Rare Chinese Vase Kept in Family's Kitchen Sells for $1.8 Million
The artifact, dating to the 18th century and made during the Qianlong period for an emperor, received interest from collectors worldwide and sold for $1 million more than expected.
Bitters Bottle Could Bring $30,000 at Glass Works' Auction
The Old Sachem Bitters and Wigwam Tonic bottle is the star lot in a two-day sale April 25-26 packed with flasks, inks, target balls, fire grenades, and black glass.
Tiffany Window Shines Light on Carolina Parakeets
Learn the story behind Louis Comfort Tiffany's important stained-glass window, 'Parakeets and Goldfish Bowl,' which is not only a triumph of craftsmanship, but also one that memorializes the only parrot ever native to the United States.