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Antique dealers are located all over the world. These professionals collect a vast array of vintage furniture, old guns, classic jewelry, and artwork from long ago. After all, the right tables, glass sculptures, vintage toys, and porcelain dolls can be worth a great deal of money. Once they are appraised, these items are commonly sold to collectors. High prices are often paid for the right piece of pottery, chair, map, or ring. In order to better understand this unique business, it is helpful to take a look at the definitions listed below.

  • Appraise – To assess the value of something. This is often based on quality, condition, age, and how rare the item is.
  • Antique – This is basically a collectable object of considerable age, such as a glass table, desk, mirror, or piece of old furniture.
  • Vintage – A past time or era in which something was made. This can refer to wine, jewelry, clothing, lamps, clocks, and even books.
  • Antique Dealer – A professional that specializes in the collection and sales of vintage and rare objects. These experts typically own or work in a store or shop that offers various pieces of furniture, jewelry, books, and vintage clocks.
  • Collectible – An item that is difficult to come by, and may be worth a great deal of money especially years after it was produced; this can be a clock, mirror, table, or painting.
  • Antique Map – These are rare maps that were made long ago, and can display various regions, countries, or the entire globe.
    Schafers Antiques
    Santa Ana, CA 92701
    Providing the largest selection of antiques in the local Allegany area from our antique dealers. Offering furniture, dishes, china and collectibles at our professional antique dealers.
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    National Antique and Art Dealers Assn of America
    New York, NY 10022
    If you're looking for antique dealers, consult our site and find the information you need. We provide all the info a new or seasoned antique collector should know in your local area for free.
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    Green Gable Village
    4343 S Whalen Rd, Great Valley, NY 14741
    Designer look at consignment prices. Clean, sophisticated furniture and design pieces from all eras. At our auctions, we offer antiques, general, estate, liquidations and appraisals. Our auctioneers can supply what you need.
    (716) 945-3600
    Hill House Antiques
    3845 Route 394, Ashville, NY 14710
    Victorian to mid-century collectibles: furniture, dolls, figurines, jewelry, silver & silverplate, porcelain, milk glass, art glass, carnival glass, old bottles, pottery, Orientalia, paintings & more!
    (716) 789-3848
    Antique Concierge Service
    12320 Meahl Rd, Akron, NY 14001
    Full concierge service for antique and collectible lovers! Can't find what your looking for? We will do the searching for you. We know the pressure of everyday life and would like to assist you.
    (716) 417-7544
    Country Gentleman Antiques
    1562 Olean Portville Rd, Olean, NY 14760
    (716) 373-2410
    Army National Guard
    119 Times Sq, Olean, NY 14760
    (716) 373-5858
    Fromme Bud
    835 Garden Ave, Olean, NY 14760
    (716) 373-0644
    Antiques & Interiors of Ellicottville
    5034 Route 219, Great Valley, NY 14741
    (716) 945-6737
    Cuba Antiques
    6 Water St, Cuba, NY 14727
    (585) 968-0700
    Irish Art & Antiques
    31 W Washington St, Ellicottville, NY 14731
    (716) 699-5651
    Ellicotville Country Store & Antiques LLC
    5364 Route 242 E, Ellicottville, NY 14731
    (716) 699-6100
    Congress Street Antiques
    22 Congress St, Bradford, PA 16701
    (814) 362-1900
    Heart of Franklinville
    28 N Main St, Franklinville, NY 14737
    (716) 676-5167
    Monjar Paul E
    28 S 3rd St, Bradford, PA 16701
    (814) 368-4044
    Friendships Antiques Shop
    18 W Main St, Friendship, NY 14739
    (585) 973-7921
    McKean Country E-Sales
    301 W Main St, Smethport, PA 16749
    (814) 887-4160

    When looking for proper collectibles, your best bet is to check with an antique dealer. These folks have extensive knowledge on vintage items and will be able to find and appraise the pieces you need. Antiques are old collectible items that are often desired either for their rarity, condition, or beauty. The term isn't often applied to anything younger than 50 years old. This can be applied to general things like furniture, toys, jewelry, and books. Some folks look for specific items, like glass lamps, china dolls, or revolutionary war guns. The definition of an antique can vary from year to year, though any piece over 100 years old is often considered one. This can include works of art, pieces of pottery or porcelain, and any other ornamental decoration that may be considered valuable. Dealers work directly with auction houses, stores, or independently to find collectibles for sale. Often they have to meet with contacts to act on behalf of their clients. Some dealers specialize in one aspect of the trade, so when looking for a proper agent, be sure to ask. If you're looking for a particular roll top desk, a grandfather clock, or a table from the 18th century, seek out a specialist who deals mainly in furniture. He'll be able to appraise the pieces properly to get you the best price. If you own an antique shop, you may want to work with these folks to get you stocked up on the best furniture (i.e. tables, chairs, etc.), glass mirrors, and vintage clothing. They'll also be able to help you seek harder to find things like heirloom rings or vintage maps.
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