Antiques Publications

Huge vintage Coca-Cola collectibles auction canceled

Schackmann, Inc., of Effingham, Ill., has canceled it’s highly anticipated Jan. 29 Coca-Cola auction. The company, which handles many large estates and personal property auctions each year, said the decision to cancel the Teutopolis, Ill., sale was due to circumstances beyond the company’s control. Another major antiques and collectibles sale is scheduled April 9....

Congrats to a new year (and new look) for Goldmine

Goldmine Magazine, our sister publication, underwent some pretty impressive changes at the turn of the year. The verdict from subscribers and advertisers has been overwhelmingly positive. The magazine looks super cool and has a broad range of articles, interviews and features for lovers of vintage music memorabilia, vinyl records and even vintage posters. After...

Antique whaling scrimshaw over at Antique Auction Forum

Martin Willis of Antique Auction Forum posted a valuable and fascinating article of his first-hand account of dealing in antique whaling scrimshaw. His blog is an excellent counterpart to his always expanding trove of 30-40 minute audio podcast interviews with the top names in antiques and collectibles. Martin writes: “For several years I assisted...