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  1. There once was a time when the aftermarket industry catered mostly to performance upgrades, both inside a vehicle and under its hood. Aesthetic alterations typically were reserved for those seeking...
  2. As evidence supporting the scope of coin collecting around the world, Norman Scrivener, a consultant at Doyle New York, references a quote from King George V, who declared the practice “the hobby of...
  3. Unlike other collecting categories, where a newcomer might already have an appreciation for the most sought-after items, fine wine is a category closely linked to collectors’ previous experiences and...
  4. Most jewelry experts agree that when it comes to building a collection, the most serious collectors are gravitating toward period pieces. According to Daphne Lingon, a specialist at Christie’s,...
  5. In the world of collectible stamps, or as Robert Scott likes to say, “art you can lick,” the head of Bonhams’ stamp and postal history department explains that there haven’t been any new discoveries...
  6. When it comes to comic book collecting, the most valuable items from decades past continue to be the most valuable today. The first appearances of major super­heroes attract the most attention. Take...
  7. You need not be a serious, well-informed watch collector to know that Patek Philippe reigns supreme as the producer most serious collectors pursue. Even in the world of collectible pocket watches—a...
  8. Murmurs circulated through the crowd as the Duesenberg Model J rolled up on stage at Gooding & Co.’s Pebble Beach auction in August 2011. Designed by Murphy Coach Builders and first delivered to...
  9. My car’s radio signal for Boston sports talk succumbs to static about an hour’s drive south of Bob Bahre’s historic estate in northern New England. A few seconds later, it’s replaced with the...
  10. Macabre and haunting illustrations decorate the main floor of AFA Gallery ( www.afanyc.com ), attracting the attention of passersby on Greene Street in New York’s SoHo neighborhood. These works, by...

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