Things are not always as they seem, and that is the case involving a pair of what is described as 'silvery' glass coasters, reports Dr. G. Marchelos, in his response to a recent Ask the Experts inquiry.
Furniture Detective Fred Taylor advises a reader about determining age of a vanity by inspecting its curved legs and the back of its mirror.
Auctionata is ushering in the holiday season with an extensive auction schedule, with 14 live-stream auctions, beginning Nov. 23. The final sale is Dec. 14.
An early 20th century political poster touting McKinnley's 'prosperity plan' may see $20,000, and lead campaign keepsakes during Hake's auction Nov. 15-17.
More than 100 lots of American art pottery, including pieces from the revered Stuart Collection, are set to see Dec. 4, at Turner Auctions + Appraisals.
Come Nov. 19, the inaugural event of a shared venture between Pook & Pook and Stuart Kingston will be presented in a tax-free jewelry, fine art auction.