Published: Thu, 08 Dec 2016 11:07:56 +0000
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZLearn how much your vintage costume jewelry is worth through this pictorial price guide.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZSelling an antique to a dealer can be a great option for garnering quick cash. Peruse these four points for successfully selling antiques to dealers.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZUse this online guide to help you value and identify your Depression glass pieces including pink, green, cobalt blue, and amber.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering how to identify Chippendale furniture? Learn to recognize Chippendale style looking at legs, feet, and other distinguishing features.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering how much those old Christmas ornaments you found in grandma's attic are worth? Here's a good starting point for researching values.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZRecognizing Queen Anne style furniture looking at legs, feet, and other distinguishing features.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZThis illustrated guide to Depression glass will help you identify popular patterns including American, Sweetheart, Cameo, Mayfair and others.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering how much your Limoges porcelain might be worth? Take a look at these pieces with selling prices to get an idea of the value.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZLearning 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.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZA gallery of illustrated marks to help you identify antique and collectible pottery and porcelain.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZSee examples of several well-known Capodimonte marks to help you learn how to identify and date this type of popular Italian porcelain.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZFurniture legs can help you identify and date antique pieces. See nine different styles you need to know here.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZCapodimonte: a regal name with a royal past. Learn more about the porcelain treasures bearing the Capodimonte name.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZLearn about the history of Depression-era glass, and get tips on how to start your own Depression glass collection.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZLearn about the influence of period furniture celebrity Thomas Sheraton and how to recognize the style that carries his name.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZMany different companies made carnival glass back in the day. Use this online guide to assist in identifying and valuing your pieces.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZNeed help pricing an antique pocket watch? Use this illustrated guide to help you value your antique pocket watches.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZDetermining the date of old furniture pieces can be tricky. Learn how to look at construction and components that provide useful dating clues.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering exactly what Eastlake furniture looks like? This step-by-step feature will answer your questions.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering what type of old furniture foot that is? See examples of a number of different styles of feet used on antique pieces.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWilliam 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.
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2016-12-08T11:07:56ZThis useful list of links will help you research silver and silverplated wares, including maker's marks, hallmarks and values, online.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZMany people don't realize that Limoges is a region in France rather than a company. Learn more about this popular decorative antique porcelain.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZHow much do you think your antique stoneware crocks and jugs are worth? Find out about the values of a number of different styles here.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZDiscover the varied wares by the German company Gebruder Heubach including dolls, figurines, piano babies, and Christmas decorations.
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2016-12-08T11:07:56ZLearn about American antiques, from the 17th century to the 20th century. Links go to other articles on 350 years' worth of American antiques.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZMost 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.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering how much Fenton glass is worth? Use this guide to help you identify and value antique and collectible Fenton glassware.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZValue, price and identify your antique and collectible glassware ranging from art glass to Depression glass with these guides.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZHere 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.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZPeruse this slideshow to help you identify and value your Roseville Pottery pieces. Includes popular, more common patterns along with rarities.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZFrom 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.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZA guide to help you identify and value your silver plated antiques.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZConsidering scrap value for sterling silver? This online price guide helps you value your sterling silver wares before you destroy a valuable antique.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZThe mid-20th century lady was captured beautifully in the ceramic head vase. Learn more about what's desirable in this collecting genre.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZNothing brightens a room quite like the beauty of cobalt blue Depression glass. Learn more about it, including reproductions, here.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZIs Bakelite a mystery you'd love to solve? Take a look at this article for information on testing, distinguishing fakes and collecting Bakelite Jewelry.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZUse this guide to identify, price and value your Coca-Cola and Coke antiques and collectibles.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZLearn about collectible Roseville pottery through this overview feature including information on reproductions and values.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZMany 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.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZUseful items such as calendars don't always strike people as collectible, but they can be. Find out what makes an old calendar valuable here.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZFenton Art Glass was made for 106 years and the older pieces can be quite valuable. Learn about collecting Fenton glassware and its value here.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering what style of antique upholstered chair you have on your hands? Take a look at a number of different styles for some clues.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZTrying to identify an antique couch, settee, or daybed? Look at 11 options ranging from the Davenport and Chesterfield to the Méridienne and Récamier.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering about the value of milk glass? This guide will help you identify and value select milk glass pieces made by Westmoreland, Fenton and others.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZDid you know it takes a touch of gold to make cranberry red glass? Learn more about its history and recognizing quality pieces here.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZDepression glass in pink always has a following. Find out more about popular patterns, prices and reproductions here.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZDepression era furniture hasn't always been ultra popular, but it is gaining a following as more dealers stock their booths with these pieces.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZIs your silver item really sterling? Find out more about what qualifies as sterling silver, and how different silver-colored antiques are marked.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZMilk glass has a long and varied past. Learn more about old and new milk glass here.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZThis is your source for identifying Depression glass patterns, researching values, and learning more about this history of Depression-era glassware.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZUse this illustrated gallery of marks to help you identify your antique and collectible glassware.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZIt's important to be able to recognize and grade antique furniture from masterpiece to mediocre.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWant to start an antique collection, but don't have lots of cash to spare? Here are five ideas for collecting antiques on a budget!
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering what the Capodimonte crown and Neopolitan N mark looks like? Find out here. Page 12.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZLearning how to store photographs for future generations means more than sticking them in an album. Learn how you can preserve your families keepsake photos for posterity.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering what's collectible in the realm of Fire-King glass? Find out what to look for and what it's worth here.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering how much your antique rug is worth? Antique rugs can be difficult to value without the help of an expert.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering how to get started valuing antiques and collectibles? With a few basic tips, you'll be determining values like a pro in no time.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering about the mark T&V Limoges France? Find out which company used it here. Page 49.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZNeed 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.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZBeginning to research a Haviland Limoges china pattern? Read this overview first to take in some key points that will help.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZDaybeds 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.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZHave an old telephone but don't know what the style is called? This pictorial guide can help you identify your antique wall phone.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZHow much is your antique and collectible pottery and porcelain worth? Take a look at a number of different online value guides here.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZNeed some hints on how to buy vintage costume jewelry for yourself or as a gift? Take a look at these helpful hints.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZHave you ever wondered what makes a collectible, well, collectible? It's actually a lot simpler than defining what classifies as antique.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZLearn about the historic Windsor chair, and how it was born in England but refined in the colonies.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZLearn to identify Roseville reproductions, comparing old and new pieces.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZOne of the most recognizable brands of all time, Coke and Coca-Cola have wide appeal to collectors. Learn more about these advertising collectibles here.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZSo 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.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZSee an example of Federal Glass Company's famous shield mark. Page 5.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZCoin jewelry dates back to ancient times, but collectors most often seek and find pieces made from the Victorian era through the 1960s.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZThis introduction to Westmoreland Glass Company includes history, information on their milk glass wares, and marks used by the company.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZCondition is the single most important factor in valuing antiques and collectibles. Find out why with this article from About.com's antiques guide.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZIdentifying an authentic piece designed by Charles and Ray Eames can be tricky. Look at several ways to authenticate a genuine Eames furniture.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZToo 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.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZThis list provides some of the best places online to research vintage costume jewelry manufactured by the Miriam Haskell company.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering how much your Bakelite jewelry is worth? Use this guide to help you identify and price vintage Bakelite jewelry.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZLearn more about Hazel Atlas and their colorful Depression glass patterns here.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZGlass candy containers made from the early 1900s through the 1940s doubled as toys for children. Learn more about how much they are worth today.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZCrown Potteries Co. Made in U.S.A. Mark. Page 14.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZThe 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.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZLearn about Shaker chairs beyond the ubiquitous ladder-back style through this illustrated article.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZYou'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.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZDating Capodimonte Italian porcelain can be tricky. Learn what to look for in the oldest and newer pieces through this slideshow feature.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZExactly what is pressed glass, and is the same as molded glass? Learn more about how this glass is made, and what qualifies as pressed glass.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering about the porcelain mark W.G. & Co.? Find out which manufacturer used this mark here. Page 54.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWant to collect a few pieces of antique silver or silver plate, but have to clue how to get started? Read on for smart ideas.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZHave you ever found a star mark with the word Limoges within the seven points? See if it's the Coiffe mark here. Page 13.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWhat does rolled gold mean in jewelery? Rolled gold refers to one of the first, and most successful, imitations of solid gold.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWhether a brief review or intro to this company, learn more about Hall China with this list of interesting facts about the company and its wares.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWant to learn more about antique furniture? Start with this glossary of furniture terms linking to articles with illustrations.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZGlassware Maker's Marks and Signatures Gallery - Fenton Glass Company. Page 6.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZThe 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.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZEmpire, a style originating in France, was popular in America in the early- to mid-1800s.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZWondering how much Victorian antique furniture is worth? Consult this guide to help you identify and value your antiques.
2016-12-08T11:07:56ZStarting with Bisque The word bisque is derived from porcelain being left in the âbiscuitâ stage of manufacture.