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Top 5 Highest Grossing Auction Items for January 2024

Top 5 Highest Grossing Auction Items for Januar...

I'm thinking about making a new blog post at the end of every month highlighting the top five highest grossing items for that month from my weekly auctions. Regardless of...

Top 5 Highest Grossing Auction Items for Januar...

I'm thinking about making a new blog post at the end of every month highlighting the top five highest grossing items for that month from my weekly auctions. Regardless of...

The Top 5 Places Online to Source Antiques for Resale

The Top 5 Places Online to Source Antiques for ...

Wow, its been over two years since my last blog post. In that time my business model - and the way I source antiques to support it - has radically...

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The Top 5 Places Online to Source Antiques for ...

Wow, its been over two years since my last blog post. In that time my business model - and the way I source antiques to support it - has radically...

1 comment
Big Boy Paintings

Big Boy Paintings

Since the pandemic, lots of the auctions that I typically bid at on a weekly basis have moved online. One of my favorites uses Zoom for live bidding, while most...

Big Boy Paintings

Since the pandemic, lots of the auctions that I typically bid at on a weekly basis have moved online. One of my favorites uses Zoom for live bidding, while most...

Down the Memory Hole (1914-1924)

Down the Memory Hole (1914-1924)

I feel like titling this post "Down the Memory Hole" is a bit of a risk, because I've used that phrase many times when dealing with items that I think...

Down the Memory Hole (1914-1924)

I feel like titling this post "Down the Memory Hole" is a bit of a risk, because I've used that phrase many times when dealing with items that I think...

100 Points from Gryffindor

100 Points from Gryffindor

I don't really deal in high end antique furniture because its typically too expensive to buy at a price I can have fun reselling it at, and I generally can't...

100 Points from Gryffindor

I don't really deal in high end antique furniture because its typically too expensive to buy at a price I can have fun reselling it at, and I generally can't...

Post Mortem Negativity

Post Mortem Negativity

I want to write about this photograph, but it feels wrong to write a blog post at this time and not acknowledge and offer public support to the people of...

Post Mortem Negativity

I want to write about this photograph, but it feels wrong to write a blog post at this time and not acknowledge and offer public support to the people of...