Tuesday, November 01, 2005
By Patricia Sabatini, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
“A traveling buyer of collectibles is in Pittsburgh this week offering ‘instant cash’ for rare coins, jewelry, gem stones, guns, historical documents and other valuables.
But before you head over to the event hoping to get top dollar for grandma’s prized silver tea set or grandpap’s beloved pocket watch, experts advise doing your homework. They say you should have a good idea of what your valuables are worth before showing up at such events or you risk getting taken.”