News-Antique.com - Sep 16,2011 - One of the most common questions in the antiques marketplace is, “What’s hot right now?” While no one knows what tomorrow may bring, judging from the searches at Prices4Antiques.com, the answer could be any of the following: an American Gun Company 12-gauge double-barrel shotgun, a Garton Super Sonda pedal scooter, a double-handled stoneware jug impressed “Swaine,” a Waltham Vanguard gold 23-jewel open-face pocket watch, and a Robert William Wood oil-on-canvas beach scene, Golden Surf. These were the top five items viewed this week, but people searched for thousands of other antiques and collectibles this week at Prices4Antiques.com.
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