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Incredible, Incurable and Passionate Collectors / Companies
The adjective doesn't matter -- these all apply to these great collectors who really love their stuff. Find out more about collectors and companies who really love their stuff. Want to be in the spotlight? let us know!

Profiles and Biographies for Guest Authors
Profiles and Biographies for Guest Authors

What Are Raikes Collectible Teddy Bears?
A guide to the history and manufacturing of collectible Raikes Bears.

Prices and Values for Antique Tools - Buch's Corn Sheller
Prices and Values for Antique Tools Buch's Corn Sheller. Page 21.

Prices and Values for Antique Tools - Spokeshave
Prices and Values for Antique Tools Spokeshave. Page 22.

Prices and Values for Antique Tools - Door Lock Mortiser
Part of the Mystery Antique of the Week series, this Door Lock Mortiser was a stumper! Page 23.

Prices and Values for Antique Tools - Stanley 66 Marking Gauge
Part of the Mystery Antique of the Week series, this Stanley 66 Marking Gauge was quickly figured solved. Page 24.

Cricket BootJack: Pictures and Prices
Prices and Values a Cricket Bootjack by Harbster Bros. Page 25.

Prices and Values for Antique Tools - The American Bull Dog Boot Jack
Prices and Values for The American Bull Dog Boot Jack. Page 5.

Prices and Values for Antique Tools - Antique Whetstone Holder
Prices and Values for Antique Whetstone Holder. Page 6.

Prices and Values for Antique Tools - Axe Holding Display
Prices and Values for Antique Tools Axe Holding Display. Page 4.

Prices and Values for Antique Tools - Poster Tack Hammer
Prices and Values for Antique Tools Poster Tack Hammer. Page 3.

Prices and Values for Antique Tools - Korn Krusher
Prices and Values for Antique Tools Korn Krusher. Page 2.

Prices and Values for Antique Tools - The New Era Rope Machine
Prices and Values for The New Era Rope Machine. Page 7.

Antique and Unusual Tools - Prices and Values
Pictures and price for antique tools, unusual items and weird stuff!

Antique and Unusual Tools - Prices and Values
Pictures and price for antique tools, unusual items and weird stuff!

Prices and Values for Antique Science Items - Ring & Ball Demonstration
Gravesande's Ring and Ball Demonstration Apparatus. Page 10.

Prices and Values for Antique Household Items - Steel Shuffle Board Puck
Prices and Values for Steel Shuffle Board Puck. Page 8.

Prices and Values for Antique Household Items - Campbell-Stokes Sunshine Recorder
Prices and Values for Campbell-Stokes Sunshine Recorder. Page 9.

Prices and Values for Antique Science Items - Porcelain Pig w/Fly
Ceramic pig toy. Collectibles. Page 11.

Prices and Values for Antique Household Items - A Qalandan
Prices and Values for A Qalandan. Page 12.

Prices and Values for Antique Household Items - Candle and Lamp Shade Holder
Prices and Values for Candle and Lamp Shade Holder. Page 13.

Prices and Values for Antique Household Items - Hydrostatical Glass Bubbles
Prices and Values for Hydrostatical Glass Bubbles. Page 14.

An English Witchpost -- Protecting the Cottage with a Witchpost
A Witchpost from Whitby Museum. Collectibles.

Visage Oil Viscosity Tool -- What is a Visage
What is this Mystery Antique? A Visage Oil Viscosity Tool. Page 15.

Victorian Sterling Ink Eraser -- An Sterling Ink Eraser
What is this Mystery Antique? A Sterling Ink Eraser. Page 16.

Pen Quill Cutter -- Antique Pen Quill Cutter
What is this Mystery Antique? Antique Pen Quill Cutter. Page 17.

Billiard Table Iron -- What Did it Sell For -- Billiard Table Iron
What is this Mystery Antique? Billiard Table Iron. Page 18.

Pearson Nailer -- Mystery Antique Pearson Nailer
What is this Mystery Antique? Pearson Nailer. Page 19.

New Era Pencil Sharpener -- Antique New Era Pencil Sharpener
What is this Mystery Antique? New Era Pencil Sharpener. Page 20.

Antique and Unusual Tools - Prices and Values
Pictures and price for antique tools, unusual items and weird stuff!

Company Profile: Wade Ceramics, Ltd.
A profile of the ceramics and pottery company Wade Ceramics, Ltd., which has been associated with fine pottery since the early 1800s.

Selling Your Stuff: Online Auction Web Sites
There are numerous online auction web sites, these are just the tip of the iceberg. Try doing a search for your particular collectible with the term

Toys from the 1980s Value Guides
Child of the eighties? These are your toys -- My Little Pony, Care Bears and Strawberry Shortcake dolls and collectibles. Find out more about their values.

World's Most Expensive Ornaments: Sarabella Creations
There are several extravagant ornament companies, but Sarabella is near the top of the list with embellished and adorned glass balls.

Christmas Blow Molds Prices and Values
Tacky? Probably. Fun? Definitely. You won't see usually see these gracing the outside of the expensive neighborhoods, but they're in front of my house.

Richie Belyski Talks About Collecting PEZ
Everyone is familiar with those colorful little candy dispensers found in every supermarket,discount and toy store. They're a staple in Christmas stockings and Easter baskets andwe probably all have a few stuck in a drawer somewhere. But do you realize just how many peopleavidly collect them? The answer is a LOT!

Elastrator -- Collecting Farm Instruments
Another tool that could make you think ouch, once you find out what it was. Page 6.

Medical and Health Pictures and Values -- Antique Medical Instruments and Tools
An assortment of medical instruments tools and devices- pictures and prices. Page 2.

Antique Medical Instruments and Tools: Bloodletting Cup
An assortment of medical instruments tools and devices- pictures and prices. Page 8.

Tackett Schmid -- Collecting La Gardo Tackett -- Condom Jar
Although we don't think of the 1950s as a time of permissiveness, it was the era when jars specifically made to hold Condoms were sold -- thru Playboy magazine. Page 9.

Santa Blow Molds -- Plastic Christmas Blow Molds
You love 'em or hate 'em. At one time plastic blow mold figures were a popular decoration for the holidays. Page 15.

Elaine Roesle Father Christmas -- Santa Claus and Father Christmas Collecting
Elaine Roesle's Father Christmas for your Santa Collection. Page 16.

Santa Claus -- Collecting Antique Santa Toys
Wind-Up Santa with Reindeer. Collectibles. Page 12.

Santa Claus Collecting-- Collecting Old World Christmas Santa Lights
For twenty-five years Old World Christmas has produced an annual Santa light. Page 8.

Santa Claus -- Mountain Lodge Santa from Lynn Haney
Mountain Lodge Santa from Lynn Haney. Page 3.

Santa Claus Collectibles - Santa Needlepoint Project
Crafting and Christmas certainly go together and if you're a crafter, it's time to get started with your projects. Page 7.

Antique Santa Bank Auction Prices - Values and Prices for Antique Santa Bank
Really great mechanical bank. Probably the only bank that has a holiday theme with Santa Claus standing at a chimney, when lever is pressed he deposits coin in chimney. Page 6.

Santa Claus -- Collecting Santa Post Cards
Antique Santa Post Card. Collectibles. Page 2.

Prices and Values for Antique Christmas -- Santa Toy Wind-up Antique Christmas -- Shoe Shine Toy
An antique Santa wind-up toy, very collectible and would appeal to cross-collectors. Page 5.

Santa Claus -- Santa Claus Cookie Jar
Santa Claus Cookie Jar from Don Winton exclusively for Cookie Jarrin newsletter. Page 4.

Santa Claus -- Santa of the Day -- Collecting Santa
The Christmas Candle Book. Collectibles.

Santa Claus -- Postcard Santa -- Scott Smith Santa
Postcard Santa from Scott Smith of Rucus Studios. Page 10.

Santa Claus Collecting -- Collecting Toy Store Santa Pin
The Crescent Toy Shop's Santa Pin. Page 9.

Santa Claus -- Santa of the Day -- Collecting Santa
Santa Collectibles come in many forms, here are a few favorites.

Santa Claus -- Chalkware Santa from Bittersweet House
Bittersweet House Chalkware Santa. Page 11.

Santa Claus Punch Bowl -- Holt-Howard Santa Claus
Holt Howard always seemed to capture the perfect expression on Santa's face. Page 13.

Santa Claus -- Santa of the Day -- Collecting Santa
Santa Collectibles come in many forms, here are a few favorites.

Russian Father Christmas Tins -- Soviet Union Era Father Christmas Tins
Soviet Union Era Father Christmas set of three tins. Page 14.

Radko Ornaments -- Collecting Christopher Radko Glass Christmas Ornaments
Radko's Celebrating Santa the 25th Anniversary Santa Ornament. Page 17.

Draw Your Own Santa -- Crafting and Draw Your Own Santa Claus
Draw Your Own Cartoon Santa Claus with these easy steps. Page 18.

Fenton Art Glass Santa Fairy Light -- Santa Fairy Light
Learn more about this Santa Fairy Light from Fenton Art Glass. Page 21.

Lindstrom Santa Shake Walker -- Santa Tin Toy Walker
Learn more about this Santa Toy from Lindstrom. Page 19.

Dan Brechner Santa TeaPot -- Brechner Santa Coffee or Teapot
Learn more about this Santa hot water teapot from Dan Brechner. Page 20.

Antique Medical Instruments and Tool Pictures and Value
An assortment of medical instruments tools and devices- pictures and prices

Prices and Values for Antique Household Items - Antique Enema Device
Prices and Values for Antique Enema Device. Page 5.

Prices and Values for Antique Tools - Formacone Formaldehyde Room Disinfector
Prices and Values for Antique Tools Formacone Formaldehyde Room Disinfector. Page 7.

Prices and Values for Antique Household Items - Mechanical Leech
Mechanical or Artificial Leech - wasn't used very long and I wonder why? Page 3.

Medical Antique: Toothkey
Antique tooth key to extract a tooth. Page 4.

Antique Medical Instruments and Tool Pictures and Value
An assortment of medical instruments tools and devices- pictures and prices

Prices and Values for Antique Medical Items - Blood Letting Scarificator
Antique medical tool -- Blood Letting Scarificator

Antique Medical Instruments and Tools: Violet Ray Machine
An assortment of medical instruments tools and devices- Violet Ray Machine. Page 10.

Medical Antiques: Dental Pelican
From the Mystery Antiques of the week series -- a dental tool. Page 11.

Medical Antique: Suppository Mold
Part of the Mystery Antique of the Week series -- did you guess this was a suppository mold? Page 12.

Castrating Band Applying Tool -- Collecting Farm Instruments
The collectors who grew up on farms had a pretty good idea what this mystery tool was . . Page 13.

Nelaton Bullet Probe
I'm not sure if this would do more damage than help during a surgery. Page 14.

Holiday Cookie Jars for 2013
This year's crop of cookie jars is an interesting mix of figures and characters. Foxes? Who would have thought they would be popular!

Holiday Cookie Jars for 2013
This year's crop of cookie jars is an interesting mix of figures and characters. Foxes? Who would have thought they would be popular!

The Love of Feather Christmas Trees
Martha Stewart uses them, collectors of antique Christmas love them, and they were some of the original artificial trees made, so why not try one in your home.

How to Make a Feather Tree
Making a feather tree might be a challenge, but the result can be amazing.

Antique and Modern Feather Tree Color Choices
Antique and modern feather trees come in a variety of hues, shown are some suggestions

Collectible G.I. Joe Toys and Action Figures
G. I. Joe, G. I. Joe, Fight man from head to toe. On the land, on the sea, in the air

Frankoma Pottery - Prices and Values for Frankoma - Pacing Puma
Collectibles and Antiques Pictures and prices. Shown is a miscellaneous assortment of pictures showcasing Antiques and Collectibles sold on eBay: Frankoma Pot and Puma. Page 3.

Frankoma Pottery - Prices and Values for Frankoma - Political Mugs
Collectibles and Antiques Pictures and prices. Shown is a miscellaneous assortment of pictures showcasing Antiques and Collectibles sold on eBay: Frankoma Pot and Puma. Page 4.

Frankoma Pottery - Prices and Values for Frankoma Pottery Company - Bulb Vase
Frankoma Pottery has had it's ups and downs in business, but 75 years later it's still around with a new owner with new visions for the historical company. Page 2.

Frankoma Pottery - Prices and Values for Frankoma Pottery Company - Wagon Wheel Pitcher
Frankoma Pottery has had it's ups and downs in business, but 75 years later it's still around with a new owner with new visions for the historical company.

Frankoma Pottery: White Buffalo
The white buffalo is a sacred symbol for the Native American, this piece is hard-to-find and would be excellent addition to a collection. Page 5.

Collecting Christmas Nutcrackers
Nutcrackers in one form or another have been around for centuries. Wooden figural nutcrackers have found favor with collectors. But what ones to choose?

Prices and Value for Frankoma Pottery
Frankoma Pottery has had it's ups and downs in business, but 75 years later it's still around with a new owner with new visions for the historical company.

Collectible Bears, Price Guides and Values
Find out just how much that cherished bear or Steiff toy might be worth. Or find out if your new one has really gone up in value.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: Alfano Studios
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles, Weiss. Page 15.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: Hull Ware Little Red Riding Hood Mark
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles. Page 19.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: Regal China Little Red Riding Hood Mark
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles. Page 21.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: Regal China Little Red Riding Hood Mark
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles. Page 20.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks - Townsends Ceramics
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles. Page 18.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: Abingdon Pottery Mark #2
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles. Page 2.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: Abingdon Pottery Mark
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: American Bisque Baby Huey
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles. Page 5.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: American Bisque
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles. Page 3.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: California Originals Little Red Riding Hood Mark
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles, California Originals. Page 6.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: Dept. 56 Little Red Riding Hood Mark
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles, Dept. 56. Page 7.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: Fake McCoy Little Red Riding Hood Mark
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles, Fake McCoy. Page 11.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks Fake Roseville Mark
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles. Page 13.

Frankoma Pottery Marks: Frank Potteries - Dating your Pottery
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles. Page 14.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: Frankoma Pot and Puma Mark
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles. Page 4.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: Jonal Little Red Riding Hood Mark
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles, Jonal. Page 8.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: Napco Little Red Riding Hood Mark
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles, Napco. Page 10.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: Roseville Pottery Authentic Mark
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles. Roseville Vase Pottery. Page 17.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: Roseville Pottery Reproduction Mark
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles. Fake Roseville Vase Pottery. Page 16.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: Unknown Little Red Riding Hood Mark
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles, Unknown. Page 12.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks: Weiss Little Red Riding Hood Mark
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles, Weiss. Page 9.

Price Realized: 19th Century Stoneware Jug
19th Century Stoneware Jug sold at April 2007 auction. Page 8.

Heddon Musky Night Radiant Charmer Lure - Antique Fishing Lure Auction Price
Heddon Musky Night Radiant Charmer Lure sold at April 2007 auction. Page 7.

Apollo 11 "Flown" US Flag
Apollo XI

Davar Medicine Bottle Spring Heads
Davar Medicine Bottle Spring Heads. Page 5.

Collectibles and Antiques Pictures: Frankoma Puma
Collectibles and Antiques Pictures and prices. Shown is a miscellaneous assortment of pictures showcasing Antiques and Collectibles sold on eBay: Frankoma Pot and Puma. Page 4.

Gary Trudeau Autographed Baseball
Original signed and inscribed sketch of Doonesbuy on an official American League baseball. Page 3.

Peanuts Prices - Collecting Snoopy Original Art Work Comic Strips - Prices and Values
Collectibles and Antiques Pictures and prices. Shown as a miscellaneous assortment of pictures showcasing Antiques and Collectibles. Page 2.

Shawnee Muggsy Cookie Jar
Shawnee Muggsy Cookie Jar. Collectibles.

Collecting Presidential Memorabilia - Presidential Collectibles - F D Roosevelt Family Christmas Card
Presidential memorabilia prices realized auctions of JFK, Truman, Nixon, Eisenhower. This lot consists of the Roosevelt Family Christmas card when FDR was Governor. Page 7.

Frankoma Pottery - Prices and Values for Frankoma - Political Mugs
Collectibles and Antiques Pictures and prices. Shown is a miscellaneous assortment of pictures showcasing Antiques and Collectibles sold on eBay: Frankoma Pot and Puma. Page 3.

Collecting Presidential Memorabilia - Presidential Collectibles - Halloween Masks
Presidential memorabilia prices realized auctions of JFK, Truman, Nixon, Eisenhower. This lot consists of Campaign Pins and Buttons. Page 13.

Collecting Presidential Memorabilia - Presidential Collectibles - J.F. Kennedy Rocking Chair
Presidential memorabilia prices realized auctions of JFK, Truman, Nixon, Eisenhower. This lot consists of the JF Kennedy inaugural pennant. Page 6.

Collecting Presidential and Historical Memorabilia - President Obama Autograph
Presidential memorabilia prices realized auctions of JFK, Truman, Nixon, Eisenhower. Page 14.

Glass Ornament Collectibles - Collecting Patriotic Glass Ornaments
Collecting the red, white and blue in glass ornaments. Page 12.

Collecting Presidential and Historical Memorabilia - Presidential and Historical Collectible Prices
Presidential memorabilia prices realized auctions of JFK, Truman, Nixon, Eisenhower. Page 9.

Collecting Presidential and Political Memorabilia - Presidential Collectibles Prices and Values
Presidential memorabilia prices realized auctions of JFK, Truman, Nixon, Eisenhower.

Collecting Presidential and Historical Memorabilia - Presidential and Historical Collectible Prices
Presidential memorabilia prices realized auctions of JFK, Truman, Nixon, Eisenhower. Page 11.

Collecting Presidential Memorabilia - Presidential Collectibles - Campaign Pins and Buttons
Presidential memorabilia prices realized auctions of JFK, Truman, Nixon, Eisenhower. This lot consists of Campaign Pins and Buttons. Page 10.

Collecting Presidential Memorabilia - Presidential Collectibles - President Nixon Ashtray
Presidential memorabilia prices realized auctions of JFK, Truman, Nixon, Eisenhower. This lot consists of Ashtray. Page 5.

Collecting Presidential Memorabilia - Presidential Collectibles - I Like Ike Tie
Presidential memorabilia prices realized auctions of JFK, Truman, Nixon, Eisenhower. This lot consists of I Like IKE tie. Page 4.

Collecting Presidential and Historical Memorabilia - Presidential and Historical Collectible Prices
Presidential memorabilia prices realized auctions of JFK, Truman, Nixon, Eisenhower.

Collecting Presidential and Historical Memorabilia - Presidential and Historical Collectible Prices
Presidential memorabilia prices realized auctions of JFK, Truman, Nixon, Eisenhower.

Collecting Presidential Memorabilia - Presidential Collectibles - Teddy's Rough Riders Pom Pom rifle
Presidential memorabilia prices realized auctions of JFK, Truman, Nixon, Eisenhower. This lot consists of the Teddy's Rough Riders Pom Pom rifle. Page 8.

Collecting Presidential Memorabilia - Presidential Collectibles - Truman Pennant
Presidential memorabilia prices realized auctions of JFK, Truman, Nixon, Eisenhower. This lot consist of Truman for President pennant. Page 2.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles.

Pottery and Porcelain Marks
Marks on selected pieces of pottery and porcelain collectibles.

Price Realized: Doc Holliday Dental Bag
Doc Holliday's actual Dental Bag was sold at May 2007 auction. Page 10.

Price Realized: Doc Holliday Watch
Doc Holliday Gold Pocket Watch sold at May 2007 auction. Page 9.

Roy Rogers Martin Guitar - Price Realized for Roy Rogers Martin Guitar
Collectibles and Antiques Pictures and prices. Shown as a miscellaneous assortment of pictures showcasing Antiques and Collectibles. Page 11.

Collectibles and Antiques Pictures
Collectibles and Antiques Pictures and prices. Shown as a miscellaneous assortment of pictures showcasing Antiques and Collectibles.

The Red Wing Pottery Company
Red Wing Pottery from Minnesota is well known among antiquers and collectors, the salt-glazed pottery can command prices in the thousands.

The Red Wing Pottery Company
Red Wing Pottery from Minnesota is well known among antiquers and collectors, the salt-glazed pottery can command prices in the thousands.

Elvis Presley: Memorabilia and Collectibles
Elvis Presley was not only popular when he was alive, his popularity after his death skyrocketed. Vintage and authentic Elvis memorabilia is crazy collectible, which has spurred current companies to take advantage of that interest to produce current collectibles. How well do you know your Elvis, take the trivia test . . Read more

A Very Expensive Christmas Tree Skirt, Upcycled
An amazing tree skirt offered for sale with proceeds benefiting the Chicago community, the quilted tree skirt is made of recycled men's ties.

Kaleidoscope Christmas Tree Skirt Close-up -- Order the Kaleidoscope Tree Skirt
Close-up of Kaleidoscope Christmas Tree Skirt

About Chicago Lost and Found -- Mitch Pennell Founder of Chicago Lost and Found
The mission of Chicago Lost and Found is to creatively support the community and the environment through visual arts.

Glass Ornament Christmas Tree -- Mitch Pennell's Christmas Tree
The Kaleidoscope tree skirt with a tree filled with glass ornaments.

Teapot Collectibles and Resources
Collectible teapots can range from fun/cartoony to elaborate antiques worth thousands of dollars. There is something for every taste in decorating, every personality in collecting and every budget. Are you ready for a good cup of tea? It's time to brew up a pot and enjoy these teapot links and articles.

Antique Fishing Lures - Collecting Antique Fishing Lures
Learn more about high end fishing lures, lures in excellent condition, not those fished and then left to rust and deteriorate in a greasy old tackle box.

Collecting Boyds Bears
Boyds Collection Ltd

Advertising Icons - Ernie the Keebler Elf
All of these characters are instantly recognizable and identifiable with their product, there is no mistaking what they represent and they've done the companies proud. Take a trip through time as I explore the different icons, the companies, histories and the popular collectibles that depict these icons.

Advertising Icons - Pillsbury Doughboy Advertising Icon
Our favorite baker is over 40 years old and is another youngster in this group of mostly elders

Top Advertising Icon - Quaker Oats Man
All of these characters are instantly recognizable and identifiable with their product, there is no mistaking what they represent and they've done the companies proud. Take a trip through time as I explore the different icons, the companies, histories and the popular collectibles that depict these icons.

Advertising Icons - Tony the Tiger Advertising Icon
All of these characters are instantly recognizable and identifiable with their product, there is no mistaking what they represent and they've done the companies proud. Take a trip through time as I explore the different icons, the companies, histories and the popular collectibles that depict these icons.

Advertising Icons -Borden's Elsie the Cow Advertising Icon
Although Elsie made her first appearance in 1936 as part of a quartet, she was so popular that by 1939 Elsie started appearing in her own advertisements.

Advertising Icons - Ronald McDonald Advertising Icon
Instantly recognizable to kids world-wide, Ronald McDonald is more than a smiling face. He also stands for a safe harbor and hope for little ones and their families during times of hospitalization at the Ronald McDonald houses throughout the country.

Top Advertising Icons - Collecting Advertising Icons
All of these characters are instantly recognizable and identifiable with their product, there is no mistaking what they represent and they've done the companies proud. Take a trip through time as I explore the different icons, the companies, histories and the popular collectibles that depict these icons.

Top Advertising Icons - The M & M Guys advertising icons
The story is told in many online and in books, but to recap, M & M's were first sold to American soldiers in 1941 after Mars Sr. met Spanish soldiers eating hard sugar-encased chocolate candies during the Spanish Civil War.

Planter's Mr. Peanut Advertising Icon - Collecting Adverising Icons
Mr. Peanut is another oldie, but goodie advertising icon.

Advertising Icons - Aunt Jemima Advertising Icon
Aunt Jemima is well over 100 years old and very visible today, although she has certainly changed quite a bit reflecting our consciousness of the black culture.

Blenko Glass Collecting Advice
Collecting Blenko Glass. Collectibles.

The Official Collectors Guide to TV Guide (Review)
Growing up on a diet of (now) classic television shows, the one thing they all had in common was the TV Guide cover.

Hallmark Keepsake Ornament Value Guide
Need to find out more about your Hallmark ornaments, this is the book for you.

Collecting Abingdon Pottery
Abingdon is known for many products througout their existance.

Vaillancourt Chalkware - Collecting Chalkware
More about chalkware figures. Collectibles.

Vaillancourt 2010 Starlight Santa -- Collecting Chalkware Santas
The 2010 Starlight Santa from Vaillancourt

Collecting Chalkware Santas from Vaillancourt
For over twenty five years, the Vaillancourt family has been making Santas. The recipe is simple, take an historic collection of chocolate moulds, add an apparent love of the holidays, involve the entire family and the results are apparent. Quality and historically correct chalkware Santas created in America by master painters.

Vaillancourt Chalkware Santa Figures - Collecting Chalkware Santas from Vaillancourt
Over the years the company has produced about 2800 different designs, using the historical moulds, along with antique postcards as inspiration.

Vaillancourt Chalkware Valentine and St. Patrick Santas
Gary said that they've been floored at how well the Valentine and St. Patrick Santas have been received.

Vaillancourt Chalkware Santa Ornaments - Collecting Glass Ornaments
Vaillancourt Chalkware Santa and Glass Ornaments

Vaillancourt Chalkware Santa - Starlight Santa
For over twenty five years, the Vaillancourt family has been making Santas. The recipe is simple, take an historic collection of chocolate moulds, add an apparent love of the holidays, involve the entire family and the results are apparent. Quality and historically correct chalkware Santas created in America by master painters.

Vaillancourt Chalkware Santa - Painting a Chalkware Santa
Artist Judi Vaillancourt is shown painting of their larger Santas.

Collecting Paddington Bear
Paddington Bear is a popular character from the UK and has been made in several different cookie jar versions.

Price Estimates: Paddington Bear Cookie Jar
Paddington Bear Cookie Jar picture

Cigar, Cigarette and Tobacco Collectibles - Pipe Humidor
Find out more about unusual vintage Tobacco collectibles, including pictures and prices.

Antique Silver Cigar Cutter
What is this Mystery Antique? An antique Cigar Cutter. Page 6.

Advertising Cookie jars -- Cracker Jack Advertising Cookie Jar
From Happy Memories, a terrific Cracker Jack Cookie Jar. Page 15.

John Deere Tractor Advertising Jar
John Deere collectors will love this jar! Page 18.

Advertising Cookie Jars -- Campbell Soup Advertising Cookie Jar
An inexpensive but very cute Campbell Soup Cookie Jar. Page 16.

Watkins Cinnamon Spice Cookie Jar
A well-made jar that is hard-to-find on the secondary market. Page 19.

Cookie Jar Gallery -- New York Times Puzzle
New York Time Crossword Puzzle Jar - Find out more about these cookie jars and prices from these unusual jars. Page 24.

Advertising Cookie Jars: The Wham Jar
An advertising jar direct from the UK. Page 28.

Wade Marmite Cookie Jar - Collecting Advertising Cookie Jars
Wade Marmite Advertising Cookie Jar. Page 6.

Gulden's Mustard Cookie Jar - Collecting Advertising Cookie Jars
Gulden's Mustard Advertising Cookie Jar. Page 14.

Advertising Cookie Jars -- Kentucky Fried Chicken Cookie Jar
Looks so realistic, you'll be reaching in for a piece of fried chicken. Page 11.

Advertising Cookie Jars -- Harrods Sweater Bear Advertising Cookie Jar
Harrods of London's trademark signature on the sweater bear. Page 12.

Advertising Cookie jars -- Heinz Ketchup Advertising Cookie Jar
Vandor also makes jars for companies including this jar for Heinz. Page 13.

Advertising Cookie Jars -- Cadbury Easter Egg Advertising Cookie Jar
An inexpensive but very cute Cadbury Easter Egg Advertising Cookie Jar. Page 17.

Art Deco Cigar Cutter -- An Art Deco Cigar Cutter
What is this Mystery Antique? An Art Deco Cigar Cutter. Page 3.

Pictures and Prices of An Advertising Cigar Box Opener
What is this Mystery Antique? A Cigar Box Opener. Page 2.

Prices and Values for Antique Household Items - Cigarette Dispenser
A novelty Cigarette Dispenser. Collectibles. Page 5.

Prices and Values for Antique Tools - Star Tobacco Cutter
Prices and Values for Antique Tools buffalo scales. Page 4.

Cigar, Cigarette and Tobacco Collectibles
Find out more about unusual vintage Tobacco collectibles, including pictures and prices.

Tough Cookie Jar
Tough Cookie was the name of the mystery by Diane Mott Davidson and what I call this jar from the cover of the book. Page 23.

Advertising Cookie Jars -- Sunmaid Raisin Cookie Jar
One of two known Sunmaid Raisins Cookie jars. Page 20.

Advertising Cookie Jars -- Serendipity Ice Cream Cookie Jar
If this doesn't make you want ice cream, nothing well. Page 21.

Cookie Jar Gallery -- Red Gold Tomatoes Jar
The best advertising cookie jars are the ones that look like the product or the logo, this one is perfect, check it out next to the actual can.

Prices Realized: Hake's Cookie Jars March 2006 Fujiya Candy Cookie Jar #2
Hake's Americana and Collectibles auction for March 2006 featured the extensive advertising collection of Senator Phil Arthurhultz. Page 10.

Fujiya Candy Cookie Jar -- Yum-EE-Yum Cookie Jar
Hake's Americana and Collectibles auction for March 2006 featured the extensive advertising collection of Senator Phil Arthurhultz. Page 9.

Prices Realized: Hake's Cookie Jars March 2006 Hubert Harris Bank Cookie Jar
Hake's Americana and Collectibles auction for March 2006 featured the extensive advertising collection of Senator Phil Arthurhultz. Page 2.

Prices Realized: Hake's Cookie Jars March 2006 -- JD James' Smokey Bear
Hake's Americana and Collectibles auction for March 2006 featured the extensive advertising collection of Senator Phil Arthurhultz. Page 27.

Nestle Advertising Cookie Jar - Collecting Advertising Cookie Jars
Nestle Advertising Cookie Jar stars in a commercial. Page 4.

Prices Realized: Hake's Cookie Jars March 2006 --Sinclair Dinosaur Cookie Jar
Hake's Americana and Collectibles auction for March 2006 featured the extensive advertising collection of Senator Phil Arthurhultz. Page 26.

Southwest Airlines Plane - Love Airplane
Southwest Airlines Plane - Love Airplane. Page 5.

Cookie Jar Values and Prices: Advertising Cookie Jars
An assortment of advertising cookie jar prices, from around the web and my personal collection.

Advertising Cookie Jars - Collecting Advertising Icons and Jars - IGA Elephant Cookie Jar
IGA groceries have a Circus Day Promotion every year and at one time they decided to produce some cookie jars in conjunction with that advertisement. Page 7.

Oreo Crock with Small Splash Cookie Jar - Collecting Advertising Cookie Jars
Oreo Crock with Small SplashCookie Jar. Page 3.

Cookie Jar Values and Prices: Advertising Cookie Jars
An assortment of advertising cookie jar prices, from around the web and my personal collection.

Advertising Cookie Jars -- Fujiya Candy Boy Cookie Jar - Yum-EE-Yum Jar
An advertising cookie jar from Fujiya Candy Company in Japan. Page 8.

Don Winton Howard Johnson Cookie Jar -- Collecting Twin Winton Cookie Jars
Don Winton Howard Johnson Cookie Jar from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures. Page 25.

Cookie Jar Values and Prices: Advertising Cookie Jars
An assortment of advertising cookie jar prices, from around the web and my personal collection.

Property from the estate of Katharine Hepburn at Sothebys
Katharine Hepburn's fans will also have the rare chance to acquire such personal items as her passports, ranging from the 1920s to the 1970s, which are filled with evidence of her extensive travels. Page 4.

Property from the estate of Katharine Hepburn at Sothebys
Those wanting to catch a bit of Miss Hepburn stardust will have an opportunity to bid on rare examples of her autograph (she was notorious for her refusal to pose for pictures or sign autographs) including a signed photograph of Miss Hepburn as Rose in

Sotheby Auction from the Estate of Katharine Hepburn
Property from the Estate of Katharine Hepburn offered at auction by Sothebys..

Katharine Hepburn - Press Kits, Signed Contracts, Photos
Leila Dunbar, Senior Vice President and Director of Sotheby's Collectibles department, commented,

Ronald McDonald Collectibles: Sold Prices
Instantly recognizable to kids world-wide, Ronald McDonald is more than a smiling face, which makes him -- a collecting icon!

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars California Originals Tigger
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles, including the California Originals Tigger. Page 22.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars - Classic Pooh Jar
Treasure Craft made a few great Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles, this is the Classic Pooh. Page 26.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars" Danaware's Crock
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 10.

Disney Cookie Jar -- Eeyore Jar -- Winnie the Pooh
Eeyore and Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 23.

Disney Cookie Jar -- Eeyore Jar -- Winnie the Pooh
Eeyore and Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 24.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 18.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 13.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 4.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars: Halloween Pumpkin
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 20.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars: Pooh's Cupboard
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 5.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 6.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars: Pooh with Bumble Bee
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 15.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars: Pooh with Christmas Tree
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 21.

Disney Cookie Jar -- Tigger
Winnie the Pooh and Tigger Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 25.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 12.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 9.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 17.

Disney Halloween Cookie Jars -- Collecting Antique and Collectible Jars -- Winnie the Pooh
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 8.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 7.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 11.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars - What's Baking Pooh Cookie Jar
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 14.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars: Wizard Pooh
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 16.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars: Kitchen Table
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 2.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 3.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles.

Disney Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars: Pooh & Tiger
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles. Page 19.

Disney's Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles.

Disney's Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles.

Disney's Winnie the Pooh Cookie Jars
Winnie the Pooh Cookie jars and collectibles.

Negatha Peterson and Erwin Pottery
Learn more about Negatha Peterson and Erwin Pottery

Negatha Peterson and Erwin Pottery -- Collecting Negatha Peterson Erwin Pottery
Learn more about Negatha Peterson and Erwin Pottery

Negatha Peterson and Erwin Pottery -- Collecting Negatha Peterson Erwin Pottery
Learn more about Negatha Peterson and Erwin Pottery

Negatha Peterson and Erwin Pottery -- Collecting Negatha Peterson Erwin Pottery
Suggested Resources. Collectibles.

Lunch Box Collecting and Collectibles
Want to know more about lunch box collecting? What's hot and what's not in the world of lunch boxes? Check out the links here on About.

Penguin Salt Shaker Craft -- Make an ornament with your Collectibles
S & P collector? Want a way to use those odd pieces? Try this fun craft!

Different Ways to Use Your Collectible Stuff! Lone Ranger Lunchbox
Lone Ranger Lunchbox using your stuff trash to treasures. Page 7.

Different Ways to Use Your Collectible Stuff!-- Lone Ranger Lunchbox
The Lone Ranger lunchbox using your stuff in different ways -- trash to treasures. Page 8.

Lunchbox Collecting -- Different Ways to Use Your Lunchbox
Trash to Treasures: Pacman Lunchbox -- Different way to use your stuff. Page 5.

Sand Pail Pictures and Prices
Today's baby boomers were lucky to have grown up towards the end of the heydey (1930 - 1960) of the tin sand pail and are one reason why these pails are very popular and sought after today. Page 6.

Indian by JD James Cookie Jar -- Lane replica Indian by JD James
Indian by JD James Cookie Jar from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures

Different Ways to Use Your Collectible Stuff! Pacman Lunchbox is First Aid Kit
Pacman Lunchbox makes a handy-dandy first aid kit, use your stuff in fun ways! Page 6.

Different Ways to Use Your Collectible Stuff! Peanuts Lunchbox
Peanuts lunchbox = volunteer toolbox

Different Ways to Use Your Collectible Stuff! Peanuts Lunchbox
lunch box lunchboxes collectibles uses using your stuff trash to treasures. Page 2.

Different Ways to Use Your Collectible Stuff! -- Woody Woodpecker Lunchbox
Woody Woodpecker Lunchbox is used to hold computer disks. Page 3.

Indian by JD James Cookie Jar -- Lane replica Indian by JD James
Indian by JD James Cookie Jar from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures. Page 7.

Don Winton Dinosaur Cookie Jar -- Collecting Twin Winton --
Don Winton Dinosaur Jar from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures. Page 3.

Don Winton Mopsy Cookie Jar -- Collecting Twin Winton -- Hillbilly Sign
Don Winton Hillbilly Sign from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures

Don Winton Howard Johnson Cookie Jar -- Collecting Twin Winton --
Don Winton Howard Johnson Cookie Jar from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures. Page 5.

Don Winton Igloo Prototype Cookie Jar -- Collecting Twin Winton --
Don Winton Igloo Prototype Cookie Jar from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures. Page 4.

Don Winton Mopsy Cookie Jar -- Collecting Twin Winton -- Mopsy Collector Series
Don Winton Mopsy Cookie Jar Cookie Jar from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures. Page 6.

Cookie Jar Auction Prices -- Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures -- American Bisque Baby Huey
Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures of Anerican Bisque Baby Huey. Page 8.

Cookie Jar Auction Prices -- Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures -- Farmer Pigs
Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures of New Shawnee Farmer Pigs. Page 2.

McCoy Santa Bank Cookie Jar -- Santa Claus Cookie Jar from McCoy
McCoy Santa Bank Cookie Jar from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures. Page 9.

Alice in Wonderland Cookie Jar -- Alice in Wonderland by Regal
Alice in Wonderland by Regal Cookie Jar from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures. Page 10.

Lion and Lamb Cookie Jar -- Lion and Lamb by California Original
Lion and Lamb by California Original Cookie Jar from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures. Page 12.

Squiggly Squirrel Cookie Jar -- Squiggly Squirrel
Cookie Jar from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures. Page 11.

Don Winton Mopsy Cookie Jar -- Collecting Twin Winton -- Hillbilly Lamps
Don Winton Hillbilly Lamps from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures. Page 14.

Penguin Cookie Jar -- Penguin by California Original
Penguin by California Original Cookie Jar from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures. Page 15.

Witness Pottery Lion and Lamb-- Lion and Lamb by Winton Witness Pottery
Lion and Lamb by Winton Witness Pottery Cookie Jar from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures. Page 13.

Mike Eisner's Sports and Trading Card Reviews
Eisner has been an avid sports card collector for over 20 years and has been guilty of hoarding mass quantities of Kenner Starting Lineup figures and autographs along the way. His hobby travels eventually brought him to Wizardworld.com, where he was a senior staff writer/price guide editor from 2000-2001.

Collecting Tins -- Advertising Collectibles
A very popular and relatively inexpensive collectible is advertising tins. Contemporary tin collectors can find numerous sites dealing with their hobby.

Holiday Cookie Jars
It's always fun to have a special jar or two for the holidays, check these out.

Advertising Cookie Jars
Advertising jars are a favorite of many collectors and with good reason, these colorful jars are nostalgic pieces of art.

Cookie Jars by Subject
A listing of jars on this website listed by subject

Christmas Ornaments by Theme
If you have a hobby, there's sure to be a Christmas ornament that's perfect for you. Check out some of these ornaments for just about everyone on your list.

Christmas Companies -- No Longer in Business
These companies may no longer be in business, but the information provided here will help one come up with more information about their collectibles.

Christmas Crafting with Collectibles
Christmas Crafting with Collectibles, make something special for your collector friends.

Airplane and Space Memorabilia
Airplane collectibles and Space Exploration memorabilia are a growing field of collectibles. Astronaut items and autographs are highly sought after by both autograph and space collectors.

Animal Collecting and Collectibles
Are you an animal collector? The collectibles kind, not the real thing but that would probably work too. This new category is just getting started, keep an eye out for more links for animal lovers and collectors.

Bean Bag Plush
THE starting place for exploring links to Bean Bag Plush and Ty Beanies on the Net.

Everyone loves teddy bears, but be sure to check out the Winnie the Pooh links, Golliwog and Sock Monkey links too. Artisan bears and resources to buy all these are shown on the various links.
Everyone loves teddy bears, but be sure to check out the Winnie the Pooh links, Golliwog and Sock Monkey links too. Artisan bears and resources to buy all these are shown on the various links.

Cards and Comic Price & Value Guides
Comic Books Auctions and Comic price and value guides from around the Internet. Also card prices for Harry Potter, Pokemon and more. Check out the values of your favorite cards and comics.

Cartoon, Character and Comic Collecting
Character and comic collectors are usually passionate about their

Free Price Guides Online: Cookie Jars
Find out what the newer cookie jars sold for, find out what the vintage jars are selling for at auctions. Numerous cookie jar pictures are also shown for reference.

Doll Collecting Articles and Resources
THE starting place for exploring links to Dolls & Doll Collectibles on the Net, including numerous resources. Dolls for sale, articles, price guides and resources for Barbie Doll, Antique Dolls and Raggedy Ann collectors.

eBay Links, Articles and Resources
eBay is so complex it's hard to be an eBay expert -- but a look at some of these articles and links will help de-mystify the auction.

Elvis Presley Memorabilia and Collectibles Prices
A sampling of prices of Elvis Memorabilia from online auctions, shops and shows.

Fishing Tackle & Reels
Fishing Tackle, Antique Lures and the Karl White National Fishing Museum are highlighted on these pages.

It's all about glass! Depression, Fireking, Fenton, Fostoria and more.
It's all about glass! Depression, Fireking, Fenton, Fostoria and more.

Glass Ornament Articles and Resources
Learn more about the companies that make the glass ornaments that have been decorating our trees!

More Miscellaneous Collectibles
A potpourri of collectibles listed here, including Medical Antiques, Sewing, Knives, quilting, floaty pens and Jewelry.

Olympic Collecting
Start with pins, graduate to medals, posters, torches or one of a dozen other collectibles that commemorate the Olympics.

Olympic Pin and Memorabilia Collecting
If your interest is in collecting Olympic bid pins, past Olympic pins, current and even future Olympic pins and memorabilia. Take a look at these links on all things about Olympic collectibles.

Political Memorabilia
A piece of history goes along with these collectibles and memorabilia. The Military links cover the timespan from Medieval to the Vietnam War items and memorabilia.

Postcards articles, resources, marketplace, auctions and personal galleries of collectors. Postcards have been around for many years and have been consistently one of the more popular collectibles.
Postcards articles, resources, marketplace, auctions and personal galleries of collectors. Postcards have been around for many years and have been consistently one of the more popular collectibles.

Pottery Companies
Pottery Company Sites, Collectibles.

Online Price Guides for Christmas and Holiday Collectibles
Online Price Guides for Christmas and Holiday Collectibles

Online Price Guides for Miscellaneous Collectibles
A few price guides for miscellaneous collectibles that don't fit into any of the other categories, including electrical fans, globes, and an amazing model building.

Online Price Guides for Pottery and Porcelains
Online Price Guides for Pottery and Porcelains

Online Price Guides for Sports and Sporting Collectibles
Online Price Guides for Sports and Sporting Collectibles

Online Price Guides for Toy Collectibles
Online Price Guides for Toy Collectibles

Are you a Santa collector? Perhaps you call him a different name -- It doesn't matter how what you call him, he is still revered by children all over the world. And everyone is still a child when it comes to Santa Claus and Christmas collectibles. Santa Museums and even a town named Santa Claus.
Are you a Santa collector? Perhaps you call him a different name -- It doesn't matter how what you call him, he is still revered by children all over the world. And everyone is still a child when it comes to Santa Claus and Christmas collectibles. Santa Museums and even a town named Santa Claus.

Teapots
The starting place for exploring links to Teapot Collectibles on the Net and Collecting Teapots.

Readers Choice Awards on Collectibles
Favorite shops, selling spots, tv shows and resources as voted on by collectors

Cookie Jar Company Profiles
Companies that made our cookie jars

Antique and Vintage Christmas Collecting
Antique Christmas collecting often takes deep pockets and sleuthing skills, but it's worth it at the end when all the results are on display.

Golden Glow of Christmas
The club for antique Christmas enthusiasts.

Collectibles for the Holidays - Christmas, Halloween & More
Holiday collectibles can be made specially as a collectible item, but more likely to help decorate and celebrate the holiday. Those vintage decorations are now highly sought after collectibles!

Great Collector Resource Books
One of my biggest collections are books on collectibles. I have dozens! Of course they are very helpful in the work I do, but I would still enjoy them even if I didn't write about collectibles. Find out more about books that feature favorite colletibles and antiques.

- By Category
An index of categories in the

Advertising Goodies -- Coca Cola, John Deere, Campbell Soup and More
A large index of Advertising Collectibles, coca cola, campbell soup, pepsi, john deere. Including tins, soda pop, cookie jars, advertising bean bags, toys and much more. Find out where to find the latest items on the web direct from the manufacturers or the dealers that have old stuff for sale.

Auctions Online: eBay Resources, Miscellaneous/Specific Auctions
There is more to the Internet than eBay, but it would be hard to prove to many collectors. Take a look around the numerous resources available to collectors, making it easier than ever to buy or sell an item.

Christmas Antiques and Collectibles
Christmas ornaments, Santa Claus, Nutcrackers, Hallmark, or whatever else your passion might be in Christmas Collectibles, you are sure to find links to it here.

Cookie Jar Collecting
Links to help you explore more about the world of cookie jar collecting. Find out more about what's new, what's old, what's being reproduced and more.

Disney is not only Mickey Mouse, check out all the other aspects of Disney collecting here. But I didn't forget the Mickey links!
Disney is not only Mickey Mouse, check out all the other aspects of Disney collecting here. But I didn't forget the Mickey links!

Entertainment, Autographs and Music Collecting -- Entertainment Collectibles
Find information on collecting your favorite actors, artists, music, movies and television shows.

Picture Gallery of Pottery and Cookie Jars
An assortment of jars from and series are pictured. Use these as a reference and resource to find out more about your collection or when looking for something new!

Kitchen Stuff to Collect -- Cookie Jars, Cutters, Jars, Teaots and more . . .
Cookie jars are typically the number one search term in hot lists online, find out more about collecting cookie jars, as well as other fun kitchen stuff!

More Collectibles and Collectible Categories
Collectibles collecting can range from the normal to the weird and unusual. Explore different collectibles finding out more about your passion or just more information about that elusive item. A - Z in collectibles.

Pin Collecting Links, Articles and Resources
Hard Rock Pins, Political Pins, Disney Pins and Olympic Pins are just a few of the different categories of this popular collectible. There are links to trade, buy, sell or just talk about your pin collecting. But remember -- the best advice I can give a beginning collector is to specialize from the start!

China, Pottery and Glass Collecting
Find out more about your teapots pottery and glass collectibles here.

Online Price Guides for Entertainment Collectibles
Online Price Guides for Entertainment Collectibles including Rock stars, Elvis and other musical artists.

To find out more about the value of your treasures, check the Collectibles on About price guide list of links. One of the largest Price Guide lists on the Internet.
To find out more about the value of your treasures, check the Collectibles on About price guide list of links. One of the largest Price Guide lists on the Internet.

Sports Card Collecting and Memorabilia
Are you a sports nut? Do you still have the baseball cards from your childhood? Basketball fan? What about horse racing? Sports collecting can run the gamut from recent sports cards or bobble heads to vintage game-worn apparel. It doesn't matter what you collect, as long as you enjoy it!

Sports and Trading Card Collecting
At one time you could buy a pack of sports cards for under a buck, now they range from fairly low, affordable prices to over $100. a pack! Before you plunk down that much cold cash, find out what you'll be getting by checking them out.

Toy Collecting -- Bears, Dolls, Diecast, Plush, Tin and More!
Tin robots, cartoon, comics, matchbox cars, Toy Story, sandpails and lots of doll links are among the numerous fun places featuring favorite toys and collectible dolls. If you love toys, find your particular niche and specialize.

Valuable and Necessary Resources for Collectors
Numerous resources and fun stuff for collectors. Includes ecards, clip art, patent prints, display cabinets, repair and care, publications online.

TV Shows and Series for Collectors
Television shows for collectors come and go, but there are a few that definitely become favorites -- such as Antique Roadshow. Check out a few shows that have been on over the years.

Collecting Day of the Dead
The folk art collectibles surrounding this traditional Mexican holiday are filled with vibrant colors and have a look that you see no where else.

Antique Glass Ornaments -- Collecting Christmas
Pictures, resources and information on collecting antique Christmas ornaments.

Susan Cherry Designs - Collecting Christmas
Susan Cherry Designs is a company formed in the late 1990s and it's already making a mark in the Christmas World of Collecting. The simple designs bring a breath of fresh air to the ornament scene. Nothing garish, scary or too intricate, the pieces are very affordable and will bring out the kid in everyone.

Christopher Radko Ornaments - Collecting Christmas
A tree ladened with the Radko family's antique ornaments fell when a newly purchased Christmas tree stand broke. Christopher ruined Christmas for his family! So he decided to right that wrong and on a trip to Poland went about trying to find replacements for the ornaments. The first collection consisted of 65 ornaments in 1986.

DeCarlini Workshop Ornaments - Collecting Christmas
Author Connie Porcher: The De Carlini's have more than 2,500 designs in their line, adding 30 to 50 new pieces each year. According to Luca, they

Golf/Hockey Sports Card Reviews from Mike Eisner
Mike Eisner's sports card reviews, collecting golf and hockey cards.

Joy to the World Ornaments - Collecting Christmas
Lisa Kelechava had a vision, or perhaps it was a dream, as she said the idea came to her in the middle of the night. The idea was to create beautiful glass ornaments and with Joy to the World she has certainly succeeded in living her dream.

Landmark Creations - The Little Red Box That Takes You Around the World
The Little Red Box that takes you around the world! That's the perfect slogan for this interesting ornament company that does bring a bit of the world to your home.

Lynn Haney - The Santa Claus Artist
Have a Lynn Haney Santa and you'll have a piece to cherish for a lifetime.

Mia Glass Ornaments - Collecting Christmas Ornaments
Art lovers and glass enthusiasts have long embraced Mia's glass ornaments. And her exclusive museum editions are eagerly collected by art lovers around the world. But that is not all she offers to ornament collectors. Wild, yet whimsical free blown animals, Santas in every guise, a nice assortment of tree toppers and ornaments depicting New York City landmarks and icons.

Mike Eisner's Basketball Card Reviews
Mike Eisner's Basketball Card Reviews takes you into the world of Basketball collecting. Share his latest finds, what's hot, what's not and just what's inside those boxes of cards.

Mike's Football Card Reviews
Find out more about Topps, Upper Deck, Donruss and more sport cards. What's hot and what's not in the world of baseball cards and more.

Miscellaneous Glass Ornament Companies
Articles and company profiles of miscellaneous glass ornament companies that have been written about over the years. Some of the companies are no longer in business, but the articles are kept up as resources.

Merck's Old World Christmas Ornaments - Collecting Christmas
Old World Christmas is not only one of the older figural glass ornament companies in the United States, they are one of the most popular ornament companies and certainly the most affordable too!

Olympic Committee Sites
Collection of links to web sites for Olympic Committees around the world.

Ornaments to Remember - Collecting Christmas
Sometimes moving to a completely new place is not enough of an adventure. Just ask Dr. Sarah Stanley, founder of Ornaments to Remember. A move to Hawaii was certainly an exciting change, but she wanted more excitement and glass ornaments with an aloha touch have filled the bill.

Patricia Breen Glass Ornaments - Collecting Christmas
Collecting Patricia Breen ornaments can be a trial in patience and on your checkbook. Ornaments are only sold in a relatively few stores across the country and are sold in very limited numbers.

Price Guides Online: Beatles
Online prices guides and prices realized for Beatles memorabilia.

Tin Collecting Articles
Collecting Advertising Tins Articles

Articles and links on glass collecting includes museum links, historial links and company sites.
Articles and links on glass collecting includes museum links, historial links and company sites.

Resources for Bears and Buddies
Resources for Collecting Bears and Buddies

Betty Boop Collecting
Betty Boop -- She's over seventy years old and still going strong, with more collectibles every year.

Collectibles Glossary - Collecting Terms Beginning with R
Have a question about a term or word associated with Collecting? Check the Collectibles Glossary

Comics Prices: Specialty Auction Houses
When selling those high-dollar comics, the best money is usually realized at a specialty auction house, such as Hake's or Heritage Auction Galleries. Why? Auctions are well publicized and the auction galleries will document the items up for sale.