Found 199 articles matching Sports category.
  • Apr 14 2013
  • 14 Apr 2013

Links Enthusiasts can Easily Begin a Collection by Focusing on Golf Balls

According to the National Golf Foundation, there are more than 39 million active golfers in the United States. Compare that to last year’s Major League […]

  • Apr 11 2013
  • 11 Apr 2013

42 – Collecting Jackie Robinson is Collecting an American Legend

Jack Roosevelt “Jackie” Robinson was more than a baseball player; he was a pioneer, a patriot and quickly became a legend. When he took the […]

  • Apr 8 2013
  • 8 Apr 2013

Professional Golf Collectibles on Par with Other Sports Memorabilia

As winter slowly begins its annual thaw and golf course greens and fairways around the country return to their lush condition, avid fans of the […]

  • Mar 28 2013
  • 28 Mar 2013

Q & A with Harry Rinker: Curtis-Lee Mansion Lithograph, Nabisco Pro Face Cards

QUESTION: I own a lithograph print of the Curtis-Lee Mansion, also known as Arlington House, located in the Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Va. John Ross […]

  • Mar 20 2013
  • 20 Mar 2013

Catching a Piece of Baseball History: Collecting Vintage Fielders’ Gloves

There may be no better way to chronicle the history of America’s pastime than by examining the evolution of one its primary pieces of player […]

  • Mar 11 2013
  • 11 Mar 2013

Toys, Glass, Petroliana Fetch Top Dollar in Auction

RAYMOND, Ill. — A standard-glaze portrait vase bearing the likeness of a cocker spaniel sold for $2,640 on the last day of a three-day auction […]

  • Mar 4 2013
  • 4 Mar 2013

Personal, Gold-Encrusted Carbine of King Louis XV to lead Julia Firearms Auction

FAIRFIELD, Maine — A one-of-a-kind German Sebastian Hauschka rifle—literally fit for a king—will be among the highlights in the upcoming Outstanding Firearms Auction to be […]

  • Mar 4 2013
  • 4 Mar 2013

Two Extraordinary Rifles Created for Auto Magnate John Francis Dodge to Sell

FAIRFIELD, Maine — A 33-caliber model 1886 Winchester rifle, made for Dodge Motor Company co-founder and magnate John Francis Dodge, is expected to challenge for […]

  • Mar 4 2013
  • 4 Mar 2013

When Sports and Art Collide: Collecting Golden Age Sports-Themed Comic Books

The real life drama that is sports often presents the perfect canvas for stories rich in triumph and tragedy. The glamour, fame and larger-than-life personalities […]

  • Feb 22 2013
  • 22 Feb 2013

Rinker on Collectibles: How Collectors See Their Treasures

During the second hour of the Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013 edition of WHATCHA GOT?, my syndicated antiques and collectibles call-in radio show, a caller asked […]