News-Antique.com - Aug 03,2012 - August 3, 2012 – One of the most common questions in the antiques marketplace is, “What’s hot right now?” At Prices4Antiques.com, with the Olympics in full swing, we’re seeing lots of searching in our sports category. We’ve recently seen searches for a Winchester starter cannon, an English lignum vitae bowling ball, an Ad Topperwein silhouette shooting target, a granite curling stone from Scotland, and a bicycle polo mallet. These were the top five items viewed in our sports category’s miscellaneous section this week, but people searched for thousands of other antiques and collectibles at Prices4Antiques.com.
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