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  • Aug 9 2013
  • 9 Aug 2013

The Art of the Silver Cage Shows Creative Genius of Chinese Silversmiths

中國出口銀器: 銀籠子的藝術 Chinese Export Silver produced some extraordinary silversmiths by anyone’s standards; a much-used statement by me and one I am oft criticized about. There […]

  • Aug 9 2013
  • 9 Aug 2013

The Comic Speculator Back Issue Report – Crime Doesn’t Pay, Batman # 1 Edition

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 […]

  • Aug 6 2013
  • 6 Aug 2013

Rinker on Collectibles: More Antiques & Collectibles Cozy Mysteries

My good friend Jane Cleland introduced me to the world of cozy mysteries, and since the summer reading season isn’t quite over, I thought you, […]

  • Aug 6 2013
  • 6 Aug 2013

It’s all in the Marks: Using War and ‘Country of Origin Marks’ for Quick Dating

For appraisers and dealers, there are some instant identifiers to determine earliest possible dates of production, some as simple as the country of origin mark. […]

  • Aug 6 2013
  • 6 Aug 2013

The Comic Speculator – New Comics Roundup 08/07/2013

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 […]

  • Aug 6 2013
  • 6 Aug 2013

Vintage Sports Pennants Provide Historical and Collectible Value

While still produced and available at stadiums around the country, the team pennant as we know them today are more of fan shop novelties than […]

  • Aug 2 2013
  • 2 Aug 2013

Antiques Auction Forum Podcast: Connor McCrory, the 8-Year-Old Picking Prodigy

In this week’s Antiques Auction Forum podcast, Martin Willis has a delightful conversation with 8-year-old Connor McCrory, who is a prodigy picker. Having a passion […]

  • Aug 2 2013
  • 2 Aug 2013

The Oddities, the Mysteries & Sometimes the Agonies of Chinese Export Silver

中國出口銀器: 奇異的, 神秘的, 也有時令人苦惱的 One of the many advantages of being known as carrying out in-depth research into Chinese Export Silver and its complex history […]

  • Aug 2 2013
  • 2 Aug 2013

‘My Children Do Not Want It’: 6 Reasons Why the Young Don’t Dig Antiques

A phrase that I hear on a weekly basis, when appraising antiques, is troubling: “My children (or grandchildren),” I am told, “want nothing to do […]

  • Jul 31 2013
  • 31 Jul 2013

The Comic Speculator – New Comics Watch: Guardians of the Galaxy #5

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 […]