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Memorabilia Collecting and Authentication Quick Tips: Part 3

1913 WG6 "Tom Barker" Game Cards

Simple tips on factors that can help authenticate game cards, signed prints, antique paintings and more.

Antique Prints Collecting Tips and a New Authentication Guide

Die-cut Ty Cobb Sign

A few tips and complete guide for collectors of ad signs, posters and other antique prints.

Sports Collector’s Guide to Identifying Glass

Expensive antique lamp shades are often lead glass, and very heavy.

Learn about many standard types of glass you’ll find in some sports memorabilia, including lead crystal, cobalt, milk glass and blown glass.

Identifying Antique Commercial Printing Processes: Part 1 of 6

Relief printing: Ad for 1926 Red Grange football movie

A series of articles will help provide keys to authenticating and dating sports cards, posters, signs and other memorabilia created through commercial printing processes.

How to Use a Black Light to Identify Reprints and Fakes of Antique Paper Collectibles

The fedora hat's inside tag fluoresces brightly under blacklight, showing that the hat is modern.

Learn how to use a black light identify many modern reprints and fakes of antique paper collectibles and memorabilia.

Autograph Authentication on Amazon and eBay: Where Does It Stand?


It is important to know the differences in what the two internet giants allow when it comes to the selling of autographed material. And it is essential to understand the similarities.

PSA Introduces New Holders

Side By Side PSA Holders

After tweaking the product it introduced to its most loyal customers back in August, PSA has unveiled the new holders for your submitted cards and autographs.

PSA to Offer On Site Grading Special at NSCC

PSA logo

PSA will lower fees for grading and authentication at the National Sports Collectors Convention as long as you submit in quantity.

Topps Offers PSA Authentication for ’11 Draft Picks and Prospects AFLAC Autos

Greene auto

Topps is offering free PSA Authentication for ’11 Draft Picks and Prospects AFLAC autographed cards.

Face-to-Face Offer Leads to Big Consignment

Roger Maris rookie card

Some collectors prefer a more personal touch in the internet age.