Collecting antique glass insulators is a relatively new hobby. Glass insulators were used along railway and telegraph lines in the 19th through the 20th centuries.
Learn how to identify pottery and porcelain hallmark/marks.
A laymans guide to finding antiques and collectibles in Gargage sales and Charity shops.
Currier and Ives art prints cover a variety of scenes. It may seem difficult to identify them but having good information makes the task easier.
Collecting hammered aluminum pieces from the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s adds vintage style to any occasion. Pieces are plentiful and affordable and don't require polishing. Many aluminum pieces are distinct and are hand...
The question is asked, "Are the offers of ancient German duss cooking stoves that turn warm then hot when shaken a scam? Could it be possible that the ancient German technology has hidden treasure of items such as iron...
Half dolls are wonderful little antique dolls that are becoming harder to come by.
Antique Hoosier cabinets were the center of a well equipped kitchen before 1930. Find out how to identify them in this article.
Antique samplers are delicate and fragile. They must be cared for by someone who knows how to care for old textiles. Here is the story of an old sampler, and how I came to learn about it's history.
You can find gold and silver at thrift shops and tag sales, but you need do a lot of rummaging first! It's rare but not impossible to find deeply under priced jackpots. It's just a matter of determination more than...