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Torc Antique Bracelet - What Is a Torc or Torque Bracelet or Necklace in Antique Jewelry
The torc is an ancient form of jewelry that made a 20th-century comeback. In designing his famous torc bracelet, David Yurman was inspired by ancient Celtic torc necklaces. Learn all about the torc in this glossary-style, well-illustrated jewelry article.

Learn how to Clean Vintage Linens
Heirloom linens can brighten your home with proper cleaning and storage. Learn more here.

Learn how to Properly Store Antique Linens
Old linens can add warmth and charm to a home when properly cleaned and stored. Page 2.

Dewitt-Wallace Decorative Arts Museum - A Visit to the Dewitt-Wallace Decorative Arts Museum
A verbal visit to the Dewitt-Wallace Decorative Arts Museum in Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia, which includes an overview of the

Vintage Compacts Mirror the Past - Collecting Vintage Compacts
Vintage powder compacts reflect a time in American life when powdering a nose wasn't just a necessity, it was an event. Read more about these lovely collectibles here.

Collecting Heavy Metal - Griswold Cast Iron Pans, Skillets and More
Collecting heavy metal? You are if you're a Griswold cast iron fan. Learn all about this cookware including how to clean and season your old finds.

Collecting Heavy Metal - Cleaning and Seasoning Griswold Cast Iron Cookware
Need to know about cleaning and seasoning Griswold cast iron cookware? Learn more here. Page 2.

Movie Memorabilia and Collectibles - Collecting Movie Memorabilia
Some feel like today's stars can't hold a candle to the glamourous ladies and gents of yesteryear. If you're one of these people, there's a good chance you already own a few movie collectibles. If not, read all about them here.

Dog Collectibles - Collecting's Gone to the Dogs
When collecting's gone to the dogs, the dogs get collectible. Get a feel for canine collectibles you should be watching out for.

Vintage Appliances - Plugging in to Vintage Appliances
Stocking a kitchen with small vintage appliances can be really hip and trendy. Learn more with a great feature from your About.com antiques guide.

Typewriter Collecting and Values - Learning About Vintage and Antique Typing Machines and How Much They're Worth
Ever wonder whether that antique typewriter in the attic is worth anything? There may be a collector out there who'll pay good money for it if it's just the right model.

Collectible Aluminum Hammers Out a Niche - Collecting Hammered Aluminum
All types of aluminum collectibles are desirable now from hammered to anodized and even jewelry. Learn more about these attractive, affordable collectibles.

Learn All About Antique and Collectible Cranberry Glass
Ever see glass good enough to eat? Pretty cranberry glass is just that. Read all about it here.

Learning About Antique and Collectible Roseville Pottery Including Online Price Guide
Learn about the history of popular Roseville Pottery company through this overview feature, including when it was first in business and how it was marked with a link to an online value guide.

Examining the Transferware Process - Learning About Transferware and Transfer Dinnerware
Transferware has long been a favorite with collectors. Discover the intriguing process and few a pieces from the Mount Vernon collection that once belonged to George Washington.

Remarkable R.S. Prussia Porcelain - History and Collecting
R.S. Prussia is one of the top dogs in antique porcelain world. Learn more about it through this informative article and then see a beautiful collection.

R.S. Prussia - Valuing RSP
R.S. Prussia is the cream of the crop in the antique porcelain world. Learn more about it through this informative article and then see a great collection. Page 2.

Exploring the History of Antique Capodimonte Italian Porcelain
Capodimonte: a regal name with a royal past. Learn more about the porcelain treasures bearing the Capodimonte name.

Hopelessly Devoted to Heisey - Heisey Glassware
Glassware collectors can be really dedicated folks, and those who prefer Heisey's wares are no exception. Learn about what makes this glassware so attractive with this informative feature article.

Learning About Depression Era Furniture - Old Pieces from the 1920s and 1930s
Depression era furniture hasn't always been ultra popular, but it is gaining a following as more and more dealers stock their booths with these interesting pieces.

Learning about Period Antique Furniture Can Pay off Big
Learning to separate the wheat from the chaff can lead to earning a big paycheck when you cash in on antique furniture finds.

Haunted Antiques and Collectibles - Do Ghostly Treasures Reside in Your Home in the Form of Haunted Antiques and Collectibles?
Do you believe in haunted antiques? Lots of people do, including psychic Sylvia Browne who suggests spending time with old things before bringing them into your home. Read stories about haunted treasures and decide if that's what you should be doing, too.

A Lack of Collecting Thanksgiving Memorabilia
If it wasn't for the turkey between Halloween and Christmas, we'd skate right past Thanksgiving. Don't be like me and forget to decorate for the holiday.

Spice Up Your Table with Holiday Shakers - Collecting Holiday Salt and Pepper Shakers
Collectible Shakers Spice Up a Holiday Table

New Year's Resolutions for Collectors of Antiques
Think you don't have anything to resolve for the new year as a collector? Think again. We've got lots to do next year, and most of it can be productive, if not fun!

Living with Black Americana - Memorabilia and Collectibles Reflecting African-American History
Have you ever found black Americana to be offensive? Lots of people do. But it's not always about right and wrong. Sometimes the historical significance of these collectibles not only intrique, but educate and provide closure to a painful past.

Learning About Antique Moser Glass
Learn more about this highly collectible antique glassware made by Ludwig Moser.

Frequently Asked Questions About Antiques and Collectibles FAQ
Questions about age and reproductions, among other topics, come up frequently when it comes to antiques and collectibles.

Caring for Antiques & Collectibles by Storing Them in the Proper Way
Light, humidity and less than perfect temperatures can all be a detriment to collections. Find out how to keep your prized possessions and valuable heirlooms in top shape here.

Caring for Antiques & Collectibles by Cleaning Them the Proper Way
Cleaning antiques and collections can preserve them. Do it wrong, however, and you could destroy a valuable item. Page 2.

Art Deco Essentials - Book Reviews Including Vintage Clothing & Fashion
Two great books from Bulfinch Press offer collectors, decorators and general style mavens a solid look at Art Deco and the people who lived it.

Art Deco Fashion - Book Review Featuring Clothing & Accessory Styles of the 1920s and 1930s
This little gem of a book covers the ever-popular

The Art of Collecting American Antique & Vintage Prints
The Art of Collecting American Prints offers suggestions on what big names to look for when you're out browsing local flea markets and tag sales. Don't overlook a treasure!

Collecting Vintage Postcards from the Early 1900s
In the early 1900s, people communicated by post and often through colorful vintage postcards. Learn more about these collectibles through an article by Pamela Y. Wiggins, your Antiques Guide for About.com.

Selling Antiques - Big Money for Selling Small Antiques
Have you ever dreamed of finding a priceless antique and making a fortune off it? Read about some lucky folks who did just that!

English Chintz Dinnerware - A Garden for the Table English Chintz Dinnerware
Expect to pay a pretty penny to collect a set of English Chintzware dishes. But if you've got a few older pieces laying around the house, it might be time to cash in. Find out what you're in for through this informative article from your about.com Antiques Guide.

Learning About Coca-Cola & Coke Collectibles and Advertising Memorabilia
One of the most recognizable brands of all time, Coke and Coca-Cola have wide appeal to collectors. Learn more about these advertising collectibles here.

Collecting Breweriana aka Beer Collectibles - Appreciation for Beer Collectibles Goes Beyond Good Taste
Lots of people enjoy a cold brew on a hot day, but there are people who don't even drink the beverage who appreciate vintage advertising items from a wide variety of breweries. Learn more about what's hot when it comes to collecting breweriana, or beer collectibles.

Treasures in the Trash - Cheap Thrills Finding Antique and Collectible Treasures in the Trash
Dumpster diving's not your cup of tea? You might think twice after reading this article. It's surprising to find what people throw away!

Collecting Antique American Brilliant Period Cut Glass
An introduction to collecting and identifying American Brilliant Period cut glass, including what avid collectors are willing to more pay more to find.

Brighten a Room with Cobalt Blue Depression Glass
Nothing brightens a room quite like the beauty of cobalt blue Depression glass. Learn more about it, including reproductions, here.

Kitchen Glassware Stirs Memories - Antique and Collectible Depression Era Kitchen Glass
What do you remember about a favorite cook's kitchen? If it's old-timey glassware, take a trip down memory lane with this feature article.

Depression Glass Specialties Deepen a Collection - Learning About Depression Glass Specialties
You don't have to collect an entire set of dishes to appreciate Depression glass. In fact, a collection of Depression glass specialties offer an opportunity to develop a rich collection that includes a variety of patterns and colors, the things collectors love about Depression glass the most.

Learning About Cambridge Glassware Antiques and Collectibles
Cambridge Glass produced high quality wares valued as much when they were new as they are by glassware collectors today.

Fostoria Glassware Finery Favored by Collectors - Information on Collecting Colored and Etched Glass
Fostoria glassware has long been a favorite with collectors. Learn more about the company and the glass.

Books on Vintage Costume Jewelry - Vintage Costume Jewelry Reference Guides
With the popularity of vintage costume jewelry for collections and personal wear, more and more books are being released on this popular topic. In fact, some collectors enjoy collecting jewelry books almost as much as the jewelry itself. Take a look at several titles on this hot topic to get a feel for the genre.

Garage Sale Shopping for Antiques - A Day in the Life of a Saler
Think no one ever finds antiques and collectibles at garage sales anymore? You might think again after reading about the day in the life of a garage saler who had some pretty good luck.

Collecting Antiques on a Budget for Under $10 - Five Antiques to Collect on a Budget for Less Than $10
Want to start an antique collection, but don't have lots of cash to spare? Here are five ideas for collecting antiques on a budget!

Tips for Buying on eBay - Tips for Bidding on eBay
Curious about buying on eBay? Or, perhaps you've been buying there for a while, but aren't getting the results you'd like. Take a look at these five tips for buying on eBay from an antiques expert and respected author on the topic.

Learning About Antique Carnival Glass
Wondering how carnival glass got it's name? And how this type of iridescent glass was finished? Learn more about carnival glass here.

Utilizing China Matching Services - There's No Use Crying Over Broken China
Using a china matching service can be a great way to replace missing pieces from your antique dinnerware services. But there are other reasons to look one up in your area as well. Check it out!

Wall Pockets Vases - Collecting Ceramic and Pottery Wall Pockets Vases
The history, collectibility and value of ceramic wall pocket vases.

Tips for Collecting Vintage Sheet Music
Learn about the most popular and valuable types of vintage sheet music.

Which Newspapers Should You Save and Preserve, and How to Do It
Which newspapers should you save? Will they increase in value? And how do you preserve them?

Marlborough Leg Definition - How to Identify a Marlborough Leg on Antique Furniture with an Example
Would you recognize a Marlborough leg? This glossary-style article defines the Marlborough leg, a furniture style. Learn the characteristics of a Marlborough leg, when it was popular and what furniture-maker used it.

Spade Foot Example and Definition - Spade Foot on Antique Furniture Example and Definition
Do you know what a spade foot is? This glossary-style article defines a spade foot, how it's made and what era of furniture it typifies. Learn which famous furniture makers are associated with the spade foot.

Collecting Vintage & Antique Calendars Year After Year
Useful items such as calendars don't always strike people as collectible, but they can be. Find out what makes a calendar collectible here.

Identifying and Dating Fenton Collectible Art Glass and Antique Blown Glassware
Fenton Art Glass was made for 106 years and the older pieces can be quite valuable. Learn about collecting Fenton glassware here.

Unraveling the Mystery of Mary Gregory Antique Enameled Glass
Could one woman actually decorate all the glass dubbed

Storing and Preserving Old Antique Photographs, Pictures and Photos
Keeping photographs for posterity means taking good care of them -- essentially preserving the past through photo preservation. Learn more from an expert with this informative feature.

Art Plastic Jewelry - Collecting Art Plastic Jewelry
There are a numer of books on art plastic jewelry on the market, but few with quality photos like this one.

Official Price Guide to Dolls by Denise Van Patten Book Review
Learn more about doll values with the Official Price Guide to Dolls by About.com's Guide to Doll Collecting.

Arrow Foot on Antique Furniture - How to Identify an Arrow Foot on Antique Furniture
What's an arrow foot? This illustrated glossary-style article describes the arrow foot. Learn how to recognize an arrow foot, its variations, and what furniture styles it's typical of. Do you know the arrow foot, a typical feature of the Windsor chair?

Bun Foot Definition and Example - How to Identify a Bun Foot Example on Antique Furniture
Would you recognize a bun foot? What's the difference between a bun foot and a ball foot? This glossary-style article describes one of the oldest furniture foot styles, the bun foot. Learn what a bun foot looks like, how it differs from other feet, and what types of furniture it characterizes.

The Wooton Desk - the Style, History and Significance in Antique Furniture
This article describes the history of the Wooton desk and the company that made it. Learn how Wooton desks were made, what their style characteristics were, how they evolved and who owned them.

Spiral Leg Definition and Example - Definition and Example of a Spiral Leg on Antique Furniture
Could you recognize a spiral leg? Learn how to identify a spiral leg. This glossary-style article describes the spiral leg, its origins and the styles of furniture it decorates.

Spanish Foot Definition and Example - Definition and Example Show How to Identify a Spanish Foot on Antique Furniture
What's a Spanish foot? This glossary-style article defines and describes a Spanish foot, also known as the paintbrush, Braganza and knurled foot. Learn about the Spanish furniture foot style, when it originated and its many other names. A full description and illustration of the Spanish foot, a popular Baroque furniture detail.

Spider Leg Definition and Example - Definition and Example Explain How to Identify a Spider Leg on Antique Furniture
Would you recognize spider legs? This glossary-style article defines and describes both types of spider legs. Learn the difference between the two varieties of spider legs, when they developed, and what sort of furniture they appear on.

Sheraton Style Antique Furniture - How to Identify Sheraton Style Antique Furniture
You've heard the words 'Sheraton style', but could you recognize the furniture? Learn who Thomas Sheraton was, and why his work is so significant. This article defines and describes the characteristics of Sheraton-style furniture. Sheraton-influenced furniture is illustrated and identified, with its key features explained and its influence explored.

Monopodium Foot on Antique Furniture - How to Identify a Monopodium Foot on Antique Furniture
It's a mouthful, but do you know what a monopodium foot is? Learn to identify a monopodium foot, what it resembles and when it was popular. Part of the revival of ancient furniture designs, the monopodium foot flourished in Empire and Regency furniture.

Turnip Foot on Antique Furniture - How to Identify a Turnip Foot on Antique Furniture
A turnip foot sounds tasty, but do you know what it is? Learn how to identify a turnip foot with this glossary-style article. This article defines and describes a turnip foot, with a photo. Understand how the turnip foot and the tulip foot feature in Jacobean, William and Mary and Renaissance Revival styles

How to Identify A Trifid Foot on Antique Furniture
Learn when the trifid or drake foot flourished, which furniture styles it's associated with, and, of course, what it looks like.

Kas Dutch Cupboard or Wardrobe - Illustrated Definition of a Kas Dutch Cupboard or Wardrobe
Cast your eyes on the kas, a solid 17th-century piece of furniture. This glossary-style article defines a kas, a type of wardrobe derived from the Dutch.

How to Identify a Hoof Foot in Antique Furniture with a Definition and Example
In antique furniture, what is a hoof foot? This glossary-style article describes and defines the hoof foot popular in 17th and 18th century furniture.

Saber Leg on Antique Furniture - How to Identify a Saber Leg on Antique Furniture
Would you be able to recognize a saber leg? This glossary-style article describes and defines the saber leg, a furniture style that dates back to ancient Greece. Learn the periods and styles of furniture in which the saber leg flourished on chairs, sofas and stools.

Onion Foot Example on Antique Furniture - How to Identify an Onion Foot on Antique Furniture
No tears when you learn to recognize an onion foot on an antique piece of furniture. This glossary-style article describes the onion foot, shows what it looked like and tells what furniture styles it typifies.

Know Your Antique Furniture Foot Styles - a Guide to Identifying Feet
This article is a round-up of various antique furniture foot styles from the Renaissance to the Empire. Learn about varieties of furniture feet styles and when they developed. Several foot styles are listed, with links to more detailed descriptions and photos.

Windsor Chair - A Brief History and Description of the Windsor Chair
Nothing says colonial America like the Windsor chair. Learn about the historic Windsor chair, how it was born in England but refined in the colonies. This illustrates traces the origins of the Windsor chair, defines and describes its characteristics, and distinguishes different varieties.

How to Distinguish the Similar-sounding Antique Furniture Styles Régence and Regency
While they sound almost exactly alike, Régence and Regency furniture are decidedly different styles. Learn how to distinguish Régence from Regency furniture.

H-Stretcher Example and Definition on Antique Furniture - Definition and Example of H-stretcher on Antique Furniture
An H-stretcher is a common type of furniture support. This article defines and describes the H-stretcher and illustrates it. Learn on what sorts of furniture the H-stretcher is typically used.

Whorl Foot Example and Definition on Antique Furniture - How to Identify a Whorl Foot Example on Antique Furniture
What's a whorl foot? Learn how to recognize a whorl foot, a variation of the scroll foot. This glossary-style article defines a whorl foot, and describes the furniture periods and styles it's associated with.

Scroll Foot Example and Definition on Antiques - How to Identify a Scroll Foot on Antique Furniture
Scroll down to learn about the scroll foot, an extremely popular style in 18th-century furniture. This glossary-style article defines and describes a scroll foot. See examples of, and pseudonyms for, the scroll foot.

Fluted Leg on Antique Furniture - How To Identify a Fluted Antique Furniture Leg
What's a fluted leg? How is a fluted leg different from a reeded leg? Learn how to play the identify-the-furniture-leg game by learning what a fluted leg looks like. This glossary-style article describes and illustrates the fluted leg, a leg style popular in the 18th century.

Reeded Leg on Antique Furniture - How to Identify a Reeded Antique Furniture Leg
How to identify a reeded leg? This glossary-style article explains what a reeded leg looks like, complete with illustration. Learn about an antique furniture leg style called the reeded leg, learn when the style flourished and how it differs from a fluted leg.

A Guide to Identifying Antique Furniture Leg Styles
Knowing furniture leg styles can help identify your antique furniture. Use this handy reference with links to individual articles to learn about leg styles.

Caryatid Female Form Example on Antique Furniture - Definition and Example of a Caryatid Female Form on Antique Furniture
Care to know what a caryatid is? This article defines a caryatid, a sculpted female form used as a decorative support. Learn how to recognize a caryatid and her rare male counterpart, the atlas.

Flemish Scroll Leg on Antique Furniture - How to Identify a Flemish Scroll Leg on Antique Furniture
Scroll on down to learn about a Flemish scroll leg. Flemish scroll legs are a 17th-century style associated with Restoration, William and Mary and other Baroque furniture styles. This glossary-style article defines and illustrates the Flemish scroll leg. Learn what a Flemish scroll leg looks like and the other names it goes by.

Demilune Example and Definition on Antique Furniture - What does Demilune Mean in reference to antique furniture?
Being driven looney wondering what demilune means? This article tells you everything you need to know to understand what demilune furniture is. See different types of demilune furniture. Learn when demilune tables and commodes developed, and what furniture styles they're associated with.

Teapoy Table Definition in Antique Furniture - How to Identify a Teapoy Table in Antique Furniture
Teapoy isn't a misprint for teapot, though it's related. A teapoy is a unique type of British table, used in -- though not named for -- the beloved tea ceremony. This glossary-styled article defines the teapoy. Observe several types of teapoys in this article.

The Two Queen Annes in Antique Furniture - The Disparity in 18th- and 19th-century Styles
Do you know the difference between 18th and 19th-century Queen Anne style? Is Queen Anne furniture different from Queen Anne architecture? This article explains and illustrates the difference between two styles that share a name but are centuries apart. Learn characteristics of the two Queen Anne styles in furniture and architecture.

How to Identify a Piecrust Table in Antique Furniture with Illustrated Example
Learn to identify a piecrust table, a tasty piece of furniture developed in the 18th century.

It's Da Bombé Antique Furniture Example - How to Identify Bombé Antique Furniture
You'll have a blast learning what bombé furniture is. This glossary-style article defines bombé, providing examples and illustrations of this 18th-century furniture style. This description of bombé indicates which antique furniture periods are associated with the style.

Klismos Antique Chair Example - How to Identify an Antique Klismos Chair
Would you recognize a klismos chair? Learn what a klismos is and what it looks like. This glossary-style article defines the klismos, an ancient Greek chair revived in 18th-century Europe.

Curule Chair Antique Furniture Example and Definition - Definition and Example of Antique Furniture Curule Chair
Here's a handy curule of thumb for identifying an ancient Roman furniture form that remains popular today. This article defines a curule chair, explains its origins and describes when the style flourished in antique furniture.

Savonarola Chair Example in Antique Furniture - How To Identify A Savonarola Chair in Antique Furniture
Are you savvy enough to recognize a Savonarola chair? Do you know how a Savonarola chair differs from a curule? This glossary-style article defines a Savonarola chair, provides background and a photo. Learn the long, rich history of the Savonarola chair, also known as a Dante chair.

Davenport Desk Example Antique Furniture - What Is a Davenport Desk in Antique Furniture?
Davenport is a big name for a little desk. Learn about the little desk called the davenport, a popular British and American piece of furniture in the 19th century. This article tells you everything you need to know about identifying a davenport desk.

Ribbon-Back or Ribband-back Chair Antique Furniture Example - How to Identify an Antique Furniture Ribbon-Back or Ribband-back Chair
Don't get tied in knots trying to identify a ribbon-back chair. This illustrated article defines and describes the ribbon- (or ribband-) chair. Learn about two types of ribbon-back chairs, and which famous furniture-maker is associated with the style. The ribbon-back chair is often associated with Thomas Chippendale.

Japanese Tebako Lacquer Box - Definition and Example of a Japanese Tebako Laquer Box
Learn the basics of Japanese antiques by learning what a tebako is. Illustrated with photos, this article defines and describes the tebako box.

Corner Chair or Roundabout Chair Example in Antique Furniture - How to Identify a Corner Chair or Roundabout Chair in Antique Furniture
You won't mind being backed into a corner if you know what a corner chair is. Learn how to identify a corner chair, also called a roundabout chair. This glossary-style article defines and describes the corner chair, when it developed and what it looks like.

Morris Chair Antique Furniture Arts & Crafts Style by William Morris - How to Recognize an Antique Furniture Morris Chair William Morris Arts & Crafts
Meet the Morris chair, the ancestral relative of recliners. This article defines and illustrates the Morris chair. Morris chairs were a quintessential piece of Arts and Crafts furniture. Learn what a Morris chair looked like and which famous furniture designers are associated with it.

The Hitchcock Chair in Antique Furniture - All About America's First Factory Hitchcock Chair in Antique Furniture
Unravel the mystery of the Hitchcock chair, America's first factory-produced chair. This article traces the history of the Hitchcock chair, a popular painted and stenciled chair of the early 19th century. Learn who invented the Hitchcock chair, how and where it was made, its characteristics and how to authenticate an original.

Trestle Foot Example on Antique Furniture - How to Identify a Trestle Foot on Antique Furniture
Learn how to recognize one of the oldest types of furniture feet, the trestle foot. This glossary-style article defines a trestle foot. Several types of trestle feet, from plain to ornate, are depicted.

Trumpet Leg on Antique Furniture - How to Identify a Trumpet Leg on Antique Furniture
Sound the trumpets when you identify a trumpet leg. The trumpet leg was a furniture style typical of the mid-17th and early 18th century. This illustrated glossary-style article describes and defines the trumpet leg. Learn which types of furniture are characterized by trumpet legs.

Serpentine Stretcher on Antique Furniture - How to Identify a Serpentine Stretcher
Can you recognize a serpentine stretcher? A serpentine stretcher is among the most ornate of crossbars used to reinforce furniture. This glossary-style article defines a serpentine stretcher, shows examples, and identifies the furniture styles that used it the most.

Tambour Roll Top - An example of a Tambour Roll Top in Antique Furniture
What exactly does tambour refer to, and how does it work? Learn about tambour doors and covers in this glossary-style article. This article describes the tambour, an ingenious element of furniture invented in the 18th-century that's still used today. See examples of tambours and learn what type of furniture they're most often associated with.

Antique Furniture Davenport - The Two Types of Davenports in Antique Furniture
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Fancy Chair Antique Furniture - How to Identify a Fancy Chair in Antique Furniture
Learn the plain facts about the fancy chair. This glossary-style article describes a fancy chair and offers photos of different styles. Article explains the origins and definition of the fancy chair, along with other name for it and what style of furniture it belongs to.

What Is a Fauteuil Chair in Antique Furniture?
The fauteuil is one of the most familiar types of antique furniture, but do you know what it looks like?

Bergère Chair Antique Furniture - What Is A Bergère Chair in Antique Furniture
The word may be foreign, but the bergère is one of the most familiar of chairs. Learn what a bergère is and how it developed. This glossary-style article defines and describes the bergère, indicating the furniture styles it represents and how it differs from other chairs.

Ogee Bracket Foot on Antique Furniture - How To Recognize An Ogee Bracket Foot
Oh, gee -- would you know that's an ogee bracket foot? This glossary-style article defines an ogee bracket foot. It describes and gives examples of an ogee bracket foot. Learn which famous furniture-makers made use of the ogee bracket foot.

Emile-Jaques Ruhlman Antique Furniture - The Art Deco Antique Furniture of Emile-Jacques Ruhlmann
Who's your daddy, Art Deco lovers? Meet Emile-Jacques Ruhlmann, whose designs became the cornerstone of what today is called the Art Deco style. This article gives background on Ruhlmann, describes the development and characteristics of his style, and furnishes several examples. Learn about the furniture designer Emile-Jacques Ruhlmann whose elistist works helped introduce the world to Art Deco.

Dolphin Foot Example on Antique Furniture - How to Identify A Dolphin Foot on Antique Furniture
There's something fishy about that furniture foot. It's a dolphin foot, a rare type of carved furniture foot. Learn to recognize a dolphin foot and identify which periods the style is associated with.

Cylindrical Foot on Antique Furniture - How To Identify A Cylindrical Foot on Antique Furniture
Can you recognize a cylindrical foot on a piece of antique furniture? The popular cylindrical foot, or elongated bulb foot, flourished in 18th and early 19th century furniture. This glossary-style article describes the cylindrical foot, and shows what it looks like.

Console Table Antique Furniture - How to Identify a Console Table in Antique Furniture
If furniture terms seem scary, console yourself with the insight this console table article gives you. This glossary-style article describes what a console table is and what it looks like. Learn the two definitions of console table and what they look like in this article.

Centennial Antique Furniture - America's Special Antique Furniture for the Centennial in 1876
The United States commemorated the 100-year anniversary of its birth, in 1876 with a burst of patriotic motifs slapped onto prevailing furniture styles. Learn what they were and see dramatic images of these unique and valuable pieces.

Kyodai Japanese Antiques Dressing Mirror - How To Identify a Kyodai Japanese Antiques Dressing Mirror
No carefully coiffed Japanese lady could survive without her kyodai, a mirrored dressing stand. Learn how to recognize a kyodai, an antique that dates back to the 1600s, with an ingenious design. This glossary-style article defines a kyodai, and shows how the dressing stand's design evolved over time.

Japanned Antique Furniture - How To Identify Japanned Antique Furniture
Has that table been japanned? Discover the art of japanned furniture that flourished in the 17th and 18th centuries. This article describes how japanned furniture developed and gives several unique examples of these East-meets-West pieces.

Pembroke Drop-Leaf Antique Table - How to Identify a Pembroke Antique Drop-Leaf Table
Go for Pembroke and learn about this perennially popular type of table. This glossary-style article defines and describes the Pembroke table. Learn when the Pembroke table developed and what famous furniture designers made use of it.

Antique Tavern Table - How to Identify an Antique Tavern Table
Let's hoist a pint to the tavern table, a versatile piece of furniture with many uses. This article describes the tavern table, and depicts two popular styles of this piece of furniture, which flourished in England and her colonies from the late 1600s to the early 1700s.

Antique Dumbwaiter - How to Recognize and Identify an Antique Dumbwaiter
Don't feel dumb if you don't know what a dumbwaiter is in antique furniture. This glossary-style article will explain all about the dumbwaiter, when and where it originated, and what it was used for.

Antique Trestle Table - How To Identify an Antique Trestle Table
Nestle up to a trestle table in this article. Learn the origin of the trestle table, one of the oldest types of table in history. This glossary-style article depicts several types of trestle tables and describes what they look like.

Antique Pedestal Table - How to Identify an Antique Pedestal Table
Put the pedal to the metal and learn what a pedestal table is. This article defines and describes the pedestal table, a form that's been popular for centuries. Learn the features of a pedestal table and what it looks like. Several types of pedestal tables are depicted in this glossary-style article.

Know Your Antique Tables - a Guide to Identifying Various Styles
From dainty teapoy to massive trestle, this article lists a range of antique tables, with links to more info about each variety.

Definition and Examples of a Gateleg Antique Table
Use this glossary-style article to learn how to identify a gate-leg table.

Soundalikes: Japanning Vs. Japonisme - The Difference Between Two Similar Antique Terms Jappaning and Japonisme
What's the difference between Japanning and Japonisme? Japanning is a technique and Japonisme a style, but both reflect Westerners' fascination with the Far East. Learn the difference between japanned and Japonisme furniture, and the background of each.

French Semainier Antique Lingerie Chest - How To Identify A French Furniture Semainier or Antique Lingerie Chest
The semainier is an unique type of antique chest. Developed in 18th-century France, the semainier was a piece of luxury furniture for a luxurious age. This glossary-style article defines and describes the semainier, with illustrations.

Antique Hutch Table - How to Identify Antique Hutch Tables
The hutch table was an interesting early form of tilt-top table. This illustrated glossary article describes the hutch table, a once-popular combination table and chair in one. The hutch table dates back to Jacobean England, and flourished both there and in the U.S. until the early 1800s.

A Guide to British / English Antique Furniture Styles with Examples
British (English) furniture styles have always been especially influential and collectible in the U.S. This article lists a variety of common British antique furniture, furniture elements, and styles.

A Guide to Identifying French Antique Furniture Made in France
French antiques are renowned for their refinement and rich materials. A listing of articles about French antique furniture, styles and elements.

A Guide to American Antique Furniture Designers, Styles and Elements
Learn about American antiques, from the 17th century to the 20th century. This article provides links to other articles on 350 years' worth of American antiques.

Suzuribako Japanese Antiques Writing Box - How to Identify a Suzuribako Japanese Antiques Writing Box
What's a suzuribako? Everything you always wanted to know about the suzuribako, a Japanese writing kit in a box. This illustrated article defines and depicts several types of suzuribako, inside and out.

Tsuitate Japanese Screen - How to Identify Tsuitate Japanese Antique Lacquered Screens
The tsuitate is one of the oldest forms Japanese screens. Learn the origins of tsuitate with this glossary-style article, which defines and depicts this ancient Japanese screen. Everything you always wanted to know about the tsuitate, a combination of practical furniture and art form.

Elephant-Trunk Leg: How To Recognize These Legs on Antique Asian Furniture
You can never forget the elephant-trunk leg once you see it. This glossary-style article defines the elephant-trunk leg, a characteristic style in Chinese furniture. Learn what an elephant-trunk leg looks like in this illustrated article.

Hanakago Bamboo Flower Basket - What is a Hanakago Antique Japanese Flower Basket?
Hanakago, or Japanese flower baskets, are one of the oldest of Japanese antiques. This glossary-style article defines and describes the hanakago, with several photos. Learn all about the different types of Japanese flower baskets, the hanakago, also known as ikebana baskets.

Kang Chinese Table - How to Identify a Kang Antique Chinese Table
Learn what a kang table is, when and where it originated, and what it looks like. This glossary-style article defines the kang table, an ancient Chinese furniture form.

Chaise Longue - How to Identify a French Antique Chaise Longue
Take a long look at the chaise longue, a combination chair and sofa. This glossary-style article describes the chaise longue, traces its origins and gives several examples of this combo sofa and chair. Developed in the early 1700s, the chaise longue remains a popular and comfy piece of furniture today.

French Antique Etagère - How to Identify a French Antique Etagère
What is a whatnot, more elegantly known as an étagère? This illustrated glossary-style article defines the étagère, tracing its development and offering several examples of this prime example of Victorian conspicuous consumption.

Duchesse French Daybed - How to Recognize a Duchesse French Daybed
Have you met the duchesse? The duchesse is an 18th-century type of daybed, and like an upper-crust lady's wardrobe, encompasses several different styles. Whether

Méridienne Antique Sofa Daybed - How to Identify a Méridienne Antique Sofa Daybed
Meet the méridienne, a cross between a sofa and a daybed. The méridienne was the last word in luxury in the early 1800s. This article defines the méridienne and distinguishes it from other sorts of daybeds, with several examples of historic pieces.

Récamier French Daybed - How To Identify a Récamier (French Daybed)
Stretch out and learn about the récamier, one of the most famous types of daybeds. What sort of daybed is the récamier? This glossary-style article defines the récamier, tells you what makes it unique, and shows you what it looks like with several examples.

Antique Rugs Value - How to Value or Price Your Antique Rugs
Wondering how much your antique rug is worth? Antique rugs can be difficult to value without the help of an expert.

Escritoire Writing Desk - How To Identify An Antique Escritoire Writing Desk
You've probably used an escritoire and never known it. An escritoire was originally a writing box, but it grew into an entire writing desk. This article defines both types of escritoires, and provides illustrations for each.

Online Antique Malls
Online antique malls can be a great resource for finding wonderful items to add to your collections. Take a look at these links for some of the best.

Antique Carpets, Rugs and Wall Hangings
Decorating with antique carpets, rugs and beautiful wall hangings can be a great idea. Learn more about them here.

Learning About Antique Clocks
If you're a clock collector, or just want to be, don't miss these great links to learn all about antique examples.

Antique Glassware Shopping Online
From depression glass to art glass and everything in between, you'll find resources for shopping here.

Antique Lamps and Lighting Accessories
You'll not only learn about the history of lighting, you'll learn about lots of wonderful lamps from Aladdin electric to the oldest oils.

Shopping for Antique Quilts and Textiles
Lots of collectors love their quilts and textiles. Shopping for them online can add to your collecting enjoyment.

Antiques Shops Online
Online antique shopping can be fun and filled with great rewards. Check out these links and shop till you drop!

Cast Iron and Other Metals Price Guides - Values and Prices for Cast Iron and Other Metals
Guides to help you identify and value antiques and collectibles made of cast iron and other metals including copper.

Celebrity Memorabilia Price Guides - Prices and Values for Celebrity Memorabilia
From Elvis to Marilyn to Michael Jackson, celebrity owned and created items hold extra value when compared to ordinary antiques and collectibles.

Shopping for Vintage Clothing and Accessories
Shopping for vintage clothing and accessories online is a great way to add to a collection. Take a look at these shopping resources.

Shopping for Fine Art and Antiques
In the market for a really fine antique or piece of artwork for your home? Take a look at these high end sites for some suggestions.

Furniture Price Guides
Antique Furniture Online Price Guides - Online price guides to help you value your antique furniture.

Antique Furniture Shopping Online
Whether you've ever considered shopping for furniture online or not, take a look at these great links to explore the opportunity.

Shopping for Antique Jewelry and Watches
Jewelry is one collecting category where you can have lots of fun shopping online. Take a look at these links, and get busy!

Fabulous Collecting Finds
From mod collectibles to the mirror, mirror on the wall, you'll learn lots about these fab finds here.

Shopping for Antique Pottery and Porcelain
If you love pottery and porcelain, shopping online may be one of your favorite pastimes. Take a look at these links for even more great shopping ideas.

Antiques - General Price Guides
Want to find out how much it's worth? Check these links to general price guides and auction prices realized for a wide variety of antiques and collectibles, some with searchable databases.

Antiques Articles with Pricing Information
Articles on antiques and collectibles with pricing information.

Art Price Guides
Want to know how much it's worth? Take a look at these links to assist in identifying and valuing works of art

Book and Ephemera Price Guides
Want to know how much that old book or paper collectible is worth? Take a look at these price guides to help you determine the value of your books and ephemera.

Antique Clocks - Online Price Guides
Want to know how much it's worth? Check out these links to useful online price guides for antique clocks.

Collectibles Price Guides
Want to know how much it's worth? Take a look at this list of price guides to help you value your favorite collectibles.

Dolls and Toys Price Guides
Want to know how much it's worth? Take a look at this list of online doll and toy price guides to help you value your antiques and collectibles.

Glass Price Guides
Want to know how much it's worth? Take a look at these great price guides for antique and collectible glass.

Jewelry Price Guides Online - Online Jewelry Price Guides
Online price guides to help you value your antique and vintage jewelry including costume and Bakelite.

Antique Lamp Price Guides - Price Guides for Antique Lamps
Antique Lamp Price Guides - Price Guides for Antique Lamps

Porcelain and Pottery Price Guides
Wondering how much it's worth? Check out these links to help you value your antique and collectible porcelain and pottery pieces?

Antique Silver and Silver Plate Value Price Guide - Values and Prices for Antique Silver and Silver Plate
Online guides to help you identify and value antique silver and silver plated wares.

Bakelite and Other Plastics in Jewelry
These highly sought collectibles were once dime store purchases. But not any more. The price of Bakelite and other plastics in the jewelry arena continues to rise. Learn more about it.

Gemstone and Pearl Jewelry
From captivating, colorful gemstones to alluring pearls you'll find lots of interesting features with an emphasis on antiques and collectibles here.

Holiday Collectibles Price Guides
Want to know how much it's worth? Take a look at these links to help you value your favorite holiday collectibles?

Interesting Spots to Shop for Antiques
Check out these great links for lots of great online shopping opportunities in the antiques arena.

Musical Instrument Price Guides
Want to know how much it's worth? Check these links to price guides for antique and collectible musical instruments.

Paper Collectibles
Shopping for your favorites in ephemera is easy with these resource links.

Phonographs and Radios Price Guides
Want to know how much it's worth? Check out these price guides for old phonographs and vintage radios.

Antique Furniture Elements - Identifying and Dating Using Antique Furniture Elements
Illustrated examples to help you identify and date antique furniture using elements used in construction

Period Furniture - Learning About and Identifying Period Furniture
These research resources will help you learn about and identify period antique furniture pieces.

History and Identification of Antique and Collectible Jewelry
Learn about the history of jewelry and discover useful tools to help you identify what your antique and collectible jewelry is made of. You'll find an illustrated jewelry dictionary here as well.

Online Price Guides
Search these online price guides to help in valuing your glass, porcelain, books, dolls, radios, phonographs and just about everything antique or collectible.

Pre-1850 Jewelry
From cameos to

Silver Jewelry
Silver jewelry has been popular for centuries, and couldn't be any more desirable today. Learn about all types of silver adornments with these handy links and resources.

Choosing an Appraiser and Other Antiques Valuation Tips
Helpful hints on what to look for in an appraisal, the condition of antiques and other information on appraisals and appraising.

Learning About Vintage Costume Jewelry
With each passing year, the fabulously fake rhinestone jewelry of yesterday gains momentum as a collecting category. Learn more about these interesting collectibles.

Antique and Collectible Watches
Information on antique and collectible watches, including Rolex, Waltham, and believe it or not, Swatch.

Antique Furniture Foot Styles - Identifying Antique Furniture Foot Styles
This research resource will help you identify antique furniture foot styles with illustrated examples.

Jewelry Price Guides - Prices and Values for Antique and Vintage Jewelry
A list of price guides to help you value your treasures ranging from vintage silver and costume jewelry to fine antique pieces.

Resources for Appraisers
Online sources for prices realized, auction catalogs and more.

Learning About Art Glass
The beauty of art glass shines through with resources researched by your About.com antiques guide.

Learning About Carnival Glass
Find out more about the lustrous glassware with a fun name.

Learning About Cranberry Glass
Learn about the history and elegance of beautiful cranberry colored glass.

Learning About Cut Glass
Resources for learning about the sparkling beauty of cut glass, both European and American.

Online Appraisal Services for Antiques & Collectibles
Appraisal services offered through specialized sites and reputable auction houses.

Antique Desk Styles - Examples to Identify Antique Desk Styles
A research resource to featuring illustrated examples to help you identify antique desk styles

Antique Chest, Cupboards & Shelves - Identifying Antique Chests, Cupboards & Shelves
This research resource will help you identify and date antique chests and hutches in various styles

Hair & Head Jewelry Ornaments - Antique Jewelry and Ornaments for the Hair or Head
A variety of antique jewelry items mean to be worn on the head or in the hair with photo examples.

Antique Necklace Styles - Learn About Antique & Vintage Necklace Styles
These illustrated articles will have you up to date on varied antique necklace styles in no time.

Learning About Depression Glass
Get the information you need on depression era glassware with a variety of informative links.

Learning About Elegant Glass
Resources for information on elegant glass including Cambridge, Fostoria, Heisey and other manufacturers of high quality glassware.

Glassware of the '40s, '50s & '60s
Resources for learning more about collectible glassware produced after the depression era during the '40s, '50s & '60s.

Vaseline, Goofus, Crackle and More
Vaseline, Crackle, Goofus, Opalescent and more, learn about them all with resources researched by your guide.

Things Made of Glass
More information on reamers, spooners, bottles, paperweights, flower frogs, insulators and other items made of glass.

Pattern Identification Guides for Antiques & Collectibles
Use these pattern identification guides to help you identify your antique and collectible glassware, china and more.

Reproductions
Your online resource for information on antique and collectible reproductions, fakes and fantasy items

Asian Antiques & Furniture - Examples of Asian Antiques & Furniture
A research resource to help you identify Asian antiques and furniture.

Men's Jewelry and Accessories - Examples of Vintage and Antique Men's Jewelry and Accessories
Men's Antique Jewelry and Accessories - Examples of Vintage and Antique Men's Jewelry and Accessories

Marks & Signatures on Antiques and Collectibles - Marks & Signatures on Antiques and Collectibles
An ever-growing list of online resources for researching maker's marks and signatures on antiques and collectibles.

Resources for Researching Antiques and Collectibles Patents - Useful Resources for Researching Antiques and Collectibles Patents
Resources for researching patents issued through the U.S. Patent office. Useful in determining the age and manufacturer of antiques, especially when a maker's mark is not present but a patent number is available.

Publications
Antiques & collecting publications to learn more about your interests or the field in general

Regional Antiquing
Shops, museums and travel information across the United States and Canada for antique collectors on the road

Shopping for Antiques Online
There are lots of great places to shop for antiques online. Take a look at these links to get some ideas for where you can pick up a few things for your collections.

Antiques Buying Advice - Antiques Buying Advice
Learning more about what to look for when you're buying antiques, and read a few incredible stories about the antiques buys of others.

Antique Furniture Styles - Illustration and Definition of Antique Furniture Styles
A research resource to help you identify antique furniture styles through illustrated examples and definitions.

Antique Table Styles - Identifying Antique Table Styles
This research resource will help you identify your antique table styles.

Mid-Century Modern Furniture - Celebrated Mid-Century Modern Furniture Designs
This research resource offers insight into some of the most celebrated names in Mid-Century Modern furniture design.

Ceramics and Porcelain Antiques Information - Ceramics and Porcelain Antiques Information
Resources for useful information when researching a variety of ceramic collectibles and porcelain antiques

Antique Furniture Leg Styles - Leg Styles Found on Antique Furniture
This research resource will help you identify antique furniture leg styles with illustrated examples.

Antique Furniture Price Guides - Antique Furniture Price & Value Guides
A number of illustrated guides to help you identify and value your antique furniture,

Furniture Term Soundalikes - Furniture Terms that Sound Alike but Have Different Meanings
A series of fun furniture features that highlight terms that sound alike but have different meanings.

Book Reviews on Antiques and Collectibles
Getting started can be a whole lot easier with the right reference guides to spur you along. From decorating to deco, take a look at these book reviews from your About.com antiques guide.

Fine Art - Caring for Oil Paintings and Other Works of Art
Ever wonder how to clean or repair a work of art? Very carefully. Look to these links for more instruction.

Repairing and Caring for Antique Furniture
Repairing and caring for antique furniture remains a popular topic. Learn more about refinishing, caring for marble tops and more with these great resources.

Caring for Books and Paper Collectibles
Learning to care for books and paper presents a unique challenge. Find out more about preserving these delicate collectibles.

Crafty Ideas for Antiques and Collectibles
Check out these great ideas for transforming antiques and collectibles into decorative treasures to use in your home.

Caring for Decorative Antique Accessories
Look to these resources for care and repair suggestions relating to all your favorite decorative antiques and collectibles, including clocks, lamps and more.

Care and Repair of Antiques and Collectibles
Resources for care and repair of antiques and collectibles in general, including restoration supplies.

Antique and Collectible Gassware Care - Care for Antique and Collectible Glassware
Learning to properly care for antique and collectible glassware will extend its life.

Pottery and Porcelain Care and Repair
Learn how to clean, care for and repair ceramics, pottery and porcelain through these great resources researched by your About.com antiques guide.

Caring for Old Quilts and Textiles
Old fabrics require special cleaning, care and storage to keep them in top shape. Check out these great resources to learn more.

Silver and Silverplate Care and Repair
Proper care and storage of silver and silverplate can keep your beautiful serving pieces looking good as new for years to come. Learn more here.

Care for and Repairing Antiques - Care for and Repairing Antiques
Hints, tips, tricks and resources for cleaning, repairing and restoring a variety of antiques and collectibles.

Vintage Fashion, Clothing and Accessories - Vintage Fashion, Clothing and Accessories
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Researching Antiques Marks, Signatures, Reproductions - Researching Antiques Marks, Signatures, Reproductions and More
Sometimes it's a piece you've inherited, other times it's a

Resources for Beginning Antiques Collectors - Resources for Beginning Antiques Collectors
Just getting started as an antiquer? You've come to the right place for book reviews, articles and helpful links to get you up to speed in no time.

Selling Antiques on eBay and Other Venues - Selling Antiques on eBay and Other Venues
From the beginning antiquer to the seasoned seller, everyone can use a few marketing tips and tricks. Take a look at these articles and links to get you going in the antiques business.

Vintage Style Accessories for the Home
Sometimes it's not possible to find window shades, lamp shades and hardware to give your home vintage style. Checking out these resources will get you going.

Decorating Tips and Ideas for Antiques
We can all use a few ideas on how to make our homes more cozy and inviting. These particular suggestions take antiques and collections into consideration.

Antique Furniture Periods, Styles, Useful Terms and More - Antique Furniture Periods, Styles, Useful Terms and More
Learn about antique furniture including periods and styles with informative articles and useful links.

Buying Antiques and Shopping Advice - Buying Antiques and Shopping Advice
Find out how to buy and trade for all types of antiques and collectibles with informative links compiled by your antiques guide. Don't miss the shopping resources!

Ceramics, Pottery and Porcelain Antiques Information - Ceramics, Pottery and Porcelain Antiques Information
Resources for useful information when researching a variety of ceramics, pottery and porcelain antiques and collectibles.

Antique and Collectible Glassware - Antique and Collectible Glassware
Your online resource for glassware resources, from depression glass to art glass, researched by your antiques guide.

Learning About Antique Silver and Silverplate - Learning About Antique Silver and Silverplate
From the Colonial era onward, learn about unique and lovely silver items including researching maker's marks.

Valuing Antiques and Collectibles with Price Guides, Appraisals and Advice - Valuing Antiques with Price Guides, Appraisals and Advice
Determining the value of antiques and collectibles through online resources can be accomplished with ease using this extensive list of online price guides and appraisal services. Find out what it's worth here.

Roseville Yellow Peony Teapot Set - Identification and Value Price Guide for Roseville Yellow Peony Tea Set with creamer & sugar bowl
Roseville Yellow Peony Tea Set - Roseville Yellow Peony Teapot with Creamer & Sugar Bowl Set Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide. Page 27.

Roseville White Rose Teapot Set - Identification and Value Price Guide for Roseville White Rose Tea Set with creamer and sugar bowl
Roseville White Rose Tea Set - Roseville Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide. Page 26.

Roseville Brown Zephyr Lily Tea Set - Identification and Value Price Guide for Roseville Brown Zephyr Lily Teapot Set with Sugar Bowl & Creamer
Roseville Brown Zephyr Lily Tea Set - Roseville Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide. Page 25.

Roseville Ixia Vase Identification and Value Price Guide - Identification and Value Price Guide for Roseville Pottery Ixia Vase
Roseville Ixia Vase - Roseville Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide. Page 33.

Roseville Vase with Stylized Grapes Identification & Value Price Guide - Identification & Value Price Guide for Roseville Vase with Stylized Grapes
Roseville Vase with Stylized Grapes - Roseville Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide. Page 39.

Roseville Pottery Clematis Vase Identification and Value Price Guide - Identification and Value Price Guide for Roseville Pottery Clematis Vase
Roseville Clematis Vase - Roseville Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide. Page 35.

Roseville Freesia Basket Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide - Identification and Value Price Guide for Roseville Freesia Basket Pottery
Roseville Freesia Basket - Roseville Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide. Page 32.

Roseville Foxglove Vase Identification and Value Price Guide - Identification and Value Price Guide for Roseville Foxglove Vase
Roseville Foxglove Vase - Roseville Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide. Page 29.

Roseville Pottery Foxglove Vase Identification and Value Price Guide - Identification and Value Price Guide for Roseville Pottery Foxglove Vase
Foxglove Vase - Roseville Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide for Foxglove Vase. Page 38.

Roseville Pottery Value & Price Guide - Identification, Values and Prices for Roseville Pottery
Peruse this gallery of past auction sales to identify and value your Roseville Pottery.

Roseville Pottery Value & Price Guide - Identification, Values and Prices for Roseville Pottery
Peruse this gallery of past auction sales to identify and value your Roseville Pottery.

Roseville Rozane Daffodil Vase - Identification and Value Price Guide for Roseville Rozane Daffodil Vase
Roseville Rozane Daffodil Vase - Roseville Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide. Page 34.

Roseville Zephyr Lily Candlestick Identification and Value Price Guide - Identification and Value Price Guide for Roseville Zephyr Lily Candlestick
Roseville Zephyr Lily Candlestick - Roseville Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide. Page 31.

Roseville Apple Blossom Basket Identification and Value Price Guide - Identification and Value Price Guide for Roseville Apple Blossom Basket
Roseville Apple Blossom Basket - Roseville Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide. Page 30.

Roseville Sunflower Vase Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide - Identification and Value Price Guide for Roseville Sunflower Vase Pottery
Roseville Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide. Page 36.

Roseville Rozane Berry Vase Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide - Identification and Value Price Guide for Roseville Rozane Berry Vase
Rozane Berry Vase - Roseville Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide. Page 37.

Roseville Bushberry Wall Pocket Identification and Value Price Guide - Identification and Value Price Guide for Roseville Brushberry Wall Pocket
Roseville Bushberry Wall Pocket - Roseville Pottery Identification and Value Price Guide. Page 28.

Learn to Date Your Advertising Tins
Many people pick up advertising tins as decorative accessories. They look fantastic in country kitchens and vintage powder rooms just because they like the look

There's No Use Crying Over Broken China
The possibility of breaking a piece of antique china can be a very scary proposition. Whether it's through use, cleaning, storage or moving, accidents can

Collecting Heavy Metal - Griswold Cast Iron
Lots of people visit the antiques site looking for information on Griswold cast iron, and it's really no wonder considering that some of these pieces can be

More Record-Breaking Auctions from 2013
Bonham's just announced some of their record-breaking auctions for 2013. The top of the heap for the London-based auction house? The Maltese Falcon statuette of

Learning About Varied Antiques and Collectibles
Learning more about the history of the objects we own makes a collection all the more interesting. From Books and Furniture to Glassware and Jewelry, these categories will help you find out more about all the things you collect or inspire to collect.

The Sad Story Behind Dionne Quintuplets Collectibles
Most people think happy thoughts when they see the sweet faces of the Dionne Quintuplets, including collectors who love these items. They're as cute as can be.

Upcoming Exhibit to Highlight the Costumes of Downton Abbey
If you're a fan of the PBS hit series Downtown Abbey, and you're lucky enough to be in the vicinity of Wintherthur Museum and Gardens in Wilmington, Del. area

Celebrity Memorabilia Finishes Strong at Auction
RR Auction in Amherst, N.H. recently sold several notable celebrity-related items including this Marilyn Monroe photo for some very generous sums. Curious about

Tools
Resources for information on antique tools including farm implements and useful household items

Toys
A wealth of information pertaining to antique and collectible toys

Quilts, Linens & Textiles - Learning About Antique Quilts, Vintage Textiles and Old Linens
Quilts, Linens & Textiles - Learning About Antique Quilts, Vintage Textiles and Old Linens

Advertising Memorabilia
The clever signs, ads and logos that have sold products for more than a century

Ethnic Antiques
Information on antiques and decorative accessories from around the globe including the Orient, Europe and black Americana.

Learning About Books and Paper as Collectibles
Antique book and paper resources complied by your about.com antiques guide.

Antique Decorative Accessories
Clocks, lamps, carpets, and more. You'll find lots of information on these great decorative antique accessories here.

Learning About Fine Art and Antiques
Take a look at the high-end world of antiques and fine art including bronzes, sculpture, furniture and paintings through some truly inspiring aritcles and useful links.

Holiday Memorabilia
A collection of resources relating to holidays including Christmas, Halloween, Valentine's Day and others.

Medical and Scientific Antiques
A look back in time at early medical devices, including quack remedies, and other old scientific instruments of interest to collectors.

Miscellaneous Antiques
Antiques & collecting informational resources,

Photographs
Focus on identifying your antique photographic images with resources compiled by your antiques guide.

Sporting Antiques and Collectibles
A varied list of resources on antique and collectible euqipment used for fishing, baseball and other sports.

Antiques Show Calendar for February
Antique shows can be a great place to not only shop, but learn about antiques and, in some cases, support local charities, museums, and historical societies. If

Don't Toss Those Cheap Plastic Halloween Toys
It's no secret that everything Halloween is collectible when it comes to items from the 1960s on back, and some of them can be worth a ton of money now. But

Snowy White Milk Glass: Westmoreland's Paneled Grape
Whether you're snowed in or just dreaming of a white Christmas, Westmoreland's vintage milk glass can easily bring to mind a wintery landscape. Paneled Grape is

Five Good Reasons to Attend an Antique Show
Antique Trader reported that The Pier Antique Show, known by most in the biz as The Pier Show, held in New York set a record for attendance at their last show

Rita Hayworth Signed Photograph - Value and Price Guide for Celebrity Memorabilia Rita Hayworth Signed Photograph
Rita Hayworth Signed Photograph - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 10.

Marilyn Monroe Chair - Value and Price Guide for Celebrity Memorabilia Marilyn Monroe Chair Used in Final Photo Shoot
Marilyn Monroe Chair Used in Final Photo Shoot - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 8.

Cher Victorian Cross Pendant Necklace - Value and Price Guide for Celebrity Memorabilia Cher Victorian Cross Pendant Necklace
Cher Victorian Cross Pendant Necklace - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 7.

Celebrity & Hollywood Memorabilia Price Guide Ann Miller Bracelets - Value & Price Guide Celebrity & Hollywood Memorabilia Ann Miller Bracelets
Ann Miller Cuff Bracelets - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artist. Page 24.

Celebrity Memorabilia Price & Value Guide Ann Miller Schiaparelli Coat - Value and Price Guide for Celebrity Memorabilia Ann Miller Schiaparelli Coat
Ann Miller Schiaparelli Coat - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 26.

Celebrity Memorabilia Price & Value Guide Bob Hope Millionaire Golf Balls - Value and Price Guide for Celebrity Memorabilia Bob Hope Gold Golf Balls
Bob Hope Millionaire Golf Balls - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 15.

Celebrity Memorabilia Price & Value Guide Cher Victorian Dressing Table - Value Price Guide for Celebrity Memorabilia Cher Victorian Dressing Table
Cher Dressing Table - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 19.

Celebrity Memorabilia Prices Edith Head Costume Sketches Gardner, Taylor - Prices Celebrity Memorabilia Edith Head Costume Sketches Gardner, Taylor
Edith Head Costume Sketches for Ava Gardner and Elizabeth Taylor - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 16.

Celebrity Memorabilia Price & Value Guide Elvis Presley Autographed Photo - Value and Price Guide for Celebrity Memorabilia Elvis Autographed Photo
Elvis Presley Autographed Photograph - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 22.

Celebrity Memorabilia Price Guide Elvis Presley Autographed Photograph - Price Guide for Celebrity Memorabilia Elvis Presley Autographed Photograph
Elvis Presley Autographed Photograph - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 23.

Celebrity Memorabilia Price Value Guide Elvis Doctor Bag Pill Bottles - Price Guide for Celebrity Memorabilia Elvis Doctor Bag Pill Bottles
Elvis Doctor Bag and Pill Bottles - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 21.

Celebrity Memorabilia Price & Value Guide Elvis Presley Concert Shirt - Value and Price Guide for Celebrity Memorabilia Elvis Presley Concert Shirt
Elvis Presley Concert Shirt - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 14.

Celebrity Memorabilia Price Value Guide Marilyn Monroe Blouse & Skirt - Value and Price Guide for Celebrity Memorabilia Marilyn Monroe Blouse & Skirt
Marilyn Monroe Blouse & Skirt - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 25.

Celebrity Memorabilia Price & Value Guide Marilyn Monroe White Cocktail Dress - Price Guide Celebrity Memorabilia Marilyn Monroe White Cocktail Dress
Marilyn Monroe White Cocktail Dress - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 18.

Celebrity Memorabilia Price Guide Marilyn Monroe Erno Laszlo Cosmetics - Price Guide for Celebrity Memorabilia Marilyn Monroe Erno Laszlo Cosmetics
Marilyn Monroe Erno Laszlo Cosmetics - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 12.

Celebrity Memorabilia Price & Value Guide Marilyn Monroe White Fur Stole - Price Guide for Celebrity Memorabilia Marilyn Monroe White Fur Stole
Marilyn Monroe White Fur Stole - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 11.

Marilyn Monroe Hat & Roy Schatt Photograph - Value and Price Guide for Celebrity Memorabilia Marilyn Monroe Hat & Roy Schatt Photograph
Marilyn Monroe Black Velvet Hat & Roy Schatt Photograph - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 17.

Celebrity and Hollywood Memorabilia Price & Value Guide - Value and Price Guide for Celebrity and Hollywood Memorabilia
A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 13.

Celebrity Memorabilia Price & Value Guide Ozzy Osbourne Porcelain Dresser Set - Price Guide Celebrity Memorabilia Ozzy Osborne Porcelain Dresser Set
Ozzy Osbourne Porcelain Dresser Set - A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including Hollywood stars and legendary recording artists. Page 20.

Celebrity and Hollywood Memorabilia & Collectibles Price & Value Guide
A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists like Marilyn Monroe, John Wayne, and Elvis Presley.

Celebrity and Hollywood Memorabilia & Collectibles Price & Value Guide
A value guide for celebrity memorabilia and collectibles including hollywood stars and legendary recording artists like Marilyn Monroe, John Wayne, and Elvis Presley.

Ladder-Back or Slat-Back Shaker Chair Chair Antique Furniture Example - How to Identify a Slat-Back Ladder-Back Shaker Chair Antique Furniture Example
Get a ladder up on recognizing antique chairs by learning what a ladder-back chair is. This glossary-style article describes and depicts the ladder-back chair, or slat-back chair. A mainstay of country furniture, the ladder-back chair has been around for centuries. The slat- or ladder-back chair was favored by Shaker craftsmen.

Identifying Furniture Made by Mid-Century Master Paul Evans
As values for his artistic designs go higher and higher, more people than ever are looking for the work of craftsman Paul Evans. Learn how to identify his