Found articles matching "Back Issue Report".
  • Feb 9 2017
  • 9 Feb 2017

The Breathtaking Beauty of 19th–Century Valentine’s Day Cards

It will be Valentine’s Day on Tuesday and love will be expressed in many ways, including the sending of Valentine’s Day cards, a tradition that is […]

  • Feb 5 2017
  • 5 Feb 2017

Collecting the Perks of the President

So, you’ve been elected president of the United States. Maybe not by popular vote, but the Constitution is quite clear that the Electoral College can […]

  • Feb 1 2017
  • 1 Feb 2017

How to Repair Vintage Fur Yourself

Vintage fur can be fragile. Air, light, heat, insects and accidents all contribute to causing damage to your precious garment. Generally, most people will take […]

  • Jan 30 2017
  • 30 Jan 2017

Fabulous Finds: Walking into a Hidden Time Capsule

For many years I hosted the popular radio show, “Antique Talk,” that was syndicated throughout the U.S. and sponsored by the UAW out of Detroit. […]

  • Jan 27 2017
  • 27 Jan 2017

Mark of the Week: The Murphy Chair Company

This odd-looking office chair dates to about 1926. It looks older because it is a transitional piece that appears to try to meld the Mission […]

  • Jan 25 2017
  • 25 Jan 2017

WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker: Selling a Large Collection of Little Things

In the Jan. 25, 2017 episode of the weekly “WorthPoint Chats with Harry Rinker,” Harry explains what to do with a very college collection of […]

  • Jan 25 2017
  • 25 Jan 2017

When Two Collectors Meet: Jan Braunstein Talks Ephemery with WorthPoint’s Will Seippel

On a comfortable California afternoon in January, while browsing the Long Beach Antique Market, WorthPoint CEO Will Seippel met ephemera dealer Jan Braunstein. An avid […]

  • Jan 25 2017
  • 25 Jan 2017

Sports Collectibles Set New Records in 2016

While some argue about whether the year 2016 was a net positive or negative, there is no denying that 2016 was a record-setting year for […]

  • Jan 23 2017
  • 23 Jan 2017

The End of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is not the end of the Circus

  “The . . . circus as it exists today is in my opinion, a thing of the past . . .” When the owner […]

  • Jan 22 2017
  • 22 Jan 2017

Auction Report: A Moonshine Still, a Baseball Slug-Fest & Picasso Pottery

Welcome back! According to a recent Forbes article, Americans were on track to spend nearly one trillion dollars this past Christmas season. Clearly, we’re well-heeled […]