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Price and Value Guides for Collectibles and...
Free prices and values of collectibles, memorabilia and antiques online.
Everything You Need to Know About Ty Beanie...
From the hot phenomena of the 1990s to the still popular plush toys, Beanie Babies still have their avid fans and collectors.
Everything You Need to Know About Avon...
One of the more popular collectible searches continues to be Avon and Avon collectibles. Here are some links that will help you in your search to find out more.
Where to Sell Your Beanie Babies
I have quite a few of mint condition beanie babies, who can i sell them to for the best price for me?
Marble Pictures and Prices
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices!
Check Auction Prices for Vintage Elvis Records
According to the official Elvis Presley web site he sold over one billion records, with 150 albums and singles. Presley had 14 Grammy nominations to his credit and starred in 33 films.
What Do Ty Beanie Babies Sell for on eBay?
Find out prices realized for online auctions of Ty Beanie Babies, a sampling of sold prices.
Avon Collectibles
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values.
Ty Beanie Babies, Twenty Years Later
Do you have any of the original nine beanie babies, do you even know what they are? Check out this list for the name of the now twenty year old beanie babies.
13 Ways to Sell Your Collection
Getting the best price depends on the venue chosen, e.g. don't sell autographs on a site that is heavy into toys or vice-versa. Do some research and find out where your type of collectors are hanging out and where they are buying.
Teapots Are Collectible, Too: Check Here for...
Teapots are both collectible and functional, check out these great pieces! Prices shown are suggested online sale prices.
Assortment of Oxblood Marbles
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 10.
Christensen Agate Swirl Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 7.
These Collectible Baseball Cards Still Bring In...
A sampling of prices realized at online auctions for rare and hard-to-find baseball cards.
Black and White Navarre Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 8.
Do You Collect Cookie Jars? Check These...
Everyone smiles when they see a cookie jar collection! Many are transported back to their grandma's kitchen and getting home baked cookies from that special jars. And that's how many jar collections get started, collecting their childhood memories!
End of Day Onion Skin Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 11.
Machine-Made Swirl Marbles
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 6.
Check Out How Much Diecast Vehicles Go for at...
Hallmark diecast, hot wheels, collecting diecast vehicles.
Two-sided Sulphide Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 12.
Boxed Marble Games
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 9.
Two Blue Marbles
Marbles are part of a wide variety (865 Lots) of toys, trains, die cast vehicles and figures was auctioned Live on eBay October 26, 2003. Page 20.
Single Pontil Birdcage Marble
A single pintail birdcage marble sold at Morphy's for almost $8000. Page 21.
Ribbon Core Swirl Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 14.
Marble Tournament Medal
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 13.
Christensen Agate Banded Transparent Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 5.
Marble Boxes
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 15.
Your Price and Value Guide for Toy Collectibles
Toy Miscellaneous Collectibles Value Guides
Marble King Marbles w/Original Box
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 16.
Exhibit of Early Marbles at GEM
Geppi's Entertainment Museum, A Photo Tour of the Pop Culture Museum Early Toys in American History. Page 19.
Indian Mag Lite Marble
Monumental Indian “Mag Lite” marble. Page 18.
Onion Skin Blizzard Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices!
Beanie Baby Prices Update and the Internet
Don't believe everything you read on the Internet about beanie babies, unfortunately they are not always worth thousands of dollars, in fact they rarely are!
Gallery of Antique Teapot Pictures and Values
An assortment of teapot pictures and prices for antique collectors.
Onionskin Swirl Marble
toys boat train marble collecting antique toys. Page 17.
10 Ways to Ruin Your Garage or Tag Sale
Selling stuff at a garage sale and wonder why you don't make much money? Perhaps your strategy is all wrong.
Solid Core Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 3.
McCoy Cookie Jar Gallery: Pictures and Prices
McCoy Cookie Jar Gallery: Pictures and Values
Eight Uses for those Old TY Beanie Babies
Collecting Beanie Babies, not quite the lucrative hobby it once was.
Onion Skin Mica Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 2.
Sulphide Frog Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 4.
Online Auction Websites
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Top 10 Beginner Tips to Smart Collecting!
The beginners guide to collecting, what to buy to start a collection.
The Lefton Company
The Lefton Company has always enjoyed a wonderful reputation amongst collectors and the company's different lines have been as diverse as collectors are.
Limited Edition
Limited Edition - Definition of the Term LIMITED EDITION - Collectibles Glossary
Tips on Caring for, Buying and Authenticating...
Hummel figurines are adorable, but there is nothing adorable when one breaks or gets chipped! Be sure to take care of your Hummels and other fine ceramic figurines with these hints.
Disney Collectibles: Online Price and Value...
How can you not smile when looking at a Disney piece of art, collectible or cartoon? The entire Disney market is a collecting dream, everything is collectible with vintage pieces becoming more valuable every year.
Avon Bishop II Chess Bottle
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 8.
Best Place to Sell Online for Antiques/Collecti...
Readers' Choice Awards -- Readers' Choice for Best Place to Sell Collectibles
Avon Cape Cod Sugar & Creamer
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 3.
McCoy Mammy
Collecting Black McCoy Mammy Cookie jars. Page 4.
Company Profile: McCoy Pottery
McCoy Pottery never patented their designs, which today has opened a floodgate of copycats and fake-makers! The popular company's name is also used to sell auction items, not everything is a McCoy piece. Although it would be hard to prove to sellers.
Avon Cape Cod Plate
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values.
McCoy Clown in a Barrel Cookie Jar - RARE
McCoy Cookie Jar Gallery: Pictures and Values. Page 2.
Avon Cape Cod Bowl
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 2.
Avon Skater's Waltz
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 7.
Selling Gold Jewelry
Should You Sell Your Gold Jewelry?
The Boyds Collection Ltd
Boyds Collection Ltd
Avon Sharing The Christmas Spirit
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 4.
Book Resources, Reviews and Price Guides
When it comes right down to it, to decide on a true value remember it always takes a seller and a buyer agreeing on a price.
Stawberry Shortcake, My Little Pony and Care...
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.
Prices Realized: Shirley Temple Dolls
Shirley Temple dolls are still sought eagerly by collectors today, find out some recent prices.
Vintage T-Shirts Prices Realized
Who would have thought those t-shirts we picked up at concerts years ago would be worth so much now? That is if you didn't turn them into dustrags or horrors -- something to wash the car!Today the vintage shirtsfrom rock concerts in the seventies and eighties are hot, make that very hot! So it's time to dig through the closet and see if you still have one or two left. Or perhaps it's time to re-live those days with by buying back those carefree days.
Ronald McDonald Collectibles Prices and Values
Instantly recognizable to kids world-wide, Ronald McDonald is more than a smiling face, which makes him -- a collecting icon!
Beanie Babies Price Updates
Interested in selling a few Beanie Babies, check out some of the sold prices for the months September and October 2013.
Avon Cable Car Cologne
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 6.
Frankoma Pottery Prices and Values
Prices realized for Frankoma pottery online auctions (Dec 2004/Jan 2005).
M.I. Hummel and Goebel
There is no doubt what a Hummel is. And even though there have been hundreds of pieces with numerous figurines made in different sizes over the years and many other companies trying to cash in on their popularlity by making copies --the popularity of these charming Bavarian children has not diminished.
Ty Princess Beanie
The ty princess beanie is one of the most confusing to collectors when trying to figure out values. The sad part is they are not worth what most people think and will not send your kids to college.
Roseville Pottery
This page includes a timeline and description of Roseville Pottery, including prices (as of March 2006), how to detect fakes, and a list of relevant books.
What is Mid-Century Modern?
Mid-Century modern is a period in design history that describes the post-World War II period of exuberant, sleek, elegant and functional furniture, architecture and home accessories that filled suburban homes. Top designers include Ray and Charles Eames, George Nelson and others.
Shawnee Pottery: Facts, Trivia and Collectibles
Shawnee pottery was in business form 1937 though 1961 and is a favorite pick of pottery collectors.
Tips for Having a Successful Garage Sale or Tag...
My top tips for having a successful Garage or Tag Sale. Selling online is not always the best answer.
Old Woman Teapot
Disney Vandor and Dept 56 teapot collecting. Page 9.
McCoy Happy Face Cookie Jar
McCoy Cookie Jar Gallery: Pictures and Values. Page 5.
Who's Who in California Pottery Companies, Part I
The list of California Potteries numbers well over 1000, this list helps with a short brief on some of the more popular ones from A to H.
Enjoying the Night Before Christmas
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 5.
Hall's Autumn Leaf Teapot
A Gallery of Antique Teapot Pictures and Suggested Values, Autumn Leaf Teapot. Page 8.
Belleek Limpet Teapot
A Gallery of Antique Teapot Pictures and Suggested Values, Belleek Limpet Teapot. Page 7.
Frankoma DEM and GOP 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.
Antique Tools and Unusual Items Prices/ Values
Pictures and price for antique tools, unusual items and weird stuff!
Hall Crocus Football Teapot
A Gallery of Antique Teapot Pictures and Suggested Values, Hall Crocus Football Teapot. Page 6.
G.I. Joe Pictures and Prices
Have some old GI Joes in the closet? Maybe you've hit the jackpot?
Antique and Tin Toys Price / Value Guides
Vintage tin toys can be pricey to downright expensive. Find out more about the prices for these amazing and rare toys.
G.I. Joe Jeep
Prices and Values for G.I. Joe Collectibles. Page 3.
M.I.Hummel Figurines
M I Hummel Figurines The M.I.Hummel club is probably the longest running collector club in existence and no wonder, look at many of the great pieces available as club exclusives.
How To Find Out What It's Worth
A simple How-To to on finding value of your collectibles, from your About.com Guide to Collectibles.
Little Red Riding Hood Jars
There are many variations of Hull and Regal Little Red Riding Hood jars, the value of the jar depends on the decoration.
Corning Ware Cookware Pictures and Price Guides
Corning Ware has been a staple in the American kitchen since the late 1950s. In the sixties and seventies when got married or started setting up a kitchen you got Corning Ware, it's as simple as that.
Meissen Flowered Antique Teapot
A Gallery of Antique Teapot Pictures and Suggested Values. Page 4.
Take the Disney Tough Movie Trivia Quiz
How well do you know your Disney Movies? Take the Tough Trivia Test
How to Date Antique and Collectible Porcelain
Figuring out antique items is like being in a mystery, learning how to decipher all those little marks and numbers is the key to figuring out exactly what you have.
Prices Realized: Mr. Peanut Collectibles
A favorite among advertising collectors, the Mr. Peanut icon will soon be celebrating 100 years and he still looks great.
Frankoma Pottery
Frankoma Pottery -- an American pottery made in Oklahoma and started in 1933.
McCoy Cauliflower Mammy
There were only two black Mammy style cookie jars made by McCoy, but you would be hard pressed to prove it by looking online. Page 3.
Frankoma White Buffalo Figure
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.
Big Bang Theory Batman Cookie Jar
It's the perfect storm in collecting. A cookie jar from a well-known manufacturer, one of the most popular shows on TV and a super-hero all rolled into one.
Little Red Riding Hood Cookie Jars
Little Red Riding Hood jars are some of the most popular jars among collectors. But it starts getting pretty confusing when trying to figure out values or just what you have.
Fake vs Real Winnie Pigs
Although the jar on the left looks pretty good in the picture, it is a fake jar and probably worth $25
Learn About Collecting G.I. Joe, the Original...
G. I. Joe, G. I. Joe, Fight man from head to toe. On the land, on the sea, in the air
The Real McCoys: Is it Authentic or is it a Fake?
McCoy and Cookie Jars go together and because they do, many unscrupulous sellers try to take advantage of collectors. This is especially prevalent through Internet sales when buyers think they are bidding or purchasing an authentic jar from the real McCoy company.
Morphy's Marble Auction
Don't believe that marbles are not? Just check out the prices for these beauties.
A Beginners Guide to Sports Card Collecting
Sports Card Collecting -- An Beginners Guide to Sports Card Collecting
Who's Who in California Pottery Companies, Part...
The list of California Potteries numbers well over 1000, this list helps with a short brief on some of the more popular ones from I to Z
Original G.I. Joe Set
Prices and Values for G.I. Joe Collectibles. Page 2.
A - Z Prices Online: Advertising Stuff
Advertising Price and Value Guides online: Fine out what it's worth or what the stuff sold for. Includes Coca Cola, M & M Pillsbury doughboy and more.
Facts About Fenton Glass
Facts About Fenton Art Glass. Collectibles.
Rare Teddy Bears and Hot Prices
What's it worth? What did it sell for? Those are questions always asked about our collectibles. Shown are some interesting dolls and bears auctioned and the high prices they sold for.
Compare Cast Iron Mammy Banks
Black Memorabila Collectibles Index. Page 8.
McCoy Pottery Marks
An index of McCoy Pottery marks.
Walt Disney Auction Prices Realized
Prices Realized: Mickey Mouse Collectibles and Memorabilia including illustrations, ceramic and tin toys.
Sad Iron Pictures and Prices
Collectible Sad Irons - pictures and prices
McCoy Squirrel Cookie Jar
McCoy Cookie Jar Gallery: Pictures and Values. Page 7.
What's a Collectible?
The word collectible brings something different to anyone who thinks about it. Ask a non-collector what a collectible is and they will probably mention little figurines that are specifically marketed as collectibles or its more likely they will mention Beanie Babies! Sometimes the non-collector will say mention stamps, coins or even rocks and sea shells. It's always a particular thing
Perfume Bottle Pictures and Values
Beautiful perfume bottles auction with pictures and prices.
Collecting Elvis Presley Memorabilia and...
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
McCoy Raggedy Ann
A look at licensed Raggedy Ann and Andy jars, as well as other Rag Doll jars available over the years. Page 14.
Prairie Green 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.
Puss 'n Boots
Puss 'n Boots is another jar that comes in numerous variations, decals and gold trims. There are two
Hall Red Poppy Airflow Teapot
A Gallery of Antique Teapot Pictures and Suggested Values. Page 5.
McCoy Barnum Animal Crackers
McCoy Cookie Jar Gallery: Pictures and Values. Page 8.
Prairie Green Bulbous 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.
Kitchen Tools Pictures and Prices
Pictures and Prices of Antique Kitchen Tools and Utensils
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.
McCoy Globe Cookie Jar
McCoy Cookie Jar Gallery: Pictures and Values. Page 6.
Shawnee Granny Ann Teapot
A Gallery of Antique Teapot Pictures and Suggested Values. Page 3.
Red Wing Pottery Profile
Red Wing Pottery from Minnesota is well known among antiquers and collectors, the salt-glazed pottery can command prices in the thousands.
Prices Realized: Disney Snowglobes
Although I am not sure when the first Disney snowglobe was produced, they're very popular as evidenced by these prices realized at online auctions.
Rare Glass and Pottery, Hot Prices on eBay
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Holt Howard Ceramics – Who is Holt Howard?
The whimsical Pixieware, cats, roosters and Christmas ceramics produced by Holt-Howard during the post-World War II years have become increasingly hot items for collectors, even during the Great Recession. Why? Maybe it’s their atomic-modern shapes, comical painted faces or all-around charm and rarity for a near-mint piece. Let’s find out more about the company and the man or men behind the name: Holt Howard.
Snoopy Doghouse McCoy Cookie Jar
McCoy Snoopy Doghouse Cookie Jar made for Sears, Roebuck & Co. Page 12.
Shawnee Tom the Piper's Son Teapot
A Gallery of Antique Teapot Pictures and Suggested Values. Page 2.
One Man's Junk is Another Man's Treasure
What distinguishes a collectible from ordinary rubbish is not always clear. Nonetheless, there are two primary characteristics that collectible items share: desirability and rarity.
McCoy Carousel Cookie Jar
McCoy Cookie Jar Gallery: Pictures and Values. Page 13.
McCoy Lovebirds Cookie Jar
Penguin Lovebirds Cookie Jar by McCoy. Page 18.
McCoy Quaker Oats Cookie Jar
McCoy Cookie Jar Gallery: Pictures and Values. Page 9.
Toys: Howdy Doody Memorabilia -- Prices and...
Prices realized for toys such as Howdy Doody and the character toys from his show. See what your old treasures might be worth
McCoy Pottery Resources
The top resources for McCoy Pottery
GI Joe Prototype
Geppi's Entertainment Museum, A Photo Tour of the Pop Culture Museum, GI Joe Prototype. Page 4.
Santa Bank Head Cookie Jar
McCoy Santa Bank Cookie Jar from the Charlie Snyder Cookie Jar Auction Prices and Pictures. Page 17.
Corning Ware Prices Realized
More about Corning Ware and prices realized online.
Shawnee Bank Head Jars
Shawnee Winnie and Smiley bank head jars in the butterscotch color. Page 11.
J.W. McCoy Willow Ware
Collecting J.W. McCoy Willow Ware. Page 15.
McCoy Coalby Cat
If there is one cookie jar you need for Halloween, I think it should be a black cat jar! And this is one of the best, a vintage McCoy Coalby Cat. Page 16.
Planters Peanuts Pictures and Prices
With a jaunty monocle, a spiffy top hat and great shoes, Mr. Peanut burst on the scene almost 100 years ago . . and he's still popular today!
Identifying Marks on Collectibles - Identify...
How to search for and identify your collectibles. Figure out values and what an items is worth
8 Things You Should Know When Collecting...
The key to collecting autographs by mail is constantly educating yourself, whether it is learning about fakes or keeping up to date on who is signing through the mail.
Robert Raikes Collectibles Bears and Dolls
Adorable Robert Raikes Collectible bears and dolls are popular with bear and doll collectors.
Cookie Jars - Price Guide for Cookie Jars
An Easy to Use Guide of Cookie Jar Pictures, Pottery Companies and Value Guides Starting with D
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