Vintage Dictionary stand

Q: This stand, which looks like it was made to hold a book, has been in my family for many years. Can you tell me what it is for and how much it is worth? It stands 33” tall. A: You have a wonderful oak dictionary stand from around 1900. I was able to locate […]

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Victorian Hall Tree

Q: My husband and I purchased this hall tree about 50 years ago at an antique store. At the time we purchased it the shop owner was unable to tell us anything about its origin or age. Any information that you can pass on to me would be greatly appreciated. A: I have had the […]

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Victor Victrola

Q:  This beautiful old Victor Victrola record player has been in my family for many years. Can you please tell me around when it was made and how much it is worth? A: The Victor Talking Machine Co. of Camden, NJ was in operation from 1901 through 1929. In late 1929 the RCA Corporation purchased […]

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book with wood cover Mauchline Ware

Book With Wood Cover

Mauchline Ware Wood Book Covers and Small Wooden Items In your question you indicated that you found this wonderful book among items that belonged to your uncle and were wondering if the covers were made of real wood and any other information I could give you on the vintage book. You also stated that a […]

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