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Enjoy today’s editor picks. Five antiques that represent iconic items that are hot, what collectors are looking for or just something unusual. What makes it unusual? To our editors it’s a perfect example, or a very rare one or an antique that is just plain weird. Each antique or collectible is chosen from thousands pictured in Kovel’s price books. To see more Register now for FREE access.

Today's Featured Antiques
  • Loving Cup

    Lid, Art Nouveau, Flowers, Gilt, Handles, Marked, 8 1/2 x 4 In. illustrated
  • Necklace

    Navajo, Silver Bead, Naja, c.1920, 25 In. Illustrated
  • Andirons

    Iron, Brass, Queen Anne Style, 20th Century, 20 1/2 x 20 In., illustrated
  • Can

    Kinney Salmon, Fishermen In Boat, Fish, Label, Astoria, Oregon, 5 x 3 In. Illustrated
  • Table

    M. Sheets, Travertine Top, Walnut Base, Round, c.1946, 17 x 38 In. Illustrated
Today's Featured Premium Article
  • Perfume Bottles

    Fake perfume bottles, both old and new brands, are a major problem on the Internet. They are sometimes, knowingly or unknowingly, offered in online auctions alongside authentic perfume bottles.            
  • African American Museum

    We were fortunate to be invited to one of the opening celebrations of the new National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. Here is a photo journey of a few pieces of decorative arts included in the museum.            
  • Russian Cloisonné: A Gilt-y Pleasure

    Russian cloisonné added sparkle that made a good 19th-century party “great.” This sectional tray, decorated with brightly colored enamel and gilt, was popular in Imperial Russia and probably used at tea and dinner parties. It was also the most expensive pieces of cloisonné at an August 2015 Maryland auction. See prices and feast your eyes on more colorful cloisonné.
  • J’appartiens a Miss Dior perfume bottle

    Prized Perfume Bottles

    Fancy perfume bottles caught eyes at a New York auction. For collectors it’s all about the bottle and the box. This signed Christian Dior perfume bottle sold high at ,650, pairing a dog-shaped bottle with its original silk doghouse box. Sniff out why collectors love perfume bottles.
  • Antique Painted Furniture Pleases

    An Ohio sale that featured painted furniture was standing room only. Collectors were drawn to pieces with original paint like this powder blue hooded dry sink. Primed for more painted furniture? See more pics and prices.          

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