Terry and the late Ralph Kovel will be inducted this fall into the 2010 Cleveland Journalism Hall of Fame by the Press Club of Cleveland. The Kovels have kept collectors and dealers up to date for more than four decades by writing 99 books, a nationally syndicated newspaper column, a monthly subscription newsletter, "Kovels on Antiques and Collectibles," and numerous articles and other publications.
The staff of Kovels
The Kovels' Top Twenty list is based on the results of hundreds of thousands of searches that took place on its website during June, 2010.
The complete Top Twenty for June 2010 are:
1. Occupied Japan
3. Silver Plate
5. Copeland Spode
Cookie jars, like this American Bisque Company cookie jar featuring Herman and Katnip, cartoon characters, still fascinate collectors. It sold at Hake's online auction for $10,143.67
The Kovels' Top Twenty list is based on the results of hundreds of thousands of searches that took place on its website during April, 2010.
Crown Ducal Charger
Collectors look for holiday mementos of all kinds—Christmas ornaments, Mother's Day cards, Halloween lanterns. Political collectors are more likely to seek remembrances of events like the Mexican Revolution.