Legally, for an object be referred as antiques it must be over or at least 100 years old. For instance, cars of first decade of 1900s will be now considered antique, while collectibles had been produced recently. Collectibles can be mass produced and made popular trough market popularity and repeated use.
Electronic gadget like the tamagotchi was very popular during the last years of 1990s. This egg shaped, LCD display featuring device is about taking care of a pet until grows. Similarly, collectibles have been associated with popular figures like for example t shirts, caps, or shoes worn by celebrities or popular political icons.