Vintage Mobilgas Pegasus Sign Flies to Auction Blocks

Jan 18, 2018

My hunt for the mythical creature had been unsuccessful for years. I knew one had to be out there somewhere with my name on it but month after month, year after year, I simply could not find the famous flying horse. The equally famous “American Pickers” seem to be magnets for them on TV but not me. House after house, outbuilding after outbuilding, storage unit after storage unit, I remained unfulfilled — our Maryland/Virginia/DC estate liquidation company’s resume seemingly incomplete. Then the phone rang last week. A friend told me that he had spotted my quarry in a most unexpected place — a white-glove-clean new Virginia home. He sent photos confirming his vision was not a mirage. My heart raced but I fought the urge to let my hopes soar to the heavens. That’s...

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Vintage Department 56 Figurines Light Up Christmas!

Nov 27, 2017

Just in time to help Santa fill up his bags, we have listed hundreds of vintage Department 56 Christmas villages and accessories in our Orion’s Attic eBay store. If you’re looking to add to or start a collection of beautiful Christmas pieces, visit our store now. All items are new in the box and almost all are listed as Buy It Now rather than auction — with prices at or below the prices of used items. Visit the store quickly, though — we sold about 70 items within the first two days of listing! We’re also listing some great jewelry, new in box Ashton Drake Gene dolls, Lenox figurines, Coca-Cola collectibles and other fun stuff that makes for perfect gifts. Our Department 56 figurines product lines include the Dickens Village Series, North Pole Series, Heritage Village Collection,...

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