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  • Dec 22 2008
  • 22 Dec 2008

Auction Report: Pook and Pook Variety Results

Earlier this month, we previewed Pook and Pook Auctions’ two-day Variety sale. This Downingtown, Pa., company gained national attention in 1999 when it enjoyed the […]

  • Dec 16 2008
  • 16 Dec 2008

’Tis the season

Ahh, the wonderful holiday season. Good cheer. Good parties. Mistletoe. Eggnog. Also the time to reach out and say hi to friends and family. This […]

  • Dec 11 2008
  • 11 Dec 2008

Auction Report: GoAntiques Online Posters

With more than 500 posters in its Dec. 16 live auction, GoAntiques has cornered the market for period, authentic posters in this very exciting sale. GoAntiques is the only virtual marketplace in the art, antiques and collectibles industry offering an integrated, one-step solution for both storefront and live-auction selling.

  • Dec 10 2008
  • 10 Dec 2008

Auction Report: December 10, 2008

With most of our partner auction houses that specialize in fine art, antiques and collectibles going on hiatus for the holidays—and by the way, stay tuned, there are some great sales coming up after the first of the year—I turned to iGavel not as a last resort but, I admit this in all candor, to check them out for the first time.

  • Dec 3 2008
  • 3 Dec 2008

Auction Report: December 3, 2008

Since 1984, Pook and Pook Auctions in Downingtown, Pa., has conducted some of the most credible sales of antiques, collectibles and memorabilia. Ronald and Debra Pook, a husband-and-wife team, have committed themselves to a level of credibility second to none.

  • Nov 18 2008
  • 18 Nov 2008

Put Your Items in Front of Potential Buyers

Dear Sellers News reader,

This week we are hosting two feature pages, one for Thanksgiving and the other in honor of Pearl Harbor Day. As I promised last week, I’ll provide you with the URLs and information about how you can participate.

  • Nov 11 2008
  • 11 Nov 2008

Georgia High-Tech Community Recognizes WorthPoint

ATLANTA, Sept. 25 — WorthPoint, an Internet-based data-and-media company that offers a vast database of sales records on art, antiques and collectibles, has been named one of 20 companies to present at the inaugural conference of Venture Atlanta 2008 this Oct. 15-16.

  • Nov 10 2008
  • 10 Nov 2008

Man killed by Civil War artillery shell

By MARK BOWES
TIMES-DISPATCH STAFF WRITER

The artillery shell that exploded Monday and killed a Civil War relics dealer outside his Chesterfield County home was a cannonball about 8 to 10 inches in diameter, a federal official said yesterday.

  • Nov 5 2008
  • 5 Nov 2008

Auction Report: November 4, 2008

For those of you who have been following the WorthPoint articles on the Salvation Army gold kettle coins, the sales results are in. These coin collectibles were sold at auction on October 24. Through the generosity of anonymous contributors tossing antique $20 gold coins into the Salvation Army pots, a realized total of $4,700 will go to aid the Salvation Army. Most of the coins, with average estimates of between $750 and $950, realized their estimates, none exceeded them.

  • Oct 28 2008
  • 28 Oct 2008

Auction report: October 27, 2008

For those of you who have never been to a live auction, where some of your favorite antiques, collectibles and memorabilia are up for sale and it’s something that you have been meaning to do, don’t wait.