Glidden Pottery

Understand how to identify valuable Glidden pottery pieces including how the pottery is marked. Read tips about the history of these popular pottery pieces including their designs, colors and shapes most desired by collectors.

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Tobacco and Smoking Collectibles

Values for tobacco and smoking collectibles and tips to find valuable cigar boxes, pipes, posters and advertisements with Hollywood celebrities and Presidents. Learn which items from famous sites bring the most money and why Native American related pieces are desired.

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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 Indian Jewelry

How to find valuable Old Pawn Indian 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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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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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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Antique Painted Furniture

Considered folk art in America, valuable painted furniture originated in Europe and depicts landscape vistas, animals, and native fruits or creatures. Tips to identify valuable pieces by its colors and how history can help determine date and authenticity.

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Antique Swords

Tips to recognize valuable antiques swords and to identify the different swords by their blades, hilt, edge, and fuller and use as military or civilian weapons.

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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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