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I am thinking of selling my grandmother's three cushion
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Diana, Reupholstered this chair two years ago. I was able to
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I would like to know if this Settee is old or a reproduction.
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I have an antique fainting couch that sat in my grandparent's
I have an antique fainting couch that sat in my grandparent's house in Pennsylvania years ago. Probably early 1900's piece? Beautifully reupholstered several years ago. Wanting to know value. Have pho… read more
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This old sofa appears to be hand carved as none of the carvings
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I bought a couch and chair at an auction. I am planning on
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