Collectibles-General (Antiques)/old plow

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I have an old plow that I'm told is dated back to the late 1800's to early 1900's. I have the whole set upwith metal handles. I need to know how much its worth.

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Hi Katherine
Nice to hear from you.
This is out of my expertise but I can tell you that I go to a lot of auction sales up here in Canada and these old ploughs are bought for garden ornaments. Likely the same where you live.
Last auction I attended one sold for 75.00
Is that what they are worth?  Where I live I guess it is.
Now if you keep in mind I live in a rural area, and these are farm auctions I attend, these ploughs are not unusual. But put that same piece in a city auction it would likely double.
Hope this helps you Katherine.
Regards
Eileen

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Eileen Cronk

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I can answer most questions about the repairing and refinishing of all your old furniture items (the things we call antiques). I can also give you advice on what wood items to choose and what wood items to avoid at auctions, flea markets etc. I DO NOT give appraisals on antiques as this is not my field of expertise.

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I have been repairing, refinishing and of course buying old furniture for the past 30 years. On any given weekend I can be found at auction sales or flea markets searching out a good buy. I have taken several courses in this area over the years, but I find "Hands On" learning to be the best teacher. I can help you avoid the pitfalls and problems of this wonderful rewarding craft.

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