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Field guide to American antique furniture

by Joseph T. Butler

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Published by H. Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Furniture -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Joseph T. Butler, in collaboration with Kathleen Eagen Johnson ; illustrations by Ray Skibinski.
      ContributionsJohnson, Kathleen Eagen., Skibinski, Ray.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK2405 .B87 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination399 p. :
      Number of Pages399
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2718813M
      ISBN 100805001247
      LC Control Number86012099

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      When Season 16 of Antiques Roadshow concludes its “vintage look back” during Monday evening’s episode “Vintage Pittsburgh,” its famed expert appraisers reveal more values have gone down than up over the past 15 years. The concept for the Roadshow’s “vintage” episodes, states bubbly host Mark Walberg, is to see “what values went up, down or stayed the same.”. Identifying Antique Furniture or Good Reproductions. When trying to identify antique furniture, dedicated antique hunters search for beautifully preserved pieces, armed with pins, magnifying glasses, spirit levels and all sorts of testing equipment.

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