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What Makes Historical Documents Valuable

I’m a history buff, so when historical documents and photos come in to our auction house, I’m particularly interested in discovering the stories behind them. Sometimes it’s a military document revealing a strategy behind battle orders, other times, it’s a vintage signed photograph of a prominent public figure or a celebrity – even an old, […]

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Which Lladró Figurines Are in Demand?

Buying and selling figurines on the secondary market can be tricky. Certain manufacturers, like Hummel and Precious Moments, once soared in popularity but have seen a sharp decline in demand as they flood the market. Lladró porcelain figurines are also flooding the market, so can you expect the same reaction from collectors? It depends. We’ve […]

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E. Lund Collection of Historical Documents and First Printing Vintage Concert Posters in May 19 Auction

EJ’s to auction rare signed photos of Abraham Lincoln, Ulysses S. Grant, Robert E. Lee, a signed letter from Mexican Revolution leader Emiliano Zapata & more GLENDALE, Ariz. (May 8, 2018) – Nearly 40 historical signed, photos, letters, documents and first printing vintage concert posters from the E. Lund estate collection will hit the auction block […]

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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. […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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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