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I have an original photograph of the Naval Arch copyright

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I have an original photograph of the Naval Arch copyright 1899 by Wm. Bechtel, NY and I want to find out if it's worth anything.

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Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  rusufdavi replied 2 years ago.
HelloThank you for making your question to JustAnswer. My name is*****'m an Antiques Expert and I will try to help you with your particular inquiry. Please, don't hesitate to contact me any time or to make follow up questions if needed. Dewey Arch, which stood in Madison Square (5th Ave & 23rd St) for one year (1899-1900). It was erected to celebrate Admiral George Dewey's naval victories in the Spanish American War and was officially opened on September 28-30, 1899. Unfortunately, the photograph is no so rare, because there are other original pictures made in 1899 of the Naval Arch. Wm. Bechtel being a good photograph, can be compared to other contemporary photographs in terms of photograph value. Regarding the value of your item, I have just perform a market research of similar sold items as yours. I performed the research based upon the most recent finished auctions and private sells, so the value given is the real market value of your item. This is the only way to know the exact value of your unit.The value will be in the range of 100-200$ if well framed. Please, use the stars to rate my answer or let me know if I can help you any further!