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Tips for Buying Sports Memorabilia

The collection of valuable accessories often comes up when people discuss their pastimes. While youngsters might collect figurines or coins, adults may boast of the souvenirs or decorations they may have accumulated. While plenty of these items might be mint condition, a lot of prospective buyers may be scouring the market for used commodities. Sports […]

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Movie Star News

Memorabilia.Expert is offering this amazing collection of  negatives, vintage First Generation photographs and autographs from the Movie Star News archives. The family business, which eventually became Movie Star News, began in 1938 when Irving Klaw and his sister Paula opened a struggling used bookstore at 209 East 14th Street in Manhattan. After Klaw observed teenagers […]

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BASEBALL TRAINING

50,988 Views Modern day baseball players are superb athletes. Professional players tend to be lean (body fat percent of 8-9%) (2) and quick (under 7 seconds in the 60 yard run) (2). As for strength training, studies have shown that baseball-specific program can significantly increase batting speed and striking power (3) as well as throwing […]

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Lou Gehrig Signed Photo Sells For Record Price

LAS VEGAS—A prominent collector sat in Victor Moreno’s corner office at (BidAMI Auctions) Memorabilia.Expert, the preeminent memorabilia authentication and consignment house on West Desert Inn Road, and ogled a photograph of Lou Gehrig. It wasn’t just any plastic-encased, black-and-white eight-by-ten of the legendary New York Yankee known as the Iron Horse. He’s young. His eyes […]

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Revealed: Unpublished Pictures From Marilyn Monroe’s Final Photo Shoot

Now Available in Auction.  View it now.  Back in June of 1962, Cosmopolitan assigned the photographer George Barris to capture Marilyn Monroe around Los Angeles, which he obligingly did over the course of several weeks—and, by the looks of it, over the course of more than several martinis. The resulting 150 photos, which stretched from […]

Michael Jordan Game-Used Jersey Size Chart

For Jordan collectors trying to get authentication information in photomatching or doing preliminary research – we believe this is a pretty good Bulls Michael Jordan Game-Used Jersey Size Chart. 1984-85: 42, 44 1985-86: 44 1986-87: 44 1987-88: 44 1987-88: 42 (Promotional Use Only) 1988-89: 44 1988-89: 42 (Promotional Use Only) 1989-90: 44 1990-91: 44, 46 […]

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What is an O.J. Simpson Game-Used USC Jersey Worth? $500,000? $1Million? Priceless?

Whether the public believes that O.J. Simpson is guilty or not, collectors will continue to value his achievements on the field.  We try to remain neutral when selling O.J. collectibles, just offering the item for its rarity, historic significance and quality. When collecting game-used jersey’s, collectors will specifically collect running backs, and this collector cannot ignore […]

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How To Organize Your Collection

Documenting your antiques and collectibles Documenting your antiques and collectibles properly is very important.  I highly recommend taking the time to do this no matter how small or large your collection is. This will save you a lot of time and hassle. When you make an insurance claim for antiques and collectibles most insurance companies […]

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How to Start a Collection & 50+ Manly Collection Ideas

Re-Posted from Jeremy Anderberg | July 9, 2014 Hobbies, Travel & Leisure Hobbies should be an important part of every man’s life, especially in our increasingly passive, and abstract world. In a previous post, we outlined a few benefits of having a favorite pastime, and offered a list of 45 manly hobbies for men to […]

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Has The Digital Age Changed Sports Memorabilia Collecting?

Yes. Absolutely.  Go directly to our current auction and see our auction line-up for this month to see what’s new! Where are all the kids lining up for autographs at sporting events? These days, it seems as though more adults are begging for signatures than their children. There is still nothing like the passion of a […]

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Most Collectible Game-Used NFL Football Jersey’s

We choose this 1971-72 Jim Kiick Game-Worn Dolphins Jersey as one of the most historic and collectible NFL football jersey’s to collect.  It’s available now in auction. View it here. The Miami Dolphins played their first game on September 2, 1966 and were the first professional sports team in the state of Florida. Those waiting […]