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  • Jan 14 2014
  • 14 Jan 2014

Q & A with Harry Rinker: 1950s Italian Ceramics, Philadelphia Tavern Prints

QUESTION: I own an urn-like vase that rests on a matching plate. The vase stands 8 ¾ inches high and is 3 ¼ inches wide […]

  • Jan 14 2014
  • 14 Jan 2014

The Comic Speculator – New Comics Roundup 01/15/2014

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 […]

  • Jan 13 2014
  • 13 Jan 2014

It’s Always Naptime with Steiff’s Vintage Sleeping Style Animals

I don’t know about you, but after a month of a few too many parties, second helpings, special holiday desserts and celebratory beverages—combined with bitter […]

  • Jan 13 2014
  • 13 Jan 2014

Chinese Export Silver: The Cultural Crossovers of Incense

中國出口銀器: 中外文化結合的香! The relationship and benefits between humans and incense may be likened to butterflies to flowers and trees to the sun. This, in itself, […]

  • Jan 12 2014
  • 12 Jan 2014

Unloved Antiques: Old Master Prints

No yard sale or flea market would complete without a few Old Master–type renderings of works by notable artists like Rembrandt van Rijn. Some them […]

  • Jan 10 2014
  • 10 Jan 2014

Postcard Time Machine: Life of the Tlingits of Canada and Alaska

Every so often I come across a set of postcards that captivates me. While the value of the set may not be more than $20, […]

  • Jan 10 2014
  • 10 Jan 2014

Rinker on Collectibles: These Are Not My Comic Book Superheroes

During my December 2013 roundtrip plane flights from Washington’s Dulles International Airport to Munich, I watched three Superhero movies—“Iron Man 3” (2013), “Man of Steel” […]

  • Jan 8 2014
  • 8 Jan 2014

The Comic Speculator – New Comics Roundup 01/08/2014

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 […]

  • Jan 7 2014
  • 7 Jan 2014

Antiques Auction Forum Podcast: Jeffrey Herman on Silver and Silver Care

On the first Antiques Auction Forum podcast of 2014, Martin Willis speaks with Jeffrey Herman, who is passionate about silver and discusses how to care […]

  • Jan 7 2014
  • 7 Jan 2014

Q & A with Harry Rinker: Silver-Plated Furness Bermuda Shaker

QUESTION: I have a silver-plated salt or pepper shaker from the Furness Bermuda line. It measures approximately 3 1/2 inch high. The bottom is marked […]