Collectibles-General (Antiques)/Sikes Rocker

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Sikes Rocker
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Sikes Rocker
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I would like to know the age and value of my Sikes Rocker #1380 on the tag.

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looks like #1318.

Made around 1920s and is a windsor style colonial rocker.

retail in a shop it would sell at 250-350 depending on the store.

wood is birch stained to a mahogany color.  it is a real treat to see one of these in such good condition.

thanks

hope this helps

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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. robertsantiques@cox.net 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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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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