Bodnar’s Auction sold a single-owner estate collection that was amassed over 90 years! This collection featured several categories, including early trains, toy boats, toy airplanes, signs, advertising, engines, and other items that focused on the History of the industrial age. This 4-day auction, over the course of the past several months, attracted over 3500 registered […]
Check Out Some of Our Upcoming Auctions to Open the Summer!
Get in on the action with Bodnar’s Auction and start the summer off right! We’re ending spring and opening summer up the proper way with fantastic sports autographs for auction on May 25 and toys for all generations on June 8, 2023. Both of these online-only and live broadcast events promise to be spectacular and […]
Top Things You Should Not Do at an Auction
Nothing can beat the excitement of attending auctions if you’re a collector or bargain hunter. With so many items to bid on and an exciting atmosphere, an online auction is one of the most enjoyable experiences for anyone.
4 Reasons to Sell Your Antique Jewelry With an Auction House
Did you recently inherit vintage pieces of jewelry from a relative and have no use for them? Is your jewelry box bursting at the seams with necklaces, bracelets, and earrings you haven’t worn in years? While you don’t necessarily want to wear these pieces again, you recognize their value and don’t want to toss them […]
The Most Valuable Types of Collectibles You Should Consider Selling
Your mom held onto your old toys for the sake of memories, and now these playthings are collecting dust in the attic. While you may have been annoyed at first that she didn’t just throw them away, you now realize that having access to these vintage toys, comic books, and stamp collections may actually be […]
I Inherited a Hoarder House — What Should I Do With All the Stuff?
Inheriting a home comes with a great deal of responsibility, especially if that house belonged to a hoarder. Now, on top of deciding if you will keep or sell the house, you need to devise a plan for all the stuff covering every surface. It can be tempting to hire a junk removal company and […]
Bodnar’s to Offer 2-Day Online-Only Auction Featuring the Estate of “Tiffany” George!
George attended our first auction in 1994 and was a staple in the front row, always buying nothing but the best! He bought the first Tiffany Lamp at that sale, and the rest was history; he was hooked on buying the best items that came to our auction for over 25 years! His estate is […]
How to Determine the Value of Your Antique Toys
Whether you’re a collector on the hunt for rare vintage toys or simply have a box of old Beanie Babies and Hot Wheels in your attic, you’re likely curious to know how you can determine if the toy you’re looking at is worth anything. The best way to figure out what your collectible is worth […]
The Top Myths About Online Auctions Debunked
Do you love the thrill of seeking out vintage comic books, antique furniture pieces, or other items you can find at auctions? Whether you’re an old hand at bidding at auctions or you’re just curious about them, it’s never been easier to get the experience of an auction from the comfort of your couch as […]
Bodnar’s to Auction the History of NJ Dairies
On a September day in 2021, Auctioneer Joseph Bodnar and his crew drove into a quiet neighborhood in Long Branch, NJ, and walked up to the door to pick up items that Mark Conover Sr. had spent his lifetime collecting. Although Joe had seen the collection, his crew had no idea what they were about […]