The memories of special holidays of the past often fill the minds of many this time of the year. In a recent letter, Antique Trader subscriber Sandy Erdman shared one of her favorite stories of holiday memories, involving her husband and sister-in-law.
The second of a series of four sales offering the premium petroliana collection of Kyle Moore is taking place January 9-10 in Denver, Pa. More than 1,100 prime petroliana and automobilia lots are scheduled to be sold over the two-day event.
In addition to the age, condition, and content (stories about celebrities of the day) of vintage newspapers, regional appeal is a factor in the value and appeal of vintage newspaper, explains Dr. Anthony Cavo, in the latest installment of Ask the Experts.
A vintage color lithograph of Santa Claus by Norman Rockwell, an antique woodcut map, and an autographed photo of the Apollo 11 flight team is set to sell Dec. 3, during an auction being offered by Waverly Rare Books.
One of known two boxed sets of Britain Boer War Army Service Supply Column toy soldiers commanded $22,800 during a recent Old Toy Soldier Auctions' sale.
During a recent antiquing excursion, a friend of Antique Trader's came across a fascinating item, a old yardstick. The new 'find' is focus of historic research.
Approximately 10,000 LEGO sets have been created over the past 50 years. Brothers Ed and Jeff Maciorowski have written a new book that examines their investment potential.
Developing an early appreciation of fine objects during visits with his grandparents may have been the impetus for Laszlo Jajczay becoming the dedicated restoration specialist he is today
By penning the new book “Collecting Children’s Books,” authors Noah Fleisher and Lauren Zittle are aiding those dedicated to developing new generations of readers, as well as exploring children’s literature as a collectible genre.
The trumpet used by Sam “The Bugler” Grossman to call the Preakniss and Belmont States horse races in 2015 is one of the more than 700 lots heading to sale Nov. 19, as offered by Philip Weiss Auctions.