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FOR RAREWARES: We have just purchased an antique bed, ornately carved, with rounded footboard and 7'2" tall headboard. The headboard drops down into 2 wooden pegs with a metal latch on each side of th… read more
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Attn: Nora. These are 3 matching deep carved cabinet panels (i am guessing). I think the wood is mahogany, but could possibly be walnut. Don't think they are heavy enough to be walnut, though. Nicely … read more
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S. So what's up with this really old table? The only nail is
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I have two. Louis XIII chairs we bought them from a dealer.
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Judith I have some questions about this lion I just bought
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Glenda --Another item to figure out value?? Old Hand Carved
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