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Redhawk Area, Temecula Estate Sale

Redhawk Area, Temecula Estate Sale

Sale Dates and Times:

2/12/2016 8:30am to 2pm (Fri)
2/13/2016 8:30am to 2pm (Sat)
2/14/2016 9am to 11pm (Sun)

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How do we sell firearms?

Make an Appointment: Some Estates will have firearms available for sale. We will list the guns on our consignment page with a schedule of when we will make appointments available to view and purchase the firearms at our location in Wildomar (Temeucla Valley). You will need to email us at to request a time… Continue Reading

Coin Grading Made Easy

The primary purpose of grading a coin is to determine what the coin’s market value is based on how well the coin was originally struck, how well the coin metal itself has been preserved, and how much wear and damage the coin has suffered since it was minted. For most practical purposes, especially for beginners,… Continue Reading

North San Diego Antique, Art & Collectible Show

[wpgmappity id=”40″] The North San Diego Antique, Art & Collectible Show has moved, it will now be held at the St Mark Golf Club. 1750 San Pablo Drive, Lake San Marcos, CA 92078 Beginning Feb 9th, 2014 9am-3pm Monthly thereafter on the 2nd Sunday’s Bring your treasures between 10am -2pm for verbal valuation from our appraiser $5/per item(limit 3… Continue Reading

New Web Format

Estate of Mind Inc is under going another revision! We hope you like the new design and layout. If you have any comments or questions, send an email to me at . Thanks, Peter Continue Reading

Milk Glass – Overview

Milk glass is a relatively recent name for opaque, milky white or colored glass, that is blown or pressed into a wide variety of shapes. Animal-shaped covered dishes are popular collectibles. First made in Venice in the 16th century, the white color is achieved through the addition of tin dioxide. 19th-century glassmakers called milky white opaque… Continue Reading

How to value gold jewelry, what should you pay?

This is a posting found at: Guides – HOW TO VALUE GOLD JEWELLERY. WHAT SHOULD YOU PAY The first thing to say about gold is that it’s like money. Gold has a high intrinsic value and is very liquid….that is, it is easily converted to cash at very near it’s market value. So if you… Continue Reading

Gold – Solid, Filled, Rolled, Plated, and what they mean.

By pawnbrokersworld (ebay) I have been a pawnbroker and secondhand dealer for 25 years and would like to share some of my experiences in handling gold with you. There seems to be a lot of confusion about what’s what with gold. Is it solid, plated, rolled, etc. Please use this guide, as just that, a… Continue Reading