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.
A diverse selection of items (nearly 2,800 in all) will cross the auction block during Hake's Americana & Collectibles' March 17-19 sale. The spectrum of feature items spans from Revolutionary War artifacts to 20th-century comic strip art.
A black marble sculpture by artist/actor Anthony Quinn, given as a gift to jazz legend George Benson, is among the lots slated for a Jan. 1 auction. The piece is expected to sell for between $6,000 and $8,000.
It’s official, the largest collection of bobbleheads and bobblehead-related memorabilia will call Milwaukee, Wis., its home, as the National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum prepares for its 2016 grand opening.