Around the nation
Current prices are recorded from antiques shows, flea markets, sales and auctions throughout the United States. Prices vary in different locations because of local economic conditions.
Woman's floppy hat, black velvet, 3-inch brim, red satin bow, lined, 1940s, $55.
Lady head vase, The Madonna, white, folded hands, Brody, 61/4 inches, $90.
Sabino glass scent bottle, Pomegranate pattern, opalescent, signed, 51/2 inches, $345.
Cookbook, "The Art of Cookery, Made Plain and Easy" by Hannah Glasse, London, 1788, $495.
Mother's Worm Syrup match holder, tin lithograph, grandmother giving medicine to children, yellow ground, red letters, 63/4 x 21/8 inches, $525.
Mother-of-pearl glass vase, diamond-quilted, blue, applied enameled stems, 19th century, 7 inches, $550.
Silk-on-linen needlework, wrought by Mary Harvey, alphabet and verse, mother, father and child, potted flowers, meandering border, c. 1800, 11 x 10 inches, $800.
Dixie Kid lunchbox, white kid version, tin lithograph tobacco box for Nall Williams Co., yellow ground, red letters, Kid in center, 33/4 x 77/8 x 51/4 inches, $925.
Lionel girl's train set, pink engine and tender, pink gondola, yellow and blue boxcars, lilac hopper, blue caboose, original transformer and box, $2,070.
Kestner Chinese baby doll, no. 243, amber bisque socket head, brown glass eyes, half-moon shape, open mouth, black human hair, bent-limb baby body, c. 1912, 19 inches, $4,780.