Antiques Investigator: Tips and Tricks to Help You Find the Real Deal
Judith Miller's super-sleuth guide to spotting, buying and collecting antiques, now in ebook(PDF) format If you are looking to discover a valuable treasure or nab a bootsale bargain then antiques and collectables expert Judith Miller shows you how to solve any collecting case. Find out how to tell a genuine antique piece from a fake. Spot signs that indicate an object has been restored. Discover makers and styles to look out for, and whether an object should be kept, or not. Includes expert advice on makers, questions to ask, tips for identifying the best examples in furniture, ceramics, glass, silver, dolls, teddy bears, textiles and more. With hundreds of photographs that reveal every detail of each piece, you'll soon know exactly what to look for. Get more at www.antiques.dk.com with over 30,000 photos, descriptions and price guides. "Super-easy to use, may save or make you a bob or two." 5-star rating, Web User Magazine.
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Amazing book!User Review - Overstock.com
I just received this book a day ago, and I've already learned so much! There are tips and clues to help collectors determine whether pieces are authentic, copies, or frauds. Every page is filled with beautiful color photos and descriptions, so nothing is left to the imagination; it's all there in vivid detail! Despite the size of this book, I'm considering taking it with me on my next thrift-store shopping trip! ...
Antiques InvestigatorUser Review - Overstock.com
This book was informative, but not quite what I was expecting. This book gives a good overview of different styles of antiques from different time periods, but it focuses on very expensive items, not exactly the kind of thing that you'd find at your neighbors garage sale. ...