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  • Oct 5 2016
  • 5 Oct 2016

California’s New Memorabilia Law to have wide-Ranging Dealer and Collector Implications

California memorabilia dealers, booksellers, art and antique dealers are up in arms about California’s new law, AB-1570 Collectibles: sale of autographed memorabilia. The law requires dealers […]

  • Oct 5 2016
  • 5 Oct 2016

Mechanical Music, More Politics & Mid-Century Mod Furniture featured in October’s Auction Highlights

Welcome back… Fall is my favorite time of year to attend an auction! The thrill of the hunt is heightened by the crisp weather, good […]

  • Oct 4 2016
  • 4 Oct 2016

Local Estate Auctions–Where the Real Action Is!

If you are in the business of buying and selling collectibles and antiques, the hard work is still being done in the trenches of the “local […]

  • Sep 23 2016
  • 23 Sep 2016

Lincolniana, Heritage’s Lincoln and His Time Auction & the Abraham Lincoln Book Shop

When Heritage Auctions gaveled-in to begin the “Lincoln and His Times” sale on Sept. 17, 2016, you can be certain that Daniel Weinberg was assessing […]

  • Sep 23 2016
  • 23 Sep 2016

Fabulous Finds: Letters Home from a Civil War Soldier in the 1st Maine Volunteer Cavalry Regiment

Most of the Fabulous Finds I have had over the many years are connected with my hobby of antique bottle collecting. I’ve made my find […]

  • Sep 23 2016
  • 23 Sep 2016

A Collector for All Season: On-Site Estate Auctions a Goldmine for Dealers, Collectors Alike

A colleague recently posed an interesting question: is collecting seasonal? In other words, are some goods available only during certain times of the year? My […]

  • Sep 23 2016
  • 23 Sep 2016

Game Collectors Enter Panic Mode as Fantasy Flight Games ends deal with Games Workshop

Way back in 2005, I attended the Game Manufacturers Association (GAMA) trade show in Las Vegas on behalf of my game shop. One of the […]

  • Sep 22 2016
  • 22 Sep 2016

Rinker on Collectibles: Is It Worth Saving Fading Technology?

A July 26, 2016 blog entitled “Goodbye, VHS: A Visual Ode to a Disappearing Format” by John Brownlee appeared on a number of Internet websites. […]

  • Sep 19 2016
  • 19 Sep 2016

Succeeding in Your Business: ‘The Future Is Profit’ is not just another Startup Guide

If you go to your local bookstore (they still exist, don’t they?) or search for “entrepreneur” or “small business” on Amazon.com, you will find literally […]

  • Sep 14 2016
  • 14 Sep 2016

Take Steps Now to Prevent Winter Damage to Outdoor Art

  People love their gardens, and that includes many wonderful old statues and other ornaments made of stone and metal. But every winter, many witness […]