The Wikicollecting Top 20 Most Popular Collecting Categories of 2011 The list shows the 20 most popular areas for collectors over the last 12 months, from postage stamps and antiques to comic books and memorabilia.
News-Antique.com - Jan 06,2012 - The online collectors encylopaedia Wikicollecting.org has released its annual list of the most popular collecting related hobbies.
The data is based on the collecting interests of 150,000 collectors in 160 countries around the world.
The 20 most popular collecting areas of 2011 are listed as:
1. Postage stamps
a. Sports memorabilia
b. Music memorabilia
c. Space memorabilia
d. Film memorabilia
e. Royal memorabilia
6. Trading cards
9. Classic cars
10. Comic books
19. Cigarette cards
20. Toy soldiers
The full list comprises 75 collecting categories and is available to view at www.wikicollecting.org
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Wikicollecting.org is an open-source encyclopaedia covering all areas of antiques and collectibles.
The site features pages contributed by collectors, experts, and professional dealers, as well as collecting clubs and societies. It currently has readers and contributors in more than 160 countries around the world.
Wikicollecting.org welcomes anyone with an interest in collecting, with the common goal of building a free reference tool for future generations of collectors.
The site also offers a free listing service to collecting related dealers and businesses, which allows them to maintain and update their own pages, free of charge.
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