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Authentic Antique Signed Tiffany Studios NY Bronze LinenFold Glass Lamp 1938

Submitted by Mike on September 7, 2021
Sale Price
$8,800.00
Authentic Antique Signed Tiffany Studios NY Bronze LinenFold Glass Lamp 1938

I'll just be honest and tell you that we don't often get premium high value items like this. Some sellers think a big name auction house will net them a better price but eBay is literally the biggest auction in the world so why not?! As someone who is fond of old lamps it was a real pleasure to handle this and I was grateful for the opportunity to find this a new home!

Working Vintage Adler Royal Numechron Pennwood Table Top Tube Radio

Submitted by Mike on January 26, 2022
Sale Price
$585.00
Working Vintage Adler Royal Numechron Pennwood Table Top Tube Radio

At first glance this old radio didn't look like much and it sat on my shelf in the back for months waiting for me to plug it in and see if it even worked. Much to my surprise it did work and turned out to be so unusual that I couldn't even find a similar one in my research. I couldn't pin it down but an enthusiast mentioned it might have been a model 777 by Belmont Radio Corp - in any case, it sold for a nice price and motivates me to do a better job clearing my shelves more frequently.

Lot Vintage hand carved German folk art wood animal figurine

Submitted by Mike on January 26, 2022
Sale Price
$76.00
Lot Vintage hand carved German folk art wood animal figurine

For lower value items, I like to sell group lots on eBay just to make one single sale and get a price that justifies the effort. I actually noticed a figurine dealer bought these from me so I imagine she's willing to do the work to sell them one at time - hope she makes some money cause I know how much work it is!

Mid Century Retro Mod 1960s Big Eyes Jester Girl Eve Eden Lee Art Prints

Submitted by Mike on January 26, 2022
Sale Price
$100.00
Mid Century Retro Mod 1960s Big Eyes Jester Girl Eve Eden Lee Art Prints

I found these wrapped up still brand new from an old estate and thought they were cool but I knew they were not super great. I hate giving up on true vintage decorations but it took my nine long months to find them a home. I'm happy for the hundred bucks but I really shouldn't have stuff on my shelves for that long ;p 

Asian Inlaid Wood Hanging Wall Display Case Curio Shelf Cabinet

Submitted by Mike on January 26, 2022
Sale Price
$380.00
Asian Inlaid Wood Hanging Wall Display Case Curio Shelf Cabinet

Funny story, I had a dealer friend come by the other day and I offered to sell this to him for $100. He thought that was too expensive and walked away but literally a few hours later, someone bought it on eBay for the $380 retail I was asking. It gets better, another buddy who does remodeling and brings me empty boxes for shipping had just dropped off a bathroom vanity cabinet box so I literally had the perfect packaging to get this to the buyer and it arrived safe and sound!

Huge Royal Haeger Pottery Mid Century Ceramic Charging Red Bull Eric Olsen

Submitted by Mike on January 26, 2022
Sale Price
$150.00
Huge Royal Haeger Pottery Mid Century Ceramic Charging Red Bull Eric Olsen

I had actually found this same statue about years ago which I can say after ten years of treasure hunting happens more and more. The last one I had sold for $120 so I guess inflation is real, even with vintage stuff. What's cool is that I've been using the same software that helps me post items for sale on eBay all this time so aside from taking new pictures, I was able to save some work and copy my listing from 2017 ;)

Vintage 1950 American Flyer Royal Blue Engine S Gauge 350

Submitted by Mike on January 26, 2022
Sale Price
$128.00
Vintage 1950 American Flyer Royal Blue Engine S Gauge 350

Vintage toy trains are going down in value as the people who remember playing with them are going up in age. When I did my research on this lot, I saw a similar set with a high price of like $400.... but that was like ten years ago so after fishing for a month, I just let them go for what someone was willing to pay.

Mid Century modern small teak accent floating shelf nightstand FM Mobler Denmark

Submitted by Mike on January 26, 2022
Sale Price
$275.00
Mid Century modern small teak accent floating shelf nightstand FM Mobler Denmark

This style of furniture never ceases to amaze me with the resale value. I took this stand of the wreckage of a bed that our client had purportedly destroyed in a drunken rage - long story - but anyway, just the stand sold for a nice price and it was pretty easy to ship so his trash was my treasure!

36pc Erle Stanley Gardner Perry Mason Murder Mystery Paperback Lot

Submitted by Mike on January 26, 2022
Sale Price
$70.00
36pc Erle Stanley Gardner Perry Mason Murder Mystery Paperback Lot

Most old books usually don't have much value. We just had a paid job to clean out a house and literally took away one hundred boxes of them. I didn't want to look through them all so we took them to Wonder who paid us a whopping $200... for 100 boxes, which was fine since we were already being paid to move them. I scooped this collection off the top just for kicks and made a small sale on eBay.