Antiques

Have antique repair questions? Ask an antiques appraiser

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

Related Antiques Questions
Trying to appraise an Ansonia manufactured in NY. I opened
Trying to appraise an Ansonia manufactured in NY. I opened back latch. Embossed in the copper was June 14. 81 … read more
Nora
Nora
Expert in Fine and Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary
Post-Graduate from Christies London
20,040 satisfied customers
In the morning, thanks! Avoiding the madness of turkey day.
For Glenda B in the morning, thanks!Avoiding the madness of turkey day. How about you? Invited to a feast but may only go at coffee and pie time! LOLI think this is called folk art. a Trojan horse mad… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antiques Appraiser
College
28,258 satisfied customers
Antiques Expert Request - Owl Latch Hook Rug Hand-Made in
Antiques Expert Request - Owl Latch Hook Rug Hand-Made in the 70s-80s in excellent condition. 23 L x 28 H Can be used on the wall or on the floor. What is the resale value? What other information can … read more
ExpertAppraiser
ExpertAppraiser
Appraiser
Master's Degree
4,411 satisfied customers
I have a ornate iron latch about 8 inches very heavy has a
I have a ornate iron latch about 8 inches long very heavy has a spring inside would like to know something about it … read more
AppraiserJM
AppraiserJM
Certified Appraiser, AAA
Bachelor's Degree
4,732 satisfied customers
Doris, I have an unusual wrought iron piece with a moving
Hi Doris, I have an unusual wrought iron piece with a moving curly q that I hope you can help with information. It measures 6" wide and about 5" Deep. https://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/… read more
Doris
Doris
Personal Property Appraiser
Bachelor's Degree
11,418 satisfied customers
I have an old wardrobe chest made out of, metal, and covered
I have an old wardrobe chest made out of wood, metal, and covered in canvas with the letters 'B' and 'B' on the sides.... Any idea of what the 'B' 'B' might stand for or how old and where the trunk ma… read more
Rarewares
Rarewares
Expert Appraiser/Antiques Dealer
42,739 satisfied customers
I have a depression era beaded flapper purse. It measures 4
I have a depression era beaded flapper purse. It measures 4 inches across at the opening and 5 /2 inches long. The chain adds another 5 inches. I do not know anything about the stone in the clasp.… read more
LadyTanya65
LadyTanya65
Certified Antique Appraiser/ Speaker
2,199 satisfied customers
I have an antique all metal barrel that was hand fordged.
I have an antique all metal barrel that was hand fordged. The lid is split in the middle and opens with a hinge and a latch. When you open the lid there is a small storage unit in the barrel with a lo… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antiques Appraiser
College
28,258 satisfied customers
We purchased a round pedestal oak dining table at a thrift
We purchased a round pedestal oak dining table at a thrift store. The top is made of small tongue and groove planks similar to old flooring. Approx. 45" diameter. When you separate the table as if to … read more
Wayne
Wayne
Auctioneer
8,356 satisfied customers
I have a tiny volume of the New Testament....black leather
I have a tiny volume of the New Testament....black leather bound with a metal latch opening....measures 5" x 3 1/4"...copyright 1884...New York: American Bible Society....it was in my grandmother's be… read more
ExpertAppraiser
ExpertAppraiser
Appraiser
Master's Degree
4,411 satisfied customers
Bought an unusual trunk I have never seen before. Opens from
Bought an unusual trunk I have never seen before. Opens from bottom of the front. When open front part of led rests on back half of top. Wgen open,the top has a satial pocket, has three divid compartm… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antiques Appraiser
College
28,258 satisfied customers
womans jewlry wrist watch with April 29, 1867 engraved on back
womans jewlry wrist watch with April 29, 1867 engraved on back also engrave is the name C.F. Farrar The watch is gold with black designs arounf the face cover and a black urn or vase on the face cove.… read more
Wayne
Wayne
Auctioneer
8,356 satisfied customers
An unusual mirror that opens towards the right and then towards
An unusual mirror that opens towards the right and then towards the left. Each "page" has what would be post-Raphaelite paintings/engraving. The latch has the following lettering BREVETE GSGD. Beneath… read more
Robert S.
Robert S.
BA
6,041 satisfied customers
I have an antique silver cigarette holder. It is gold on the
I have an antique silver cigarette holder. It is gold on the inside. It has diamonds set in an initial "W" with a crown above it that has diamonds, rubies, and I think a blue or black stone. It also h… read more
Will
Will
Executive Director
Bachelor's Degree
13,426 satisfied customers
I sent this inquiry once this evening and received a message
I sent this inquiry once this evening and received a message that something was wrong with the site and to send my inquiry again. I have a pocket watch E. Howard and Company Boston 65202. The case is … read more
ncsunburst
ncsunburst
10,080 satisfied customers
In 1984 we bought an antique armorie in Salzburg Austria for
In 1984 we bought an antique armorie in Salzburg Austria for our Bed & Breakfast in the Napa valley Cal. The dealer we bought it from said it was made in 1756. It is very old and I do not know what ki… read more
C&A Appraisals (Randi)
C&A Appraisals (Randi)
Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
1,502 satisfied customers
I have an old 1948 Wedgewood 4 burner stove with a griddle
I have an old 1948 Wedgewood 4 burner stove with a griddle in the center. It has 2 oven doors and a broiler door that opens downward. The latch that holds the brioler door closed has broken and I'm lo… read more
Diana F.
Diana F.
Appraiser
Bachelor's Degree
8,982 satisfied customers
I found a trunk at an antique store. Very unusual size it
I found a trunk at an antique store. Very unusual size it only 4.5 " deep, 11" tall, and 29" wide. It has two corbin locks, one latches the top, the other latches a drawer the pulls out from the botto… read more
Kim D.
Kim D.
Certified Appraiser & Antiques Expert
5,090 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

C&amp;A Appraisals (Randi)

C&A Appraisals (Randi)

Antiques and Collectibles Researcher

1,502 satisfied customers

ISA Certified fully accredited USPAP. 30+years experience. Speaker, TV, Radio, Newspaper 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

11,418 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.

Glenda B.

Glenda B.

Antiques Appraiser

28,258 satisfied customers

40+ yrs. Experience, 40+yrs.Dealer buying/selling antiques.14+ yrs. Antique Store Owner. Member of AOA, AADA. Advanced studies in Antiques at U of A

Nora

Nora

Expert in Fine and Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary

20,040 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

6,173 satisfied customers

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

< 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