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Christie’s brings Legendary Trunks: European Collection to market with bidding ending July 3

Auction Central News

The online sale titled Legendary Trunks: A European Private Collection comprises more than 100 pieces of luggage by the brand, including both historical rarities and more recent limited edition and made-to-order pieces.

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Holabird Americana – Western History Showcase – June 6-9

The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles

Featuring famous moments in history, outlaws, numismatic rarities, Wells Fargo, WWII, Civil War and more! One of the finest private collections coming to market! Catalog coming soon!

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How Antique Appraisers Determine the Value of your Treasures

Antiques Dealer

Appraisers evaluate these items based on various factors such as rarity, condition, age, and historical significance. Antique appraisers consider a wide range of considerations when evaluating an item, including its age, rarity, condition, and historical significance. Rarity The rarity of an item is another important consideration.

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This Week in Thrifting: Don’t Be Afraid of Buying Art

WorthPoint

And, a series number can help determine rarity. For instance, if your print is marked “4 of 50,” you can safely assume that there are only fifty prints that the artist made, which adds another dimension of rarity to your find.

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“Holy Grail” of US Stamps Sells for $4.4 Million

WorthPoint

Because its extreme rarity produces reliably high sales, Scott Trepel—president of the auctioneer, Robert A. The anonymous buyer purchased the stamp at an auction. This stamp was sold by “Bond King” Bill Gross, co-founder of asset management firm Pacific Investment Management Co.

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From Vintage to Valuable, Understanding the Appraisal of Antiques

Antiques Dealer

Antiques are objects of significant value due to their age, rarity, and historical importance. The Importance of Antiques Appraisal An antique appraisal is a process of evaluating the worth of an antique item based on its age, rarity, condition, and other factors. Generally, the older the item, the higher the value.

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5 Factors That Affect Your Jewelry’s Value

John Thomas Jewelers

Gemstone Rarity Gemstone rarity and origins play a significant role in overall worth. Factors that affect rarity of a gemstone include the geographical origin. Factor 4 – Rarity and Uniqueness Jewelry appraisals always consider the rarity and uniqueness of jewelry when assigning value. Gemstone rarity.