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Collecting old things; heirlooms and new to you things! Companion to http://www.inherited-values.com/
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Things Your Grandmother Knew: Cleaning Antique Bottles Found In The Dirt

Things Your Grandmother Knew: Cleaning Antique Bottles Found In The Dirt | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it

To safely clean old antique glass and vintage bottles (without paper labels) found in the dirt, here's what you do

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Postmortum photos

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Pins about Postmortum photos hand-picked by Pinner Kathy Murphy | See more about post mortem photography, victorian era and victorian photos.
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Postcard & Holiday History

Postcard & Holiday History | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Perhaps it comes as no surprise, but the evolution of the postcard contains many advances that took place during peak holiday seasons.The history of postcards begins with calling or visiting cards, cards...
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Deanna Dahlsad's curator insight, October 2, 2014 4:59 PM

A history of postcards

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How To Wash & Care For Antique China, Vintage Glass, Silverware & Other Fine Tableware

How To Wash & Care For Antique China, Vintage Glass, Silverware & Other Fine Tableware | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
(It's More That "Just A Tradition!") At holiday time, we all bring out the fancy china and silverware --  the old china and silverware if we are lucky enough to have it. Age, material, and condition issues...
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Along with the protection of your pieces, there are environmental reasons as well as health and other benefits for you & your family.

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Antique & Vintage Halloween Postcards

Antique & Vintage Halloween Postcards | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Collection created by equilibriyum
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A Beginner's Guide To Flatware

A Beginner's Guide To Flatware | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Just a few weeks ago, my husband and I were working in the antique shop when a woman came in and asked about a vintage set of flatware. With the holidays coming she wanted a pretty set for her family gatherings....
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Trumping Through Tarot Cards: Collecting & History, Part Two

Trumping Through Tarot Cards: Collecting & History, Part Two | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
There were several fortune-telling games or devices prior to the 18th century. These included random selections of symbolic pages in the books of fortune a

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Lantern slides showing movie etiquette

Lantern slides showing movie etiquette | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
backstoryradio:
“ Lantern slides showing movie theater etiquette and announcements, circa 1912.
Excellent podcast etiquette for today as well, IOHO. Please, applaud with hands only as you listen to...
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Flea Markets: ‘The times they are a changin’ ... are you? - Antique Trader

Flea Markets: ‘The times they are a changin’ ... are you? - Antique Trader | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Behind the Gavel columnist Wayne Jordan found himself wondering where all the antiques dealers during a recent flea market, which led him to explore it further.
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As people age, the market changes.

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Fliss Clooney's curator insight, September 11, 2014 8:21 AM

Food for thought, for all "traditional"..antique dealers!

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Vintage Globes

Vintage Globes | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Includes: history of globes, evolution of globes, how to date a globe, and where to find vintage globes..
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Antique French Altar Candelabra

Antique French Altar Candelabra | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
We just brought this Turn of The Century French gilt brass candelabra into Exit 55 Antiques on Sunday. This ornate antique candelabra was made for a church altar; the sheaves of wheat & bunches...
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All In The Family -- Of Antique Dealers!

All In The Family -- Of Antique Dealers! | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
My parents, of No Egrets Antiques, were credited on this week's episode of American Pickers on the History Channel! Their name appeared in the credits as part of the "Archives Provided By" team of ...
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The Forgotten Stars of Silent Film

The Forgotten Stars of Silent Film | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
The Library of Congress wants film buffs to shout out who—and what—they know during a series of special screenings. 
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Authentic Prairie Style With Vintage Fashions

Authentic Prairie Style With Vintage Fashions | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Few things say "prairie fashion" like the ruffled petticoats made of cotton muslin. They are especially romantic when trimmed with eyelet and lace -- and paired with other Victorian underthings, li...
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Exclusive Interview: ‘American Pickers’ Star Danielle Colby

Exclusive Interview: ‘American Pickers’ Star Danielle Colby | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
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Is Your Trash Someone's Treasure

Is Your Trash Someone's Treasure | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it

When conducting an estate sale, several objectives are to be considered. First, to maximize the amount of your estate assets. Second protect your property before and during the sale. Third, to divest all or near all of the estate assets.

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What to consider when it's time for an estate sale.

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Antique Primitive Cobbler's Cast Iron Shoe Last One Piece Metal Boot Last Child's Bootie Last

Antique Primitive Cobbler's Cast Iron Shoe Last One Piece Metal Boot Last Child's Bootie Last | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
A rather unusual cobblers piece, this shoe or boot last is one solid piece. It clearly is designed for a cobbler to make what wed call a
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Art Deco Theater Seats Vintage Antique Haywood Wakefield 1920's

Art Deco Theater Seats Vintage Antique Haywood Wakefield 1920's | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Beautiful and very functional, commercial seating, Art Nouveau or Art Deco, Signed Haywood Wakefield Theater Seats. The Heywood-Wakefield
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1870s Horse Race bank could top $50K at Morphy's, May 3

1870s Horse Race bank could top $50K at Morphy's, May 3 | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
DENVER, Pa. – Toys, banks, robots and trains are always in demand at Morphy’s, and as any number of their regular bidders would attest, there’s
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The box is nearly as cool as the toy!

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A neat and rare find.

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The Dead Zoo Gang

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A globetrotting saga about international rhino horn thieves. Millions of dollars worth of antique rhino horns have been stolen form collections around the world. The only thing more unusual than the crimes is the theory about who is responsible: A handful of families from rural Ireland known as the Rathkeale Rovers.

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Looking Sharp: Political Knives Stand the Test of Time

Looking Sharp: Political Knives Stand the Test of Time | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it

Political campaign items come in many sizes, shapes and types. While a lot of them such as buttons, pamphlets and posters are used for a short time, and in many cases discarded, some items are meant to keep.

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W.L. Porter's Pain Cure Story ~ Antique Medicine Bottles

W.L. Porter's Pain Cure Story ~ Antique Medicine Bottles | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
History of W.L. Porter's Pain Cure / Lima O. - the man, the bottle. Also Porter's Cure of Pain and Porter's Pain King.
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Antique Logging Stamp Hammer

Antique Logging Stamp Hammer | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
This is an antique stamp hammer, and part of lumber history. A stamp hammer was used to make "end marks" on lumber and logs. These end marks are much like bands in that they are used to identify ca...
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A Bizarre Find:a Round Bottom Bottle

A Bizarre Find:a Round Bottom Bottle | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it
Roakline Embalming Fluid We have often purchased and sold bottles. Many do not go for a lot of money, just a few dollars, sometimes $10 if the label is
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Science or Art? Beautiful Illustrations of Animals From 170 Years Ago

Science or Art? Beautiful Illustrations of Animals From 170 Years Ago | Antiques & Vintage Collectibles | Scoop.it

Published in 1844, the Atlas de Zoologie: ou collection de 100 planches contains illustrations of a number of creatures, some of which no longer walk this planet. 


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Published in 1844, the Atlas de Zoologie: ou collection de 100 planches contains illustrations of a number of creatures, some of which no longer walk this planet. Among those are thylacines — striped, carnivorous marsupials that went extinct when the last known specimen died in a Tasmanian zoo in 1936.

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