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The Resource Price it yourself! : the definitive, down-to-earth guide to appraising antiques and collectibles in your home, at auctions, estate sales, shops, and yard sales, Joe L. Rosson and Helaine Fendelman ; illustrations by Annie Parrott

Price it yourself! : the definitive, down-to-earth guide to appraising antiques and collectibles in your home, at auctions, estate sales, shops, and yard sales, Joe L. Rosson and Helaine Fendelman ; illustrations by Annie Parrott

Label
Price it yourself! : the definitive, down-to-earth guide to appraising antiques and collectibles in your home, at auctions, estate sales, shops, and yard sales
Title
Price it yourself!
Title remainder
the definitive, down-to-earth guide to appraising antiques and collectibles in your home, at auctions, estate sales, shops, and yard sales
Statement of responsibility
Joe L. Rosson and Helaine Fendelman ; illustrations by Annie Parrott
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Aides collectors in identifying antiques and determining their value, covering such items as furniture, glass, pottery, silver, and household collectibles
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rosson, Joe
Dewey number
745.1/075
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fendelman, Helaine W
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Antiques
  • Antiques
Label
Price it yourself! : the definitive, down-to-earth guide to appraising antiques and collectibles in your home, at auctions, estate sales, shops, and yard sales, Joe L. Rosson and Helaine Fendelman ; illustrations by Annie Parrott
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The mechanics of evaluation -- Connoisseurship: what you need to know to be in the know -- Getting to know all about it: the appraisal process -- Reality check: factors that add and subtract value -- Opinions and the marketplace: why an item has more than one price -- Sleuthing: doing the research -- Practice appraisals -- Lot 1: furniture -- Lot 2: glass -- Lot 3: pottery and porcelain -- Lot 4: silver and other metals -- Lot 5: miscellaneous -- Resource guide: building a library -- Furniture -- Ceramics: pottery and porcelain -- Glass -- Silver and other metals -- Miscellaneous -- Autographs -- Baskets -- Clocks and watches -- Dolls -- Kitchen collectibles -- Sports -- Textiles, fashion, and related items -- Toys -- Other -- Important periodicals and magazines
Control code
ocm50417271
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 369 p.
Isbn
9780060096847
Lccn
2002027487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)50417271
Label
Price it yourself! : the definitive, down-to-earth guide to appraising antiques and collectibles in your home, at auctions, estate sales, shops, and yard sales, Joe L. Rosson and Helaine Fendelman ; illustrations by Annie Parrott
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The mechanics of evaluation -- Connoisseurship: what you need to know to be in the know -- Getting to know all about it: the appraisal process -- Reality check: factors that add and subtract value -- Opinions and the marketplace: why an item has more than one price -- Sleuthing: doing the research -- Practice appraisals -- Lot 1: furniture -- Lot 2: glass -- Lot 3: pottery and porcelain -- Lot 4: silver and other metals -- Lot 5: miscellaneous -- Resource guide: building a library -- Furniture -- Ceramics: pottery and porcelain -- Glass -- Silver and other metals -- Miscellaneous -- Autographs -- Baskets -- Clocks and watches -- Dolls -- Kitchen collectibles -- Sports -- Textiles, fashion, and related items -- Toys -- Other -- Important periodicals and magazines
Control code
ocm50417271
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 369 p.
Isbn
9780060096847
Lccn
2002027487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)50417271

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