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Im and i picked up an amoire and bed with the hard board and

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Hi pearl, im john and i picked up an amoire and bed with the hard board and foot board and there are no markings on any of the pieces. where would i look for something to give me an idea of what I've got.
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Customer: the owner said he boght it 40 yrs ago for !000 dollars and the wood looks like a puzzle and inlaid. also the bolts that hold the top and bottom are inside the wood and you could never lose them the amoire has 4 two that hold the top on and two that hold the bottom and the bed has the same bolts that are in the railing
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Customer: amoire comes apart into9 pieces top sides bottom, 2 doors, a 6/
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: General
Expert:  Nora replied 1 year ago.


Sounds like you have inlaid wood, or parquetry/marquetry furniture which was prevalently made in the 1930's. Not all furniture pieces are marked and some had tags or labels that were removed. Please send images at your convenience.