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The Value of Vintage Salt and Pepper Shakers

The next time you reach for the salt and pepper shakers to add a bit of extra flavor to your dinner, consider this: The shape of the shakers you’re using is likely part of a long and storied history of shakers, dating back to 18th century England. Some collectors out there may be familiar with… Read more »

The Magical World of Disney Collectibles

For the past 86 years, Mickey Mouse and the Walt Disney Company have been putting a smile on the faces of children and adults alike. From Mickey’s first appearance in “Steamboat Willie” to the first Disney princess, Snow White, Walt Disney’s success in the 1920s and 30s led to the creation of a wide array… Read more »

The Beauty of Vintage Perfume Bottles

Bottled since the time of the Ancient Egyptians, perfume is a beautiful and feminine product, often enhanced by the bottle it is contained within. Made mostly from glass, nineteenth and twentieth century perfume bottles are some of the most popular with collectors. While some individuals are interested in collecting empty bottles, others look for old… Read more »