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Diana F. Thanks again for all your support with your
Diana F. Thanks again for all your support with your expertise. I have this statue. It has been in my familly for at least 70 years. I don't know much about it. I tried to find any marks on it but as … read more
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This is an ornate porcelain figure with a removable hand. My mother said it was an asian fertility goddess. 13" tall.… read more
Doris
Doris
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I have a lamp, bought in Manchester around 15 years ago. It
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Give us an appraisal of this statue. We have included a
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S only, have more info on the crystal lamp. It is 14" high
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We have an old statue of an Italian man with a kettle over a
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Czech glass vases. I have 2 vases I would like to know more
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I'm interested in what you may think of an Art Deco piece,
Hi Kim, I'm interested in what you may think of an Art Deco piece, it is a statue of a naked woman in a beautiful decorated cape in a green and I would think a bronze but not quite sure of the actual … read more
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Doris
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LadyTanya65
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Robert, I have another question. These are Chinese Kwan
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This question is for Robert the_bishop_king Robert here
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