If the dealer was spot on the mark in his antique value, then return and make your purchase.
If you want to sell an item then check the intended price before you go see the antique dealer so you have a frame of reference to start your bidding.
Watch Co., Eaton, Railway Time Keepr, Waltham, Warne Bros.
Regina & more, INDIGENOUS ART/ARTIFACTS: primitive stone hand axe, 5' wooden bow, ornate bow w/wooden pull, ornate decorated walking sticks, 7' hand carved totem pole, stone sculptures to include 6" soapstone otter, 5" owl, 15 1/2 x 8" bone sculpture of mythical creature - combination fish and eagle, 4 3/4" stone carving of mother & child, lidded quill box, ART LIST:1.
30 x 24 1/2" watercolour on paper of forest in spring signed lower right B. 37 x 31" acrylic on canvas of barn and field in early spring, signed lower left, D. 20 x 26 1/2" Richard Bedwash serigraph 'Artist Entering the Shaking Tent' 35/98 pencil signed lower right19.When cleaning out the attic or basement, have you ever come across an old book or trunk and wondered if there was any value to it today?Many antique pieces are worth quite a bit today, but there are some rules of thumb that you can use to guide you in how the antique value is determined.10 1/4 x 8 1/4" Norman Knott painting of 3 geese on red ground10.10 1/4 x 8 1/4" Norman Knott painting of 2 herons on orange ground11.These markings can either be the initials or name of the maker of the item or it can be a date on the inside or bottom of the item.