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  • Dec 13 2016
  • 13 Dec 2016

All Kinds of Smoke Can Be Hazardous to Art and Antiques

Smoke is, in essence, energy that does not burn completely during a fire. Combustion occurs, giving off heat, light, carbon dioxide, and water vapor. Smoke […]

  • Dec 1 2016
  • 1 Dec 2016

Mark of the Week – Sculptsmith’s ‘Brutalist’ Starburst Sculpture

This rather abstract, unmarked metal wall hanging looks like 1960s department store relic that one might find now in a Goodwill store with a $100 […]

  • Nov 30 2016
  • 30 Nov 2016

Rinker on Collectibles: The Impact of National Politics on the Antiques & Collectibles Business

In the 21st century, outside forces impact the antiques and collectibles business. While also true in the 20th century, the impact of outside forces was […]

  • Nov 30 2016
  • 30 Nov 2016

Give the Gift of Nostalgia

Buying holiday gifts for children has always been fairly easy. For the most part, kids know what they want for Christmas; advertisers make sure that […]

  • Nov 30 2016
  • 30 Nov 2016

Mickey Mantle 1952 Topps Card Joins Ranks of Cardboard Elite at Heritage Sale

DALLAS – Heritage Auctions, a major player in the sports collectibles market, recently completed its Fall Catalog Auction. Many new realized price records were set […]

  • Nov 30 2016
  • 30 Nov 2016

Auction Report: A New Gold Rush Rush, NASCAR Toy Trains and Marilyn’s Dress

Welcome back… It appears to be “crunch time” for locating those perfect holiday gifts. With Christmas just a few weeks away, auction houses are working […]

  • Nov 17 2016
  • 17 Nov 2016

Getting to Know You: Timothy & Angela Swift

Cruising on a warm summer night with the top down, listening to a favorite tune; smelling the musty, acrid odor of a full-to-the-ceiling antique store; […]

  • Nov 16 2016
  • 16 Nov 2016

The Antique Turkey Platter: Rarely Used Dish Could Pay for Christmas and then Some

It’s that time of year when family heirlooms are dragged out of their hiding places in china cabinets and buffets to serve on the table […]

  • Nov 14 2016
  • 14 Nov 2016

Fabulous Antiques Find: A Tea Caddy’s Secret

You get 10 Worthologists together under one roof with approximately 300 years each of experience, and I guarantee no matter how diverse their areas of […]

  • Nov 10 2016
  • 10 Nov 2016

Rinker on Collectibles: Cozy Winter Reads for Collectors

When you are nestled by a roaring fire and crave a subtle distraction this winter from the antiques and collectibles hunt, or are a spouse/partner […]