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Emyl Jenkins' appraisal book

identifying, understanding, and valuing your treasures

1st Crown ed.

Published by Crown in New York .
Written in English.

About the Edition

How home and property owners can tell if their possessions are valuable. Covers silver, china, crystal, glassware, furniture, bric-a-brac, art, oriental carpets, militaria, firearms, limited editions (books). Also describes obtaining information from appraisers, auction houses, tag sales, antiques dealers, price guides.

Table of Contents

Silver: Sterling and Silver Plate, All That Glitters is Not Gold
China: Replacing the Broken Plates Can Break You
Crystal and Glassware
Furniture: Chip Off the Old Block of Chipboard?
Bric-a-Brac and Accessories: Little Things Mean a Lot
Art: Old Master or Just Old?
Magical, Mysterious Oriental Carpets
Militaria (Military): The most Often Thrown Away Bag of Gold
Firearms
Limited Editions
Basements and Attics: Junk or Junque?
P.S. The Forgotten Essentials.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 303-311), and index.

Other Titles
Appraisal book.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
745.1/075
Library of Congress
NK2240 .J46 1989

The Physical Object

Pagination
ix, 326 p. :
Number of pages
326

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24875091M
Internet Archive
emyljenkinsappra00jenk
ISBN 10
0517570866
ISBN 13
9780517570869
LC Control Number
88022836
OCLC/WorldCat
18225029
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