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Piece of Great Barrier Reef coral inside glass dome approx

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Piece of Great Barrier Reef coral inside glass dome approx 150 years old
JA: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes its turned out to be surprisingly valuable. Tell us what else you do know and the Antiques Appraiser will be able to better assist you.
Customer: Brought back from Australia by mother’s uncle. Mother was born in 1914
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Antiques Appraiser should know?
Customer: All in excellem

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Customer: replied 3 months ago.
I can take a photo ok but what email address do I send it to?
Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Photo attached

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Thank you for the image.

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Hi,

Thank you for your patience.

A piece of 19th century antique coral from the Great Barrier Reef, brought back by ship and displayed under a glass dome has a high value of 400GBP - 600GBP on today's market.

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Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Where would you suggest this be best marketed.

Hi,

Though it may sound cliche, the best platform for you to sell these is on Ebay. It is where the most potential buyers would first go to search for such items. You can also try listing on Craigslist, through a for sale forum group on Facebook or a local consignment shop. I do not recommend selling direct to a dealer, as a dealer will offer 10% - 30% of the lowest perceived value.

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Customer: replied 3 months ago.
Can you advise on a Mary Gregory engraved glass plant pot.

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