Millions of collectors visited Kovels.com in 2008 looking for prices for their favorite antiques and collectibles. Here are 50 favorites out of the 700,000+ listings in the Kovels.com Online Price Guide.
A belsnickle is a hooded stern-looking Saint Nicholas figure that holds a tree or branch in his folded arms. They were also called Pelz Nichol, which means "Nicholas in Fur."
A bidder with lots to spend bought this train set at a recent auction. It's an O-gauge Royal Blue Limited passenger train set, made around 1906 by Marklin, a German toy company.
This Primrose dinner plate, which sold for $10 in an online shop, was made by Copeland Spode. The pattern was introduced in 1881.
The Kovels' Top Twenty list is based on the results of hundreds of thousands of searches that took place on its website during November, 2008. Occupied Japan remains on top, proving Kovels.com is one of the web's best sources for Occupied Japan collectibles prices.