The best way to find current values for Emmett Kelly Jr. collectibles is to visit online sites that sell his collectible figurines on the secondary market. As of 2014, Emmett Kelly Jr. collectibles are selling for under $20 on the low end of the pricing scale and for over $1,000 at the high end.Continue Reading
The first officially licensed Emmett Kelly Jr. clown figurines came out in the early 1980s. Fans of the beloved clown are able to find some of these earlier pieces through online research. The lack of an official pricing guide means that prices are set by sellers based on unknown valuations. While there are numerous Kelly figurines on the secondary market, first editions are the most rare. Emmett Kelly Jr. items are exclusively licensed by Green Stuff Licensing, which handles the approval of figurine licensees. Some Kelly figurines from the1980s are hard to find, which is why they are valued at over $1,000. Because production licenses are still being granted for Emmett Kelly Jr. collectibles, some current figurine makers also produce limited editions. Collectors are certain to pay more for limited editions than mass produced figurines.
Emmett Kelly, Jr. got his big break while working as an exhibit representative for the Eastern Kodak Company during the 1964 World's Fair.Learn more about Collecting
Fine china and decorative glassware, as well as novelty mugs, figurines and salt and pepper shakers, are popular collectibles manufactured by the National Potteries Corporation, also known as Napco. People typically sell these collectibles through online marketplaces, such as Etsy. Popular Napco items on Etsy include Lusterware cups and saucers, green ribbed glass vases and planters, ceramic German stein novelty mugs, Little Miss Muffet coin bank figurines and Sweethearts of All Nations novelty kissing couple salt and pepper shakers.Full Answer >
To find the values of Anchor Hocking collectibles, look up the collectibles in a price guide, such as "Anchor Hocking's Fire-King & More: Identification & Value Guide, including Early American Prescut and Wexford" by Gene and Kathy Florence. Online options to obtain pricing information include Fire-King-Mug.com and CollectorsWeekly.com, as of 2016.Full Answer >
Goebel figurines are appraised for value by three major distinct features, which are the age, condition and rarity of the porcelain miniatures. The Goebel stamp and the mold number imprinted on the figurines also contributes to its value.Full Answer >
Lladro figurines vary widely in value based on many factors such as year of production, collection and number of figurines produced. As of 2015, prices for new figurines range from $70 for the 2015 bell ornament to $10,000 for limited edition porcelain figurines.Full Answer >