Originally Posted by springs1971
Alex, we are in the exact position at the moment, and we contacted the local society who are sending someone local out to assess them for us. Their advice so far is pre 1950 are the most collectable.
Good idea, thanks. I live in an isolated, rural area and consider it unlikely that we have many local experts; but if I contact an organization in The City, maybe they can make a recommendation.
I'd hate to walk in, ignorant, to a dealer; or leave the thing with an appraiser of unknown repute.