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WorthPoint Happenings in February
  • Feb 1 2019
  • 1 Feb 2019

WorthPoint Happenings in February

WorthPoint launched a new webinar series this year called “Webinar Wednesday.” We have been preparing webinars on varying topics each Wednesday of the month. This […]

Let Us Introduce You to Inkfrog
  • Feb 1 2019
  • 1 Feb 2019

Let Us Introduce You to Inkfrog

As all of you know, I am an active seller on eBay from the User ID WIlls1n4. One project I work on continually is downsizing […]

Let's Go Shopping!
  • Jan 24 2019
  • 24 Jan 2019

Let’s Go Shopping!

Looking for a fantastic, bargain filled destination on Florida’s west coast? You really can’t do better than The Exchange, located right in Sarasota. This fantastic […]

“There’s Whiskey in the Jar”-- But Don’t Toss That Empty Bottle!
  • Jan 24 2019
  • 24 Jan 2019

“There’s Whiskey in the Jar”– But Don’t Toss That Empty Bottle!

Last month, Worthpoint feature writer Tom Carrier wrote a great article entitled “Whiskey Distilled as a Collectible.” The article focuses on some of the amazing […]

From the Worthologists' Files: A European Perfume Bottle
  • Jan 24 2019
  • 24 Jan 2019

From the Worthologists’ Files: A European Perfume Bottle

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 […]

Rinker on Collectibles:  The Golden Age of Printed Antiques and Collectibles--Reference Books 1975 to 2005
  • Jan 24 2019
  • 24 Jan 2019

Rinker on Collectibles: The Golden Age of Printed Antiques and Collectibles–Reference Books 1975 to 2005

When I assumed the editorship of “Warman’s Antiques and Their Prices” in 1981, owners Stanley and Katherine Greene presented me with two boxes of books.  […]

BUYING AND SELLING “STEAMPUNK!”
  • Jan 19 2019
  • 19 Jan 2019

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 […]

An Eerie Silence
  • Jan 19 2019
  • 19 Jan 2019

An Eerie Silence

As many of you know. I grew up in The Washington D.C. area. It was a great place to learn about antiques and collectibles. We […]

RINKER ON COLLECTIBLES Q/A:  A Hardy Boys Book, a Lamp, a Pin, and a Demilune Bone Dish
  • Jan 19 2019
  • 19 Jan 2019

RINKER ON COLLECTIBLES Q/A: A Hardy Boys Book, a Lamp, a Pin, and a Demilune Bone Dish

QUESTION:  Several years ago at a yard sale, I purchased a copy of “The Hardy Boys: The Mystery of Cabin Island” with its dust jacket.  […]

Amazing Iroquois Beaded Mats
  • Jan 19 2019
  • 19 Jan 2019

Amazing Iroquois Beaded Mats

Table mats have many purposes; they decorate the tops of dining tables, chests, stands, and the flat tops of other furniture. Some are made out […]