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Tue, 19 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400The coins of Aurangzeb bore his name and title 'Abu-al-zafar Muiuddin Muhammad Bahadur Shah Alamgir Aurangzeb Bad shah Ghazi' on the obverse side of the coin during the early years of his ruling period. Later he introduced a couplet which was composed by Mir Abdul Baqi Shahbai. The couplet came into use at different dates at different mints. Except from Akbarabad, the couplet was used by all mints and continued till the end of reign. The couplet was adopted by Akbarabad very late.
Thu, 07 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Vintage cane prices vary significantly depending on a number of aspects. Antique cane prices differ due to the condition of the cane, the canes materials and the age of the cane. When you are purchasing a classical cane it is important inspect these three things before committing to purchase an antique cane for your collection.
Mon, 04 Jul 2016 00:00:00 -0400Antiques have increased in popularity within the last couple of years. The interior design industry shabby-chic movement encourages the use of vintage items in decoration to add character to any space. Not everyone has caught on to the phenomenon but this article may just change your opinion.
Sun, 26 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400When looking to purchase a cane there are several factors to consider. The styles and materials used in cane making differ a great deal. Consumers need to understand about basic cane varieties before looking to make a purchase. Vintage canes can be found for sale in several locations such as online outlets, antique shops and second hand resale shops.
Thu, 09 Jun 2016 00:00:00 -0400Collectors of canes, walking sticks, are mainly interested in the types of canes that were used as accessories in fashion over those used as orthopedic supports. Traditionally, individuals would choose to accessorize their wardrobe with the use of a cane. The canes quality was representative of the person's social standings, wealth and level of power within the community.
Mon, 23 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400When it comes to collections it is possible that antique canes, walking sticks and gadget umbrellas might just be the most interesting collections of all. There was a time in history where you the streets were lined with well dressed ladies and gentlemen all carrying a cane, umbrella or walking stick of one kind or another.
Tue, 10 May 2016 00:00:00 -0400Antique canes, traditional walking sticks and old-fashion umbrellas are all items that were integral in history. They were all used as a symbol of an individual's status from presidential candidates to celebrities. Here you will find some interesting facts surrounding walking sticks, canes, umbrellas and more...
Mon, 19 Sep 2011 00:00:00 -0400Collecting items gives a different kind of satisfaction to the collector. You feel a sense of pride when you complete every item needed. Collecting antiques is a hobby that requires not only great interests but also knowledge and thirst for the history of an item. That's why some people would call it an expensive hobby. Being an antique collector means you also have money ready on hand to buy a precious item. So many would end up borrowing money from cash advance loans because they ensure quick release of cash.
Thu, 19 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400Most coin collectors are partial to using coin collecting software and they generally agree that such software can prove to be a valuable tool to them as they go about collecting coins. With so many different types of coin collecting software around, it would be hard to figure out which coin collecting software is the best and most useful under different circumstances.
Sat, 14 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400CoinManage Canada 2008 is an excellent coin collecting Canadian software that comes with a very comprehensive as well as accurate database of Canadian coin values. It has many more grades than are found in other coin collecting Canadian software and it has the very popular eBay Completed Item Search that allows users to view Selling Prices for any coin that they are interested in.
Wed, 11 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400Although there are not any guarantees that any coin collection will be sold quickly, there are things that the seller can do to help to get the coin collection sold as quickly as possible. If the person is experienced in coin collecting, the process is even easier since they already know each coin and what each coin is worth. An experienced collector also usually knows if there are any flaws in the coins and what a particular coin is going for on the market, with some being more popular than others.
Tue, 10 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400There are several steps that must be taken in figuring out how to sell a coin collection. There are many auction websites that allow individuals to more easily sell a coin collection online, although there are other ways in which an individual can sell a collection in more traditional methods.
Mon, 09 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400While many types of memorabilia such as t-shirts and hats are popular, the most favored collectible items are the Jeff Gordon car or Dale Earnhardt car replicas. The Dale Earnhardt Jr car is quite popular as well among Earnhardt family racing fans. Both members of the Earnhardt family have won many races and awards, and as a result quickly became favorite world-renowned racers.
Sat, 07 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400There are a few things serious coin collectors should have to be able to call themselves serious collectors. They should have, of course, coins, they should have coin collecting folders, and they should definitely have a coin collecting price guide. The prices and values of coins change every year.
Fri, 06 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400If you enjoy collecting rare coins, a dealer who can give you accurate and honest input about your coin collection is an important asset. Dealers who are members of trade associations like the American Numismatics Association, the Professional Numismatists' Guild, and even the Better Business Bureau subscribe to codes of ethics in their dealings with the public.
Tue, 03 Aug 2010 00:00:00 -0400It is common knowledge that people in Canada use different types of Canadian coins each and every day of their lives. These coins can be used for a variety of reasons including to buy goods and less obviously for collecting them for hobby or even to make a profit out of. What's more, you are sure to come across Canadian coins that seem to be (to you at least) to have a high value but for a true Canadian coin collector they may be of very little use and value.
Wed, 17 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Antiques are widely collected and, as such, are very valuable. Everything from glassware to paintings and even furniture, antiquities are the hobby of choice for many collectors. If you collect antiques of any kind, you will want them to be protected just as you would any other item in your household. This is one of the reasons why you may need an antique appraisal.
Sun, 03 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500Most of the attics of American houses have enumerable things that gather dusts and have not even been touched for ages. Many housewives generally clean their houses on Christmas time. This is the right time to permanently remove many unwanted items of the attic. If you observe the eBay around this time, you will be surprised to find the large amount of unwanted items for sale.
Sun, 13 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0500Television plays an important part in the lives of the 21st century American. It defines us to an extent, and often fuels a massive spike in even the most traditional seeming areas. One such area was the hobby of collecting antiques, which saw a massive increase with the introduction of The Antiques Road Show.
Thu, 19 Nov 2009 00:00:00 -0500The first thing is not to get over possessive about an item you buy at an auction or an antique shop. That is to say, never become so sentimental to your pair or Wedgwood Fairyland lustre vases that you will never be able to part with them.
Sun, 24 May 2009 00:00:00 -0400Collecting egg cups can be an interesting and rewarding hobby. And since egg cups can be made on wood, silver, china, porcelain, ceramic, earthenware or plastic and come in a variety of sizes and shapes you can find something unique to collect no matter where you are. Here are some tips on how to start.
Thu, 26 Mar 2009 00:00:00 -0400Today, you will see people having different kinds of hobbies. Some loves to collect doll houses, others love stamp collecting, there are also some who likes collecting different species of butterflies and preserve them, and some people likes to collect toys. However, if you really want a valuable collection, and a collection that will be worth a lot in the near future as well as a hobby that will truly provide you with great satisfaction, then you might want to start a coin collections hobby.
Tue, 24 Mar 2009 00:00:00 -0400Genuine cowhide, lambskin and PVC leather bags are attainable online with range offered in leather bags for women in designer inspired styles, fanny packs, back packs and purses. Budget conscious people can venture online for wholesale leather bags and accessories.
Wed, 11 Mar 2009 00:00:00 -0400Collectors collect any kind of material they like. There are collectors who collect antique wares, some collect coins while others collect comic books. Almost all types of items can be collected. Collecting items is a hobby that can be both expensive and physically demanding.
Wed, 11 Mar 2009 00:00:00 -0400People often find the idea of starting an antique collection daunting. Since there are literally thousands of things to collect, many find it hard to choose what collection to start. Moreover, people are afraid to delve into collecting antiques because they think that it is expensive and a time consuming hobby.