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Robbins Appraisals & Estate Sales

Independent, well researched antiques and residential contents appraisals. Whether you're buying, selling or insuring.



Jan with Wendell Garrett

Jan, shown here with the late Wendell Garrett, Consultant of Americana at Sotheby's Editor-at-Large of The Magazine Antiques



About Robbins Appraisals:

Owned and operated by Jan Robbins Durr, ISA, Certified Appraiser of antiques and residential contents. A member of the International Society of Appraisers, Jan provides ethical and reliable identification and appraisal valuation services to clients for insurance coverage, claims, resale, equitable distribution, and charitable contributions. Valuations are based on the reason or function based on the client needs for an appraisal. Completion of the ISA personal property appraisal program, continuing education seminars and experience in the antiques retail market, has provided Jan with knowledge and expertise to serve clients in a competent manner. The typewritten document is provided following thorough inspection and research of the client’s property, plus a post-consultation. The appraisal report complies with governmental standards of development and content as well as with professional ethical standards. Appraisals meet both the standards of USPAP ( read more ), and the ISA report writing criteria. Jan has completed both the 15 hr. USPAP and bi-annual updates mandated by The Appraisal Foundation. Based in Charlotte, Robbins Appraisals, provides service to both North Carolina and South Carolina.

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corner cabinet

Fine Southern Federal Inlaid Walnut Corner Cabinet, attributed to Cleveland Co., NC. Sold for $9,000. Found in the S.C. Piedmont & brokered to Wooten & Wooten Auctions, Camden, SC.