News-Antique.com - Apr 26,2011 - CLEVELAND – Kovels on Antiques and Collectibles May 2011 issue is now available in print and online. The monthly newsletter has something for everyone.
A cast-iron horse weathervane sold for the high price of $11,850 at a Skinner auction in Boston. Get in the mood for this spring’s Triple Crown—find pictures and prices of other horse-themed items in Kovels’ May newsletter.
Now is the time to buy oak furniture of the late Victorian era. You can find some bargains. Kovels' May newsletter features pictures and prices of examples that sold at recent auctions in California and New York.
Plenty of antique and vintage clocks sell at auctions, shops and house sales. Kovels' May newsletter reports on some unusual clocks that sold at a Fontaine’s auction in Massachusetts.
Rare pieces of Shelley china sold for high prices at a winter Conestoga auction in rural Pennsylvania. Thousands of pieces were offered. See examples and prices in the May issue.
Kovels’ May newsletter also features pictures and prices of glass motor oil bottles that sold at a Matthew's auction, and vintage cereal boxes that picture superheroes, toy cutouts of famous people or interesting premiums.
Regular monthly features—the Dictionary of Marks (May features marks found on silver jewelry and tableware made in Mexico), the popular Collector’s Gallery with answers to readers' questions, and the Buyer’s Price Guide of recent prices—are also included.
With its mixture of pictures, prices, tips and expert advice on what’s hot in the market, the 12-page, color-illustrated Kovels on Antiques and Collectibles newsletter has something for both beginning and experienced collectors. Become a smarter collector—subscribe to the print version at www.kovels.com/e?subscribe, or to the downloadable digital version at www.kovels.com/e?digital.
Terry Kovel, known from her books and TV shows, will discuss the content of this release or any other antiques and collectibles topics with accredited media. Photographs are available. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Terry Kovel has written more than 99 books about collecting, including the best-selling annual price book, Kovels' Antiques and Collectibles Price Guide. The 2011 guide is now in stores. Terry publishes a subscription newsletter and writes a syndicated newspaper column that appears in more than 150 newspapers and digital publications. She and Ralph starred in the weekly HGTV program, "Flea Market Finds with the Kovels." The Kovels website, Kovels.com, offers 800,000 free prices and other information for collectors, including books, special reports, a weekly emailed letter to collectors, marks and an archive of other informative material. Since Ralph's death, the Kovel brand has been continued by Terry Kovel and her daughter, Kim Kovel.