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Collectibles: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
Price and Value Guides for Collectibles and...
Free prices and values of collectibles, memorabilia and antiques online.
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?
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.
Marble Pictures and Prices
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices!
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.
13 Ways to Sell Your Stuff!
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.
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.
M.I.Hummels Marks of Authenticity -- Dating...
M.I.Hummels Marks of Authenticity, figure out when your pieces were made by using the chart marks to identify your figurines.
What Do Ty Beanie Babies Sell for on eBay?
A sampling of prices for Ty Beanie Babies. Page 2.
Faberge Eggs
Faberge Eggs from Carl Faberge, Imperial eggs were the gifts of the Czars and while we can't afford the real thing, reproductions are available, albeit still costly.
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.
Avon Collectibles
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values.
Elvis Presley Records and Prices
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.
Cookie Jar Collecting Resources
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!
Take the Disney Tough Movie Trivia Quiz
How well do you know your Disney Movies? Take the Tough Trivia Test
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.
Teapot Pictures and Values
Teapots are both collectible and functional, check out these great pieces! Prices shown are suggested online sale prices.
Best Place to Sell Online for Antiques/Collecti...
Readers' Choice Awards -- Readers' Choice for Best Place to Sell Collectibles
A Chat with the Auction Hunters from Spike TV
Allen Haff and Ton Jones in Auction Hunters. Page 2.
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.
Gallery of Antique Teapot Pictures and Values
An assortment of teapot pictures and prices for antique collectors.
Baseball Card Prices and Values
A sampling of prices realized at online auctions for rare and hard-to-find baseball cards.
Christensen Agate Swirl Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 7.
Assortment of Oxblood Marbles
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 10.
Top 10 Beginner Tips to Smart Collecting!
The beginners guide to collecting, what to buy to start a collection.
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.
Onion Skin Blizzard Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices!
Eight 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.
Identifying Marks on Collectibles - Identify...
How to search for and identify your collectibles. Figure out values and what an items is worth
Diecast Vehicle Auction Prices
Hallmark diecast, hot wheels, collecting diecast vehicles.
Online Auction Websites
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Avon Cape Cod Plate
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values.
Machine-Made Swirl Marbles
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 6.
End of Day Onion Skin Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 11.
Black and White Navarre Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 8.
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.
Toy Collectibles Price and Value Guides
Toy Miscellaneous Collectibles Value Guides
McCoy Cookie Jar Gallery: Pictures and Prices
McCoy Cookie Jar Gallery: Pictures and Values
Christensen Agate Banded Transparent Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 5.
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.
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!
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.
Shawnee Pottery: Facts, Trivia and Collectibles
Shawnee pottery was in business form 1937 though 1961 and is a favorite pick of pottery collectors.
Two-sided Sulphide Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 12.
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.
The Boyds Collection Ltd
Boyds Collection Ltd
Elvis Presley - Elvis Presley Trivia Quiz
Do You Know Your Elvis? Take the Elvis Trivia Quiz! Sorry, but this quiz requires that you have javascript
Ribbon Core Swirl Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 14.
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.
Collecting G.I. Joe Action Figures
In 1982 G. I. Joe showed up again, this time as a 3 3/4" figure. Over the years Joe has come and gone
Solid Core Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 3.
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 shirts from 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.
Boxed Marble Games
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 9.
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.
Frankoma Pottery
Frankoma Pottery -- an American pottery made in Oklahoma and started in 1933.
Onion Skin Mica Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 2.
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.
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
Marble Tournament Medal
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 13.
Marble Boxes
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 15.
Onionskin Swirl Marble
toys boat train marble collecting antique toys. Page 17.
Sulphide Frog Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 4.
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.
Marble King Marbles w/Original Box
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 16.
Roseville Pottery
Although Roseville jars look similar to each other, there are five different shapes -- check the handles to see the biggest difference in the designs.
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.
Single Pontil Birdcage Marble
A single pintail birdcage marble sold at Morphy's for almost $8000. Page 21.
Masters of the Universe, He-Man Prices/Values
Mattel's Masters of the Universe's He-Man was a popular action figure produced from the early eighties through 1992 and again in 2002 for three years.
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!
What is this Mystery Antique?
Mystery Antique - What is this Mystery Antique?
Indian Mag Lite Marble
Monumental Indian “Mag Lite” marble. Page 18.
Avon Cape Cod Sugar & Creamer
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 3.
Warman's Little Golden Books Identification and...
Warman's Little Golden Books Identification and Price Guide -- Little Golden Books are one of my top picks for folks looking for a fun and affordable collectible.
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.
Avon Cape Cod Bowl
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 2.
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.
Limoges Porcelain Boxes
Say the word Limoges and everyone knows what you are talking about. But did you realize Limoges can encompass any number of manufacturers or artisans making these pieces?
Frankoma Pottery Prices and Values
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.
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
A Beginners Guide to Sports Card Collecting
Sports Card Collecting -- An Beginners Guide to Sports Card Collecting
Lionel Train Top Auction Prices on eBay
Find out what was hot in the Lionel Train Categories over the years. Shown are a sampling of prices paid and date sold, for Lionel Trains.
eBay - Definition of eBay com
Definition of the term eBay. Collectibles.
Antique Tools and Unusual Items Prices/ Values
Pictures and price for antique tools, unusual items and weird stuff!
Eight Uses for those Old TY Beanie Babies
Collecting Beanie Babies, not quite the lucrative hobby it once was.
Avon Bishop II Chess Bottle
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 8.
Avon Cable Car Cologne
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 6.
Collecting Ideas for Kids of all Ages
kids collectibles toy happy meals stamps coins rocks
Avon Sharing The Christmas Spirit
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 4.
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.
Super Heroes Characters / Action Figure Values
Prices and price guides for action figures and super hero collectibles.
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.
Perfume Bottle Pictures and Values
Beautiful perfume bottles auction with pictures and prices.
Avon Skater's Waltz
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 7.
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.
Television Shows for Collectors
Television Shows for Collectors may not start out as being marketed to collectors, but there are certain shows we love to watch. Including the following ones in the article.
Prices Realized: Shirley Temple Dolls
Shirley Temple dolls are still sought eagerly by collectors today, find out some recent prices.
G.I. Joe Pictures and Prices
Have some old GI Joes in the closet? Maybe you've hit the jackpot?
Planters Peanuts Company
Who doesn't know Mr. Peanut? Mr. Peanut, an oldie but certainly a goody, has been around for almost 100 years.
Selling Vintage Scarves Online
Read the 10 tips to find out how best to sell vintage scarves. Page 4.
Sad Iron Pictures and Prices
Collectible Sad Irons - pictures and prices
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.
The Real McCoys Cookie Jars vs Reproduction...
The Real McCoys Cookie Jars vs Reproduction or Fake McCoy Cookie Jars
Treasure Hunting at Garage, Tag and Estate Sales
Garage/tag sales might not be the preferred method for finding your special collectibles, but it can happen, especially if you don't collect high-end items.
A - Z Prices Online: TOYS / LUNCHBOXES
Toy Price Guides online -- Find out what it's worth or what the toys sold for.
Enjoying the Night Before Christmas
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 5.
Vintage T-Shirt Gallery
Pictures and prices of popular collectibles.
Steiff
Steiff Toys -- over a century of the very best when it comes to plush toys.
Fitz and Floyd: Profile, Facts and Collectibles
When it comes to ceramic giftware and products, Fitz and Floyd set the standard a long time ago with quality and design that other companies strive to attain.
Collecting Autographed Baseballs
Find out more about collecting autographed baseaballs, how to get them signed, how to protect them and best way to display the balls.
Collecting Clubs and Associations: Abingdon -...
Collecting Clubs and Associations from A to Z: A
Comic Book Price Resources
Find out more about comic books are selling for over the past few years of listings.
Walt Disney Auction Prices Realized
Prices Realized: Mickey Mouse Collectibles and Memorabilia including illustrations, ceramic and tin toys.
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.
McCoy Mammy
Collecting Black McCoy Mammy Cookie jars. Page 4.
The Top 10 Star Wars Toys
Whats the holy grail in star wars toys and figures check out Krause's list in Toys and Prices 2005.
Collectible Gnomes
Gnomes have been collected for well over 100 years, learn more about the companies that made them.
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.
Howard Hughes and Katharine Hepburn
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Rare Glass and Pottery, Hot Prices on eBay
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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.
Beatles Prices and Values
If it's Beatles, it's collectible. Were you lucky enough to stash some stuff in the closet from the sixties?
McCoy Pottery Marks
An index of McCoy Pottery marks.
The Complete Guide to Corning Ware & Visions...
Back in the sixties and seventies, who would have ever thought those simple white and blue flowered saucepans and casseroles would one day be a hot collectible? Well, perhaps they are not hot yet, but they are sought after and selling for more than one might expect. Prices should only go up. Luckily there are enough common pieces to satisfy the casual collector and for those incurable collectors among us -- Coroneos documents those rare and unusual pieces that are hard to find.
Kitchen Tools Pictures and Prices
Pictures and Prices of Antique Kitchen Tools and Utensils
Shawnee Pottery Jars
Although everything "Shawnee" is collectible, the cookie jars are especially popular. The Smiley pig,
Shawnee King Corn Individual Teapot
A Gallery of Antique Teapot Pictures and Suggested Values
Robert Raikes Collectibles Bears and Dolls
Adorable Robert Raikes Collectible bears and dolls are popular with bear and doll collectors.
Collecting Disney
How can you not smile when looking at a Disney piece of art, collectible or cartoon? The entire Disney market is a dream, just about everything is collectible with vintage pieces becoming more valuable every year.
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.
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
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.
McCoy Pottery Resources
The top resources for McCoy Pottery
Blenko Glass
Collecting Blenko Glass. Collectibles.
Black Memorabila Collectibles Index
Black Memorabila Collectibles Index
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!
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.
Corning Ware Prices Realized
More about Corning Ware and prices realized online.
Household Tools and Sewing Tools
An unusual assortment of Sewing Tools, Household Items and Miscellaneous Tools
The \$6750 Cloverbud Smiley Pig
$6750. for a Smiley Pig by Shawnee, yes, you read that right. That was the price realized at the recent
Meissen Flowered Antique Teapot
A Gallery of Antique Teapot Pictures and Suggested Values. Page 4.
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.
Free USPS eBay Boxes
Order free priority mail boxes from the post office free. You can even get them with an eBay logo!
Shawnee Pottery Company
Prices or value guides are always subjective and in many cases argumentative. In the case of the following jars, Internet auctions, live auctions, antique mall prices and dealers input, all were used to come up with the values shown. Of course putting a price on something is always subjective and you need to two people to make it come true -- a seller and a BUYER!
The History of Treasure Craft
Learn more about Treasure Craft Pottery
Cookie Jars - Price Guide for Cookie Jars
An Easy to Use Guide of Cookie Jar Pictures, Pottery Companies and Value Guides Starting with D
Prices Realized: M & M Collectibles
A sampling of prices from around the Internet, online auctions, shops and flea markets.
Lunchbox Collecting
Every fall one of the most exciting things about starting school was picking out the new lunch box. Would it be a character from a TV show, a cartoon strip or toy inspired lunch box?
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.
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.
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.

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