If you search well, probably everyone can find a few silver spoons in their cutlery. And do not worry about his darkening. Real silver fades over time, it is natural - to make it shine, you can treat it with soda and water. Silver instruments even "sound" (if you knock on them) in a special way.
Rare editions of books
Rare books, limited editions of classic literary works, or books signed by the author can be quite valuable, especially if you find a group of people, real fans, who will be interested in them. You can check the approximate estimated value of your classic book by searching its title, for example, on the resource AbeBooks.com or some other.
Antique art framework with gilding
You may not like the picture at all, its style, the storyline, but the frame is a special case, often without any relation to the picture. Frames have a separate life, no less interesting with something that they frame. According to MoneyPantry, richly decorated with gold and silver or frames with antiquarian elements can cost several times more than the paintings themselves and sell well on the Internet. In this case, the picture itself is also not worth discounting, for example, one woman was able to earn $ 27,000 in this way.
Old geographical maps
Due to the rapidly changing geographical map of the world, old copies are selling quite well at auction. On regular online sales, they cost from $ 25 and up. If you have one, you can make good money.
Colored borosilicate glass (pyrex)
In this case we are talking about practical and durable dishes. Vintage Pyrex, especially unusual, in bright colors and with beautiful patterns, is usually inexpensive on the Internet sites, it can be found everywhere. It has a completely different meaning for collectors. Some of them still love to cook and eat in such dishes, and this can be used.
Vintage handbags and suitcases
Of course, if we talk about vintage handbags - this is the territory of Louis Vuitton. But even handbags and suitcases of less popular brands cost a lot of money, if you put them in the appropriate groups.
Vintage Tin Cans
Yes, this is a trendy thing on Pinterest. Only if earlier they were used exclusively for the preservation of products, then today - for unusual crafts, jewelry, pots, lanterns, vases, lamps and even organizers. Quick check through any search engine - and you can learn almost everything about the brand, age, quality, release, quantity. Also on the Internet described many ways to make interesting items from cans. And there is nothing wrong with buying it - they are quite attractive, especially if you saw in it a non-standard pendant or a practical candlestick.
Original handmade products from the beginning of the last century
Perhaps you did not know, but millionaires do not always buy purely antiques. Antique handicrafts and hand-made from the early 1900s are still in great demand. Want a real jackpot? Look at the things of the famous designer Gustav Stickley, they will surprise you.