Encore Collectibles has been in the record award business for over 25 yeaars. As a member of a worldwide collector's organization and ASCAP, this enables us to acquire awards through a private network of music collectors, collectors estates and other organizations. The awards we acquire, are focused more towards the SERIOUS - HIGH END BUYERS & COLLECTORS, and definitely have a higher value. We are the recognized leader in gold & platinum record awards. Don't be fooled by cheap imitations being sold on Ebay and other sites. FREE WORLD WIDE SHIPPING!