Publication: Antiques Digest

First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Banning the Ban

| September 15th, 2014EditorialHere are two numbers to know: H.R. 5052 and S. 2587.They are two identical pieces of legislation that have been introduced in Congress and would roll back the new federal rules regulating trade of ivory. The proposed law ... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Antiques in Manchester: The Collector's Fair

| August 6th, 2014The Collector’s Fair transformed the ice rink.Shaker specialist John Keith Russell of South Salem, New York, asked $1500 for the second-smallest New Lebanon production chair, circa 1875 (left). The tilting ladder-back chair was $3600 ... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Providence Auction Gallery to Launch

M.A.D. Staff | September 15th, 2014A new auction house, the Providence Auction Gallery, will hold its first sale on November 9. Partners in the fledgling venture include entrepreneur Kevin Bruneau, featured on the PBS television show Market Warriors ; ... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Rhinebeck Antiques Fair Canceled

M.A.D. Staff | September 15th, 2014The Rhinebeck Antiques Fair scheduled for October 11 and 12 in Rhinebeck, New York, has been canceled. The cancellation occurred after the advertisement appearing on page 2-D in this issue had been sent to press.Originally ... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 17 2014]
Entities: New York City
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Lincoln Campaign Flag Leads Heritage/APIC National Convention Auction

| July 30th, 2014The top lot of the sale, this Lincoln and Hamlin campaign flag was 8¼" x 13" and made of glazed cotton. It boasted 31 stars in the canton and was inscribed on the stripes “For President, Abram Lincoln. For Vice President, Hannibal Hamlin.” ... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Silver in the Met

| September 15th, 2014A Book ReviewEarly American Silver in The Metropolitan Museum of Artby Beth Carver Wees with Medill Higgins HarveyThe Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, distributed by Yale University Press, 2013, 328 pages, hardbound, $75 plus ... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Most Attendance, Most Sales: It’s All Good at NHADA Show

| August 7th, 2014Offered by Axtell Antiques, Deposit, New York, a Pennsylvania carved walnut figural watch hutch, circa 1800, with George Washington as subject. It’s 15½" tall and was priced at $15,000.The yellow-painted dressing table, probably from ... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Ruling in Private Provenance Case

M.A.D. Staff | September 4th, 2014On September 4 in U.S. District Court in Dallas, Chief Judge Sidney A. Fitzwater filed a memorandum order and opinion that severely reduced the award that art patron Marguerite Hoffman had won at trial only months earlier. ... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Old Technology in a New World

| August 17th, 2014A plug-in external hard drive can back up all files on an old or new computer in a few hours unattended.Computer Column #309John P. Reid, jreid@dca.netNew developments in computers come so fast that there is danger of being caught with ... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Robert Girouard, West Granby, Connecticut

| August 17th, 2014Rob Girouard with some of his favorite glass.Mid-19th-century conical amber quart bottle with pulled white loopings, attributed to the Whitney glass factory in southern New Jersey, $2000. Girouard said, “In all my years I’ve only seen ... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Morphy Auctions Acquires Victorian Casino Antiques

M.A.D. Staff | August 17th, 2014Morphy Auctions of Denver, Pennsylvania, has acquired Victorian Casino Antiques (VCA), an auction house in Las Vegas, Nevada, that specializes in vintage gambling/coin-op machines and antique advertising. Terms of the deal ... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 10 2014 - 1 reports

Invaluable Files Trademark Lawsuit

M.A.D. Staff | August 17th, 2014Will Internet users confuse AuctionZing with AuctionZip? Are “zip” and “zing” synonymous?Yes, according to a lawsuit filed by Invaluable, LLC and AuctionZip, LLC against Storage Unit Auction List, LLC, which does business ... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 10 2014]

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Banning the Ban [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 18 2014]
Antiques in Manchester: The Collector's Fair [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 18 2014]
Providence Auction Gallery to Launch [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 18 2014]
Lincoln Campaign Flag Leads Heritage/APIC Natio... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 17 2014]
Rhinebeck Antiques Fair Canceled [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 17 2014]
Most Attendance, Most Sales: It’s All Good at N... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 15 2014]
Silver in the Met [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 15 2014]
Ruling in Private Provenance Case [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 15 2014]
Old Technology in a New World [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 11 2014]
Robert Girouard, West Granby, Connecticut [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 10 2014]
Morphy Auctions Acquires Victorian Casino Antiques [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 10 2014]
Invaluable Files Trademark Lawsuit [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 10 2014]
Changes at James D. Julia, Inc. [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 08 2014]
Suspects in Auction House Theft Arrested [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 05 2014]
Former Chairman of Christie’s Takes the Helm at... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 04 2014]
Dealer Does the Right Things, State Wrongs Him ... [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 03 2014]
Sorry for the Convenience [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 03 2014]
Non-Paying Bidders Sued [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 01 2014]
The Big Question [Published Antiques Digest - Sep 01 2014]
Six Major Auction Houses Join Forces to Launch ... [Published Antiques Digest - Aug 31 2014]
Collectors of Americana Shop in London [Published Antiques Digest - Aug 28 2014]
The Big Flea Comes to the Big Apple [Published Antiques Digest - Aug 26 2014]
New Show for Brooklyn [Published Antiques Digest - Aug 23 2014]
The Locust Grove Antiques Market [Published Antiques Digest - Aug 18 2014]
Thistles & Crowns: The Painted Chests of the Co... [Published Antiques Digest - Aug 18 2014]
New Jersey Bans Ivory Sales--Antique or Not [Published Antiques Digest - Aug 18 2014]
Antiquer Pioneers [Published Antiques Digest - Aug 13 2014]
Changes at the Met [Published Antiques Digest - Aug 12 2014]
Heritage Auctions Files Suit against Christie’s... [Published Antiques Digest - Aug 12 2014]
Jacobsen Reviewed [Published Antiques Digest - Aug 11 2014]
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