As you shop for these one-of-a-kind items, you may not know what to look for in various pieces. For example, broken pieces, cracks, or stains can detract from the overall value and appeal of a piece. Provenance will be necessary for future resale of an item or to insure something that you purchase.
Consider Personal Appeal
While part of the hunt for antiques is about finding bargains and diamonds in the rough, there’s also another element to consider. If you share the types of items you are interested in, you might even receive tips for finding them.
Although antiques may seem confusing, it’s possible to venture into this realm to learn and furnish your home.