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Overall Table
Overall Table  

Irwin Tag
Irwin Tag  
Hi and thanks in advance for your professional opinion. I have done some research on this piece but would appreciate your opinion.
It has been in our family since it was purchased in Ohio, where my family is from. Overall condition seems 'good'. There are minor things like a corner of the table top that has scuffed, a couple of minor cracks, the top (leather?) could probably use a leather lotion as it has small surface cracks from drying out. The castors work perfectly and the chairs have been refinished. The drawer works perfectly as well.
Below the table is printed ' 910' and handwritten '501' both in black. The Irwin symbol is on the inside of the drawer.

automotive leather conditioners are best.  Meguires.

the table is not as old as the chairs

chairs are victorian and if you will send a picture of the wood grain at the top or splat of the chair i can tell you when.

also a picture of under the table and the joints in the drawer.

the label was used from sometime in the 30s until 1953.

you may send them to my email as attachments and include the original question

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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.


I have been in the antiques furniture and restoration business and in the sales of antique furniture for 40+ years and have continued my education in the trade attending workshops and seminars by various organizations, institutions, and private collectors.

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