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  • Jul 2 2008
  • 2 Jul 2008

Quality in Unidentified Artists’ Paintings

Daryle Lambert’s 31 Club Blog

Did you ever spot a painting but kept on walking because you couldn’t find out who the artist was?

  • Jul 2 2008
  • 2 Jul 2008

Collected News June 30 Update

A Warhol lawsuit shares the news with a Warhol celebrity portrait for sale, a French art dealer is exposed as a smuggler and part of a recent Impressionist armed robbery, Chinese Olympic collectibles hit the market and family heirlooms turn prized antiques into a reason for therapy in today’s collected news of late.

Warhol for Charity

  • Jul 1 2008
  • 1 Jul 2008

edited round up july 1

A Warhol lawsuit shares the news with a Warhol celebrity portrait for sale, a French art dealer is exposed as a smuggler and part of a recent Impressionist armed robbery, Chinese Olympic collectibles hit the market and family heirlooms turn prized antiques into a reason for therapy in today’s collected news of late.

Warhol for Charity

  • Jul 1 2008
  • 1 Jul 2008

Mint Offers Presidential Dollars at Face Value

Presidential dollars are now available directly from the U.S. Mint at face value. Collectors and others can now order up to $500 in rolls of Uncirculated Presidential dollars for each president as the coins become available. The Mint will pay the standard shipping costs.

  • Jul 1 2008
  • 1 Jul 2008

Thorny Errors on Arizona State Quarter. Check your Arizona quarters for collectible errors.

Easily visible die chips were found on recently released Arizona state quarters. Error coin specialists consider die chips a minor form of die stage; however, they are still collectible but rarely have significant value. The most significant error so far is a curved metal protrusion extending onto the 2008 date on the coin’s reverse.

  • Jul 1 2008
  • 1 Jul 2008

This Week in Geek 6/25

As the rivers begin to recede so begins the new comics shipment delays. The shelves at your local comic shop may look a little bare this week. That’s not to say there isn’t a huge stack of new comics in your future. If you’re a Marvel nerd like me, between every Avengers book, three X-titles along with 1985 #2 and Iron Fist all coming out on the same day, you got buried.

  • Jun 30 2008
  • 30 Jun 2008

Antiques And Collections July 1

We’re heading into the thick of summer, but that doesn’t mean missing an opportunity to add to your collection. Slip your laptop into your canvas tote bag with your summer vacation reading. That way you can Web surf antiques and collectibles sites from poolside or the porch.

Saturday, July 12: Silver and Photography

  • Jun 30 2008
  • 30 Jun 2008

Mark’s HR 3221

Controversial Housing Bill Includes Provision to Tax E-Commerce

While both houses of Congress have been working with dispatch to pass a massive 630-page bill to aid homeowners facing mortgage default, on June 25, an amendment was slipped into the bill that would have a marked impact on Internet commerce for collectibles, antiques and small businesses.

  • Jun 29 2008
  • 29 Jun 2008

News 6-27-08

Recent news saw a record for Impressionist art, a Las Vegas collectibles convention on the heels of the sale of a $1 casino chip for $29,000, a life preserver from the Titanic selling for $68,500 and soaring prices for midcentury furniture. Gear belonging to Lou Gehrig, Babe Ruth and Jackie Robinson will be auctioned at Yankee Stadium, and the U.S.

  • Jun 29 2008
  • 29 Jun 2008

Hunting and Gathering 6-24

It’s an interesting week for antiques and collectibles as many auction houses are taking the week off and regrouping. But if you need a bargain-hunting fix, take a look at my Summer Blow Out Sales.

June20-25: American and English Paintings, Furniture, Silver and Decorations
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