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msgraybeard wrote at 2012-12-19 21:30:08
In defense of the antique dealer, I'm a dealer & found this page by researching settee styles online.  I too love the set & would buy it for myself.  I also don't have a clue, but if I were to approach someone like that, I would offer to research the value of the item, then bring the research & make an offer.  That way the seller has an idea of what their item is worth.  If the seller doesn't want me to research the item, I would have the seller tell me what they would like for the item & make my decision whether or not to purchase it from their price.

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Regarding American antique, vintage, and collectible furniture I can help with wood identification, styles, age, periods, historical coatings, materials, techniques, repair, restoration, refinishing. Please read instructions for posting.


I have been in the antiques furniture and restoration business and in the sales of American antique furniture for 40+ years and have continued my education in the trade attending workshops and seminars through several organizations.

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