The World Class Antiques Insider Newsletter!

The World Class Antiques Insider Newsletter!

Newsletter Archive - June 2024

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

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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 $35 Ming Dynasty Porcelain Bowl From Connecticut

A Ming Dynasty porcelain bowl, purchased for $35 at a Connecticut yard sale, sold at Sotheby’s for over $720,000. This rare Yongle period piece, one of only seven known, exemplifies the era’s exquisite craftsmanship with its silky glaze, intricate floral motifs, and vibrant blue underglaze. In the same auction, a finely painted blue and white lobed 'fruit and flower' bowl from the Xuande period fetched $315,000, showcasing the peak of porcelain production with its simpler design and jade-like glaze. These sales highlight the enduring value and hidden treasures of Ming Dynasty porcelain.

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For Auction Houses - The Auction Catalogue, Re-Invented

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From The Antique Explorer’s Chronicles Blog

Ohio Antiques: A Day Trip Guide – Treasure Trove Report

This Treasure Trove Report outlines an antique hunting journey through Ohio, USA, with three key stops along a route of less than 130 km. The first stop is the Heart of Ohio Antique Center, a massive 116,000-square-foot mall with over 650 dealers offering a diverse range of antiques and collectibles. Visitors enjoy its organized layout and on-site café, Mojo’s Café. The second stop is Dayton Ohio Antiques Village, covering 80,000 square feet with 350 vendor booths. It is praised for its variety and received Dayton Magazine's "Best Antiques" award in 2023. The final stop is Ohio Valley Antique Mall in Fairfield, a 65,000-square-foot space known for its vast selection and well-organized booths. The report also includes a custom Google Map for an efficient and enjoyable trip.

Read 'Ohio Antiques: A Day Trip Guide – Treasure Trove Report'

World Class Antiques Promotions

This month, we're featuring a special promotion on our collection of vintage or antique books. Enjoy a 15% discount on ANY item 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 item from the World Class Antiques Marketplace. Use the button below to access it.

  • Upon confirming your purchase and shipping details, reveal the exclusive code: WCA15OFFEVERYTHING. 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 item.

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

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Announcing the Preferred Antique Shop Sweepstakes!
(August 1st, 2024)

We are giving away (3) 'His and Hers Collector's Magnifier and UV Lights for Shared Adventures' - Collector's Tools! Tell us what is your Preferred antique shop, antique market or mall, and you are entered for your chance to win 1 of 3 'His and Hers Collector's Magnifier and UV Lights' - Sweepstakes will start in August 1st, 2024

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July 2024 - Featured Shows & Events for Antiques

We’re delighted to announce the upcoming shows and events for July 2024. This month, you can explore the Perth Antique Show, an annual event in the historic town of Perth, Ontario, the Rose City Vintage Market in Portland, Oregon, offering unique and timeless pieces, and the Orangeville Gun and Militaria Show - Orangeville, Ontario, showcasing an impressive collection of firearms and militaria. These events provide excellent opportunities to discover and appreciate the world of antiques. Click the button below for more information:

Discover July’s Shows & Events

Selling Your Antiques?

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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