Thursday, June 25, 2009

Antiquities website

A beta version of was launched this month. The site claims to have pieces dating back to 500 A.D. "but the majority are much older with cultures dating back to the ancient Greeks, Eyptians and Romans." Prices can be a low as $200 with "investment pieces in the $40,000 range."

Go to for a look-see.

Wednesday, June 17, 2009


Rock n' roll has infected the International Nippon Collectors Club. The organization is holding its 28th Annual Convention, July 30-Aug. 2, in Cleveland, OH, home of the Rock n' Roll Museum. This year's convention has been aptly named "Nippon Rocks."
The 230+ membership collect fine porcelain made in Japan from 1891 through 1921. For more information go to