Collectibles-General (Antiques)/Help with a value


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My parents found this Hummel piece in a yard sale and we can't find a value for this anywhere. We have found a similar piece but nothing in color. The bottom reads germany hm 70. Any help you can give my with finding a value for this would be helpful. We are looking to sell but need some kind of idea of what to ask...

I only do furniture but this is what I found about the piece.

Re: madonna/jesus bust HM 70 with full bee and crown mark

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  Wed Nov 21, 2001 6:51 am  |
Your HM 70 was actually cast in the 30's and finished in the
50's....value is between $ 250.00 - 1,000.00 depending on size and is NOT a Hummel figurine but a HX series Goebel
figurine.....same manufacturer (makes Hummel figurines and over 60
other figurine lines) but different product line.....
Best regards,

--- In hummelmania@y..., fembmik@y... wrote:
> Can anyone offer information about this piece I recently acquired?
> Thank you

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In regards to American antique, vintage and collectible furniture I can help with wood identification, styles, age, periods, historical coatings, materials, techniques, repair, restoration, refinishing, and value. I do not study mid century and later furniture nor do I deal in lamps, and other smalls. You may ask for values and I will give you current market values, I will not give you 'feel good' values. Understand that there are many factors that contribute to market value. If you want a feel good, unrealistic number, please call a local inexperienced appraiser. It is my desire to help you and in doing so I increase my knowledge as well. For that I thank you.


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