BUYING AND SELLING “STEAMPUNK!”
That odd hybrid of collectible stuff….wildly popular, but don’t ask for an objective appraisal! Possibly the hardest category of antiques and collectibles to put a […]
WorthPoint Adds to Its List of Specialists!
Welcome “Clean Sweep Auctions” Sports Collectibles At WorthPoint, we are continuously adding to our database for researching and valuing antiques, art and collectibles by forming […]
15¢ or $15,000? Antique Mineral Spring Water Bottles Can be Winners!
And the “Hub” is in Saratoga Springs, New York… Twenty years ago, before the internet was in the palm of your hands at all times […]
From Primitive Privy Peg-Lamps to Louis Tiffany!
Collecting Antique Lighting – History Illuminated Collecting antique lighting is a fascinating pursuit, with many layers to it. I would venture to say that there […]
The King of the Snowmen
Welcoming accomplished author Bob Eckstein to WorthPoint… Ah, Brimfield! The Big Kahuna. The thrice yearly antiques market that springs up from the fields of a […]
Bright and Colorful, Tin Advertising Signs Always Catch Your Eye!
…But be careful, the true originals are big bucks! Repros….not so much. You are a collector, an investor, a picker, or a vagabond, wandering from […]
The Preservation of Local History? …Priceless
A Dover, N.H. historian puts things in their place… There are places on this planet where cities, tribes, societies, even entire cultures once stood, and […]
Railroad Padlocks, Skeleton Keys, and Steampunk!
Valuable Bronze and Brass Hardware with Ironic Beauty… My friend Tim gave me a call last month, with news of a strange discovery in the […]
Holy Smokes! Salt Cellar Auction Prices are Through the Roof !
If you collect American antique bottles and glass, you know you’ll find the best of the best consigned to the Heckler Auction Co. of Woodstock […]
The Great Annual Dealer Migration to the South!
Some antique dealers dig in, while other fly south with the geese… Here in New England, as summer nights call for a sweater […]