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Firearm collecting

Humans have been collecting things ever since time began – a particularly interesting stone, deer antlers or valuable furs. But the key essence of collecting is that you start off with one item, then soon the ‘one is not enough’ syndrome strikes you and …

How to clean your porcelain doll collection

  Starting a porcelain doll collection is fun and easy. However, keeping the collection clean can sometimes be a problem. It is not complicated, but it is a process that will require patience and gentle handling, taking care not to erase the …

The 2013 Johannesburg Coin Show

Join the South African Mint at the one-day Johannesburg Coin Show, to be held at the Michelangelo Hotel in Sandton on Sunday 14 July 2013 from 10AM to 4PM.   This is the biggest annual gathering of South African numismatist.  A variety of rare …

The Mandela treasure

Every once in a while a truly unique, one-of-a-kind, item finds it's way onto bidorbuy for sale.  February 20 - 2013 - was one such day. That's when an amazing listing opened on the site: the so-called Mandela Treasure. The Mandela Treasure consists of …

The collectable world

Strangely enough, at the time we conducted a keyword search for items with the attribute collectable or collectible, the bidorbuy search engine returned a page with only about 800 listings. What, bidorbuy.co.za, South Africa’s largest marketplace and …

Stately antiques

This is your online antique and collectable destination. Browse or search thousands of quality antiques and collectables from reputable dealers. http://msn.bidorbuy.co.za/search/antiques/Antiques_Collectables/kc102 …