Found articles matching "unloved antiques".
  • Nov 3 2016
  • 3 Nov 2016

Mark of the Week: The Associated American Artists’ Stonelain Pottery

We are all fortunate to have an incredible resource for identifying marks right at our fingertips. WorthPoint’s MAPS (Marks, Autographs, Patterns and Symbols) database has […]

  • Nov 3 2016
  • 3 Nov 2016

WorthPoint Sweepstakes Winner Goes to Mexico City and Tells Us All About the Trip

I truly believe in the mantra “to travel is to live.” So I was elated to have the opportunity to travel with WorthPoint to Mexico […]

  • Oct 27 2016
  • 27 Oct 2016

WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker: What Could this Possibly Homemade Tool Be For?

In the Oct. 27, 2016 episode of the weekly “WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker,” Harry discusses items sent in by viewers for identification and valuation, […]

  • Oct 25 2016
  • 25 Oct 2016

The 2016 Chicago Cubs-Cleveland Indians World Series Loaded with Memorabilia Opportunities

This year’s Fall Classic featured two historic franchises with similar backgrounds. Both the Cleveland Indians and the Chicago Cubs have been cornerstone franchises of professional […]

  • Oct 25 2016
  • 25 Oct 2016

Rinker on Collectibles: Getting that Old Déjà Vu Feeling

The stage is set. The actor with sweat slowly trickling down from his hair to his neck, hands in endless motion, and body language expressing […]

  • Oct 25 2016
  • 25 Oct 2016

Succeeding in Your Business: A Report from eComm Chicago (and a new take on an old Beatles Song)

I just got back from speaking at this year’s eCom Chicago conference for online retailers. A little history: about eight years ago, when eBay started […]

  • Oct 25 2016
  • 25 Oct 2016

The Crowning Glory on an Already Amazing Auction: The Marilyn Monroe JFK Gown

Collectors have called it the holy grail of Marilyn Monroe memorabilia, the ultimate treasure from a historic moment—Marilyn Monroe’s gown worn to sing “Happy Birthday” […]

  • Oct 25 2016
  • 25 Oct 2016

Collecting the Royals: Kings, Queens and Pretenders to the Throne

His Majesty Bhumibol Adulyadej, Rama IX of Thailand recently passed away after 70 years on the throne, the longest serving contemporary monarch. Quite beloved at […]

  • Oct 24 2016
  • 24 Oct 2016

Earliest 10 Commandments Tablet Slated For Heritage Auctions

BEVERLY HILLS – The world’s earliest-known stone inscription of the 10 Commandments—one of the most important documents in history, and a “national treasure” of Israel—will […]

  • Oct 21 2016
  • 21 Oct 2016

Property from Life & Career of Prince to Star in Julien’s Icons & Idols Rock ‘N’ Roll Auction Nov. 4-5

On April 21, 2016, the world was shocked to hear of the death of Prince. The tragic news was discussed in the media for many […]