Frequently asked questions

How do you pay?
Let us know how you would like to receive payment and we are happy to accommodate. We are able to pay via cash, Paypal, Wire Transfer, Check, and other methods.
How do I ship my items?
We are happy to take care of this for you. We can arrange a Fedex pickup from your home, or pick it up in person. You may also deliver it to your local USPS or Fedex location.
How does consignment work?
We are happy to help you consign your items and sell them for the most favorable price. Consignments are a way for you to sell you item via auction or a private sale. Consignment fees are generally 10% of the sale price.
Do you purchase other items besides Asian?
Yes! We purchase all types of items. Send us photos and we will let you know if we are interested.
Where are you located?
We are currently working virtually thought out the country at this time. We are happy meet in person by appointment in accordance with current health guidelines and safety measures.
How do I send you photos?
You may email us photos to [email protected] or text photos to +1(415) 792-4159.
What photos are important to identify my antique?
The more photos the better! Photos depend on what type of item you have. However, it is always good to send a photo of the front, back, and bottom of your item as well as any markings, stamps, or inscriptions on your pieces.
What is my Chinese antique worth?
This depends on a many factors. Generally, the older the piece, the more valuable it my be. However, do not let that discourage you from newer items. There are many new items that have a high value due to the craftsmanship, artist's name, raw material, or history of the item.