Pedal cars

History and how to find valuable pedal cars made by Cyclops, Steelcraft, Whitney Reed, Lines Bros, Eureka, Butler Bros.of the popular police, fire engine, and dump trucks model cars. Plus models following the Model T Ford, Austin, Peugeots, Renaults and Grand Prix car designs.

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Old Pawn Native American Jewelry

How to find valuable Old Pawn Native American jewelry made of silver, coral, gaspite and turquoise by known Native American artists Ortega, Loloma, Becenti and Yazzie. Discover pieces made during particular times that are more valuable.

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Oil Lamps

Find valuable oil lamps by learning how to identify the lamp's chimney, burner, font, and wick. Look for specific manufacturers’ names, decorative patterns and colored glass fonts and ceramic stems..

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Candy Molds

Find valuable candy molds and date the molds by their size, shapes, and materials used to make the molds such as sheet metal, copper, tin, silver wash, plastic and even wood.

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Antique China Dolls

How to find valuable antique china dolls by identifying their doll heads, glass eyes and wigs made of human hair. Select makers include Jumeau, Bru, Steiner and Rohmer Simone and Huret, and Gaultier.

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World’s Fair Collectibles

How to find valuable collectibles from the World’s Fair including fair tickets, Ferris wheel toys, Eiffel Tower snow globes, bottles, cups and more as they relate to a specific fair’s history.

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Marbles

How to find valuable marbles and what to look for when identifying the colors and patterns of marbles made with clay or glass. Also, understand the history and names of marbles.

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Boy Scouts memorabilia

Values, history and what to look for with Boy Scouts memorabilia such as patches, camping tools, uniforms, advertising and political collectibles and more are discussed.

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Collectible Milk Bottles

How to identify milk bottles, determine their origin, and date the bottles by their shape, label, color, and seams. Understand how the 'scar' can help classify the bottle and markings like ‘store’ also provide clues.

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Identify bone china vs. porcelain

Understand how to tell the differences between bone china and porcelain by the different materials used, the color of pieces, how they are fired in the kiln and other features which affect value.

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