Antique Trader Guide to Fakes and Reproductions

Antique Trader Guide to Fakes and Reproductions

by Mark Chervenka

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Overview

Antique Trader Guide to Fakes and Reproductions by Mark Chervenka

*Learn what to look for to avoid falling prey to forgeries and making costly investment errors

Everything is not as it seems, especially when you're trying to make sense of today's fake and reproduction riddled antiques market. This latest edition of this one-of-a-kind guide for spotting fakes and forgeries comes to your rescue with 1,000 detailed photo comparing fakes and originals, and sound advice for identifying forgeries. This must-have collector reference contains chapters about fake plagued collectible categories including:

*China and Porcelain

*Furniture

*Digital fakes and forgeries

*Jewelry

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780873495905
Publisher: Krause Publications
Publication date: 07/28/2003
Edition description: REV
Pages: 368
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.81(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction5
Glass
Art Glass6
Cameo Glass24
Cut Glass34
Depression Glass46
Jadite90
China and Porcelain
Transfer Ware--Flow Blue, Ironstone, Blue Willow104
Nippon116
Staffordshire124
Delft134
RS Prussia138
Black memorabilia146
Color pages161
American Art Pottery177
Bronze200
Furniture214
Digital Fakes and Forgeries--Inkjet and Laser prints234
Lamps and Lighting244
Figural Napkin Rings268
Toys278
Silver--Match Safes, Sewing Items, Novelties298
Scientific Instruments304
Pickle Castors--Frames and Inserts310
Scrimshaw--and Other Nautical Carvings318
Little Red Riding Hood328
Index334

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