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Auction Preview: Antiques at 5 Treasure, Port Jefferson, Dec 29 Where: 5 Treasure, 199 Norwood Avenue, Port Jefferson, NY, USA. When: December 29; 10.00 am EST. Top lots of the sale:. - East Han Bronze Animal for Keeping Away from Evil. This bronze animal has two horns which mean to keep away from evil. It has strong body and sharp tooth with flexibility lags and waist.

Junk in the Trunk 8 Experience all-new and previously unaired Season 22 appraisals, including a 1962 and 1963 Mercury Atlas #8 and #9 archive, a Rasht horse cover made around 1875, and a purple sapphire ring. Which is appraised for $60,000-$120,000? Aired: 12/17/18. Expires: 01/14/19.

Images and video of men released after rings swiped from Budby antiques centre Police want to speak to these men in connection with a theft at Budby Antiques and Vintage Emporium in Budby. It happened at about 4.15pm on Friday, November 23. Two men were seen 'acting suspiciously' in the shop before one of the men unlocked a cabinet and stole a number of rings.

Auction Preview: Fine Antiques & Art Auction at Refulgent Gallery Inc., New York, Dec 22 What: Fine Antiques and Art Auction. Where: Refulgent Gallery Inc., 40 West 25th Street; Suite 116; New York, NY 10010; United States. When: December 22, 03.00 PM GMT. Top lots of the sale:. - Chinese Artists Association Vice President Feng Yuan painting.

Former Pontefract Magistrates Court to start new era as antiques market The former Pontefract Magistrates Court is being given a new dawn as an antiques market. Laura Drysdale explores the history of the 200-year-old building and looks to its future.

7 treasures we found on a trip to Tipp City antique shop Midwest Memories Antiques in Tipp City takes the holidays very seriously. >> Best places to eat in Tipp City. Never have we seen an antique store so fully embrace the spirit of Christmas. Nearly every vendor in the store had holiday merchandise and antiques for sale with decorations to match, which made it really fun to shop.

Antiques and Collecting - Windsor chairs evolved after coming to America The Windsor chair was introduced in England in the late 17th century, and it was about 50 years later, circa 1730, that the first American Windsor chairs were made in Philadelphia. The American makers created different styles of Windsors.

Stayner business brings old antiques back to life A Stayner-area business is making everything old new again. Stainer Again Antique Furniture and Consignment Service opened at the beginning of October, as owner Craig Raffan turned his hobby of refinishing antiques into a full-fledged business. "I'm taking antiques that no one wants, and bringing them back to life," he said.

Rick Milne with Antiques and Collectables You never know what amazing things Rick Milne finds! This week its a Lifebuoy Soap enamel advertising sign 1950's valued at $400 and a Ballarat Bitter with advertising character Ballarat Bertie. Painted on a wall in the 1950's. Valued at approx $10 per brick!

Charming Tails by Dean Griff - 'building a Snowmouse' Charming Tails by Dean Griff - 'building a Snowmouse' - The Woodlands Tx Antiques and Collectibles For Sale - Antiques and Collectibles Classifieds on Woodlands Online.

Auction Preview: Asian, Fine Art & Antiques at Clars Auction Gallery, Oakland, Dec 16 What: Asian, Fine Art and Antiques. Where: Clars Auction Gallery, 5644 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609, United States. When: Dec 16, 5:30 PM GMT. Public Viewing: Fri, Dec 14th from 1 pm to 6 pm. Sat and Sun, Dec 15th and 16th beginning at 9 am. Top Lots of the Sale:.

Beautiful antiques, collectables and flower shop opens in Old Market A once unfavourable area is now one of the most up-and-coming neighbourhoods in the city thanks to new cafés, shops and bars deciding to call it their home, joining highly-rated existing names such as Old Market Assembly and Exchange.

Vintage travel posters take off at auction 1 Vintage Travel Poster Sale was first class all the way, attracting attention and bids from around the globe. After the hammer fell for the last time, 94 lots realized between $500-$999; 39 lots made between $1,000-$2,999; and six lots broke the $3,000 mark.

How to Create Christmas Tablescapes with Antiques and Vintage Pieces You want to make sure your holiday tabletop shines! Here is some design inspiration for creating Christmas tablescapes with antiques.

How to decipher vintage furniture labels Phyfe was one of the rare early century cabinetmakers who actually used paper labels and tags to identify some of his work. In fact, some items can be dated by the address on the label, since his shops constantly expanded and the streets were renamed.

Curb appeal - What's the deal? Sometimes curb appeal is not indicative of what a home will look like once you head inside, so it should never be used as your single determining factor for whether or not it's worth taking a look at a home.

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Antiques: Tranquil night painting by Schofield is a treasure Q: This beautiful, peaceful scene is a painting by John William Schofield. It belonged to my British grandmother, who received it from the Hart Collection in the 1950s. It was brought to Canada from England in 1982. The painting measures 51 x 61 cm and is dated 1931.

Luxe decor brings strong results at Andrew Jones Auctions Andrew Jones Auctions’ Oct. 21 and Nov. 18 auctions offered fine art and design, as well as luxe decor and unique finds, enticing bidders to action.

'The Brownies' transcend the decades: Yenke Peddler antiques I was thankful to read your article dated 3/29/18, "Sharing the rites of our heritage." Hopefully, you can help me with the 90-piece set of heirloom china that belonged to my grandmother. It seems my children have no interest in this dinnerware, so I am hoping to find a new owner who will appreciate its beauty, worth and heritage.

How to Prevent Insect Damage to Antiques Stopping insect damage to antiques is about prevention rather than cure says our heritage expert, offering advice on keeping pests at bay.

Guide to Collecting Human Hair Did you know you can own hair from famous historical figures, including Charles I, Lord Nelson, Napoleon, Elvis, Neil Armstrong and David Bowie? Expert Paul Fraser reveals his own collection and offers advice on how to make your collection a cut above the rest.

Auction Preview: Fine Paintings, Sculpture & Antiques at DuMouchelles, Detroit, Dec 16 What: Fine Paintings, Sculpture and Antiques. Where: DuMouchelles; 409 East Jefferson Ave, Detroit, MI 48226, United States. When: December 16; 05.00 pm GMT. Top lots of the sale:. - Kim Sou : Oil On Canvas, 1959, H 76", W 50 1/2", "Les Deux Amies" Signed lower right, dated "59" and framed.

New London art fair opens in January A new London art fair, 'Connect - The Independent Art Fair', aiming to focus on the discerning, entry and mid-level collectors will take place at the Mall Galleries from January 29 to February 2.

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