Next week, the American antiques world will shift its attention to Philadelphia, where the annual Philadelphia Antiques Show will be held. A highlight of the show weekend is always the annual Award of Merit Dinner presented by the ADA (Antiques Dealers’ Association of America), which honors a figure from the world of antiques who has had a lifetime of achievement and impact on the field.
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Dealers are the heart of the antiques business, the cheerleaders, and the energy that keeps the whole system flowing. They cultivate collectors. They hunt at all hours of the day and night, in the four corners of the globe, at auctions, flea markets, antique shows, shops, and online for treasures at the right price.