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  • Jun 15 2017
  • 15 Jun 2017

The Letters of John M. Jackson- Letter 3, September 20, 1856

On one of his usual treasure hunts in Maine, our CEO, Will Seippel  stumbled upon a massive collection of letters from a soldier in the […]

  • Jun 14 2017
  • 14 Jun 2017

June 2017 Auction Highlights

Welcome back… If you have a penchant for collecting rare, unusual, or celebrity items, you’ll like this month’s auction highlights. Items crossing the block soon […]

  • May 4 2017
  • 4 May 2017

Succeeding in Your Business: Time Management for People with No Time to Manage, Part 1

Let’s face it. We are all feeling a bit “time starved” these days. And there’s a reason for that: technology. Thanks to our wonderful laptop […]

  • May 3 2017
  • 3 May 2017

Everyday Giants in American History: The Letters of John Mower Jackson

Most of us deal with the insignificant drudgery of day to day life. Sure, there are some things that are more exciting than others from one […]

  • May 3 2017
  • 3 May 2017

Django Reinhardt, Julien’s Auctions, and a Levin Guitar

“Django, c’etit la musique fait l’homme” (Django was music, made man) ~ Emmanuel Soudieux In 1946, at the Aquarium, a jazz club in New York […]

  • May 2 2017
  • 2 May 2017

Care and Repair: Can Non-Professionals Really Repair Scratches? Yes!

For some time now, a video has been making the rounds on social media that promises to show you how to remove scratches in wooden […]

  • May 2 2017
  • 2 May 2017

Collectors Love Hoosier Cabinets

A recent WorthPoint article discussed examples of unwanted antique furniture—those pieces that once served a specific purpose but are no longer desired because they don’t […]

  • May 2 2017
  • 2 May 2017

Rinker on Collectibles: The Changing Face of Toy Collecting

  Collecting categories fall into two categories—static and changing. Antiques categories and some collectibles collecting categories are static. Static means no new period products associated […]

  • May 2 2017
  • 2 May 2017

Fabulous Find: Steiff’s Very Rare Standing Princeton Tiger With IDs

What it is: Today’s fabulous find is an all-original Steiff “Princeton Tiger.” He measures approximately 40 cm long and 23 cm tall not including his […]

  • May 1 2017
  • 1 May 2017

Rinker On Collectibles: Retail Industry Problems and Their Impact on the Antiques and Collectibles Trade

The sales portion of the antiques and collectibles industry is essentially a retail business. Antiques and collectibles offered are one-of-kind only in the sense that […]