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Rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
Category: Antiques
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Experience:  Antiques dealer for over 10 years specializing in porcelain, glass, art, furniture, coins, watches, sterling silver, pocket watches, and jewelry.
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I have a 6 piece distinctive furniture bedroom set. It was

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Hi. I have a 6 piece John Cameron distinctive furniture bedroom set. It was purchased in 1959 in Bronx NY. Set consist of. Full size bed, 2 night stands, triple size dresser with matching mirror and a chest. All have custom glass tops. Was wondering if any insight on value. Condition is good. Thanks
JA: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes its turned out to be surprisingly valuable.
Customer: Also - it does have the metal 'John Cameron' plate in the top left drawer of chest. I understand that may increase value estimate
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Antiques Appraiser should know?
Customer: Not that I'm aware, unless there is some specific question from your side
Submitted: 10 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Rarewares replied 10 months ago.

My name isCustomerand I would love to help.
Please use the Add Files feature on your screen to add pictures of the item and any marks, labels or writing.

Customer: replied 10 months ago.
Hi. I will send what I have on my phone/previously took. I did not capture the metal plate, but can send later. I did see one on the Internet and it looked exactly the same, but will forward (furniture at a different location)
Expert:  Rarewares replied 10 months ago.

Mid-Century, circa 1959, JOHN CAMERON DISTINCTIVE FURNITURE bedroom set (with custom glass tops) consisting of;

Full size bed

2 night stands

Long dresser w/ matching hanging mirror

Tall dresser

has a current value of $600 for the set based on recent sales of similar sets from this maker. Values range from $225 to $600 for different styled sets with this many pieces.

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You can also go to or and search their directory for an auction house near you and consign to them.
To finish, I will need you to click the five stars at the top of your screen and hit submit, thanks!

Expert:  Rarewares replied 10 months ago.

I am following up to see if you have read your answer and need further help with this item.
Please do let me know.