San Diego Antique Restoration

San Diego Antique Restoration Antique Chinese Statues

by Mark Fry |August 21, 2016 |0 Comments | Restoration, Sculpture, Videos | , , , ,

San Diego Antique Restoration of Antique Chinese Statues

San Diego Antique Restoration of 14th Century Chinese Statues. These 2 pieces are tang dynasty 618-907 ad ming dynasty 1368-1644 ad figurines/statues. The statues arrived in chunks, pieces and little fragments.  Careful piecing, gluing and retouching was needed for a successful repair. Watch the video below –

Museum Quality Restoration Services (MQRS) is a Coachella Valley Furniture and Antique repair and restoration service serving all of Southern California and beyond.  Please read our many letters of recommendation. Owner/operator Mark Fry has 45 years experience, Call Mark now to discuss your project – (760) 329-2294 or Toll Free on 1-800-524-7145

Museum Quality Restoration Services reviews

Museum Quality Restoration Services reviews [VIDEO]

by Mark Fry |June 28, 2016 |0 Comments | Restoration, Videos | , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Museum Quality Restoration Services Reviews – repeat client testimonials

Watch the slideshow below of Museum Quality Restoration Services reviews.  The video features restoration jobs from repeat clients and their testimonials about the completed work.  For more slideshows please click to visit our YouTube page

Antique restoration projects shown are:

  1. An oriental teak bench, painted tall boy dresser and chinese rosewood bookcase for a client in La Quinta CA
  2. Onassis Bar Stools and a carpathium elm burlwood veneer bar for a client in Palm Springs CA
  3. A Tiger oak wood china cabinet and antique mahogany picture frame for a customer in Palm Desert CA.

Many more testimonials are available to view on this page: MQRS/Letters of Recommendation

Antique restoration expert Mark FryContact Mark at MQRS today to talk about your project 760-329-2294 or Toll free 1-800-524-7145

Museum Quality Restoration Services of Sky Valley CA is a Coachella Valley based furniture and antique repair and restoration service.  Owner/operator Mark Fry has 45 years experience in restoring a wide variety of antiques, furniture and sculpture.  MSQR is located in Riverside County and serves the Southern California area, nearby towns include Palm Springs, Palm Desert, Rancho Mirage, Indian Wells, Bermuda Dunes, La Quinta and Indio.
Repaired Han Dynasty Horse

Western Han Dynasty Horse – Xian – 200 BC to 16 AD

by Mark Fry |July 14, 2013 |0 Comments | Restoration, Sculpture | , , , ,

Western Han Dynasty Horse Statue -Xian – 200 BC to 16 AD.
Terra Cotta, 2,200 Years Old.

This antique Chinese statue of a horse was badly damaged in shipping – the back legs and the rider broke off.  I glued and repaired the broken legs and body, then filled, smoothed, and touched up the repairs. read more

Restored Oriental Jewelry Box

Oriental Jewelry Box Repaired & Restored

by Mark Fry |July 14, 2013 |2 Comments | Restoration | , ,

Oriental Jewelry Box Repaired and Original Finish Restored

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Chinese Screen 06

Cleaning an Oriental Screen

by Mark Fry |July 14, 2013 |0 Comments | Restoration | , ,

This Chinese screen needed cleaning and refreshing.

Here is the image gallery of the work, please click on the images to expand and scroll through with the arrows at the side.

Oriental Warrior Chest Repair

Oriental Warrior Chest

by Mark Fry |July 13, 2013 |0 Comments | Restoration | , , , ,

Oriental Warrior Chest With Decorative Brass.

A full restoration: repaired from worm and beetle damage, and restored finish.  Here is an extract from the Angie’s List Review left by the client (See screenshot of the full review at bottom of page):

“he completely restored a Chinese antique chest (more than 300 years old) that had termite damage, structural weakness and severe damage to metal scrolling plus other issues… The Chinese cabinet work was truly “museum quality”.   read more

Chinese Rosewood Sitting Table

Chinese Rosewood Sitting Table

by Mark Fry |July 13, 2013 |0 Comments | Restoration | , ,

Chinese Rosewood Sitting Table Restoration

The top of this table was loose and the finish was damaged.  The table had to be taken completely apart, joints cleaned and re-glued, reassembled, and then the original finish restored. read more

Chinese Rosewood Nest Tables

Chinese Rosewood Carved Nest Tables

by Mark Fry |July 13, 2013 |0 Comments | Restoration | , , ,

A Set of Chinese Rosewood Carved Nest Tables

Re-glued & Original Finish Restored read more

19th Century Chinese Cabinet

by Mark Fry |December 17, 2010 |0 Comments | Restoration | , , ,

Cut Down Cabinet Depth

Cut top and sides and inside structure and re-cut joints.

Cut Bottom

During Restoration

During Restoration

Shape and Fit Joints

Re-cut & Fit All Drawer Guides

Cut Down & Re-Glue Drawers

Cut and re-glue drawers.

Fit & Glue Back


Cabinet depth has been cut in alf. Drawers are fully functional.

Clay Chinese Horse Restored

Clay Chinese Horse – Restored

by Mark Fry |December 17, 2010 |0 Comments | Restoration, Sculpture | , , , ,

Clay Chinese Horse - Missing Foot Made & Restored To Original Shape & Color

Chinese Clay Horse Restored