If you are an avid beach or sea glass collector, or glass bottle collector, this is a tutorial on how to date glass made by the Owens-Illinois company.
She began her “Barbie Doll Style” in 1959; by 1974, Barbie Doll celebrated her sweet 16th birthday. Mattel’s teenage fashion model had new looks, new clothes and ... a special Sweet 16 Barbie promotional doll.
Toning of coins is a process which occurs naturally over a very long time. If you're not willling to wait, you can help accelerate the toning process.
If you want to know what is a monchichi doll, where can you buy them and How to know which one is real or fake monchichi, you should find all the answers right here. Sekiguchi Monchichi and Monchhichi dolls also called Futagonomonchhichi, Bebechichi...
A popular coin of modern mintage, Kennedy half dollars make for a great collection. Find a brief history and guide to Kennedy half dollar values.
Collecting mid-century vintage costume jewelry, identification marks, and discussion of the history of costume jewelry by Monet, Trifari, Schiaparelli, Weiss, and DeLizza & Elster.
This is a list of 60 minerals, metals, and gemstones that are native to Pennsylvania.
If you would like a more general article discussing all American Silver coins then I have another article available here. The American Silver "War" or "Wartime" Nickel is one of the most often overlooked pieces of Silver available on the...
Collectors love cowrie shells. Used as money for eons right up until the late 19th century, cowries hold a fascination for many people. Here are some hints and tips on where to find cowrie shells and which types of shorelines are more likely to carry them washed in by wave action and tides.
The Earth's Greatest Superheroes are no longer so good. Not nice at all, really. Coming off the opening of the ill-fated Pandora's Box, a terrible evil has been unleashed on the world and systematic deception and control have taken over the...