Antiques

Have antique repair questions? Ask an antiques appraiser

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Antiques Questions
F. This is the same question I asked earlier. I believe you
This is for Diana F. This is the same question I asked earlier. I believe you said it was closed as you were working on it. I'm trying again.I believe these two lamps are English, and are antique conv… read more
Diana F.
Diana F.
Appraiser
Bachelor's Degree
10,079 satisfied customers
I have an unusual oil lamp looking to identify and appraise
I have an unusual oil lamp looking to identify and appraise on the knobs The P&A mfg co. … read more
ElizabethA121
ElizabethA121
Graduate Gemologist, On Campus
35 satisfied customers
I have two floor lamps that are wooden guilded and have been
I have two floor lamps that are wooden guilded and have been converted from candle to electric. They are beautifully carved with faces and leaves. I believe they might be 18th century French I would l… read more
Sophiad128
Sophiad128
Appraiser
BA Art History
474 satisfied customers
Value this please Oil lamp converted to electric. Value also
For Glenda B Only Value this please Oil lamp converted to electric. Value also if it were converted back to oil No markings of were it may have been made Total height 20” x top shade 23” x bottom (oil… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antique Appraiser
College
36,144 satisfied customers
Nora,Another lamp for you (yes... I have a lot of lamps in
Hi Nora,Another lamp for you (yes... I have a lot of lamps in my house). This one is a converted oil lamp It measures 11.5" from bottom of marble base to the top of the uppermost brass portion of the … read more
Nora
Nora
Accredited Appraiser & Antique Expert
Post-Graduate from Christies London
33,002 satisfied customers
I have a brass reading stand that at one time had an oil
I have a brass reading stand that at one time had an oil lamp but was converted to an electric lamp. It has a marble platform on the top and on the bottom with a magazine rack on the bottom area. It s… read more
Rarewares
Rarewares
Expert Appraiser/Antiques Dealer
86,798 satisfied customers
I am trying to learn anything I can about this?? Milk Glass,
I am trying to learn anything I can about this?? Milk Glass, I think this may have been a converted oil lamp??… read more
Doris
Doris
Personal Property Appraiser
Bachelor's Degree
12,920 satisfied customers
I would like the know the age and value of these lamps (have
I would like the know the age and value of these lamps (have 2). I was told they date back to the civil war. They have been converted to electric but can be converted back to their original condition.… read more
Robert S.
Robert S.
Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
BA
6,041 satisfied customers
Approximate value Pre-gas era french railroad brass wall candle
Approximate value Pre-gas era french railroad brass wall candle sconces complete with glass globes and top pieces. Unfortunately, these (two) have been converted to electric, probably early 20th centu… read more
Nora
Nora
Accredited Appraiser & Antique Expert
Post-Graduate from Christies London
33,002 satisfied customers
Just purchased a lamp at an auction. Appears to have been a
Just purchased a lamp at an auction. Appears to have been a gas lamp that has been converted to electric. It is a figure of a women, holding a sickle and wheat in her left arm and the right arm is rai… read more
Rarewares
Rarewares
Expert Appraiser/Antiques Dealer
86,798 satisfied customers
I have an antique chandelier that I am going to try to sell.
I have an antique chandelier that I am going to try to sell. It is solid brass and was purchased as an oil lamp but converted to electric. The glass is hand painted. I have a picture if it would be he… read more
Southwb
Southwb
763 satisfied customers
I just recently purchase what i think are antique lead lamps? I
I just recently purchase what i think are antique lead lamps? I have three of them they are lead with stained and shaped glass in a oblong shape with a chain hanging off them. The inside of these lamp… read more
Southwb
Southwb
763 satisfied customers
I have an antique lamp that used to be an oil lamp, but was
I have an antique lamp that used to be an oil lamp, but was fixed for electricity. It has 2 pink globes, one on top of the other with the oil lamp fixture going up the middle. The globes have a raised… read more
Frank
Frank
Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
Bachelor's Degree
5,970 satisfied customers
I have a Victorian 4 arm kerosene chandelier I would like to
I have a Victorian 4 arm kerosene chandelier I would like to sell. There are 5" glass bases and frosted glass globes I have not been able to find a photo of a similar style. Any suggestions how to det… read more
Frank
Frank
Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
Bachelor's Degree
5,970 satisfied customers
I have an antique oil lamp. The base is very ornate cast with
I have an antique oil lamp. The base is very ornate cast with brass, then there is a copper cherub holding another cast ornate brass top. It has been converted to electric. It is 34.5 inches high to t… read more
Frank
Frank
Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
Bachelor's Degree
5,970 satisfied customers
Hi Will. Could you possibly give me any information i.e. approx.
Hi Will. Could you possibly give me any information i.e. approx. date, value etc. on a small Ribes Limoges Porceline coffee pot which stands on a base which is about 5ins high, the overall height bein… read more
Will
Will
Executive Director
Bachelor's Degree
13,426 satisfied customers
I have 2 solid brass fire place Greacian figurines approx 24
I have 2 solid brass fire place Greacian figurines approx 24 inches tall weighing approx 50 lbs each. They have been in my family for 3 generations. Given to grandmother by her uncle believed to be fr… read more
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Certified & Licensed Adjuster/ Appraiser
All Organizational & Government Required Courses
9,398 satisfied customers
I have what I believe are antique French railroad coach car
I have what I believe are antique French railroad coach car lamps or candlestick holders. They have been rewired for electricity, approx 13in tall. All brass with glass cylinder, the front plaque is s… read more
Will
Will
Executive Director
Bachelor's Degree
13,426 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

Just let me say that this encounter has been entirely professional and most helpful. I liked that I could ask additional questions and get answered in a very short turn around.

EstherWoodstock, NY

Thank you so much for taking your time and knowledge to support my concerns. Not only did you answer my questions, you even took it a step further with replying with more pertinent information I needed to know.

RobinElkton, Maryland

He answered my question promptly and gave me accurate, detailed information. If all of your experts are half as good, you have a great thing going here.

DianeDallas, TX

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Kim D.

Kim D.

Certified Appraiser & Antiques Expert

5,090 satisfied customers

25 Yr Decorative & Fine Art, Historic Objects Expert, CAGA, AOA

Doris

Doris

Personal Property Appraiser

12,920 satisfied customers

Antiques store owner 10+yrs.Best of City Two Years. Collector 56+yrs.USPAP compliant. Member AOA.Founded part of antiques, silver & art collection at local museum.

Julie

Julie

Antiques and Collectibles Researcher

1,725 satisfied customers

Julie

Wayne

Wayne

Auctioneer

7,778 satisfied customers

40 yrs. experience in antiques, jewelry, coins and paintings - ASA 1985

Judith-on-Antiques

Judith-on-Antiques

Antiques and Collectibles Researcher

6,624 satisfied customers

A noted expert, author, TV personality, appraiser and columnist. President, Association of Online Appraisers. Author of 3 books on collecting.

Robert S.

Robert S.

Antiques and Collectibles Researcher

6,041 satisfied customers

Expert in decorative arts especially ceramics, silver, paintings, and furniture.

Frank

Frank

Antiques and Collectibles Researcher

5,970 satisfied customers

Expert in gold, silver, jewelry and American antiquities.

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x