The frustrating truth is that rare valuable error coins are just that: rare. Most oddities seen on coins are post-mint damage or deliberate altering. Here are some of the most common kinds. …
10 Collectibles NOT Worth Collecting Anymore
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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.
Why Estate Jewelry Is Sparkling
No longer considered Grandma’s leftovers, vintage and antique baubles are in high demand.
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 ...
Introduction to Sports Memorabilia Collecting 101
Introduction to Sports Memorabilia Collecting 101 - Pricing vintage sports collectibles is very similar to other categories of antiques...
Advice for selling/donating broken antique bed
Hi r/antiques, I have an antique bed my father gave me that recently broke. The metal piece on the headboard where the sides attach broke in two...
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
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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