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rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
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I have a Viking Barrister bookcase with 3 glass sections plus a bottom drawer section. It

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I have a Viking Barrister bookcase with 3 glass sections plus a bottom drawer section. It is oak and is over 100 years old and in perfect condition. Inside on the back of each self is a Viking label tht says PAT.Nov.13.06, Pat Dec. 4.06 and PAT Aug.4.08.
I would like to know its value please.
Thanks, ***** ***** ***@******.***
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  rarewares replied 6 months ago.
This is a Viking model barrister stacking bookcase made from 1908 to 1930 made by Skandia Furniture of Rockford, Illinois.This would be called a three stack. The value of this bookcase is $450.00 to $550.00.if the glass and sliders are all still in good condition. It important for you to click the stars after you have read this answer.
Expert:  rarewares replied 6 months ago.
Hello,I am following up to see if you have read your answer and need further help with this item.Please do let me know.
Customer: replied 6 months ago.
I think this is a rip-off for $30 plus . I was able to find this info on the Internet--for free. I am very disappointed in your service and the fact I had to pay for your "service." The public needs to know about this scam.
C. Weber
Expert:  rarewares replied 6 months ago.
I am not sure what more information you were expecting to get. Let me know how I could have served you better.