Did you know the enchanting images appearing on the cover of books in J.R.R. Tolkein's "Lord of the Ring" series is actually portions of a single illustration? Come May 12 Heritage Auctions will present the illustration, by artist Barbara Remington, to bidders.
A 1938 model of tombstone radio, made by Zenith, may be music to the ears of bidders during Cordier Auctions upcoming auction.
Did you know the GI Joe line of action figures included a GI Nurse? This action figure came on the scene in the 1960s and will come to auction April 23.
Compiled by Antoinette Rahn He’s “The Man of a Thousand Faces” and one of the most prolific performer of the silent-film era. Enjoy a few fascinating facts about Lon Chaney Sr. and a clip from “The Phantom of the Opera”…. Lon Chaney Sr. – Movie Maestro 1 Long before the advanced movie-making magic...
It's that time of year again to celebrate postcards. If you've ever admired a postcards you know how much there is to celebrate. This year, why not join Antique Trader in celebrating National Postcard Week?
In a recent installment of Ask the Experts, Dr. Anthony J. Cavo shares some exciting news and praises a long-time doll owner for her care of a Madame Alexander Alice in Wonderland Doll.
At one time, porcelain signs were the work horses of promotion for businesses and products. Today, those same signs are nearly as good as gold to collectors.
Knott's Berry Farm marked the 75th anniversary of its Ghost Town attraction in history-making style, by offering 200+ lots of memorabilia to bidders. The auction, presented by Heritage Auctions, realized $788,892 — 50% more than the total estimate.
When it comes to belt buckles supposedly made by Tiffany, there is a lot more 'hogwash' than history to the story, according to avid collector and regular Antique Trader contributor Steve Evans.
Hundreds of bird dog paintings, decoys, fly rods and other fishing collectibles, changed hands to the tune of $1.4M during Copley Fine Arts' Winter Sale.