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I'd like to know the value of this child's wooden rocker -
Second opinion] Hello, I'd like to know the value of this child's wooden rocker - it is very well made and has a pressed back design with spindle back, turned legs and a velvet tapestry upholstered se… read more
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I just bought a chair with a caned back. Looks like the seat
I just bought a chair with a caned back. Looks like the seat and sides were previously caned as well, it now has a plywood seat with an upholstered cushion and no caning on sides. It has that old almo… read more
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S. Can you help me with these Louis XV caned dining chairs
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We have a small (child sized) rocking chair, that has what
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S. Tell me about these spindle balloon backs, The variation
Hi Robert S. Tell me about these spindle balloon backs, https://imgur.com/a/8YNTcK3. The variation in the spindles (center ones) and the joinery makes me think they may be older and hand-made. Obvious… read more
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Rarewares - looks like I can talk to you again. I have three
Hi Rarewares - looks like I can talk to you again. I have three more hand caned chairs I would like values on… read more
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This questions concerns an antique chair bought in Bucks
Robert! This questions concerns an antique chair bought in Bucks Co., PA in the 1950s-1960s. It was used primarily as a decorative item. My questions are, as usual, whatever you can tell me, an antiqu… read more
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I purchased this chair from an antique furniture store in
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Diana, How are you? Well I have another one for you. So I
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I have a gh backed executive desk chair manufactured by the
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I have an antique child's rocker with had made nails with a
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I bought these chairs in 1997. I have a set of four. I can
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I have an old chair that has a high back, spindled(roughly
I have an old chair that has a high back, spindled(roughly lathed)legs in the front, very square arms (1 3/4" square). It also has simple hand carving across the front below the seat (spanish style) a… read more
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I have an antique 5 long, narrow seat 10" ,high back, what
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