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  • Mar 6 2017
  • 6 Mar 2017

Shipping Antique Glass Isn’t All That It’s Cracked Up To Be

The broken glass pictured above is why some dealers have sworn off the fragile stuff. Why all the hate’n’ on antique glass? It’s fragile, heavy […]

  • Mar 6 2017
  • 6 Mar 2017

Some Unsolicited Advice for Us Collectors of an Antique Vintage

Being cooped up in a New England house this time of year isn’t fun. To live up here one must have a rich interior life. […]

  • Feb 26 2017
  • 26 Feb 2017

You Like Me, You Really Like Me: Collecting Oscar and the Other Big Awards

“And the award goes to…” This is always a great opening line for articles like this, when the Oscar (for film), the Emmy (for television) […]

  • Feb 24 2017
  • 24 Feb 2017

Will Goes on the Road: Talking Up WorthPoint to eBay User Groups

It may be a secret but WorthPoint is reaching out to users and coming to a town near you! That’s right, Robbin Levin, WorthPoint’s Director […]

  • Feb 23 2017
  • 23 Feb 2017

Auction Report: What to Look for as Auction Activity Warms Up

With just a few weeks left until spring, the thaw is evident. Not the thaw in the weather (although that’s certainly welcome) but the thaw […]

  • Feb 23 2017
  • 23 Feb 2017

Collecting Tom Brady, the Greatest of All-Time

Super Bowl LI (51) saw the New England Patriots pull off the biggest comeback in Super Bowl history. Down 28-3 at the half, quarterback Tom […]

  • Feb 21 2017
  • 21 Feb 2017

Mark of the Week: Bordallo Pinheiro

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 […]

  • Feb 16 2017
  • 16 Feb 2017

(Not) Selling Your Vintage Furniture: The Unwanted Top 5

As the owner of an antiques business, I often get walk-in inquiries from people who have inherited old furniture and want to sell it. They […]

  • Feb 16 2017
  • 16 Feb 2017

Rinker on Collectibles: Art is Everywhere You Look

On Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, the Grand Rapids (Mich.) Art Museum [GRAM] opened “Finder Keepers: West Michigan Collects,” an exhibit celebrating the art of collecting […]

  • Feb 14 2017
  • 14 Feb 2017

Selling Early American Pattern Glass (When You Don’t Know What You’re Doing!)

I got a call from someone looking to liquidate the contents of a small estate in Massachusetts this month. The woman on the phone described […]