Lark Mason & iGavel on WorthPoint(6/25/08)
iGavel’s Lark Mason has been interested in the art and antique business since he was twelve years old. In this video he talks about iGavel and his own experience and expertise. iGavel is a WorthPoint Partner Auction House.
WorthPoint – the premier site for art, antiques and collectibles.
Sterling Tea Balls and Infusers(6/5/08) Tea balls, also known as tea infusers and tea eggs, were most popular around 1890 to 1910. Tea balls are perforated metal ball-shaped containers in which tea leaves are placed. The infuser/tea ball is placed in a cup or pot of hot or boiling water, allowing the tea to brew without loose tea leaves spilling into the pot or cup.
How to Remove Stains from your Antique China, Pottery and Porcelain(5/23/08) Have you ever passed up purchasing a wonderful piece of art pottery, flow blue, transferware or any other collectable ceramic or porcelain because it had horrible crazing or other stains? I know I have. Condition, condition, condition is the mantra that has been drilled into our heads. Only buy the best when purchasing our collectables and antiques.
How to load an item on WorthPoint(5/19/08)
Assuming you have already registered on the site, the simplest way is to:
1. Locate the mustard colored “Add Your Items” tab in the middle of the landing page and click it.
2. A new screen will appear with several fields. Only the following are important to this process:
a. Item Name- (Enter the name of your item)
b. Description- (Describe your item)
Lyrics- Mother Machree(5/4/08)
Composed by Chauncey Olcott and Ernest R. Ball in 1910
Lyrics by Rida Johnson Young
There’s a spot in me heart which no colleen may own.
There’s a depth in me soul never sounded or known.
There’s a place in me memory, my life, that you fill.
No other can take it, no one ever will.