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I have a collection of collectors dolls from the 40's &

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I have a collection of collectors dolls from the 40's & 50's. They are not in great shape. Except for my Revlon doll. Should I trash them or try to find an antique dealer to sell them?
JA: Don't you just love the idea of finding something valuable in your attic? I do, but I think all I have up there is junk my brothers abandoned before they left home. Always a good idea to check things with the Antiques Appraiser, though. Tell us what else you do know and the Antiques Appraiser will be able to better assist you.
Customer: Still have original hair & clothes. Several have Lon pants underwear that appear to be taped on at waist, clothes need washing & faces needcleaing. Many have eyes that open & close.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Antiques Appraiser should know?
Customer: One appears to be little red riding hood. One is an Indian with wig & wrapped in wool blanket. Have extra Indian wig braided. Most 5-8" high, 1 has jointed legs, one is 7-1/2 " tall wooden Pinocchio.

Hello,

How many dolls do you have in total?

~Nora

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
19-20, plus more dresses etc from other dolls I had to toss due to condition.

Hi,

Please send images at your convenience.

~Nora

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I sold them today to an antique dealer because I wanted to get rid of them quickly. Thanks for your help. Do I owe the full amount for your help?

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Customer: replied 1 month ago.
I sold the dolls to an antique dealer today. Just needed to get rid of them. Do I owe you the balance?

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