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I live near Colchester.I have several 19th C mahogany dining

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I live near Colchester.I have several 19th C mahogany dining chairs of good quality which I need to get rid of.My local auctioneer has told me that once they have taken commission etc they will not be worth selling with them Can you suggest what I can do
JA: The Antiques Appraiser can help. You can also send photos once I've connected you. Does the chair have a maker's mark or serial number?
Customer: No.I have several chairs which I have photographed.
JA: Do you know how old the chair is?
Customer: I have a set of three upholstered mahogany dining chairs circa 1830 A tall carved ornate upholstered dining chair circa 1880 A low carved upholstered chair circa 1850.An Edward Ian mahogany side table A single mahogany dining chair circa 1840.
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Antiques Appraiser should know?
Customer: My local auctioneer has said that they are of high quality
Submitted: 7 days ago.
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Expert:  GregoryH46 replied 7 days ago.

Please try to upload some photos. The auctioneer may be quite right of course. I will try to advise. Which auction house did you try? Greg