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Peridot August Birthstone and More...

Peridot is the traditional August Birthstone and it has a rich history as far back as 1500 BCE.

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United States Mint Reveals American Palladium Eagles

The United States Mint will produce bullion coins made from Palladium this year with proof issues to come in 2018.

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Calling all Shirley Temple Fans!

Got a spare $35 million? This blue diamond ring owned by a bouncy, curly-haired child star could be yours.

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Harrison Ford to auction Han Solo's jacket for charity

Han Solo may be a fictional character in the Star Wars universe, but lucky fans still have the opportunity to make a real piece of the space smuggler their own.

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March Birthstone - Aquamarine & Bloodstone

Did you know March actually has 2 birthstones? The Aquamarine and The Bloodstone...

 

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10 things you need to know about Chinese ceramics

From reign marks to firing flaws, the information every collector should be armed with.

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February Birthstone - Amethyst

Signifying peace, serenity and temperance, Amethyst’s lovely lavender hue will surely relax whoever admires the jewel. The Amethyst lends such comfort and protection.

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7 MAJOR 'finds' that were once forgotten but found again..

How much could that dish you throw your car keys into every night really be worth?  A few Islamic and Indian art specialists tell the stories of seven recent discoveries, and the prices they went on to fetch at auction.

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10 things every Rolex owner should know

Rolex really isn't like any other watch brand. In fact, the privately held, independently run entity isn't like most other companies.

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This old dime just sold for $2 million

 

A coin collector just paid nearly $2 million for an old dime, But not just any dime. The 1894-S Barber is one of the rarest in the world. That's why it was auctioned for $1,997,500 in Tampa on Thursday. 

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Man Finds $500,000 Worth of Treasure in Storage Auction

A San Jose man needed no treasure map when he reportedly stumbled on to $500,000 worth of gold after bidding on a storage unit in auction.

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Art-Filled Playboy Mansion Is Up for Sale for a Whopping $200 Million

Playboy founder Hugh Hefner's expansive Los Angeles mansion is for sale for a cool $200 million & it includes original peices from the likes of Salvador Dali, Andy Warhol, and Tom Wesselmann.

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U.S. Mint quadruples American Eagle silver coin allocation

The U.S. Mint said on Monday it set the first weekly allocation of 2016 for American Eagle silver coin sales at 4 million ounces.

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How to Tell if a Persian Rug Is Valuable

Owning a Persian carpet is like owning a valuable piece of history. Genuine carpets from Iran, formerly known as Persia, are treasured by collectors world-wide.

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January Birthstone – Garnet

Birthstones - The January Gem

Individuals born in January are associated with the GARNET, a splendid, intense vivid and rich semi-precious stone that is believed to bring peace, prosperity and good health to ones home.

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The Stories Behind the Biggest Jewelry Sales of 2015

Now is the time to own (and sell) colored gemstones. Blue sapphires, striking red rubies, and pink diamonds made up 9 of the top 10 jewels sold at auction in 2015. Pink diamonds, in fact, accounted for a solid half of those sales.

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How much is your stuff worth?

It’s often a good investment to spend the time and money on an appraisal to make sure you get the value out of your items

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Numerous Advantages of Online Auction Sites

Online auction sites have revolutionized the concept of shopping. From clothes, electronic goods to homes, you can bid for anything online. Let us see what are the myriad advantages of online auction sites, in this article.

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What Makes a Watch Worth More?

Here are some of the areas that make a watch more valuable so that you can make the best choice.

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Cashing In a Coin Collection: Two Sides to Know ...

What is the best way to sell a coin collection? It is probably worth in the neighborhood of $10,000. Find out more..

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December Birthstone: Cool and Calming

Of all the precious stones in the world, blue topaz is the perfect fit for intellectuals. Writers, artists, and scholars give blue topaz meaning by wearing it because it is indeed made for them, promoting higher thinking and cognition. Other feelings attached to blue topaz are serenity, friendship, fidelity, integrity, and gentleness.

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IS INVESTING IN GOLD A SMART MOVE?

Prices of gold fluctuates. Is it a smart decision to invest in it?

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What is the birthstone for November?

November birthdays are associated with two gems; Citrine and Topaz. The warm color of Citrine is said to be a gift from the sun and it's believed to be a healing gemstone. Topaz is most desired in its rich orange Imperial Topaz color but it is found in a variety of rich colors like blue, pink and yellow.

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How to use a watch list to your advantage:

A watch list helps you keep track of items in a current auction. This gives buyers an opportunity to get the best deals and avoid missing out on some great items.

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How to find the perfect diamond.

Here are some tips to help pick out the perfect diamond for a special occassion or to simply enjoy.

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