Trash or Treasure: Political buttons from the Civil War era would be worth hundreds in perfect condition

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OKLAHOMA CITY - A lot of common items from the past may be worth hundreds on today's market.

An Ohio Valley Glass basket that was made in the 1930s doesn't have much value on the open market, but is worth more in sentimental value.

The basket is worth $10 to $12.

An old school bell that was used before 1950 is worth $50 to $75 after it was painted and is missing its frame.

A Civil War button in perfect condition would be worth $400 to $700, but since it is missing the medallions and is glued to a board, it is only worth $75 to $100.

A 12-piece setting made of china is worth $200 to $250.

Check if you have any treasures around your house that could be worth money!

Bring your antiques to local antique expert Matt McNeil, ISA CAPP, and he will determine if they are Trash or Treasure.

You may have two of your family heirlooms, antiques or prized possessions appraised for free. Large items like furniture and weapons are not applicable.

To set up an appointment to be on the show, please call 405-478-6322 and leave a message. Due to the high call volume, it may take a few days, at most weeks, for your call to be returned.

Appointments are Wednesdays at 2:45 p.m. and must be scheduled in advance.

444 East Britton Rd.
Oklahoma City, OK. 73114
On Britton Road between I-235 & I-35.

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