Collectible porcelain boxes can be found online at auction sites, online stores that sell antiques as one of their categories and online retail antique stores; the best online antique store is a store that meets the customer's needs, provides good selection at a competitive price, offers great customer service, shipping and return options and has good review ratings from previous users on Yelp or the Better Business Bureau. Sallea Antiques is the longest established specialist in antique boxes in the United States, according to their website.
Antique stores often have websites that feature a continuously changing inventory since many items are one-of-a-kind antique. A good online store will offer options to contact them with specific desired items or offer email list options to valued customers. Sallea Antique's motto is "Boxes are our Business" and only feature antique boxes. Some online antique stores may have other categories that include porcelain antiques while others may specialize in certain boxes such as porcelain snuff boxes. Antique Porcelain Online provides specific searches by makers or year the box was made and distinguishing maker's marks. When purchasing anything, especially used or antique items, make certain the condition of the item is described and ask for detailed pictures if necessary. A good online store offers information, photos and return options for customers.