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Treasures: Don’t Repaint WWII-Era German Nativity Set for Best Value
Dear Helaine and Joe: I received this Nativity set as a gift for my first birthday – I am now 68. The people who gave it to me were neighbors in our apartment building who came from Eastern Europe. Somehow, they managed to take this with them. It must have had great value to them. […]Read More
Treasures: Kingfisher Flower Frog Common Among Weller Pieces
Dear Helaine and Joe: Attached are three photos of a signed “Weller” piece that I remember from my grandmother’s home during World War II. She kept it on a glass shelf among her prized possessions. It is approximately 8 inches tall and is in perfect condition with no chips, scratches or mars of any sort. […]Read More
Treasures in Your Attic: A Long Pedigree for a Relatively New Piece
Dear Helaine and Joe: My husband received this item from an aunt, and we would like to have any information that you can provide. The only marking is the one in the picture and it reads, “5325 Italy, Ardalt, Capodimonte Marino.” — C. P. We are going to break down the mark step by […]Read More
Country Living MagazineHelaine Fendelman appraises treasures from reader submissions across the US in Country Living Magazine's longstanding What is it Worth? column.
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