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Doris - dfm925, Pres, Owner Nashville Appraisals Corporation
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I have a tables and chair set from the Chesley chair company

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I have a tables and chair set from the Chesley chair company and there is a tringangle sticker on the bottom and it reads #3161 .what does this mean . I have the table with two pieces that belong to it as well
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.

The Chesley Chair Co. was founded in Chesley, Ontario, Canada, in 1909.

After several reorganizations, it became the Chesley Chair Co/Heirloom.

It is now known as the Crate Designs Furniture Co.

The #3161 is the model identification number assigned by the company.

Your table and chairs were made 1920s-1930s.

My research indicates that each chair has a retail vintage store value of $225-250.

The table would have a vintage store of $1400-1600. Both ranges of value assume "Great" condition.

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

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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