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rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
Category: Antiques
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Experience:  Antiques dealer for over 10 years specializing in porcelain, glass, art, furniture, coins, watches, pocket watches, and jewelry.
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I have a Bronze Bust of an Asian woman that I would like to

Customer Question

JA: Hi. What do you want help with?
Customer: I have a Bronze Bust of an Asian woman that I would like to identify and possibly have appraised, are you able to assistÉ
JA: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes its turned out to be surprisingly valuable. Tell us what else you do know and the Antiques Appraiser will be able to better assist you.
Customer: It has a black patina, square wood blase with black painted finish. It`s hollow inside and is attached to the base with a square nut and bolt.
JA: Is there anything else the Antiques Appraiser should be aware of?
Customer: I have pictures if that`s of any assistance
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Antiques
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I`ve attached a couple of pictures of the bronze, including a detail of the back with the artists insignia.
Thanks for your assistance!
Expert:  rarewares replied 1 month ago.


My name isCustomerand I would love to help.

This is a circa 1930 bronze bust on lacquered wood base made by

Vietnamese artist Than Le N'Guyen. This piece has a current value of

$1200 to $1400 retail.

Some sites that I recommend for selling are,,, Ebay and
You can also go to or and search their directory for an auction house near you and consign to them.

To finish, I will need you to click the five stars at the top of your screen and hit submit, thanks!

Expert:  rarewares replied 1 month ago.

I am following up to see if you have read your answer and need further help with this item.
Please do let me know.

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