An early Ives freight train set rose to $6,000 before the gavel fell, taking top lot during Cordier Auctions' Toy & Train Auction.
It's may be hard to believe, but it has been 20 years since the adventures of Harry Potter and his magical pals cast a spell on the young and young at heart. A new book by author Eric Bradley takes a unique approach to Potter appreciation, through memorabilia and collectibles.
One of the most spectacular aspects of collecting antiques and vintage items is the story each item bears. Paul Kennedy discusses this in his latest column.
A footed vase, candle holders, butter dishes, and a cocktail shaker in Cambridge glass' Wildflower pattern are among the lots coming before bidders Auc. 19 by way of Specialists of the South.
It's been more than 80 years since Betty Boop's debut in the cartoon "Dizzy Dishes" on Aug. 9 of 1930, but her popularity is ageless, as Antoinette Rahn discusses.
In the latest Ask the Experts column, Dr. Anthony J. Cavo offers an insightful lesson in reading hallmarks to identify and assess silver heirlooms.
WHEATON, Ill. — Wheaton, Illinois’ Du Page County Fairgrounds will find itself home to entertainment personalities galore, various treasures, and more during the 41st annual Zurko’s All-Night Flea Market on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, from 3 p.m. to 3 a.m. Familiar Faces Appearing at All-Night Flea This year’s array of celebrities includes Wesley Eure and Kathleen...
At the center of many people's love of antiques and collectibles is a story or stories regarding the item of appreciation. Once again this year Antique Trader invites you to share the story of your Nostalgic Treasure for a chance to win great prizes.
Informal, elegant, fun and functional are words Antique Trader Co-Editor Karen Knapstein uses in describing the Olivetti Pattern Series notebook, in her latest 'Things We Love' review.
A glazed cotton parade campaign flag touting the Lincoln-Hamlin ticket of the 1860 election set a world record for a name flag, realizing $40,124, during Hake's July 2017 sale.