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The thrill of the hunt: Final in a Three-Part Series, “Why Buy Antiques?”

You could go to Macy’s or Target and get a complete set of very nice wine glasses in less than an hour. You could get a nice picture for the wall over your sofa from a local framing gallery or … Continue reading

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What’s so Great About Antiques? First in a Three-Part Series

Think about the last time someone complimented you on something that you own. Did their comment trigger an automatic “thank you?” Or did you launch into a fascinating story about its origin? If you told a story, I’ll bet the … Continue reading

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