I'll been looking on eBay at vintage Halloween pieces and the prices people are paying for pumpkins and cat's that are in bad shape. I was reading in Country Home about collecting , and about fake or find vintage Halloween. Antiquing expert Kathryn Precourt tells how to know if a Halloween piece is truly vintage. She said also buy from a reputable dealer .That Halloween collectibles were used and rarely kept,so be wary. She list reputable fraudulent eBay dealers on the web. Here is a good site by Mark Ledenback he tells who is fake or what . After reading his article I sure did learn and your never to old to learn .Here is his site .Another freebie too!!!!!!!!!!