Getting to Know You: Michelle, WorthPoint Community Social Director
1. Who are you and what do you do at WorthPoint? My name is Michelle Rice Gauvreau. I am the WorthPoint Community Social Director. […]
My Recent Buy: The Richard Harris 1925 “On To Alaska with Buchanan” Archives
“My Recent Buy” will be a regular feature in The Insider. What did you buy recently that brings a smile to your face? Share the […]
Collecting: Faith or Religion?
Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Judaism, Buddhism are the top five religions in the world today encompassing about 75% of believers around the world. Yet there are […]
You Found a Vintage Teddy Bear! Now What Do You Do?
Congratulations! You’ve just “adopted” a new vintage mohair Teddy bear. Perhaps he came to you through a garage sale find, a treasure from an antique […]
The Letters of John M. Jackson, November 24, 1858
On one of his usual treasure hunts in Maine, our CEO, Will Seippel stumbled upon a massive collection of letters from a soldier in the […]
2017 National Sports Collectors Convention a Resounding Success
It’s been called the Super Bowl and Disneyland of the sports collectibles and memorabilia hobby. The annual event, simply referred to as “The National,” wrapped […]
From the Worthologists’ Files: Zakłady Porcelany Stołowej Wałbrzych Set of China
One of the advantages of being an appraiser is the sheer volume of incredible things one comes across on a weekly basis. Not all are […]
WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker: An Early American History Book
In the August 9, 2017 episode of the weekly “WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker,” Harry talks about his recent trip to Alaska and an early […]
When is a Coin not Really a Coin?
When is a Coin Not Legal Tender? When It’s a Token. Presented below are three different varieties of definitely not legal tokens intended for commercial […]
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, […]