Lincoln Exhibit to Travel the Country on 200th Anniversary of President’s Birth
By Tom Carrier WorthPoint Worthologist The 200th birthday of Abraham Lincoln, the 16th president of the United States, will be celebrated on Feb. 12, 2009. For his steadfastness in keeping the United States from breaking apart during the Civil War, Lincoln is immortalized in memorials across the country, most prominently the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, […]
I found this safe and want to purchase it. Inside the door on the safe it has the date and manufacture. I know it is made by HALL’S but the date is harder to read. It is 1859 or 1869. The safe is approx. 2’x 3′ and has 4 wheels. Does antone know the value of this safe in ‘GOOD’ condition and where I can find original pictures and items for this safe?????
With the stock market in the States going bonkers,now and the following week expect prices to fall dramatically for w/f ducks. Two twilight’s in the U.K. and the States did’nt even bring a bid. Productions of 1980 ducks (flc) are holding there own. Amazing how it coincides with the fall duck hunting season. Cheers, Jim.
Shirley Temple baby buggy
I have a Shirley Temple baby buggy, full size, not doll size. Has 3 hubcaps with Shirley Temple stamped on them. Wood base and leather accordian style top. Any info/worth would be appreciated. Interested in selling. Has some damage.
Collecting Historical Autographs – Basic info
When collecting autographs, it is better to collect letters and documents and avoid clipped signatures (signatures that were cut from letters or documents). First, there is nothing historical about a clip, and Secondly, it is very hard to properly authenticate a clipped signature. Go for letters and documents and other “larger” items.
18th. Century Antiques, Prized but not always priceless.
When I found this old box or small trunk at a flea market years ago,I was quite smitten with myself and the $5.00 price I paid for it. I thought for sure that I had a very rare and valuable 18th. century treasure. Well maybe there was once a treasure inside! This box is all […]