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New Jersey Herald
Mid-Victorian center table a tour de force of 19th century marquetryDear Helaine and Joe: This beautifully hand-crafted wooden table has been in o
Mid-Victorian center table a tour de force of 19th century marquetry
New Jersey Herald / Posted 4 days ago
Dear Helaine and Joe: This beautifully hand-crafted wooden table has been in our family since my great-grandfather made it in the 1860s, possibly in Philadelphia. Family information about the table is gone, but it was exhibited at the Philadelphia... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Treasures: Few sewing machines are rare or valuableDear Helaine and Joe: I am wondering if you can steer me in the right directio
Treasures: Few sewing machines are rare or valuable
New Jersey Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Dear Helaine and Joe: I am wondering if you can steer me in the right direction. I am trying to figure out what year my sewing machine was made. It is marked “Minnesota” and has fancy gold decoration and a hand wheel for operation. It is has a... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Figurehead likely one of few that have survived from 19th centuryDear Helaine and Joe: I have this wooden statue that I purchased at auction ye
Figurehead likely one of few that have survived from 19th century
New Jersey Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Dear Helaine and Joe: I have this wooden statue that I purchased at auction years ago, which is flat on the back. He is 53 inches tall. I have him hanging on my dining room wall and enjoy him tremendously. I would like to know if there is any... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Treasures: This Balinese piece likely meant for sailors, touristsDear Helaine and Joe; My brother was in the Merchant Marine around the end of
Treasures: This Balinese piece likely meant for sailors, tourists
New Jersey Herald / Posted 25 days ago
Dear Helaine and Joe; My brother was in the Merchant Marine around the end of World War II. He picked this up in Bali and brought it home to give to me. It has been sitting in a corner for about 50 years and I have begun to wonder if it has any... Read more

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