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21 Antique Dealers Share Their Most Stellar Career Advice
This Small Business Saturday, steal antique dealer business tips from 21 of the most established dealers in the industry.
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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....
9. South Bend Symphony Orchestra concert feat. Mayor Pete Buttigieg at the Morris Performing Arts...
Maestro Tsung Yeh and the SBSO reminded a larger-than-normal audience of more than 1,850 people of why George Gershwin remains one of America’s most popular songwriters and composers with an
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
In the Digital Age, What Is Original Art?
In the Digital Age, What Is Original Art? - For collectors of original comic art - and indeed, art of many different media - the digital age..
Art & Antiques: Top 10 collectibles for value
My expertise and education allows me to spot valuable objects overlooked by most appraisers. In many homes, I have found $25,000 worth of valuables already overlooked.
Antique Furniture : How to Restore Original Beauty to Wood Furniture & Antiques
Before restoring a piece of antique furniture, determine what type of wood is being worked upon. Restore original beauty to wood furniture and antiques with ...
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.
10 Furniture Problems You Can Fix Yourself
A professional furniture restorer shares her secrets on making repairs that last.