The Encyclopedia of Black Collectibles: A Value and Identification Guide

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Wallace-Homestead Book, 1996 - Antiques & Collectibles - 307 pages
Black Collectibles form a complex record of the African-American experience, including everything from photography and fine art to sports, advertising, and kitchen collectibles. "The Encyclopedia of Black Collectibles" is the one book that covers the breadth of this hot area of collecting while providing the history and background necessary to put the material in context.

"The Encyclopedia of Black Collectibles" includes:16 chapters divided into four parts: Art and Literature, Everyday Artifacts, Historical Artifacts, and Entertainment MemorabiliaDescriptions and prices for more than a thousand collectible items

More than 200 black-and-white photos, eight pages of color photos, an appendix on reproductions, and a bibliography round out this indispensable guide that will prove enlightening to collectors and historians alike.

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