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I have found a bench, No do you want to see it, Good

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I have found a bench
JA: What would you like to learn about the bench? Do you have a maker's mark or serial number?
Customer: No do you want to see it
JA: The Appraiser can help. You can also send photos once I've connected you. Do you know how old the bench is? What condition is it in?
Customer: Good condition not sure age but old
JA: Is there anything else important you think the Appraiser should know?
Customer: Maybe what era
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Appraisals
Expert:  joannad330 replied 9 months ago.

Hello. Can you send images of your bench? Joanna

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
File attached (GL7PPP7)
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Can you see the foto
Expert:  joannad330 replied 9 months ago.

Yes. Thank you. I am working on your question.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
No can you he
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
No
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
I will wait for you . Thank you
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Hello
Expert:  joannad330 replied 9 months ago.

your bench is actually a chest, folk-country style decorations from the early 19 century. I love the horse carvings. It is a quirky item.  Very unusual. Hand-made, and I think the artist who was making it was inspired by Scandinavian folk art because it has a very Scandinavian (Norwegian) style, but I think it is British. I would value it for at least £350 but it can make much more at good auction.

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
Thank you
Expert:  joannad330 replied 9 months ago.

I hope this answers your question. It is a truly unusual chest. It has great! potential at auction to make much more.Kind Regards. Joanna