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Rarewares
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 sterling silver vase, Ok it says Gallia Christolfe,

Customer Question

Hi. I have a sterling silver vase
JA: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes its turned out to be surprisingly valuable. Tell us what else you do know and the Antiques Appraiser will be able to better assist you.
Customer: Ok it says Gallia Christolfe
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Antiques Appraiser should know?
Customer: Yes.
JA: What else should I tell the Antiques Appraiser?
Customer: It's 14 inches. I think from 1940's. it's kind of Art Deco I think. It's like a single rose vase with 2 really sharp points on top. It's also stamped on bottom with image of a knight (from chess) and beneath that a rooster
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Rarewares replied 4 months ago.

Hello,
My name isCustomerand I would love to help.
Please post pictures of the item(s) and any maker's marks by clicking the Add Files link.
The Add Files feature will prompt you to locate the file you'd like to attach from your computer.
You can repeat this process to attach more than one picture, best to add one,
write the word picture in the text box, hit send, then do the next.

Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Here are pictures.
There are 7 pics
Please let me know if this works
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Makertight.jpg
Vase1.jpg
VaseBottom.jpg
vasetop.jpg
Vasetopbroad.jpg
Customer: replied 4 months ago.
only 5 pics listed - ill add others
FullVase14in.jpg
Vasemaker2.jpg
Expert:  Rarewares replied 4 months ago.

This is a Gallia and Christofle of France silver plated vase (not sterling) in

the Cardinale pattern form 1950 to 1959 designed by Lino Sabattini.

This vase has a current value of $700 retail.

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Expert:  Rarewares replied 4 months ago.

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