A 19-inch gold quartz chain and horseshoe locket soared past its presale estimate of $5,000 to $10,000 to finish at $20,400 during Witherell’s spring Western Americana Auction.
Of the 2,600 lots featured in the Fine Art, Asian & Antiques Auction being offered by James D. Julia Aug. 19-22, more than 1,300 are Chinese porcelain — including a 400-year-old porcelain bowl which features marks from the Li period, which ran from 1573 through 1619, on the base.
In 2014 it's been 95 years since the efforts of a few garnered a right for all women in the U.S., the right to vote. Here are 10 things you may or may not know about the women's suffrage movement.
Antique Trader resident bottle expert Mike Polak shares tales from his summer bottle digging and collecting road trip in a recent Bottle Treasures Uncorked column.
The frequency with which Asian art and antiques command six figures during online auctions is on the rise, reports LiveAuctioneers.com.
A variety of lots, including a brilliant still-life painting, stoneware footed chalice-form baptism bow, and an electric table lamp marked ‘Pairpoint 3070’ earned top dollar during a spring auction offered by Roan Auctioneers.
Everything from marine paintings and model ships to Queen Anne walnut highboy will vie for top lot status during the Aug. 24 sale at Kaminski Auctions.
The long anticipated 32nd Shaker annual auction offered by Willis-Henry Auctions is set for Sept. 6, and features 250 lots, like a New Lebanon washstand, Sister’s cupboard, and a rope bed, among other items.
From coin shows and antique firearms auctions to vintage advertising shows and an annual auction featuring Shaker wood crafts, the latest installment of the Antique Trader Weekly Antiques Auction & Show calendar is rich with variety.