Old Miniature Frames Worth Anything

cab3014June 26, 2010

Are these frames worth putting on eBay? I only know that they were my mother or grandmother's and I'm 60+ years of age. Thanks!

I tried to clean one in an attempt to determine what type of metal was underneath. That's why they look different. I still don't know what they're made of.

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Could they be silver plate?
Yeah I think they ought to be worth a few bucks. The pictures that were in them might have been of interest as well.
Linda C

    Bookmark   June 26, 2010 at 10:00AM
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Try listing it and see how it goes. Someone might pay good money for it, who knows.

    Bookmark   June 26, 2010 at 10:33AM
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They are lovely art nouveau style frames.

Look carefully for maker's marks and indications of plate or sterling or pewter.

    Bookmark   June 26, 2010 at 11:38AM
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Thanks for all the knowledgeable comments. I will look for any marks to try to determine the material.

    Bookmark   June 26, 2010 at 8:11PM
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