• 8
    Apr

Art of the Glaze: Collecting North Carolina Art Pottery

By A. Everette James, Jr. [caption id="attachment_2480681" align="aligncenter" width="238" caption="This unsigned North Carolina ring handle art pottery vase with ring lug handles is advertised as made by Arthur Ray Cole in the 1940s. "][/caption] [caption id="attachment_2480682" align="aligncenter" width="238" caption="The wheel-thrown vase has a rutile crystalline rustic glaze, and the red clay body, with stilt marks visible on the...

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  • 8
    Apr

Lt. Lawson Reichard’s WWII Diary – April 8, 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 3669560] Thursday,  April 8, 1943 [caption id="attachment_2480599" align="alignright" width="200" caption="April 8,...

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  • 7
    Apr

Lt. Lawson Reichard’s WWII Diary – April 7, 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 3668645] Wednesday,  April 7, 1943 [caption id="attachment_2480584" align="alignright" width="200" caption="April 7,...

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  • 6
    Apr

Weekly News Roundup: April 6- April 10, 2009

Art, antiques and collectibles news includes an auction of Elkins Loop chairs, paintings from Hearst Castle and Christie's in Washington, D.C. From The New York Times: In Chair Design, An Endless Loop The Times has a profile of the Elkins Loop chair, designed in the 1930s by a Chicago decorator, in time for the auction of several of...

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  • 6
    Apr

Lt. Lawson Reichard’s WWII Diary – April 6, 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 3667997] Tuesday,  April 6, 1943 [caption id="attachment_2480377" align="alignright" width="200" caption="April 6,...

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  • 6
    Apr

Get Cracking on Collecting Eggs

The egg has always been a universal symbol of renewal and rebirth—a perfect symbol for the celebration of Easter. And it is a very popular collectible. But did you know that elaborately painted eggs have been found in Italian burial sites dating as far back as the 7th century B.C.? It’s clear that today’s collectors join a very...

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  • 5
    Apr

Lt. Lawson Reichard’s WWII Diary – April 22, 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 3680624] Thursday,  April 22, 1943 [caption id="attachment_2481395" align="alignright" width="200" caption="April 22,...

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  • 5
    Apr

Lt. Lawson Reichard’s WWII Diary – April 5, 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 3667412] Monday,  April 5, 1943 [caption id="attachment_2480337" align="alignright" width="200" caption="April 5,...

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  • 4
    Apr

Ask Harry Rinker

In this edition of Ask Harry Rinker, he discusses downsizing and how to part with the antiques and collectibles you love. Host-Mary Brenneman, WorthPoint's VP of Content. Send your questions for Harry to news@worthpoint.com. In this edition of Ask Harry Rinker, he discusses downsizing and how to part with the antiques and collectibles you love. Host-Mary Brenneman, WorthPoint's...

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  • 4
    Apr

Lt. Lawson Reichard’s WWII Diary – April 4, 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 3667123] Sunday,  April 4, 1943 [caption id="attachment_2480331" align="alignright" width="200" caption="April 4,...

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