Collectibles-General (Antiques)/breakfront

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Cabinet
Cabinet  
I have a breakfront/secretary (not sure what to call it) that I am looking to sell.  What price could I realistically ask for it and what is it's history?  The item is numbered 134.

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does the top drawer pull out, fold down flat, and have pigeon holes like a desk?

123 must be the number on the Mahogany Association decal in a drawer.  123 is the Imperial company in Grand Rapids, MI.

look here

https://www.rubylane.com/item/578262-rk316/Mahogany-Breakfront-China-Cabinet-Butlers-Desk

thanks

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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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