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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Massive collection from Smitty’s Antiques Museum to be auctioned at EJ’s Auction & Consignment starting August 1

An estimated 30,000+ rare phonographs, reel-to-reels, vintage gas pumps, porcelain signs, toys, jukeboxes, radios, farm implements & more to be sold GLENDALE, Ariz. (August 3, 2017) – A massive collection from one of Arizona’s historic landmarks, Smitty’s Antiques Museum, will be auctioned at EJ’s Auction & Consignment in Glendale starting on Saturday, August 12 at 10 […]

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Antique & Vintage Coin Ops Paying in the Long Run

Every week, we have something on our floor that draws a lot of attention prior to our Saturday auctions. Last week, it was an impressive collection of early ‘coin-ops,’ or coin-operated toys, games and machines. The floor was filled with early 1900s gum vending machines, 1930s Mills slot machines, porcelain double-sided gas station signs, bubble […]

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