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Worthpoint marks 10,000 subscribers

This week, Worthpoint announced the number of paid subscribers has topped 10,000, a major milestone in the company’s newly relaunched business plan. The site was started in 2007 by collector/dealer/business guru Will Seippel. In 2008, the company purchased GoAntiques.com, one of the first antiques and collectibles buy/sell sites on the web. “It’s quite a...

Antique Trader sweepstakes winners announced

This week we offer you a sentimental look at the one toy that is synonymous with 50 years of American childhood: the Barbie doll. Did you know the Barbie doll is much more than good looks and high fashion? She has had more than 80 careers since her debut in 1959 – everything from...

Appraiser Caroline Ashleigh pays respect to major Hollywood memorabilia sale on her new blog

The collecting world has been buzzing since it was announced Christie’s would sell Debbie Reynolds‘ vast Hollywood memorabilia collection next year. The collection is the penultimate grouping of Hollywood couture, costumes and artifacts ever assembled. Reynolds started collecting the items at age 30, defying critics who called the items – ranging from a pair...