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Doris - dfm925, Pres, Owner Nashville Appraisals Corporation
Category: Antiques
Satisfied Customers: 8124
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 inkwell that belonged to Tod Lincoln. I live in

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I have an inkwell that belonged to Mary Tod Lincoln. I live in Crown Point,IN. Any idea where I can get this Appriased in the Chicago Area.
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 11 months 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.

Please know that I cannot accept any requests for "live conversations" such as phone calls. I must research up-to-date data to give the most accurate answer.
Sometimes a "Chat box" will pop-up asking if you would like a live conversation. Please know it is not from me.

Please allow me time to research the data required by your question and write my answer.

I shall be back within 30 minutes.

I thank you in advance for your patience.

Kind regards,

Doris

Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 11 months ago.

There are two appraisers in the Chicago area that are certified by major appraisal organizations....

Carolyn N Young

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900 South Clinton Street

Chicago 60607

and

Pamela Pierrepoint Bardo

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6007 No Sheridan Road

Chicago 60660

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

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Doris

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Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 11 months ago.

Hi there!

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

Let me know,
Doris