In this edition of the Antiques Auction forum, Martin visits with longtime dealer/collector John Rinaldi in Kennebunkport, Maine, and discusses the known history of scrimshaw, Prisoner of War pieces from the Lloyd Collection, and the California crackdown on ivory (antique or not) at auction, as well as dealer sales. He also talks about the annual symposium at the New Bedford Whaling Museum, his catalog sales and much more.
Martin Willis is Worthologist, auctioneer and director of decorative arts for James D. Julia Auctioneers for the Boston region. You can hear his podcasts at the at Antique and Auction Forum, featuring interviews with key players in the antiques and collectibles trade.
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