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Treasures: Attractive China Cabinet Adds to Charms of Early English Set

Dear Helaine and Joe: My grandmother bought this set of furniture secondhand in the 1930s. It is apparently from France and includes a dining table, matching chairs, buffet and china cabinet. Any information about the history and value of this cherished family heirloom would be greatly appreciated. Thank you, M. S. Dear M. S.: The […]

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Treasures: Garniture Set Likely Made in Post-WWII Italy

Q: I have sent several pictures of a set of mantel items. There are two urns with tops and a matching bowl. They are all in perfect condition except one top has a small chip. I was wondering if you could give me any information about these items. C. R. A: This is a garniture set, inspired […]

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Treasures: Cherished Vase Likely Arrived to US During WWI

Dear Helaine and Joe: I received this beautiful vase from my dear sweet aunt Martha. It has been in the family for a long time and she received it from her mother’s cousin, Aunt Mary. I treasure this beautiful vase and would like to know if you could shed some light on this piece for […]

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Helaine Fendelman appraises treasures from reader submissions across the US in Country Living Magazine's longstanding What is it Worth? column.
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