Gauging the age of a piece of furniture can be tricky, but not if you turn to the hardware on the piece - as it contains tips to the true age of the treasure.
Innovative sculpture Alexander Calder fuses engineering and art to devise history-making sculptures and inspire the 20th century avant-garde art movement.
A rare clockwork toy yielded more than double its high estimate to earn the top spot in a three-day $2.5 million auction at James D. Julia's in November 2012.
Fine jewelry and photogravures led the way in November 2012 for Leland Little Auction Estate Sales eighth consecutive $1 million auction.
Iowa's largest indoor antiques and collectibles show, the UNI-Dome Antique & Collectibles Show, will get underway March 22 and feature wares from 150 dealers.
It will be a full house at the Antique Spectacular in Rock Island, Ill. March 1-3, with dealers displaying everything from stoneware and postcards to marbles.
Country kitchen collectibles is the focus of this year's Collectors Showcase, March 9-10, hosted by The Glass and China Collectors of Bakersfield, Calif.
Antique Trader's online directory of ads promoting auctions, shows and events in the antiques community, for Feb. 28 - April 28, 2013.
Thousands of antique pitchers and glassware will take center stage Feb. 22-23 during the Houston Museum of Decorative Arts 39th annual Antiques Show & Sale fundraiser.