Antiques Resources

Do you have antique precious metals such as gold, silver, or platinum that you’d like to sell? Or maybe you’re just looking for more information on valuing, investing, or selling old estate jewelry. We also deal in and have pages specifically for collectible antique coins and rare coins, which are a great place to start. Antique gold and precious metals vary in value dramatically, and we’ve seen a lot of great pieces, so we frequently provide blogs and information about buying and selling them too.

Browse our articles on the subject below, and request a gold mailer if you’d like a quote on your antique, old, or rare metals today!

The Crown Jewels Of The United Kingdom

Though they’ve only been collecting them for about 350 years, the British crown jewels are still by far the most expansive set of regalia in the world. There are 141 items, from spoons to crowns. And even the most basic is probably worth more than your grandmother’s prized china collection. Sorry grandma! Why is the collection only 350 years old,

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Gold, Silver and Money in Ancient Egypt

If you think that we’ve been fascinated by gold since the beginning of civilization you’d be wrong. It goes back further than that. Gold flakes have even been found in caves from our prehistoric days! Talk about a long-term obsession. Of course, the systematic digging up of gold had to wait until we had a system – or state –

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Archaeologists Strike Gold With Ancient Roman Coin

In a recent statement, archaeologists Drs. Shimon Gibson, James Tabor, and Rafael Lewis  gold coin depicting the face of Roman Emperor Nero was discovered in Jerusalem this summer. Archaeologists discovered the coin while excavating the site of several ancient villas believed to have been owned by wealthy priests of the era. The coin itself is believed to have been minted

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