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I have a few African artifacts that I know nothing about.
I have a few African artifacts that I know nothing about. Can you tell me anything about them and possibly what they might be worth?The first is a mask.The second looks like a comb, except that it is … read more
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Looking to sell my antique desk. Purchased it for 2000$ from a banker who used it. Wondering what is the actual price and if it's a Japanese or Chinese art. Title: Title: Antique Carved and Painted Ha… read more
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Glenda, Fasten your seat belt. I have a pile of stuff for you to check out. Not sure if Just Answer has a limit to the number of items you can do at a time. I have two groups with multiple items and t… read more
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I found 2 short (low) chairs with rattan or woven, straw
I found 2 short (low) chairs with rattan or woven, straw like seat and carved wood back. They look tribal. There are 2 hand stitched cushions. Each different with an off white background and colorful … read more
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We have two pieces of Egyptian art we would like to get an
We have two pieces of Egyptian art we would like to get an opinion of value. They are wood carvings and my sister in law had them in a vault before she passed away. Could i send you a picture?… read more
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I found this statue that appears to be African. It stands 33
I found this wood statue that appears to be African. It stands 33 inches tall and does not have a marking for the maker. It is a pretty spectacular piece. I was wondering if you could help me with its… read more
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Wondering if African Dark Wood carved mortar is valuable.
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I have an African carved wood sculpture. It measures 6 inches
I have an African carved wood sculpture. It measures 6 inches tall and is not signed. It has a lot of detail as you can see. The earrings and necklace are real and beaded. I was wondering if you could… read more
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I have a wooden coffee table that is hand carved and depicts
I have a wooden coffee table that is hand carved and depicts an African Village. It looks like its been carved out of a single piece of wood and has carved edging around the table top. Could this be w… read more
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I have 4 antiques Italian Carved Wood Angle Heads that appear
I have 4 antiques Italian Carved Wood Angle Heads that appear to be late 18th - early 19th century. What would they be worth?… read more
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"Question for Alan" Here are a few what I believe are African
"Question for Alan" Here are a few what I believe are African artifacts. The first one is a mask that looks to be very old and it fits perfectly on my head. It seems it was meant to be worn not hung u… read more
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i just bought an old African knife.. appears to be handmade
i just bought an old African knife.. appears to be handmade knife and case.. how would I date it? the case is very light weight wood, with what looks like some kind of plant fiber stitching the two ha… read more
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Hi I have a very unusual interesting piece I received.
Hi I have a very unusual interesting piece I received. It is I think some form of african art. It is carved out of one piece of wood into a frame like appearing wall sculpture of t2 african women as b… read more
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African Sculpture. Purchased by me in Lagos, Nigeria 1964
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I bought several antique wood carvings. Three depicting Horses
I bought several antique wood carvings. Three depicting Horses Heads and one Camel. They appear to be beyond Antique and into ancient .The sizes are from 1 foot tall down to 8 inches. The 9 1/2" camel… read more
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I have a hand carved tripod stand...looks to be possibly a
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Antique African Beaded Necklace with hand-carved wood figures.
Antique African Beaded Necklace with hand-carved wood figures. This necklace was purchased circa 1970, most likely in Nigeria or Senegal. I have worked with trade beads for years, and I believe at lea… read more
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