SPARKS, MD – A striking American stoneware face cooler has set two world records after selling for $177,000 — more than $50,000 above its high estimate. The 25-inch 20-gallon salt-glazed cooler broke auction records at Crocker Farm on July 20 for the highest price achieved for any American face vessel, and...
Artifacts including jewelry, basketry, carved figures, and clothing and accessories from the Southwest region of the U.S. will come before bidders Dec. 17 during Turner Auctions + Appraisal's online sale.
A pre-Columbian vessel with a dynamic three-dimensional jaguar effigy head is one of the lots vying for top lot status in Artemis Gallery's Nov. 9 auction.
A marble head sculpture created by Cycladic sculptors of the 3rd millennium BC finished atop all lots in Cottone Auctions' $2.6 million Sept. 22-23 auction.
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What does a recorded LP of the Broadway hit 'Hamilton' signed by the cast have in common with ancient pottery from Ecuador? Both will come before bidders Oct. 5 in an auction benefiting youth.
The Red Wing Collectors Society (RWCS) will celebrate its 40th anniversary during its annual convention, scheduled for July 6-8, in Red Wing, Minn.
Although ginger beer breweries have all but disappeared, popularity of various ginger beer bottles continues among collectors, reports Mike Polak.
Decorative arts items including toleware, stoneware, folk arts, and ironwork, among others will headline a 1,200-lot auction scheduled for Sept. 14-15 at Pook & Pook Inc.
A church cleaning session resulted in the unexpected discovery of a Red Wing four-gallon water cooler, which in his latest Ask the Experts assessment Dr. Anthony J. Cavo said may be bring $600 to $700 in a crock auction or sale.