Published: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:11:29 +0000
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLearn how much your vintage costume jewelry is worth through this pictorial price guide.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZSelling an antique to a dealer can be a great option for garnering quick cash. Peruse these four points for successfully selling antiques to dealers.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZUse this online guide to help you value and identify your Depression glass pieces including pink, green, cobalt blue, and amber.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWondering how to identify Chippendale furniture? Learn to recognize Chippendale style looking at legs, feet, and other distinguishing features.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLearn how to recognize Queen Anne style furniture by looking at legs, feet, and other distinguishing features.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZThis illustrated guide to Depression glass will help you identify popular patterns including American, Sweetheart, Cameo, Mayfair and others.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWondering how much your Limoges porcelain might be worth? Take a look at these pieces with selling prices to get an idea of the value.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLearning to value antiques and collectibles is a skill appraisers pick up over time, but with time and patience you can learn to do it yourself.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZSee examples of several well-known Capodimonte marks to help you learn how to identify and date this type of popular Italian porcelain.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZNeed help pricing an antique pocket watch? Use this illustrated guide to help you value your antique pocket watches.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZCapodimonte: a regal name with a royal past. Learn more about the porcelain treasures bearing the Capodimonte name.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLearn about the history of colorful Depression-era glass, and get tips on how to start your own Depression glass collection.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWondering exactly what Eastlake furniture looks like? This step-by-step feature will answer your questions.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZFurniture legs can help you identify and date antique pieces. See nine different styles you need to know here.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWilliam and Mary furniture was popular in the late 1600s and early 1700s. Learn more about the background of this style along with the types of chairs and tables made during this era.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZThis useful list of links will help you research silver and silverplated wares, including maker's marks, hallmarks and values, online.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZDid you know Limoges is a region in France rather than a company? Learn more about this popular antique porcelain made by 48 different companies.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLearn about the influence of period furniture celebrity Thomas Sheraton and how to recognize the style that carries his name.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZIs Bakelite a mystery you'd love to solve? Take a look at this article for information on testing, distinguishing fakes and collecting Bakelite Jewelry.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZMany different companies made carnival glass back in the day. Use this online guide to assist in identifying and valuing your pieces.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZDetermining the date of old furniture pieces can be tricky. Learn how to look at construction and components that provide useful dating clues.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWondering what type of old furniture foot that is? See examples of a number of different styles of feet used on antique pieces.
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2017-02-20T11:11:29ZDiscover the varied wares by the German company Gebruder Heubach including dolls, figurines, piano babies, and Christmas decorations.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZMost people have at least one or two old magazines laying around, but are the worth anything? Learn more about what's collectible, and what's not.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWondering how much Fenton glass is worth? Use this guide to help you identify and value antique and collectible Fenton glassware.
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2017-02-20T11:11:29ZHow much do you think your antique stoneware crocks and jugs are worth? Find out about the values of a number of different styles here.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZA guide to help you identify and value your silver plated antiques.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZValue, price and identify your antique and collectible glassware ranging from art glass to Depression glass with these guides.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZNothing brightens a room quite like the beauty of cobalt blue Depression glass. Learn more about it, including reproductions, here.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZConsidering scrap value for sterling silver? This online price guide helps you value your sterling silver wares before you destroy a valuable antique.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLearn about American antiques, from the 17th century to the 20th century. Links go to other articles on 350 years' worth of American antiques.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZMany people wonder if old plastic items they own might be made of Bakelite. Learn more about using all your senses to test Bakelite for authenticity.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZDepression glass in pink always has a following with collectors. Find out more about popular patterns, prices and reproductions here.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZPeruse this slideshow to help you identify and value your Roseville Pottery pieces. Includes popular, more common patterns along with rarities.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZHere is a list of many types of antique chair styles developed in Europe and the United States over the past 300 years, and how to identify them.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZTrying to identify an antique couch, settee, or daybed? Look at 11 options ranging from the Davenport and Chesterfield to the Méridienne and Récamier.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZAntique & Collectible Jewelry Price and Value Guides
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZFrom dainty teapoy to massive trestle, this article lists a range of antique tables and how to identify them, with links to more about each variety.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZFenton Art Glass was made for 106 years and the older pieces can be quite valuable. Learn about collecting Fenton glassware and its value here.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLearn about collectible Roseville pottery through this overview feature including information on reproductions and values.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWondering how to get started valuing antiques and collectibles? With a few basic tips, you'll be determining values like a pro in no time.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZA gallery of illustrated marks to help you identify antique and collectible pottery and porcelain.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZIs your silver item really sterling? Find out more about what qualifies as sterling silver, and how different silver-colored antiques are marked.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWondering about the value of milk glass? This guide will help you identify and value select milk glass pieces made by Westmoreland, Fenton and others.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWondering what the Capodimonte crown and Neopolitan N mark looks like? Find out here. Page 12.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZNeed some help figuring out what type of antique accent table to you? Take a look at this side show to see a number of varied styles.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZUseful items such as calendars don't always strike people as collectible, but they can be. Find out what makes an old calendar valuable here.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWondering how much your antique rug is worth? Antique rugs can be difficult to value without the help of an expert. Find out why.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLearn more about Hazel Atlas and their colorful Depression glass patterns here.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZNeed some hints on how to buy vintage costume jewelry for yourself or as a gift? Take a look at these helpful hints.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZDid you know it takes a touch of gold to make cranberry red glass? Learn more about its history and recognizing quality pieces here.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZMilk glass has a long and varied past. Learn more about old and new milk glass here.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZSaving photographs for future generations means more than sticking them in an album. Learn how to preserve your family's keepsake photos.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZCondition is the single most important factor in valuing antiques and collectibles. Find out why with this article from About.com's antiques guide.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWondering what's collectible in the realm of Fire-King glass? Find out what to look for and what it's worth here.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWondering about the mark T&V Limoges France? Find out which company used it here. Page 49.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWhat does rolled gold mean in jewelery? Rolled gold refers to one of the first, and most successful, imitations of solid gold.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWant to start an antique collection, but don't have lots of cash to spare? Here are five ideas for collecting antiques on a budget!
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWondering how much your Bakelite jewelry is worth? Use this guide to help you identify and price vintage Bakelite jewelry.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZThis is your source for identifying Depression glass patterns, researching values, and learning more about this history of Depression-era glassware.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZBeginning to research a Haviland Limoges china pattern? Read this overview first to take in some key points that will help.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZHave you ever found a star mark with the word Limoges within the seven points? See if it's the Coiffe mark here. Page 13.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWondering what style of antique upholstered chair you have on your hands? Take a look at a number of different styles for some clues.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZHave you ever wondered what makes a collectible, well, collectible? It's actually a lot simpler than defining what classifies as antique.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZDating Capodimonte Italian porcelain can be tricky. Learn what to look for in the oldest and newer pieces through this slideshow feature.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZDepression era furniture hasn't always been ultra popular, but it is gaining a following as more dealers stock their booths with these pieces.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZYou've heard that refinishing old furniture can diminish the value. So when is it okay to clean, repair and refinish an antique? Find out here.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZThis list provides some of the best places online to research vintage costume jewelry manufactured by the Miriam Haskell company.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLearn about Shaker chairs beyond the ubiquitous ladder-back style through this illustrated article.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZCrown Potteries Co. Made in U.S.A. Mark. Page 14.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZStarting with Bisque The word bisque is derived from porcelain being left in the âbiscuitâ stage of manufacture.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZThe Internet can be a useful tool in antique research, but sometimes you have to think outside normal parameters to get the most from your quest for information. Let these helpful hints guide you as you learn from resources the Web has to offer.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWondering about the porcelain mark W.G. & Co.? Find out which manufacturer used this mark here. Page 54.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZToo shy to ask for a discount on antiques and collectibles? Don't be! With these haggling tactics, you'll be bargaining like a pro in no time.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZDaybeds have taken many forms over the years. Stretch out through three centuries’ worth of antique European and American daybeds, ancestors of our contemporary recliners. Learn the difference between different types of daybeds and how they developed in this illustrated article.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZYou wouldn't ruin an antique or collectible intentionally, right? Learn how to avoid hurtful situations when it comes to antiques.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWondering what kind of antique dining table you have on your hands? Take a look at this feature for several unique examples.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZWant to collect a few pieces of antique silver or silver plate, but have to clue how to get started? Read on for smart ideas.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZThe marks used by Weller vary as almost much as the styles. Learn to identify and date Weller Pottery marks with this list of mark examples.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZThe 19th century saw wave after wave of Revival styles, as furniture makers systematically pillaged the past for ideas. This article contains descriptions of several Revival styles beloved by the Victorians.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZShopping for antique furniture can be confusing. Learn how to identify highboys, wardrobes, sideboards, chifforobes, chiffoniers and more.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLearn to identify Roseville reproductions, comparing old and new pieces.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZThink vintage costume jewelry is old news? You might think again after reading about these fun figurals in all price ranges - from $5-$5,000!
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZSo 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.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZSome antique desks don't really look like desks at first glance. Learn to identify a number of different desk styles here.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZIdentifying an authentic piece designed by Charles and Ray Eames can be tricky. Look at several ways to authenticate a genuine Eames furniture.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLearn about the historic Windsor chair, and how it was born in England but refined in the colonies.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZOld postcards from the early 1900s provide a beautiful window into the past. Learn more about collecting old postcards including where to find them.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLots of antiques and collectibles were made of celluloid, but there are some cautions to consider when adding these items to a collection.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLearn to identify the main characteristics of Shaker furniture and how the style evolved along with some background about this religious sect.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZHave an old telephone but don't know what the style is called? This pictorial guide can help you identify your antique wall phone.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLearn about the most popular and valuable types of vintage sheet music.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZThe Federal period in American furniture history can be a bit confusing when it comes to understanding Neoclassical influences and the work of Hepplewhite and Sheraton. Learn more about it here.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZSee an example of Federal Glass Company's famous shield mark. Page 5.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLearn more about Hall China with this introduction filled with interesting facts about the company and its varied wares.
2017-02-20T11:11:29ZLearn about Hubley Manufacturing Company cast iron toys, doorstops and collectibles including a Popeye motorcycle toy selling for more than $10,000.