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I have two vintage Japanese pins that were created in the
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I have a few items that I would like appraisal. 1940s.
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Nora. Can you tell me the value of this old Ivory carved
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Nora. Can you tell us the value of this bowl with a lid.
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Nora, please! My granddaughter received a stash of old
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