START YOUR ENGINES! AUTOMOBILE SHAVING MUGS EXCEED SPEED LIMIT FOR GARTH’S
COLUMBUS, OHIO –
One of the top lots at Garth’s Auctioneers and Appraisers’ August 9 Eclectic Auction was a lot of three automobile-themed shaving mugs that sold to an online bidder for $2,000. The price achieved was well in excess of the $150-300 estimate. The mugs were all American, circa 1900, two with transfer-print decoration, the third hand painted with muted colors of Auto Express. For information, 740-362-4771 or www.garths.com.
Originally in Antiques and The Arts weekly and online at https://www.antiquesandthearts.com/across-the-block-93/