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I received an antique opium pipe from China that looks like it may be from 19 th century . How can I find out what the value of this item is ? … read more
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S, I hope all is well. I have a pair of interesting Chinese
Hi Robert S , I hope all is well. I have a pair of interesting Chinese engravings on Ivory or bone I think ?? Or perhaps ivoriod. They are very well done and look quite old. I am not sure about them a… read more
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S., how are you. I sent over a couple of real smalls last
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One of a kind (n0 reproductions known) original oil painting
One of a kind (n0 reproductions known) original oil painting by Christopher Rave dated 1928. It is a skillfully done snow scene depicting a a row of barren trees lining each side of a snow-covered roa… read more
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My father just passed away I am devastated and find this very
My father just passed away I am devastated and find this very difficult to do but my father wanted certain things done after his passing. One of them was that there were certain possessions that he in… read more
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I own an old chess set bought in 1972 in excellent condition
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I hope I am writing in the right place. The icons were given
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I know you are busy but thought Id give you another challenge.
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I have a table lamp the was passed thru the family the shade
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This question is for Mr. King.I have a Persian painting on
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Dear XXXXX XXXXX, Here is another question, I told you I am
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