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  • Jun 6 2016
  • 6 Jun 2016

The U.S. Flag that led the D-Day Invasion on June 6, 1944, Readies for Public Auction

DALLAS – The 48-Star U.S. flag that led the first American troops to Utah Beach on D-Day, June 6, 1944, replete with a bullet hole […]

  • Jun 1 2016
  • 1 Jun 2016

Is there Gold in Your Piano Bench? Collectible Vintage Sheet Music

While browsing through Russell Sanjek’s “American Popular Music and its Business” a statistic jumped off the page and stuck in my head: in 1918, the […]

  • May 31 2016
  • 31 May 2016

Two Hemispheres Circus Bandwagon Sold at Auction for a Record Quarter of a Million Dollars

The auctioneer’s hammer fell and Barnum & Bailey’s Two Hemispheres circus bandwagon sold for $250,000, the highlight of the spring Heritage Auctions Americana & Political […]

  • May 31 2016
  • 31 May 2016

WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker: An Ozark Home Painting by Anthony Butcha

The weekly “WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker” on the WorthPoint YouTube channel features antiques and collectibles expert Harry Rinker talking with WorthPoint editor Gregory Watkins […]

  • May 27 2016
  • 27 May 2016

Fabulous Finds: Cabinet Photographs of 19th-Century Actors and Performers

A new column I will be writing to regularly for WorthPoint is “Fabulous Finds.” Fabulous Finds are things we all live for in our business […]

  • May 26 2016
  • 26 May 2016

Rinker on Collectibles: Saving Grandma’s China and Mom’s Dinnerware Service

The question is the same whether it arrives as an email or asked during an appraisal clinic or personal clinic: “The kids do not want […]

  • May 26 2016
  • 26 May 2016

The Arts & Crafts Movement: Making It Irish

BOSTON – The Irish Arts & Crafts movement often does not get the attention it deserves in publications and exhibitions. That is why it was […]

  • May 24 2016
  • 24 May 2016

WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker: The Value of a piece of ‘Limited Edition’ Costume Jewelry

The weekly “WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker” on the WorthPoint YouTube channel features antiques and collectibles expert Harry Rinker talking with WorthPoint editor Gregory Watkins […]

  • May 24 2016
  • 24 May 2016

Eltham Palace Is Really an Art Deco Dream Palace

The 1930s are remembered by many people as a time of poverty and high unemployment. The economic difficulties of that era are well recorded, and […]

  • May 23 2016
  • 23 May 2016

Christmas in June: ‘The Grinch’ turns 50 and Rare Chuck Jones Artwork to Come Up for Auction

DALLAS – “Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas” turns 50 this year, celebrating its Golden Anniversary as one the most-beloved animated Christmas specials ever […]