Collectibles can be any number of things that consumers like to collect. Some of the most popular items include first edition books, postcards, baseball cards, rare maps, vinyls, memorabilia, coins, stamps, wartime collectibles, vintage designer handbags and much more. The worth of such items depends massively on popularity trends of the time, scarcity of the item, the condition of the item, its importance and the state of the financial market.
Around 11% of Briton’s collect stamps making it one of the largest collecting hobbies in the country.
Elvis Presley memorabilia is extremely popular amongst collectors particularly items dating back to the 1950’s and 60’s. This is when Elvis Presley produced most of his music and films making them the more valuable items to possess. Baseball cards are also extremely popular items and can attract high bidding. Baseball cards have been known to sell in the millions.