Best Collectible Sources On the Internet

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This list measures several qualities relative to collectibles, collectibles being defined as items people collect for the pleasure of possessing them rather than for their utility.

Qualities assessed:

1) Product variety

2) Product quality

3) Product pricing

4) Relationship between goods promised and goods delivered

5) Packaging expertise - Damage Prevention

6) Expertise of outlet personnel

7) Delivery promptness

8) Public relations skill (ability to make each client feel welcome)

9) Environmental policies (Awards?)

The Top Ten

1 ToysPeriod.com

This online firm carries a wide variety of classic or vintage Lego sets, model trains and Brio. They also have an 8,000 page Lego collector's reference guide. Mint condition delivery. Experts standing by to answer question. Everything used in their business is biodegradable, including the shipping packages. They have won awards as a responsible Green business. A collector is never disappointed when the item is received. Same goes for gift buyers. - drlara

2 Modelcars.com

From concept cars to tractor-trailers, if it's a model, modelcars.com carries it.
Police, fire, exotics... All there. And the place is loaded with hard to find accessories for the collector's vehicles. - drlara

3 Mysticstamp.com

Excellent line of stamps with good reputation for delivering what they promise. Knowledgeable experts standing by. Information available at the site relative to stamps and coins is very good. - drlara

4 Marbleartists.org

Outstanding variety of glass artistry. If it is glass, it is there. Top artists participate. Variety unparalleled. - drlara

5 Brucestrainshop.com

Excellent long term local reputation for complete inventory. Sells items on consignment. Well worth checking out. - drlara

6 Tias.com

Wide variety of collectibles from miniature baseball bats to comic books and art deco. Because of the variety, it is difficult to find deep expertise in some of the areas, although they give it a go. Dependable merchant. - drlara

7 Mycomicshop.com

If it's comic books you are after, this is the place to go. It doesn't matter what era you are looking for, eventually you will find it here. Not only does the management of this outlet have his own comic books for sale, but there is a lively business between and among members as well. - drlara

8 Modelplanes.com

The name says it all. If you are looking for a model plane, look no further. This outlet carries an incredible variety of military and commercial airlines, and, smaller planes that are used by individuals as well. - drlara

9 E-Bay.com

Can find almost anything on E-Bay. Vendor is number nine only because, in the collectible area, often it is difficult to determine the true condition of items. Also, for very popular items, prices can swing wildly, even significantly higher than the prices one would pay at businesses in the business of collectibles. However, the variety of E-Bay can't be beat. Caveat Emptor. Buyer Beware. - drlara

10 Goantiques.com

Furniture, glass and books. Art, pottery and many others. This is a sort of catch-all place for antiques. If you can't find it anywhere else, try goantiques. - drlara

The Contenders

11 Amazon.com Amazon.com Amazon.com, commonly known as Amazon, is an American electronic commerce and cloud computing company that was founded on July 5, 1994, by Jeff Bezos and is based in Seattle, Washington.
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