• 26
    Apr

What Do You Collect—Or—Is There Anything You Don’t?

While I was browsing around at a antique show I attended recently, one of the booths’ dealers asked me, “So, what do you collect?” For some, that would seem to be a question that could be answered in a rather straightforward manner. After a momentary pause, I gave my usual answer, “I collect vintage and antique dolls,” which...

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  • 26
    Apr

Lt. Lawson Reichard’s WWII Diary – April 26, 1943

Lt. Reichard's WWII Diary Project : On January 1, 2009, WorthPoint began a three year project following the life of a WWII soldier through the daily pages of his diary. To read about the inception of this project, or to add your own comments, click here. [voxant 3683753] Monday,  April 26, 1943 [caption id="attachment_2481647" align="alignright" width="200" caption="April 26,...

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  • 25
    Apr

Kentucky Derby Collectibles

[voxant 3683626] Everything collectible about the Kentucky Derby -- Reporter Barry Bernson takes you on a tour of the Kentucky Derby Museum. WorthPoint - Discover Your Hidden Wealth

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  • 25
    Apr

Kentucky Derby Collectible Glasses

[voxant 3683629] WorthPoint presents Kentucky Derby collectibles. Curator of Collections for the Kentucky Derby Museum, Katherine Veitschegger, talks about the history of the Kentucky Derby glasses and examines why some glasses are more valuable than others. WorthPoint - Discover Your Hidden Wealth

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  • 25
    Apr

Kentucky Derby Museum

[voxant 3683628] WorthPoint presents Kentucky Derby collectibles. In this video, Katherine Veitschegger, Curator of Collections of the Kentucky Derby Museum, shows some of the jewels of the museum's collection that are stored in the museum's basement. Items shown include a Kentucky Derby racing game from the 1930s, bumper stickers, a Jim Beam Kentucky Derby decanter, a Kentucky Derby...

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  • 25
    Apr

Auction Report: GoAntiques Preferred Auction May 3

Tired of giving perfume, candy or flowers on Mother’s Day? Try taking a look at what GoAntiques dealers are offering in the upcoming Preferred Auction being held on Proxibid. And don’t be surprised if you find something for yourself, as well. The bidding starts at noon (EDT) on Sunday, May 3. Absentee bids may be placed after registering....

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  • 25
    Apr

Lt. Lawson Reichard’s WWII Diary – April 25, 1943

Lt. Reichard's WWII Diary Project : On January 1, 2009, WorthPoint began a three year project following the life of a WWII soldier through the daily pages of his diary. To read about the inception of this project, or to add your own comments, click here. [voxant 3683537] Sunday,  April 25, 1943 [caption id="attachment_2481584" align="alignright" width="200" caption="April 25,...

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  • 24
    Apr

Lt. Lawson Reichard’s WWII Diary – April 24, 1943

Lt. Reichard's WWII Diary Project : On January 1, 2009, WorthPoint began a three year project following the life of a WWII soldier through the daily pages of his diary. To read about the inception of this project, or to add your own comments, click here. [voxant 3682510] Saturday,  April 24, 1943 Stockton, California This afternoon I took...

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  • 23
    Apr

Marghab Linens—The Finest Embroidery Ever Made

[caption id="attachment_2481480" align="alignright" width="210" caption="Yellow and white Margandie and linen placemat and napkin in the Iris design."][/caption] [caption id="attachment_2481481" align="alignleft" width="210" caption="Close-up of the Iris napkin showing the intricate detail Marghab Linens are known for."][/caption] Imagine a tablecloth of the finest Irish linen, embroidered with the best French embroidery floss in a design of exquisite colors and flowing...

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  • 22
    Apr

This Week in Geek 4/22/09

This Week in Geek is a weekly blog about new comics written by WorthPoint comic book Worthologist Matt Baum. Every Wednesday, Matt takes a look at the week's new comics from a collector's point-of-view and discusses which books may be hard to find in the near future and why. Make sure to click on the hot links for...

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