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Welcome to AntiqueAdvertising.com
AntiqueAdvertising.com is a free antique price guide. This is the place for antique advertising collectors, dealers and hobbyists to find actual prices and articles about antique advertising. We specialize in antique advertising signs, tins, trays, displays and vintage smalls. All items in our antique price guide list the full price a customer has actually paid. This includes both the hammer price and buyers premium for each item in an actual auction. With decades of experience, we recognized the need for a free and always available on-line price guide. Collectors of all levels are welcome to learn about the hobby, bid in our On-Line Auctions and our Pop-up Stores. You can also like us on our facebook page for items of the day, blog updates, sales and more.
We now offer over 10,000 photos with actual auction sales prices (including any buyers premiums). Items include sings, vintage oil cans, tobacco tins, spice tins, coffee cans, toys, and all antique advertising smalls. All items posted include detailed descriptions, condition reports and sizes.
Antique Advertising Auctions
Our timed auctions consist of a fun group of great small items for all advertising collector interests and budgets. We run 2-3 on-line auctions a year and you can find on our auction site For more info on our auctions please visit our timed auctions page
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To sign-up for email alerts before each of our auctions please fill out you name and email in the alerts sign-up on the left of the page.
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