You never know what you'll find when people open the doors to their homes for an antiques appraisal. In this feature article, Antique Trader contributor Dr. Anthony J. Cavo shares the story of unexpected finds, including an 1863 blueprint of a Civil War fort, during an assessment.
An unparalleled representation of Wedgwood jasperware, from collection of Adele Barnett, founder of Washington, D.C.’s Wedgwood Society, will come to auction April 14 through Quinn's Auction Galleries.
A “Danish Sea Captain Walker" Colt revolver in impressive condition and its original case will come before bidders during Rock Island Auction's April 13-15 historic guns sale.
A group of 13 new auctioneers entered the auction circuit recently, following completion of The Mendenhall Auctioneering School. The School has been offering auctioneering education programs since 1962.
Recently, the antiques and collectibles community lost a joyful ambassador with the passing of Jerry Pasternak, founder and owner of Pasternak Antiques.
Two unique bronze statuettes, an Art Deco designed female perched on the moon, and a Japanese eagle sculpture are among the featured lots in the benefit-focused Red Carpet Auction, Feb. 21.
Sara Jordan-Heintz, the features reporter with the Marshalltown Times-Republic and a contributor to Antique Trader, recently received the Young Iowa Journalist award.
Two world records and more than $10 million in vintage poster sales were the driving forces behind Heritage Auctions' reporting a 27 percent increase in posters sold at auction in 2017.
A one-of-a-kind inaugural button touting George Washington as the "Father of His Country" is headlining a 658-lot auction being offered Feb. 24 by Heritage Auctions.