Antiques

Have antique repair questions? Ask an antiques appraiser

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Antiques Questions
I have a 3 drawer locking desk that operates with a wood
I have a 3 drawer locking desk that operates with a wood wedge when the drawer is closed to lock the lower two drawers on a pivoting wooden 3/4" x 1" wooden piece I have never seen this kind of lock d… read more
Nora
Nora
Expert in Fine and Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary
Post-Graduate from Christies London
26,584 satisfied customers
Have a J.. Van Sciver small secretary desk likely made in
Have a J. B. Van Sciver small secretary desk likely made in the late 1920's or early 1930's with a matching wooden chair. It is a ladies petite style writing desk. … read more
Nora
Nora
Expert in Fine and Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary
Post-Graduate from Christies London
26,584 satisfied customers
Rareware, I also have a Berkley and Gay secretary desk.
Rareware, I also have a Berkley and Gay secretary desk. About 100 years old. 7 ft tall, 3 ft wide, 4 drawers, 9+ cabbie slots, wood lattice glass front.… read more
Rarewares
Rarewares
Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
92,908 satisfied customers
I have a secretary desk with integrated curio cabinet. At
Hello, I have a secretary desk with integrated curio cabinet. At least 70 years old, good condition. Trying to get an idea of value. … read more
Rarewares
Rarewares
Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
92,908 satisfied customers
I have some barker brothers end tables and side table. I
i have some barker brothers end tables and side table. I want to know their value where can i look. … read more
Rarewares
Rarewares
Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
92,908 satisfied customers
This desk is from the 1800s. It was said that while Sherman
This desk is from the 1800s. It was said that while Sherman was attacking during the war that this piece of furniture was actually carried out by slaves. Sorry, it is very difficult to get in to move.… read more
Rarewares
Rarewares
Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
92,908 satisfied customers
Have a windhagen secretary desk 4 drawers top front folds
have a windhagen secretary desk 4 drawers top front folds down 2 small compartments inside approx. worth … read more
Rarewares
Rarewares
Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
92,908 satisfied customers
we recently bought a master craft secretary desk # ***** with
we recently bought a master craft secretary desk # ***** with owen yates, chickasha oklahoma and burlington Iowa USA on it can you tell us about it?… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antique Appraiser
College
32,887 satisfied customers
I have what seems to be a very old pewter pitcher, which I
I have what seems to be a very old pewter pitcher, which I believe a Great Aunt, who lived in England, owned; she liked to shop in the secondhand stores. It is marked James Dixon & Sons, with # ***** … read more
Steven-R
Steven-R
Master's Degree
2,382 satisfied customers
I have a 1920s roll-top desk from the Los Angeles desk company.
I have a 1920's roll-top desk from the Los Angeles desk company. It has a lot of little pull-out drawers that slide into 2 3/4" X 4 1/2" holes. The hole is around 10" deep. The drawers are tapered on … read more
Doris
Doris
Personal Property Appraiser
Bachelor's Degree
12,917 satisfied customers
My wife and I purchased this table/desk from an estate sale
My wife and I purchased this table/desk from an estate sale (picture links below). The elderly gentleman stated it belonged to his wife's great-grandmother and dated it back to around the turn of the … read more
Frank
Frank
Bachelor's Degree
5,970 satisfied customers
I have a spool legged secretary that I would like to gain some
I have a spool legged secretary that I would like to gain some knowledge of before possiblt selling. May I post photos on this site? JB… read more
Frank
Frank
Bachelor's Degree
5,970 satisfied customers
I have an antique "Secretary" that my now deceased wife purchased
I have an antique "Secretary" that my now deceased wife purchased in the early 80's. Want to offer it for sale but have next to no knowledge of value or other info, manufacture, date, type, style, etc… read more
Frank
Frank
Bachelor's Degree
5,970 satisfied customers
I recently picked up an antique dining table. It has five
I recently picked up an antique dining table. It has five legs which are large diameter (4+ inches) and carved. The table has several leaves with it for extension. The hardware to tighten the legs is … read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antique Appraiser
College
32,887 satisfied customers
I have a sideboard made of oak, honey color. It is about 6
I have a sideboard made of oak, honey color. It is about 6' high and has a shelf near the top across the piece, which is about 42" wide and 12" deep. It has a dropleaf desk which covers 6 cubbies, 4 s… read more
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Certified & Licensed Adjuster/ Appraiser
All Organizational & Government Required Courses
9,398 satisfied customers
Years ago, I was given a secretarial desk. I know its a little
Years ago, I was given a secretarial desk. I know it's a little old, but don't know what era. I wish I could send a picture along with this question. On the inside, it has slots for mail or writing pa… read more
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Certified & Licensed Adjuster/ Appraiser
All Organizational & Government Required Courses
9,398 satisfied customers
Solid Maple Wood Trestle Table with leaf/extension leaves,
Solid Maple Wood Trestle Table with leaf/extension leaves, 6 chairs, (2) Arm Chairs Chairs have very ornate carved backs. It appears chair seats have been recovered. No repairs or other signs of prior… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antique Appraiser
College
32,887 satisfied customers
I have an antique dining table purchased from the Shaker auction
I have an antique dining table purchased from the Shaker auction by my Mother . It has reverse tressel legs. The Auction was held at South Union Ky, and it is the same table they use in the dining roo… read more
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Certified & Licensed Adjuster/ Appraiser
All Organizational & Government Required Courses
9,398 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

CASSOC  (Randi)

CASSOC (Randi)

Certified Appraiser

1,512 satisfied customers

Appraisers International Society Certified AiS ASCV FAV GJV Who's Who VIP 98-99, National FX TV 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

12,917 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.

Nora

Nora

Expert in Fine and Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary

26,584 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

6,429 satisfied customers

A noted expert, author, TV personality, appraiser and columnist. President, Association of Online Appraisers. Author of 3 books on collecting.

Robert S.

Robert S.

Antiques and Collectibles Researcher

6,041 satisfied customers

Expert in decorative arts especially ceramics, silver, paintings, and furniture.

< 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