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  • May 2 2017
  • 2 May 2017

Fabulous Find: Steiff’s Very Rare Standing Princeton Tiger With IDs

What it is: Today’s fabulous find is an all-original Steiff “Princeton Tiger.” He measures approximately 40 cm long and 23 cm tall not including his […]

  • Apr 20 2017
  • 20 Apr 2017

Collectible Card Games: For Play or For Profit?

What do Magic: The Gathering, Yu-Gi-Oh!, Pokemon, World of Warcraft and even Harry Potter have in common? These are some of the most played collectible […]

  • 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 […]

  • Apr 20 2017
  • 20 Apr 2017

Size Defies With These Tiny And Extremely Collectible Steiff Miniature Mascots

Although most people associate Steiff button-in-ear collectibles with Teddy bears and animals, the company has also produced a number of very unusual character specialties over […]

  • Apr 20 2017
  • 20 Apr 2017

Mark of the Week: Bybee 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 […]

  • Apr 20 2017
  • 20 Apr 2017

Mickey Mantle Makes Return to Baseball Cards

The sports collectibles industry concluded its annual B2B trade show, called the Industry Summit, earlier this month. The event hosts dozens of sports card and […]

  • Mar 9 2017
  • 9 Mar 2017

Depression Glass vs. Elegant Glass: What’s The Difference?

One big misnomer that I often hear is the assumption that all pink and green glassware is Depression Glass. This isn’t always the case, and […]

  • Mar 8 2017
  • 8 Mar 2017

Fabulous Finds: Stumbling Upon a Mid-Century Modern Treasure

I was not “on the hunt,” like I was for the 1969 Porsche 911 coupe I discovered in a dusty Northern California garage not too […]

  • Feb 9 2017
  • 9 Feb 2017

The Breathtaking Beauty of 19th–Century Valentine’s Day Cards

It will be Valentine’s Day on Tuesday and love will be expressed in many ways, including the sending of Valentine’s Day cards, a tradition that is […]

  • Jan 30 2017
  • 30 Jan 2017

Fabulous Finds: Walking into a Hidden Time Capsule

For many years I hosted the popular radio show, “Antique Talk,” that was syndicated throughout the U.S. and sponsored by the UAW out of Detroit. […]