Archive of: Antiques



The Prized Highboy September 2014

The Prized Highboy

A desk with a documented provenance back to 1863 was likely once a highboy, a prized possession in 18th century homes.

A 19th-Century Landscape Painting Appraisal August 2014

A 19th-Century Landscape Painting Appraisal

A 19th-century landscape painting is an example of the Hudson River School and was inspired by the work of the noted artist Thomas Chambers.

Welcome Summer! July 2014

Welcome Summer!

A perfect time of year to talk about ice cream scoops

Nostalgic Figurines June 2014

Nostalgic Figurines

Vintage cake toppers are back in vogue.

An Early Automaton May 2014

An Early Automaton

An appraisal of a Victorian-era wind-up musical bird cage.

Appraisal of a Luigi Lucioni Etching April 2014

Appraisal of a Luigi Lucioni Etching

An etching by preeminent American etcher Luigi Lucioni is appraised.

Moser Glass Company Vases March 2014

Moser Glass Company Vases

A pair of Moser Glass Company vases are appraised at around $1,000.

Scherenschnitte Valentines February 2014

Scherenschnitte Valentines

The German art of paper-cutting created some beautiful — and now valuable — valentines.

One Man's Vintage Valentine Collection February 2014

One Man's Vintage Valentine Collection

Dover photographer and photo historian Thom Hindle has a collection of more than 150 vintage valentines that feature cameras.

Grenfell Hooked Mat Appraisal January 2014

Grenfell Hooked Mat Appraisal

This 1920s Grenfell mat is an example of a craft industry that flourished until the Great Depression.

Destination NH

Destination NH

Destination New Hampshire is a guide to the resources that visitors and current residents need most. Showcasing the seven regions of our diverse state, Destination is an easy-to-use, informative reference guide in a convenient format that people will utilize and share with others.

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