way. Although it’s prudent for dealers to lock away small, high-priced items that are easy to steal, in his latest Behind the Gavel column Wayne Jordan shares research showing that customers buy more when they’re allowed to touch the goods.
Nearly 145 years after then 20-something Simon Tissot Dupont founded S.T. Dupont company, its luxury lighters spark interest in collectors.
A church cleaning session resulted in the unexpected discovery of a Red Wing four-gallon water cooler, which in his latest Ask the Experts assessment Dr. Anthony J. Cavo said may be bring $600 to $700 in a crock auction or sale.