How to Become an Antique Dealer

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Antique Dealer Job Description

Antique dealers are responsible for buying and selling various antiques, such as ceramics, glass, paintings, sculptures, books, clocks, and many others.


Antique Dealer Job Duties

• Represent clients in the purchase or sale of antiques

• Purchase items from auctions and private sales on behalf of clients

• Establish and maintain a network of industry contacts

• Visit salesrooms and auction houses

• Perform minor restoration work

• May estimate the value of antiques

• Refer clients to other professionals as necessary, such as antique appraise


Scholarships for Becoming an Antique Dealer

The Applicable Majors section below shows fields of study relevant to a career as an Antique Dealer. You can search for scholarships matched to those fields of study on our Art History Scholarships page.


Success Tip: Be sure to apply for any scholarships that you even barely qualify for, as there are millions of dollars of scholarships that go unused every year due to a lack of applicants!


Becoming an Antique Dealer: Applicable Majors

Studying one of the university majors listed below is an excellent starting point for becoming an Antique Dealer. Click on the links to find out what else you can do with these majors!


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