Although stories and values vary, passion and resolve are two aspects all contestants of the 7th Annual Antique Trader Favorite Finds Contest have in common.
Vintage couture including 1960-80s dresses and accessories, memorabilia including autographed photos of The Beatles and The Rat Pack will lead Sterling Assoc.'s Nov. 19 auction.
Whether you're looking to find antiques and collectibles treasures at a show or during an auction (online or in person), the Antique Trader weekly auction and show ads are a helpful resource in planning your strategy.
In an exclusive excerpt from his book, the “Picker’s Bible,” Joe Willard shares his childhood picking experiences, which served as the impetus of becoming a full-time, professional picker.
Antiques, home decor, collectibles and memorabilia owned by Oprah Winfrey will cross the auction block Nov. 2, with proceeds from the sale to benefit Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls and the scholarship fund.
It will be a one-stop shop for collectors of antiques Oct. 4-5 during the Wisconsin Antiques Dealers Association Fall Show, with 58 dealers from across the Midwest displaying.
Nostalgia may be a “modern” craze, but there was a time when it was considered to be simply crazy. However, that opinion has changed in the last decade and a half, as science and more of society has discovered the benefits of memorabilia and nostalgia.
The Andersonburg Soldiers Orphan School, one of Pennsylvania's Civil War-era orphan schools, will be sold Sept. 22, 2012. A star lot of the auction will be a tattered flag for the orphanage. The building is packed with antiques such as decorated stoneware, transferware and white ironstone, silver, books and ephemera, toys, vintage clothes and...
Nicholas Philip Trist's lap desk and quill used to write and sign the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ending the Mexican-American War, will be sold Sept. 7, 2012. Second in size and importance only to the Louisiana Purchase, the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo led to the purchase by the United States, at a cost of...