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October Auction Continues Strong 2018 Results by Heritage Silver & Vertu
  • Nov 1 2018
  • 1 Nov 2018

October Auction Continues Strong 2018 Results by Heritage Silver & Vertu

Yossi Swed, Georg Jensen performs well in both spring, fall auctions… DALLAS, Texas (October 25, 2018) – Heritage Auctions Fine Silver & Objects of Vertu […]

Rinker on Collectibles Q/A: WWII Greeting Cards, a Walking Stick, a 1940s TV, and a Milestone
  • Nov 1 2018
  • 1 Nov 2018

Rinker on Collectibles Q/A: WWII Greeting Cards, a Walking Stick, a 1940s TV, and a Milestone

QUESTION:  I have a box of World War II greeting cards.  They were designed for wives, fiancés, or female friends to send to GIs in […]

Collecting: Salem Witch Trials
  • Oct 25 2018
  • 25 Oct 2018

Collecting: Salem Witch Trials

An unreasonable fear of Satanism and witchcraft had been rippling through Europe for centuries and came along with the puritans when they immigrated to the […]

The Impact of the Sears & Roebuck Catalog
  • Oct 25 2018
  • 25 Oct 2018

The Impact of the Sears & Roebuck Catalog

It started with watches and moved on to, well, everything. After 132 years, Sears may soon disappear, but its history remains through its iconic collectibles. […]

CARING FOR COLLECTIONS: Part II
  • Oct 25 2018
  • 25 Oct 2018

CARING FOR COLLECTIONS: Part II

Last week’s article included definitions of terms that may be helpful to understand this week’s article.  You can find last week’s article here. A reminder […]

RINKER ON COLLECTIBLES Q/A: A Tricycle, a Silver Bar, a Whiskey Bottle, and a Soda Bottle
  • Oct 25 2018
  • 25 Oct 2018

RINKER ON COLLECTIBLES Q/A: A Tricycle, a Silver Bar, a Whiskey Bottle, and a Soda Bottle

QUESTION:  I purchased a child’s tricycle with an identification plate at the end of the main frame that reads” TUBECRAFT / by / HEDSTROM / […]

From Primitive Privy Peg-Lamps to Louis Tiffany!
  • Oct 19 2018
  • 19 Oct 2018

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 […]

CARING FOR COLLECTIONS: Part I
  • Oct 19 2018
  • 19 Oct 2018

CARING FOR COLLECTIONS: Part I

The following is the first in a two-part series on general care for assorted collections.  Note, I am not an archivist, conserver, or a restorer.  […]

What is it and What's it Worth?
  • Oct 19 2018
  • 19 Oct 2018

What is it and What’s it Worth?

  Do you have any pieces in your collection that have a red iridescent glaze? If so, then you might have a treasure on your […]

Collect History in "New Deal" Era Travel Guides
  • Oct 10 2018
  • 10 Oct 2018

Collect History in “New Deal” Era Travel Guides

The Great Depression turned the United States inward with a new president helping families through innovative government programs. The Federal Writers Project was just one. […]