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Will I have three fur pieces that my wife & I are interested

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Will I have three fur pieces that my wife & I are interested in the values. They belonged to my wife's Grandmother The first is a a mink stole. The brand name says Schumacher Fur Co. Portland Or. on it. It is a light colored mink piece with a silkytan colored lining inside with a floral design pattern. The second is a much darker reddish fur that's like a neck piece that's made up of three separate pieces. the longest of which is maybe 30 " long & 2 pieces each about 15 " or so attached ....could be sable or something Has a reddish orange look to it & says "Irwin Stern Fine Furs on its label. The third is a full mink coat that is heavy with no label but gorgeous. It has kind of a burgandy silky looking lining in it. Phil garton
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.

My name is***** have been dealing in and appraising furs for over 40 years, and I can help you with this. Will is away.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Sorry I dont see a paperclip icon anywhere on this page I have the pics..With an email address can send????Phil
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The tan colored stole says Schumacher Fur Co. Portland Or....Reddish neck stole says Irwin Stern Fine Furs in it. & large full length coat has no label. Phil & Maureen
Expert:  Wayne replied 1 year ago.


The mink stole is "Autumn Haze" is $100-150, the full length coat is muskrat fur. This would sell for $100-200. I didn't see the other "neck stole"