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I have a Closterman Rocking chair stamped. What is the value…

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I have a Henry Closterman Rocking chair stamped

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What is the value of a Henry Closterman rocking chair Stamped Dec031872

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It is a small chair. 36 inches tall 17 inches wide

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Antique Expert: Rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher replied 1 month ago

Henry Closterman of Ohio was an inventor with patents of two different styles of folding rocking chairs and a few regular style rocking chairs from 1870 to 1880. Your 1872 Closterman rocking chair has a current value of $150 to $225 depending on condition. I give this range since you were not able to add photos.

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