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  • Dec 12 2017
  • 12 Dec 2017

Victorian Christmas Bulb? Nope, Even Better – Antique Shooting Target Ball

Antique glass target balls are colored glass globes, about 3″ in diameter, used in the 19th Century in the US and Europe as part of […]

  • Nov 29 2017
  • 29 Nov 2017

Are Your Christmas Serving Pieces Worth Some Money? You Bet They Are!

It’s time for you to get those Christmas serving pieces out and dust them off for the holiday season.  We thought it would be interesting […]

  • Nov 29 2017
  • 29 Nov 2017

Beautiful Glass Found in the Margins of the Antiques World:  Hyacinth Vases, Spill Holders, and Glass Valentines

When you think of antique collectibles made of glass, you normally think of the major categories – china, vases, dinnerware, bottles, figurines and others. But […]

  • Nov 15 2017
  • 15 Nov 2017

What is Filigree?

Filigree defined The English word filigree is actually shortened from the Latin word “filum” meaning thread and grain, like a small bead.  The dictionary definition […]

  • Nov 1 2017
  • 1 Nov 2017

Decorating With Victorian Era Tableware For The Holidays

Given the holidays are fast approaching, many of us will soon be setting festive Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, or Christmas tables for friends and family from […]

  • Oct 3 2017
  • 3 Oct 2017

Auction Talk with Wayne: Auction Highlights October 2017

Welcome back… The fall selling season is in full swing, and we have some great auctions to share with you in this edition. We strive […]

  • Aug 9 2017
  • 9 Aug 2017

What Creates Value in a Milk Bottle? Interest and Rarity

I was out slithering at the bottom of a river in my scuba gear last month, where I hoped to find old bottles and relics, […]

  • May 26 2017
  • 26 May 2017

Mark of the Week: Gibson Glass Company

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 […]

  • Apr 20 2017
  • 20 Apr 2017

Good Honest Wear Can’t Be Faked

I was walking though our local mall the other day, which is something I do about once or twice a year these days.  Something drew […]

  • Mar 26 2017
  • 26 Mar 2017

Is Your Sarsaparilla Bottle Worth $1 or $1,000?

The first “inexact” thing about sarsparilla is its spelling and pronunciation. I learned to spell it by pronouncing it in three distinct sections, as in […]