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I have a Reuge carousel cigarette holder music box. How do I clean the outside

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It is Reuge Carousel music box. Blue Danube music. I'm not sure what to use to clean the outside

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The Vintage Reuge Carousel Music Box Cigarette ~ Made in Italy ~ has an estimated value on the current market for an average of $450.00-475.00 if sold at an auction(a local auction ) it would sell for a little less,at around $225.00-250.00, if this were sold in a High End Antique Shop in a larger city it would sell for $450.00 and up depending on the condition. If I were selling it I would list it for $450.00
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Keep in mind that not all estimated values are obtained, your geographic area plays a big role in what prices can be obtained. If you plan on selling this I would list this for sell on the internet where it will have the largest shopping market. There are some great sites you can sell from.
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You can sell on Etsy, which is a great place to sell from, you list Vintage Items, they can stay until they sell. Much like having a little store online. There is Offerup.com, Varagesale.com, Wanelo.com, www.decluttr.com, Bonanza.com, Ioffer.com and letgo.com. There is also Amazon Market Place, and of course Ebay. You can also sell on Charish, where you consign items. All of these sites get you a lot of World Wide exposure and bring the best traffic. They are all great! All sites can be sold from with pick up only option.
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If you sell to a dealer, antique shop or resell shop you can expect to get about 30-40% of what it is worth since they have to resell the item.
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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
I'm interstellar in how you clean it. Not the inside, just general cleaning. It is dustyle and tarnished, but I'm notrying sure what it is made from
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