Found articles matching "unloved antiques".
  • Dec 14 2016
  • 14 Dec 2016

Must-Have Collectible Christmas Vinyl Records

If I were a songwriter, I’d make a special effort to compose a catchy Christmas tune. Think about it: they get played year after year, […]

  • Dec 14 2016
  • 14 Dec 2016

Omaha Beach D-Day Flag is Top Lot at the $1.1 Million at Heritage Arms & Armor Sale

DALLAS — An Omaha Beach D-Day Flag that was flown on LCT Landing Craft emerged from Heritage Auctions’ $1.1 million Arms & Armor, Civil War […]

  • Dec 14 2016
  • 14 Dec 2016

Miniature Advertising Whiskey Jugs: Calling Card from America’s Past

If you’re a serious antique collector, you go to flea markets and yard sales, in addition to antique shows and auctions. When you’re seriously hardcore, […]

  • Dec 14 2016
  • 14 Dec 2016

‘The Night Before Christmas,’ Auctioneer’s Style

’Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the hall Not a customer was stirring, they were all at the mall; The prints were hung […]

  • Dec 14 2016
  • 14 Dec 2016

Fabulous Christmas Find: Currier & Ives ‘New England Winter Scene’

I was originally contacted about this Currier & Ives lithograph by email from a regular client in December of last year. She had a sales […]

  • Dec 14 2016
  • 14 Dec 2016

The Warehouse Sale Has Stopped! Quit Asking Me What Happened!

As many of you are aware, I recently tried to figure out how to begin liquidating my inventory of antiques and collectibles that has piled […]

  • Dec 13 2016
  • 13 Dec 2016

All Kinds of Smoke Can Be Hazardous to Art and Antiques

Smoke is, in essence, energy that does not burn completely during a fire. Combustion occurs, giving off heat, light, carbon dioxide, and water vapor. Smoke […]

  • Dec 1 2016
  • 1 Dec 2016

Mark of the Week – Sculptsmith’s ‘Brutalist’ Starburst Sculpture

This rather abstract, unmarked metal wall hanging looks like 1960s department store relic that one might find now in a Goodwill store with a $100 […]

  • Nov 30 2016
  • 30 Nov 2016

WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker: Coca-Cola Lithograph Serving Trays

In the Nov. 30, 2016 episode of the weekly “WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker,” Harry reviews a viewer’s question about a set of four Coca-Cola […]

  • Nov 30 2016
  • 30 Nov 2016

Succeeding in Your Business: An End of the Year Legal and Tax Questions & Checklist

As a small business lawyer and business guru, I am asked lots of legal and tax questions. Most of these questions are asked by “newbies”—people […]