Explains how to recognize signs of damage or repair in antiques, describes when it is appropriate to retain flaws, and offers advise for assessing an item's valueA STEMMED DRINKING GLASS THE STEMMED GLASS IS THE ULTIMATE IN VULNERABILITY, COMBINING ... With the introduction of the more versatile lead glass came a variety of engraved, enameled, and gilt surface decoration, whose value for the collector of today stands or falls by its condition. ... The Restorera#39;s Brief Glass restoration is costly, and it is almost impossible to make invisible repairs.
|Title||:||The Antiques Clinic|
|Publisher||:||Barrons Educational Series Incorporated - 1998|