Found 109 articles matching category.
  • Dec 23 2008
  • 23 Dec 2008

What’s in Your Closet?

With Christmas just days away, I thought it expedient to throw open the large door of the closet just off the kitchen and start to […]

  • Dec 23 2008
  • 23 Dec 2008

Score TDs with QBs’ Memorabilia

Throughout its illustrious history, the NFL has brought fans some exciting superstar quarterbacks. I’ve already devoted articles to a few of them (Favre, the Mannings), […]

  • Dec 22 2008
  • 22 Dec 2008

Five Resolutions That Can Improve Business

I think we all make New Year’s resolutions in some manner. Some being to join a gym (note that’s join, not go), lose weight, find […]

  • Dec 22 2008
  • 22 Dec 2008

If Business Is Slow, Get Moving

A friend has an antiques shop that does not attract a lot of foot traffic. As a result of the current economic crisis, business has […]

  • Dec 22 2008
  • 22 Dec 2008

Hot Wheels—Still Blazing at 40

Mattel’s Hot Wheels, the ultimate stocking stuffer, turned 40 this year and is still the king of die-cast collectibles, with a staggering two cars sold […]

  • Dec 19 2008
  • 19 Dec 2008

Has the Glass Bubble Burst?

While not exactly Indiana Jones pursuing the ark of the covenant, Bill Lindsey—Worthpoint’s expert on antique and collectibles bottles—managed to unearth a rare Old Sachems […]

  • Dec 16 2008
  • 16 Dec 2008

Great Finds—The Path of the Fauteuils

In the days before this recession, I was asked to locate a pair of 18th-century fauteuil for a client who owned a brownstone in a […]

  • Dec 16 2008
  • 16 Dec 2008

Antiquities Trade and the Responsible Collector

The trade in New World antiquities today is as robust as it has ever been, thanks in part to—what until recently—had been a healthy global […]

  • Dec 15 2008
  • 15 Dec 2008

Sports Dealers: Turn Maelstrom to Money

It seems you can’t go five minutes without hearing the doom-and-gloom talk about our economy. Companies are going out of business. Workers are getting laid […]

  • Dec 12 2008
  • 12 Dec 2008

The Truth Is Out There: X-Files Collectibles

With the recent release of “The X-Files: I Want To Believe” theatrical movie on DVD, there is renewed interest in the groundbreaking sci-fi series that […]