All that you need to know about Antiques

posted by Karen Hood
Thursday, July 1, 2010

Antiques : A Basic Guide by Karen Jean Mastko Hood

An antique is usually defined as an object of considerable age valued for its aesthetic or historical significance. In the antique business world, the term refers to objects more than 100 years old.
It is collected or desirable because of its age(see definition), beauty, rarity, condition, utility, and/or other unique features. It is an object that represents a previous era in human society.
Most of us love Antiques, but hardly know a much about them, It requires a through attention to details while choosing one to buy.

Author Karen Jean Matsko Hood has been involved with studying antique collections for over 30 years. She currently owns Karen’s Collectors Cottage, Inc. & Art Gallery, which specializes in all things collectible, including antique, vintage, and modern collectible items. The treasures of today will become the antiques of the next generation.
Antiques, A Basic Guide is filled with fascinating information, facts, and pointers about antiques, including types of antiques, the value of antiques, and the most popular antiques. This is a book you will enjoy having on your library shelf, and is a great book to give to friends and family.

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Electronic Formats also available for Purchase here

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