Thomas Jefferson Collectibles

Discover how to identify and value President Thomas Jefferson antiques and collectibles like signed documents, peace medals, campaign buttons and a valuable desk Dr. Lori appraised on the international hit TV show Auction Kings.

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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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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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Dating Pottery Pieces

Tips for the phrases and terms to look for on pieces of pottery when dating your piece to determine its value on pieces by makers like Delft, Nippon, Staffordshire, Limoges and others in the 19th Century.

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Determine Age of Pottery

Tips for the marks and phrases to look for when trying to determine the age of pottery pieces and the values for pieces like Lladro, Hutschenreuther, Van Briggle, and others made in the 20th Century.

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Spode

Tips to identify valuable pieces of Spode china and ceramics by their mark and pattern including the Blue Willow and Christmas Tree patterns of Spode. Values for plates and sets are shared.

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Lalique

Find out what to look for when identifying valuable Lalique glass pieces such as vases, plates, and bottles. Plus, learn why the pieces are not crystal and do not contain lead and how to spot the many fakes that exist.

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Capodimonte

Values and history for Capodimonte ceramics plus tips to identify the N mark, the types of figures you'll see on pieces and the references used on pieces from the Bible and nature.

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Masonic collectibles

Tips to identify valuable Masonic, the Masons, and Freemasons collectibles by their markings, symbols, and emblems and what collectors want to buy.

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Meissen porcelain

Values and history for Meissen porcelain pieces, tips how to identify valuable pieces and sets by their pattern and mark, plus how restoration could affect value with collectors.

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