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  1. Marote attached a file to the thread Thrift store find - Frank Auerbach painting?.

    Frank Moore? [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  2. Marote liked bosko69's post in the thread Thrift store find - Frank Auerbach painting?.

    I like your painting JM but don't think it's Auerbach. I also like Frank Auerbach,one of David Bowie's favorite painters.Same general...

    AUER1.jpeg Mar 1, 2024 at 8:06 AM
  3. Marote liked Erik Larson's post in the thread LAPP Bowl.

    Yes! Thank you! I got in touch with a Lapp historian. In the 40’s they made dishes like this. This was most likely a basin that was sunk...

    Feb 29, 2024 at 8:41 PM
  4. Marote liked 2manybooks's post in the thread LAPP Bowl.

    LAPP appears to have occasionally made things other than insulators - https://www.collectinginsulators.com/Ashtrays/Ashtray-Lapp.html...

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  5. Marote attached a file to the thread Thrift store find - Frank Auerbach painting?.

    With Google Lens I get many paintings, but not one Auerbach And this is his signature [ATTACH] not one matching letter style. But I'm no...

    download.jpg Feb 29, 2024 at 8:33 PM
  6. Marote liked bosko69's post in the thread Help to identify this metal figure.

    How big/tall is the statue ? Could be spelter or zinc,looks like a fairly crude mold seam,cheaper gilding/paint.Might have gone on...

    Feb 29, 2024 at 7:09 PM
  7. Marote liked Nick H's post in the thread Where does this chess set come from?.

    Hi all! A friend has been trying to track down the origins of this chess set. He bought it in an antique shop in the Old City of Sana'a...

    Chess (4).jpg Chess (1).jpg Chess (5).jpg Chess (2).jpg Feb 29, 2024 at 7:07 PM
  8. Marote liked Chinoiserie's post in the thread Amber cut glass decanter.

    Interesting result with a UV light. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  9. Marote liked Nick H's post in the thread Newbie from Finland.

    Hi all! I'm interested in all things antique so i'm very glad to have found this forum!

    Feb 29, 2024 at 7:06 PM
  10. Marote liked Debora's post in the thread Vtg Simeon L. George H. Rogers Soup Ladle-What is this Style of Pattern called?.

    replacements.com is a great source for queries like yours. Try this:...

    Feb 29, 2024 at 6:45 PM
  11. Marote liked Robin L. Kiskunes's post in the thread Vtg Simeon L. George H. Rogers Soup Ladle-What is this Style of Pattern called?.

    Hi ladies, I have this Simeon L. & George H. Rogers A1 silver plated Soup Ladle and would like to know what's the name of the style of...

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  12. Marote replied to the thread Help to identify this metal figure.

    I was thinking the same thing! Very strange/unusual indeed

    Feb 29, 2024 at 6:43 PM
  13. Marote liked Bakersgma's post in the thread Help identifying a signature on a pottery bowl.

    You should familiarize yourself with our own reference library. https://www.antiquers.com/forums/pottery-glass-and-porcelain.14/ The...

    Feb 29, 2024 at 6:30 PM
  14. Marote liked Roaring20s's post in the thread Tiffany vase.

    Same form without Tiffany ......

    Feb 28, 2024 at 5:12 PM