Purveyors and Dealers of Americana / Patented & Mechanical Antiques
Mechanical Americana & Misc
Office & Scientific
We can help you sell your antiques and collectibles related to our primary interests. We deal in, buy, sell, and collect many antiques and quality vintage collectibles in specific categories.Antique Consignment Sales
Our antique related internet websites are primarily devoted to helping sellers realize the
highest possible value for their
antiques through consignment sales.
can and will help you sell your quality antiques on a consignment basis from our sales site
www.Patented-Antiques.com or I
will list your antiques on eBay if that is the way you want to go.
I use the ID
TheAntiqueMerchant at eBay when I sell there.
I am currently selling a large and diverse collection of antique tools
(over 15,000) for one consignor,
and we are handling another antique collection related to general store and advertising
for some folks in OR. We are also currently handling a collection of over 3000 sad or
pressing irons for another consignor. We are also selling over 300 antique and collectible sewing machines for yet
another party on consignment. We are selling 2 collections of Bootjacks,
a collection focused mine lighting and more. In addition to these large
collections we are also helping numerous individual sellers sell individual antiques
related to our areas of specialty.
What We Buy & Sell
The Short Answer
We primarily deal in, buy & sell patented and
antiques. This includes Tool and Technology related antiques,
Scientific related antiques, antique
Advertising, General or Country Store antiques and antiques
commonly referred to as Americana.
The Longer Answer / Appraisals / Offers
If you have an antique or antiques that you feel we would be interested
in but do not know what you want for your antique, or are just curious
as to its value while researching
your antique, please read
FAQ page for further information before
contacting us about your antique(s).
NOTE: We have a standing offer to fully reimburse you for the reasonable appraisal fee you paid should you offer us that antique, and we buy it.
Offers for Antiques
Consignment sales not for you? Want a quick sale or an offer for your Antique? Read On.
If you want to sell your antique but cannot name a price, and you want me to make you an offer, I will
But there is a catch.
After determining I have an interest from the detailed information you provide, we will arrange for you to ship your piece to us. After examining it and determining its real condition and determining a reasonable value I will make you a fair and reasonable offer. If you are not happy with that offer I will re-pack it and send it back to you at my cost. Or I will try and help you sell from my website for the amount you did have in mind and neglected to reveal when you said you had no idea what you wanted and wanted me to make an offer. If within reason. You will be out some time and the cost of shipping one way if you have me ship it back to you. You get a free appraisal and offer for the cost of shipping. Fair enough?Thank You!
Larry & Carole