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I own a dinning rm table with 4 chairs. Either the table or

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I own a dinning rm table with 4 chairs. Either the table or chairs Are from 1883 and the other from 1865. interested is selling the items. Do you think it best I have the items appraised?
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Nora replied 2 years ago.
Hi There~
My name is ***** ***** I am here to help with your question.
At your convenience, please send photos.
When evaluating an item, photos are essential to helping me come to a correct assessment.
If there is a toolbar with a paperclip icon showing above the box where you type in responses, then follow the steps on this link for sharing photos:
I look forward to seeing the images. If you are unable to send photos right away, that is fine – there is not a time limit here.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
The photos of the table are attached
Expert:  Nora replied 2 years ago.
Hi ,
Thank you for the images.
Please allow me some time to look these over for you.
Expert:  Nora replied 2 years ago.
Do you have images of the chairs?
As well, may I please know how you dated the table/chairs to 1865 and 1883?
Thank you,
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
The chairs are stored. I will pic this wkend or Monday. I purchased from an antique store 30 yrs ago, this is what I was told. The pics are not good, my phone has just been updated I will retake pics of table also. Ty Nora
Expert:  Nora replied 2 years ago.
Thank you for the additional information.
I will wait for the chair images at your convenience.