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Haines Launches Blog to Connect Enthusiasts with Trends, Tips

LOS ANGELES – Reyne Haines, a national media fixture in her role as an expert appraiser in 20th Century Decorative Arts—including on PBS’s popular, long-running series Antiques Roadshow—has launched a blog for antiques and collectibles enthusiasts at The weekly-updated blog also documents her trips around the country and throughout the...

Observations from Atlantique City

What was hot at AC? According to Eric Bradley: As for hot selling merchandise – toy dealers did well all across the board. Folks were choosy and selective, trying to buy the best toys they could afford for under $100. Vintage sports memorabilia was the surprise growth market. We have five...

Collectors love Atlantique City

Dealers cover the Atlantic City Convention Center with 18th, 19th and early 20th century period antiques and fine arts including Tiffany lamps and metalwork, American folk art, and more.

Austrian Art Nouveau lamps at Morphy Auction

Tiffany Studios’ stunning turn of the 20th century leaded-glass lamps appear frequently in the auction marketplace, but many collectors may not be aware of a contemporaneous but far-less-expensive alternative: Austrian figural bronze-base lamps. Made during the same timeframe as their botanically themed Tiffany counterparts, Austrian Art Nouveau specialty lamps often incorporate...

Atlantique City fall show full of possibilities

After a hot summer of collectibles hunting in barns, flea markets and fairgrounds, the approach of autumn means it’s time to head indoors for collecting conventions and shows — and none are more diverse than the Atlantique City show in October.