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Objects from Tiffany's Laurelton Hall - Most of the Salvaged Objects from Louis Comfort Tiffany's Laurelton Hall Home Now Reside at the Morse Museum of American Art
While Louis Comfort Tiffany's home burned in 1957, you can still view some of the objects salvaged from the remains through this pictorial walk through the Morse Museum of American Art.

Objects from Tiffany's Laurelton Hall - Most of the Salvaged Objects from Louis Comfort Tiffany's Laurelton Hall Home Now Reside at the Morse Museum of American Art
While Louis Comfort Tiffany's home burned in 1957, you can still view some of the objects salvaged from the remains through this pictorial walk through the Morse Museum of American Art.

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.

Guide to Prices, Values, and Identification of Rookwood Pottery - Rookwood Pottery Prices, Values and Identification Guide
Rookwood Pottery Prices, Values and Identification Guide

Guide to Prices, Values, and Identification of Rookwood Pottery - Rookwood Pottery Prices, Values and Identification Guide
Rookwood Pottery Prices, Values and Identification Guide

Antiques and Memorabilia Collection of Barbra Streisand Up for Auction - Up for Auction: Antiques and Memorabilia Collection of Barbra Streisand
Antiques and Memorabilia Collection of Barbra Streisand Up for Auction October 17-18, 2009 - Proceeds to Benefit The Streisand Foundation

Antiques and Memorabilia Collection of Barbra Streisand Up for Auction - Up for Auction: Antiques and Memorabilia Collection of Barbra Streisand
Antiques and Memorabilia Collection of Barbra Streisand Up for Auction October 17-18, 2009 - Proceeds to Benefit The Streisand Foundation

Marks or Ciphers Used by Various Artists Who Decorated Rookwood Pottery
Rookwood Pottery Artists Signatures - Marks Used by Various Artists Who Decorated on Rookwood Pottery

Weller Pottery Price Guide - Price, Value and Identify Wares Made by Weller Pottery Company
Discover the beauty of Weller Pottery while valuing and identifying the company's varied wares.

George Ohr Pottery Price and Value Guide - Online Price, Value and Identification Guide for George Ohr Pottery
A guide to help you identify and value pottery crafted by George Ohr.

Weller Pottery Price Guide - Price, Value and Identify Wares Made by Weller Pottery Company
Discover the beauty of Weller Pottery while valuing and identifying the company's varied wares.

Marks or Ciphers Used by Various Artists Who Decorated Rookwood Pottery
Rookwood Pottery Artists Signatures - Marks Used by Various Artists Who Decorated on Rookwood 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 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.

It's a Wonderful Life Photo Gallery of Movie Collectibles and Memorabilia
For Richard Goodson

It's a Wonderful Life Photo Gallery of Movie Collectibles and Memorabilia
For Richard Goodson

Christmas Collectibles Price and Value Guide - Values and Prices for Christmas Collectibles
Christmas Collectibles Price and Value Guide

Easter Collectibles Price Guide - A Guide to Help Value And Price Antiques and Collectibles Related to Easter
Wondering how much your old Easter collectibles are worth? Take a look at this price guide to get an idea.

Victorian Antique Furniture Price and Value Guide
A guide to help you identify and value your antique Victorian furniture.

Antique Occupational Shaving Mugs Price and Value Guide - Values and Prices Guide for Antique Occupational Shaving Mugs
Antique Occupational Shaving Mugs Price and Value Guide

Tiffany's Original Laurelton Hall - Archival Photo of the Original Dining Room at Louis Comfort Tiffany's Laurelton Hall Estate Now Recreated at the Morse Museum of American Art
This original archival photo depicts the dining room at Louis Comfort Tiffany's Larelton Hall mansion before most of the contents were auctioned in 1946. Page 8.

Tiffany's Laurelton Hall Window Panel - Transom Window Panel Salvaged Objects from Louis Comfort Tiffany's Laurelton Hall Home Now Residing at the Morse Museum of American Art
This stained glass panel made by Tiffany Studios is one salvaged from the ruins of Laurelton Hall's dining room. It now resides in a recreation of Louis Comfort Tiffany's dining room at the Morse Museum of American Art. Page 9.

Tiffany's Laurelton Hall Living Room - Objects Salvaged from Louis Comfort Tiffany's Laurelton Hall Living Room Now Reside at the Morse Museum of American Art
Objects once used in Louis Comfort Tiffany's living room now reside at the Morse Museum of American Art. Page 10.

What Is Foxing?
A condition affecting old books and prints consisting of brown spotting caused by exposure to excessive humidity, extreme temperatures, and/or aging inks.

Bidding on eBay Private Auction Listings
All auctions on eBay are now private, meaning the bidder's ID is hidden. So is this good or bad, and what can go wrong with private auctions?

Secrets for Bargain Antiques Shopping
Secrets for Bargain Antiques Shopping

Researching Miriam Haskell Vintage Costume Jewelry
This list provides some of the best places online to research vintage costume jewelry manufactured by the Miriam Haskell company.

McClelland Barclay - Famous American Illustrator’s Work Beyond Paintings, Posters and Prints
McClelland Barclay is know for his work as an illustrator, but it goes far beyond oil and canvas or paper and pencil.

Hopelessly Devoted to 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.

Collecting Glass Candy Containers, 1900s-1940s
Glass candy containers made from the early 1900s through the 1940s doubled as toys for children. See an example of these collectibles and learn more about how much they are worth.

Amphora Pottery Antiques From Turn-Teplitz, Bohemia
Background with illustrations on Amphora art pottery made in Bohemia around the turn of the 20th century.

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

Preserving Antique Quilts - Ways to Store and Clean
If you have an antique quilt you'd love to use and enjoy but want to make sure it lasts for years to come, take a look at this helpful feature for ideas to help preserve your vintage textiles.

The Wooton Desk - Style, History and Significance
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.

Identifying Stones in Costume Jewelry - Learn to identify margarita, rivoli, saphiret, and more with these illustrated examples.
Learn to identify stones such as

Review of Kovels' Buyers' Guide to Costume Jewelry Part One and Part Two
Wondering whether or not Kovels' Buyers' Guide to Costume Jewelry might help you learn more on this popular topic? Find out more about both Part One and Part Two of these guides here.

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

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.

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.

American Restoration's Rick Dale Talks About His Craft
Find out what Rick Dale has to say about his background, what motivates him, and what he'd restore if the sky were the limit.

Rick Dale: From His First Restorations to Today on "American Restoration"
Find out how Rick Dale got started and why he keeps on doing what he's doing on his television show

Does the Value of Items Being Restored by Rick Dale Have an Impact on His Restorations?
Many times it's best to leave an antique or collectible in original condition, but Rick Dale sees his business differently since he's often working for clients who have emotional attachments and unique demands.

Can Rick Dale Really Calculate the Cost of a Restoration in his Head Like He Does on "American Restoration?"
It's amazing how Rick Dale calculates all those pricey restorations on

Does Rick Dale Encourage Do It Yourself Restorations?
Have you ever wondered what kind of advice Rick Dale would give someone contemplating a do it yourself project? Find out here.

What Would Rick Dale Restore if He Could Restore Anything?
Most people with great talent have big dreams, and Rick Dale is no exception. Find out more about his dream restoration here.

Collecting Vintage Handbags and Purses
Purses were used by both men and women in medieval times, but today collecting them is by and large a ladies proposition. Learn about a number of styles of highly collectible handbags and how much they're worth.

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.

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

Plugging in to Vintage Electric 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.

Collecting Miniature Perfumes: An Affordable Collection
Looking for an affordable, interesting collection? Consider miniature perfume bottles.

A Guide to Antique Necklace Style Names
A guide to different styles of antique necklaces - styles you're probably familiar with, but never knew the proper name of.

Parure Definition and Uses in Jewelry Making
Parure is a word used often by vintage costume jewelry collectors, but do you know what it means and how to pronounce it?

Mid-Century Modern 1950s Home Furnishings
Do you know the most sought-after names in Mid-Century Modern design, and what else people are collecting from that era?

What You Need To Know About Collecting Celluloid
Lots of antiques and collectibles were made of celluloid from toys to hair accessories, but there are some cautions to consider when adding these items to a collection.

Vintage and Antique Replacement Parts Resources
Need to find a replacement part for an antique restoration? Here's a list of resources to help you get started.

Profile and Brief Biography of an Early 1900s American Postcard Illustrator and Artist
The work of Samuel L. Schmucker yielded some of the most beautiful and collectible holiday greeting postcards available on the secondary antiques market today.

Telling the Difference Between Art Deco and Art Moderne
The term Art Deco is often applied to furniture from the 1920s through the 1940s. So is the term Art Moderne. This illustrated article unravels the difference between these two styles, describing how each originated, its key characteristics and influences, and its big designer names to look for.

Vintage Compacts Mirror the Past
Vintage powder compacts reflect a time in American life when powdering a nose wasn't just a necessity, it was an event.

Identifying Roseville Pottery Reproductions
Roseville Pottery reproductions are fairly commonplace nowadays, but it's easy for the new antiques dealer or novice collector to be fooled by them. Learn to identify Roseville reproductions, comparing old and new pieces.

Roseville Pottery Reproductions - Identifying Roseville Reproductions
Roseville Pottery reproductions are fairly commonplace nowadays, but it's easy for the new antiques dealer or novice collector to be fooled by them. Learn to identify Roseville reproductions comparing old and new pieces.

Roseville Pottery Reproductions - Identifying Roseville Reproductions
Roseville Pottery reproductions are fairly commonplace nowadays, but it's easy for the new antiques dealer or novice collector to be fooled by them. Learn to identify Roseville reproductions comparing old and new pieces.

Roseville Pottery Reproductions - Identifying Roseville Reproductions
Roseville Pottery reproductions are fairly commonplace nowadays, but it's easy for the new antiques dealer or novice collector to be fooled by them. Learn to identify Roseville reproductions comparing old and new pieces.

Roseville Pottery Reproductions - Identifying Roseville Reproductions
Roseville Pottery reproductions are fairly commonplace nowadays, but it's easy for the new antiques dealer or novice collector to be fooled by them. Learn to identify Roseville reproductions comparing old and new pieces.

Roseville Pottery Reproductions - Identifying Roseville Reproductions
Roseville Pottery reproductions are fairly commonplace nowadays, but it's easy for the new antiques dealer or novice collector to be fooled by them. Learn to identify Roseville reproductions comparing old and new pieces.

Roseville Pottery Reproductions - Identifying Roseville Reproductions
Roseville Pottery reproductions are fairly commonplace nowadays, but it's easy for the new antiques dealer or novice collector to be fooled by them. Learn to identify Roseville reproductions comparing old and new pieces.

Roseville Pottery Reproductions - Identifying Roseville Reproductions
Roseville Pottery reproductions are fairly commonplace nowadays, but it's easy for the new antiques dealer or novice collector to be fooled by them. Learn to identify Roseville reproductions comparing old and new pieces.

Roseville Pottery Reproductions - Identifying Roseville Reproductions
Roseville Pottery reproductions are fairly commonplace nowadays, but it's easy for the new antiques dealer or novice collector to be fooled by them. Learn to identify Roseville reproductions comparing old and new pieces.

How to Store Vintage Antique and Collectible Cards
Storing a vintage postcard collection properly will keep it in tip top shape. Find out how to do that here.

Collecting Rag Dolls - Raggedy, Yes. Worthless? No!
Raggedy Ann and friends make up a large share of the collectible market when it comes to cloth dolls but she's not the only kid on the block. Find out more about collectible rag dolls through this informative feature.

Old Kitchen Tools as Collectibles
Have some old kitchen tools and implements stuck away in a drawer? Those vintage and antique ice cream scoops, cookie cutters, and meat forks may be valuable collectibles worth some money.

What Is Crazing or Craze Lines and Cracks in Pottery?
What does crazing look like on an antique pottery or porcelain piece, and how does it occur? Take a look at this antiques glossary entry for more details.

Storing and Preserving Antique Photographs
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.

Collecting Vintage and Antique Dolls
Doll collecting can be a fun and rewarding hobby, but how do you know what to collect and what to avoid? Read on for a few clues.

Identifying Antique Wall Telephones - Photo Examples
Have an old telephone but don't know what the style is called? This pictorial guide can help you identify your antique wall phone.

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Marks Found on Durand Art Glass
Wondering what the different marks on Durand pieces mean, and when they were used? Find out here.

Learning About Reproductions Visiting Websites Selling New Antiques
Half the battle with reproductions is knowing what's out there. Visit these sites to learn about new

Record Breaking Auctions for Antiques & Collectibles in 2012 - Pancho Villa's Saddle, English Glass Decanters, Navajo Chief's Blanket, Marklin Toy Boat and a Rare Clock
It's not only the price but also the interesting provenance of these pieces that make them noteworthy record-breaking auctions of 2012.

Five Record-Breaking Auctions from 2013
These record-breaking auctions, ranging from a pristine autographed Beatles album to a rare Hermes Kelly handbag to a $33.7 million Persian carpet, made news in the antiques and collectibles community in 2013.

Tansu Know Your Antique Japanese Furniture - A Guide to Tansu Chests Antique Japanese Furniture
Any antiques-lover who believes in form following function can’t help but appreciate Japanese tansu. This article offers a guide to the many varieties of antique tansu, Japanese chests and cupboards. Eight of the most common types of tansu are described and illustrated in this article. Through captioned photos, this article provides a brief history and discussion of the features that are typical of different types of tansu, antique Japanese storage furniture.

Collecting on a Budget Five Great Things to Collect for Less Than $25 - Budget Collecting Five Great Things to Collect for Under $25
Bitten by the collecting bug but feeling a little thin in the wallet? No problem. For under $25 per piece you can amass an admirable collection!

Women in Antiques History - Notable Women in the History of Antiques & Collectibles
While these women may not be household names, they're definitely still impacting the collecting world. Learn more about these notable women in antiques history.

Antiques: Where Do You Find All This Stuff? - Where to Buy Collectibles and Other Old Stuff for Resale
At one time or another all antiques dealers get asked the question

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 9.

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 25.

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 27.

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 16.

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 20.

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 17.

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 23.

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 24.

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 22.

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 15.

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 26.

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 19.

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 13.

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 12.

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 18.

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 14.

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 21.

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 11.

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 8.

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.

Louis Comfort Tiffany - A Brief Introduction to the Life and Art This Tiffany & Co. Visionary
The life and work of the artistic genius Louis Comfort Tiffany is explored in this introductory article with links to more information on his works.

Wm. de Lillo - Vintage Costume Jewelry Marks & Signatures Gallery
Wm. de Lillo - Researching this vintage costume jewelry mark? Check this illustrated gallery for a photo of the mark and information on the designer or manufacturer. Page 24.

Vintage Costume Jewelry Manufacturer's Marks & Designer Signatures Gallery - A Gallery of Marks & Designer Signatures Used on Vintage Costume Jewelry
Researching a vintage costume jewelry mark? Check this illustrated gallery for a photo of the mark and information on the designer or manufacturer.

Hubley Cast Iron Zebra Bookends
Hubley Cast Iron Zebra Bookends Description and Value - Description and Value of Hubley Cast Iron Zebra Bookends

Hubley Elgin Street Sweeper Toy
Hubley Elgin Street Sweeper Cast Iron Toy Value and Description - Description and Value of Hubley Elgin Street Sweeper Cast Iron Toy

Hubley Cast Iron Doorstops
Hubley Cast Iron Fox Terrier Dog Doorstops Value and Description - Value and Description of Hubley Cast Iron Fox Terrier Dog Doorstop

Hubley Bathing Beauties Cast Iron Doorstop
Hubley Bathing Beauties (#250) cast iron doorstop value and description - Description and value of Hubley Bathing Beauties cast iron doorstop

Hubley Cast Iron Doorknockers
Hubley Woodpecker Cast Iron Doorknocker Description and Value - Description and Value for Hubley Woodpecker Cast Iron Doorknocker

Hubley Dolly Dimple Cast Iron Still Bank
Hubley Dolly Dimple Still Bank Description and Value - Description and Value for Hubley Dolly Dimple Still Bank

Hubley Cast Iron Mascot Baseball Still Bank
Hubley Cast Iron Mascot Baseball Still Bank Description and Value - Value and Description for Hubley Cast Iron Mascot Baseball Still Bank

Hubley Cast Iron Monkey Mechanical Bank
Hubley Cast Iron Monkey Mechanical Bank Description and Value - Description and Value of Hubley Cast Iron Monkey Mechanical Bank

Hubley Pheasant Cast Iron Paperweight
Hubley Pheasant Cast Iron Paperweight Description and Value - Description and Value of Hubley Pheasant Cast Iron Paperweight

Hubley Cast Iron Toys, Doorstops and Other Collectibles
Learning about Hubley Manufacturing Company Cast Iron Toys, Doorstops and Other Collectibles including Popeye Motorcycle - Cast Iron Toys Doorstops and Other Collectibles made by Hubley Manufacturing Company including Popeye Motorcycle

Collecting Vintage License Plates Guide
Old license plates as collectibles? You bet! Learn more about the value of vintage license plates and what's collectible here.

Five Unusual Items Brought in for Antique Appraisals
Ever wonder about some of them most unusual items brought in for appraisal on the Antiques Roadshow?

Brimfield Flea Finder App
Planning a trip to Brimfield? You'll appreciate this app that helps you plan your trip and get around with ease.

Blue Antique Glass - What Gives Blue Antique Glass It's Beautiful Hue?
Ever wonder what gave blue glass, antique glass in particular, its lovely hue? Find out more about how blue glass is colored here.

Antique Glass Colors - What Gave It Those Beautiful Hues?
Various chemicals mixed with molten glass before it was molded or blown gave antique and collectible glass it's gorgeous colors. See which chemicals were added to each glass batch to provide those unique hues.

Amethyst Purple Antique Glass - What Gives Purple Antique Glass It's Beautiful Hue?
Ever wonder what gave purple or amethyst glass, antique glass in particular, its lovely hue? Find out more about how amethyst purple glass is colored here.

Green Antique Glass - What Gave Green Antique Glass It's Beautiful Hue?
If you've ever wondered what gives green glass, antique glass in particular, find out more about here.

Amber & Brown Antique Glass - What Gave Amber & Brown Antique Glass It's Beautiful Hue?
If you've ever wondered what gave amber or brown antique glassware its beautiful color, find out here.

Red & Cranberry Antique Glass - What Gave Red & Cranberry Antique Glass It's Beautiful Hue?
If you've ever wondered what gave red and cranberry glass, antique glass in particular, such a lovely color you can find out more about here.

A Guide to Collecting Lady Head Vases- Antiques
Collecting head vases is a popular pastime. Learn more about them here.

Crafting with Vintage Handkerchiefs
What can an inexpensive vintage handkerchief do for you? A lot with a few clever suggestions. Check out these crafty ideas!

Buying and Selling Antiques: Tips, Tricks and Resources
The topics of buying and selling antiques are demystified through tips, tricks, and resources that will help you make the most of your efforts.

What Does Patina Mean? - Definition
Patina is the green film formed naturally on copper or bronze antiques with exposure, or artificially with the use of acids.

Guide Picks - General Reference Guides
Guide Picks - Top General Guides on Antiques & Collectibles

Doulton Burslem England Crown Mark and Signatures on Antiques and Collectibles - Doulton Burslem England Crown Mark on Antiques and Collectibles
Doulton Burslem England Crown Mark - Pottery and Porcelain Marks - Antiques & Collectibles. Page 16.

L. Hutschenruether Porcelain Factory Marks and Signatures - L. Hutschenruether Porcelain Factory Marks and Signatures on Antiques and Collectibles
L. Hutschenruether Porcelain Factory - Pottery and Porcelain Marks - Antiques & Collectibles. Page 24.

Paul A. Straub & Co. Pasco Marks and Signatures on China and Porcelain - Paul A. Straub & Co. Pasco Marks and Signatures on China and Porcelain
Paul A. Straub & Co. Pasco - Pottery and Porcelain Marks - Antiques & Collectibles. Page 35.

Muncie Pottery Mark - Muncie Pottery Company Mark on Antique Pottery
Muncie Pottery Company mark including dates and company history. Page 31.

Johnson Bros England - English Chippendale Pattern Mark - Johnson Bros England
Johnson Bros England - English Chippendale Pattern Mark. Page 23.

Limoges France Arrow Laviolette Mark - Porcelain Mark Limoges France Arrow Laviolette on White Ware Blanks
Have you ever run across porcelain marked with Limoges France with an arrow between the words? Find out which company used this mark here. Page 26.

M.Z. Austria Mark - Maker's Mark M.Z. Austria
M.Z. Austria Mark. Antiques. Page 33.

McCoy U.S.A. Mark - Maker's Mark McCoy U.S.A.
McCoy U.S.A. Mark. Antiques. Page 29.

Metlox Pottery Made in California Mark - Maker's Mark Metlox Pottery Made in California Mark
Metlox Pottery Made in California Mark. Page 30.

R.S. Prussia Red Mark on Porcelain
What does an authentic R.S. Prussia mark look like? Find out here. Page 45.

Rosenthal Germany Mark - Maker's Mark Rosenthal Germany
Rosenthal Germany Mark. Antiques. Page 36.

Roseville Reproductions Mark - Maker's Mark Roseville Reproductions
Roseville Reproduction Mark. Antiques. Page 40.

Roseville Pottery Mark - Maker's Mark Roseville Pottery
Roseville Mark - Genuine Roseville Mark. Page 39.

Royal China Co. - Pottery and Porcelain Marks - Royal China Co.
Pottery and Porcelain Marks - Royal China Co. Page 42.

Royal Winton Welbeck 1995 Mark - Maker's Mark Royal Winton Welbeck 1995
Royal Winton Welbeck 1995 Mark. Antiques. Page 46.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks Worcester Royal Porcelain Co. - Pottery and Porcelain Marks Royal Worcester Porcelain Co.
Pottery and Porcelain Marks - Worcester Royal Porcelain Co. Page 54.

Sitzendorf Porcelain Manufactory Mark - S with Crown
Which company used the S with crown mark on porcelain? Find out more about it here. Page 47.

T&V Limoges France Mark - T.V. aka T & V Tressemann & Vogt
Wondering about the mark T&V Limoges France? Find out which company used it here. Page 48.

Universal Potteries Mark - Maker's Mark Universal Potteries
Universal Potteries Mark. Antiques. Page 50.

Royal Bonn Porcelain Marks and Signatures on Antiques and Collectibles - Royal Bonn Porcelain Marks and Signatures on Antiques and Collectibles
Royal Bonn - Pottery and Porcelain Marks - Antiques & Collectibles. Page 41.

Lord Nelson Pottery Marks and Signatures on Antiques and Collectibles - Pottery and Porcelain Marks on Antiques and Collectibles Lord Nelson
Lord Nelson - Example and Information on Pottery and Porcelain Marks Page 27.

Royal Doulton Porcelain Marks and Signatures on Antiques and Collectibles - Porcelain Marks and Signatures on Antiques and Collectibles Royal Doulton
Royal Doulton - Example of Pottery and Porcelain Marks on Antiques & Collectibles. Page 43.

Royal Doulton Old Balloon Seller Porcelain Marks on Collectibles - Porcelain Marks and Signatures on Collectibles Royal Doulton Old Balloon Seller
Royal Doulton Old Balloon Seller Porcelain Mark Example with Age. Page 44.

Vintage Shoes - If the Shoes Fit Collecting Antique and Collectible Shoes and Footwear
Can old shoes really be valuable collectibles? You bet! Learn more about what's collected and who collects them.

Shoes Through the Decades 1950s - Marquis footwear advertisement from Vogue in 1959
Learn about shoes through the decades with a Marquis footwear advertisement from Vogue in 1959. Page 4.

Shoe Styles Through the Decades 1930s - Vitality Shoe Advertisement from Ladies Home Journal in 1937
Learn about shoe styles through the decades with a Vitality Shoe Advertisement from Ladies Home Journal in 1937. Page 3.

Shoe Styles Through the Decades 1920s - Selby Shoe Advertisement from Ladies Home Journal in 1929
Learn about shoe styles through the decades with this Selby shoe advertisement from Ladies Home Journal in 1929. Page 2.

Shoes Through the Decades - Shoe Styles from the Victorian Era through the 1950s
Whether you're a true shoe collector, vintage clothing enthusiast, or into historical reenactment (for Halloween or otherwise!), you'll enjoy this parade of footwear styles as seen through old magazine advertisements.

Celebrity Collectibles Sell High at Auction - Marilyn Monroe, Frank Sinatra, Superman, Audrey Hepburn, Titanic, and More
Celebrity collectibles and memorabilia, including Marilyn Monroe's x-rays, sold for some incredible prices. See how much a pair of costume jewelry worn in Titanic, a Superman costume, Cher's farewell gown, and a gift from Frank Sinatra to Mia Farrow sold for at auction.

How to Conduct a Completed Item Search on eBay - Learn How to Do a Completed Item Search on eBay
Researching values for antiques and collectibles on eBay most often relies on doing a completed item search. You can learn how to accomplish this task quickly and efficiently.

Antiques & Collectibles Shows and Related Events & Exhibits Calendar for March
Antiques shows and related events taking place in March all around the country.

Antiques & Collectibles Shows, Flea Markets and Related Events & Exhibits Calendar for February
Antiques shows and related events taking place in February all around the country.

Do You Have a Collecting Obsession? How to Get a Grip on Out of Control Collections
It's easy to shift from being a collector to an accumulator, and there are some problems associated with this. Find out how to get a handle on your out of control collection.

What Do Celebrities Collect? - Celebrity Collectors and What They Amass
Do you have a collecting passion in common with one of your favorite celebrities? Find out what about resides in celebrity collections.

Exploring the Love for Macabre Baubles Known as Antique Mourning Jewelry
More than a hundred years ago, no well-dressed person would have considered mourning a loved one without a piece – or preferably several pieces – of special mourning jewelry.

Celebrate with Victorian Christmas Customs and Traditions
Many of the Christmas traditions followed today date back to the Victorian era. Find out how to celebrate a Victorian Christmas.

Buying Antiques in a Down Economy – Why You Should Buy Antiques in a Down Economy
Best Reasons to Buy Antiques and Collectibles in a Down Economy.

Great Antiques Malls - Ten Centers to Shop for Antiques and Collectibles
Even in a search-engine world, the thrill of a live-action chase remains paramount for antiques collectors. Here's a roundup of antiques centers around the country, many known only to locals. Some are quite upscale, others verge on the flea market-esque, all offer happy hunting for antiques and collectibles fans.

Classifying Antique Jewelry - How to Classify Antique Jewelry by Identifying Terms
Estate, period, antique, vintage: all terms referring to old jewelry, but do you know the difference? Learn the difference between estate, period, antique and vintage jewelry.

How to Store an Antique Quilt - Learning How to Store and Antique Quilt
Storing antique quilts properly can keep them crisp and usable for future generations. Learn more with this useful step-by-step guide.

Westmoreland's Paneled Grape Milk Glass
Is that white glassware Westmoreland's Paneled Grape milk glass? See examples and learn more about it here.

Make a Trip to Wolf E. Myrow
Make a Trip to Wolf E. Myrow - Rhode Island Warehouse Holds Jewelry Component Treasure Trove

Visions of Christmas Past - Santa Claus History and Collectibles
Visions of Christmas Past takes a look at the history of Santa Claus, St. Nicholas and even Kris Kringle, and some of the vintage collectibles that bear his image.

Antiques & Collectibles Shows, Flea Markets and Related Events & Exhibits Calendar for January
Antiques shows and related events taking place in January all around the country.

Antiques & Collectibles Shows and Related Events & Exhibits Calendar for October
Antiques shows and related events taking place in October all around the country.

Collecting with Children - A Little Collection Goes a Long Way Collecting with Children
Collecting with children can be an enjoyable hobby. There are some things to be cautious about, however. Read this informative article for more information.

Killer Stuff and Tons of Money: Seeking History and Hidden Gems in Flea-Market America - A Book Review Related to Antiques and Collectibles
Have you read

Kovels' Antiques & Collectibles Price Guide 2012 Book Review
Wondering if you should invest in a copy of

Review of Howard Leather Conditioner - How Well Does It Work on Antiques & Collectibles?
Ever heard of Howard Leather Conditioner? Take a look at our full review to find out whether it's worth the price.

Aurene by Steuben Glass Works - A Rival to Tiffany’s Favrile
Aurene by Steuben Glass Works was an alternative to Tiffany’s Favrile iridescent glass when it was first sold in the early 1900s. See an example here.

Steuben Bubbly Glass - Examples of a Popular Bubble Glassware Style Produced in the 1920s and ‘30s
If you have a piece that has small bubbles encased within the glass, there's a chance it could be Steuben's Bubbly pattern. See several examples here.

Amphora Designer Paul Dachsel - View Works and Learn More About The Craft of This Talented Turn Teplitz Austria Artist
View works by well known Amphora designer Paul Dachsel and learn more about his artistry.

Paul Dachsel's Designs for His Own Amphora Company
View one of Paul Dachsel's designs produced after he opened his own Amphora factory. Page 2.

This Art Nouveau Vase Was Designed by Amphora Master Paul Dachsel.
This vase designed by Amphora artist Paul Dachsel exhibits an Art Nouveau influence. Page 3.

Paul Dachsel's Amphora - The Mark Associated with His Workshop
See the mark associated with Paul Dachsel's Amphora business used from approximately 1906 through 1911. Page 4.

Pairpoint Puffy Lamps - The Value Lies in the Blown Glass Shades
Lamps made by Pairpoint with blown out shades can be quite valuable, but only if the shade is in excellent condition.

Pairpoint Puffy Lamps - Values of Select Lamps with Illustrations
Value can range widely for Pairpoint lamps, especially

Books by Charles Dickens Sell for More Than $70,000 - Rare Autographed Inscription and Letter Verify Provenance and Increase Value
See the inscription in Charles Dickens on hand that drastically increased the value of this set of leather-bound books.

What Does Rococo Mean in Relation to Antique Furniture?
Ever hear the term

Is It a Piano, Pianoforte or Maybe a Harpsichord? - What's the Difference in These Three Instruments That Look Very Much Alike
Do you know the difference between a piano, a pianoforte, and a harpsichord? This feature explains the similarities and differences of these antique musical instruments.

Meet Esky – The Esquire Magazine Man - A 1940s Advertising Mascot
If it weren't for collectors, Esky - the Esquire Magazine Man - would be all but forgotten today.

The Slant-Front Desk and How It Relates to the Fall- or Drop-Front Style in Antique Furniture
The slant-front desk is a popular, distinctive style originating in the 1700s and remaining popular for literally centuries.

Collecting Gold Dust Twins Black Americana Memorabilia
Have you ever wondered how much people are willing to pay for politically incorrect Gold Dust Twins advertising memorabilia? Get an idea here.

The Jack in the Pulpit Vase - A Antique Glass Style Originating Abroad and Named in the United States
While the founder of a very famous American glass studio is said to have named this type of vase, the style originated abroad.

The Value of Vintage Louis Vuitton Luggage
Vintage Louis Vuitton luggage, in addition to being classic, is also very valuable.

Peter Brubaker Folk Art Horses Worth More Than $20,000
What makes a folk art horse worth than $20,000? Perhaps it was made by Peter Brubaker.

Napier Book Reveals Jewelry Secrets and Busts Related Myths
Melinda Lewis received enough pre-orders to publish her book! The Napier Co. is a phenomenal asset to collectors of costume jewelry and others wanting to know more about Napier's jewelry.

Busting the Mamie Eisenhower Napier Bracelet Myth
For years collectors thought there were only two copies of the famed

Roseville Futura Pink and Gray Jukebox Vase - Learn About Colors, Glazes, and Embellishments Used on This Pottery
See an example of a

Marks on Roseville Futura Pieces
Did Roseville use traditional marks on its popular Futura line? Find out more here. Page 3.

Values for Roseville Futura Pieces - How Much is This Art Pottery Worth?
How much are Roseville Futura pieces worth? Find out more about valuing this type of art pottery. Page 4.

Weller Louwelsa Pottery - Popular Art Ceramics Made from 1896 through 1924
Learn more about Louwelsa pottery made by Weller from 1896 through the mid-1920s.

Vintage Plastic Halloween Toys - The Value of Cheap Orange and Black Halloween-themed Playthings
They many not look like much, but some old plastic Halloween toys can be worth a pretty penny.

Roseville Pottery Cremo Line - Rare Antique Example Sells for $8,400 at Auction
If you've never heard of Roseville's Creamo line, it's indeed cream of the crop when it comes to rare and valuable antique pottery.

Roseville Pottery Futura Line - See Examples and Learn More About This Modernist Favorite
Roseville's Futura line was originally marked with paper labels leaving most of them unmarked today. Learning to recognize these pieces can be quite profitable.

Art of the Buckle Book Review - Belt Accessories as Fashionable Collectibles
If you're a fan of Western style collectibles, this book on buckles is sure to be a hit.

Watermelon Vitrail II Medium - Learn to Recognize Watermelon Vitrail II Medium Rhinestones Used in Vintage Costume Jewelry
These rhinestones are widely referred to as

Shipping Antique Pottery & Porcelain - How to Securely Package and Ship Antique Pottery and Porcelain Antiques and Collectibles
There are some tricky points to consider when shipping fragile pottery and porcelain antiques, but this task can be tackled successfully if you know how to package items correctly.

Cat's Eye Opal Foiled Cabochon - Example of "cat's eye" opal foiled glass cabochon stones used in costume jewelry of the late 1950s & early '60s.
View an example of

Easter Egg Stippled Cabochon Stones - Example of Easter Egg stippled cabochon stones used in costume jewelry from the late 1950s & early '60s.
View an example of

Information on Theft of Rare and Valuable Antique Persian Rug Sought - Owners Offer Hefty Rewards for Stolen Silk Tabriz Carpet
Have you seen this stolen antique Persian rug? Information leading to the recovery could lead to a hefty reward.

Can You Get An Accurate Antiques Appraisal Online? - Submitting Photos and Descriptions to Get an Estimation of Value
Have you ever thought about using an online appraisal service to value antiques? Learn more about how to get the most for your money when you worth with an Web-based appraiser.

Shipping Paper Collectibles & Photographs - What You Need to Know About Packing Ephemera, or Paper Collectibles, and Photographs for Shipping
Packing ephemera and photographs for shipping can be accomplished safely and easily following these simple steps.

Collecting Mid-Century Handbags Made of Lucite, Bakelite and Other Plastics
Vintage goes full tilt when it comes to funky and fashionable mid-century handbags made of plastics.

Defining Art Deco Style - Answers to Questions About What It is and How to Identify It
So you see Art Deco this and that and wonder if those pieces really exhibit the appropriate style deserving of this moniker. Learn more about how to identify Deco here.

Recycling Antiques - Reuse, Repurpose and Recycle Like an Antiquer
While you may not think of antiques when you think of recycling, antiquers have been reusing, repurposing and recycling long before it was the hip and trendy thing to do.

What Gives an Old Antique or Collectible Cookbook or Recipe Leaflet Value?
Those old cookbooks and recipe leaflets grandma saved can be worth quite a bit. Find out what can make them valuable.

Maxfield Parrish - Iconic Artists Profile and Brief Biography for Collectors
You're probably familiar with at least one of the works by Maxfield Parrish, but did you know that he was even more popular in the early 1900s than he is today?

Collecting Thanksgiving Greeting Postcards - Affordable Collectible Cards
Have you ever wanted to start a vintage postcard collection and thought it was cost prohibitive? Think about Thanksgiving postcards as a reasonably priced alternative.

Should You Buy Damaged or Repaired Antiques and Collectibles?
There's one instance when buying damaged antiques or collectibles might be acceptable. Read more about why it's usually better to avoid them though.

Warman's Antiques & Collectibles 2014 - Is This the Right Price Guide Book for You?
Not all antiques reference books are created equally. Is Warman's Antiques & Collectibles 2014 the right one for you?

An Introduction to Collecting Newcomb College Pottery
Newcomb College Pottery ranks very high among art pottery collectors. Find out more about this legendary pottery's history, marks and how much these pieces are worth.

Who Was George E. Ohr? - Learning About the Pottery of the Mad Potter of Biloxi, Mississippi
Who was George E. Ohr? He dubbed himself

What is Tobacciana? - Antiques and Collectibles Related to Cigars, Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products
Ever wonder what the word

Quimper Faience Pottery History, Marks and Wares
Quimper actually refers to more than one company that produced similar faience wares. Learn more about the history and marks associated with these collectible pieces.

Steuben Glass Works - Identifying and Dating Frederick Carder's Highly Collectible Art Glass
Steuben is well known for producing high quality art glass in the early 1900s. Learn more about the company's beginning and how to identify and date these pieces.

Verre de Soie by Steuben Glass Works - White Silk Glass Sometimes Confused with Carnival by Novice Collectors
Verre de Soie by Steuben Glass Works can sometimes be confused with Carnival Glass by novice collectors. Find out how to identify Verre de Soie here.

Packaging Vintage and Antique Textiles and Clothing for Safe Shipping
Learn the best way to package antique clothing and vintage textiles to make sure they arrive to their shipping destination securely.

Who Was Eva Zeisel? - Learning About Mid-Century Modern Designer Eva Zeisel's Life and Collectible Dinnerware and Other Design Works of Art
Have you ever heard of modernist designer Eva Zeisel? Learn more about the remarkable woman whose claim to fame is highly collectible dinnerware.

What You Need to Know to Start an Occupational Shaving Mug Collection of Barber Shop Antiques
Collecting occupational shaving mugs can be an interesting and fun hobby. Learn more about these early 1900s antiques here.

Has Online Selling Replaced the Brick and Mortar Antiques Venue? - Internet Shopping Versus Traditional Antique Shops
Has browsing the Internet replaced traditional antiques shopping? Find both the short and long answers to this question here.

Downsizing and Selling a Collection - Steps for Collectors Growing Older or Anticipating a Move
Whether you're retiring or just moving your household, if you're a collector moving can be a daunting task. Take these steps to work ahead and make the move much easier when the time comes.

Developing an Eye for Quality Antiques - How to Develop an Eye for Quality to Buy Antiques at Bargain Prices
Developing an eye for quality antiques can help you net more valuable finds when you're out on the prowl for antiques.

Verdigris on Antiques - When It Comes to Verdigris on Antiques, Does It Cause Damage and Should It Be Cleaned?
When it comes to verdigris, or green

What Does Flashed On Color Mean In Reference to Antique and Vintage Glassware?
Sometimes the term

Collecting Glass Children’s Dishes - What You Need to Know to Start a Collection
Have you ever thought about collecting glass children's dishes like those your mom, grandmother or even your great-grandmother played with? Here's some information to get you started.

Cigar Ribbon Textiles & Quilts - Learn More About Tablecloths, Pillows, and Quilts Made from Cigar Bundle Ribbons in the Late 1800s and Early 1900s
Thrifty homemakers around the turn of the 20th century used ribbons that held together bundles of cigars to fashion quilts and textiles. See examples of this early repurposing here.

Cigar Ribbon Table Cover - Learn More About Tablecloths Made from Cigar Bundle Ribbons in the Late 1800s and Early 1900s
Cigar ribbons were used to fashion many small items such as tablecloths and pillows at the turn of the 20th century. See an example here. Page 2.

Cigar Ribbon Quilt - Learn About Antique Quilts Fashioned From Ribbons That Held Cigars Together in Bundles Around 1900
In the late 1800s and early 1900s, cigar ribbons were sewn together to form textiles like quilts, tablecloths and pillow faces. See an example of a cigar ribbon quilt here. Page 3.

Cigarette Silks - Learning About Quilts and Other Textiles Made of Cigarette Silks
Cigarette silks, a type of tobacciana, were used to fashion quilts and other textiles at the turn of the 20th century. See what they look like here.

Cigarette Silks Quilt - Sets of Cigarette Silks Were Often Fashioned Into Quilts
Complete sets of cigarette silks were often fashioned into quilts giving them a varied yet uniform look. Page 2.

Cigarette Silk Detail - This Example Shows The Detailing of an Early 1900s Cigarette Silk
See an example of cigarette silks that were used to make textiles in the early 1900s. Page 3.

Colorful Cigarette Silks - See a Cigarette Silks Quilt Featuring a Series of Beautiful Women
Beautiful women were used to sell all types of products at the turn of the 20th century and they appeared on cigarette silks as well. Page 4.

What Makes This Spatterware Pitcher and Bowl Set So Valuable?
Spatterware has its share of fans, but it usually doesn't sell for more than $19,000. See what makes this pitcher and bowl set so desirable to collectors.

Collecting Fruit Crate Labels - Advertising Collectibles with a Colorful Past
This type of early advertising was actually designed for distribution on wooden crates of fruit. Learn more about colorful fruit crate labels.

Les Cohen Amphora Pottery Collection - An Extraordinary Grouping Bringing Exceptional Prices at Auction
View these select examples of exceptional Amphora pottery from the Les Cohen collection sold at auction for formidable sums.

Amphora Owl Vase from the Les Cohen Collection
This Amphora owl vase from the Les Cohen Collection is an amazing example of this type of pottery. Page 2.

Amphora Dragon Vase by Alfred Stellmacher
By Alfred Stellmacher, this wonderful Amphora pottery vase features a dragon motif. Page 3.

Amphora Berry and Flying Bat Art Nouveau Vase
This Art Nouveau vase with a bat motif is a superb example of Amphora pottery. Page 4.

Amphora Nymph with Berries Art Nouveau Vase from the Les Cohen Collection
This Amphora vase with Art Nouveau nymph and berry motif is an exceptional example of this type of pottery. Page 5.

Gebruder Heubach - Dolls, Figurines, Piano Babies and Christmas Decor Made by the German Company Gebruder Heubach
Discover the varied wares manufactured by the German company Gebruder Heubach including dolls, piano babies and Christmas decorations.

Gebruder Heubach Character Dolls - Learn About the Pricey Character Dolls Produced by the German Company Gebruder Heubach
See an example of a rare character doll made by the German manufacturer Gebruder Heubach, and learn more about these interesting dolls dating to the early 1900s. Page 2.

Gebruder Heubach Character Doll Face - Take a Close Look at a Character Doll Made by the German Company Gebruder Heubach
This closer look at the face of a pouty face character doll shows the artistry of German manufacturer Gebruder Heubach. Page 3.

Heubach Piano Babies & Figurines - See Examples of Piano Baby Figurines Made by German Company Gebruder Heubach in the 1800s
See two examples, one sitting and one laying, of piano babies made by Gebruder Heubach in the 1880s. Page 4.

Heubach Christmas Decor - Learn About Christmas Decorations Made by German Manufacturer Gebruder Heubach
Learn more about the Christmas decorations made by German doll manufacturer Gebruder Heubach. Page 5.

How to Identify Heubach Christmas Decorations - See a Side by Side Comparison of Gebruder Heubach's Work with That of Another Unknown German Manufacturer
Distinguishing the Christmas decorations made by Gebruder Heubach comes down to closely examining the bisque faces. See a side by side comparison here. Page 6.

Marks of Gebruder Heubach - Learn About the Marks Used on Gebruder Heubach Dolls, Piano Babies and Figurines Made in Germany
Learn more about the various marks used to identify dolls and figurines, including piano babies, made in Germany by Gebruder Heubach. Page 7.

Lithographic Cigarette Sign - Sign Featuring Cigarette Package Lithographs
Think fakes and counterfeits are a modern concept? See some cigarette labels, the first used in product labeling, that helped foil fakers in the 1800s.

Identify and Value Antique Morning Glory Lady China or Porcelain Head Dolls
Some old dolls are valuable even if they aren't in perfect condition. Learn more about one of these examples.

Art Nouveau Jewelry of Louis Comfort Tiffany
Curious about the jewelry crafted under the supervision of Louis Comfort Tiffany? Learn more about it here.

Tiffany Peacock Necklace Back - The Back Side of the Tiffany Peacock Necklace Features Pink Flamingos
See the reverse of the peacock necklace designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany. Page 2.

Tiffany & Co. Jewelry Design Book - A Book Filled with Artist's Design Renderings Produced by Tiffany & Co. from 1914-1933 by Meta K. Overbeck
Have you ever wondered how a jewelry design gets its start? This Tiffany & Co. design book from 1914-1933 will show you where jewelry artistry begins. Page 3.

Louis Comfort Tiffany's Laurelton Hall - Aerial View of the Former Long Island Home and Estate of Louis Comfort Tiffany Known as Laurelton Hall
Gone since the 1950s but certainly not forgotten by fans of Louis Comfort Tiffany's decorative arts, this feature highlights the former grandeur of his home Laurelton Hall.

Hugh F. McKean and Laurelton Hall - Hugh F. McKean Surveys the Remains of Louis Comfort Tiffany's Laurelton Hall Home on Long Island to Salvage Tiffany Treasures
Louis Comfort Tiffany's home on Long Island Sound burned in 1957. Learn about the rise and fall of this glorious estate, and some of the treasures salvaged by Hugh F. McKean and his wife Jeannette. Page 2.

Morse Museum of American Art - Tiffany Leaded Glass and Other Objects on Display at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art in Winter Park, Florida holds many decorative arts treasures, including a vast collection of pieces crafted by Louis Comfort Tiffany.

Tiffany Lamps at Morse Museum - Tiffany Dragonfly Leaded Glass Lamp on Display at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
A museum exhibit devoted to Louis Comfort Tiffany would not be complete without leaded glass lamps. Page 2.

Tiffany Art Jewelry at Morse Museum - Several Examples of Tiffany Art Jewelry Including the Peacock Necklace are on Display at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Art jewelry designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany is rare and exquisite, including the peacock necklace on display at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art. Page 10.

Art Nouveau at the Morse Museum - Art Nouveau Works Including a Pendant by Rene Lalique on display at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art includes an Art Nouveau exhibit and within is a pendant designed by Ren Lalique. Page 3.

Arts and Crafts at the Morse Museum - The Arts and Crafts Movement, Including Gustav Stickley's work, is Represented at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
The Arts and Crafts Movement which began in Europe and spread to the United States, is represented in the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art. This includes the work of Gustav Stickley. Page 4.

Newcomb Art Pottery at Morse Museum - Newcomb College is Among the Art Pottery Selections at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Newcomb College art pottery is represented at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art. Page 5.

Tiffany Chapel at the Morse Museum - Tiffany Chapel is One of the Most Impressive Installations at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Louis Comfort Tiffany's chapel from the 1893 Columbian Exposition in Chigago is one of the highlights at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art. Page 6.

Tiffany's Laurelton Hall at Morse Museum - Several Galleries Filled with Objects Salvaged from Louis Comfort Tiffany's Laurelton Hall Estate Reside at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Laurelton Hall was one of Louis Comfort Tiffany's crowning achievements, and remains of the estate now reside in galleries at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art. Page 7.

Tiffany Blown Glass at Morse Museum - Many Examples of Tiffany's Favrile Glass are on Display at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Exhibits at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art include many pieces of Favrile glass created by Louis Comfort Tiffany. Page 8.

Tiffany Favrile Pottery - A Gallery is Devoted to Tiffany Favrile Pottery and Ceramic Arts at the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
While not as widely recognized as Tiffany glass, the pottery works of Louis Comfort Tiffany are equally as creative. Page 9.

Identifying Antique Wooden Two Box Wall Telephones
Do you have an old wooden telephone and want to learn more about it? See if it's what is described by collectors as a

Identifying Antique Pot Belly Candlestick Telephones
You've probably seen candlestick telephones in period movies, but would you know if one was a

Identifying Fiddleback Antique Wooden Wall Telephones
Have an old wooden wall telephone you're trying to identify and value? Learn more about the Fiddleback phone here.

Identifying Wooden Picture Frame Front Antique Wall Telephones
How does an antique Picture Frame Front telephone differ from a Plain Front wall phone? Find out here.

Identifying Wooden Plain Front Antique Wall Telephones
Would you know a Plain Front antique wall phone if you saw one? Found out what they look like here.

Identifying the Western Electric 51AL Dial Candlestick Telephone
Is your old

The Value or Price of Hubley Pekinese Dog Doorstops - Size, Rarity and Condition All Come Into Play with These Cast Iron Antiques
Find out how much a Hubley Pekinese dog doorstop might be worth.

Tiffany Chapel at the Morse - Discovering Tiffany Chapel at the Morse Museum of American Art in Winter Park, Florida
The Morse Museum of American Art in Winter Park, Florida holds one of the most comprehensive collections of works by Louis Comfort Tiffany, including the Tiffany Chapel which originated at the Chicago 1893 World's Columbian Exposition.

Tiffany Chapel Mosaic Altar - Discovering Tiffany Chapel at the Morse Museum of American Art in Winter Park, Florida
The Tiffany Chapel, one of Louis Comfort Tiffany's defining achievements as an artist, includes an elaborate altar and arches comprised of mosaic work. Page 2.

Tiffany Chapel Mosaic Baptismal Font - Discovering Tiffany Chapel at the Morse Museum of American Art in Winter Park, Florida
The Tiffany Chapel, Louis Comfort Tiffany's

Glassware by Rene Lalique - When Similar Glass Isn't Worth a Similar Value
All Rene' Lalique jewelry is quite valuable, but what about his company's glassware? That can be an entirely different story.

Duncan and Miller Glass Company - Examining the Elegance of Duncan and Miller (Duncan-Miller) Glassware
While not as well known as other elegant glass manufacturers, Duncan and Miller Glass Company made some fine collectible glass in its day. Learn more about the company and its wares.

Elegant Glassware Questions - Learn About This Collectible Glass with Answers to Questions About Elegant Glass
What is elegant glass? Which companies made it? Where was it originally sold? If you've got questions about collectible elegant glass, this feature will provide the answers.

Weller Pottery Profile - History and Information on the Weller Pottery Company and Its Wares Including Lines and Values
Weller Pottery Company produced varied lines from 1872 through 1948, and they range as widely in style as they do in value. Learn more about Weller Pottery including its lines and values.

Victorian Trade Cards - Learning About Collecting Victorian Trade Cards, The Modern Day Predecessors to Business Cards
Victorian trade cards, the counterpart to the modern business card, feature interesting products and themes highly sought by avid collectors. Learn more about this type of ephemera, including how much they might be worth.

Jizai Metal Sculptures - Incredibly Realistic Japanese Metal Sculptures Known as Jizai
Forbidden to make weapons, Japanese arms makers turned to creating jizai in the 19th century -- realistic, articulated animal sculptures. This glossary-style article defines jizai, with an illustrated example of this Japanese craft.

Byobu Japanese Screen - What Is a Byobu Japanese Screen in Antique Furniture
Byobu, Japanese folding screens, are both pieces of furniture and works of art. This glossary-style article defines and illustrates the byobu, an ancient Japanese folding screen.

On Collecting and Being Collected: An Interview with Kenneth Jay Lane
Read Pamela Wiggins' interview with renowned jewelry designer Kenneth Jay Lane about what he's collected in his lifetime and what it's like having your designs viewed as collectibles.

Kodansu Mini Chests - Exquisite, Intricate Mini Chests From Japan Known as Kodansu
An introduction to kodansu – miniature chests, with tiny doors and drawers, used by the Japanese to store their valuable keepsakes for centuries.

Art Nouveau Genius of Lalique - Featuring a Rare Brooch From Premier Jeweler Rene Lalique Sold at Sotheby's
One of the major pieces sold on July 13, 2011 at Sotheby’s summer Fine Jewels auction in London – with an estimate of 10-15,000£ (around $16,000-24,000) – an anemones brooch by René Lalique (1860-1945). Though best-known today for frosted glassware, Lalique began his career as a jeweler, and is considered one of the avatars of Art Nouveau, bringing that turn-of-the-20th-century style to pendants, bracelets, combs and bodice ornaments

Five Good Reasons to Attend an Antique Show
If you can't think of a good reason to attend an antique show other spending beyond your budget, then you've forgotten about all the things you can learn and enjoy beyond simply shopping at these venues.

Cuff Bracelet - What Defines This Style of Bracelet in Antique Jewelry?
A cuff bracelet derives its name - and often its appearance - from a shirt cuff. Cuff bracelets, among one of the most ancient styles of jewelry, are defined in this well-illustrated article. Learn what a cuff bracelet is, and which famed jewelry designers are associated with it.