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I have a large antique Highboy that I must sell,but I don't know how to do it.Can I get an appraisal in my home?Should I go with one of the big deal auction houses. … read more
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I own a highboy that has been in my family since the mid
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I have acquired a "Pennsylvania House" highboy which I
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I have an antique gold leaf over gesso picture frame circa
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I have an antique bedroom set consisting of a queen headboard/footboard
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i have a highboy that was my grt grandmas . it is old but i
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just looking for ballpark value on 1930's handmade highboy. only 2 made for our family. It is signed and in nice to excellent condition. Tall double highboy.… read more
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