Aug 25, 2021. 14:20 UTC
United States of America

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Antique Chinese shutter, but when I research, it seems to be Korean shutters?


Purchased at estate sale forb$100

Answered within about 2 hours
Aug 25, 16:24 UTC
By Delia

Fair Market Value

$300 - $500 USD

Suggested Asking Price

$500 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Allison,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

An Asian elmwood double pierced window shutters
19th or 20th Century
Two hinged lattice shutters in a box frame
overall 40 inches high, 46 1/2 inches wide.
CONDITION: weathered and with some shrinkage apparent; some discoloring (red) to one side
PROVENANCE: acquired at an estate sale
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

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Allison findlay Sep 15, 17:00 UTC

It's one panel
Dimensions are
42.5 w in the middle
40” L

17” W on door
32” L of door
68” all the way across all the way open. I'm updating more pictures of exact measurements.

Allison findlay Sep 15, 17:03 UTC

Also apology on such a late response.

Delia Sep 16, 18:09 UTC

Thanks, Allison.
These kinds of shutters were made throughout Asia so it's hard to tell exactly where these were made, or when, as construction techniques on these does not vary much. They are not brand new, I'm quite sure of, however.

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