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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Silver plate candelabra

Q: I need help determining a retail store value (I sell antiques) for a pair of candelabra made by Mappin & Webb. They are marked “Princes Plate Triple Deposit” and have lettering and numbering on them. They stand 12.5 inches tall and are about 12 inches wide. They weigh two pounds 12.6 ounces each. The […]

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“Ivorex” plaques from England

Michelle Knows Antiques is a great way to find the value of your antiques. Submit your antique for appraisal on our easy to use form. Here is a recent appraisal from Michelle’s column in Discover Vintage America: Q: I have some framed three-dimensional wax caricature plaques “Christmas at Wardles, Dear Mr. Pickwick”, “Whist at Wardles, Humorous Mr. […]

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