inMay 19, 2008 - 7:20am
The Virtual Museum Match World - Advertising
Advertising matches and premium matches started to be manufactured around 1900's.
inMay 16, 2008 - 9:18am
Antique & 19th Century Cameras
"... how charming it would be if it were possible to cause these natural images to imprint themselves durably, and remain fixed upon the paper! "And why should it not be possible? I asked myself."
inMay 15, 2008 - 3:07pm
Utilizing high quality, reciprocal links is one important way to increase the rating of an individual web page in Google and other search engines. Your sites rating influences the rank of your site in a search result for important keywords relevant to your sites contents– the type of items you sell. The higher your page rank, the greater the visibility of your website at the top of a search result.
inMay 14, 2008 - 10:40am
“Patterns Important to the History of Depression Glass” along with the accompanying chart “92 Major Depression Glass Patterns” by Joyce E. Krupey is just one of many articles on the topic of Depression Glass listed on the National Depression Glass Association (NDGA) website.
inMay 13, 2008 - 9:16am
Back in January we did an article entitled, “The Top 10 Fallacies of Selling Online”. The following is a list of 10 more fallacies that we see as important to understand if you’re selling online or considering selling online. At the end, we invite you to add your comments on what you’ve learned from selling online:
1. I’m so small that I simply can’t afford to accept returns:
inMay 12, 2008 - 7:13am
Cameo Glass - Beautiful colors - rich in details. Cameo glass: two layers of glass where the top layer (usually white) is cut or etched away to reveal the second colored layer of glass, creating a relief or patterned design.
inMay 9, 2008 - 10:06am
The Victorian Era is dated to the reign of Queen Victoria, from 1837 to 1901. To be truly Victorian we feel a piece needs to be capable of being definitively dated to this period. However, questions do come up regarding the use of terms such as Victorian Revival or Victorian style.
inMay 7, 2008 - 1:05pm
1) Pair of brass mounted Porcelain Ewers with Floral decoration
inMay 7, 2008 - 6:57am
The primary May birthstone is Emerald, and the unique green color makes it a perfect stone for a mid-spring celebration.
While Emeralds have many sources, ancient and modern, it was the exploration of South America in the 16th century that made Emerald widely available. Many of the world’s finest Emeralds come from South America.
May 6, 2008 - 4:27pm
In 1939 a new car could be purchased for less than a thousand dollars and its tank filled with gasoline at 10 cents a gallon. With the Great Depression lingering, but waning, and the war in Europe not yet a grim reality, that year arrived on a quiet tide of hope. It carried optimism for the future in tow, as brighter days seemed to beckon. The Bureau of Public Roads encouraged local road building projects during the Depression.