Antiques

Have antique repair questions? Ask an antiques appraiser

Ask an Expert,
Get an Answer ASAP!

Related Antiques Questions
I have a new search..... my mother in law knew this army
I have a new search..... my mother in law knew this army nurse that gave her a wicker chair in the early 1950s. this nurse was in Japan during the occupation. She had stored her things in Chicago wher… read more
Diana F.
Diana F.
Antiques Appraiser
9,446 satisfied customers
I have a Queen Anne table. Purchased 50 years ago at an
I have a Queen Anne table. Purchased 50 years ago at an estate sale. It has 6 chairs( which I have already painted) and 3 leaves. When I began to refinish the table top discovered the Standard Table C… read more
Rarewares
Rarewares
Expert Appraiser/Antiques Dealer
17,636 satisfied customers
I have 2 Wooden chairs stamped on the bottom is Schmann
I have 2 Wooden chairs stamped on the bottom is Schmann Chair Co New York they are very beautiful and very well made could you tell me anything about this company… read more
AppraiserJM
AppraiserJM
Certified Appraiser, AAA
Bachelor's Degree
2,902 satisfied customers
I found a chair in my husband grandmothers old house. I want
I found a chair in my husband grandmothers old house. I want to get it refinished abd recovered but I'm trying to figure out if its if any value before I do anything to it. What is the best way to fin… read more
Robert S.
Robert S.
BA
5,733 satisfied customers
I am looking at a pedestal table that they say is a 100 yrs
I am looking at a pedestal table that they say is a 100 yrs old, and I am wondering if it is that old and what the value should be?… read more
Mrs. Rainwater
Mrs. Rainwater
Associate Degree and credits toward
4 satisfied customers
Hi Glenda, I have a very old wooden rocking chair and Im
Hi Glenda, I have a very old wooden rocking chair and I'm wondering how much it might be worth. On the bottom of the chair (underneath) there is a label which says: Mannheimer Brothers B.&S. Company I… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antiques Appraiser
College
23,516 satisfied customers
I have two antique chairs in my garage. I have an arm chair
I have two antique chairs in my garage. I have an arm chair and a side chair that were part of a massive cherry dining room set. How do find out how much they are worth? They are at least from the 40s… read more
wandwappraisals
wandwappraisals
Full Time Appraiser & Auctioneer
Bachelor's Degree
584 satisfied customers
I have two chairs that Id like to see if they may be worth
I have two chairs that I'd like to see if they may be worth anything. They are basically the same except for the seats.… read more
Wayne
Wayne
2,828 satisfied customers
I have a set of matching low back chairs that I would like
I have a set of matching low back chairs that I would like to have appraised They belonged to my mother in law, who inherited them from her grandfather. She told us they were Dutch origin. I know noth… read more
Wayne
Wayne
2,828 satisfied customers
Hi robert, sending pics of a reclining chair that was presented
Hi robert, sending pics of a reclining chair that was presented to my grandfather on his retirement from the B&MRRR in Lincoln Neb in 1890.Their are 2 sterling plates attached to the arms one with the… read more
Robert S.
Robert S.
BA
5,733 satisfied customers
For Will Gorges, Thanks for last reply,Another quick question
For Will Gorges, Thanks for last reply,Another quick question on that Brass Bed. Since that grandfather was fairly old, about 70, when my husband was a little boy in the picture I've seen(Like 4-5yrs … read more
Will
Will
Executive Director
Bachelor's Degree
13,426 satisfied customers
This is a chair that is supposed to be an exact match for a
This is a chair that is supposed to be an exact match for a chair in Natchez, MS in the Longwood House (also known as Nutt's Folly) the incomplete octagonal home. It's oak. http://i.imgur.com/mHBFb.jp… read more
Robert S.
Robert S.
BA
5,733 satisfied customers
"The Bishop King" Hi Robert ! Here are the pictures using
"The Bishop King" Hi Robert ! Here are the pictures using imgur..if they don't come thru please let know ! A piano stool, a chair and some tables...all from the hotel.. Thank you , thank you ! - Carol… read more
Robert S.
Robert S.
BA
5,733 satisfied customers
Can you tell me what these chairs are worth and what they are
Can you tell me what these chairs are worth and what they are made of..I think bamboo ? I got them from the old Sagamore Hotel in Long Lake , NY ..I think they are from the 1920's ..they are in good s… read more
Kim D.
Kim D.
Certified Appraiser & Antiques Expert
5,090 satisfied customers
I have a chair that is over 100 years old, doesnt not have
I have a chair that is over 100 years old, doesn't not have the original upholstery, and the trim is all hand carved. I have pictures I could send along with it but I don't see anywhere here to upload… read more
Frank
Frank
Bachelor's Degree
5,970 satisfied customers
I live in a remote area and do not have access to antique dealers.
I live in a remote area and do not have access to antique dealers. I have a arm chair that I would like to know the age of it. It is very carved on the back lots of detail and a cushioned seat. Is the… read more
TOPHATSELLS
TOPHATSELLS
CERTIFIED APPRAISER
Bachelor
721 satisfied customers
Can you tell me the year, and value of these 8 chairs? I have
Can you tell me the year, and value of these 8 chairs? I have pictures of them. Two with arms and six without.… read more
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Certified & Licensed Adjuster/ Appraiser
All Organizational & Government Required Courses
9,398 satisfied customers
I Have a drop leaf oak table and 6chairs that are made by the
I Have a drop leaf oak table and 6chairs that are made by the Detroit Furniture Company. The chairs are all similiar to an add in the Kovel "know Your Collectibles" book on page 41. I was wondering th… read more
Will
Will
Executive Director
Bachelor's Degree
13,426 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.

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

13,360 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 >

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