• 14
    Apr

Sterling Tiffany Cigar Holder Up For Bid at Freeman’s

Dr. Joseph McEllistrem, a WorthPoint member, will have a Tiffany & Co. sterling silver cigar holder up for bid at Freeman’s Auction Gallery in Philadelphia on Saturday, April 19, 2009, at noon. The cigar holder is lot number 229, and is estimated to sell between $2,000 and 4,000. Made by Tiffany & Co., New York, […]

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  • 14
    Apr

Lt. Lawson Reichard’s WWII Diary – April 14, 1943

Lt. Reichard’s WWII Diary Project : On January 1, 2009, WorthPoint began a three year project following the life of a WWII soldier through the daily pages of his diary. To read about the inception of this project, or to add your own comments, click here. Friday,  April 9, 1943 through  Thursday, April 15, 1943 […]

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  • 13
    Apr

Weekly News Roundup: April 13- April 17, 2009

Closing out this week’s art, antiques and collectibles news are a forgotten painting that sold for high five figures, claims of ownership for a painting put up as loan collateral and the last Titanic survivor sells her memorabilia. From Auction Central News and the Associated Press: Painting long stored in attic earns $96,600 at Kaminski […]

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  • 13
    Apr

Auction Report: Pook and Pook Fine Art, Furniture and Accessories Sale

Pook and Pook is about to do it again—pull off a sale comprised of good, honest art and antiques. True to form and in a long tradition, Pook and Pook has assembled a collection of furniture, fine and decorative art, and objects d’art that includes an amazing selection of Russian enamels to regional quilts. This […]

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  • 13
    Apr

Lt. Lawson Reichard’s WWII Diary – April 13, 1943

Lt. Reichard’s WWII Diary Project : On January 1, 2009, WorthPoint began a three year project following the life of a WWII soldier through the daily pages of his diary. To read about the inception of this project, or to add your own comments, click here. Friday,  April 9, 1943 through  Thursday, April 15, 1943 […]

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  • 12
    Apr

Lt. Lawson Reichard’s WWII Diary – April 12, 1943

Lt. Reichard’s WWII Diary Project : On January 1, 2009, WorthPoint began a three year project following the life of a WWII soldier through the daily pages of his diary. To read about the inception of this project, or to add your own comments, click here. Friday,  April 9, 1943 through  Thursday, April 15, 1943 […]

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  • 11
    Apr

Lt. Lawson Reichard’s WWII Diary – April 11, 1943

Lt. Reichard’s WWII Diary Project : On January 1, 2009, WorthPoint began a three year project following the life of a WWII soldier through the daily pages of his diary. To read about the inception of this project, or to add your own comments, click here. Friday,  April 9, 1943 through  Thursday, April 15, 1943 […]

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  • 10
    Apr

‘The Myriopticon, A Historical Panorama: Rebellion’

The name “The Myriopticon, A Historical Panorama: Rebellion” is not one that rolls off the tongue very easily, and “Myriopticon” is a word very few of us have ever come across. But suppose you find yourself at a flea market and come across a cardboard box that sports the word Myriopticon and looks like it […]

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  • 10
    Apr

Brokering Adventures: Royal Vienna Vase

Atlantique City is a massive antique show, held several times a year at the Atlantic City Convention Center, featuring hundreds of dealers selling quality antiques. One special “draw” to the show is that it offers free appraisals to the public, and last October show promoters invited several Worthologists to help evaluate the items brought in. […]

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  • 10
    Apr

Lt. Lawson Reichard’s WWII Diary – April 10, 1943

Lt. Reichard’s WWII Diary Project : On January 1, 2009, WorthPoint began a three year project following the life of a WWII soldier through the daily pages of his diary. To read about the inception of this project, or to add your own comments, click here. Friday,  April 9, 1943 through  Thursday, April 15, 1943 […]

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