Collectibles

To the extent that pens can resemble cars, the Tibaldi for Bentley ( www.tibaldi.it ) writing...
Eernest Shackleton failed in his attempt to become the first man to reach the South Pole, but he...
Interior decorator and antiques dealer Keith Skeel considers the decorative objects that he owns...
Its Owner George Gruhn has owned and operated Gruhn Guitars in downtown Nash­ville, Tenn., since...
Hunting has supplanted golf as a means of cultivating social and business contacts, claims Richard...
The Biblioctopus Catalog can be as entertaining a read as some of the rare and antiquarian books...
Its Owner Edward Horswell is the director of London’s Sladmore Gallery, which specializes in...
When the subject of Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein (1923–1997) comes up, most of us think of paintings...
An unfinished poker table made of mahogany, ebony, maple, and satinwood sits in the center of Mark...
The formidable line of custom fly-fishing reels from Hatch Outdoors ( www.hatchoutdoors.com ) has a...
Dr. C. Keith Wilbur’s collection of antique medical instruments indicates that 150 years ago, his...
However striking a fazioli piano ( www.fazioli.com ) may appear, the instrument’s truly...
Its Owner Bill Mastro is the chairman and CEO of Mastro Auctions, a Chicagoland consignment auction...
Its Owner Gary Milan, a retired dentist who lives in the greater Los Angeles area, maintains...
In 1682, Louis XIV—wishing to lock his fractious nobles in a golden cage where he could keep an eye...
The item pictured here—a miniature model of a 19th-century brush-making machine that could produce...
William Secord can tell immediately whether a person likes dogs by how he or she reacts to the...
‘‘If popularity were a true measure of worth,” a reporter for the New York Daily News wrote just...
Steuben Glass is renowned for the clear, brilliant, and flawless lead crystal that its glassmakers...
Europe’s fascination with so-called primitive art reached its apogee during the first half of the...
If you can pick up the Super Bowl XL Opus , you might be able to secure a spot on one of the teams...
THE ITEM A handwritten letter that Dwight Eisenhower wrote to his wife, Mamie, on February 15, 1943...
Art for Heart’s Sake Fifty Foot Films ( www.fiftyfootfilms.com ) of Los Angeles promises to give...
A one-of-a-kind electric bass guitar from German luthier Jens Ritter. A day of recording in the...
An intricately detailed model of an automobile or superyacht of your choice, crafted by British...
“Frames are really the Cinderellas of the art world,” says Deborah Davis, author of the forthcoming...
Tom Wegener’s preference for longboards—a type of surfboard that measures at least 9 feet and can...
“The blacker the better,” Eric Streiner says as he lifts a heavily tarnished Tiffany & Co. jug...
At some point after his retirement from baseball, Joe DiMaggio made it a stipulation that he always...
While it may be true that teenage girls are prone to overdramatizing their lives, England’s...

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