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Superman’s cape just sold for nearly $200,000

Superman's cape, as worn by Christopher Reeve in Superman (1978), sold at auction yesterday for $193,750. From Julien's Auctions:

Includes a copy of Superman #331, which advertises on a banner above the front cover logo “YOU COULD BE A WINNER IN THE SECOND SUPERMAN MOVIE CONTEST!” Within the comic book is a full-page advertisement ...

Heartwarming story about how Olivia Newton-John got back her iconic Grease leather jacket

Olivia Newton-John recently auctioned off hundreds of personal items from her career to benefit the Cancer Wellness & Research Centre she built in Australia. The big ticket item was her leather jacket from Grease that sold for almost $250,000. Turns out the buyer, a Grease superfan, is a wealthy physician and entrepreneur who returned ...

Kurt Cobain’s “Unplugged” cardigan up for auction

The green cardigan that Kurt Cobain wore during Nirvana's classic MTV Unplugged performance in 1993 (see above) will be on the auction block at the end of the month. The sweater last changed hands following a November 2015 auction, selling for $137,500. This time, the minimum bid is set for $200,000 and it's expected to ...

Auction: the only moon rocks retrieved from the lunar surface that can be legally sold

In the United States, it's illegal to buy and sell moon rocks retrieved from the lunar surface during the Apollo missions. However, the law doesn't apply to the tiny moon pebbles seen above that a Soviet robotic probe drilled out of the lunar surface and sent back to Earth in 1970. In 1993, Sotheby's auctioned ...

What Collectibles Hobby You The Most?

02.03.2012 · Posted in Work From Home Articles

Virtually each person collects something. These products stretch from basic activities like rocks and pencils to beneficial coins or old vehicles. Ranges happen to be so interesting since they present others tips regarding our character and exactly what we think is ...

Antique Furniture ~ The Perfect Choice for Modern Interiors

11.23.2011 · Posted in Home Improvement Articles

In our stores we love it when a new client walks in, having never before been exposed to the innate beauty of antique furniture! It's fun to watch them begin their road to discovery in the exiting world of antiques. ...

How to Find Beautiful Holiday Decor for Your Home at Wholesale Prices

04.26.2010 · Posted in Humanities Articles

Discover how to decorate your home for the holidays or any time of the year for a fraction of the cost. Wholesale sites for the average consumer make this possible... ...

Searching Out Vintage Dolls

11.05.2009 · Posted in Home and Garden Articles

Today's economy is pretty rough. Collectors can either be stalled by it or use it to their advantage. Whether you collect dolls for fun or as an investment, you can still work on your collection during tough financial times. ...