Tips and ideas about collecting and selling antiques.
Finding the Value of Conant Ball Furniture?This a page about finding the value of Conant Ball furniture. The Conant Ball furniture company was known for its Colonial furniture reproductions, cane seat furniture, and pieces designed by Russel Wright an American industrial furniture designer.
Determining the Value of an Antique Steamer Trunk?Whether you are thinking of selling your antique steamer trunk or wanting to insure it, you need to be able to determine its value.
Determining the Value of an AMI Jukebox?AMI manufactured jukeboxes between 1927 and 1962. in 1962, AMI was purchased by ROWE AC services who still makes jukeboxes to this day. This is a page is about determining the value of an AMI juke box.
Finding the Value of an Old Trunk?Old steamer trunks were a mainstay of a bygone era and can still be found in many antique stores and attics today. This is a page about finding the value of an old trunk.
Identifying Antique Farm Equipment?This is a page about identifying antique farm equipment. Many people really enjoy old farm equipment, whether to restore it or just display it. Do you have a piece you want to identify or do you know more about the equipment featured in this page?
Finding the Value of a Wurlitzer Juke Box?This is a page about finding the value of a Wurlitzer juke box. If you own an old Wurlitzer juke box, you may be interested in knowing its value. Here are some tips to help you get started in determining what its worth.
Identifying an Antique Desk?This is a page about identifying an antique desk. It can be difficult to identify vintage and antique furniture. Checking the bottom of the desk and of the drawers might reveal a manufacturer's stamp or seal. Scour the internet for similar pieces. Otherwise contact a dealer or appraiser.
Antique Brass Bed Information?This is a page about antique brass bed information. Finding information about an antique brass bed, such as age or manufacturer can be difficult.
Selling Antique Stickely Furniture?Antique furniture can vary widely in value, depending on the condition and rarity of the piece. Stickely is a well made and collectable brand of furniture. This is a page about selling antique stickely furniture.
Finding the Value of Antique Record PlayersSome antique record players are rare and, if they are in good condition, can be valuable. This is a page about finding the value of antique record players.
Identifying Antique FurnitureThis is a page about identifying antique furniture. Whether you have inherited a piece of antique furniture or enjoy antique shopping, it can sometimes be difficult to identify a particular piece, including even its original intended usage.
Identifying Antique ChairsIdentifying the age and value of antique chairs can be difficult especially if there are no markings identifying the manufacturer. Careful research may yield helpful information. Professional appraisers are an option as well. This is a page about identifying antique chairs.
Identifying Antique Dining Chairs?This is a page about identifying antique dining chairs. Here are some tips for how to identify those antique chairs you have. Labels or subtle markings hidden on the furniture can help you in your search.
Selling an Antique Bedroom Set?This is a page about selling an antique bedroom set. If you have an antique bedroom set to sell there are many ways to do it.
Finding the Value of a Murphy Rocking Chair?Vintage furniture may have notable value. Finding out this information is useful for restoration plans or future sale. Finding the value of a Murphy rocking chair.
Information About Antique Chinese Rice Beds?Chinese rice beds are often four poster beds decorated with delicate carvings of rice plant sheaves. This is a page about information about antique Chinese rice beds.
Identifying an Antique TableIdentifying an antique or vintage table that you have either inherited or found in a shop or at a yard sale, can sometimes prove difficult. This is a page about identifying an antique table.
Finding the Value of a New Domestic Treadle Machine?Besides online auctions there are other websites that have information about antique sewing machines. This is a page about finding the value of a New Domestic treadle machine.
Finding Information and Value of Antique FigurinesAntique figurines are often highly collectible but are only worth what someone will pay for them. Finding information and value of antique figurines can be a challenge because there are so many varieties and manufactures of these figurines.
Identifying an Antique Clock?Finding the manufacturer information on an old clock will be needed before you can determine its value. This is a page about identifying an antique clock.
What Type of Desk is This?Can anyone tell me what kind of desk this is or what it was used for? The top table flips down pushing another inset table up. The desk is extremely heavy. I want to post on Craig's List, but would like some information first. Any input would be helpful. Thank you.
Value of Old Silver Tray Without Markings?Determining what a silver tray may be worth without a stamp, may require some research. This is a page about find the value of old silver tray that don't have markings.
Determining the Value of Vintage FurnitureThis is a page about determining the value of vintage furniture. The value of inherited or purchased vintage furniture may be hard to assess.
Identifying Antique Lamps?Can anyone tell me anything about these lamps? I know they are antiques, but can not find a name on them anywhere.
Finding Information About an Antique ChairThis is a page about finding information about an antique chair. Determining the country of origin, manufacturer and the age of an old chair can be a challenge.
Information About Dutch Klewang and Old Sea Chest?Recently came across this. Just wondered If anyone can help me with values/ history of the sword. As far as I know, they have always been together. The ship painting has a British merchant flag and as far as I know the sword is a Dutch Klewang sword.
Identifying Old Farm Equipment?This horse drawn imp was made by John Deere, what was it used for?
Age and Maker of an Old Wooden Trunk?I would love to know age of this trunk ? And possibly the maker? I am just curious. The liner is original. It is only missing the lock. I don't see any signs of it being refurbished.
What is This? (Silent Butler)A common household item of the past is a silent butler. It is a covered metal pan with a handle that was used to empty ash trays and pickup crumbs in the parlor or living room.
Information on Justis and Armiger Silver Plate Covered Dish?I have a quadruple plate piece that is also marked Sterline - not Sterling. What does Sterline mean?
Value of Spin-Well Spinning Wheel?I am looking for the value of this Spin-Well spinning wheel? It was manufactured in Sifton, Manitoba. Time Period - pre-patent/patent pending.
Value of an Antique Rocking Chair?The manufacturer, condition and style of an antique rocking chair will help determine the value. Taking it to a trusted dealer will give you the best information.
Value of an Old Webley Gun?This is a page about value of an old Webley gun. Here are some good tips for how to go about finding the value of an old Webley gun. The condition and whether it still fires are just a few of the things that determine the value.
Determining the Value of Vintage Chairs?This is a page about determining the value of vintage chairs. Whether you have inherited or purchased vintage chairs, it can be fun to find out what they are worth. Here are some tips to help you figure out their value.
Value of a Baker Furniture Louis XV Style Bombe Chest?Well made furniture is often made in a popular style from the past. This is a page about the value of a Baker Furniture Louis XV style bombe chest.
Finding the Value of an Antique Folding Table?This is a page about finding the value of an antique folding table. You can make some interesting and possibly valuable finds at thrift and resale stores. The harder part comes after you get your treasure home and try to identify and ascertain its value.
Finding the Value of Old Silver Plate Flatware?Silver flatware is becoming more and more rare and valuable, especially for certain patterns. This is a page about finding the value of old silver plate flatware.
Finding the Value of an Antique Denison Record Player?This is a page about finding the value of a Denison record player. Records and record players are making a come back. New players rarely have the beauty that old ones do, so working vintages are often a sought after item. If you have an antique Denison record player, here is some information that may help you determine its value.
Value of a Finch Furniture Dining Set?Antique furniture, if well maintained, can be valuable. Finding out the value of your finch furniture dining set can help you determine if and when you would like to sell it or what to insure it for.
Pricing Antiques to Sell?I can't find out information on two items. Can anyone help? We have no idea how much they're worth and need to sell them.
Finding the Value of an Eclipse Riding Mower?Some older lawn mowers are highly collectible and may be valuable depending on their rarity and condition. Here are some ideas about finding the value of an Eclipse riding mower.
What Kind of Bedroom Furniture is This?Antique furniture designed to store clothing often combines more than one type of storage space. The name applied to the specific piece or style is determined by whether it includes wardrobe hanging space along with either drawers or shelves, or not. Research or professional advice can often help eliminate the confusion. This is a page about, "What kind of bedroom furniture is this?".
How to Sell Antique Furniture Online?Antique furniture can be valuable if it is rare and in good condition. This is a page about how to sell antique furniture online.
Determining the Value of Vintage Theater Seats?Old theater seats are usually put together in a group, and can be used at home in interesting ways. This is a page about determining the value of vintage theater seats.
Getting Antiques Appraised Before SellingMany antiques have value but finding out how much value, by having them appraised, is important before attempting to sell them. This is a page about getting antiques appraised before selling.
Find the Value of a Roycroft Bookcase?Some Roycroft book cases are rare and, if they are in good condition, can be relatively valuable. This is a page about value of Roycroft bookcase.
Value of a Murphy Cedar Chest?I have a Murphy cedar chest #4023. How much is it worth in excellent condition?
Opening an Antique Coin BankThis is a page about opening an antique coin bank. If you have inherited or purchased an antique coin bank it might be difficult to discern how to open it.
Caring for Antique FurnitureThis is a page about caring for antique furniture. Antique furniture needs special care, when cleaning and choosing the best placement in your home, to prevent damage to the finish and even the glue holding it together.
Information About Winselmann Antique Sewing Machines?This is a page about information about Winselmann antique sewing machines. Antique sewing machines are a popular collectible. Collected for their beauty and workmanship, they are also refurbished and used by crafters who enjoy sewing on these antique machines.
Finding the Value of Antique Murphy's FurnitureThis is a page about finding the value of antique Murphy's furniture. The Murphy family manufactured cedar chests and wardrobes from 1946 - the early 2000s. These great pieces can still be found for sale today on the net and in antique shops.
Crystal Chandelier?I live near Atlanta and I was wondering where I could take an antique crystal chandelier for an estimate on what it's worth? Or, can anyone on here tell me it's value? I'd post a pic, but I don't know how to do that.
Information on Murphy Cedar Chest?I have a Murphy cedar chest stamped, Murphy 18. Does anyone know when this was made, etc.?
Information on Murphy Cedar Wardrobe?I just purchased a cedar armoire for $175.00. It is in excellent condition. It has, on the back: Murphy made in the USA and the numbers 4340. Can anyone tell me anything about this piece?
Photo: Beautiful Antique Bowl in WindowI love to window shop downtown at the car show in Elizabethton. This seems too beautiful for even words to describe!
Appraising a Vermont American Furniture Corp. Bedroom Set?I have bedroom set made by Vermont American Furniture Corp. It is from 1950. What do you think it's worth?
Cleaning an Antique Baby Buggy?I have an old baby buggy that was used back in the 1800s. It's been in storage, so it needs a lot of clean up done to it. Someone suggested using a furniture oil on the leather parts because it smells musty. The metal parts are also rusty.
Antiques Appraiser in Brooklyn, NY?I have a piece of 18th century antique furniture and would like to have it appraised near where I live.
Could This Be a Piano Stool?I have an old chair with a turnable seat to adjust higher or lower, no arms, claw feet holding clear glass or crystal balls. It's small, about 4 feet tall with dark wood, and metal attachments for the turnstyle.
Cleaning Antiques and Collectibles?I have furniture, dishes, etc. inherited from my father and grandparents. How do I get the built up over 50 years of thick, sticky, brown smoke, and dust residue off of everything without hurting them? I am especially concerned for the antique furniture?
Refinishing a Henry Link Cabinet?I just purchased an old cabinet at a second hand store. It is pale yellow with painted flowers on it. On the inside drawer it says "Henry Link". I looked this up, and apparently I bought a nice vintage piece from the fifties for $22.
Information About an Old Sewing Machine?My friend has an old sewing machine from 1941 with warranty and purchase receipt. Where would I find info on it? It's an Enterprise D.
Value of Antique Glassware?How can I find out if glassware that was given to me has any value? The person who gave it to me claims they were her grandmother's?
Information About an Antique Cabinet?Would anyone know anything about this antique? The possible age and value?
Restoring Burned Copper Pots?Is there a way to restore antique, solid copper pots burned in a house fire?
Appraisal For Antique Fiddle?Where do I go to get a free appraisal on an antique fiddle? I've tried many places and nothing. Somebody help!
Value of Antique Quilt Blocks?Found at estate sale, paper pieced quilt blocks. THE date on news paper states 1918. Not great condition but want to sell to a collector if possible. Do you think that someone would be interested.
Identify This Wooden Object?This is a wooden object about 4 feet high, 2 feet wide and looks a bit like a ladder but the top pulls off. Belonged on my grandfather's farm and could be 100 years old. My family would like to know what it is and how it was used.
Value of Carsonola Crank Phonograph?I have a 1900s Carsonola crank phonograph and am curious to see what it's worth. What is the value of it and any background info you can share.
Estimated Value of a Cecelia'Antique Phonograph?I am considering purchasing this antique phonograph. It was listed as a Victrola, but after I pressed him he said he used that as a generic description. The brand or model he says is a'Cecilia. I couldn't find any info online about that brand/model. See the photo. I'd like to know the estimated value.
Identifying an Old Metal Framework?A friend of mine found this in an old barn. Can anyone tell me what it is?
Identifying Antique Logging Equipment?I found this with my metal detector on my property in NW Washington state. The area has been logged over the years. There were quite a few cedar stumps with notches in them.