Found articles matching "unloved antiques".
  • Jan 27 2017
  • 27 Jan 2017

Mark of the Week: The Murphy Chair Company

This odd-looking office chair dates to about 1926. It looks older because it is a transitional piece that appears to try to meld the Mission […]

  • Jan 25 2017
  • 25 Jan 2017

WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker: Selling a Large Collection of Little Things

In the Jan. 25, 2017 episode of the weekly “WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker,” Harry explains what to do with a very college collection of […]

  • Jan 25 2017
  • 25 Jan 2017

When Two Collectors Meet: Jan Braunstein Talks Ephemery with WorthPoint’s Will Seippel

On a comfortable California afternoon in January, while browsing the Long Beach Antique Market, WorthPoint CEO Will Seippel met ephemera dealer Jan Braunstein. An avid […]

  • Jan 25 2017
  • 25 Jan 2017

Sports Collectibles Set New Records in 2016

While some argue about whether the year 2016 was a net positive or negative, there is no denying that 2016 was a record-setting year for […]

  • Jan 23 2017
  • 23 Jan 2017

The End of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is not the end of the Circus

  “The . . . circus as it exists today is in my opinion, a thing of the past . . .” When the owner […]

  • Jan 22 2017
  • 22 Jan 2017

Auction Report: A Moonshine Still, a Baseball Slug-Fest & Picasso Pottery

Welcome back! According to a recent Forbes article, Americans were on track to spend nearly one trillion dollars this past Christmas season. Clearly, we’re well-heeled […]

  • Jan 21 2017
  • 21 Jan 2017

Presidential Collecting: Does an Electoral College Victory Affect the Value?

An inauguration of a newly elected president is generally a time of new beginnings. Heralded as a bedrock democratic principle, the ceremony surrounding the oath […]

  • Jan 20 2017
  • 20 Jan 2017

Collecting United States Presidents Before George Washington

“I… do solemnly swear that I will faithfully execute the office of president of the United States and will to the best of my ability […]

  • Jan 19 2017
  • 19 Jan 2017

Rinker on Collectibles: Top Ten Changes in the Last Five Years (2011-2016) – Part II

This is the second column of a three-part series analyzing the Top Ten changes that occurred between 2011 and 2016 in the antiques and collectibles […]

  • Jan 18 2017
  • 18 Jan 2017

WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker: The Closing of Ringling Bros. Barnum & Baily Circus

In the Jan. 18, 2017 episode of the weekly “WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker,” Harry talks about the future of circus collectibles following the announcement […]