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Carnival glass was made in the early 1900s. While this type of glass is highly popular today, many homemakers did not like it as well as depression glass. Therefore, many carnival companies gave it away as prizes when people played their games. Many collectors...
Many people who love to spend their Saturdays at a flea market or an estate sale dream of that one special find. It’s that collectible piece that they’ll never get their hands on again, and that can become part of a collection of unique and rare...
For the past six years, you’ve lived in a small condo in the city. Recently, you purchased a large, detached home in the suburbs. You absolutely adore your new place. Unfortunately, you don’t have enough furniture to put in your new house. If you...
Cards published by Marcus Ward & Co. and illustrated by Kate Greenaway. Via Library of BirminghamWhile legend records that St. Valentine was an early Chrisitan martyr persecuted by the Roman Empire, his association with Valentine’s Day did not...
If you love the look and sound of cuckoo clocks, then you might want to shop at an estate sale for them. While you can buy one just because you love it, knowing what to look for will help you get the most for your money. No one knows for sure who made...
As you prepare for the holiday season this year, you might want to find out if any of your holiday decor holds value as collectible items. While some ornaments like your child’s handprints made into an ornament for their first Christmas are priceless...
History records that President George Washington signed the proclamation on October 3, 1789, creating the first Thanksgiving. Ever since families have been gathering for this annual tradition. Helping them celebrate, merchants have created many items...
If you step back before 1940 in America, Halloween was an adults-only holiday because it was seen as too scary for children. Today, many of the items used to decorate for Halloween parties are very collectible. Halloween Postcards Often adults would send...
Shopping for antique jewelry at an estate sale can be a fun and productive way to spend a few hours. In fact, estate sales are one of the best ways to shop for antique jewelry pieces. As opposed to shopping online, going to an estate sale and purchasing...
There are a number of reasons you may need to hold an estate sale and could benefit from an appraisal service. Whether your loved one has passed, moved into an assisted living facility or only needs to downsize for other reasons, the process can be a...