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  • Dec 16 2008
  • 16 Dec 2008

’Tis the season

Ahh, the wonderful holiday season. Good cheer. Good parties. Mistletoe. Eggnog. Also the time to reach out and say hi to friends and family. This […]

  • Dec 12 2008
  • 12 Dec 2008

Not all WWII Visor Caps are “Crushers”

There is rampant misuse of the term “crusher cap” in reference to US visor caps in the WWII militaria collecting market. A crusher cap is […]

  • Dec 12 2008
  • 12 Dec 2008

MACV-SOG 1-0 Jacket: A Symbol For Vietnam’s Elite Among The Elite

Until recently, little was known or published about MACV-SOG, an elite US Special Forces reconnaissance unit in Vietnam. SOG was under joint command by 5th […]

  • Dec 12 2008
  • 12 Dec 2008

Hand-Tinted Photography: by Erin C. Kruml

Hand-Tinted Photography: by Erin C. Kruml Demand for hand tinted photographs skyrocketed in the 1970s, 1980s and 1990s, increasing steadily into the present. Since the […]

  • Dec 12 2008
  • 12 Dec 2008

Sarreguemines Pottery

Sarreguemines Vaisselle was established in 1748 in the city of Sarreguemines in the Northeast of France. This region was chosen for natural resources needed to […]

  • Dec 12 2008
  • 12 Dec 2008

Hutshenreuther Cabinet Plates

This portrait plate is a late 19th Century piece by Hutshenreuther. Like many German porcelain makers of this period they used a version of the […]

  • Apr 30 2008
  • 30 Apr 2008

Collecting Kentucky Derby

It is billed as the most exciting two minutes in sports. And it is for 3-year olds only. We’re talking about the ultimate horse race known as the Kentucky Derby.