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Cameo glass is popular with collectors. Galle, Thomas Webb, Mount Washington and Daum are well-known, but some smaller companies that worked at the same time are almost unknown.
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Someone you loved died and you’re overwhelmed with a family collection you don’t want and you don’t know what to do with. What do you do?

We give you tips on where and how to sell furniture, jewelry, dishes, porcelain figurines, record albums, bikes, vintage cars, clothes, and more. Everything you can think of, and then the dozens of things you never knew to ask, are all here.
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  • Kovels on Antiques & Collecting
    Writer, 1954 - present
  • Kovels on Antiques & Collectibles
    Publisher, 1973 - present
    Writer, 1996 - present
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Terry Kovel has been a lifelong collector and expert and has written more than 100 books on antiques and collectibles. She writes a nationally syndicated newspaper column, Kovels on Antiques & Collecting, a subscriber newsletter, Kovels on Antiques & Collectibles, and an e-newsletter, Kovels Komments. Terry lives in Cleveland, Ohio.

Kim Kovel, daughter of Terry and Ralph Kovel, caught the collecting bug as a child, growing up in a house filled with antiques and traveling regularly to antique shows and flea markets all over the country. She runs and contributes to the Kovels' website and has spent the last 10 years working on the Kovels' price guides and other Kovel projects. She lives with her husband, two teen-age daughters, and her collections in Miami, Florida.
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