18 Dec 2014

 
  

December 18, 2014 - Filed under: Antique Toys — David

Guest speakers at the annual meeting of a US ancestry organisation have presented a range of antique toys, stirring up memories of childhood for some attendees.

The meeting of the Mercer County Chapter for (more…)

December 17, 2014 - Filed under: Antiques News — Mark

The landlords of a pub in Plymouth, The Lord High Admiral, have kept the memories of World War One alive for its history-loving locals.

The couple discovered some books about The Daily Graphic, detailing (more…)

December 16, 2014 - Filed under: Antique Clocks — Richard

An antique clock that had been presented to the players of the victorious Swindon Town Football Club in 1910/11 recently appeared for sale in Accrington.

However, now another time piece has been discovered (more…)

December 15, 2014 - Filed under: Antiques News — Mark

Lynne Parks of Alton, Illinois, recently opened her home to members of the public so that they could see her collection of antique Christmas decorations.

The whole of the house was decorated with (more…)

December 13, 2014 - Filed under: Antique Toys — Harriet

A number of antique teddy bears have recently sold at auction in Berkshire.

Many of the 95 bears are said to (more…)

December 12, 2014 - Filed under: Antiques News — David

Open days will be held at the Museum of Troy History and the Overfield Tavern Museum on 14th December.

Both museums in Troy, Ohio, will (more…)

December 11, 2014 - Filed under: Antiques on TV — Richard

A framed piece of art that was presented to a northern town during the 19th Century recently featured on a popular BBC TV programme.

The famous Sulphur Crested Cockatoos Mosaic was (more…)

December 10, 2014 - Filed under: Auctions — David

The recent auction of a work of art by Joseph Mallord William Turner has set a new world record for the 19th-century artist.

The painting ‘Rome, From Mount Aventine’, was exhibited in (more…)

December 9, 2014 - Filed under: Antique Tables — Mark

Despite the continued interest in Chinese objects, vintage furniture was in huge demand at a recent Driffield sale.

The online auction at Dee Atkinson & Harrison received (more…)

December 8, 2014 - Filed under: Auctions — Richard

A defective toy from a videogame has recently caused a stir in an auction on eBay.

Nintendo‚Äôs Samus Aran Amiibo figure was produced with (more…)

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