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Certain curios are among the most commonly collected items in the U.S.: coins, comic books, postage stamps, antiques, baseball cards, autographs, seashells, Christmas ornaments, tea cups, bottles, sunglasses, books, porc...

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Different people have different reasons for collecting specific things, states RarityGuide.com. The most common incentives have to do with a desire to preserve memories of childhood, attempts to nurture insecurities, pas...

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People collect things for investment, enjoyment, social interaction and to preserve the past. When it comes to preserving the past, the question of true ownership sometimes causes issues. For example, those who collect N...

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Some collectible items include baseball cards, rare books, old coins, toys, comic books, art, stamps, fine wine, wooden antiques, fine china, jewelry or precious metals, and time pieces. In general, anything can be colle...

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The Nintendo Entertainment System, Barbie dolls, Micro Machines, G.I. Joe action figures, Real Ghostbuster action figures and Dolly Surprise were among some of the most popular toys in 1988. Other popular toys that year ...

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Fitz and Floyd have a multitude of Christmas collectibles, including ceramic Christmas tree ornaments, holiday household countertop accents and figurines, speciality Santa serve ware pieces and several Christmas-themed c...

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According to online antique dealer Kovels, Dresden Porcelain figurines are made from a special type of porcelain that originated and is still produced in Dresden, Germany. The most famous of the Dresden figurines are kno...

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