A fantastic, comprehensive video that teaches the basics of distinguishing authentic antique Chinese porcelain pieces from newly made copies. A must-watch for any new collector!
There are different categories for age, and age is where much of a rug’s value comes from. In particular, when a rug goes from a rug “semi-antique” to “antique” the value can increase quite a lot. The age of a rug matters a great deal in giving it value.