The World Class Antiques Insider Newsletter!

The World Class Antiques Insider Newsletter!

Newsletter Archive - April 2024

Kindly be aware that promotions and discounts featured in this newsletter may or may not still be available.

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Welcome to the World Class Antiques Insider Newsletter!

Every month, stay ahead of the curve with our new editorial, take advantage of exclusive subscriber promotions, explore our latest chronicles posts, and more. Stick around for the good stuff!

The Artful Appeal of Poster Collecting

Delve into the rich history of poster artistry, tracing its evolution from the vibrant designs of Jules Cheret in the late 19th century to the revolutionary styles of A.M. Cassandre, Alphonse Mucha, and beyond. Discover how posters became not just a medium for advertising, but a reflection of cultural movements and artistic expression.

From wartime propaganda to the psychedelic revolution of the 1960s, each era brought forth new styles and influences, shaping the world of poster design. Despite the rise of digital media, the allure of collecting these pieces of history remains strong, with enthusiasts seeking out auctions and museums to preserve these iconic works of art. Explore the blend of design, typography, and artistry that makes poster collecting a timeless pursuit.

Read the full editorial

For Auction Houses - The Auction Catalogue, Re-Invented

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From The Antique Explorer’s Chronicles Blog

The Many Formats of the Little Golden Books

In "The Many Formats of the Little Golden Books," we delve into the beloved series of children's books, Little Golden Books, tracing its history back to its inception in 1942 by Simon & Schuster in collaboration with Western Printing and Lithographing Company. The post aims to be a comprehensive guide for collectors and enthusiasts by cataloging the various formats the books have taken over the years.

Emphasizing the series' aim to make high-quality children's literature affordable during World War II, the post highlights the distinctive characteristics of Little Golden Books: their compact size, sturdy cardboard covers, and vibrant illustrations. It also notes the iconic gold or silver foil spine that reinforces the binding and serves as a decorative feature.

Without further delay, let’s start the list.

Read 'The Many Formats of the Little Golden Books'

World Class Antiques Promotions

This month, we're featuring a special promotion on our collection of Military Diecast Toys. Enjoy a 15% discount on ANY vintage military diecast toys available on the World Class Antiques marketplace. Act fast, as this limited-time offer is valid only for the next 25 days. Please note that this special discount is limited to one item per subscriber.

To take advantage of this promotion, follow these simple steps:

  • Browse and order your favorite vintage military diecast toy from the World Class Antiques Marketplace. Use the button below to access it.

  • Upon confirming your purchase and shipping details, reveal the exclusive code: WCA15OFFMILITARY. This code is accessible only to subscribers of the World Class Antiques Insider newsletter. As noted above, this special discount is limited to one item per subscriber.

  • We will then generate your invoice, reflecting the 15% discount on your chosen military diecast toy.

That's all there is to it! Take advantage of this great opportunity before it's gone.

Browse the marketplace for Vintage Military Diecast Toys

New Tool for the World Class Antiques Rare Book Collector

Deciphering Dates: Understanding Roman Numerals in Old Books

World Class Antiques introduces a new tool designed to assist book enthusiasts and history aficionados in dating old books written in Roman numerals. This user-friendly converter aims to simplify the process of deciphering year dates in historical literature, catering to avid readers, history enthusiasts, and anyone intrigued by the dating of old books.

Start dating old books!

World Class Antiques Spring Sweepstakes - Enter for your chance to win a vintage Lehmann Wind-up Tin Bird!

Great collectible piece, new old stock (NOS). Made in Western Germany during 1970s.

As the blossoms of spring paint the world with vibrant hues, we're excited to declare that our annual sweepstakes is officially underway! Don't miss out on the chance to win a vintage Lehmann Wind-up Tin Bird.

Join us in embracing the spirit of renewal and discovery this season by participating in this cherished yearly giveaway. Enter now for your opportunity to bring home a piece of nostalgic whimsy that will flutter into your heart like a bird taking flight on a gentle breeze.

Don't miss out on your chance to win. Click here to enter every day and increase your chances of winning!

Get ready to enter starting April 1st, 2024.

Enter the Spring Sweepstakes!

A Quick Heads Up!

Just a friendly reminder that any prices or references to the investment potential of antiques in our newsletter are not a substitute for professional appraisals or financial advice. The antique market can be unpredictable, and individual experiences may vary. Before making any significant investment decisions, we recommend consulting with a qualified professional to ensure that your choices align with your unique financial goals and circumstances.

Thank you for being a cherished member of our community of antique enthusiasts!

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