Found 2457 articles matching category.
  • Oct 15 2013
  • 15 Oct 2013

Ask a Worthologist: Lladró Ballet Dancers Figurine

WorthPoint member Denise J. purchased a Lladró figurine from a bankruptcy sale of a jewelry store. She believes it must have been old stock because […]

  • Oct 12 2013
  • 12 Oct 2013

Postcard Time Machine: All the Single Ladies

These days most young women know that they can get an education and launch a fulfilling career they enjoy. They can choose to marry or […]

  • Oct 11 2013
  • 11 Oct 2013

The Comic Speculator Back Issue Roundup – A Look at Golden-Age Pre-Code Horror

The Comic Speculator is a blog written by WorthPoint Comic Book “Worthologist” Matt Baum that takes a look at each week’s hot new comics and […]

  • Oct 10 2013
  • 10 Oct 2013

The Collector’s Minute: Telling Victorian Cranberry Glass vs. 20th-Century Versions

The origin of “cranberry glass” is thought to go all the way back to the late Roman Empire and was rediscovered by Italian glassmakers during […]

  • Oct 10 2013
  • 10 Oct 2013

Memorabilia Cards: A Bit of Sports History for the Little Guy

If you haven’t opened a pack of baseball cards, or other sports cards for that matter, in several years, you may not recognize or understand […]

  • Oct 8 2013
  • 8 Oct 2013

Antiques Auction Forum Podcast: Maureen Stanton, on ‘Killer Stuff and Tons of Money’

In this week’s Antiques Auction Forum podcast, Martin Willis conducts a great interview with Maureen Stanton, author of “Killer Stuff and Tons of Money.” Listen […]

  • Oct 8 2013
  • 8 Oct 2013

Q & A with Harry Rinker: Belmont Metal Products Dual White Enamel Washtubs

QUESTION: I have a dual (double) washtub setup. The tubs have a white enamel finish and are mounted on a metal frame. There is a […]

  • Oct 8 2013
  • 8 Oct 2013

Canton Georgian Gems in Massachusetts: A Boston Connection to Chinese Export Silver

在馬薩諸塞州的廣東喬治亞風瑰寶 How can one get excited over a silver teapot? No, this isn’t a riddle; it’s a reality! For me, it’s happening more and more […]

  • Oct 8 2013
  • 8 Oct 2013

The Comic Speculator – New Comics Roundup 10/09/2013

The Comic Speculator is a blog written by WorthPoint Comic Book “Worthologist” Matt Baum that takes a look at each week’s hot new comics, back […]

  • Oct 8 2013
  • 8 Oct 2013

D’Angelico and D’Aquisto: Masters of the Handmade Archtop Guitar

Handmade stringed musical instruments are seldom average. They are usually found at the extremes of quality: they are either gawdawful or sublime. The “worst of […]