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  • Nov 15 2017
  • 15 Nov 2017

Skateboarding: Collecting the New Olympic Sport

Of the five new sports expected at the 2020 Summer Olympic games in Tokyo, Japan, apart from the usual basketball, mountain bike racing, equestrian, and […]

  • Nov 15 2017
  • 15 Nov 2017

What is Filigree?

Filigree defined The English word filigree is actually shortened from the Latin word “filum” meaning thread and grain, like a small bead.  The dictionary definition […]

  • Nov 15 2017
  • 15 Nov 2017

The Letters of John M. Jackson– September 27, 1862

On one of his usual treasure hunts in Maine, our CEO, Will Seippel  stumbled upon a massive collection of letters that belonged to a soldier […]

  • Nov 15 2017
  • 15 Nov 2017

Ethics and Legalities of Selling Old Photos: A Primer

The market for collectible vintage photographs is thriving. The eBay category “Vintage and Antique (pre 1940) Photographic Images” returned 337,074 current listings. The number of […]

  • Nov 9 2017
  • 9 Nov 2017

WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker: An Atomic Age Casino Display Box

In the Nov. 9, 2017 episode of the weekly “WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker,” Harry talks about Black Fridays of old and an Atomic Age […]

  • Nov 2 2017
  • 2 Nov 2017

GETTING TO KNOW YOU: BRAM HEPBURN, ANTIQUE BOTTLE COLLECTOR AND DIGGER

  Though his education and business ventures have been in the culinary arts field, his passion for antiques has now moved to the forefront, especially […]

  • Nov 1 2017
  • 1 Nov 2017

My Recent Find: The One that Got Away

“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 […]

  • Nov 1 2017
  • 1 Nov 2017

Collusion, Shill Bidding, and Side Deals!

One of the first things you learn when you become an auctioneer, is that nothing is more important than having an honest reputation.  One little […]

  • Nov 1 2017
  • 1 Nov 2017

Decorating With Victorian Era Tableware For The Holidays

Given the holidays are fast approaching, many of us will soon be setting festive Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, or Christmas tables for friends and family from […]

  • Nov 1 2017
  • 1 Nov 2017

The Letters of John M. Jackson–May 4th, 1862

On one of his usual treasure hunts in Maine, our CEO, Will Seippel  stumbled upon a massive collection of letters that belonged to a soldier […]