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Collect History in "New Deal" Era Travel Guides
  • Oct 10 2018
  • 10 Oct 2018

Collect History in “New Deal” Era Travel Guides

The Great Depression turned the United States inward with a new president helping families through innovative government programs. The Federal Writers Project was just one. […]

RINKER ON COLLECTIBLES: Savitsky Folk Art, a Violin, and a Lady on a Dolphin
  • Oct 10 2018
  • 10 Oct 2018

RINKER ON COLLECTIBLES: Savitsky Folk Art, a Violin, and a Lady on a Dolphin

QUESTION:  My husband I acquired a Jack Savitsky folk art drawing featuring a lion and lamb sitting together.  The notation on the back reads: “9 […]

News and Notes from the World of Sports Collectibles
  • Oct 10 2018
  • 10 Oct 2018

News and Notes from the World of Sports Collectibles

Hot Players Fueling Steamy Football Card Market For the first time in NFL history, every quarterback selected in the top ten picks in the first […]

The Evolution of Old Glory: The 24 Star Flag of the United States
  • Oct 10 2018
  • 10 Oct 2018

The Evolution of Old Glory: The 24 Star Flag of the United States

Tom Carrier, our resident vexillologist, has worked tirelessly on the history behind the creation of each version of the American flag as our country grew […]

RINKER ON COLLECTIBLES:  Hobby Shop Memories
  • Oct 5 2018
  • 5 Oct 2018

RINKER ON COLLECTIBLES: Hobby Shop Memories

A September 7, 2018, email from Jane Sarasohn-Kahn, my good friend and sister in all but name, contained a graphic showing survey results from a […]

Iroquois Beadwork, Niagara Falls, and the Erie Canal
  • Oct 4 2018
  • 4 Oct 2018

Iroquois Beadwork, Niagara Falls, and the Erie Canal

Niagara Falls is widely recognized as one of the great natural wonders of the world. People travel there to hear the roar of the falling […]

What is it and What's it Worth?
  • Oct 4 2018
  • 4 Oct 2018

What is it and What’s it Worth?

Do you have any figurines that look like this beautiful flower girl?  Just look at the detail in her lace skirt! This is a Sitzendorf Germany […]

Rinker on Collectibles Q/A:  An Etagere,  A First Issue Playboy Magazine, An Ewer, and a Titanic Souvenir Poster
  • Oct 4 2018
  • 4 Oct 2018

Rinker on Collectibles Q/A: An Etagere, A First Issue Playboy Magazine, An Ewer, and a Titanic Souvenir Poster

QUESTION:   I live on a ranch in Parkman, Wyoming, in which I have a display cabinet that family lore says was shipped here on a […]

Russian Bronze Sculpture Leads Heritage Auctions’ Fine & Decorative Arts Including Estates Auction Beyond $1.7 Million
  • Oct 4 2018
  • 4 Oct 2018

Russian Bronze Sculpture Leads Heritage Auctions’ Fine & Decorative Arts Including Estates Auction Beyond $1.7 Million

Fabergé-style egg, Dalí bronze among lots soaring past estimates. DALLAS, Texas (October 3, 2018) – Multiple bidders pushed the final price for After Evgeny Alexandrovich Lanceray Cossack […]

The Best of Brimfield
  • Sep 27 2018
  • 27 Sep 2018

The Best of Brimfield

I spent the week during the fall session at the Brimfield Antique Show, and here are my favorite finds: The first item that greeted me […]