Archive for December, 2008

Hector Aguilar Sterling Silver Service Soars to $41,000 at Leland Little Auction

Hector Aguilar Sterling Silver Service Soars to $41,000 at Leland Little Auction

. December 16, 2008

A beautiful 72-piece sterling silver service (circa 1948-1955) by the renowned Mexican silversmith Hector Aguilar, in the “Aztec” motif, sold for $41,400 at a two-day, four-session multi-estate sale, dubbed the “Historic Hillsborough Auction,” by Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. The sale was held at the firm’s spacious showroom, located at 246 South Nash […]

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Greater Boston Antiques Festival

. December 12, 2008

Over 160 antiques dealers from 10 states will assemble under one roof at THE GREATER BOSTON ANTIQUES FESTIVAL at the Shriner’s Auditorium on Saturday and Sunday, January 17 & 18, showcasing thousands of sought after items including furniture from many periods, European ceramics, American pottery, sterling silver, folk art, mid century modern and jewelry of […]

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HUNDREDS OF BIDDERS PACK ELLIOT BERNSTEIN’S SHOWROOM FOR NOV. 30 SALE

HUNDREDS OF BIDDERS PACK ELLIOT BERNSTEIN’S SHOWROOM FOR NOV. 30 SALE

. December 9, 2008

(Sarasota, Fla.) – A standing room only crowd of eager bidders turned out for a mid-20th century sale of furniture, designer name accessories, modern art and more at an auction held Nov. 30 by Elliot Bernstein Auctions. The 4-hour event was held at the firm’s spacious gallery, located at 6227 North Washington Blvd., a mile […]

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Icollect247.com Online Antiques Mall

. December 7, 2008

The Icollect247.com Web site is devoted to offering only vintage items from quality dealers across the United States. What sets icollect247.com apart from other online malls is the fact that their dealers agree to sell only vintage and no reproductions. Dealers are enthusiastic about the site and are promoting their Web stores in local antique […]

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Skinner 20th Century Furniture & Decorative Arts Auction

Skinner 20th Century Furniture & Decorative Arts Auction

. December 7, 2008

Skinner, one of the nation’s leading auction houses, will host an auction of 20th Century Furniture & Decorative Arts in its Boston gallery on December 20th at 10 a.m. The sale will feature more than 750 lots of furniture and decorative and utilitarian objects from the Art Nouveau, Arts & Crafts, Art Deco, Mid-Century and […]

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