At the close of the two-day sale, the June 19-20 Lamp & Glass auction at James D. Julia Inc. earned nearly $2.2 million against a $1.5 million low estimate for lots sold, including sale of an unparalleled Paipoint Puffy Owl Lamp for $77K.
Just because it's functional doesn't mean furniture doesn't have a stylish design and social purpose, in fact examples of this practice can be seen throughout the 20th century.
Everything from antique political buttons to vintage political propaganda and more, will be showcased during The Midwest Regional Political Collectors annual meeting Sept. 19-21, in Indianapolis.
Behind the Gavel columnist Wayne Jordan explores customer service policies that often annoy customers so, that they declare, “I’ll never shop there again.”
A Mt. Washington beet shaker shook things up at the American Glass Salt and Sugar Shaker Collectors annual meeting and auction July 21, when the shaker sold for $3,335.
The autumn auction and antiques show season is here, and now is the time to make check out the schedule of upcoming events, and make plans to take in events.
The unfortunate closing of one of Atlanta's most iconic entertainment sites — Dante’s Down the Hatch — is providing an opportunity for collectors to enhance collections during a Sept. 21 auction, which will feature a wide range of antiques, props, architectural items, vintage cars and restaurant equipment.
In an auction which saw $1.2 million in sales, an uncommon Popeye windup “Air-o-Plane” complete with its original box soared to $11,257 and a new home at a museum in the Orient, during a June 21 auction at James D. Julia Inc.
The Virginia Historical Society's “The Great Western Virginia Cover-Up: Historic Quilts & Bedcovers" exhibit is captivating audiences, and spreading the appreciation for these historic pieces of fabric.