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  • October 16 is Dictionary Day October 16, 2019
    October 16 is National Dictionary Day. It’s also called “Learn a Word Day.” Here are 12 words associated with antiques and collectibles that you may not know.            Read more... […]
  • Happy #whatsitwednesday! October 16, 2019
    Our readers have been sending us their “What’s it Wednesday” treasures and many have even stumped us! Please help us identify this unknown object.         Read more... […]
  • It's #whatsitwednesday! October 16, 2019
    Be the first to guess what the pictured item is by leaving a comment below. If you have your own whatsit, our editors can include it in a future post. Please send an email to and att […]
  • Presidential Libraries – A Treasure Trove of Political Collectibles October 9, 2019
    Visitors can get a close-up view of the presidents’ individual stories and the American presidency as well as enjoying artifacts and authentic political collectibles like campaign pins and banners and […]
  • Collectors Enjoy Apples, Antiques and Antique Apples October 3, 2019
    Collectors of apple-related antiques and collectibles have lots of things to choose from. Have “an apple a day” with 7 of our favorites:             Read more... […]

Antique Trader News

  • Sleeping Beauty viewfinder adorable reminder of Grandmother’s house October 14, 2019
    By Susan Mullikin Q: This musical knickknack was in my grandparents’ house ever since I was a little girl. It was passed on to me.  At first I thought it was broken because it makes a clicking sound a […]
    Antique Trader Staff
  • Selling nostalgia: Take your customers on a sentimental journey October 14, 2019
    There’s nothing like a good sports nickname. A clever moniker defines an athlete’s special skill in a memorable fashion. What images are suggested by the handles “The Sultan of Swat” (Babe Ruth), or “ […]
    Wayne Jordan
  • Rago’s Remix features silver, period furnishings October 14, 2019
      LAMBERTVILLE, N.J. — Rago’s Remix Auction returns with two sessions hosted over two days and will feature items by Tiffany, Georg Jensen, Gorham, Oscar Bach, William Couper, and more. The sale comme […]
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