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Period Antique Furniture 101
While you may never run across a piece of this caliber in your neck of the woods, it certainly doesn’t hurt to learn about the quality of fine American furnitur
Does anyone know what this sort of drinks table is called?
www.youtube.com/watch?v=H5qVFDBHYpw The table featured prominently in the foreground, with the ability to raise the decanters out of...
Introduction to Sports Memorabilia Collecting 101
Introduction to Sports Memorabilia Collecting 101 - Pricing vintage sports collectibles is very similar to other categories of antiques...
5 Tips for Buying Antique and Estate Jewelry
Dealers at The Original Miami Beach Antique Show dish on the telltale signs that something is a reproduction and the importance of experience.
What Makes Something an Antique?
Every time you watch Antiques Roadshow, you probably wonder: Just how do we know what items are antiques?The rule of thumb used by most antique dealers is that anything about 100 years or older is an antique. Items that are old, but not quite that old, are called vintage. In 1930, the U.S. government put a tax law into effect stating that an item was to be considered antique if made before 1830, about the time the Era of Mass Production began. According to this law, antiques are "works of art (except
Price Guide for Antiques, Art, and Collectibles
WorthPoint - A community dedicated to antiques, collectibles, memorabilia, and the valuation of rare items. Research and get appraisals for your antiques, collectibles, memorabilia, art, and more. What’s it Worth?
How to Distress Furniture: Your Step by Step Guide
Sometimes, the best way to liven up your furniture is to make it look a bit older. Many homeowners are now mixing distressed furniture with modern styles for unique styles....
Tips for the Canton Flea Market
Things you should know before venturing to Canton’s biannual flea market on the square.
10 Things You Didn't Know Were Collectible
10 Things You Didn't Know Were Collectible - Author Richard Davies has worked for AbeBooks.com since 2005 as manager of content and PR.