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Antique George Hepplewhite Federal style mahogany tambour desk

Submitted by Mike on March 14, 2020
Sale Price
$1,100.00
Antique George Hepplewhite Federal style mahogany tambour desk

Furniture is so hard to sell as it's the type of thing everyone wants to get rid of to the point of giving it away for free. This traditional antique desk had been refinished and was a premium item in my opinion but I had to wait many months for the right person to come along who was willing to pay a fair price. I have a store and can sit on things sometimes but if I was trying to get this out of my house I would have sold it for a lot less. 

Lladro 6862 An Elegant Touch

Submitted by Mike on February 27, 2020
Sale Price
$117.00
Lladro 6862 An Elegant Touch

MOST fancy figures are worth next to nothing these days - it's the same type of thing everyone else is getting rid of and the market is flooded. Only select few still have some value and I can tell you that this one did well for the dog.

Antique Cast Iron Civil War General Grant Lee Wright Bookends

Submitted by Mike on February 27, 2020
Sale Price
$250.00
Antique Cast Iron Civil War General Grant Lee Wright Bookends

I don't know why but I like old figural bookends and always seem to have good luck selling them. The subject matter really helps of course. I'm always fighting to get the best prices I can for your consignments and just like General Grant said: "In every battle there comes a time when both sides consider themselves beaten, then he who continues the attack wins."

Rare vintage tin litho SM Fine Toys Japan friction flip rocket jet USAF X15

Submitted by Mike on February 27, 2020
Sale Price
$325.00
Rare vintage tin litho SM Fine Toys Japan friction flip rocket jet USAF X15

We love old toys and premium pieces that look almost new are even better. I can tell you that even serious collectors don't want to pay 'top dollar' and when we 'fish' for a high price, we usually have to wait months to get a reasonable offer. Sometimes I get my high price and that's when people call me the Rocket Man

Vintage inlaid wooden relief carved trinket jewelry casket vanity desk box lot

Submitted by Mike on February 27, 2020
Sale Price
$100.00
Vintage inlaid wooden relief carved trinket jewelry casket vanity desk box lot

We can't really afford to sell five and ten dollar items so often we will try to sell 'group lots'. The Pandora's box issue with this is that collectors really only want to buy one piece at a time and not pay for others they don't so the per piece price goes way down.