Dr. G. Marchelos offers a valuable tip about maintaining the authenticity of items to maintain value, such as with the antique Santa Fe Railroad tray produced by Tiffany, and the focus of an Antique Trader subscriber inquiry.
More than 60 curated dealers, featuring a diverse selection of art, including photographs, sculptures, paintings and installations, will present during Art Boca Raton, Mar. 16-17. The event is part of a fund-raiser for the Boca Raton Museum of Art.
The precursor to the first Apple personal computer, the Kenbak-1, set the course for easy-to-use and relatively affordable computers, and during an auction presented by Auction Team Breker recently, one of these early models commanded $45,500.
A pair of exquisitely-decorated porcelain drum-form wig stands fetched $1,500 during a diverse auction, featuring more than 350 lots, presented by Schwenke Auctioneers.
Before opening a store, the question that begs to be answered is: “What’s the opportunity for a new vintage store in my area?” Wayne Jordan shares research tools that will help answer that critical question.
Furniture Detective Fred Taylor explains a bit of history about a baker's table, which a reader inquired about, thinking it was a Hoosier cabinet.
The memories of special holidays of the past often fill the minds of many this time of the year. In a recent letter, Antique Trader subscriber Sandy Erdman shared one of her favorite stories of holiday memories, involving her husband and sister-in-law.
With one year drawing to a close and another arriving very soon, new opportunities to acquire treasures at auctions and shows abound. Check out select show and auction advertisements to learn more.
An early 20th century oil painting of a seascape is heading into the Jan. 1 New Year's Day Auction at J. Levine Auction & Appraisal as the top contender of all fine art lots in the sale.
The second of a series of four sales offering the premium petroliana collection of Kyle Moore is taking place January 9-10 in Denver, Pa. More than 1,100 prime petroliana and automobilia lots are scheduled to be sold over the two-day event.