Antiquing Adventures: McCoy Pottery Teaches the Value of Showing Up
Vintage McCoy Pottery Vase with Leaves recently sold on eBay for $43.99. There were 7 bids.
It does my heart good when I see something I have taught come true with my own eyes. In this case, finding treasure where other people dare not to trod makes a great subject for today’s blog.
Just getting started…
I am processing and trying to get all the pictures together to place here from all the stuff that I have recently taken responsibility of. This is just to say, “My stuff’s coming soon! Keep an eye out!”
Look forward to being a part of this great place!
Our Blog, Space, and Time!!
There are many wonderful things out here in the world, of all kinds of interesting things, from books, to Albums, record, Jewelry, toys and much more. When you look in all the right places for the best price.
Check out these items!
We have items from generations back, one of a kind pieces to collections. We will be posting items often. We are looking for the value of these items and everything we post are also for sale to the right buyer.
Please come check out the Fuller Collection, member #22725.
Enjoy, and comments are always needed and welcome.
Kentucky Derby Items in the Worthopedia
It is called the fastest 2 minutes in sports. Since 1875, the Kentucky Derby has fascinated horse race enthusiasts and brought fame to the Bluegrass State of Kentucky. But, what about collectibles? Let’s head into the Worthopedia paddock first to see what we can bring to the starting gate.
Why I Collect
Are you an antique collector? Before you answer, “no,” take a look around your home.
In just one room you could discover, as I did, several items well over 100 years old that continue to function admirably in either their original capacity or some creative new way.
When Cost Doesn’t Matter: The China Syndrome
In the antique business, when cost doesn’t matter, prices soar and the market is chaotic.
In March, a white jade Chinese vase – valued at about $40,000 – went on the block at Elders Fine Art & Antiques and sold at auction by iGavel to an off-shore, Asian collector for $300,000.
What condition are my comics in?
When discussing comic books you often will see certain terms thrown around to describe book’s condition; like “Very Good+”, “Near Mint” and “Fine”. When represented properly, they can be very helpful, especially when buying comics on-line and you can’t directly see what you’re getting.
This Week in Geek 4/23
Now that Pennsylvania has muddied the waters of the race for the Democratic Presidential Candidate even more it’s time we as Americans focus on something that matters. Batman is going to die!
Lionel Trains – The Interactive Hobby
The stairs that enter the basement of my childhood home lead to a world frozen in time. Aside from some freshly washed laundry, much of the basement remains exactly as my grandfather left it upon his passing in 1988. Although I never had the chance to really get to talk to him, I now feel I know him based on the legacy he left behind.