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I have 2 chairs that I believe to be over 100 years old,
For Nora: I have 2 chairs that I believe to be over 100 years old, that were in my grandmother's "parlor", and she said they belonged to *her* great-aunt. The upholstery is in pretty good condition, t… read more
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S only, One final item then I will leave you alone until
For Robert S onlyHi Robert, One final item then I will leave you alone until after Christmas. LOL Years ago I bought this Baker table and need your expert opinion on it. I don't believe the chairs are… read more
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I have an antique banker's chair. I do not see any markings
I have an antique banker's chair. I do not see any markings on it to indicate a manufacturer. I'd like to find out an approximate time period and value for the chair and any history and/or suggestions… read more
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Here is a rocking chair with embroidered seating. We used it
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I have 2 1970 barrel back swivel chairs on casters made by
I have 2 1970 barrel back swivel chairs on casters made by ralph morse furniture co.white diamond print with originalcustomer order on bottom of chair.Is there a market for these items and what would … read more
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I have a Claw Foot Table while over a 100 years old. The base
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Hi Again Nora, you can tell we are having a Nor 'easter storm
Hi Again Nora, you can tell we are having a Nor 'easter storm here with lots of rain. I am glad to be in my nice warm home. My husband wanted me to ask you about this chair which belonged to my Grandm… read more
Nora
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I just bought a table & chairs at an estate auction -- the
I just bought a table & chairs at an estate auction -- the table is 1/4 sawn oak with a center pedestal that splits when leaves are added (10 leaves - 9" ea) and leaves a center leg. The pedestal has … read more
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Steven-R
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I have a chair that has been in the family for several generations.
I have a chair that has been in the family for several generations. My family has been in North America since before 1801.( Mostly Nova Scotia and New England) Family legend is that it once belonged t… read more
Frank
Frank
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I have a set of 2 ornate wood inlay chairs. One is called
I have a set of 2 ornate wood inlay chairs. One is called a slipper chair with casters and the other is like a vanity chair. probably close to 100 years old. ever heard of such?… read more
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We have two chairs from my mother that look like one is for
We have two chairs from my mother that look like one is for the male and one is for the female. They are obviously antiques, but know nothing else about them. Can you help?… read more
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"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
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My wife has a five-spindle back windsor type chair--narrow
My wife has a five-spindle back windsor type chair--narrow arched (bent wood) back with a woven rush seat (old patina). It belonged to her grandmother from High Point, North Carolina. Has to be at lea… read more
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We have two chairs which we have been told are probably Eastlake
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I have 6 chairs from the Bishops House in Portland, OR. The
I have 6 chairs from the Bishops House in Portland, OR. The Bishop's House itself was originally... the Bishop's house, but at some point the building went into private ownership, was a house of ill r… read more
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I have a hard wood chair,I believe to be hand carved, referred
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I have two high- back chairs. They are brown leather and the
I have two high- back chairs. They are brown leather and the seat and back are padded. They were apparently made in France. They were in an old bishop lounge for many years. Someone told me they were … read more
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I have a set of 6 mustard tole painted chairs that are cr 1700s.
I have a set of 6 mustard tole painted chairs that are cr 1700's. They belonged to Bishop Green, founder of University of the South in Swanee Tennessee. What would their value be and where would be th… read more
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