Antiques

Have antique repair questions? Ask an antiques appraiser

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

Related Antiques Questions
For info on this oil lamp converted to electric. Very heavy
For Rarewares Looking for info on this oil lamp converted to electric. Very heavy cast base and other parts...marble? And Tiffany style shade. No makers marks found only a small + on the bottem edge i… read more
Rarewares
Rarewares
Expert Appraiser/Antiques Dealer
45,913 satisfied customers
I have a brass reading stand that at one time had an oil
I have a brass reading stand that at one time had an oil lamp but was converted to an electric lamp. It has a marble platform on the top and on the bottom with a magazine rack on the bottom area. It s… read more
Rarewares
Rarewares
Expert Appraiser/Antiques Dealer
45,913 satisfied customers
Rarewares, I hope all is well. I have this wonderful brass
Hi rarewares , I hope all is well. I have this wonderful brass student oil lamp converted to electricity. It looks like it has it's original yellow globe shade. It looks like gold leaf design on the s… read more
LadyTanya65
LadyTanya65
Certified Antique Appraiser/ Speaker
2,339 satisfied customers
For rarewares, I have what I think is a vintage Fenton lamp.
For rarewares , Hi I have what I think is a vintage Fenton lamp. The shade measures 6 3/4 inches at the bottom diameter and about 8 inches at its widest point. It measures about 18 inches tall and the… read more
Rarewares
Rarewares
Expert Appraiser/Antiques Dealer
45,913 satisfied customers
Set of Vintage Lamps I have 3 lamps I would like to know
Set of Vintage Lamps I have 3 lamps I would like to know more about. And also the value if possible. I was told the large Red one was called a Piano lamp. This one has a large stamp underneath it that… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antique Appraiser
College
30,735 satisfied customers
Ok here is sorta lamp no. 5: this is a chandelier that I
Ok here is sorta lamp no. 5: this is a chandelier that I bought from same auction house about 4 yrs., ago, it was not wired and the piece you see broken came like that. I pd. $100. For this. Now it wa… read more
Robert S.
Robert S.
Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
BA
6,041 satisfied customers
S. Only, This brass floor lamp is one that I "polished"
For Robert S. OnlyHi Robert, This brass floor lamp is one that I "polished" growing up before company came. It is quite heavy -- we just weighed it, and it tipped the scales at over 34 pounds. It is t… read more
Robert S.
Robert S.
Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
BA
6,041 satisfied customers
I have a glass table lamp that belonged to my great
I have a glass table lamp that belonged to my great grandmother and was recently given to me. It is electric with a heavy clear-glass pedestal and above the pedestal base is an large bowl type vessel … read more
Nora
Nora
Expert in Fine and Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary
30,939 satisfied customers
I have this plaster boy drinking water out of the jug
hello I have this plaster boy drinking water out of the jug he's 30 inches tall the base is 13 inches across there is nothing there is no marks on it could you please give me about you and what it is… read more
Rarewares
Rarewares
Expert Appraiser/Antiques Dealer
45,913 satisfied customers
I have a pair of old vanity lamps that belonged to my mother.
I have a pair of old vanity lamps that belonged to my mother. I can't find pictures of them any where on the web and I'm curious if they are antiques and if I should put them away in my china hutch fo… read more
AppraiserJM
AppraiserJM
Certified Appraiser, AAA
Bachelor's Degree
5,073 satisfied customers
Im looking to get information (origin/designer/value) and
I'm looking to get information (origin/designer/value) and other factual info for a unusual lamp that I recently inherited. I have pictures to share of this item that I would be happy to send them alo… read more
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Certified & Licensed Adjuster/ Appraiser
All Organizational & Government Required Courses
9,398 satisfied customers
I have an 1890s Fostoria Oil Lamp that is not quite tall
I have an 1890s Fostoria Oil Lamp that is not quite tall enough to be considered a Banquet lamp. It has a glass base and the oil basin has a beautiful swirled pattern all around it. Any idea of what a… read more
Will
Will
Executive Director
Bachelor's Degree
13,426 satisfied customers
I have an antique lamp that used to be an oil lamp, but was
I have an antique lamp that used to be an oil lamp, but was fixed for electricity. It has 2 pink globes, one on top of the other with the oil lamp fixture going up the middle. The globes have a raised… read more
Frank
Frank
Bachelor's Degree
5,970 satisfied customers
I have a Victorian 4 arm kerosene chandelier I would like to
I have a Victorian 4 arm kerosene chandelier I would like to sell. There are 5" glass bases and frosted glass globes I have not been able to find a photo of a similar style. Any suggestions how to det… read more
Frank
Frank
Bachelor's Degree
5,970 satisfied customers
I have a floral chandelier that Ive had for years, my mother
I have a floral chandelier that I've had for years, my mother said she thought it came out of a castle in england. It uses kerosene or something but not electricity for sure. It is very huge. I was wo… read more
Frank
Frank
Bachelor's Degree
5,970 satisfied customers
I have an antique oil lamp. The base is very ornate cast with
I have an antique oil lamp. The base is very ornate cast with brass, then there is a copper cherub holding another cast ornate brass top. It has been converted to electric. It is 34.5 inches high to t… read more
Frank
Frank
Bachelor's Degree
5,970 satisfied customers
I would like to know about age, origin, value for this brass
I would like to know about age, origin, value for this brass lamp. It does have a small crack in the brass near the bottom and a crack in the marble. All seems stable. Lamp is 28" tall… read more
Will
Will
Executive Director
Bachelor's Degree
13,426 satisfied customers
I am trying to fine some information on a lamp that has been
I am trying to fine some information on a lamp that has been in my family for over 60 years. It is a oil/kerosene, it is a figural which is a young boy standing holding a toy top in his hand. It is at… read more
Will
Will
Executive Director
Bachelor's Degree
13,426 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

12,631 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.

Nora

Nora

Expert in Fine and Decorative Arts: Renaissance through Contemporary

30,939 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

6,243 satisfied customers

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

Robert S.

Robert S.

Antiques and Collectibles Researcher

6,041 satisfied customers

Expert in decorative arts especially ceramics, silver, paintings, and furniture.

< 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