Antiques

Have antique repair questions? Ask an antiques appraiser

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Value of an antique chest with a shield containing two

Customer Question
crosses with a crown on...
value of an antique chest with a shield containing two crosses with a crown on to anda banner saying costly thy habit as thy puse can beat a design around the edges og the trunk and both light and dark wood
Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Antiques
Show More
Show Less
Ask Your Own Antiques Question
Answered in 5 minutes by:
1/25/2016
Antique Expert: Nora, Expert in Fine and Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary replied 2 years ago
Nora
Nora, Expert in Fine and Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary
Category: Antiques
Satisfied Customers: 15,492
Experience: Liberal Arts BA College Degree, Post-Graduate Christie's Education in London, 10 Yrs Art World Experience in NYC, President & Founder own Corporation. Member AOA & ISA USPAP Compliant through 2019
Verified

Hello,

In order for me to properly assess what you have I will need to see images.

If you had already attached images to your initial posting, they are not showing for me here on my end.

Please send the photos at your convenience. There is not an extra charge to provide more pictures here.

~Nora

Ask Your Own Antiques Question
Customer reply replied 2 years ago
I don"t have a photo
Antique Expert: Nora, Expert in Fine and Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary replied 2 years ago

Hello,

I can wait as long as you need to provide images. There is not a time limit here.

~Nora

Ask Your Own Antiques Question
Was this answer helpful?

How JustAnswer works

step-image
Describe your issueThe assistant will guide you
step-image
Chat 1:1 with an antique expertLicensed Experts are available 24/7
step-image
100% satisfaction guaranteeGet all the answers you need
Ask Great House Antiques Your Own Question
Great House Antiques
Great House Antiques
Great House Antiques, Appraiser/ Researcher/ Entrepreneur
Category: Antiques
Satisfied Customers: 2,191
2,191 Satisfied Customers
Experience: 30+ years in all aspects of the Antiques and Decorative Arts Industry

Great House Antiques is online now

A new question is answered every 9 seconds

How JustAnswer works:

  • Ask an ExpertExperts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional AnswerVia email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site. Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction GuaranteeRate the answer you receive.

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

C&amp;A Appraisals (Randi)

C&A Appraisals (Randi)

Antiques and Collectibles Researcher

1,502 satisfied customers

ISA Certified fully accredited USPAP. 30+years experience. Speaker, TV, Radio, Newspaper Featured.

AntiquesExpert

AntiquesExpert

Accredited Appraiser

74 satisfied customers

Accredited Member of ISA; passed USPAP; full time appraiser; collector for 20+ years

Doris

Doris

Personal Property Appraiser

8,777 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.

Glenda B.

Glenda B.

Antiques Appraiser

23,516 satisfied customers

40+ yrs. Experience, 40+yrs.Dealer buying/selling antiques.14+ yrs. Antique Store Owner. Member of AOA, AADA. Advanced studies in Antiques at U of A

Nora

Nora

Expert in Fine and Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary

15,492 satisfied customers

Liberal Arts BA College Degree, Post-Graduate Christie's Education in London, 10 Yrs Art World Experience in NYC, President & Founder own Corporation. Member AOA & ISA USPAP Compliant through 2019

Judith-on-Antiques

Judith-on-Antiques

Antiques and Collectibles Researcher

6,010 satisfied customers

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

< Previous | Next >

Related Antiques Questions
I am trying to learn more about the provenance of this
I am trying to learn more about the provenance of this trunk. My father acquired it in Singapore in 1945. It is beautiful carved teak about half an inch thick, attached like a laminate to an inner box… read more
Diana F.
Diana F.
Appraiser
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
67 satisfied customers
I have a trunk that i really never seen before. not sure if
hello. I have a trunk that i really never seen before. not sure if it was made by a hobbyist or not. hopefully you can help me. this trunk is made of 100% cedar at 5/8" thick. all the edges are rounde… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antiques Appraiser
College
23,516 satisfied customers
How are you at this moment? This is one of the last
Hi Robert how are you at this moment? This is one of the last furniture pieces I have. This is dee's husbands toy chest. (He's 84) the pictures in this box (sold to me as a blanket chest) are pics his… read more
Robert S.
Robert S.
BA
835 satisfied customers
Antique Cross with Mother of Pearl. Looking information or
Antique Wood Cross with Mother of Pearl. Looking for some information or history, estimated retail value and replacement value. 10" wide at cross, 7.5" wide at base. 23" Tall and 3.5" deep at stand po… read more
LadyTanya65
LadyTanya65
Certified Antique Appraiser/ Speaker
112 satisfied customers
I purchased a sugar and creamer at a yard sale and would
I purchased a sugar and creamer at a yard sale and would like to know the value. It has a light green stamp on the bottom that has a wreath and crown (at the top) with the letters PM in the center. Un… read more
Doris
Doris
Personal Property Appraiser
Bachelor's Degree
8,777 satisfied customers
Hi, I have a bedroom suite of furniture that I was told was
Hi, I have a bedroom suite of furniture that I was told was from France from the mid to late 1800's. It is a dark wood, with carving and an inlaid wood design on it (picture of one of the twin headboa… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antiques Appraiser
College
23,516 satisfied customers
I own a military-style plate from, I believe, the early 1800s.
I own a military-style plate from, I believe, the early 1800s. It is about 8" in diameter. It has an eagle with wings outspread looking right. In his left talon he holds three arrows; in his right tal… read more
Frank
Frank
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
1,656 satisfied customers
I would like to know the auction value of a vintage trunk manufactured
I would like to know the auction value of a vintage trunk manufactured by A.E. Meek Trunk and Bag Company, Denver, Colorado. Size: 33” x 22” x 19“ Weight: 46 lbs. I don't know when it was made, but th… read more
Steven-R
Steven-R
Master\u0027s Degree
2,382 satisfied customers
HI Frank, Thanks so much for all your amazing help. I love
HI Frank, Thanks so much for all your amazing help. I love doing this. My second question concerns 2 pieces of furniture. I have already sent the photos to experts at pearl (all Attn: Frank). The firs… read more
Frank
Frank
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
1,656 satisfied customers
I have an antique bow chest with a sliding secretary top and
I have an antique bow chest with a sliding secretary top and 4 graduating in size drawers. I was told it is cherry wood and from the late 1700 or early 1800. It has a crown rose branded in the top dra… read more
wandwappraisals
wandwappraisals
Full Time Appraiser & Auctioneer
Bachelor\u0027s Degree
171 satisfied customers
I have a "parallel bible dictionary and cities of the bible"
I have a "parallel bible dictionary and cities of the bible" book which contains over 3000 illustrations- it appears to be from the 1870's. I would like to learn more about it- the illustrations are b… read more
Will
Will
Executive Director
Bachelor's Degree
12,084 satisfied customers
I have two types of dolls one is a babydoll that is 23 inches
I have two types of dolls one is a babydoll that is 23 inches long and maybe 13 to 14 inches across the shoulders. She has dark brown hair and has a bow in it and eyes that opens and close. She has fa… read more
HCraig
HCraig
Domestic Engineer
Associate Degree
154 satisfied customers
Glenda B. Would you please provide the year and value for
Glenda B. Would you please provide the year and value for a Tirschenreuth Bavarian China pattern 2671 orange tulips, green leaves, gold trim handled plate. Marking on back green crown, under that a sh… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antiques Appraiser
College
23,516 satisfied customers
Early 70s Phillipine Mahogany Ivory Inlaid Trunk with inside
Early 70's Phillipine Mahogany Ivory Inlaid Trunk with inside tray, brass end handles and lock hasp. 36" long, 20" wide, 21" high. Flanking the trunk is a set of 4 nesting tables, also have a drop lea… read more
Will
Will
Executive Director
Bachelor's Degree
12,084 satisfied customers
I have ten (10) Marlborough Royal Petal (Grindley England)
I have ten (10) Marlborough Royal Petal (Grindley England) luncheon or fruit plates with bright flowers and butterflies and guilded edges. Do these have value?… read more
Will
Will
Executive Director
Bachelor's Degree
12,084 satisfied customers
Hi Glenda, I have an antique cedar chest, most likely
Hi Glenda, I have an antique cedar chest, most likely 1800's, that actually looks from the front or side like a large bureau. Various local antique shop owners have told me they've never seen anything… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antiques Appraiser
College
23,516 satisfied customers
I have a very old trunk, purchased at more than 15 years ago
I have a very old trunk, purchased at more than 15 years ago for me as a gift from an antique dealer. It is wood covered with thin metal that has a design that was imprinted by hand. The wood was cove… read more
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Certified & Licensed Adjuster/ Appraiser
All Organizational & Government Required Courses
6,527 satisfied customers
Hi I have a 12 place setting of Limoges dishes and extras
Hi: I have a 12 place setting of Limoges dishes and extras (gravey boat, soup dish, etc). They are white with a gold band around the edge. There is a very very fine second gold band right next to the … read more
Great House Antiques
Great House Antiques
Appraiser/ Researcher/ Entrepreneur
2,191 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.

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