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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?
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.
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.
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 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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
A Chat with the Auction Hunters from Spike TV
A chat with Allen Haff and Ton Jones of Auction Hunters. Page 3.
Avon Collectibles
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values.
Teapot Pictures and Values
Teapots are both collectible and functional, check out these great pieces! Prices shown are suggested online sale prices.
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.
Take the Disney Tough Movie Trivia Quiz
How well do you know your Disney Movies? Take the Tough Trivia Test
Onion Skin Blizzard Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices!
Gallery of Antique Teapot Pictures and Values
An assortment of teapot pictures and prices for antique 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.
Baseball Card Prices and Values
A sampling of prices realized at online auctions for rare and hard-to-find baseball cards.
Best Place to Sell Online for Antiques/Collecti...
Readers' Choice Awards -- Readers' Choice for Best Place to Sell Collectibles
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.
Christensen Agate Swirl Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 7.
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.
Assortment of Oxblood Marbles
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 10.
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!
Identifying Marks on Collectibles - Identify...
How to search for and identify your collectibles. Figure out values and what an items is worth
Machine-Made Swirl Marbles
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 6.
Online Auction Websites
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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.
Christensen Agate Banded Transparent Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 5.
Diecast Vehicle Auction Prices
Hallmark diecast, hot wheels, collecting diecast vehicles.
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.
McCoy Cookie Jar Gallery: Pictures and Prices
McCoy Cookie Jar Gallery: Pictures and Values
Black and White Navarre Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 8.
Onion Skin Mica Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 2.
End of Day Onion Skin Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 11.
Avon Cape Cod Plate
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values.
Shawnee Pottery: Facts, Trivia and Collectibles
Shawnee pottery was in business form 1937 though 1961 and is a favorite pick of pottery collectors.
Solid Core Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 3.
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
Toy Collectibles Price and Value Guides
Toy Miscellaneous Collectibles Value Guides
The Boyds Collection Ltd
Boyds Collection Ltd
Two-sided Sulphide Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 12.
Ribbon Core Swirl Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 14.
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.
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
Boxed Marble Games
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 9.
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.
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?
Sulphide Frog Marble
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 4.
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.
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.
My Easter Thought
A collection of Easter postcards and illustrations to use. Page 13.
A Beginners Guide to Sports Card Collecting
Sports Card Collecting -- An Beginners Guide to Sports Card Collecting
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.
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.
Frankoma Pottery
Frankoma Pottery -- an American pottery made in Oklahoma and started in 1933.
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.
Collecting Clubs and Associations: Abingdon -...
Collecting Clubs and Associations from A to Z: A
Onionskin Swirl Marble
toys boat train marble collecting antique toys. Page 17.
Marble Tournament Medal
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 13.
Avon Cape Cod Sugar & Creamer
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 3.
Marble Boxes
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 15.
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.
Single Pontil Birdcage Marble
A single pintail birdcage marble sold at Morphy's for almost $8000. Page 21.
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
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!
Eight Uses for those Old TY Beanie Babies
Collecting Beanie Babies, not quite the lucrative hobby it once was.
Marble King Marbles w/Original Box
Glass marbles are hot collectibles, just check out these prices! Page 16.
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.
Perfume Bottle Pictures and Values
Beautiful perfume bottles auction with pictures and prices.
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.
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.
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.
Sad Iron Pictures and Prices
Collectible Sad Irons - pictures and prices
Indian Mag Lite Marble
Monumental Indian “Mag Lite” marble. Page 18.
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
Avon Cape Cod Bowl
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 2.
eBay - Definition of eBay com
Definition of the term eBay. Collectibles.
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.
Avon Bishop II Chess Bottle
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 8.
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.
G.I. Joe Pictures and Prices
Have some old GI Joes in the closet? Maybe you've hit the jackpot?
Avon Skater's Waltz
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 7.
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.
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.
Walt Disney Auction Prices Realized
Prices Realized: Mickey Mouse Collectibles and Memorabilia including illustrations, ceramic and tin toys.
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.
Avon Cable Car Cologne
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 6.
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.
The Real McCoys Cookie Jars vs Reproduction...
The Real McCoys Cookie Jars vs Reproduction or Fake McCoy Cookie Jars
Super Heroes Characters / Action Figure Values
Prices and price guides for action figures and super hero collectibles.
A - Z Prices Online: TOYS / LUNCHBOXES
Toy Price Guides online -- Find out what it's worth or what the toys sold for.
Avon Sharing The Christmas Spirit
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 4.
Collecting Ideas for Kids of all Ages
kids collectibles toy happy meals stamps coins rocks
Planters Peanuts Company
Who doesn't know Mr. Peanut? Mr. Peanut, an oldie but certainly a goody, has been around for almost 100 years.
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.
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.
Collecting Eggs, Pysanky Eggs
Collecting Eggs, Pysanky Eggs are an eastern European tradition, elaborately decorated and a skill handed down through the family
Antique Tools and Unusual Items Prices/ Values
Pictures and price for antique tools, unusual items and weird stuff!
Collectible Gnomes
Gnomes have been collected for well over 100 years, learn more about the companies that made them.
Rare Glass and Pottery, Hot Prices on eBay
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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.
Black Memorabila Collectibles Index
Black Memorabila Collectibles Index
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.
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.
Enjoying the Night Before Christmas
A sampling of Avon collectibles and current values. Page 5.
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.
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.
Shawnee Pottery Jars
Although everything "Shawnee" is collectible, the cookie jars are especially popular. The Smiley pig,
Prices Realized: Shirley Temple Dolls
Dress in stowaway outfit. Needs to be restrung, but otherwise in excellent condition. $2047. 35" Ideal
McCoy Mammy
Collecting Black McCoy Mammy Cookie jars. Page 4.
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.
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.
Barnum's Animal Crackers
Animal crackers seem to a part of everyone's childhood - no matter how many years ago that was. They've also been written about, sung about and probably dreamed about by millions. Barnum's Animals crackers are just as popular with today's children as they were at the first Christmas in 1902.
McCoy Pottery Resources
The top resources for McCoy Pottery
Selling Vintage Scarves Online
Read the 10 tips to find out how best to sell vintage scarves. Page 4.
Vintage T-Shirt Gallery
Pictures and prices of popular collectibles.
Shawnee King Corn Individual Teapot
A Gallery of Antique Teapot Pictures and Suggested Values
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.
Prices Realized: Pillsbury Doughboy
Poppin Fresh collectibles, prices realized online and in antique shops. Find out what they're worth and what's available.
Collecting Easter Rabbits and Easter Eggs
Easter collecting can cover all the same categories as the other holidays
Collecting the Weird and Unusual
How did you start your collection? Sometimes finding your passion is as easy as looking around and saving the item that has always fascinated you. Collecting DOES NOT have to be an expensive hobby, it can even be free. Some of the collectors listed below just took the time to save commonplace but usually not collected items or spent the cost of postage when trading items with others of the same mind
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.
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.
About WorthPoint.com
WorthPoint has only been around since 2007, but has made a big impact in the collecting market.
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.
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.
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?
Ty Beanie Babies, It wasn't the End Still...
Ty Beanie Babies It wasn't Really the End Still Collecting Beanies
Robert Raikes Collectibles Bears and Dolls
Adorable Robert Raikes Collectible bears and dolls are popular with bear and doll collectors.
Corning Ware Prices Realized
More about Corning Ware and prices realized online.
The Official Collectors Guide to TV Guide
Growing up on a diet of (now) classic television shows, the one thing they all had in common was the TV Guide cover.
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.
Levis: The Jeans That Won the West
When a young Levi Strauss arrived in a bustling, noisy San Francisco in 1853, the rush for California gold riches was still in high gear. The son of a Bavarian dry-good peddler, Levi expected that the mining camps would welcome the buttons, scissors, thread and bolts of fabric that he had brought with him, along with yards of canvas sail cloth that he intended to sell for tent-making and as covers for the the Conestroga wagons that dotted every stream and river.
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.
Steiff
Steiff Toys -- over a century of the very best when it comes to plush toys.
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.
McCoy Pottery Marks
An index of McCoy Pottery marks.
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
Household Tools and Sewing Tools
An unusual assortment of Sewing Tools, Household Items and Miscellaneous Tools
Comic Book Price Resources
Find out more about comic books are selling for over the past few years of listings.
Kitchen Tools Pictures and Prices
Pictures and Prices of Antique Kitchen Tools and Utensils
Collecting Black Memorabilia
To be considered a black collectible, it must be made in the image of a black person or made by a black artist.
Chatting with Allen Haff and Ton Jones of...
The third season starts off with a bang, or at least they hope so with a live show.
Three Little Girls Easter
Three cute little girls holding flowers make an adorable card for Easter. Page 2.

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