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I have a large floor standing vase I wonder if you can help;

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Hi I have a large floor standing vase I wonder if you can help; I don't think it is worth much but just in case.
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: Hi I have a floor standing vase
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Antiques Appraiser should know?
Customer: No I can send a picture

Welcome! Doris here. I will be pleased to work with you. My responses are not immediate. I thank
you for your patience. I am reviewing the question.

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Please tell me the approximate size in inches.

Photos are almost always required to give an accurate assessment.

Please send photos of the item.

Please send a photo of the identification marks, labels and/or words on the item.

You may need to use the macro function (flower icon) of your camera to get a good clear photo of the marks.

If you cannot get a good photo, then sketch the marks and take a photo of the sketch.

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Kind regards,
Doris

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Height is nearly 21 inches
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
16 QUID FOR A PHONE CALL IS NOT PROBABLY WORTH VALUE OF ITEM
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Not very impressed

I do not participate in the phone call services. The ad for a call was auto-generated by the site, not me.
I will still continue to work with you in writing an answer at no extra cost.

Please send the requested picture of the marks on the bottom.

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
No bloody do not
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Nobody's listening on this site

Hello, My name is ***** ***** I'd love to help.

I see one photo at an over head angle. I'd love to see a photo of the vase on a table and one of the bottom.

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Thanks but probably not worth the 16 pounds to find out

That is a live phone call offer and I do not do those but other experts do.

I can continue with you here once you add the other photos.

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Okay thank you I just kept getting bombarded with requests for live calls I was rude to Doris please apologise I will get photo
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Hello I am sorry I kept getting repeated requests for payment, sorry Doris

Doris had opted out of the question, so you will be working with me next. I am sorry that you are frustrated but I do understand.

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
okay will photograph, I do not think vase is worth much
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
This is on coffee table

Great, now I'd like to see the bottom if you could.

Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Just initial A on bottom
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
On side
Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Close up

This is a circa 1950 to 1970 Chinese art pottery floor vase with enamel color glazes and sgrafito floral peonies design, valued at 50 to 75GBp.

Sgrafito is a pottery technique where the design is outlined or scratched into the clay.

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Customer: replied 9 days ago.
Thank you very much

You are so welcome. Do scroll to the top of the page and click the five stars.

Rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
Category: Antiques
Satisfied Customers: 40817
Experience: Antiques dealer for 12+ years and collector for 30+ years specializing in American and European porcelain, glass, art, furniture, coins, watches, sterling silver, pocket watches, and jewelry.
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