No one enjoys losing value on an investment, especially when it’s preventable. In a special feature, Ask the Experts columnist Dr. Anthony J. Cavo shares advice for avoiding lost value on art and antiques by protecting pieces against environmental hazards.
See what Dr. Anthony J. Cavo has to say, in the latest installment of Ask the Experts, about a reader’s 1965 Barbie Hostess Set; a complete set with all the dainty and delicate pieces Barbie needed to treat guests to an evening of fancy fun.
In the latest installment of Ask the Experts, Dr. G. Marchelos addresses identity and value of everything from porcelain plaques to 20th century doors.
Dr. Anthony Cavo, a graduate appraiser of the Asheford Institute of Antiques, weighs in on the history and value of two early 20th century service posters.
Expert antiques appraiser Dr. G. Marchelos offers valuable insight for spotting modern commemorative souvenirs, while still learning something from history, in the latest installment of Ask the Experts.
In the latest installment of Ask the Experts, a vintage florist's sign and hand-made blanket both carry interesting histories, and may bring their owners thousands, according Dr. G. Marchelos's.
In this installment of the Ask the Experts antiques appraisal column, Dr. Anthony J. Cavo reveals details on identifying and valuing antique side chairs.
In this edition of the Ask the Experts antique appraisals, Asheford Institute of Antiques graduate Dr. G. Marchelos sheds light on an interesting oil painting.
In this installment of Ask the Experts, Dr. Anthony J. Cavo reveals the truth about a collection of Chinese treasures given as gifts to a visiting missionary, in the 1930s.
One of the best things about antiques is their ability to preserve and represent the past. A recent installment of Ask the Experts prompted a trip down memory lane that involved Saturday afternoons, a telephone table and lessons in literature.