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hello, i have solid wood oak piece desk (possible writing desk) and want to sell it but not sure how much to ask for.hello, I have a quick question.... can you tell me about this piece? Solid Oak with… read more
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I am looking to gather information about furniture that came
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I have a bedroom suite made by Continental furniture, High
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Glenda B.
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My family has long taken pride in our "Heppelwhite Butler's
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Robert S.
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Kim D.
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I have a Singer treadle sewing machine that is over 100 years
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Michelle
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