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  • Feb 24 2017
  • 24 Feb 2017

Will Goes on the Road: Talking Up WorthPoint to eBay User Groups

It may be a secret but WorthPoint is reaching out to users and coming to a town near you! That’s right, Robbin Levin, WorthPoint’s Director […]

  • Feb 23 2017
  • 23 Feb 2017

Auction Report: What to Look for as Auction Activity Warms Up

With just a few weeks left until spring, the thaw is evident. Not the thaw in the weather (although that’s certainly welcome) but the thaw […]

  • Feb 23 2017
  • 23 Feb 2017

Collecting Tom Brady, the Greatest of All-Time

Super Bowl LI (51) saw the New England Patriots pull off the biggest comeback in Super Bowl history. Down 28-3 at the half, quarterback Tom […]

  • Feb 21 2017
  • 21 Feb 2017

Mark of the Week: Bordallo Pinheiro

We are all fortunate to have an incredible resource for identifying marks right at our fingertips. WorthPoint’s MAPS (Marks, Autographs, Patterns and Symbols) database has […]

  • Feb 16 2017
  • 16 Feb 2017

(Not) Selling Your Vintage Furniture: The Unwanted Top 5

As the owner of an antiques business, I often get walk-in inquiries from people who have inherited old furniture and want to sell it. They […]

  • Feb 16 2017
  • 16 Feb 2017

Rinker on Collectibles: Art is Everywhere You Look

On Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, the Grand Rapids (Mich.) Art Museum [GRAM] opened “Finder Keepers: West Michigan Collects,” an exhibit celebrating the art of collecting […]

  • Feb 14 2017
  • 14 Feb 2017

Selling Early American Pattern Glass (When You Don’t Know What You’re Doing!)

I got a call from someone looking to liquidate the contents of a small estate in Massachusetts this month. The woman on the phone described […]

  • Feb 9 2017
  • 9 Feb 2017

Rinker on Collectibles: Top Ten Changes in the Last Five Years (2011-2016) – Part III

This is the final column of a three-part series analyzing the Top Ten Changes that occurred in the antiques and collectibles field between 2011 and […]

  • Feb 9 2017
  • 9 Feb 2017

We Must Learn to Tame our Possessions or be Possessed by Them

We often read about adult children who reject the heirlooms offered by their Baby Boomer parents. Millennials are different, pundits claim. They’re not as materialistic […]

  • Feb 5 2017
  • 5 Feb 2017

Collecting the Perks of the President

So, you’ve been elected president of the United States. Maybe not by popular vote, but the Constitution is quite clear that the Electoral College can […]