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Rarewares, Antiques and Collectibles Researcher
Category: Antiques
Satisfied Customers: 81898
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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I am having a clear out and found a te Assistant: I always

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Hi I am having a clear out and found a te
Assistant: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes it's 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: Found a telescope in as new condition model no. DG060597 it was my dads and he bought it in either 2009 or 2010, he passed away before using it and it’s been in a wardrobe ever since
Assistant: Is there anything else the Antiques Appraiser should be aware of?
Customer: A singer sewing machine in a cabinet (rosewood) I think, it was my mother’s, an industrial model that was converted for mums use, I believe it is at least 60 years old as it was a wedding present from dad and they married in August 1958
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Rarewares replied 7 months ago.


My name is***** photos is free.

Attach or send pictures one at a time.

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You have to log into on your phone web browser to do that.

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Use the blue paper with arrow symbol next to the SEND button where it says Write your reply here.
Write a word FIRST, attach photo then hit send and do the next.

On Android, the symbol is very light grey and is on the left of the R in Reply.


Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Model no EC798590
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Can you tell me when someone will call me please as I seem to be paying out money for no answers
Expert:  Rarewares replied 7 months ago.

1) A 2000s In Phase telescope in good condition is valued at 75GBP

2) A 1950s Singer sewing machine in good condition is valued at 275GBP resale.

Here are suggestions for selling online-,,,,,,, eBay,, and For the UK,, are good sites. For CANADA, is the most popular.

Facebook Marketplace is how most people post things for sale locally. Here are other local online classifieds where the buyer picks up from you-, (local), and (local), and (local).

Use,, or and search their directory for an
auction house near you and consign to them if you don't want to do all of the work of listing and dealing with sellers.

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Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Thank you, ***** ***** longer need a phone call so you can refund the money charged for one please
Expert:  Rarewares replied 7 months ago.

Do go to the website (if you are not already there) and
click the five stars next. They are at the TOP of the screen if you are on a desktop.
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