• 26
    Apr

Chris Hughes—Seeking a Collectible’s History

The airborne trooper’s uniform was a mystery—who was he, where did he serve? There was no name attached with the garment. The only clue was a laundry ID number. But that’s just the kind of challenge that whets Worthologist and WorthPoint product manager Chris Hughes’ interest. The search took him to a database kept in […]

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  • 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 […]

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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 Stockton, California Ginnies […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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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 Stockton, California Easter? […]

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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 […]

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  • 23
    Apr

Marghab Linens—The Finest Embroidery Ever Made

Imagine a tablecloth of the finest Irish linen, embroidered with the best French embroidery floss in a design of exquisite colors and flowing lines. Not a stitch out of place or less than perfect; a design so intricate that it consists of more than 85,000 tiny stitches. Only one company ever produced such magnificent work—Marghab […]

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