Northwood Carnival Glass

Love carnival glass? Need more information for your listings when reselling? Dr. Lori reveals how to identify and value Northwood carnival glass and find it’s hidden mark. Also, learn about its patterns and history, how carnival glass got started and Northwood’s relationship to Fenton and Tiffany glass.

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Costume Jewelry Designers

Do you know the famous and valuable costume jewelry designers to look for in a thrift store or jewelry jar? Dr. Lori lists well known and not so famous but valuable costume jewelry designers like Mazer Bros., Benedikt NY and Ben Amun.

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Dr. Lori’s Favorite Products

Shop and buy Ph.D. Antiques Appraiser Dr. Lori’s recommendations for treasure hunting tools and storage products to protect your treasures and thrift store finds. 

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Heywood Wakefield Furniture

Understand how to identify and value chairs, desks, sofas, dressers, tables and more made by the famous and popular Heywood Wakefield mid century modern furniture designer using its mark, styles and history.

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Trifari Costume Jewelry

Learn how to value Trifari costume jewelry pieces by the different marks the jeweler used throughout its history. Plus, learn about Trifari’s history and how the different materials they used can help you date and value the costume jewelry pieces.

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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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Kenneth Jay Lane Costume Jewelry

Tips to find valuable Kenneth Jay Lane costume jewelry using marks, how pieces are made and its interesting history. See list of popular pieces including earrings, neck collars, and faux pearls to determine value.

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The Holy Grail Lost Treasure

Discover the history of the elusive Holy Grail treasure and where it may be located. Plus, understand how the Knights Templar, King Arthur, Knights of the Round Table, Vikings, and the famous treasure hunt on Oak Island, Nova Scotia are related.

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Scandinavian Design

Review a list of famous Scandinavian furniture designers who command top value and the accessories they produced. Plus, how to correctly identify this mid century modern style in furniture and home décor pieces like textiles, pillows, and blankets.

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Ark of the Covenant Lost Treasure

Discover secrets about the Ark of the Covenant and the Christian treasures inside it. Understand where it might be found–on Oak Island, in Jerusalem, elsewhere–and how the Knights Templar protected it.

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