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Tag: Billy Baldwin

  • Auction Industry, Press Release

    Akiba Brings to Auction East Coast Estate Finds and Mid-Century Design

    Akiba Antiques will present nearly 700 lots on May 27th, 2021 in the upcoming East Coast Estate Finds sale. Bidding starts at 12:00 PM EDT on LiveAuctioneers. This cross-category event offers lighting and candelabras, fine art, glass vessels, mid-century design, and more.  Billy Baldwin Decorative Elephant Sconces A set of…

    Akiba Brings to Auction East Coast Estate Finds and Mid-Century Design4
  • Telechron Train Station Clock and Paul Evans Furniture at Akiba Antiques

    In the early 20th century, American inventor Henry Warren sought a better clock motor. Popular battery-powered clocks were often unreliable and prone to mistakes. Warren eventually developed the world’s first synchronous electric clock to solve that problem. General Electric purchased Warren’s firm, Telechron, after the company supplied countless clocks for…

    Paul Evans (American, 1931-1987) Patchwork Cityscape