With the rise in popularity of mid-century modern furniture and simplified home decor designs, elaborate French and English furniture has gone out of style. Auction prices for antique furniture have dropped to levels not seen since the late 1970s. While this is unfortunate news if you are trying to sell your investments, it’s an excellent time to start buying if you have have ever wanted to invest in antique furniture.
Do you dream of muscle cars and antique Mustangs? You aren’t alone. Events like the Woodward Dream Cruise in Detroit’s Motor City attract over 40,000 classic cars and 1 million enthusiasts who love them each year.
For over 130 years, Bulova has been producing high end, desirable timepieces. A leader in the industry, the Bulova name has become synonymous with quality and luxury. That is why antique Bulova watches are in demand along with modern models.
We’ve all been there: an item that we once owned sells high at an auction, and we kick ourselves for not holding on to it longer. How could you have known that your old toy or comic book would someday be valuable?
In a world of mass-produced, big box furniture, nothing beats the old-world and one-of-a-kind charm of an antique. We’ve gathered a list of some of the highest appraised antique items in the world, from watches to battle horns.
Looking to be amazed by spectacular pieces of jewelry? Like works of art, these pieces were specially commissioned, and the history contained within them is just as valuable as their cut or clarity. Behold some of the world’s most stunning and expensive jewels that have held their value over time.
Antique collecting has always been in vogue, but with the popularity of several reality TV shows, the interest in collecting has become more mainstream. Why collect antiques? For some, it is the thrill of the hunt. For many, it’s a great hobby. For some, it’s become an investment. Antiques offer a combination of personal enjoyment with the potential for great income.