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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 Shawneetown 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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    Evansville Antique Mall
    2040 E. Morgan Avenue, Evansville, IN 47711
    Antiques, Collectibles, Furniture, Jewelry. Something to fit everyone's budget. We are at the corner of Oak Hikk & Morgan across from Vogel School. Closed Thursday's.
    (812) 477-2229
    Grand Rivers Antiques
    1815 Jh Obryan Ave, Grand Rivers, KY 42045
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    (270) 362-8571
    User Review: "I loved to go to the lake and eat at patty's and shop in the antique store, up until this weekend. I purchased some..."
    Haubstadt Antique Mall
    1058 E State Road 68, Haubstadt, IN 47639
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    (812) 768-6000
    User Review: "This antique mall has a big selection,but I didnt stay long enough to see everything. People at front counter treat..."
    Old Crew Antiques
    525 N Adams St, Sturgis, KY 42459
    (270) 333-4600
    Red Hat Realty & Auction
    213 E Main St, Morganfield, KY 42437
    (270) 389-0370
    Antique Gallery
    1332 Locust St, Eldorado, IL 62930
    (618) 273-2737
    Caraway's Corner
    2000 Locust St, Eldorado, IL 62930
    (618) 273-9570
    House Of Antiques
    601 W 4th St, Mount Vernon, IN 47620
    (812) 643-9003
    Firehouse Antiques
    608 Main St, Mount Vernon, IN 47620
    (812) 682-4811
    B & B's Antiques
    514 W 4th St, Mount Vernon, IN 47620
    (812) 838-9930
    Sturgis Antique Mall LLC
    515 N Main St, Marion, KY 42064
    (270) 333-9315
    Karger Kollectibles
    103 E Main St, Carmi, IL 62821
    (618) 382-3841
    Antique Americana
    3220 Igleheart Ave, Evansville, IN 47712
    (812) 421-9685
    The Cookie Jar Antiques
    514 Main St, New Harmony, IN 47631
    (812) 682-4112
    Antique Emporium of New Harmony
    525 Church St, New Harmony, IN 47631
    (812) 682-3407

    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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