An Old-Fashioned Christmas with Antique Gift Ideas Everyone wants to know what's the latest thing in the antiques marketplace and Prices4Antiques tells you what's on the rise this week among our searchers!
News-Antique.com - Dec 16,2011 - December 16, 2011 – Based on searches this week at Prices4Antiques.com, some people are going to be having an old-fashioned Christmas! We’ve seen searches for toys jump up dramatically and for “little” boys, the top items seem to include a Boucher locomotive and tender along with Lionel train passenger cars, a fabulous LGB circus train, and a Wyandotte mining dump truck. For “little” girls, it’s Steiff squirrel, a Steiff parakeet, a Valenti donkey, and an Arnold Print Works hen with her chicks. Auctions are full of great Christmas gift ideas for the young and the young at heart, and so is the Prices4Antiques database. It’s never too late to make a childhood dream come true!
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