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  • The Doorstop was a Meteorite

    The Doorstop was a Meteorite

    Treasures sometimes fall from the sky, and auction galleries are happy to sell pieces from airship disasters like the Hindenburg, World War II airplanes, mementos of space flights like moon...

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  • Happy #whatsitwednesday!

    Happy #whatsitwednesday!

    Be the first to guess what the pictured item is by leaving a comment below. If you have your own whatsit, our editors can include it in a future post....

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  • Tips for Buying and Selling Vinyl Records

    Tips for Buying and Selling Vinyl Records

    Have a box of old vinyl “golden oldie” records and albums in the back of a closet? Interested in collecting them? Here are 7 tips to get you started.            

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  • Jointed Comic-based Dolls Grab Attention

    Jointed Comic-based Dolls Grab Attention

    Cartoons and comic book lovers were attracted recently to an auction of familiar character toys that included this 1935 Eugene the Jeep doll. Jeep was Popeye’s “pet.” Find more whimsical...

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  • Vibrant Greentown Glass: Practical and Charming

    Vibrant Greentown Glass: Practical and Charmi…

    These decorative glass collectibles graced tables at the turn of the last century. Today, the mugs, pitchers, dishes, serving pieces and even this Holly Amber toothpick holder are wanted by...

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  • Enjoying Country Living (and Furniture)

    Enjoying Country Living (and Furniture)

    Americana arts and antiques, including country furniture, is enjoying increasing popularity. Pieces such as this American Sheraton plantation desk are still a bargain for those wishing to add well-made vintage...

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  • Dieter Rams: Functional and Fun

    Dieter Rams: Functional and Fun

    The design of many everyday 20th-century items such as shavers, clocks and radios was inspired by the work of Dieter Rams and his colleagues at Braun, and this 1984 yellow...

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  • Banksy Art Self-Destructs at Auction

    Banksy Art Self-Destructs at Auction

    A statement about art or an accident? That was the debate recently when the painting “Girl with a Balloon” by the famously anonymous English street artist called Banksy “self-destructed” during...

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  • Transferware Platter

    Transferware Platter

    Q: We received this platter as a gift while living in England. The gentleman who presented it to us dealt in porcelain. We never got the chance to ask about...

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