News-Antique.com - Sep 22,2008 - Cleveland, Ohio – September 23, 2008 – The October issue of Kovels on Antiques and Collectibles Newsletter is now available to subscribers. The 12-page, color-illustrated, monthly newsletter is packed with information that will help collectors recognize the value of treasures found at flea markets, antique shows, auctions, garage sales, and online auction sites. Subscribers can choose a print edition or an online digital edition. Both are available at the Kovels' website, http://www.Kovels.com. Here are this month's featured stories:
A bidder paid $1,064 for an 8-inch Alexander-kins Drum Majorette doll at a Las Vegas auction. Read more about Madame Alexander's Alexander-kins dolls in Kovels' October newsletter.
A Royal Doulton Pied Piper jug made in 1934 sold at a recent auction that included all sorts of Doulton antiques and collectibles. The Kovels report on some lesser-known Doulton pieces in this month's newsletter.
More than 25 Built-Rite cardboard construction sets from the 1930s and '40s were sold recently for prices as high as $275. Read about Built-Rite farms, service stations and dollhouses in the October newsletter.
European shelf clocks sold from $259 to $4,288 at two recent auctions. Kovels' October newsletter features pictures and prices of some of these fancy clocks.
World Series collectibles are always big hits, and some sold this summer at a Mastro Live Auction for home run prices. Read Kovels' October newsletter to learn more.
Glass-Works Auctions recently sold more than two dozen figural milk glass bottles. Prices ranged from $112 to over $2,000. Find out what's popular and what they sold for.
The Kovels also write about Capo-di-Monte steins and Bybee Pottery marks. Regular monthly features, such as News Flash, Collector’s Gallery and the Buyer’s Price Guide are also included.
Catch up on what's happening in collecting by browsing Kovels on Antiques and Collectibles Newsletter. Nothing else brings the collector up to date on the latest prices, trends and news in antiques and collectibles.
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Terry Kovel, with her husband Ralph, has authored more than 95 books about collecting and antiques, including the best-selling annual price guide, "Kovels' Antiques and Collectibles Price Guide." Hailed by Parade magazine as "the duchess of the antiques world," Terry Kovel publishes a monthly newsletter, Kovels on Antiques and Collectibles, and writes a syndicated weekly newspaper column distributed to more than 150 newspapers. Terry and Ralph appeared weekly on the HGTV program "Flea Market Finds with the Kovels." Terry’s popular website with free prices and information for collectors is http://www.Kovels.com. The Kovels' most recent books are "Kovels' American Collectibles, 1900 to 2000," and "Kovels' Antiques and Collectibles Price Guide 2009," with 2,500 photos and 44,000 actual prices. Both are available wherever books are sold and online at http://www.Kovels.com/e?books. Terry’s latest special report is “Kovels' Buyers Guide to 20th-Century Costume Jewelry,” which is available exclusively at http://www.Kovels.com/e?jewelry-report.