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Sun, 16 Sep 2018 01:41:15 GMT

Kovels antiques: Alphabet man
Observer-Reporter
There is a metal stamp mounted on the roll top that says “Grand Rapids Desk Co.” I might like to buy it before I move in, so could you help me with a value? ... Its quality roll-top desks sell from about $275 to $1,400 at auction, but most are in the ...

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Sat, 08 Sep 2018 08:46:49 GMT

The Daily Herald

This creepy-looking doll helped 1890s kids learn
The Daily Herald
There is a metal stamp mounted on the roll top that says “Grand Rapids Desk Co.” I might like to buy it before I move in, so could you help me with a value? ... The company changed owners a few times before closing in 1931. Its quality roll-top desks ...

Sun, 16 Sep 2018 01:41:15 GMT

Antiques & Collecting: 'The Educator' toy now worth big bucks
NUjournal
It looks old, but is in very good condition. There is a metal stamp mounted on the roll top that says “Grand Rapids Desk Co. ... Its quality roll-top desks sell from about $275 to $1,400 at auction, but most are in the $500 to $850 range. * * *. Q: I ...

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 18:19:09 GMT

The Edinburgh Reporter

The story of the most valuable bottle of whisky in the world
The Edinburgh Reporter
A third bottle of whisky is about to be sold by Bonhams at their sale on 3 October which may break the record price set earlier this year by their Hong Kong auction house. The first was sold in Hong Kong in May this year for £814,081 ... We wondered ...

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Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:44:12 GMT

Wisconsin State Farmer

Alphabet Man rare toy still exists in some collection
Wisconsin State Farmer
It looks old, but is in very good condition. There is a metal stamp mounted on the roll top that says "Grand Rapids Desk Co. ... Its quality roll-top desks sell from about $275 to $1,400 at auction, but most are in the $500 to $850 range. * * * Q: I ...

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Tue, 11 Sep 2018 13:55:54 GMT

$4.6 Million Sale Best Ever At Thomaston Place Auction Galleries
Antiques and the Arts Online
Selling for $61,425 was “Rue Tournant a Gauche,” an oil on canvas, signed and dated '25, with Utrillo's stamp on the back of the canvas. It had been ... An Art Deco-style man's gold and platinum diamond ring, set with a 3.47-carat round brilliant old ...

Fri, 29 Jun 2018 13:36:11 GMT

Linn's Stamp News

Identifying 4¢ blue Columbian errors
Linn's Stamp News
Unless a collector has handled many examples of Scott 233, or has a reference example of 233a, or a high-quality color photo, it is purely a guess as to whether the stamp in hand is a 233a. Given the values involved, it is simply too easy to diagnose a ...

Mon, 07 May 2018 23:49:39 GMT

ArtfixDaily

In the Manner Of -- a new art auction house offering just attributions -- will hold its first online sale May 17th
ArtfixDaily
In the Manner Of positions itself as a specialty art auction house that's a welcome alternative to what it views as impersonal treatment and jaded opinions found in larger auction venues. “We understand that high quality artworks aren't limited to ...

Fri, 15 Jun 2018 09:58:49 GMT

'We're doomed!': Royal Mail's Brexit trolls get stamp of approval
The Guardian
But I have maintained my love for stamps by writing a regular column for Stamp Magazine, in which I have spent a lot of time slagging off Royal Mail for taking collectors for mugs with dozens of badly designed, meaningless new issues. But credit where ...