How JustAnswer Works:

  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.

Ask Nora Your Own Question

Nora
Nora, Expert in Fine and Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary
Category: Antiques
Satisfied Customers: 10016
Experience:  Liberal Arts BA College Degree, Post-Graduate Christie's Education in London, 10 Yrs Art World Experience in NYC, President & Founder own Corporation. Member AOA & ISA USPAP Compliant through 2017
71377891
Type Your Antiques Question Here...
Nora is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

Approximate value Pre-gas era french railroad brass wall candle

Customer Question

Approximate value Pre-gas era french railroad brass wall candle sconces complete with glass globes and top pieces. Unfortunately, these (two) have been converted to electric, probably early 20th century. These could probably be restored without doing too much damage o sconces.
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
(Posted by JustAnswer at customer's request) Hello. I would like to request the following Expert Service(s) from you: Live Phone Call. Let me know if you need more information, or send me the service offer(s) so we can proceed.
Expert:  Nora replied 7 months ago.
Hello, In order for me to properly assess what you have I will need to see images. If you had already attached images to your initial posting, they are not showing for me here on my end. Please send the photos at your convenience. There is not an extra charge to provide more pictures here. ~Nora
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I do not have a photograph of these lamps. they are about 12" high.
Expert:  Nora replied 7 months ago.
Hello, Brass sconces with glass globes that were originally used on a train and then converted to electricity in the 20th century can sell for a high average of $350 - $500 each. I would be able to further confirm for you if you are able to send images at a later date. This question remains open even after you leave a rating by clicking the stars and there is not an additional charge to add photos here. ~Nora