One of the most spectacular aspects of collecting antiques and vintage items is the story each item bears. Paul Kennedy discusses this in his latest column.
It appears Heritage Auction is preparing for an 'all-star' type of auction in its Sports Collectibles Platinum Night Auction, slated for Aug. 19-20. A seldom-seen complete ticket set from MLB All-Star Games is headlining the sale.
Grey Flannel Auctions' current sale, which closes Dec. 7, features hundreds of game-used memorabilia from a cross-section of sports legends, including Christy Mathewson's championship ring from 1910.
The Wisconsin Badgers and Milwaukee Braves will be represented during a special exhibition scheduled to be displayed during the 65th Annual Wisconsin Antiques Dealers Association Show & Sale, Oct. 7-8.
Did you know one of the earliest forms of bobbleheads, known as German nodders, were first produced in the late 19th century and were ceramic? Enjoy nine more interesting facts about bobbleheads in this 10 Things You Didn't Know column by Karen Knapstein.
An archive of contracts and paperwork associated with the 1869 Cincinnati Red Stockings ball club, largely considered the first professional baseball team, is featured in Heritage Auctions' Feb. 20 Platinum Sports Auction.
With the NFL's Super Bowl 50 slated for Feb. 7, 2016, and the 1966 Super Bowl ring of football great Jerry Kramer coming to auction Feb. 20, the folks at Auction Central News put together a list of the five Super Bowl rings to command the most at auction.
The cast of the block buster film — Star Wars: The Force Awakens — top many lists these days, including PSA/DNA's latest list of 'most dangerous autographs'.
Hake's Americana & Collectibles' July 14-16 auction features items from a who's who of superheroes. Among the superheroes to be represented are the Reverend Martin Luther King Jr., Superman, Mickey Mouse, John F. Kennedy Jr., and Martin Dihigo, the only five-nation Hall of Fame baseball player.
From game uniforms, including one worn by Reggie Jackson, to railroad passes issued to Brigham Young and a signed photo of Walt Disney, the May 21 Discovery Sale at Philip Weiss Auctions is packed with more than 500 eclectic items.