Collectibles

Of all the categories of collectibles that hobbyists choose to pursue—whether it’s coins or cars,...
Adorn your table with the works of silversmith Kevin O’Dwyer, and dinner conversation may turn to...
With the sweet scents from the adjacent sake brewery wafting through the air, Elizabeth Norris is...
< Back to Concierges' Guide to London ALFIES ANTIQUE MARKET "Famous throughout the years" for...
< Back to Concierges' Guide to London DAUNT BOOKS Of this bookshop’s six locations, the...
When a blue and white vase showed up at Duke’s auction house in Dorchester, England, in a cardboard...
The largest collection of Salvador Dalí’s artwork outside of his native Spain was unveiled in...
The ancient Dong son culture of Southeast Asia left behind bronzes of unrivaled complexity and...
After more than six decades in the music industry, Quincy Jones still does not miss a beat. In the...
Despite its lack of heft, the 66-pound Döettling Colosimo ( www.doettling.com ) should not be taken...
Edgar Degas’ 1897 pastel-and-charcoal work, Danseuses Jupes Jaunes ,will be a highlight of the...
As Valentine’s Dayapproaches, we all begin to ponder perfect pairings. Those of us fortunate enough...
Those who might be inclined to regard this month’s selection of his and her gifts for Valentine’s...
Form meets function in a vintage Cartier clock. At the turn of the last century, journeys were...
On a spring evening in 1951, my maternal grandmother, Margot Zündorf, a blonde, blue-eyed 21-year-...
THE GIFT A nearly 30-pound piece of the famed Willamette meteorite. $900,000 The Willamette...
THE GIFT A one-of-a-kind Montblanc writing instrument designed exclusively for the recipient. First...
Instead of beaming over the game jersey that Mickey Mantle wore during his final three seasons with...
THE GIFT A solid-gold chalice from the 17th-century Santa Margarita shipwreck. $1.3 million The...
THE GIFT A circa 190 BC–10 AD Egyptian mummy. A circa 600 BC–500 BC Egyptian sarcophagus. $165,000...
On November 9, Sotheby’s Contemporary Art Evening Auction showcases two iconic works of pop art...
Notwithstanding his fight-hyping poetry, Muhammad Ali gained more fame as a pugilist than as a...
René Lalique crafted some of the finest examples of glass sculpture ever made. But for the artist,...
New York’s Pace Gallery, once again independent after its April split from longtime partner the...
Had James Bond been vanquishing villains in the 19th century, surely he would have found a use for...
If the Major League Baseball Opus Marquee Edition had a trading card, the back would read something...
The Ciclotte ( www.ciclotte.com ), a design-driven stationary bike that arrived in the United...
One of the highlights of the Kunsthaus Zürich museum’s centenary year is “Picasso” (October 15,...
Trevor Barton loved to talk about his pipes. The British appliance salesman, who died in 2008 at...
To commemorate its centennial on June 24, 2010, Italian carmaker Alfa Romeo commissioned...

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