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I have 7 bread plates from royal crown pottery, I believe

Customer Question

I have 7 bread plates from royal crown pottery, I believe it's pattern crp 17. I wanted to know how,much they might be worth, and if it's gold plated.
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: The plates are free of chips or damage.
JA: Is there anything else the antiques appraiser should be aware of?
Customer: What would they need to know?
Submitted: 25 days ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 25 days ago.

Hello and welcome! My name is Doris.
I have been an antiques and art collector as well as a dealer and appraiser for over 56 years.
I will be pleased to help you. Please know I do not send pop-ups.

Photos are almost always required to give an accurate assessment.

Please send a photo of the pattern.

Can you send me a photo of the marks on the bottom?

You may need to use the macro function (flower icon) of your camera to get a good clear photo of the marks.

If you cannot get a good photo, then sketch the marks and take a photo of the sketch.

To send photos you may use the "add files" in the blue box link on your reply page or the "paper clip" found in the toolbar you see on your reply page.
Please do not send in ZIP format. The jpg or jpeg format works best.

An explanation of this method can be found here:

http://ww2.justanswer.com/help/how-do-i-send-photo-or-file-expert-hl

Kind regards,
Doris

Customer: replied 25 days ago.
Thanks. I will take pictures of all seven, front and back.
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 25 days ago.

Thank you.

I look forward to seeing them.

Kind regards,

Doris

Customer: replied 25 days ago.
I was going to take the photos on my phone, but I am going to take them on my camera instead. May I send the photos to you tomorrow?
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 25 days ago.

Of course.

There is no hurry at this end.

Kind regards,

Doris

Customer: replied 25 days ago.
Thankso so much!
Expert:  Doris - dfm925 replied 25 days ago.

You are quite welcome.