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Appraisal Day at Woodlawn
October 1 2016, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
This event, with Skinner, Inc. appraisers, Kerry Shrives and Jane Prentiss, is open to the public on a first come, first serve basis. Registration starts at 8:30 a.m. Participants will meet individually with one of the Skinner appraisers and receive information and a verbal appraisal of their item(s). Each participant is limited to 3 items. The fee is $20 per item, or 3 items for $50. After paying for the appropriate number of items to be appraised, the participant will be given a number and directed to a waiting area. For those who are waiting, there will be free admission to walk through the Black House. The public park and gardens will be open. If the weather is fair, you can also enjoy watching a game of 6 wicket croquet by the Woodlawn croquet players. Refreshments available for purchase.
Items that can be brought to this appraisal event are: porcelain, pottery, toys, dolls, silver, paintings, furniture and rugs. If you have large or particularly fragile items, Skinner recommends that good quality photos be substituted. If you have services of china or silver, please bring one example of each piece in a set accompanied by a list of the total number of pieces instead of the entire set. Items that are not included at this event are: coins, stamps, jewelry, and musical instruments.