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It would most probably be signed near the top of the central ball near the main stem or on the main stem.
Your extraordinarily beautiful cast chandelier with its extraordinary provenance would have retail venue asking price of $45,000-50,000 assuming good condition and depending on location.
A method that could be very effective would be to place a classified in the "Maine Antique Digest" It has a large readership of collectors all across the country.
I highly recommend this method. They only charge $25 for 25 words in a classified ad. This publication is a monthly newspaper as well as on their internet website.
Be sure to specify local pick up only. That way the buyer would be responsible for obtaining his own insurance and transport.
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A private seller to a dealer or at auction can expect 30-60% of retail value.
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