Don Bistrow

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Vintage Dolls

In the contemporary and vintage segment, dolls belonging to the 1950s and 1960s enjoy a robust following. Numerous dolls out of this time period …

Limoges Porcelain

Limoges porcelain has been made in Limoges, France since the mid-nineteenth century. Many factories including Haviland, Ahrenfeldt, Guerin, Pouyat, …

Northwood Glass

The Northwood Glass Company was founded by English-born Harry Northwood, son of a talented glass manufacturer.<p>Harry left England to work in America …

Noritake China

Noritake china, though only officially registered under that trademark in 1981, has a history that goes as deeply as the inception of trade relations …

Nippon Porcelain

Nippon is not a manufacturer’s name but a country of origin. Nippon sounds like “Neehon” in Japanese, “Land of the Rising Sun.” The word porcelain is …

Murano Glass

Murano is a small island North West of the city of Venice, Italy -not much larger than a few square miles. It is believed the origins of Murano Glass …

Motorcycle Collectibles

More and more Americans are climbing on their gleaming motorcycle and zooming over the horizon. Federal government figures show motorcycle sales …

Nantucket Lightship Baskets

The days of the Nantucket Lightships and the baskets their crews produced began deep in America’s 19th century. Some accounts suggest the lightship …