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Doris - dfm925, Pres, Owner Nashville Appraisals Corporation
Category: Antiques
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Experience:  Antiques store owner 10+yrs.Best of Nashville Two Years. Collector 56+yrs.USPAP compliant. Member AOA.Founded part of antiques, silver & art collection at local museum.
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I have an small (about 5ft tall) Max Barnett Furniture

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I have an small (about 5ft tall) Max Barnett Furniture Company cabinet that bears a stamp NO-4005. Can anyone tell me if it has much value. It is in fairly good shape.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 1 year ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is Doris.
I have been an antiques collector, dealer and appraiser for over 56 years.
I will be pleased to help you.

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The Max Barnett Furniture Co was established in New Orleans in 1899 and continued making "great quality. heavy and well-built furniture" until the mid-70s when it closed.

Your cabinet, as is, would have a retail antiques store of $1100-1200. If restored, it's retail value would be about $1800-1900. It dates early 20thC.

A private seller to a dealer can expect 30-60% of retail value.

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Doris

Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 1 year ago.

Hi there!

I'm just following up with you to see how everything is going. Did my answer help?

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Doris