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  • Jul 7 2008
  • 7 Jul 2008

Roycrofters Commune Source of Desirable Collectibles

Ever since three nine- and ten-year-old chums and I (unbeknown to our parents, of course) ventured to walk the four or five miles through terra-incognita streets to Boston‘s Museum of Fine Arts, guided only by a Gulf Oil Co. street map, I was smitten by the antiquities, travel and collectibles “bug,” seeking the unusual.

  • Jul 7 2008
  • 7 Jul 2008

Makeover for Sacagawea Dollar – 2009 Heralds New Reverse

A new design for the reverse of the Sacagawea dollar coin is mandated by Congress. The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee viewed many designs in June and selected a female Indian planting maze (corn) in a field. This design is intended for use on the 2009 dollar coin, the first featuring a Native American theme. Each year thereafter a different Native American design will appear.

  • Jul 7 2008
  • 7 Jul 2008

ANTIQUE NAILS

TEARING DOWN 1850ISH HOUSE..WONDERING IF OLD NAILS ARE OF VALUE AND WHETHER TO PULL OR THROW AWAY?

  • Jul 6 2008
  • 6 Jul 2008

what is my camera worth

i have a wooden korona camera with different lenses and the black film plates and would like to know something about it. if anyone could help i would appreciate it.

  • Jul 6 2008
  • 6 Jul 2008

Baseball Stamps Make Home-Run Collectibles

Take me out to the ballgame. Take me out with the crowd. You know the rest of the words, right? Well, did you know this song is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2008? And what better way to celebrate this staple of the American pastime than by commemorating it with a U.S. postage stamp that’s sure to a sports collectibles hit?

  • Jul 6 2008
  • 6 Jul 2008

The Auctionwally Show Sunday Afternoons at 2pm EST check it out today!

Hello everyone. I just want to let folks know that The Auctionwally Show will air live today at 2pm Eastern Standard Time.

  • Jul 5 2008
  • 5 Jul 2008

Immigration, learning from our antiques

As the founder of WorthPoint, I have been asked countless times what I collect. I think it is a funny question, as I have learned that a collector’s attention span is usually measured in a 5-6 year time span. I am typical in that respect, as, what I collect changes every 5-6 years. The problem is that I keep what I collected, thus, I have many collections that I am not active in.

  • Jul 5 2008
  • 5 Jul 2008

AMERICAN PRESIDENTIAL EXPERIENCE Exhibits

Exhibit Details – listed alphabetically

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Air Force One
Visitors can tour a full-scale replica of the fuselage of Air Force One and receive keepsake photos of the experience.

  • Jul 4 2008
  • 4 Jul 2008

draft ck

Editor’s Note: Are your antiques and collectibles trapped in seclusion or piled up in the corner like junk mail? If you need help displaying your collection, send us your questions, and let our Worthologist, Christopher Kent, help resolve the problem.

Scale, Balance and Placement of Your Antiques and Collectibles

  • Jul 4 2008
  • 4 Jul 2008

Antique Doernbecher Bedrm Set, Rogers Bros Silverware, Evening In Paris, Hoffman: Easy Vision, Pacifica, Model 21807

Hello:

The Estate has, items in very good condition, with minor distress: H & C Bavaria Plates (90pcs), Crooksville China floral plates (5 pcs), Antique Doernbecher Dbl. Bed set with Lead Mirror/Vanity, Chifforette, Vintage L.A. Furniture 1970s solid wood Dbl. Bed set, Remembrance & Queen Bess Silverware and Silver plated cutlery (50 pcs).