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Daily Beast

The Precious Jewels Hidden in Flea Markets and Garage Sales
Daily Beast
However, it takes a certain amount of hands-on experience and a trained eye to find quality worthy of Antiques Roadshow at your next garage sale. Our first story of a fortuitous find comes from Bonham's auction house in 2017. A woman in Ohio paid $8 ...

Sun, 28 Jan 2018 23:05:33 GMT

The State Journal-Register

Someone to know: Autograph collector Randy Witter
The State Journal-Register
For example, I have a John Quincy Adams postal cover where he signed 'J.Q. Adams' in place of putting a stamp. The same thing applies to Millard Fillmore. These are covers and the autograph is on the cover of the envelope. ... The other things that ...

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 19:20:26 GMT

CoinWeek

Swiss Auction House Peter Rapp to Hold 2017 Sale in November
CoinWeek
The annual auction at the Switzerland-based Peter Rapp Auction House is taking place from 14–17 November 2017 in Wil. Three catalogs will be published: “Stamps”, “Coins, Medals, Banknotes” and “Jewelry and Watches”. Coin collectors can look forward to ...

Wed, 25 May 2016 23:19:29 GMT

Stamp collecting: The mistakes worth millions - BBC News
BBC News
While growing up in a village in Singapore, Richard Tan and his brothers used to rummage through their neighbours' rubbish bins looking for discarded letters. They wanted the foreign stamps on the envelopes, which to them provided a small window on a ...

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Wed, 18 Jun 2014 16:56:57 GMT

Washington Post

Rare stamp sold for record $9.5 million. Last owner was crazed killer.
Washington Post
A stamp described as the world's rarest sold for $9.5 million at auction last night, setting a new record. The auction house Sotheby's said the “British Guiana One-Cent Black on Magenta” went to a phone bidder who chose not to be publicly identified ...
The Twisty Tale Of The World's Most Expensive StampNPR

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Sat, 10 Jan 2015 19:04:31 GMT

CNBC

How—and whether—to invest in rare stamps and coins
CNBC
Record-breaking stamp values. "Owning something that is financially valuable, emotionally pleasing and culturally significant has been practiced by the wealthy for generations," said Keith Heddle, managing director with Stanley Gibbons, a renowned U.K ...

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Mon, 13 Mar 2017 16:09:00 GMT

Forbes

How To Know If Your Parents' Stuff Has Value
Forbes
The value of makers like Gorham, Towle, Kirk, Steiff and Reed and Barton depends totally on the pattern; if it's monogramed, the value is even less. If your pieces are English or European, look for a stamp on the bottom that looks like a lion or the ...

Mon, 01 Jun 2015 10:55:41 GMT

New York Times

French Auction House Trades Haughty for Hip
New York Times
The makeover is an improvement, he said, but added, “I don't know if it will change the quality of what they can show.” There is still an audience for the French collections, particularly those that include Asian art, which many French collectors ...

Mon, 10 Apr 2017 12:14:50 GMT

Linn's Stamp News

Double Geneva, British rarities among upcoming Siegel offerings
Linn's Stamp News
“Few can compare to the quality of the stamp offered here,” Siegel notes. The typographed stamp is struck with part of the Leeds “447” duplex cancel, and is lettered “O-B” in the lower corners. A 2015 B.P.A. Expertising Limited certificate identifies ...