(Ticonderoga, NY) A rare French & Indian War powder horn was recently donated to Fort Ticonderoga. The powder horn originally belonged to Robert Fairchild (1737-1794) of Middletown, CT and was engraved at the British army camp at Lake George in 1756. The inscription on the horn reads “ROBERT FAIRCHILD HIS POWDER HORN MADE ATT LAKE GEORGE AUGUST THE 27 AD 1756.” In 1756 Fairchild served as a private in Major Jehoshaphat Starr’s company of Colonel David Wooster’s 2nd Connecticut Provincial Regiment serving that year between April 8 and December 3.
Limestone is a major sedimentary rock composed of calcite. Limestone can be directly processed into stone and fired into the quicklime. Lime has quicklime and hydrated lime. A lot of lime and limestone used as construction materials, an important raw material in many industrial lime production, most of the materials need to go through crushing, for the next pre-homogenization, storage, ingredients, grinding, drying, conveying process create good conditions.
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When we say “antique dealers”, we think of specialised people, responsible for buying and selling antiques. We refer here to valuable pieces of art, such as: jewellery, clothing, books, furniture, art and other valuable items. If you want to become a trustworthy and reliable antique dealer, you must learn a lot, especially in history, art, business and psychology, as well. You must be really prepared for this job. In addition, you must be able to handle all the office and the finance problems that might appear.
I’m sure you all heard of antique dealers. They are people specialised in buying and selling valuable items-antiques or collectables. We may include here vintage furniture, expensive jewellery, clothing, old books etc. Some antique dealers want to get specialised in examining a wide variety of historical products and other are interested in a specific type of objects. In order to become a good antique dealer, you must learn general concepts from history, art, psychology, marketing and business. As an antique dealer, you must handle your office and the finances, as well.
Antiques and collectables ask for a professional valuation as a way to establish their real value on the market. In order to do that, the best method is to value every single item, in term. This process is a good option for those customers who want to buy only one or more items. There are many antiques and collectables companies on the market which will offer you a complete estate valuation. Moreover, if you are interested in selling your collectables or antiques, the companies will give you recommendations on where you can sell them.
Antique dealers are persons entitled to buy and sell antiques. We may refer here to jewellery, furniture, art, clothing, books and other valuable items. Some of them can get specialised in a certain type of objects while others have a general specialisation, being able to examine a wide range of historical pieces. Becoming an antique dealer can be pretty difficult. You must know all the pieces you are selling, you need to manage the finances and the offices.