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Hobby Collectibles – News And Values

The following article explains how you can get to know about hobby values and where you can find hobby collectible news to help you with your collection. Collecting or gathering items can be a fun hobby. There are a lot of interesting things to convene and gather such as coins, stamps, sports cards, art and […]

Antique World Maps – Best Collectibles

During the Christian era, maps already exist that are regard as flat representations of the flat surface of the entire environment. Strabo and Ptolemy are the two persons who greatly influence the earliest world maps in our history. Why do you think that old maps can be a wonderful item for collectors? Antique world maps […]

A Rare Opportunity in Collectibles

Collectibles have been hot this year, with new records being hit almost daily. Just this fall, an acoustic guitar owned by John Lennon of the Beatles sold for $2.41 million, crushing original estimates of $600,000 to $800,000. From The Wizard of Oz, Dorothy’s dress sold at auction for $1.5 million. Amedeo Modigliani’s “Reclining Nude” sold […]

The Collecting of Rare Collectibles

Rare collectibles are items that a collector collects that are hard to find, which can also be antique due to their desirability. Any item that is relatively old, has a particular quality of craftsmanship, and features that reflect the past are considered to be rare collectibles by many collectors today. A common denominator of all […]

Collecting Porcelain Dolls As Rare Collectibles

The second largest hobby within the United States is antique doll collecting, which includes porcelain dolls. There are a large variety of antique dolls to choose from and collectors need to learn every bit of vital information available to enable them to build their collections properly. Porcelain dolls are normally handcrafted from a high quality […]

What Makes Collectibles Worth Collecting? Tips for Collectors

What makes a collectible worth collecting? To answer that question one must first contemplate why they are collecting something. Is it a monetary investment? Is it a hobby? Is it to satisfy an emotional need? For our purposes we are only going to consider monetary investments. If you are collecting as a hobby, or to […]

Collectibles – Soda Pop Collecting Is The New Rage

People pursue a myriad of hobbies. While some collect stamps, others collect autographs of famous celebrities. To say that one hobby over another is boring would be premature. This is because people collect valuable things that are not readily available to the public. Many children enjoy collecting stamps, coins, and other items as well. Not […]

Collecting Vintage Slot Cars: An Informative Guide for Hobbyists

Slot car racing and collecting are very lucrative hobbies today. A vintage slot car can be very valuable, although collectors now say that eBay significantly lowered the value of these classic toys. As with a lot of collectibles, the more difficult the item is to find, the higher the price tag gets. With eBay, the […]

Save For A Home – Vintage Collectible House Banks

I wanted a house for so many years before I could afford one it’s no surprise that I began to collect small, affordable houses. Vintage banks shaped like houses that is. One year, at an antiques show in Boston, I found a small house-shaped bank marked “Save For A Home.” Since that’s precisely what I […]

Different Kinds of Anime Collectible Figures

You’ve finally found yourself interested in collecting anime statues! Maybe because you enjoy reading manga or watching anime. Or, perhaps you saw some cute, colorful, attractive toys in a store’s window or on a Japanese website. Whatever the reason, one thing is certain: you’re ready to start collecting! It’s a very fun and popular hobby, […]