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Framed Set of 13 Colonial Currency used during American Revolution era!

Remember the days of going to the gift shop of a historical town and buying a replica set of colonial currency?  Well, you can own an authentic collection of genuine currency from all thirteen original colonies.  Each piece of paper currency was signed by a prominent colonist over 200 years ago and some were printed Read the full article…

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Proper Framing of Historical Documents, Autographs and other Antique Paper

Being a collector and specialist of historical autographs, prints and maps for over 30 years, it has been my pleasure of handling and owning these important antique treasures.  The thrill of seeing and touching these amazing historical artifacts is enough to get you goosebumps up your spine.  Yes, even after all these years, I never Read the full article…

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Beware of Framing from Sports Sellers and Framers not Familiar with Museum Quality Framing

  Over the years, people have shown me documents and photographs that have badly discolored images and very light or faded autographs.  What was once a valuable signed photograph or document becomes a nearly worthless piece of memorabilia.  This doesn’t have to happen.  After all, why would someone frame an important treasure to proudly display Read the full article…

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Framing your artwork, diploma or whatever is important to you enough to frame!

Framing is one of those things where you aren’t sure of the quality until it’s too late.  My experience has shown me that many items are framed using very harmful and acidic hinging materials, such as masking tape, scotch tape, even highly acidic brown corrugated board! As a matter of fact, I recently took apart Read the full article…

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