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I have a small vase that I had given to a friend ans she saw…

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I have a small vase that I had given to a friend ans she saw one identical to it on the tv Antiques Roadshow so she returned the one I had given to her saying it was much to valuable for her to keep. Is there anyway I can find out it's value? I did not see the show

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It is small sort of aqua blue with a pattern on the bottom with a number

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Antique Expert: Doris, Personal Property Appraiser replied 11 months ago
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Experience: 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.
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Hello and welcome! My name is Doris.
I have been an antiques and art collector as well as a dealer and appraiser for over 56 years.
I will be pleased to help you. Please know I do not send pop-up offers. Although I am USPAP-trained, the assessments given here do not meet USPAP requirements.
Thoughtful responses take time. My responses are not instantaneous.

How tall is the vase in inches?

Photos are almost always required to give an accurate assessment. If you cannot send photos, I can still work with your descriptions; however, I can give more accurate answers if I have photos.
Can you send photos?

If so, then -

Please send photos of the vase.

Please send a photo of the marks and/or words on the bottom.

You may need to use the macro function (flower icon) of your camera to get a good clear photo of the marks.

If you cannot get a good photo, then sketch the marks and take a photo of the sketch.

To send photos you may use the "ADD FILES" in the blue box link (next to "SEND") on your reply page or the "paper clip" found in the toolbar you see on your reply page.
Please do not send in ZIP format. The jpg or jpeg format works best.

An explanation of this method can be found here:

http://ww2.justanswer.com/help/how-do-i-send-photo-or-file-expert-hl

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Site Help With Photos:

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The Help service with photos does not cost extra. This is not the same as the pop-up that asks about phone calls. The pop-up is an extra phone call service related to the appraisal, not photos.

I do not send pop-up offers.

Kind regards,
Doris

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
the vase is 6 inches
Antique Expert: Doris, Personal Property Appraiser replied 11 months ago

Thank you for size but I also need photos.

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Customer reply replied 11 months ago
I am trying to send photos but I am having difficulty getting them from my phone to my computer
Antique Expert: Doris, Personal Property Appraiser replied 11 months ago

You can email them to your computer from most phones.

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Antique Expert: Doris, Personal Property Appraiser replied 11 months ago

There is no hurry at this end.

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