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A Music Box for the Ages Plays On

A Music Box for the Ages Plays On

An unlikely series of events led to acquiring the sale of a Regina Music Box that’s recently graced our Midtown gallery. The Musical Box stands about 5.5 feet tall with a window showcasing a polyphon disc that plays 15 lively tunes with clarity that sets the toes to...
Uncovering an Antique Renaissance Treasure

Uncovering an Antique Renaissance Treasure

In the business of antique appraisals, I’ve come to expect the unexpected. But, I never anticipated the treasure I found in a very modest South Sacramento Home I visited several months ago. A 9 ft. tall bed under an 8 foot ceiling? The homeowner had seen my appraisals...