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The writing traced the Windsor chair back to a Massachusetts woman who was hung as a witch.
Did you know? There is a difference between a match strike, match safe, match case and match holder.
This evil man was part of German holiday lore for centuries, a frightening idea that was suppressed.
Mermaids and mermen have been “seen” and pictured since the Babylonian era.
This form of mineral fluorite with bands of purplish-blue or yellow was found in the 18th century.
Lamps made by Philip Julius Handel in Meriden, Connecticut, are now selling for up to $8,000.
The center of these whistles held water. Blowing into a hole made the water move and make a sound.
The brothers admired and adapted the classic styles of Greece and Rome.
The holiday formerly known as Allhallows Eve is behind Christmas, Fourth of July and Easter.
Examples from the 18th century are much sought-after.
Game boards can be sought-after antiques — just keep them out of the sun.
It has a flat top, one drawer with a human nose for a handle, and a resin foot for the base.
The 10- to 15-inch-tall statues were made or porcelain or bronze, and most were glazed in colors.
The excavated piece buried in 78 A.D. was a heater used to warm up a Roman bath in the city.
And if you have one in the attic, you’ll want to sell it. It’s worth up to $64K.
The vintage garden pieces were made in all shapes, sizes and materials.
Also called “plantation chairs,” they were common in Southern homes.
Cast-iron figural door stops didn’t became popular until the 1910s, when the U.S. began making them.
In the 1700s, a talented fan painter was as important as a landscape or portrait artist.
An inscribed leather patch on the bottom has a message: “Your friendship is more precious than gold.”