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Hi There hope all is well I would like to find out what the value of an old tapestry is.
Please advise
it is nearly 100 years old.

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Hi Robbie,

That's a beautiful piece!  I am sorry I can't help you with an appraisal, as it is not my area of expertise.  However, I did find an organization in Australia that might be able to help you:

http://www.needleworktoolcollectors.org/

You could also try some of these organizations to see if they know of anyone in Australia that could help:

http://www.needlepoint.org/

http://www.royal-needlework.org.uk/

http://www.needleworkcouncil.org/

http://www.tnna.org/

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Henry Babcock

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I learned needlepoint, knitting, sewing, etc. from my grandmother over 35 years ago. I can answer most questions on the subject of needlepoint. I know about producing needlepoint as well as cleaning, repairing and restoring.

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If you are looking for an appraisal of a needlepoint piece, please contact The American Needlepoint Guild:

http://www.needlepoint.org

I do NOT make referrals to specific service providers, please don't ask.

Experience

Almost 40 years using needle and canvas.

Education/Credentials
AS Marine Diving Technologies, SBCC 1998
BA Environmental Studies, UCSB 1993

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