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Category: Antiques
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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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Have found bone China set in loft how do we know if it’s

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Have found bone China set in loft how do we know if it’s valuable
JA: The Antiques Appraiser can help. You can also send photos once I've connected you. Does the bone china have unique or identifying markings?
Customer: yes it a Chinese stamp
JA: Do you know how old the bone china is? What condition is it in?
Customer: It’s in good condition and is over 50 years old that we know of
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Antiques Appraiser should know?
Customer: it’s got gold leaf edging and also in the pattern. The teacups when put on the light show a face of a Chinese lady

Hello,

My screen name is*****'s see how I can help you today.

UPLOAD pictures of the item (the front and all writing
on back or bottom). I do not need more than three pictures.
For the best photo, set on white paper on a table if it is a small enough item
(never hold item in your hands).

Use the tool (a tiny blue square, camera or a paper clip symbol depending on the device and browser)
to browse your device for a photo. Add one picture at a time.
Add a message before each photo (phot 1, photo2, photo 3).

I hope to give real-time responses but there are occasions where I take a bit longer.
I will always respond to you as quickly as possible.

Best Regards,

Rarewares

Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Photo 1
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Photo2
Customer: replied 13 days ago.
Photo 3

This is a 1950s Japanese lithophane (the image in the bottom technique is called lithophane) tea set made at the Kutani Kiln (the little red house symbol) valued at $175 for a tea set and/or $600 for the service for 12 with serving pieces if it is a whole dinner set.

SELLING SUGGESTIONS
I give selling suggestions as a courtesy;
Facebook Marketplace, NextDoor.com, Webstore.com, Varagesale.com,
Offerup.com, and 5miles.com, GoAntiques.com, Truegether.com, Mercari.com, Wanelo.com,
Poshmark.com, Bonanza.com, Etsy.com, eBay.com, Newel.com, Pamono.com, and Chairish.com.
You can also go to invaluable.com, liveauctioneers.com or auctionzip.com and search their
directory for an auction house near you and consign to them.

HOW DID I DO?
The option to leave a bonus is just after the survey.
the option quickly disappears from the screen.It is on desktop but not on the app.
I am grateful for your consideration and look forward to working with you again soon.

INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE NEXT ITEM
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