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COMMONLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT ANTIQUES

Sarasota Antique Buyers. Antique Dealer Buying Collectible Antiques. Fine Art.

At Sarasota Antique Buyers, we are always looking for that one antique item to purchase or may be you have a whole antique collection. Specializing in fine antiques, art, antique furniture, antique porcelain, antique sterling silver, gold and sterling silver coins, and antique gold and estate jewelry, not forgetting costume jewelry. These are our true passion. We purchase single items, but also whole estates. Are you considering “down sizing”. Let us assist you in helping you value your sterling silver flatware set, sterling silver tea set, antique jewelry and fine antique art.

We Purchase All Types of Antiques, Antique Gold and Antique Sterling Silver..

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Sarasota Antique Buyers – Free Verbal Evaluation 

Are you looking for a FREE Verbal Evaluation on your Antiques, please email WITH PHOTOS and a description. This will enable us to respond back to you faster.

At Sarasota Antique Buyers we purchase within the whole state of Florida. Sarasota, Venice, Port Charlotte, Miami, Fort Myers, Naples, Tampa, Largo, St Pete to name a few.

Sarasota Antique Buyers  Is Purchasing Antique Silver

OK, antique buyers and silver lovers: Listen up. We’re going to talk about the difference between silver plate and sterling silver—two very different things that anyone who buys silver or sells silver should be aware of. Think of it as Silver School, and this class as Silver 101. Antique Sterling Silver. Just click the link. Is it silver plate or silver?

We Are Antique Experts

We Buy Antiques single items as well as entire estates in Sarasota, Englewood, St. Petersburg, Venice, Tampa, and Orlando areas.  We love to purchase English and Continental 18th, 19th and 20th century modern and traditional furniture, Oak, Mahogany, Walnut, and rosewood to name but a few. We are interested in all items that are in good or poor condition.

We Buy Antique Items such as Antique Art, Modern Art, Chinese Antiques, Silver, Gold and Jewelry in Every Pattern.

WHAT WE PURCHASE

  • Antique Silver
  • Antique Clocks
  • Antique Paintings
  • Antique Jewelry
  • Antique Furniture
  • Antique Porcelain
  • Modern Furniture & Sculptures
  • Estate Jewelry
  • Modern Art

Antique Silver

Have you unexpectedly come across a family heirloom antique silver tea set while rummaging through the attic or going through a dusty old closet? Among the first things that may enter your mind is how valuable is it? These tips will help you evaluate your piece, show

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Antique News

Tips on How to Sell Your Antique Silver Tea Set


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Have you unexpectedly come across a family heirloom antique silver tea set while rummaging through the attic or going through a dusty old closet? Among the first things that may enter your mind is how valuable is it? These tips will help you evaluate your piece, show you the difference between an antique sterling silver […]

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Sterling Silver vs. Plated


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Sometimes it’s hard to know whether you have a sterling silver or plated item. If you have antique jewelry, flatware, hollowware, hallmarks, etc. that you have no use for, you should strongly consider selling them to an expert antique buyer in Sarasota, Tampa or St. Petersburg. Whether or not you’re interested in selling the item, […]

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Sterling Silver vs. Silver Plate


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At Sarasota Antique Buyers, we are very interested in purchasing your sterling silver in the Tampa Bay area. Of course, we’re also interested in making sure our customers know just what their silver is worth. After all, too many people don’t realize the value of what they possess or even the type of silver they […]

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How Much Is Your Sterling Silver Tea Set Worth?


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At Sarasota Antique Buyers, we are frequently asked, “How much is my sterling silver tea set worth?” The answer can often be complicated since value is determined by so many different factors. These can add a great sophisticated look to any home, especially when they are both functional and decorative. And if your collection is […]

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Selling Jewelry Online 101: Basic Tips for Success


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Selling your antique jewelry online is an adventure, to be sure. You can end up doing very well for yourself, or you could end up getting taken. The outcome will depend on knowing the antique jewelry buyers, the market for jewelry, and the value of your pieces. If you are interested in selling antique jewelry […]

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Toss it or Treasure it? Are There Gems Hiding in Your Jewelry Box?


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When going through your jewelry box, do you often find yourself looking at pieces you’ve never worn or have only worn a few times? If you’ve inherited these pieces or bought them for very little from an estate sale or auction, you might wonder if they’re really worth keeping. Should you toss them to make […]

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4 Things That Might Diminish the Worth of Antique Porcelain


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Antique porcelain pieces can often be quite valuable, but a large part of this value comes from their condition. Pieces that aren’t in great condition won’t be worth as much, and in some cases, may actually have very little value. Here are four things that can diminish the overall value of your porcelain.   Chips […]

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A Guide to Choosing a Professional Art Appraiser to Know the Value of Your Art


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Are you ready to have your art professionally appraised? Whether you’ve collected pieces here and there over the years or have more recently decided to be a serious antique art collector, you do need to know the value of your collection. Even if you don’t think you have any really valuable pieces, you should still […]

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Why Should You Hire A Professional Estate Sale Company? Here’s Why…


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Have you inherited an estate you need to liquidate, or are you ready to sell much of your own estate? If so, you need to consider hiring a professional estate liquidator. These experts do more than just hold auctions or facilitate sales. They’re experts in what they do, and they know how to get the […]

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Good Places to Sell Original Paintings Online In Brandon | Lakeland | Ellenton


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Selling an antique painting can be a lengthy and painstaking process. You have to market it correctly, field calls from interested parties, and make sure it is properly showcased. You have to figure out how to protect it when someone comes to view it, and how to present it in a way that highlights its […]

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