RECENT NEWS

Sat., April 21 is National Auctioneers Day

EJ’s Auction & Consignment Hosts Fun Amateur Chanting Contest GLENDALE (April 9, 2018) – National Auctioneers Day is Saturday, April 21, and to celebrate, EJ’s Auction & Consignment is hosting a chanting contest with a great pair of Diamondback tickets up for grabs for the grand-prize winner. The Glendale auction house will open at 9 a.m. […]

Read more

Nearly 2,000 Antique & Vintage Advertising Tins, Mugs, Coffee Cans, Beer Steins & More to be Auctioned March 31

Estate Collection Includes Rare Country Store Mercantile Advertising Items from Small Towns and Cities Nationwide and Vintage Advertising Toy Trucks GLENDALE, Ariz. (March 20, 2018) – When Leona Voss, of Phoenix, met her late husband, Edward, at The Bloody Bucket in Iowa in 1958, she had no idea that 60 years later, she would have a house […]

Read more

Bidding Wars Vary for Military Helmets

As a history buff, I’m always amazed to see old relics, notable documents, and other items that lived through uncertain times. It’s an honor to represent a consignor who served in our military, and we’re often tasked with selling their uniforms, medals, badges, flags, weapons and other memorabilia. The majority of military collectibles that come […]

Read more

Pedal Cars Still Fascinate Collectors

My four-year-old son loves toy cars, so it was no surprise when he came to our auction house a few weeks ago and made a beeline straight for an impressive collection of vintage pedal cars. I watched to see if he’d lose interest – after all, the classic convertible, red fire truck, military jeep, John […]

Read more

3 Collectible Artists Doing Well at Auction

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, or in our case, the bidders during our Saturday auctions. Since we mainly deal with full estates, we see a lot of art come through our auction house. Western, Southwestern, Impressionistic, Abstract Expressionism, Realism, Art Deco…there’s a large variety of original pieces and reproductions. While we’ve auctioned […]

Read more

Mayer Museum Collectibles Find New Home in Auto Museum

Mayer Museum Collectibles Find New Home in Auto Museum Recently, we had the honor of auctioning a massive collection from one of Arizona’s historic landmarks, Smitty’s Antiques Museum. The famous museum in the northern-Arizona town of Mayer was forced to close after experiencing recurring flash flooding problems in its parking lot as a result of […]

Read more

Minder Binders Memorabilia Up for Auction on Sat., Sept. 30 at EJ’s Auction & Consignment in Glendale

Iconic restaurant and popular ASU hangout is getting a facelift from new owners who will unveil The Social Hall this fall GLENDALE, Ariz. (Sept. 12, 2017) – Rare memorabilia from an iconic Tempe restaurant and popular ASU hangout will hit the auction block on Saturday, Sept. 30 as new owners prepare to introduce a new, rebranded […]

Read more

Vintage Tattoo Flash is Highly Collectible Art

Vintage Tattoo Flash is Highly Collectible Art We sell a variety of art at our Saturday weekly auctions, and one genre that doesn’t get the recognition it deserves is vintage tattoo flash. These are the original drawings and hand-painted designs that were hung in tattoo parlors and placed in binders for customers to review and […]

Read more