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ANTIQUES & collectibles

Antiques & Collectibles: auction news

The late John P. Richardson, historian and owner of the Hingham Book House in the 1970s and ’80s, had a passion for collecting “everything Hingham,” particularly objects that told how people lived and worked in the years leading up to the 1900s.

That same passion was apparently felt last month by those attending Willis Henry’s third auction of Richardson’s collection as all of the lots found buyers.

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