On Facebook -JOIN I Antique Online.com: Collectors of Antiques and Collectibles.
Here is the link for the group https://www.facebook.com/groups/327133184409134/
Please join our FB group where YOU can post directly.

I Antique Online

A Community For People Who Buy, Sell or Collect Antiques, Collectibles and Art

1918 Bentley & Gerwig "C" rolltop desk- worth?

I have a wonderful old "c" shaped roll top desk that I've had for about 20 years. I no longer have room for the desk, it is very large, and would like to sell it. I have no idea where to find how much it might be worth. It is stamped "Inspected Nov. 29, 1918 "on the bottom on the top drawer. It is from the Bentely and Gerwig office furniture co. of Parkerville, W. Va. #189

I'd appreciate any assistance on how I might research the value of the desk. Any suggestion would be helpful.

Thank you!


Views: 912


You need to be a member of I Antique Online to add comments!

Join I Antique Online

Comment by Kathleen Stelts on January 30, 2009 at 1:27am
Thank you for the input. I do live in a large metro area, so that sounds like a great suggestion. Have a good day!
Comment by tomsantiquesetcetera on January 29, 2009 at 4:49pm
If you will drop the names and Google "roll top desks" you will find many desks for sale. Ebay shows under Completed Sales the following prices: 800, 200, 132, 2,000, 100, 102, 87(childs RT desk). Where you desk has the date built (antique in 9 years) it would probably fetch a high price, perhaps $500-750, especially in good condition. If you live in a large metro area you could require Pick up only. I am not an appraiser

Welcome To I Antique Online: The Best & Biggest Social Network On Antiques & Collectibles

C. Dianne Zweig


Visit my blog Kitsch n Stuff

Visit my Art Studio/gallery  

Visit Pinterest

Visit Facebook www.facebook.com/iantiqueonline and "LIKE" our page.


JOIN OUR NEW FACEBOOK GROUP I Antique Online.com: Collectors of Antiques and Collectibles Public Group https://www.facebook.com/groups/327133184409134/

C. Dianne Zweig's Blog

& Terms of Use

© 2021   Created by C. Dianne Zweig   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service